Global Economic History A Very Short Introduction

Author: Robert C. Allen
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199596654
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The gap between the rich and the poor can be vast. Robert C. Allen considers the main factors that contribute to this gap, looking at the interconnections between economic growth, culture, technology, and income distribution.

The Russian Revolution A Very Short Introduction

Author: S. A. Smith
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191578363
Size: 10.32 MB
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The French Revolution A Very Short Introduction

Author: William Doyle
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
ISBN: 0192853961
Size: 19.66 MB
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'[William Doyle] writes on the French Revolution with more understanding, balance and clarity than any other historian, living or dead.' -Prof. Tim Blanning, University of Cambridge

The Enlightenment

Author: John Robertson
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199591784
Size: 59.36 MB
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Nineteenth Century Britain A Very Short Introduction

Author: Christopher Harvie
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191606499
Size: 51.56 MB
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Mao A Very Short Introduction

Author: Delia Davin
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191654035
Size: 40.23 MB
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Revolutions A Very Short Introduction

Author: Jack A. Goldstone
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199858500
Size: 74.61 MB
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This volume places recent events in Iraq and Afghanistan to Tunisia and Egypt in historical context.

The Cultural Revolution

Author: Richard Curt Kraus
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199740550
Size: 41.40 MB
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Examines the radical Chinese Communist movement called the Cultural Revolution, a period of suppression so controversial in China, that the Chinese government forbids a full investigation into it even 50 years later. Original.

The Scientific Revolution A Very Short Introduction

Author: Lawrence Principe
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199567417
Size: 73.63 MB
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Lawrence M. Principe takes a fresh approach to the story of the scientific revolution, emphasising the historical context of the society and its world view at the time.