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History Research Now Available In Paperback

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Political History

  • Robert F. Kennedy in the Stream of History

    1st Edition

    By Terrence Edward Paupp

    This assessment of the statesmanship, principles, and policies of Robert F. Kennedy places him "in the stream of history," to assess what came before his time in political life, what happened during that time, and what happened to his legacy after his assassination. Terrence Edward Paupp evaluates…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28

  • Quakers and Their Allies in the Abolitionist Cause, 1754-1808

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maurice Jackson, Susan Kozel

    This volume explores the significant connections between the Quaker community and the abolitionist cause in America. The case studies that make up the collection mainly focus on the greater Philadelphia area, a hotbed of the abolitionist movement and the location of the first American abolition…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Perspectives on Early America

  • Plots and Paranoia

    A History of Political Espionage in Britain 1790-1988, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Porter

    Britain’s secret state exists to protect her from ‘enemies within’. It has always aroused controversy; on the one hand it is credited with preventing wars, revolutions and terrorism and on the other it is accused of subverting democratically elected governments and luring innocents to death. What…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge Revivals