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  • Introduction to Statistics with SPSS

    1st Edition

    By Ben Baarda, De Goede Martijn, Cor van Dijkum

    Introduction to Statistics with SPSS offers an introduction to statistics that can be used before, during or after a course on statistics.   Covering a wide range of terms and techniques, including simple and multiple regressions, this book guides the student to enter data from a simple…

    Hardback – 2017-01-09
    Routledge

  • Public History

    A Textbook of Practice, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Cauvin

    Public History: A Textbook of Practice is a guide to the many challenges historians face while teaching, learning, and practicing public history. Historians can play a dynamic and essential role in contributing to public understanding of the past, and those who work in historic preservation, in…

    Paperback – 2016-05-11
    Routledge

  • Life and Times of the Atomic Bomb

    Nuclear Weapons and the Transformation of Warfare, 1st Edition

    By Albert I Berger

    Life and Times of the Atomic Bomb takes up the question of how the world found itself in the age of nuclear weapons – and how it has since tried to find a way out of it. Albert I. Berger charts the story of nuclear weapons from their origins through the Atomic Age and the Cold War up through the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-12
    Routledge

  • Singing and the Actor

    2nd Edition

    By Gillyanne Kayes

    Singing and the Actor takes the reader step by step through a practical training programme relevant to the modern singing actor and dancer. A variety of contemporary voice qualities including Belting and Twang are explained, with excercises for each topic.…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28
    Routledge

  • Pillaging the Empire

    Global Piracy on the High Seas, 1500-1750, 2nd Edition

    By Kris E Lane, Kris Lane, Robert M. Levine

    Between 1500 and 1750, European expansion and global interaction produced vast wealth. As goods traveled by ship along new global trade routes, piracy also flourished on the world’s seas. Pillaging the Empire tells the fascinating story of maritime predation in this period, including the…

    Paperback – 2015-08-03
    Routledge

  • The Global Atlantic

    1400 to 1900, 1st Edition

    By Christoph Strobel

    The Global Atlantic provides a concise, lively overview of the complex and diverse history of the greater Atlantic region from 1400 to 1900. During this period, the lands around the Atlantic basin – Europe, Africa, and the Americas – became deeply interconnected in networks of trade, cultural…

    Paperback – 2015-02-23
    Routledge

  • The Jazz Age and Great Depression

    1920-1941, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey H. Hacker

    The Jazz Age and Great Depression: 1920-1941, a new title in the six-title series History Through Literature: American Voices, American Themes, provides insights and analysis regarding the history, literature, and cultural climate of the Jazz Age and Great Depression. It brings together…

    Paperback – 2014-07-30
    Routledge
    History Through Literature

  • Postwar Movements and Countermovements

    1945-Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey H. Hacker

    Postwar Movements and Countermovements: 1945-Present, a new title in the six-title series History Through Literature: American Voices, American Themes, provides insights and analysis about the history, literature, and cultural climate of the United States since World War II. It brings together…

    Paperback – 2014-07-30
    Routledge

  • Ancient Monuments

    1st Edition

    By Cynthia Phillips, Shana Priwer

    Discusses the Egyptian pyramids, Greek temples, Roman buildings, and megalithic monuments in Britain, the book includes chapters on architecture in Mesoamerica, the early Middle East, and ancient China and Japan.…

    Paperback – 2014-05-14
    Routledge

  • Congotay! Congotay! A Global History of Caribbean Food

    1st Edition

    By Candice Goucher

    Since 1492, the distinct cultures, peoples, and languages of four continents have met in the Caribbean and intermingled in wave after wave of post-Columbian encounters, with foods and their styles of preparation being among the most consumable of the converging cultural elements. This book traces…

    Paperback – 2013-12-27
    Routledge

  • Slavery, War, and a New Birth of Freedom

    1840s-1877, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey H. Hacker

    Slavery, War, and a New Birth of Freedom: 1840s-1877, a new title in the six-title series History Through Literature: American Voices, American Themes, provides insights and analysis regarding the history, literature, and cultural climate of the eras of slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction.…

    Paperback – 2013-11-30
    Routledge
    History Through Literature

  • Colonial Roots

    Settlement to 1783, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey H. Hacker

    Colonial Roots: Settlement to 1783, the first volume in the six-title series History Through Literature: American Voices, American Themes, provides insights and analysis regarding the history, literature, and cultural climate of the nation's formative era. It brings together informational text and…

    Paperback – 2013-11-30
    Routledge
    History Through Literature

  • The Early Republic and Rise of National Identity

    1783-1861, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey H. Hacker

    The Early Republic and the Rise of National Identity, a new title in the six-title series History Through Literature: American Voices, American Themes, provides insights and analysis regarding the history, literature, and cultural climate of the formative period of the Early Republic through the…

    Paperback – 2013-11-30
    Routledge
    History Through Literature

  • The Gilded Age and Dawn of the Modern

    1877-1919, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey H. Hacker

    The Gilded Age and Dawn of the Modern: 1877-1919, a new title in the six-title series History Through Literature: American Voices, American Themes, provides insights and analysis regarding the history, literature, and cultural climate of the Gilded Age and early twentieth century. It brings…

    Paperback – 2013-11-30
    Routledge
    History Through Literature

  • Computers, Visualization, and History

    How New Technology Will Transform Our Understanding of the Past, 2nd Edition

    By David J Staley

    This visionary and thoroughly accessible book examines how digital environments and virtual reality have altered the ways historians think and communicate ideas and how the new language of visualization transforms our understanding of the past. Drawing on familiar graphic models--maps, flow charts,…

    Paperback – 2013-10-30
    Routledge

  • The American Century

    A History of the United States Since 1941: Volume 2, 7th Edition

    By Walter LaFeber, Richard Polenberg, Nancy Woloch

    The new edition of this classic text for courses on recent U.S. history covers the story of contemporary America from World War II into the second decade of the twenty-first century with new coverage of the Obama presidency and the 2012 elections. Written by three highly respected scholars, the…

    Paperback – 2013-09-30
    Routledge

  • The Forensic Historian

    Using Science to Reexamine the Past, 1st Edition

    By Robert C Williams

    Modern forensic science has significantly affected historical debate over some well-known past crimes or mysteries, utilizing modern DNA, nuclear, and chemical analyses to reexamine the past. This book takes an in-depth look at 20 significant cases where investigators have applied new forensic…

    Paperback – 2013-03-15
    Routledge

  • Western Civilization: A Global and Comparative Approach

    Volume I: To 1715, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth L. Campbell

    Featuring the one author, one voice approach, this text is ideal for instructors who do not wish to neglect the importance of non-Western perspectives on the study of the past. The book is a brief, affordable presentation providing a coherent examination of the past from ancient times to the…

    Paperback – 2012-07-15
    Routledge

  • The History of American Foreign Policy from 1895

    4th Edition

    By Jerald A Combs

    This important text offers a clear, concise and affordable narrative and analytical history of American foreign policy since the Spanish-American War. The book narrates events and policies but goes further to emphasize the international setting and constraints within which American policy-makers…

    Paperback – 2012-07-15
    Routledge

  • History Hunting

    A Guide for Fellow Adventurers, 1st Edition

    By James W. Cortada

    The book offers guidance to aspiring historians at every stage and in every walk of life, from practical advice on tackling and organizing projects to recommendations for finding and using resources of all kinds, whether at the local library or historical society or on the world wide web. It is…

    Paperback – 2012-01-15
    Routledge

  • The Civil War Era and Reconstruction

    An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural and Economic History, 1st Edition

    By Mary Ellen Snodgrass

    The encyclopedia takes a broad, multidisciplinary approach to the history of the period. It includes general and specific entries on politics and business, labor, industry, agriculture, education and youth, law and legislative affairs, literature, music, the performing and visual arts, health and…

    Hardback – 2011-09-15
    Routledge

  • The Settlement of America

    An Encyclopedia of Westward Expansion from Jamestown to the Closing of the Frontier, 1st Edition

    By James A. Crutchfield, Candy Moutlon, Terry Del Bene

    First Published in 2015. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.…

    Hardback – 2011-09-15
    Routledge

  • Lifelines in World History

    The Ancient World, The Medieval World, The Early Modern World, The Modern World, 1st Edition

    By Ase Berit, Rolf Strandskogen

    This lavishly illustrated full-color set is organized by the time frames that mirror the National Standards for world history for grades 6-12. An ideal supplement to all the major textbooks, it offers appealing and comprehensive biographies of history's most influential figures - both famous and…

    Hardback – 2010-12-31
    Routledge

  • The Modern World

    Civilizations of Africa, Civilizations of Europe, Civilizations of the Americas, Civilizations of the Middle East and Southwest Asia, Civilizations of Asia and the Pacific, 1st Edition

    By Sarolta Takacs

    Designed to meet the curriculum needs for students from grades 7 to 12, this five-volume encyclopedia explores world history from approximately 5000 C.E. to the present. Organized alphabetically within geographical volumes on Africa, Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Southwest Asia, and…

    Hardback – 2010-12-31
    Routledge

  • The Early Republic and Antebellum America: An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History

    An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History, 1st Edition

    By Christopher G. Bates

    First Published in 2015. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.…

    Hardback – 2010-09-15
    Routledge

  • The Irish Experience Since 1800: A Concise History

    A Concise History, 3rd Edition

    By Thomas E. Hachey, Lawrence J. McCaffrey

    This rich and readable history of modern Ireland covers the political, social, economic, intellectual, and cultural dimensions of the country's development from the origins of the Irish Question to the present day. In this edition, a new introductory chapter covers the period prior to Union and a…

    Paperback – 2010-03-15
    Routledge