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The Short Oxford History of the Modern World

The Short Oxford History of the Modern World series is a book series published by the Oxford University Press publishing house.

Each book gives a comprehensive introduction to a particular period or theme in history.

The general editor for the series is J.M. Roberts.

List of Books in the SeriesEdit

Title Author(s) Publishing date Other editions
Empire to Welfare State: English History, 1906-67 T.O. LLoyd June 11, 1970 1906-76, 2nd ed. (April 1979)
1906-85, 3rd ed. (October 16, 1986)
1906-92, 4th ed. (July 22, 1993)
1906-2001, 5th ed. (May 2, 2002)
The Crisis of Parliaments: English History, 1509-1660 Conrad Russell April 1, 1971
Endurance and Endeavour: Russian History, 1812-1971 J.N. Westwood February 15, 1973 1812-1980, 2nd ed. (December 1981
1812-1986, 3rd ed. (July 16, 1987)
1812-1992, 4th ed. (April 12, 1992)
1812-2001, 5th ed. (October 17, 2002)
The Old European Order, 1660-1800 William Doyle November 30, 1978 2nd ed. (November 26, 1992)
The Limits of Liberty: American History 1607-1980 Maldwyn A. Jones December 1983 1607-1992 (March 9, 1995)
The British Empire, 1558-1983 T.O. LLoyd October 1, 1984 1558-1995, 2nd ed. (November 21, 1996)
Modern India: The Origins of an Asian Democracy Judith Brown February 1985 2nd ed. (May 1, 1994)
Barricades and Borders: Europe, 1800-1914 Robert Gildea June 1, 1987 2nd ed. (March 1996)
3rd ed. (March 6, 2003)
Rebellions and Revolutions: China from the 1800s to the 1980s Jack Gray May 1, 1990 1800s to 2000, 2nd ed. (April 3, 2003)
British History 1815-1914 Norman McCord
Bill Purdue
May 23, 1991 2nd ed. (October 25, 2007)
The European Dynastic States, 1494-1660 Richard Bonney December 1, 1991
Albion Ascendant: English History 1660-1815 Wilfrid Prest June 4, 1998
The Pursuit of Power in Modern Japan, 1825-1995 Chushichi Tsuzuki April 13, 2000