Historical Atlas of Central Europe

Historical Atlas of Central Europe Choice Outstanding Academic Title for The Historical Atlas of Central Europe covers the area from Poland Lithuania and the eastern part of Germany to Greece and western Turkey and extends in tim

  • Title: Historical Atlas of Central Europe
  • Author: Paul Robert Magocsi
  • ISBN: 9780295981468
  • Page: 498
  • Format: Paperback
  • Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2003The Historical Atlas of Central Europe covers the area from Poland, Lithuania, and the eastern part of Germany to Greece and western Turkey and extends in time from the early fifth century to the present This new edition of the Historical Atlas of East Central Europe, first published in 1993 to great acclaim, incorporates the enorChoice Outstanding Academic Title for 2003The Historical Atlas of Central Europe covers the area from Poland, Lithuania, and the eastern part of Germany to Greece and western Turkey and extends in time from the early fifth century to the present This new edition of the Historical Atlas of East Central Europe, first published in 1993 to great acclaim, incorporates the enormous political changes that have taken place since 1989, taking into account comments from seventy five reviewers from seventeen countries The final third of the volume has been completely reconceptualized and reconfigured with new maps, text, and statistical tables The bibliography has been updated and expanded.New Features Twenty one new maps Forty one revised maps Eleven maps of newly independent countries Eleven new chapters Eight new thematic maps covering twentieth century population changes, distribution, education, and Catholic and Orthodox churches

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    1. The title is somewhat misleading since the volume is, for all practical purposes, a European atlas. The atlas, which overlays geological, topographical, ethnographical, cultural, political etc, etc, data on continental, state and province maps is so comprehensive, detailed and smart in its graphic organization it impresses as the finest historical atlas I've come across. Indisputable for the serious researcher of European history.

    2. Most people would not think to read an atlas like this one, but this is a book of which it has been said on one of the blurbs on the back that it is an essential resource for journalists, historians, politicians, business people, teachers, and people interested in the fate of the complicated continent of Europe.  Another early reviewer of the book claimed that every international reporter and diplomat should be locked inside a room and not let out until they had assimilated its content.  While [...]

    3. An amazing atlas detailing the political history of Central Europe with a great primer on goings-on with each map.

    4. excellent reference source! Consice, but has just enough detail to answer your questions about the topic.

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