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Intended for the student of Italian history and culture as well as the general reader, this new edition presents a clear and concise account of the principal developments in Italian history from the Ice Age to the present day. Dr. Jonathan Morris has updated the late Professor Hearder's long-established and highly successful work with an authoritative account of development in Italy over the past decade.

Synopsis:

This new edition of Italy: A Short History presents a clear and concise account of the principal developments in Italian history from the Ice Age to the present day, intended for both the student of Italian history and culture and the general reader with an interest in Italian affairs.

Synopsis:

A clear and concise outline of Italian history from prehistory to the present day, intended not only for the student of Italian history and culture but for anyone with an interest in Italian affairs.

Synopsis:

Presents a clear, concise account of Italian history from the Ice Age to the present.

About the Author

The late Harry Hearder, who died in 1996, was a Professor at the University of Wales. His many publications on European and Italian history include Europe in the Nineteenth Century (Longman, second edition, 1988) and Italy in the Age of the Risorgimento (Longman, 1983).Jonathan Morris is Lecturer in Modern European History at University College, London. His publications include The Political Economy of Shopkeeping in Milan 1886'"1922 (Cambridge, 1983). He is editor of the Journal of Contemporary European History.

Table of Contents

1. Italy in the classical world; 2. The early Middle Ages; 3. The high Middle Ages; 4. The Renaissance; 5. The political and cultural eclipse of Italy; 6. The Risorgimento, 1790'"1861; 7. From Unification to Fascism, 1861'"1922; 8. The Fascist disaster, 1922'"1945; 9. Italy since the Second World War, 1945'"2000.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521806138
Contribution:
Morris, Jonathan
Author:
Morris, Jonathan
Author:
Hearder, Harry
Author:
Hearder
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Italy
Subject:
History
Subject:
Europe - General
Subject:
Europe - Italy
Subject:
Italy History.
Subject:
World History-Italy
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Rev and Updated
Publication Date:
20011131
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
308
Dimensions:
8.64x6.58x.94 in. 1.33 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This new edition of Italy: A Short History presents a clear and concise account of the principal developments in Italian history from the Ice Age to the present day, intended for both the student of Italian history and culture and the general reader with an interest in Italian affairs.
"Synopsis" by , A clear and concise outline of Italian history from prehistory to the present day, intended not only for the student of Italian history and culture but for anyone with an interest in Italian affairs.
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