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Coercion, capital, and European states : AD 990-1992

Author: Charles Tilly
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. u.a. : Blackwell, 1994.
Series: Studies in social discontinuity.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. pbk. ed., reprintView all editions and formats

An account of the evolution of European states. It shows how interactions between the wielders of power on the one hand and the manipulators of capital on the other resulted in three state formations  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Tilly
ISBN: 1557863687 9781557863683 155786067X 9781557860675
OCLC Number: 214734670
Description: XI, 271 Seiten : Diagramme, Karten.
Contents: Preface. 1. Cities and States in World History. 2. European Cities and States. 3. How War Made States, and Vice Versa. 4. States and their Citizens. 5. Lineages of the National State. 6. The European State System. 7. Soldiers and States in 1990. References. Index.
Series Title: Studies in social discontinuity.
Responsibility: Charles Tilly.


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"Closely argued and thought-provoking book." Economic History Review "Tilly's thesis is presented with great lucidity... contributed to perform a service not merely for historians, but for mankind." Read more...

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