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From Vienna to Versailles : Up, 83 - L. C. B. Seaman

From Vienna to Versailles

Up, 83

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Published: 1st March 1964
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No period of European history is as widely studied as that from the Vienna settlement to the Treaty of Versailles. Yet few periods are so widely misunderstood.
Provocatively reinterpreting the events from 1815 to 1920 in Europe, "From Vienna to Versailles" dispels the myths that obscure much nineteenth-century history. Seaman reexamines the notion that middle class-discontent fomented the 1848 revolutions, that Napolean III overthrew' the Second Republic, and that a condition of international anarchy existed in the decade before 1914, among others. Emphatic and challenging, "From Vienna to Versailles" interprets events rather than simply enumerating them, inspiring its readers to have opinions about history, to take sides and debate, to take part in history's writing.

The Vienna Settlement
The Congress System and the Holy Alliance 1815-1820
The Holy Alliance, Europe and the East 1820-1841
The Crimean War - Causes and Consequences
Revolution: Origins
1815-1848: The Age of Frustration
1848: Year of Failure
Louis Napoleon, Second Republic and Second Empire
Napoleon III and Cavour
Cavour and Garibaldi
Bismarck and Germany 1862-1871
Bismarck and Germany, 1871-1890
Imperial Conflicts and European Alignments 1875-1907
Cry Havoc ... 1907-1914
Through War to Peace 1914-1920
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ISBN: 9780415027595
ISBN-10: 0415027594
Series: Up, 83
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 232
Published: 1st March 1964
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.32 x 12.7  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.2
Edition Number: 1