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Modern History - 1700 to 1900

 

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The French Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

£8.99

William Doyle

9780198840077
Paperback
November 2019

Very Short Introductions

William Doyle chronicles the unfolding events of the French Revolution, from the quarrels of the first revolutionaries with the king, to the Terror, to the rise of Napoleon. Considering how and why the revolution destroyed the age-old cultural, institutional, and social structures in France, Doyle also explores its lasting effects today.

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The Holy Roman Empire: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Joachim Whaley

9780198748762
Paperback
July 2018

Very Short Introductions

This Very Short Introduction explores the thousand-year history of the Holy Roman Empire, from its origins in 800 as Charlemagne's Frankish kingdom, to its destruction by Napoleon. Throughout, Joachim Whaley analyses the empire's crucial impact and role in the history of European power and politics.

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The Ascent of John Tyndall: Victorian Scientist, Mountaineer, and Public Intellectual

£25.00

Roland Jackson

9780198788959
Hardback
March 2018

John Tyndall was a leading scientific figure in Victorian Britain, who established the physical basis of the greenhouse effect, and why the sky is blue. This rich biography describes the colourful life and achievements of this brilliant communicator, physicist, and mountaineer, who ascended from humble beginnings to the heart of Victorian society.

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Braddock's Defeat: The Battle of the Monongahela and the Road to Revolution

£11.99

David L. Preston

9780190658519
Paperback
January 2018

Pivotal Moments in American History

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The Industrial Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Robert C. Allen

9780198706786
Paperback
February 2017

Very Short Introductions

The Industrial Revolution was one of the great, transforming events of world history. Robert C. Allen explains what happened during this period, and why. He asks why the revolution occured in Britain rather than other countries, and looks at the impact of changing technology and business organizations on contemporary social structures.

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Public Health: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

Virginia Berridge

9780199688463
Paperback
July 2016

Very Short Introductions

This Very Short Introduction outlines the nature of public health in our world today and places public health in its historical context from the earliest times, analysing in particular the changes in public health regulation through the nineteenth century and the twentieth and twenty first centuries.

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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk: Heir to the Empire

£11.99

Ryan Gingeras

9780190250010
Paperback
November 2015

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The Modern Middle East: A History

Fourth Edition

£35.99

James L. Gelvin

9780190218867
Paperback
July 2015

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The Condition of the Working Class in England

£9.99

Friedrich Engels, David McLellan

9780199555888
Paperback
May 2009

Oxford World's Classics

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The English Constitution

£7.99

Walter Bagehot, Miles Taylor

9780199539017
Paperback
March 2009

Oxford World's Classics

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Imperial Germany 1871-1918

£24.49

James Retallack

9780199204878
Paperback
April 2008

Oxford Short History of Germany

An international team of twelve expert contributors provides both an introduction to and an interpretation of the key themes in German history from the foundation of the Reich in 1871 to the end of the First World War in 1918.

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Rebellions and Revolutions: China from the 1880s to 2000

Second Edition

£33.99

Jack Gray

9780198700692
Paperback
April 2003

Short Oxford History of the Modern World

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Barricades and Borders: Europe 1800-1914

Third Edition

£29.49

Robert Gildea

9780199253005
Paperback
March 2003

Short Oxford History of the Modern World

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Endurance and Endeavour: Russian History 1812-2001

Fifth Edition

£33.99

J. N. Westwood

9780199246175
Paperback
October 2002

Short Oxford History of the Modern World

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The French Revolution, 1789-1799

£24.49

Peter McPhee

9780199244140
Paperback
December 2001

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The French Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

William Doyle

9780192853967
Paperback
August 2001

Very Short Introductions

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Nineteenth-Century Britain: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

Christopher Harvie, Colin Matthew

9780192853981
Paperback
August 2000

Very Short Introductions

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The Eighteenth Century: Europe 1688-1815

£26.49

T. C. W. Blanning

9780198731207
Paperback
May 2000

Short Oxford History of Europe

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The Nineteenth Century: Europe 1789-1914

£26.49

T. C. W. Blanning

9780198731351
Paperback
May 2000

Short Oxford History of Europe

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Origins of the French Revolution

Third Edition

£37.99

William Doyle

9780198731740
Paperback
May 1999

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