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Longmans, Green, and Company, 1881 - Europe
 

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Contents

The Greek Nation
25
Akarnania and the Corinthian colonies
31
The Thracian colonies abiding greatness of Thessalonikê
33
Other nations lapygians Gauls Veneti use of the name
47
Inhabitants of Sicily Sikanians and Sikels
48
Cisalpine Gaul 5455
54
The Eastern Provinces
60
Conquest of Egypt the Roman Peace
66
CHAPTER IV
73
Dioceses of Italy Illyricum and Africa greatness of Car
79
The Wandering of the Nations
83
The Franks use of the name Francia
91
The LowDutch settlers Angles Saxons Jutes origin
97
The Eastern Empire
99
THE FINAL DIVISION OF THE EMPIRE
103
Wars of Chosroes and Heraclius
109
Slavonic settlements under Heraclius the Dalmatian cities
115
Division of the Frankish dominion Austria and Neustria 120121
120
Extent of the Carolingian Empire
126
Advance at the cost of the Imperial kingdoms first Bur
128
Division of 817
135
Extent of the Western Kingdom
141
Effect of the Burgundian conqnests of France relations with
145
Italy represents the Lombard kingdom Milan its capital
147
The European Themes Hellas Lombardy Sicily 151152
151
Settlement of the Bulgarians
156
Special character of the Hungarian kingdom effects of
157
Summary
163
CHAPTER VII
166
Curtailment of the Empire moral influence of Constanti
168
The Ecclesiastical Divisions of Gaul and Germany
172
The Ecclesiastical Divisions of Spain
178
Foundation of the English sees territorial bishoprics
181
CHAPTER VIII
188
101102
193
Fluctuations on the Burgundian frontier union of Burgundy
194
Polish frontier Pomerania Silesia
200
Supremacy of Wessex
202
Growth of the House of Austria separation of Switzerland
203
The North Mark of Saxony or Mark of Brandenburg
209
Duchy of Francia held by the bishops of Würzburg
215
Trent and Brixen
217
The German Confederation princes holding lands within
223
Apulia Sicily Venice no part of the kingdom their relation
233
Central Italy Romagna and the march of Ancona
239
The Tuscan cities Lucca rivalry of Pisa and Genoa Siena
245
Wars of the French Revolution the new republics Treaty
251
Recovery of Venetia and Rome parts of the kingdom
258
The Austrian power its position as a marchland its union
267
History of Geneva territory restored to Savoy division
274
Acquisition of Nizza
282
Duchy of Savoy annexed to France restored annexed again
288
Brobant Hainault union of Holland and Hainault
294
The Spanish Netherlands English possession of Dunkirk
301
States which have split off from the Imperial kingdoms
303
Purchase of Corsica its effects birth of Buonaparte 351352
351
Losses among the colonies independence of Hayti sale
352
War of Sleswick and Holstein the duchies ceded
357
Conquest of Algeria character of African conquests
360
The Eastern Empire became nearly conterminous with
366
Loss and recovery of Crete and Cyprus separation
372
Recovery of Macedonia and Greece use of the name
376
Third Bulgarian kingdom the Empire more thoroughly
382
Advance in Macedonia and Epeiros
388
The Norman kingdom of Sicily Benevento 250
392
Advance of the Normans in Italy Aversa and Capua
394
Kingdom of Cyprus its relations to Jerusalem and Armenia
401
Magyar Kingdom of Croatia struggles between Venice
407
Venetian fiefs history of the duchy of Naxos
413
Turkish conquest of Peloponnesos independence of Maina
419
Relations towards Hungary shiftings of Rama or Bosnia
425
govina 426427
427
The two Chrobatias separated by the Magyars their geo
433
Bohemia and its dependencies
438
Recovery of Hungary from the Turk peace of Carlowitz
439
Comparison of the Ottoman dominions with the Eastern
443
English vassalage in Cyprus
449
Independence and new frontier of Roumania 453454
453
Note on M Sathas 460461
460
Denmark Norway Sweden
466
The primitive nations Aryan and nonAryan 455466
467
Western conquests and settlements of the Danes and North
471
Bohemia and Moravia their relations to Poland Hungary
477
Supremacy of the northern Vladimir commonwealths
483
Arrangements of 18141815
487
Duchy of SouthJutland or Sleswick its relations to Den
489
The Military Orders Swordbrothers and Teutonic
495
brothers acquisition of Culm Ponierelia Samogitia
496
Advance of Moscow annexation of Novgorod c Russia
502
Fiefs of Sweden within the Empire Pomerania Bremen
509
Sweden after the peace of Oliva
510
Temporary Russian advance on the Caspian superiority
516
Advance in Turkestan and Eastern Asia extent and cha
522
THE SPANISH PENINSULA AND ITS COLONIES
525
lian Empire
531
The Two Sicilies their various unions and divisions
537
The Spanish West Indies
544
Struggle with the Northmen recovery of Caithness Gallo
553
The American Colonies of England
559
The thirteen Colonies their independence
562
Summary 568569
568
Summary
569
Later changes annexation of Savoy Nizza and Mentone
574
The Norman Power in Italy and Sicily its relations to
578
The southern colonies their history
579
War with France the new German Empire recovery
581
Note on the Slavonic settlements
587
Use of the name Sardinia 251
591
Breakup of the Servian power the later Servian kingdom
598
Case of Trieste
599

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