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The Resource A history of the modern world, by R.R. Palmer

A history of the modern world, by R.R. Palmer

Label
A history of the modern world
Title
A history of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
by R.R. Palmer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D209
LC item number
.P26 1956
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A history of the modern world, by R.R. Palmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"1961."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [899]-945) and index
Contents
The rise of Europe -- The revolution in the Christian church, 1300-1560 -- The Wars of Religion, 1560-1648 -- The establishment of West-European leadership -- The transformation of Eastern Europe, 1648-1740 -- The struggle for wealth and empire -- The scientific view of the world -- The age of enlightenment -- The French Revolution -- Napoleonic Europe -- Reaction vs. progress, 1815-48 -- A revolution that misfired -- The consolidation of large nation-states, 1859-71 -- European civilization, 1871-1914 -- Europe's world supremacy -- The first world war -- The Russian revolution -- The apparent victory of democracy -- Democracy and dictatorship -- The cataclysm : the second world war and its aftermath
Control code
871600
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 2nd ed., rev. /
  • with the collaboration of Joel Colton.
Extent
xvi, 945, xxvi pages
Lccn
56005395
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Markings and notations by Molly Ivins. Cover partially detached. Fragile condition. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)871600
Label
A history of the modern world, by R.R. Palmer
Publication
Note
"1961."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [899]-945) and index
Contents
The rise of Europe -- The revolution in the Christian church, 1300-1560 -- The Wars of Religion, 1560-1648 -- The establishment of West-European leadership -- The transformation of Eastern Europe, 1648-1740 -- The struggle for wealth and empire -- The scientific view of the world -- The age of enlightenment -- The French Revolution -- Napoleonic Europe -- Reaction vs. progress, 1815-48 -- A revolution that misfired -- The consolidation of large nation-states, 1859-71 -- European civilization, 1871-1914 -- Europe's world supremacy -- The first world war -- The Russian revolution -- The apparent victory of democracy -- Democracy and dictatorship -- The cataclysm : the second world war and its aftermath
Control code
871600
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 2nd ed., rev. /
  • with the collaboration of Joel Colton.
Extent
xvi, 945, xxvi pages
Lccn
56005395
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Markings and notations by Molly Ivins. Cover partially detached. Fragile condition. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)871600

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