Twentieth century Europe.

With a supplementary chapter on modern science
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Twentieth-Century Europe: A Brief History presents readers with a concise and accessible survey of the most significant themes and political events that shaped European history in the 20th and 21st centuries. For ease of comprehension, the book is carefully organized into four sections—two covering the period prior to World War II, and two dealing with events of the war and post-war period up to the 5/5(11).

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The book deals with our common European past and memory, and with a diverse set of television narratives. Europe in the Twentieth Century, Update. Robert O. Paxton, Paxton. Rating details 65 ratings 3 reviews. Paxton (Columbia U.) updated this fourth edition of his undergraduate-level survey textbook to trace the causes of the most significant events in Europe in the twentieth century, including changes in social, economic and political systems as well as the effects of war, revolution, and violent /5.

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Ranging widely over the whole of Europe and the entirety of the. Like its predecessors, Twentieth-Century Europe: a Brief History, Second Edition, is intended to meet the need for a concise yet comprehensive survey of the significant themes of European history during a century of both achievement and gh the text is short enough to permit additional outside readings, it will nevertheless serve the reader as a reliable introduction to European.

A Social History of Twentieth-Century Europe offers a systematic overview on major aspects of social life, including population, family and households, social inequalities and mobility, the welfare state, work, consumption and leisure, social cleavages in politics, urbanization as well as education, religion and culture.

It also addresses major debates and diverging interpretations of.Twentieth Century Western Europe. Miniature book production in Western Europe (and Spanish language miniatures in the Americas) began the twentieth century with a greater emphasis on commercial publishers exploiting the full range of technologies developed in the previous century.

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