Table of Contents


POLITICAL HISTORY

Absolutism and Enlightenment
Absolutism and Enlightenment
Age of Revolutions
Age of Revolutions
Age of Revolutions
Restauration
Restauration
High Imperialism
High Imperialism

World War I (1914-1918)
Post-War Years (1918-1923)

Interwar Years
Interwar Years
World War II (1939-1945)
HISTORY OF THE ECONOMY

Mercantilism
Decline of the Mercantilist Economy
Freedom of Trade
Continental Blockade
Transition to a Laissez-Faire Economic Policy
Free Trade versus Protectionism
Customs & Currency Unions
Gold Standard
The State as Entrepreneur

State-Regulated War Economy
Hyperinflation

Great Depression
Economic Recovery
War Economy, Europe