The Electoral Trajectory of European Radical Right Parties

Due to the challenges of economic crisis, immigrants and the return of conservatism, European countries have witnessed a strong rise of radical right parties (RRPs) in recent elections. What is the general electoral pattern of these RRPs? Who voted for them? And why? These are empirical questions of importance. By mapping the electoral performances of […]

Ion Bratianu: Romania: The Peace Conferences of 1919-23 and Their Aftermath Europe Romania Keith Hitchin Haus Publishing

Keith Hitchin: Keith Hitchin is Professor of History at the University of Illinois. Amongst his more recent books is Rumania, 1866-1947, in the Oxford History of Modern Europe series (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994). He is currently at work on a History of Southeastern Europe, 1352- 1807, for the Oxford History of Early Modern Europe, and […]

The Yugoslav Wars : Slovenia & Croatia 1991-95 Europe Slovenia Nigel Thomas Osprey Publishing

"The two volumes of The Yugoslav Wars are handy references that help make sense of the many military forces and their dress." -Military Trader An unrivalled illustrated reference source on fighting men and commanders, past and present. Each volume is packed with full colour artwork, making military history uniquely accessible to enthusiasts of all ages. […]

Kosovo Liberation Army: The Inside Story of an Insurgency Europe Albania Henry H. Perritt Jr. University of Illinois Press

“A primer on the Kosovo liberation movement, the leaders of the movement … and the nature of modern nationalist insurgencies.”–Military History "[Perritt] skillfully uses the story of the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) as a vehicle to develop interesting and very relevant analyses about the nature of contemporary insurgencies and ways to respond to them, both […]

A History of Finland Europe Finland Henrik Meinander Columbia University Press

‘Neither publisher nor author was lacking self-confidence when they decided to produce this survey of Finnish history. – Meinander is a master of elegant compression and writes with precision and subtlety. – The result is a genuinely entertaining read.’ – Jukka Tarkka, Helsingin Sanomat, Helsinki ‘A History of Finland is an extraordinarily readable and well-balanced […]

Guerrilla Radio: Rock ‘N’ Roll Radio and Serbia’s Underground Resistance Europe Serbia Matthew Collin Nation Books

“A welcome reminder that pop music really can be the soundtrack to revolution.” — Douglas Wolk, Blender, July 2002 This is a book about a group of Belgrades young idealists and their pirate radio station B92, who began with the naive desire to simply play music, but ended up facing two wars, economic sanctions, violent […]

Sicily: An Illustrated History ) Europe Italy Joseph F. Privitera Hippocrene Books

Joseph F Privitera Sicily was the jewel of the Mediterranean, and Sicilians were the first civilized people of the Western World-here is their rich and diverse history in crisp prose and lively illustration. This concise history relates how Sicily rose to become the first independent, civilized nation of greater Italy, as well as home to […]

Juha Leiviska and the Continuity of Finnish Modern Architecture Europe Finland Malcolm Quantrill WileyAcademy 1st edition

JUHA ILMARI LEIVISK? has enjoyed a distinguished career as one of Finland’s leading architects. This book provides a perceptive account of his work to date, locating it within both Finnish modernism and that of Dutch De Stijl. Leivisk?’s profound interest in architectural history has not led him to mere imitation of historic forms: even in […]

The Yugoslav Wars : Bosnia Kosovo and Macedonia 1992 – 2001 Europe Macedonia Nigel Thomas Osprey Publishing

"Overall this is a very detailed and informative publication from Osprey covering a conflict that stretched for much of the 1990s, yet one that is not strongly covered in the modelling world. Throughout this publication the authors provide the highest levels of detail and information backed up with a relatively detailed study of the overall […]

The Murder of Charles the Good Europe Belgium Galbert of Bruges Columbia University Press

Text: English (translation) Original Language: Latin –This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition. James Bruce Ross was professor of history at Vassar College and the coeditor of The Portable Medieval Reader and The Portable Renaissance Reader. “And it should be known that I, Galbert, a notary, though I had no suitable place for writing, […]