The Baltic : a history / Michael North ; translated by Kenneth Kronenberg.
"The Baltic is an overview of the region as a whole that deals with politics, trade, and cultures. The book is organized into ten chronological, roughly thematic chapters, with each chapter beginning with a vignette (focus) centered on a place with particular significance to the era under discu...
Cambridge, Massachusetts :
Harvard University Press,
- Introduction : trade and cultures
- Vikings, Slavs, and Balts
- The Christian mission and the settlement of the land
- The Hanseatic League and the monarchies
- The Reformation and the Nordic renaissance
- Swedish dominance
- The rise of Russia
- Nordic romanticism
- Revolutions and new states
- Sovietization versus welfare states
- Transformation and EU integration