HIS 319: 19th Century Europe

Class Program
Credits 3

This course treats the main event in the History of Europe from 1814 to 1914. It will treat such topics as the Congress of Vienna; the age of Metternich; the liberal revolutions especially the those of 1848; the Crimean War; the rise of Louis Napoleon; the Wars of Italian and German Unification; the rise of Socialism and Anarchism; New Imperialism; and the political polarization of Europe at the end of the century.  Attention will also be given to artistic and literary movements such as Romanticism; Realism; and Naturalism. 


HIS 112 or permission of instructor