History

On these pages you will find information on the Routledge list which covers African History, American History, British History, European History, Intellectual History, Legal History, Medieval History 400-1500, Political History, Religious History, The Cold War and more in the subject of History.

There is also information on books for students, series, and the latest news and events.

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255Series in History

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4,901New Products

  • Writing History from the Margins

    African Americans and the Quest for Freedom

    Edited by Claire Parfait, Helene Le Dantec-Lowry, Claire Bourhis-Mariotti

    With contributions from leading American and European scholars, this collection of original essays surveys the actors and the modes of writing history from the "margins" of society, focusing specifically on African Americans. Nearly 100 years after The Journal of Negro History was founded, this…

    Paperback – 2016-09-23
    Routledge

  • Ancient China

    A History

    By John S. Major, Constance A. Cook

    Ancient China: A History surveys the East Asian Heartland Region – the geographical area that eventually became known as China – from the Neolithic period through the Bronze Age, to the early imperial era of Qin and Han, up to the threshold of the medieval period in the third century CE. For most…

    Paperback – 2016-09-22
    Routledge

  • Fascist in the Family

    The Tragedy of John Beckett M.P.

    By Francis Beckett

    John Beckett was a rising political star. Elected as Labour's youngest M.P. in 1924, he was constantly in the news and tipped for greatness. But ten years later he was propaganda chief for Mosley’s fascists, and one of Britain’s three best known anti-Semites. Yet his mother, whom he loved, was a…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

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  • Michael Greenwood, Editor

    Michael Greenwood commissions research monographs, reference works and edited collections in Classical Studies, Late Antiquity, and Byzantine and early medieval history. Key series in these areas include Medicine and the Body in Antiquity; Studies in Roman Space and Urbanism; Image, Text and Culture in Classical Antiquity; Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman Studies; Publications of the Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies. Michael is always pleased to hear from authors looking to discuss their plans to publish in these and related areas. 

  • Rob Langham, Senior Publisher

    Rob Langham is Senior Publisher for History, concentrating on the acquisition of research monographs covering European and World History. He joined Routledge in 1999 and for many years worked as the company’s Economics Editor.

  • Eve Mayer, Editor

    Eve Mayer publishes books on the history of the Americas. From historiographical handbooks, to textbooks, edited collections, and supplemental monographs, she is interested in the range of experiences involved in the history of the United States, North America more generally, and the countries of Latin America. Eve considers projects across all time periods and is especially interested in books that engage with emerging areas or approaches.

  • Max Novick, Commissioning Editor, (Research Monographs and Academic Titles)

    Max Novick acquires research monographs in the areas of anthropology, history, and sociology. His list tends to focus on women’s and gender studies, race and ethnic studies, science and technology, environment, social theory, and research methods, but is not limited to these subjects.

  • Laura Pilsworth, Editor (Medieval and Early Modern History)

    Laura Pilsworth publishes books on medieval and early modern history (300–1800). She publishes scholarly books in a variety of formats including textbooks, handbooks, reference works, and monographs covering key topics such as late antiquity, the Renaissance, the Reformation, revolutions, the Enlightenment, and the scientific revolution. Laura is dedicated to upholding the list’s tradition of publishing new and emerging fields and is currently commissioning in the history of animals, childhood, economy, emotions, empire, the body and global history as well as broadening the focus of the list beyond Europe to Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.

  • Eve Setch, Publisher (Modern History)

    Eve Setch publishes books on Modern Global History (1800 to the present) as well as looking after our historiographical works across the list. She publishes a range of text types, from textbooks to handbooks, edited collections, and single-authored monographs. In keeping with the tradition and reputation of the Routledge list, she is interested in publishing across a broad range of topics, global regions, and periods, in both traditional as well as cutting-edge ways. At the moment some of the areas in which she is publishing include new historiographical interpretations, gender history, colonial, post-colonial and indigenous history, the history of non-Western regions, the history of science, and medicine and Jewish History.

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