A History of Modern Europe: From 1815 to the Present

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John Wiley & Sons, Dec 10, 2012 - History - 464 pages
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A History of Modern Europe surveys European history from the defeat of Napoleon to the twenty-first century, presenting major historical themes in an authoritative and compelling narrative. 

  • Concise, readable single volume covering Europe from the early nineteenth century through the early twenty-first century
  • Vigorous interpretation of events reflects a fresh, concise perspective on European history
  • Clear and thought-provoking treatment of major historical themes
  • Lively narrative reflects complexity of modern European history, but remains accessible to those unfamiliar with the field



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Albert S. Lindemann is Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Among his publications are Antisemitism, A History (2010), Esau's Tears: Modern Anti-Semitism and the Rise of the Jews (1997), The Jew Accused: Three Anti-Semitic Affairs (1992), and A History of European Socialism (1983).

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