Early Modern Europe 1450 1789

The second edition of this best-selling textbook is thoroughly updated to include expanded coverage of the late eighteenth century and the Enlightenment, and incorporates recent advances in gender history, global connections and cultural ...

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Early Modern Europe, 1450–1789
Language: en
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Authors: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-21 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The second edition of this best-selling textbook is thoroughly updated to include expanded coverage of the late eighteenth century and the Enlightenment, and incorporates recent advances in gender history, global connections and cultural analysis. It features summaries, timelines, maps, illustrations and discussion questions to support the student. Enhanced online content
A History of Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 1239
Authors: John Merriman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-29 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Available in both one-volume and two-volume paperback editions, A History of Modern Europe presents a panoramic survey of modern Europe from the Renaissance to the present day. A single author lends a unified approach and consistent style throughout, with an emphasis on the connections of events and people over time.
Dissimulation and Deceit in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Miriam Eliav-Feldon, Tamar Herzig
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-29 - Publisher: Springer

In this book, twelve scholars of early modern history analyse various categories and cases of deception and false identity in the age of geographical discoveries and of forced conversions: from two-faced conversos to serial converts, from demoniacs to stigmatics, and from self-appointed ambassadors to lying cosmographer.
Reformed Majorities in Early Modern Europe
Language: de
Pages: 373
Authors: J.Marius J. Lange van Ravenswaay, Herman Selderhuis
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-11 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

This volume contains the papers of the international RefoRC conference on 'Reformed Majorities and Minorities in Early Modern Europe' as it was organized by the Johannes a Lasco Bibliothek, Emden in cooperation with the Faculty of 'Artes Liberales' of the University of Warsaw. The conference took place April 10-12, 2013
Ritual in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Edward Muir
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-08-18 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This new and expanded edition of the first comprehensive study of rituals in early modern Europe examines the impact on the European interpretation of ritual from the discoveries of new civilizations in the Americas and missionary efforts in China. It also adds more material about rituals peculiar to women. Edward