all ebooks in category: History of Switzerland (9)

Magic and Witchery in the Modern West
English | 2019 | ISBN: 303015548X | 259 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This book marks twenty years since the publication of Professor Ronald Hutton’s The Triumph of the Moon, a major contribution to the historical study of …

The Changing Face of Early Modern Time, 1550–1770
English | 2019 | ISBN: 3030153525 | 292 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

This book provides a reinterpretation of early modern clock and watch dials on the basis of use. Between 1550 and the emergence of a standard …

An Iron Wind: Europe Under Hitler [Repost]
English | April 3, 2018 | ISBN: 0465057748 | 384 pages | EPUB | 1.00 Mb

A vivid account of German-occupied Europe during World War II that reveals civilians' struggle to understand the terrifying chaos of war In An Iron Wind …

Renaissance Responses to Technological Change
English | 2019 | ISBN: 331996898X | 370 Pages | PDF | 8.67 MB

This book foregrounds the pressures that three transformative technologies in the long sixteenth century—the printing press, gunpowder, and the magnetic compass—placed on long-held literary practices, …

Capital and Colonialism: The Return on British Investments in Africa 1869–1969 (repost)
English | ISBN: 3030197107 | 2019 | 402 pages | PDF | 7 MB

This book engages in the long-standing debate on the relationship between capitalism and colonialism. Specifically, Rönnbäck and Broberg study the interaction between imperialist policies, colonial …

Elizabeth I and Religion 1558-1603 (Lancaster Pamphlets)
English | December 18, 1993 | ISBN: 0415073529, 1138133531 | EPUB | 88 pages | 0.2 MB

Susan Doran describes and analyses the process of the Elizabethan Reformation, placing it in an English and a European context. She examines the religious views …

Ottonian Queenship (Repost)
English | 2017 | ISBN: 019880010X | PDF | pages: 272 | 2.6 mb

This is the first major study in English of the queens of the Ottonian dynasty (919-1024). The Ottonians were a family from Saxony who are …

Shaping Ireland’s Independence: Nationalist, Unionist, and British Solutions to the Irish Question, 1909–1925
English | PDF,EPUB | 2019 | 345 Pages | ISBN : 3030211177 | 6.52 MB

This book explores the political and ideological developments that resulted in the establishment of two separate states on the island of Ireland: the Irish Free …

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Becoming a Queen in Early Modern Europe
English | 2019 | ISBN: 3030118479 | 256 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Queens of Poland are conspicuously absent from the study of European queenship―an absence which, together with early modern Poland’s marginal place in the historiography, results …