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Stevenson, John 1946-

Overview
Works: 81 works in 598 publications in 4 languages and 15,681 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks and manuals  Dictionaries  Maps  Chronologies  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director
Classifications: HN385, 941.07
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Stevenson
The Longman handbook of modern European history, 1763-1985 by Chris Cook( Book )

49 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Longman handbook of modern British history, 1714-1980 by Chris Cook( Book )

48 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed for the student and general reader, this compact and accessible reference work provides all the essential facts and figures about major aspects of modern British history from the death of Queen Anne to the end of 1995. The book offers a full chronology and detailed political information; a wealth of material on population, education, social structure, social reform, crime, labour and religion; economic statistics covering agriculture, trade, prices and wages, transport and unemployment. There are detailed notes on wars and treaties; a biographical section giving brief notes on key careers; a glossary of essential historical terms; and an extensive (and fully updated) bibliography arranged by topic
British society, 1914-45 by John Stevenson( Book )

40 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British historical facts, 1760-1830 by Chris Cook( Book )

20 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Order and disorder in early modern England by Anthony Fletcher( Book )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The social history of early modern England has become a lively area of publication and debate. This volume attempts both to take stock of distinct directions in the field and to suggest fresh perspectives on some central aspects of the period. The distinguished contributors bring to bear upon the theme of order and disorder their diversity of experience in the writing of political, religious, social and economic history. They treat a number of problems in depth, and the result is a series of tr
The Longman companion to Britain since 1945 by Chris Cook( Book )

30 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Longman Companion to Britain since 1945 provides a wide-ranging compendium of key facts and figures on British history from the start of the landmark Attlee government in 1945 to the final years of the 1990s. The book embraces all major aspects of British history, government and society, reflecting the massive social, political and economic changes that have transformed the face of Britain since the end of the Second World War. Fully revised and updated, this new edition covers the advent of Tony Blair, the electoral victory of New Labour in 1997 and the major constitutional changes currently underway in Britain. This book will be invaluable to anyone interested in the history and politics of post-war Britain - from students and teachers to party activists and lovers of reader-friendly reference books."--Jacket
The atlas of modern warfare by Chris Cook( Book )

11 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular disturbances in England, 1700-1870 by John Stevenson( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular protest and public order : six studies in British history, 1790-1920 by Roland E Quinault( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Columbia dictionary of European political history since 1914( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British historical facts, 1688-1760 by Chris Cook( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The slump : society and politics during the depression by John Stevenson( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London in the Age of Reform( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Europe by John Stevenson( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Czech and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Europe is described in detail and with erudition, though the material will be accessible to high school students as well as undergraduates and the popular reader. Each section begins with a map and timeline and is illustrated with good quality color reproductions. Beginning with the Greeks and continuing through the creation of the EU, attention is paid to major as well as marginal trends and figures in philosophy, art, architecture, popular culture, religion, and economics. Of the 11 historians who contributed to this history, one teaches in the US, the rest, including the editor, are in the UK
Third party politics since 1945 : Liberals, Alliance, and Liberal Democrats by John Stevenson( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longman atlas of modern British history : a visual guide to British society and politics 1700-1970 by Chris Cook( )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High and low politics in modern Britain : ten studies( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Routledge companion to European history since 1763 by Chris Cook( Book )

17 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: The Routledge Companion to European History since 1763 is a compact and highly accessible work of reference covering the broad sweep of events since 1763, from the last days of the ancien regime to the ending of the Cold War, from the reshaping of Eastern Europe to the radical expansion of the European Union in 2004. Within the broad coverage of this outstanding volume, particular attention is given to subjects such as: the era of the Enlightened Despots, the Revolutionary and Napoleonic era in France, and the revolutions of 1848, nationalism and imperialism, and the retreat from Empire, the First World War, the rise of the European dictators, the coming of the Second World War, the Holocaust, and the post-war development of Europe, the Cold War, the Soviet Union and its break up, the protest and upheavals of the 1960s, as well as social issues such as the rise of the welfare state, and the changing place of women in society throughout the period. With a fully comprehensive glossary, a biographical section, a thorough bibliography and informative maps, this volume is the indispensable companion for all those who study modern European history
The Routledge companion to world history since 1914 by Chris Cook( Book )

15 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Routledge Companion to World History since 1914 is a compendium of facts and figures on world history. Fully up-to-date, reliable and clear, this volume is a source of information on a range of topics such as: a chronology of events of the Arab Israeli conflict; anti-Semitism and the Holocaust; the world's major famines and natural disasters since 1914; whether key countries of the world have a king, president, prime minister or other governance; GNP of the world's major states, year by year; biographies of key figures; civil rights movements; the Vietnam War; the rise of terrorism; and globalization." "Thematically presented, the book covers topics relevant to history, politics and international relations, from the First World War to the Iraq War of 2003, from post-colonial Africa to conflicts and movements in south-east Asia. With maps, chronologies and full bibliography, this reference work is the essential companion for students of history, politics and international relations, and for all those with an interest in world history."--Jacket
The opinions of William Cobbett by William Cobbett( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politician, journalist, reformer, convict, social commentator and all-round thorn in the side of the establishment, Cobbett had a talent for controversial and pugnacious writing that echoes down the centuries and still rings fresh today. Commemorating the 250th anniversary of Cobbett's birth in 1763, this book provides a selection of his writings - both published and unpublished - that highlight his talents, obsessions, and concerns. This book not only brings to life the dynamic and rumbustious world of Georgian England within which Cobbett moved, but also reveals many uncanny parallels with m
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Order and disorder in early modern England
Alternative Names
Stevenson, J.

Stevenson, J. 1946-

Stevenson, J. (John), 1946-

Stevenson, John 1946 (September 26)-

Стивенсон, Джон 1946-

Languages
English (352)

Spanish (4)

Italian (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The Longman handbook of modern British history, 1714-1980British society, 1914-45British historical facts, 1760-1830Order and disorder in early modern EnglandThe Longman companion to Britain since 1945Popular disturbances in England, 1700-1870The Columbia dictionary of European political history since 1914British historical facts, 1688-1760