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Europe, 1600-1789

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Europe -- History -- 17th century., Europe -- History -- 18th cen

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StatementAnthony F. Upton.
SeriesThe Arnold history of Europe
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LC ClassificationsD246 .U68 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 437 p., maps ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3581829M
ISBN 100340663375, 0340663383
LC Control Number2002278261
OCLC/WorldCa44152072

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Six central topics - individuals in society, politics and power, cultural and intellectual life, religion, economics and technology - are explored in two chronological sections, and The text takes in Europe in its entirety, eastward to the Ottoman Empire, northward to Sweden, and southward to Portugal, includes European Reviews: 1.

Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks is Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and an experienced textbook author. Her recent books include Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe (third edition, Cambridge University Press, ), Christianity and Sexuality in the Early Modern World: Regulating Desire, Reforming Practice (second edition, ) and Gender in History: Global Price: $ 7 Europe in the world, – 8 Individuals in society, – 9 Politics and power, – 10 Cultural and intellectual life, – 11 Religious consolidation and renewal, – 12 Economics and technology, – 13.

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Early Modern Europe, book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Covering European history from the invention of the /5. Syllabus. Early Modern Europe - HY Summer Credit: three semester hours Instructor: Dr.

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Upton (13 October – 4 July ) was a British professor of Nordic history. Born in Stockton Heath, Cheshire, he graduated B.A. in Modern History from Queen's College, Oxford, with First Class honours insubsequently M.A.

(Oxon).After leaving Oxford he travelled to the United States as a Fulbright Scholar and graduated A.M. in history from Duke University, NC in