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Download War and Society in Early Modern Europe, 1495-1715 (War in by Frank Tallett PDF

By Frank Tallett

Warfare and Society in Early glossy Europe takes a clean method of army background. instead of taking a look at strategies and technique, it goals to set battle in social and institutional contexts. targeting the early-modern interval in western Europe, Frank Tallett provides an perception into the armies and indicates how conflict had an influence on varied social teams, in addition to at the economic system and on styles of payment.

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Download Petitions in Social History (International Review of Social by Lex Heerma van Voss PDF

By Lex Heerma van Voss

This e-book appears at petitions over the past 5 centuries to reconstruct the lives and evaluations of "humble" petitioners. considering the fact that Pharaonic occasions, governments have allowed their topics to voice critiques within the kind of petitions, that have demanded a prefer or the redressment of an injustice. To be powerful, a petition needed to point out the request, frequently a motivation and continually the identify or names of the petitioners. for this reason, grievances of standard humans that have been no longer written down at any place else are actually saved properly within the documents of the experts to which the petitions have been addressed. The petitions thought of during this e-book, which come from all around the globe, provide wealthy and invaluable resources for social historians.

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Download The Lands of Partitioned Poland, 1795-1918 by Piotr S. Wandycz PDF

By Piotr S. Wandycz

The Lands of Partitioned Poland, 1795-1918 comprehensively covers a major, complicated, and debatable interval within the heritage of Poland and East principal Europe, starting in 1795 while the remnanst of the Polish Commonwealth have been allotted between Prussia, Austria, and Russia, and culminating in 1918 with the re-establishment of an autonomous Polish nation. till this thorough and authoritative research, literature at the topic in English has been constrained to a couple chapters in multiauthored works.

Chronologically, Wandycz strains the histories of the lands less than Prussian, Austrian, and Russian rule, stating their divergent evolution in addition to the threads that sure them jointly. the result's a balanced, accomplished photograph of the social, political, fiscal, and cultural advancements of all nationalities inhabiting the land of the previous commonwealth, instead of a restricted heritage of 1 kingdom (Poland) and one humans (the Poles).

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Download Major Companies of Europe 1991/1992: Volume 1 Major by R. M. Whiteside PDF

By R. M. Whiteside

Volumes 1 & 2 consultant to the foremost businesses OF EUROPE 1991/92, quantity 1, association of the e-book comprises worthy details on over 4000 of the head businesses within the eu group, apart from the united kingdom, over 1100 This ebook has been prepared so one can let the reader to businesses of that are lined in quantity 2. quantity three covers locate any access speedily and properly. over 1300 of the head businesses inside Western Europe yet open air the ecu neighborhood. Altogether the 3 corporation entries are indexed alphabetically inside each one kingdom volumes of significant businesses OF EUROPE now supply in part; moreover 3 indexes are supplied in Volumes 1 authoritative aspect, very important details on over 6500 of the most important and three on colored paper behind the books, and businesses in Western Europe. indexes when it comes to quantity 2. significant businesses OF EUROPE 1991/92, Volumes 1 The alphabetical index to businesses during the & 2 include a few of the biggest businesses on the planet. The Continental EC lists all businesses having entries in quantity 1 sector coated by means of those volumes, the ecu neighborhood, in alphabetical order without reference to their major nation of represents a wealthy purchaser marketplace of over 320 million humans. operation. Over one 3rd of the world's imports and exports are channelled throughout the EC. The group represents the The alphabetical index in quantity 1 to businesses inside every one world's biggest built-in industry.

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Download The Changing Place of Europe in Global Memory Cultures: by Christina Kraenzle, Maria Mayr PDF

By Christina Kraenzle, Maria Mayr

This e-book investigates the transnational dimensions of ecu cultural reminiscence and the way it contributes to the development of latest non-, supra, and post-national, but in addition nationwide, reminiscence narratives. the amount considers how those narratives circulation not just inside of Europe, but additionally via international interactions with different destinations.
The altering position of Europe in international reminiscence Cultures responds to contemporary educational calls to wreck with methodological nationalism in reminiscence reviews. Taking eu reminiscence as a case learn, the e-book deals new empirical and theoretical insights into the transnational dimensions of cultural reminiscence, with no wasting sight of the continuing relevance of the country. The articles significantly research the ways that a number of contributors, businesses, associations, and artistic endeavors are mobilizing future-oriented thoughts of Europe to build new reminiscence narratives. bearing in mind the heterogeneity and transnational destinations of commemorative teams, the multidirectionality of acts of remembrance, and a number of commemorative media resembling museums, movie, images, and literature, the quantity not just investigates how reminiscence discourses move inside of Europe, but additionally how they're being transferred, translated, or remodeled via worldwide interactions past the ecu continent.

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Download The Continental-Scale Greenhouse Gas Balance of Europe by A. Johannes Dolman, Riccardo Valentini (auth.), A. Johannes PDF

By A. Johannes Dolman, Riccardo Valentini (auth.), A. Johannes Dolman, Riccardo Valentini, Annette Freibauer (eds.)

The concentrations of CO2 and CH4 in the ambience are on the optimum point they've been some time past 650,000 years. "The Continental-Scale Greenhouse gasoline stability of Europe", edited by way of A. Johannes Dolman, Annette Freibauer and Riccardo Valentini, highlights present result of learn into the ecu greenhouse gases price range, together with human-induced and biospheric assets and sinks. a lot of this paintings is performed in the course of the CarboEurope venture, one of many world’s top-rated learn courses on continental-scale carbon cycle research.

The ebook assesses the present greenhouse fuel (GHG) tracking features of Europe, identifies and quantifies the uncertainties concerned, and descriptions the course of a continental-scale GHG tracking community. The chapters supply a synthesis according to present examine result of the ecu greenhouse gases finances, its resources and sinks and uniquely addresses either the method of carbon cycle technological know-how and the technological know-how itself. It goals to supply a synthesis of terrestrial carbon cycle technological know-how on the continental scale. while either the person chapters and concluding bankruptcy define the instructions to and specifications for a pan-continental greenhouse fuel tracking community. The ebook presents the 1st entire assurance of methodological and medical facets of an entire GHG accounting and tracking procedure.

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Download The Dutch Republic : Its Rise, Greatness, and Fall 1477-1806 by Jonathan Israel PDF

By Jonathan Israel

The "Dutch Golden Age", the age of Grotius, Spinoza, Rembrandt, Vermeer, and a number of alternative well known artists and writers, was once additionally extraordinary for its vast influence within the spheres of trade, finance, transport, and expertise. It was once in truth some of the most spectacularly inventive episodes within the heritage of the realm. during this ebook, Johnathan Israel supplies the definitive account of the emergence of the United Provinces as a superb strength, and explains the following decline within the eighteenth century. He areas the idea, politics, faith, and social advancements of the Golden Age of their extensive context, and examines the altering dating among the northern Netherlands and the south which used to be to become sleek Belgium. This entire and lucid account may be as worthwhile to the reader essentially attracted to inventive and cultural heritage as to the coed who wishes a survey of the Republic's associations, classification constitution, and fiscal improvement. even as it's going to supply a useful relief to students drawn to new learn and new interpretations.

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Download Night Noise Guidelines for Europe by Charlotte Hurtley (Editor) PDF

By Charlotte Hurtley (Editor)

Environmental noise is a risk to public healthiness, having adverse affects on human health. This ebook stories the health and wellbeing results of evening noise publicity, examines dose-effects kinfolk, and provides period in-between and supreme instruction values of evening noise exposure.It deals counsel to the policy-makers in lowering the future health affects of evening noise, in line with professional assessment of medical facts in Europe.The overview of clinical facts and the derivation of guide values have been carried out by way of remarkable scientists. The contents of the rfile have been peer-reviewed and mentioned for a consensus one of the specialists and the stakeholders. we're grateful when you contributed to the advance and presentation of this guidance and think that this paintings will give a contribution to bettering the health and wellbeing of the folk within the area.

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