all ebooks in category: 19th Century World History (51)

Europe 1850-1914
English | ISBN: 1405801344 | 2008 | 422 pages | PDF | 4 MB

This innovative survey of European history from the middle of the nineteenth century to the outbreak of the First World War tells the story of …

The Napoleonic Wars: A Global History
English | February 10, 2020 | ISBN: 0199951063 | EPUB/PDF | 960 pages | 8.7/156 MB

Austerlitz, Wagram, Borodino, Trafalgar, Leipzig, Waterloo: these are the places most closely associated with the era of the Napoleonic Wars. But how did this period …

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The Great Stink
English | EPUB | 3.7 MB

A mystery that offers “a gripping and richly atmospheric glimpse into the literal underworld of Victorian England—the labyrinthine London sewer system” (Publishers Weekly, starred review). …

European Ironclads 1860-75: The Gloire sparks the great ironclad arms race (Osprey New Vanguard 269)
2019 | ISBN: 1472826760 | English | 49 Pages | True PDF | 8,7 MB

From the launching of La Gloire to the emergence of modern turreted battleships in 1875, this book offers a fascinating insight into Continental Europe's innovative …

«The Empire of the Tsars» by Anatole Leroy-Beaulieu
English | ISBN: 9781537809274 | EPUB | 0.6 MB

The Russians themselves will say at times they have no history. Some, like Tchaadáyef of old, deplore the fact in melancholy strain, passionate and eloquent, …

Tocqueville's Discovery of America
English | EPUB | 2.5 MB

Alexis de Tocqueville is more quoted than read; commentators across the political spectrum invoke him as an oracle who defined America and its democracy for …

Famous Battles and How They Shaped the Modern World 1588-1943 : From the Armada to Stalingrad
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1526727412 | 192 Pages | ePUB | 2.61 MB

Why are some battles remembered more than others? Surprisingly, it is not just size that matters, nor the number of dead, the 'decisiveness' of battles …

Moltke and his Generals: A Study in Leadership
2015 | ISBN: 1910294411, 1912174766 | English | 256 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

When Helmuth von Moltke took over as Chief of the Prussian General Staff, the Prussian army had not fought for more than forty years. Yet …

A People's History of Modern Europe (repost)
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0745332463, 0745332455 | 256 pages | PDF | 4,5 MB

The origin of capitalism and modern industrialism—and, not unrelated, the birthplace of Marxism—modern Europe provided the perfect conditions for a great number of political revolutions. …

The Battle of Gettysburg, Illustrated Edition
English | July 26th, 2016 | ISBN: 0368563286, 1636007198 | 126 pages | EPUB | 8.27 MB

Includes 30 maps and plans to illustrate the bloody engagement at Gettysburg. Originally published as a 72-page pamphlet for private circulation only, and then first …