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The Resource The history of Spain, Peter Pierson

The history of Spain, Peter Pierson

Label
The history of Spain
Title
The history of Spain
Statement of responsibility
Peter Pierson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Pierson, a noted authority on Spanish history, traces Spain's foundations in the Roman empire and Muslim conquest to its golden age in the late Middle Ages, its subsequent decline, and its struggle to build a democratic government and modern economy following the dictatorship of Francisco Franco. The work provides a timeline of events in Spanish history, brief biographies of key figures, and a bibliographic essay of interest to students and general readers
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Pierson, Peter
Dewey number
946
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Greenwood histories of the modern nations,
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Spain
Label
The history of Spain, Peter Pierson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-202) and index
Contents
Series Foreword / Frank W. Thackeray and John E. Findling -- 1. Spain Today -- 2. The Historic Foundations of Spain -- 3. Reconquest -- 4. Union and World Empire -- 5. Imperial Spain -- 6. Tradition and Enlightenment -- 7. Six Turbulent Decades -- 8. A Search for Stability -- 9. A Troubled New Century -- 10. Republic and Civil War -- 11. Dictatorship -- 12. Democracy -- Notable People in the History of Spain
Control code
000013858721
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 223 p.
Isbn
9780313302725
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Other physical details
maps
Label
The history of Spain, Peter Pierson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-202) and index
Contents
Series Foreword / Frank W. Thackeray and John E. Findling -- 1. Spain Today -- 2. The Historic Foundations of Spain -- 3. Reconquest -- 4. Union and World Empire -- 5. Imperial Spain -- 6. Tradition and Enlightenment -- 7. Six Turbulent Decades -- 8. A Search for Stability -- 9. A Troubled New Century -- 10. Republic and Civil War -- 11. Dictatorship -- 12. Democracy -- Notable People in the History of Spain
Control code
000013858721
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 223 p.
Isbn
9780313302725
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Other physical details
maps

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