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The new Penguin atlas of recent history : Europe since 1815 /
Colin McEvedy ; maps devised by the author and drawn by David Woodroffe.
edition
2nd ed.
imprint
London : Penguin, 2002.
description
112 p. : maps (some col.) ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0140515046
format(s)
Other
Holdings
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added author
imprint
London : Penguin, 2002.
cartographic mathematical data
Scale not given.
isbn
0140515046
general note
Includes index.
Previous ed. published as: The Penguin atlas of recent history. 1982.
catalogue key
5136705
A Look Inside
Summaries
Main Description
Here is an excellent introductory text to the major events of European history from 1815 to 2000, complemented with over 50 two-colour maps. The new material takes us from 1980 to 2000 and covers a range of issues from population growth to the conflict in the former Yugoslavia. The highly successful McEvedy formula of succinct, readable text combined with (completely new) maps for each spread is followed here.
Main Description
This bestselling atlas is an ideal introduction to the major events and developments in Europe from 1815 to 2000. It now includes more than fifty completely new and updated color maps complemented by accessible, concise text. This revised edition also includes a new section covering 1980 to the dawn of the twenty-first century, with information on a wide range of issues, from population growth to the conflict in the former Yugoslavia.
Unpaid Annotation
Completely revised with more than 50 new two-color maps, this bestselling atlas is an ideal introduction to the major events and developments in Europe from 1815 to 2000.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This overview of European history introduces the major events from 1815 to 2000. With colour maps, it covers a range of issues from population growth to the conflict in the former Yugoslavia.
Table of Contents
Introductionp. 5
Europe in 1848p. 7
Franco-Prussian Warp. 30
First World Warp. 50
Second World Warp. 76
Europe in 2000p. 102
Indexp. 108
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