Belgium; chapters by George W. Carpenter, James P. Chapin, B.-S. Chlepner [and others] Edited by Jan-Albert Goris.

Berkeley, Los Angeles, University of California Press, 1945.

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Subjects Belgium -- Civilization.
Belgium -- History.
Series United Nations series.
Description 5 preliminary leaves, ix-xx pages, 3 leaves, 3-478 pages illustrations (maps) tables, frontispiece, plates, portraits 23 cm.
Copyright Date 1945.
Contents The Belgian national anthem, The Brabançonne. English version / Lorraine N. Finley -- part 1. The scene. Land and people / Jan-Albert Goris -- part 2. Historical background. From Caesar to 1814 / Victor J. Dossogne -- The Dutch regime (1814-1830) and the kingdom of Belgium (1830-1840) / Baron de Gruben -- Consolidation and expansion of the Kingdom (1840-1914) / Baron de Gruben -- In the First World War / George Theunis -- Belgium between the two World Wars / Jan-Albert Goris -- part 3. Political and constitutional development. Constitution and political structure / Henri E.A.M. Rolin -- Political parties / René Hislaire -- The Flemish movement / Shepard B. Clough -- part 4. Economic and social development. Foriegn policy, 1918 to 1940 / Frans van Cauwelaert -- The agriculture of Belgium / E.G. Misner -- Economic development of Belgium / B.S. Chlepner -- Social structure and development / Max Gottschalk -- Communications and transportation / Jan Frans Hostie -- part 5. Cultural aspects. The history of Christianity in Belgium / Felix A. Morlion -- Education in Belgium / Henri Grégoire -- Science in independent Belgium / Jean Timmermans -- Art in Belgium / Constant van de Wall -- Architecture / Georges Philippart -- Belgian literature in the Dutch language / Jan Greshoff -- French literature in Belgium / Benjamin Mather Woodbridge -- Note on Walloon literature / Jan-Albert Goris -- Belgian music / Charles Leirens -- part 6. Belgian Congo. Geography / James P. Chapin -- Peoples and culture / Melville J. Herskovits -- Historical development / R. Stanley Thomson -- Administrative structure / Albert de Vleeschauwer -- Economic development / Max Horn -- Health, education, and social welfare / George W. Carpenter -- part 7. Second World War and after. Belgium under the occupation / Arthur Wauters -- Belgium in the postwar world / Paul van Zeeland.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Belgium
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3275734
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Goris, Jan Albert, 1899-1984,
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