History: European History

  • The Military And Society In The Former Eastern Bloc book cover

    The Military And Society In The Former Eastern Bloc

    1st Edition

    By Constantine Danopoulos, Daniel Zirker, Constantine Danopoulas

    In The Military and Society in the Former Eastern Bloc , an assortment of regional specialists in military relations are gathered together to comment on the current state of the military in a number of Eastern bloc states, including: Russia, Ukraine, Latvia, Mongolia, Poland, Hungary, Romania, the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Long Presidency: France In The Mitterrand Years, 1981-1995 book cover

    The Long Presidency

    France In The Mitterrand Years, 1981-1995, 1st Edition

    By Julius W Friend

    In this informed and balanced treatment of recent French history, Julius Friend analyzes the changes, successes, and failures in the long and checkered record of former French president Frans Mitterrand. Extensive interviews with French politicians and intellectuals complement Friend's original…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Suffragette City: Women, Politics, and the Built Environment book cover

    Suffragette City

    Women, Politics, and the Built Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Darling, Nathaniel Robert Walker

    Suffragette City brings together a collection of illustrated essays dedicated to exploring and analysing cases in which women have resourcefully leveraged or defied the politics of gender to form and reform architecture and urbanism. Throughout much of modern history, women have been assigned to…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Thresholds and Boundaries: Liminality in Netherlandish Art (1385-1530) book cover

    Thresholds and Boundaries

    Liminality in Netherlandish Art (1385-1530), 1st Edition

    By Lynn F. Jacobs

    Although liminality has been studied by scholars of medieval and seventeenth-century art, the role of the threshold motif in Netherlandish art of the late fourteenth, fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries -- this late medieval/early ‘early modern’ period -- has been much less fully investigated.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Visual Culture in Early Modernity

  • The End Of Soviet Politics: Elections, Legislatures, And The Demise Of The Communist Party book cover

    The End Of Soviet Politics

    Elections, Legislatures, And The Demise Of The Communist Party, 1st Edition

    By Brendan Kiernan

    The author examines the intent and the unexpected side-effects of Gorbachev's policy of "demokratizatsiia" on the Soviet political system. His analysis traces the emergence of competitive, multiparty politics, drawing from interviews and primary materials collected during 15 months (1988-1990) in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Small States and Shelter Theory: Iceland’s External Affairs book cover

    Small States and Shelter Theory

    Iceland’s External Affairs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Baldur Thorhallsson

    Small states are dependent on the economic, political, and societal shelter provided by larger states and international organizations to survive and prosper. Iceland provides an ideal case study for shelter theory, due both to its smallness as compared with its larger neighbouring states, as well…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • Married Women in Legal Practice: Agency and Norms in the Swedish Realm, 1350-1450 book cover

    Married Women in Legal Practice

    Agency and Norms in the Swedish Realm, 1350-1450, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Cederbom

    This book describes the ways in which married women appeared in legal practice in the medieval Swedish realm 1350-1450, through both the agency of women, and through the norms that surrounded their actions. Since there were no court protocols kept, legal practice must be studied through other…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and History

  • Fiscal Policy in Early Modern Europe: Portugal in Comparative Context book cover

    Fiscal Policy in Early Modern Europe

    Portugal in Comparative Context, 1st Edition

    By Rodrigo da Costa Dominguez

    This book will examine the gradual assembly and consolidation of Portuguese fiscal policy in the second half of the fifteenth century, providing a comparative analysis of the Portuguese State’s finances and fiscal dynamics with other Western European monarchies. This book examines relevant aspects…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge
    Perspectives in Economic and Social History

  • The Mobility of People and Things in the Early Modern Mediterranean: The Art of Travel book cover

    The Mobility of People and Things in the Early Modern Mediterranean

    The Art of Travel, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elisabeth A. Fraser

    For centuries artists, diplomats, and merchants served as cultural intermediaries in the Mediterranean. Stationed in port cities and other entrepôts of the Mediterranean, these go-betweens forged intercultural connections even as they negotiated and sometimes promoted cultural misunderstandings.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Knowledge and the Early Modern City: A History of Entanglements book cover

    Knowledge and the Early Modern City

    A History of Entanglements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bert De Munck, Antonella Romano

    Knowledge and the Early Modern City uses case studies from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries to examine the relationships between knowledge and the city and how these changed in a period when the nature and conception of both was drastically transformed. Both knowledge formation and the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Knowledge Societies in History

  • Central and South-Eastern Europe 2020 book cover

    Central and South-Eastern Europe 2020

    20th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    A comprehensive survey of the countries and territories of this region, incorporating the latest economic and political developments. General Survey     Essays by acknowledged experts in the region cover a variety of topical issues. In addition, appendices discuss the religions…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Central and South-Eastern Europe

  • Francesco Robortello (1516-1567): Architectural Genius of the Humanities book cover

    Francesco Robortello (1516-1567)

    Architectural Genius of the Humanities, 1st Edition

    By Marco Sgarbi

    This book explores the intellectual world of Francesco Robortello, one of the most prominent scholars of the Italian Renaissance. From poetics to rhetoric, philology to history, topics to ethics, Robortello revolutionised the field of humanities through innovative interpretations of ancient texts…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Renaissance and Early Modern Worlds of Knowledge

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