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Title:
A history of Eastern Europe 1740-1918
Author:
Armour, Ian D.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
London : Hodder Arnold ; New York : Distributed in the U.S. by Oxford University Press, 2006.
Physical Description:
viii, 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
I. The eighteenth-century background 1740-1804. 1. People, states, and societies -- 2. War, enlightenment, and nationalism -- 3. The Habsburg Monarchy's attempt at modernisation -- 4. The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth -- 5. The Ottoman Empire -- 6. Russia and Prussia as regional powers -- II. Nationalism, revolution, and state-formation 1804-1867. 7. Forces of the age: the international scene 1804-1867 -- 8. Change 1804-1867 -- 9. The Habsburg Monarchy from enlightened absolution to the Ausgleich -- 10. The Ottoman Empire and the Balkan Nation-States -- 11. Russia and Prussia 1804-1867 -- III. Nationalism, independence, and modernisation 1867-1918. 12. Nation-States and modernisation -- 13. The Austro-Hungarian Monarchy 1867-1914 -- 14. Ottoman retreat and the Balkan Nation-States to 1914 -- 15. The Russian and German Empire to 1914 -- 16. The First World War 1914-1918 -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index.
ISBN:
9780340760406
Format :
Book