A Concise History of Modern Europe: Liberty, Equality, Solidarity

A Concise History of Modern Europe: Liberty, Equality, Solidarity

David S. Mason


Highlighting the main occasions, rules, and contributors that experience formed sleek Europe, this clean and energetic publication presents a succinct heritage of the continent from the Enlightenment to the current. Drawing at the enduring topic of revolution, David S. Mason explores the motives and outcomes of revolution: political, monetary, and clinical; the advance of human rights; and problems with ecu id and integration. He intentionally avoids an in depth chronology of each state and period of time through emphasizing the main the most important occasions in shaping modern Europe. Fourteen concentrated chapters tackle such topical concerns because the Enlightenment; the French Revolution and Napoleon; the economic Revolution; the theories and influence of Marx and Darwin; the revolutions of 1848, 1917, and 1989; the unifications of Germany and Italy; eu imperialism; the 2 global Wars; the chilly conflict and decolonization; and the evolution and enlargement of the ecu Union. Any reader wanting a wide review of the sweep of ecu historical past considering that 1789 will locate this e-book, released in a primary version lower than the name Revolutionary Europe, an interesting and cohesive narrative.

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