The Complete Idiot's Guide to European History, 2e

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Penguin, Oct 4, 2011 - History - 464 pages
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Fascinating, fact-filled writing that delivers hundreds of years in the life of the European continent.

Terrific supplementary reading for AP History students.

 

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I.G. European History Primer

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Contents

Title Page
The End ofthe World as We Know
Time for a Change in the Church
Time for an Alternative to the Church
The Catholic and Counter Reformations
Might Makes Right Right? c 14501750
Our Religion Is Better Than Your Religion
Am I in Charge? Absolutely
You Say You Want More Revolution? c 1776
The Industrial Revolution
Intriguing New Ideologies
NineteenthCentury Growing Pains
What a Tangled
Big Wars and Big Bangs Twentieth Century
Second Verse Worse Than the First
The Cold War

The Eastern Absolutists
Revolutions Galore c 15001800
Revolt ofthe Scientists
The Agricultural Revolution and an Expanding Europe
The French Revolution
As Crazy as Ever c 1989
Out With the Old USSR In With the New Russia
The EU the Euro and the Unstable Economy
Appendix A Major Events in European History
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