all ebooks in category: Modern History (15)

Commercial Networks and European Cities, 1400–1800
English | 2015 | pages: 323 | ISBN: 1848934505 | PDF | 2,1 mb

Merchant networks generated trade and the exchange of goods between the cities of early modern Europe. This collection of essays analyses these commercial networks, focusing …

Les relations internationales de 1871 à 1914 - 4e édition
English | EPUB | 3.6 MB

L’année 1871 consacre la prépondérance de l’Allemagne bismarckienne en Europe et le début de l’apogée européen dans le monde. La Grande Guerre sera fatale à …

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 …

Rethinking Modern European Intellectual History
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0199769230, 0199769249 | 320 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

Modern European intellectual history is thriving as never before. It has recovered from an era in which other trends like social and cultural history threatened …

From WARRIORS to SOLDIERS: THE EVOLUTION OF WAR
English | 2020 | ASIN: B084MK9BR2 | 189 Pages | EPUB | 0.5 MB

Traditional methods of studying the past have always given greater importance to nationalist, religious and moral interests, which subordinated the historical fact to the System …

State and Society: A Social and Political History of Britain since 1870
English | ISBN: 1474243452, 1474243460 | March 23, 2017 | EPUB | 544 pages | 7.55 MB

As a vigorous interpretation of political and social developments in Britain since the late-Victorian era, State and Society is one of the most respected and …

Empires between Islam and Christianity, 1500-1800
English | ISBN: 1438474350 | 2019 | 472 pages | PDF | 11 MB

A wide-ranging consideration of early modern Muslim and Christian empires, covering the Iberian, Ottoman and Mughal worlds, including questions of political economy, images and representations, …

Four Seasons: A Ming Emperor and His Grand Secretaries in Sixteenth-Century China
2016 | ISBN: 1442265582, 1442265590 | English | 294 pages | PDF | 1 MB

This important contribution to imperial Chinese history illuminates the basic concerns of the Ming state. Eminent scholar John W. Dardess shows in fascinating detail how …

Painting Imperialism and Nationalism Red: The Ukrainian Marxist Critique of Russian Communist Rule in Ukraine, 1918-1925
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1442648511 | 288 pages | PDF | 4 MB

In Painting Imperialism and Nationalism Red, Stephen Velychenko traces the first expressions of national, anti-colonial Marxism to 1918 and the Russian Bolshevik occupation of Ukraine. …

Families, Values, and the Transfer of Knowledge in Northern Societies, 1500–2000
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0367077574 | 316 Pages | PDF | 2.36 MB

This edited collection sheds light on Nordic families' strategies and methods for transferring significant cultural heritage to the next generation over centuries. Contributors explore why …