The Routledge Companion To Early Modern Europe, 1453¿1763 by Chris CookThe Routledge Companion To Early Modern Europe, 1453¿1763 by Chris Cook

The Routledge Companion To Early Modern Europe, 1453¿1763

byChris Cook, Philip BroadheadEditorChris Cook

Paperback | February 26, 2007

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This compact and highly accessible work of reference covers the broad sweep of events as Europe transformed during the period from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment.

ThisCompanionexamines the centuries that saw the Reformation and Counter-Reformation, the expansion of Europe and the beginnings of imperialism and enormous changes in the way government and kingship were conducted.

With a wealth of chronologies, tables, family trees and maps, this handy book is an indispensable resource for all students and teachers of early modern history.

Chris Cookis a Visiting Research Fellow at the LSE Library. He is currently working on theRoutledge Companionto the History of Christianity.Philip Broadheadis Pro-Warden (Students) at Goldsmith's College, London where he has taught early modern history for many years.
Title:The Routledge Companion To Early Modern Europe, 1453¿1763Format:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.9 inPublished:February 26, 2007Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415409586

ISBN - 13:9780415409582


Table of Contents

Section 1: Political History  Section 2: Warfare and Diplomacy  Section 3: Religion  Section 4: The Expansion of Europe  Section 5: Economy and Society  Section 6: Culture and Society  Section 7: Biographies  Section 8: Glossary of Terms  Section 9: Bibliography

Editorial Reviews

'The entries are by necessity brief and condensed but the range of entries more than compensates: this remains one of the best, if not the best, starting points for anyone wanting the essential information required about an event or person during this period.' - Contemporary Review