The Wiley-Blackwell Dictionary of Modern European History Since 1789 is an authoritative and accessible reference guide to the major people, events, and issues that have shaped the development of Europe from the French Revolution to the present day. Features almost a thousand alphabetical entries on modern European history Offers extensive cross-references to enhance clarity and reveal historical links and connections, and a series of maps charting the evolution of modern European states Covers the whole of continental Europe, as well as relevant aspects of the British experience Written by a trio of distinguished historians of the period... years, the greater diversity that developed in educational arrangements was particularly apparent at the elementary level. ... the faithful and inculcate piety through the provision of wholesome literature: by contrast, writing was an unnecessary luxury. ... In Britain, the Anglican-inspired National Society for the Education of the Poor (1811) provided one example, while ... These made elementary education free and compulsory up to the age of 13 and required d epartements to establishanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Wiley-Blackwell Dictionary of Modern European History Since 1789|
|Author||:||Nicholas Atkin, Michael Biddiss, Frank Tallett|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2011-05-23|