Europe: A History

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Random House, Sep 30, 2010 - History - 1392 pages
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From the Ice Age to the Cold War, from Reykjavik to the Volga, from Minos to Margaret Thatcher, Norman Davies here tells the entire story of Europe in a single volume. It is the most ambitious history of the continent ever undertaken.

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User Review  - Sara Reis - Goodreads

This all-encompassing European history book is a feat of research. It gives a wide and comprehensive understanding of the history of the European continent, not just Western Europe, but Central ... Read full review

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User Review  - Greg Perowne - Goodreads

Davies does a wonderful job of tying together loose ends frequently ignored by conventional historians. Particularly in the first parts, I learned a great deal about the Greek presence in Italy, the ... Read full review

About the author (2010)

Norman Davies C. M. G., F. B. A. is Professor Emeritus of the University of London, a Supernumerary Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford, and the author of several books on Polish and European history, including God's Playground, White Eagle, Red Star, The Isles, Microcosm and Europe: East and West.

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