Sources Of European History: Since 1900
Sources of European History: Since 1900
This reader uses primary sources to illuminate the intellectual, political, and cultural history of Europe from 1900 to the present. Each part, chapter, and section contains an introduction that explains the historical setting and significance of the readings within.
1: THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY INHERITANCE. 2: WORLD WAR I. 3: THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION AND THE SOVIET UNION . 4: AN ERA OF FASCISM. 5: WORLD WAR II. 6: WESTERN EUROPE: THE DAWN OF A NEW ERA. 7: THE EASTERN BLOC, 1945-1981. 8: WESTERN EUROPE SINCE THE 1960s. 9: THE COLLAPSE OF COMMUNISM. 10: EUROPE TODAY.
About the Author
Marvin Perry, now retired, taught history at Baruch College, City University of New York. He has published several successful Cengage Learning texts, including WESTERN CIVILIZATION: IDEAS, POLITICS, AND SOCIETY (senior author and general editor); WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY; the leading Western Civilization reader, SOURCES OF THE WESTERN TRADITION; AN INTELLECTUAL HISTORY OF MODERN EUROPE; SOURCES OF EUROPEAN HISTORY SINCE 1900 (senior editor); HUMANITIES IN THE WESTERN TRADITION (senior author and general editor); and WORLD WAR II IN EUROPE: A CONCISE HISTORY. His scholarly work includes ARNOLD TOYNBEE AND THE...