Making Europe: The Story Of The West, Volume Ii: Since 1550 by Frank L. KidnerMaking Europe: The Story Of The West, Volume Ii: Since 1550 by Frank L. Kidner

Making Europe: The Story Of The West, Volume Ii: Since 1550

byFrank L. Kidner, Maria Bucur, Ralph Mathisen

Paperback | January 1, 2013

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Developed by a team of authors who have spent many years making history accessible to a diverse range of readers, each chapter of MAKING EUROPE begins with clear learning objectives and timelines, and continues with an accessible narrative that uses focus questions throughout the text to help all readers understand historical concepts. The "Check-In" feature and the "Test Yourself" questions at the end of each chapter help you assess your understanding of the material. The text uses stories of ordinary people and their impact on history, and visually stunning images and maps that make learning history interesting. Available in the following split options: MAKING EUROPE, Second Edition Complete; Since 1300; Volume 1: To 1790; and Volume 2: Since 1550.
Frank L. Kidner is Professor of History Emeritus at San Francisco State University, where he taught from 1968 until his retirement in 2006. He has also taught in the Western Civilization program at Stanford University and at Amherst College. His courses include Western Civilization, undergraduate and graduate courses in Early Modern Eu...
Title:Making Europe: The Story Of The West, Volume Ii: Since 1550Format:PaperbackDimensions:560 pages, 10.7 × 8.5 × 0.8 inPublished:January 1, 2013Publisher:Wadsworth PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1111841349

ISBN - 13:9781111841348


Table of Contents

15. A Century of Crisis, 1550-1650.16. State Building and the European State System 1648-1789.17. The Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment, 1550-1790.18. Trade and Empire, 1700-1800.19. Revolutionary France and Napoleonic Europe, 1775-1815.20. Restoration and Reform: Conservative and Liberal Europe, 1814-1847.21. Industrialization and Society, 1800-1850.22. The Triumph of the Nation-State, 1848-1900.23. The Culture of Industrial Europe, 1850-1914.24. The Age of Imperialism, 1870-1914.25. War and Revolution, 1900-1918.26. A Decade of Revolutionary Experiments, 1918-1929.27. Democracy Under Siege, 1929-1945.28. Europe Divided, 1945-1968.29. Lifting the Iron Curtain, 1969-1991.30. Europe in a Globalizing World, 1991 to the Present.