What is Europe? How did this continent emerge, which - geographically speaking - is not a continent at all? What actually holds him together with his many states and peoples? Is there such a thing as "typically European"? How has Europe shaped our thinking, enriched the world?
These are questions that Christopher Clark, an Australian by birth, has to answer on his journey through the culture and history of Europe. The renowned Cambridge historian can take an entertaining and knowledgeable look at our continent like no other - from inside and outside. In his presentations at the most beautiful and symbolic places in Europe, he brings some order to the so confusingly diverse history of our continent.
1. where we come from - who we are
2 What we believe in - what we think
3. what drives us - what we take
4 What we create - what we keep quiet.…more