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European history

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Course History And The Novel: Europe And The Shadow Of War 1914 - 1953

From World War to Cold War, Europe was fundamentally altered, in ways which created grand narratives in History & Literature. This course...

European history, modern Europe, Russian Revolution, World War One, World War Two view
Course To Prove Myself a Villain? History, Controversy and the Ideas of Tyranny

This course examines five figures who have left dramatic and controversial marks on popular history: Richard III, Cromwell, Robespierre, Lenin,...

British history, European history, modern history view
Link The Holocaust, Narrative and Remembrance - Part One

Part 1/2. Workshop with with Prof Dan Stone (RHUL), Paul Salmons (the IOE's Centre for Holocaust Education) and Prof Mark Roseman (Indiana...

German history, European history, 20th century view
Link Freemasons versus Jesuits: Conspiracy Theories in Enlightenment Germany

Inaugural lecture by Ritchie Robertson as Taylor Professor of the German Language and Literature. Lecture title: Freemasons versus Jesuits:...

German history, 19th century, Eighteenth Century in Germany, European history view
Link Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen 1789

The full text of the Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen written by the Marquis de Lafayette with help from Thomas Jefferson. The...

French Revolution, Eighteenth Century, Political history, European history, History view
Link Als wär’ es ein Stueck von uns . . . German Politics and Society

This essay by...

German history, European history, 20th century, Twentieth century view
Link Process and Effects of Unification

2007 Lecture by Andreas Busch: The history of the Wall — Developments up to 1989 — The international handling of German unification — The domestic...

German history, 20th century, European history view
Link The Holocaust

This Open University unit explors the Holocaust, as the destruction of European Jewry is commonly known. The mass killing represented by the...

20th century, German history, Germany, Nazi Germany, European history view
Link Germany and its European Context

This course focuses on main currents in contemporary German literary and visual culture. Taking Nietzsche's thought as a point of departure,...

Advanced German, German Literature, European history, Comparative literature, European Literature view
Image collection Image of Modern French Government

Over 200 years on the Revolution continues to influence and impact most notably in our conception of the modern nation-state - as can clearly be...

1789, French Revolution, French history, European history, marianne, 18th century, 21st century, Nationhood, national heritage view
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