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A History of Hungary

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Publisher Comments:

"[A] weighty, erudite, but readily accessible general history of Hungary." --Library Journal

"An outstanding collection that is sure to become a standard work." --Choice

This unique collaboration of historians from Hungary, the United States, Canada, and Western Europe makes available to readers of English the best scholarship on the political, economic, social, and cultural development of Hungary from the prehistory of the Carpathian Basin and the origin of the Hungarian people through the transformation of communist Hungary into a multiparty republic in 1989. conceived as a comprehensive survey and reference work for students, teachers, and general readers, A History of Hungary is organized into chronological chapters, each written by the leading authority on that period.

About the Author

PETER F. SUGAR is Professor Emeritus of History and International Studies at the University of Washington. PÉTER HANÁK is Senior Research Advisor at the Institute of History of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. TIBOR FRANK is Associate Professor of History at Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest.

Table of Contents

Hungary before the Hungarian Conquest ; The Hungarians' prehistory, their conquest of Hungary, and their raids to the west to 955 ; The foundation of the Hungarian Christian state, 950-1196 ; Transformation into a western-type state, 1196-1301 / Lâaszlâo Makkai — The age of the Angevines, 1301-1382 / Pâal Engel — The late medieval period, 1382-1526 / Jâanos Bak — The early Ottoman period, including royal Hungary, 1526-1606 / Ferenc Szakâaly — The later Ottoman period and royal Hungary, 1606-1711 / Katalin Pâeter — The principality of Transylvania / Peter F. Sugar — Cooperation and confrontation between rulers and the noble estates, 1711-1790 / Horst Haselsteiner --

Product Details

ISBN:
9780253208675
Editor:
Sugar, Peter F.
Editor:
Frank, Tibor
Editor:
Hanak, Peter
Editor:
Sugar, Peter F.
Editor:
Frank, Tibor
Author:
Hanak, Peter
Author:
Sugar, Peter F.
Author:
Frank, Tibor
Editor:
Hanak, Peter
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Location:
Bloomington, IN
Subject:
History
Subject:
Austria & Hungary
Subject:
Hungary
Subject:
Hungary History. .
Subject:
Europe - Austria & Hungary
Subject:
World History-Austria
Subject:
Europe - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st pbk. ed.
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Publication Date:
19901122
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
448
Dimensions:
9.21 x 6.2 x 0.97 in

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History and Social Science » Europe » Eastern Europe » Hungary
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » World History » Austria
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