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The Resource Why did Europe conquer the world?, Philip T. Hoffman

Why did Europe conquer the world?, Philip T. Hoffman

Label
Why did Europe conquer the world?
Title
Why did Europe conquer the world?
Statement of responsibility
Philip T. Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sifting through two millennia of history, examines the economic and political factors that set Europe on the path to supremacy as well as the advantages it maintained over history's other major world powers
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10434658
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Philip T.
Dewey number
909.08
Index
index present
LC call number
D217
LC item number
.H596 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
The Princeton economic history of the Western world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Balance of power
  • Technology and state
  • Europe
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
Label
Why did Europe conquer the world?, Philip T. Hoffman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Introduction -- ch. 2 How the Tournament in Early Modern Europe Made Conquest Possible -- ch. 3 Why the Rest of Eurasia Fell Behind -- ch. 4 Ultimate Causes: Explaining the Difference between Western Europe and the Rest of Eurasia -- ch. 5 From the Gunpowder Technology to Private Expeditions -- ch. 6 Technological Change and Armed Peace in Nineteenth-Century Europe -- ch. 7 Conclusion: The Price of Conquest
Control code
000053830635
Isbn
9780691139708
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014045170
System control number
(OCoLC)896791579
Label
Why did Europe conquer the world?, Philip T. Hoffman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Introduction -- ch. 2 How the Tournament in Early Modern Europe Made Conquest Possible -- ch. 3 Why the Rest of Eurasia Fell Behind -- ch. 4 Ultimate Causes: Explaining the Difference between Western Europe and the Rest of Eurasia -- ch. 5 From the Gunpowder Technology to Private Expeditions -- ch. 6 Technological Change and Armed Peace in Nineteenth-Century Europe -- ch. 7 Conclusion: The Price of Conquest
Control code
000053830635
Isbn
9780691139708
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014045170
System control number
(OCoLC)896791579

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