Europe in the Eighteenth Century, 1713-1783
5th impression. Paperback, in-8, ix + 364 pp., 5 maps, bibliographical notes, bibliography, index. With a Chronological list of the main political events.
A good clear book on the 18th century. A classic.
1713: Peace made at Utrecht by France, Britain, Spain, the United Provinces, Savoy, and Portugal.
1714: Capture of Barcelona by Philip V.
1762: Russia: Accession of Catherine.
1773-75: Russia: Great peasant revolt led by Pugachev.
1783: Treaty of Versailles signed by Britain, France, Spain, and the United States. Russian seizure of the Crimea.