Brief History of Europe

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A Brief History of Europe

A Brief History of Europe is a free content online book published on English Wikibooks.

Also available on a single page, which should be printable if needed.

Table of contents[edit]

  • Chapter 1 Early Middle Ages
    • Peoples of the Early Middle Ages
      • Germanic peoples
      • Non-Germanic peoples
    • Roman Empire and movements of peoples
      • Migration Period and other migrations
      • Byzantine Empire
    • Italian peninsula in the Early Middle Ages
    • Francia and the Carolingian Empire
    • Europe from 814
    • Islam and the Caliphates
      • Islamic Golden Age
      • Middle East during the High and Late Middle Ages
    • Iberia and the Reconquista
      • Iberia during the High and Late Middle Ages
  • Chapter 2 High Middle Ages
    • States and territories of the High Middle Ages
    • Normans
    • England and the Angevin Empire
    • Holy Roman Empire
    • Christianity and the Great Schism
    • Crusades, and the Seljuk and Byzantine empires
      • Crusades to the Holy Land and Sack of Constantinople
    • Mongol Empire and the Golden Horde
    • Medieval renaissances and cultural changes
  • Chapter 3 Late Middle Ages
    • States and territories of the Late Middle Ages
    • Crisis of the Late Middle Ages
    • France and Burgundy
    • Avignon Papacy and Western Schism
    • Hundred Years' War
      • Edwardian War (1337–1360)
      • Caroline War (1369–1389)
      • Lancastrian War (1415–1453)
    • War of the Roses
    • Holy Roman Empire and Hanseatic League
    • Rise of Muscovy
    • Rise of the Ottoman Empire
  • Chapter 4 Early modern period
    • States and territories of the early modern period
    • Russia, Sweden, and Poland
      • Russian Tsardom and Empire
      • Sweden and the Northern Wars
      • Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
    • Decline of the Holy Roman Empire
    • House of Hohenzollern
      • Brandenburg-Prussia and Frederick the Great
    • Houses of Habsburg and Habsburg-Lorraine
      • Austrian Monarchy
      • Ottoman–Habsburg wars and Suleiman the Magnificent
      • Habsburg Spain
      • Italian Wars and Eighty Years' War
    • House of Bourbon and France
      • Bourbon Spain and Spanish history
    • Reformation and religious turmoil
      • Protestant Reformation and earlier movements
      • English Reformation
      • Counter-Reformation
      • European wars of religion
      • Thirty Years' War
    • Age of Discovery and colonial empires
    • Rise of philosophy, the arts, science and trade
      • The Renaissance
      • Baroque Period and Age of Enlightenment
      • Capitalism and mercantilism
  • Chapter 5 Late modern period
    • States and territories of the late modern period
    • Age of Revolution and late eighteenth century
      • French and Indian War, and American Revolution
      • French Revolution and French Revolutionary Wars
    • Napoleonic Era and aftermath
    • Post-Napoleonic Europe
      • Risorgimento
      • German Empire
      • Austria-Hungary
    • New Imperialism
      • Decline and fall of the Ottoman Empire
    • World War I and the interwar period
      • Prelude to World War I
      • World War I
      • Interwar period
      • Russian revolutions and Soviet Union
    • World War II
    • Industrialization and cultural changes
      • Arts of the late modern period


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