The Longman handbook of early modern Europe, 1453-1763
- Chris Cook and Philip Broadhead.
- Harlow : Longman, 2001.
- Physical description
- ix, 398 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Section 1: Political History Section 2: Warfare and Diplomacy Section 3: Religion Section 4: The Expansion of Europe Section 5: Biographies Section 6: Glossary of Terms and Places Section 7: Economy and Society Section 8: Culture and Society Section 9: Bibliography.
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- Publisher's Summary
- The essential companion to Europe during the early modern period a user-friendly compendium of key facts and figures. Building on the success of other Handbooks in this series, this volume covers Europe from the fall of Constantinople in 1453 to the treaty of Paris in 1763. Embracing all the major aspects of European political, social, economic and cultural history during the period, it reflects the enormous changes that transformed Europe over three centuries. Key themes include the Reformation, Imperial Spain, the Revolt of the Netherlands, the Thirty Years War and the Enlightenment, with a detailed examination of European expansion overseas.
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- Related Work
- Early modern Europe.
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