Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items for:

  • Keywords: Eastern Europe x
  • American History: early to 18th Century x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Victories of the Counter-Revolution in Eastern Europe

R. R. Palmer

in The Age of the Democratic Revolution: A Political History of Europe and America, 1760-1800

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161280
eISBN:
9781400850228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161280.003.0020
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The year that saw the survival of the revolution in France saw its extinction in Poland. The same months in which it became clear that structural changes would spread to Belgium and Holland saw the ... More


The Brutality of Love and War

Phillip Papas

in Renegade Revolutionary: The Life of General Charles Lee

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814767658
eISBN:
9781479851218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814767658.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on Charles Lee's military radicalism as well as the romantic rejection he experienced in Eastern Europe. Lee's first trip to Eastern Europe transformed him into a political ... More


Absolute Power Is a Serpent

Phillip Papas

in Renegade Revolutionary: The Life of General Charles Lee

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814767658
eISBN:
9781479851218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814767658.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on Charles Lee's views about monarchy and absolute power by focusing on his trip to Eastern Europe. In early December 1764, Lee made plans for his trip to Poland, where he hoped ... More


View: