History: European History

  • The Routledge History of Emotions in Europe: 1100-1700 book cover

    The Routledge History of Emotions in Europe

    1100-1700, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Broomhall, Andrew Lynch

    The Routledge History of Emotions in Europe: 1100–1700 presents the state of the field of pre-modern emotions during this period, placing particular emphasis on theoretical and methodological aspects of current research. This book serves as a reference to existing research practices in emotions…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08
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    Routledge Histories

  • Ideologies of Western Naval Power, c. 1500-1815 book cover

    Ideologies of Western Naval Power, c. 1500-1815

    1st Edition

    Edited by J.D. Davies, Alan James, Gijs Rommelse

    This ground-breaking book provides the first study of naval ideology, defined as the mass of cultural ideas and shared perspectives that, for early modern states and belief systems, justified the creation and use of naval forces. Sixteen scholars examine a wide range of themes over a wide time…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08
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    Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750

  • Stalin’s Constitution (Open Access): Soviet Participatory Politics and the Discussion of the 1936 Draft Constitution book cover

    Stalin’s Constitution (Open Access)

    Soviet Participatory Politics and the Discussion of the 1936 Draft Constitution, 1st Edition

    By Samantha Lomb

    Upon its adoption in December 1936, Soviet leaders hailed the new so-called Stalin Constitution as the most democratic in the world. Scholars have long scoffed at this claim, noting that the mass repression of 1937–1938 that followed rendered it a hollow document. This study does not address these…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
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  • Orphans and Abandoned Children in European History: Sixteenth to Twentieth Centuries book cover

    Orphans and Abandoned Children in European History

    Sixteenth to Twentieth Centuries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicoleta Roman

    In a world dominated by poverty, a central characteristic has been the plight of orphans and abandoned children. Over the centuries, State, Church and individuals have all attempted to tackle the issue, but can we trace any change over the course of time when it comes to the welfare system intended…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
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  • Military Service Tribunals and Boards in the Great War: Determining the Fate of Britain’s and New Zealand’s Conscripts book cover

    Military Service Tribunals and Boards in the Great War

    Determining the Fate of Britain’s and New Zealand’s Conscripts, 1st Edition

    By David Littlewood

    While a plethora of studies have discussed why so many men decided to volunteer for the army during the Great War, the experiences of those who were called up under conscription have received relatively little scrutiny. Even when the implementation of the respective Military Service Acts has been…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
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  • The Realism of Piero della Francesca book cover

    The Realism of Piero della Francesca

    1st Edition

    By Joost Keizer

    The fifteenth-century Italian artist Piero della Francesca painted a familiar world. Roads wind through hilly landscapes, run past farms, sheds, barns, and villages. This is the world in which Piero lived. At the same time, Piero’s paintings depict a world that is distant. The subjects of his…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
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  • The Age of Anniversaries: The Cult of Commemoration, 1895-1925 book cover

    The Age of Anniversaries

    The Cult of Commemoration, 1895-1925, 1st Edition

    Edited by T. G. Otte

    For historians centennial commemorations furnish an excellent heuristic tool for gauging late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century attitudes towards the past and the present. Centenary celebrations helped to revive, perpetuate and reinforce public perceptions of historical events and people in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
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  • The Swedish Jews and the Holocaust book cover

    The Swedish Jews and the Holocaust

    1st Edition

    By Pontus Rudberg

    "We will be judged in our own time and in the future by measuring the aid that we, inhabitants of a free and fortunate country, gave to our brethren in this time of greatest disaster." This declaration, made shortly after the pogroms of November 1938 by the Jewish communities in Sweden, was truer…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05
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  • The Crusades in the Modern World: Engaging the Crusades, Volume Two book cover

    The Crusades in the Modern World

    Engaging the Crusades, Volume Two, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Horswell, Akil N Awan

    Engaging the Crusades is a series of volumes which offer windows into a newly-emerging field of historical study: the memory and legacy of the crusades. Together these volumes examine the reasons behind the enduring resonance of the crusades and present the memory of crusading in the modern period…

    Hardback – 2019-07-02
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    Engaging the Crusades

  • Cultural History in France: Local Debates, Global Perspectives book cover

    Cultural History in France

    Local Debates, Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Evelyne Cohen, Anaïs Fléchet, Pascale Gœtschel, Laurent Martin, Pascal Ory

    This volume, which gathers contributions presented at the annual conferences of l'Association pour le développement de l'histoire culturelle (ADHC), questions the subjects and boundaries of cultural history in France – with regard to neighboring approaches such as cultural studies, media studies,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-02
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    Studies for the International Society for Cultural History

  • The Routledge History of Monarchy book cover

    The Routledge History of Monarchy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Woodacre, Lucinda H.S. Dean, Chris Jones, Zita Rohr, Russell Martin

    The Routledge History of Monarchy draws together current research across the field of royal studies, providing a rich understanding of the history of monarchy from a variety of geographical, cultural and temporal contexts. Divided into four parts, this book presents a wide range of case studies…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • Nineteenth Century Spain: A New History book cover

    Nineteenth Century Spain

    A New History, 1st Edition

    By Mark Lawrence

    Nineteenth century Spain deserves wider readership. Bedevilled by lost empires, wars, political instability and frustrated modernisation, the country appeared backward in relation to northern Europe and even in relation to much of its own geographical periphery. This new history, the first survey…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
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    Routledge/Canada Blanch Studies on Contemporary Spain

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