Penguin History of Europe Series

8 primary works • 8 total works
Lauded as “a masterly synthesis of depth and breadth,” (The Wall Street Journal), The Penguin History of Europe series is the foremost authority of European history–each work itself a dazzling and engrossing account of a particular place and time–and the best on record.

Book 1

The Birth of Classical Europe: A History from Troy to Augustine
3.87
· 750 Ratings · 84 Reviews · published 2009 · 20 editions
An innovative and intriguing look at the foundatio…
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Book 2

The Inheritance of Rome: Illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000
3.96
· 2238 Ratings · 186 Reviews · published 2009 · 23 editions
An ambitious and enlightening look at why the so-c…
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Book 3

Europe in the High Middle Ages
3.70
· 447 Ratings · 52 Reviews · published 2001 · 4 editions
'The Penguin History of Europe series ... is one o…
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Book 5

Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517-1648
3.65
· 324 Ratings · 45 Reviews · published 2014 · 14 editions
This latest addition to the landmark Penguin Histo…
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Book 6

The Pursuit of Glory: Europe 1648-1815
4.10
· 965 Ratings · 116 Reviews · published 2007 · 15 editions
The Pursuit of Glory brings to life one of the mos…
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Book 7

The Pursuit of Power: Europe 1815-1914
4.16
· 1111 Ratings · 158 Reviews · published 2016 · 24 editions
From the bestselling author of The Third Reich at …
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Book 8

To Hell and Back: Europe, 1914-1949
4.24
· 2422 Ratings · 266 Reviews · published 2015 · 52 editions
The Penguin History of Europe series reaches the t…
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Book 9

Roller-Coaster: Europe, 1950-2017
4.20
· 650 Ratings · 74 Reviews · published 2018 · 30 editions
After the overwhelming horrors of the first half o…
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