A General History of Europe Author:James Harvey Robinson, James Henry Breasted, Emma Peters Smith From the advertising copy in the front of the book: — A General History of Europe in the Robinson and Breasted history series combines in one volume a well ordered, general account of man's career. The book is well balanced. Sufficient space is given to the Orient, to Greece and Rome, and to the Medieval period to insure a clear understanding o... more »f the beginnings of the great things in Modern History. A General History of Europe is the first book of its type to give so much attention to modern times. About one-half of the book is devoted to the last 300 years, and 150 pages to the last 50 years.
(Published in 1921, this book is an interesting insight into the view of history at the end of the First World War, but before the Second.)« less