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Cook, Chris 1945-

Overview
Works: 228 works in 1,508 publications in 2 languages and 35,478 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  History  Dictionaries  Directories  Encyclopedias  Registers (Lists)  Bibliography  Biography  Sources  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Composer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: JN12, 941.07
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chris Cook
European political facts, 1918-84 by Chris Cook( Book )

90 editions published between 1975 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 2,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Facts on File world political almanac by Chris Cook( Book )

25 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on international organizations, heads of state, legislatures, treaties, alliances, political parties, elections, conflicts, nuclear arsenals, and populations
Post-war Britain : a political history by Alan Sked( Book )

65 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Longman handbook of modern European history, 1763-1985 by Chris Cook( Book )

52 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African political facts since 1945 by Chris Cook( Book )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of historical terms : a guide to names and events of over 1,000 years of world history by Chris Cook( Book )

41 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 1,129 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
The Longman handbook of modern British history, 1714-1980 by Chris Cook( Book )

51 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 1,012 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
European political facts, 1848-1918 by Chris Cook( Book )

21 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European political facts, 1789-1848 by Chris Cook( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of historical terms by Chris Cook( Book )

40 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dictionary, thoroughly revised and expanded, contains over 2000 entries that provide a basic, comprehensive, and entertaining guide to world-wide historical terms, phrases, names, and events
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 736 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)
The Politics of reappraisal, 1918-1939 by Gillian Peele( Book )

12 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English historical facts, 1485-1603 by Ken Powell( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 653 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 )

40 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By-elections in British politics by Chris Cook( Book )

27 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Crisis and controversy : essays in honour of A.J.P. Taylor( Book )

11 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 607 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
British historical facts, 1830-1900 by Chris Cook( Book )

23 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Longman companion to Britain since 1945 by Chris Cook( Book )

30 editions published between 1995 and 2016 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
European political facts of the twentieth century by Chris Cook( Book )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in English and held by 408 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
 
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What happened where : a guide to places and events in twentieth-century history
Alternative Names
Cook, C.

Cook, Chris

Cook Chris E.

Cook, Christopher.

Cook, Christopher 1945-

Кук, Крис 1945-

Languages
English (604)

Spanish (5)

Covers
The Facts on File world political almanacPost-war Britain : a political historyThe Longman handbook of modern European history, 1763-1985African political facts since 1945Dictionary of historical terms : a guide to names and events of over 1,000 years of world historyThe Longman handbook of modern British history, 1714-1980European political facts, 1848-1918Dictionary of historical terms