Excellent entries on various aspects of European history from 1450 to 1789. Each entry is written by a recognized scholar and covers major topics in art, government, and education, providing biographical entries on key figures.
Covers the transformation of Europe from 1792 to 1815. Contains nearly 900 entries and includes: biographies of politicians, sovereigns, and commanders; accounts of battles, weaponry, and diplomatic affairs; insights into the art, music, and culture of the times.
Contains nearly 1,500 entries written by experts on all aspects of Russian history, including important biographical figures, geographical areas, ethnographic groups, cultural landmarks, military campaigns, and social issues.