2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe European Overseas Empires - An Introduction
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZAn explanation of the three 'German' Reichs and how they relate, from Charlemagne to Adolf Hitler's Third Reich.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZWorld War 1 saw casualty figures in the millions, and this chart lists the totals mobilized, killed, wounded and a percentage calculation.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe Long Telegram of George Kennan was a message sent from the US Embassy in Moscow to Washington concerning the plans of Soviet Union. It helped shape US policy for the next decades.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe 'Third Estate' helped start the French Revolution, but what where they, and what were the other two?
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZInformation on European monarchy.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZA timeline of World War 1 covering all the key dates with explanatory text.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThis profile of the Berlin Wall explains why the Cold War caused it's creation, how it divided the city of Berlin, and how it finally came to be pulled down.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe French-Indian War - Britain and France in the The French-Indian War in America
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZA selection of books which deal with Europe on a continent wide basis rather than nation states.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZIn page 3 of our History of the French Revolution we explain how the Estates General met in 1789, and how the revolution began.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZAn introduction to Absolutism in European History, including whether it ever really existed...
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe Diplomatic Revolution - The Seven Years War and the Diplomatic Revolution
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZFrance evolved gradually out of a much older empire.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe Italian city of Rome was the center of two great empires: one the military dominion of the Roman Republic and Empire, and then the ideology of the Christian Papacy.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe Commonwealth is an association of 53 independent nations, all but one former British colonies, with substantial economic ties and a shared history.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZWhat was France like before the French Revolution? This article explains the country and the context.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe Warsaw Pact claimed to be founded on friendship; it was based on no such thing.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThere was a lot of history behind the idea of the Anschluss, most forgotten after Hitler came along.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZRecommendations for books on the Holy Roman Empire, from 800 to 1806.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZIn this part of our timeline of the Russian Revolution we come to the years of the First World War, and the collapse of Tsarist power.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZFrench Revolution Timeline - Pre 1789
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZFrance has a long and rich history, but we've broken it down into twenty six key events which span from c.800 BCE to the twentieth century.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZA guide to the causes of World War One, what each of the major belligerents wanted from it.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZArthur Zimmermann - A profile of Arthur Zimmermann, sender of an infamous WW1 telegram.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThe Hundred Years War didn't appear to have definitely ended in 1453, and had many effects on Britain and France.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZThis selection of recommended films deal with the eastern front in World War 2.
2017-02-20T11:03:48ZVolksgemeinschaft was an ideal in Nazi ideology, and this article explains what it wanted and why it had such a negative impact on Europe.