New PDF release: A Concise History of Sweden (Cambridge Concise Histories)

By Neil Kent

ISBN-10: 0521012279

ISBN-13: 9780521012270

ISBN-10: 0521812844

ISBN-13: 9780521812849

Neil Kent's booklet sweeps via Sweden's background from the Stone Age to the current day. Early assurance comprises Viking hegemony, the Scandinavian Union, the Reformation and Sweden's political zenith as Europe's maximum superpower within the 17th century, whereas later chapters discover the Swedish Enlightenment, royal absolutism, the dedication to army neutrality and Pan-Scandinavianism. the writer brings his account brand new through concentrating on newer advancements: the increase of Social Democracy, the institution of the welfare nation, the country's reputation of club within the eu Union and its revolutionary ecological programme. The e-book effectively combines the politics, economics and social and cultural mores of 1 of the world's such a lot effectively functioning and humane societies. this is often an informative and pleasing account for college kids and common readers.

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