History of Europe

Class Details

The impact of the French Revolution, war, liberalism and nationalism; from Biedermeier to Bismarck and on to 1933.   ‘Lotharingia’ a major European region not coinciding with any modern state. 15th century Burgundy and its culture; the formation and development of the Dutch Republic from the 1560s; the Spanish/Austrian Netherlands through to Belgium in the 19th century; Switzerland; how England/Britain related to this region from the Reformation to 1914; finally, Alsace-Lorraine, Western Germany and the formation of the EEC.

Class Co-ordinators

Christopher Dean

Frequency & Time

Weekly on Tuesday, 10.30