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Vol 22 No 3 March/April 2017

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The Cambridge Modern History

Edited by: Lord Acton, A.W. Ward, G.W. Prothero, Stanley Leathes

ISSN: 4633-4633
Published: June 1911
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback, 12 Volumes
Price: £175.00
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The Cambridge Modern History is a comprehensive modern history of the world, beginning with the 15th century age of Discovery.

The first series, planned by Lord Acton and edited by him with Stanley Mordaunt Leathes, Sir Adolphus William Ward and G. W. Prothero, was launched in 1902 and totalled fourteen volumes, the last of them being an historical atlas which appeared in 1912. The period covered was from 1450 to 1910. Each volume includes an extensive bibliography.

Selling: A Set in 12 (of 14) Volumes:-

  • Volume 1: The Renaissance (1902) Reprinted, 1902, 1903, 1904
  • Volume 2: The Reformation (1903) Reprinted 1904
  • Volume 3: The Wars of Religion (1904)
  • Volume 4: The Thirty Years War (1906)
  • Volume 5: The Age of Louis XIV (1908)
  • Volume 6: The Eighteenth Century (1909)
  • Volume 7: The United States (1903) Reprinted 1904
  • Volume 8: The French Revolution (1904)
  • Volume 9: Napoleon (1906)
  • Volume 10: The Restoration (1907)
  • Volume 11: The Growth of Nationalities (1909)
  • Volume 12: The Latest Age (1910)
  • Volume 13: Tables and General Index (1911) Not Included
  • Volume 14: Atlas (1912) 2nd edition 1924 Not Included