A History of the Low Countries (Palgrave Essential Histories) download epub
by Paul Arblaster
Series: Palgrave Essential Histories Series. Paperback: 344 pages.
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Palgrave Essential Histories. This is the first full. Paul Arblaster describes the whole sweep of the history of the Low Countries, from Roman frontier provinces, through medieval principalities, to the establishment of the three constitutional monarchies of the present day. This readable overview This is the first full historical survey of the Benelux area (Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg) to be written in English. A History of the Low Countries. By (author) Paul Arblaster. It is fluently written and covers not only political, social and economic developments but touches on the most important cultural aspects as well. Ulrich Tiedau, University College London, UK 'Arblaster's writing is fluent and enjoyable. My sole regret is that, given the sharpness of his observatory powers, he did not write more.
Palgrave Essential Histories Series New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. A Vision of the Golden Delta. This book is described as the first historical survey written in English of the Benelux countries, a claim which rings true. This "blindspot" (p. ix) indicates, as the author states, an unjustified neglect of the Low Countries in Anglophone literature.
PAUL ARBLASTER teaches at Zuyd University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
item 1 A History of the Low Countries (Palgrave Essential Histories Series), Arblaster, -A History of the Low Countries (Palgrave Essential Histories Series), Arblaster, £1. 0. PAUL ARBLASTER teaches at Zuyd University, Maastricht, The Netherlands. He previously taught at the Centre for European Studies at the University of Leuven, and at Facultes Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium. Country of Publication.
Series Title: Palgrave Essential Histories. Publisher: Red Globe Press. Author: Paul Arblaster. Despite their complex relationship, historically they have been one region politically, economically, and religiously. This history is careful to include pertinent facts and covers a variety of groups and individuals who have responded to challenges of diversity, change, and identity. John Roney, Sacred Heart University.
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Автор: Arblaster Paul Название: History of the Low Countries .
Arblaster describes the full sweep of the history of the Low Countries, from Roman frontier provinces to the present day.
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This introductory overview of the Low Countries' history traces their development since Roman times, providing equal weighting to the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg. Paul Arblaster looks at political, cultural and social history, including the rise of the merchant classes, the Renaissance and Golden Age, and the two world wars of the twentieth-century.