Brief History of Europe/Preface

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Napoleon entering Berlin, 27th October 1806. The Brandenburg Gate is a symbol of Berlin, Germany, and to some extent Europe.

A Brief History of Europe covers European history from the fall of Rome to the present day.

This period can roughly be divided into the Middle Ages, and the modern period. The modern period includes the contemporary period.


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Primarily articles on the English Wikipedia.

For this reason it should not be directly cited. It is recommended instead to search for the italicized term on Wikipedia, and refer to the citations on the relevant article.


c. = circa or century.


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Brief History of Europe · Middle Ages →