Europe Since has ratings and 4 reviews. Jan-Maat said: A solid narrative political history with cultural and some social asides that covers Euro. Results 1 – 30 of 34 Europe Since (Pelican) by James Joll and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Results 1 – 30 of Europe Since (Pelican) by James Joll and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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Read more Read less. Eric rated it really liked it Mar 01, The first problem, in comparison with Judt’s PostWar is that Joll is covering years in sincce than five hundred pages, while Judt takes on 65 years in about seven hundred pages.

Indeed, it is about the best there is apart from Felix Gilbert’s famous “The End of the European Era to the Present” which is more comprehensive and extensive on the post war WW2 that is! The Twentieth-Century World and Beyond: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. John Nip rated it really liked it Jun 19, I first read it not for undergrad, though, but as part of my Leaving Cert prep, when it was an invaluable supplement for classes which were, how shall I put this A broad and sophisticated look at the broad sweep of European political, social and cultural history from the late nineteenth century onwards, the standard and clarity of Joll’s research are such that even now, four decades after it was first written, it is still recommended reading for undergrads.


The Ascendancy of Europe: A History of the World, Anthony Zielinski rated it really liked it Dec 17, Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. An International History by James Joll. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Necessarily brief, given that sincs covers years of history in pages, but a 11870 primer that really helped to cement my understanding of the European late nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

The second major problem is the that the book was originally published in and later revised.

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Presents an account of the development of Europe since Open Preview See a Problem? The other issue with this is that the expansion of the EU since would cause a historian writing today to give its establishment and rise more attention than it gets in this book although having said that Dince Aid doesn’t get much space either.


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Thanks for telling us about the problem. A very good review of late nineteenth and early twentieth century European h The book grew on euorpe as I read. Paperbackpages. Julian rated it liked it Jan 18, Oct 04, Lauren Albert rated it it was amazing Shelves: Montdelazure rated it really uoll it Jul 14, Showing of 1 reviews.

There simply isn’t enough space to deal convincingly with the subject matter.

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Yes there are omissions and curious judgements but it does provide a readable introduction to recent European history – but it is an introduction and not a destination. Jul 07, Siria rated it really liked it Shelves: Customers who viewed this sincd also viewed.

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