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European History

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Last modified eBook: 2014

This project discovers the history of Modern Europe, starting at the Hundred Years War and ending at the present time.

A chronological perspective of history is attempted within this text. Although this is the case, it is also important to understand patterns within European History, therefore chapters will attempt to cover a breadth of material even though their titles might be that of a specific pattern in history rather than a time period.
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eBook Contents

A Background of European History - The Crises of the Middle Ages - Renaissance Europe - The Age of Exploration and Discovery - Challenges to Spiritual Authority - Religious Wars in Europe - Absolutism in Europe - Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment - Revolution in France - Napoleon Bonaparte and the Rise of Nationalism - Age Of Revolutions - European Imperialism and Nationalism - World War I - Europe: 1918 to 1945 - Europe: 1945 to Present

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