This book provides a concise, illustrated introduction to the history of modern Greece, from the first stirrings of the national movement in the late eighteenth century to the present day. It is designed to provide a basic introduction for general and academic readers with little or no prior knowledge of the subject. "A Concise History of Greece" has been revised and now includes a new final chapter that covers Greek history and politics to the present day. Формат издания: 14 см х 21,5 см.
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