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Hellenic Studies: Modern Greek History

A Pontic Greek family photographed in the early 20th century.

Here is a useful overview of Modern Greek History:

  • Vermes, Thanos. Historical Dictionary of Greece. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1995.
    • Call number: Bobst PA5225.B43 1999
      • Includes entries for individuals, organizations, place names, and important events. Focus is on the last two centuries of Greek history, including politics, economics, diplomatic relations, culture, and society. Detailed bibliography (pp. 185-243) lists resources in these and related areas.