2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe European Overseas Empires - An Introduction
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZAn explanation of the three 'German' Reichs and how they relate, from Charlemagne to Adolf Hitler's Third Reich.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZWorld War 1 saw casualty figures in the millions, and this chart lists the totals mobilized, killed, wounded and a percentage calculation.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe 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.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe 'Third Estate' helped start the French Revolution, but what where they, and what were the other two?
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZInformation on European monarchy.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZA timeline of World War 1 covering all the key dates with explanatory text.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThis 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.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe French-Indian War - Britain and France in the The French-Indian War in America
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZA selection of books which deal with Europe on a continent wide basis rather than nation states.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZIn page 3 of our History of the French Revolution we explain how the Estates General met in 1789, and how the revolution began.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZAn introduction to Absolutism in European History, including whether it ever really existed...
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe Diplomatic Revolution - The Seven Years War and the Diplomatic Revolution
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZFrance evolved gradually out of a much older empire.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe 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.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe Commonwealth is an association of 53 independent nations, all but one former British colonies, with substantial economic ties and a shared history.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZWhat was France like before the French Revolution? This article explains the country and the context.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe Warsaw Pact claimed to be founded on friendship; it was based on no such thing.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThere was a lot of history behind the idea of the Anschluss, most forgotten after Hitler came along.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZRecommendations for books on the Holy Roman Empire, from 800 to 1806.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZIn 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.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZFrench Revolution Timeline - Pre 1789
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZFrance 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.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZA guide to the causes of World War One, what each of the major belligerents wanted from it.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZArthur Zimmermann - A profile of Arthur Zimmermann, sender of an infamous WW1 telegram.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThe Hundred Years War didn't appear to have definitely ended in 1453, and had many effects on Britain and France.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZThis selection of recommended films deal with the eastern front in World War 2.
2017-01-19T11:03:57ZVolksgemeinschaft was an ideal in Nazi ideology, and this article explains what it wanted and why it had such a negative impact on Europe.