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    • Europe Since 1815, Volume 1

    • Reaction and Nationalism
    • By: Mitchell Garrett, James Godfrey
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 14 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 123
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 58

    Starting with a superbly concise explanation of the Industrial Revolution, authors Garrett and Godfrey explore the intricate series of events that followed on the heels of a conservative reaction to Napoleon's defeat. With varying degrees of success, the victorious Allied powers sought to reinstall monarchy and religious authority throughout Europe.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Book on The Topic

    • By IRP on 11-06-07

    Regular price: $30.80

    • Europe Since 1815, Volume 2

    • Imperialism and Militarism
    • By: Mitchell Garrett, James Godfrey
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    19th century Europe produced some of the greatest soldiers, statesmen, scientists, artists, and thinkers of any period in recorded history. And by the middle of that century nationalism had emerged triumphant from Ireland to Greece, and many new nations, including Germany and Italy, had appeared. But nationalism was accompanied by a chauvinistic impulse toward militarism.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Details, details, details

    • By carolyn on 08-24-10

    Regular price: $30.80

    • Europe Since 1815, Volume 3

    • Catastrophe and Renewal
    • By: Mitchell Garrett, James Godfrey
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 13 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 60
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    The ominous forces of militarism, nationalism, and secret alliances were finally set loose by the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand. As the Central Powers of Austria-Hungary and Germany move to quickly bring the issue to a speedy climax, the wheels begin to come off. Instead of quick victory, a devastating stalemate ensued.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting, but full of mistakes

    • By Yafim on 07-22-09

    Regular price: $30.80