Reading In Modern European History
by Hutton Webster
Publisher: D. C. Heath And Company 1926
Number of pages: 574
This volume of supplementary readings for a high-school course in modern European history consists of extensive extracts from memoirs, letters, diaries, speeches, and other primary sources of information for the great events and great personalities of the last three hundred years.
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by A. H. Johnson - Rivingtons
A singularly clear, thorough, and consistent account of the great movements and great events of the time. Mr. Johnson was well known as one of the most experienced and successful teachers of history at Oxford, and the book has all the merits...
by William A. Pelz - Pluto Press
From the monarchical terror of the Middle Ages to the mangled Europe of the Twenty-first Century, A People's History of Modern Europe tracks the history of the continent through the deeds of those whom mainstream history tries to forget.
by Sonia E. Howe - Williams and Norgate
The aim in this book is to convey general impressions of the various stages passed through by Russia in the course of her evolution, and to give sketches of the lives of those rulers who have stamped their era with the mark of their personality.
by Bayard Taylor - Project Gutenberg
My aim has been to present a clear narrative, omitting no episode of importance, yet preserving a distinct line of connection from century to century. Besides referring to the best authorities, I have based my labors mainly upon three recent works.