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Modern Greece : a short history

Author: C M Woodhouse
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1998 edView all editions and formats

Acclaimed for its penetration, balance and insight, Modern Greece tells the story of Greece and the Greek people from the founding of Constantinople to the late twentieth century.'Very readable, very  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C M Woodhouse
ISBN: 0571197949 9780571197941
OCLC Number: 1127793798
Notes: This edition originally published : London : Faber, 1991.
Description: 379 pages : maps ; 18 cm
Contents: The foundation of Constantine (324-641) --
The Byzantine ascendancy (641-1071) --
The decline and fall of Byzantium (1071-1453) --
The dark age of Greece (1453-1800) --
The struggle for independence (1800-1832) --
The emergence of the Greek kingdom (1833-1908) --
The first national crisis (1908-1923) --
The republic and dictatorship (1923-1940) --
The second national crisis (1941-1952) --
The inheritance of Constantine (1952-1967) --
The return of the republic (1968-1976) --
The trial of democracy (1977-1985) --
The eclipse of socialism (1985-1990).
Responsibility: C.M. Woodhouse.


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