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Cook, Chris 1945-

Overview
Works: 201 works in 1,109 publications in 3 languages and 34,752 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  History  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Registers  Directories  Bibliography  Sources  Biography  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Publishing director
Classifications: JN12, 940.28
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chris Cook
Dictionary of historical terms : a guide to names and events of over 1,000 years of world history by Chris Cook( Book )
95 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ranging from the onset of the Dark Ages and the rise of Islam to the closing decade of the 20th century, this dictionary provides compact definitions for hundreds of historical terms chosen from every epoch of modern world history
African political facts since 1945 by Chris Cook( Book )
19 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Post-war Britain : a political history by Alan Sked( Book )
56 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
European political facts, 1848-1918 by Chris Cook( Book )
15 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Facts on File world political almanac by Chris Cook( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents concise information on political and international events and major statesmen since 1945
European political facts, 1918-73 by Chris Cook( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
European political facts, 1789-1848 by Chris Cook( Book )
10 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What happened where : a guide to places and events in twentieth-century history by Chris Cook( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the emphasis firmly on events that have had implications beyond the borders of a single country, the book includes diplomatic crises (Agadir, Suez, Cuba), world conferences (Bretton Woods, Yalta, Dumbarton Oaks), assassinations (Sarajevo, Coyoacan, Sriperumbudur), massacres (Soweto, My Lai, Cienaga), and famous treaties (Potsdam, Chapultepec, Versailles). In addition, many of the century's key battles are detailed, including the towns and villages of Northern France (Ypres, Verdun, Neuve-Chapelle) now forever associated with the carnage of the First World War, and the decisive engagements of the Second World War (Alamein, Kursk, Beda Fomm)
European political facts, 1918-84 by Chris Cook( Book )
18 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Politics of reappraisal, 1918-1939 by Gillian Peele( Book )
9 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English historical facts, 1485-1603 by Ken Powell( Book )
10 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British historical facts, 1760-1830 by Chris Cook( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crisis and controversy : essays in honour of A.J.P. Taylor by Alan Sked( Book )
10 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sked: Metternich and the Federalist Myth. Grigg: Liberals on Trial. - Cook: Labour and the Downfall of the Liberal Party, 1906-1914. - Koss: Asquith versus Lloyd - George: The Last Phase and Beyond. Stevenson: Myth and Reality: Britain in the 1930s. - Watt: The Historiography of Appeasement. - Nish: Japan and the Outbreak of War in 1941. - Marwick: People's War and Top People's Peace? British Society and the Second World War. - Addison: Journey to the Centre: Churchill and Labour in Coalition
By-elections in British politics by Chris Cook( Book )
15 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
European political facts of the twentieth century by Chris Cook( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"European Political Facts of the Twentieth Century gives details of the international organizations to which European countries have belonged or do belong. It names the Heads of State for the period concerned and gives information on each country's parliament, ministers, elections and parties. Justice is covered, as are defence and treaties. Dependencies of the leading European countries are listed and the present status of these dependencies or former dependencies is given. Wherever possible, data have been recorded for all European countries, from the Atlantic to the Urals. The outcome is a fascinating and unique work of reference of value to teachers, students, journalists and anyone who needs readily available information on Europe since 1900"--Jacket
British historical facts, 1830-1900 by Chris Cook( Book )
19 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sources in British political history, 1900-1951 : compiled for the British Library of Political and Economic Science by Chris Cook( Book )
35 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Longman companion to Britain since 1945 by Chris Cook( Book )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 543 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."--BOOK JACKET
The atlas of modern warfare by Chris Cook( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Longman handbook of modern European history, 1763-1985 by Chris Cook( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cook, C.
Cook, Chris
Cook, Chris E.
Cook, Christopher.
Cook, Christopher 1945-
Кук, Крис 1945-
Languages
English (385)
Spanish (21)
Chinese (2)
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