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amazon com a concise history of hungary cambridge - this book offers a comprehensive thousand year history of the land people society culture and economy of hungary from its nebulous origins in the ural mountains to the 1988 elections, history of poland wikipedia - the history of poland has its roots in the migrations of slavs who established permanent settlements in the polish lands during the early middle ages the first ruling dynasty the piasts emerged by the 10th century ad duke mieszko i d 992 is considered the de facto creator of the polish state and is widely recognized for the adoption of western christianity that followed his baptism in 966, poland in the modern world beyond martyrdom a new - poland in the modern world presents a history of the country from the late nineteenth century to the present incorporating new perspectives from social and cultural history and positioning it in a broad global context challenges traditional accounts poland that tend to focus on national political history emphasizing the country s exceptionalism, a concise history of germany edition 2 by mary fulbrook - this book provides a clear and informative guide to the twists and turns of german history from the early middle ages to the present day the multi faceted problematic history of the german lands has provoked a wide range of debates and differences of interpretation, the periphery of francia spain britain eastern europe - these years were largely those of the omayyad amirs and caliphs who may be said to have presided over the golden age of isl mic spain the suprisingly rapid decline of the omayyads in the 11th century quickly led to complete political fragmentation and to grave vulnerability to the rising christian kingdoms, british army officers 1939 1945 m unit histories - appointed to a lectureship at cape town university south africa in 1956 he accepted a post as senior geomorphologist with the land research and survey section of australia s commonwealth scientific and industrial, jstor viewing subject anthropology - jstor is a digital library of academic journals books and primary sources, jewish history jewish religion the weight of three - israel shahak was a resident of the warsaw ghetto and a survivor of bergen belsen he arrived in palestine in 1945 and lived there until his death in 2001 he was an outspoken critic of the state of israel and a human rights activist