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European history

Here you will find all the resources identified by our tutors as useful for the study of this subject, arranged in ascending alphabetical order. Browse the tiles and descriptions to discover if there are any resources of interest to you, or click on any of the keywords to see resources sorted by more in-depth topics.

European history (V220): Historical studies focusing on continental Europe.

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Course Britain and Ireland: The Escalating Conflict 1790-1922

For many centuries Ireland has arguably been Britain's 'Achilles Heel'. Once a Protestant community was established in Ireland, the foundations...

Britain, Ireland view
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
Link A map of Brandenburg in the Geman Empire 1882

A map of Brandenburg, the oldest region of Prussia, which was the largest state in the German Empire in 1882. From the Blackie and Sons Atlas...

Historical Maps, Nineteenth-century Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg, German Empire, History view
Link The Growth of the Habsburg Empire

The Habsburg Empire, sometimes described as the Austrian Empire, originated as a small group of territories in the Vienna and Graz regions in the...

Austria, Habsburgs, Central Europe, History view
Link Institutional hypocrisy: the Imperial Diet in the 18th century - a German Sonderweg?

Professor Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger (University of Münster) delivers a lecture as part of the "East and East-Central Europe: Special Paths (...

German history, Germany, Eighteenth Century, 18th century, Eighteenth Century in Germany view
Link Encyclopedia of the revolutions of 1848

A series of articles describing the main events and personalities during the 1848 European revolutions.

Revolution, Nineteenth-century, 1848, 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
Link The Thirty Years War

A series of articles describing the complex events of the the Thirty Years War between 1618 and 1648 in eight stages. The concise summary of these...

Central Europe, Seventeenth-century Germany, Thirty Years War, Peace of Westphalia, religious war, History view
Link Lectures on twentieth century Europe

A series of sixteen lectures concerning key topics of twentieth century European history provided by Florida Atlantic University and Meredith...

Twentieth-century, Europe, Modernism, Intellectual history, History view
Link A map of Bulgaria, Eastern Roumelia and Ottoman Roumelia 1882

A map of independent Bulgaria and Eastern Roumelia and their boundaries with Ottoman Europe 1882. From Blackie and Sons Atlas published in...

Balkans, Bulgaria, Ottoman Empire, Eastern Question, Nineteenth-century, History view
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