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European political facts of the twentieth century

Chris Cook

European political facts of the twentieth century

by Chris Cook

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Published by Palgrave in Houndmills, Basingstoke, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International agencies -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChris Cook and John Paxton.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    SeriesHistorical and political facts, Historical and political facts (Palgrave (Firm))
    ContributionsPaxton, John., Cook, Chris, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJN12 .C643 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 481 p. ;
    Number of Pages481
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15500462M
    ISBN 100333792033
    LC Control Number00055686
    OCLC/WorldCa44446743

      This century witnessed two world wars, the Great Depression of the s, the Holocaust in Europe, the Cold War, revolutionary social equality movements, and the exploration of space. Follow the changes in this decade-by-decade timeline of the 20th : Jennifer Rosenberg. Get this from a library! The fall and rise of Europe: a political, social, and cultural history of the twentieth century. [Henry Maximilian Pachter].

    The paper in this book meets the minimum requirements of American National Standard for Information Sciences— Permanence of Paper for Printed Library Materials, ANSI Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data A History of twentieth-century African literatures / edited by Oyekan Owomoyela. p. cm.   Contesting Democracy: Political Ideas in 20th-Century EuropeJan-Werner MüllerYale University Press, pp, £25Is the voice of the people the voice of God? Or is it the voice of fallible mortals, capable of evil as well as good? Conflict between these two positions, as Jan-Werner Müller shows in this fine study of the impact of mass democracy on European political cultures, has been a.

    Twentieth-Century Europe IAN KERSHAW The 'Final Solution' in History (New York: Pantheon Books, ), 20, 3 iff. War and Political Violence in Twentieth-Century Europe In what follows I hope to offer some hints of my own highly tentative and War and Political Violence in Twentieth-Century Europe in. The historical twentieth century began with the First World War in and ended seventy-five years later with the collapse of the Soviet Empire in The short century saw the end of European dominance and the rise of American power and influence throughout the world. The twentieth century was an American century—perhaps the American.


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