History: European History

  • Family Firms and Merchant Capitalism in Early Modern Europe: The Business, Bankruptcy and Resilience of the Höchstetters of Augsburg book cover

    Family Firms and Merchant Capitalism in Early Modern Europe

    The Business, Bankruptcy and Resilience of the Höchstetters of Augsburg, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Max Safley

    This fascinating study follows the fortunes of the Höchstetter family, merchant-manufacturers and financiers of Augsburg, Germany in the late-fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries, and sheds light on the economic and social history of failure and resilience in early modern Europe. Carefully…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Economic History

  • Hélène Metzger: Historian and Historiographer of the Sciences book cover

    Hélène Metzger: Historian and Historiographer of the Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Cristina Chimisso

    Is there something important to learn from the history of science about knowledge and the mind? Do habits and emotions play a significant role in science? To what extent do present concerns and knowledge distort our understanding of past texts and practices? These are crucial questions in current…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • Britain in the Wider World: 1603–1800 book cover

    Britain in the Wider World

    1603–1800, 1st Edition

    By Trevor Burnard

    Britain in the Wider World traces the remarkable transformation of Britain between 1603 and 1800 as it developed into a world power. At the accession of James VI and I to the throne of England in 1603, the kingdoms of England/Wales, Scotland and Ireland were united only by having a monarch in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    Countries in the Early Modern World

  • Willi Münzenberg: Fighter against Fascism and Stalinism book cover

    Willi Münzenberg

    Fighter against Fascism and Stalinism, 1st Edition

    By John Green

    Willi Münzenberg was a towering figure in the anti-fascist movement during the first half of the twentieth century. He was acquainted with many of the leading left wing activists and thinkers of his day including Lenin, Rosa Luxemburg, Karl Liebknecht, and Karl Radek. He also played a foundational…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • The Routledge History of Witchcraft book cover

    The Routledge History of Witchcraft

    1st Edition

    Edited by Johannes Dillinger

    The Routledge History of Witchcraft is a comprehensive and interdisciplinary study of the belief in witches from antiquity to the present day, providing both an introduction to the subject of witchcraft and an overview of the on-going debates. This extensive collection covers the entire breadth of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • Modern Russia: The Basics book cover

    Modern Russia: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Charlotte Alston

    Modern Russia: The Basics is an accessible introduction to the key events and transformations which have taken place in Russia from the late 19th century to the present day. Exploring the subject in seven clearly defined chronological periods, this text examines the politics, economics, culture of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Margins for Manoeuvre in Cold War Europe: The Influence of Smaller Powers book cover

    Margins for Manoeuvre in Cold War Europe

    The Influence of Smaller Powers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laurien Crump, Susanna Erlandsson

    The Cold War is conventionally regarded as a superpower conflict that dominated the shape of international relations between World War II and the fall of the Berlin Wall. Smaller powers had to adapt to a role as pawns in a strategic game of the superpowers, its course beyond their control.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • A Cultural History of Early Modern Europe book cover

    A Cultural History of Early Modern Europe

    1st Edition

    By Charlie R. Steen

    A Cultural History of Early Modern Europe examines the relationships that developed in cities from the time of the late Renaissance through to the Napoleonic period, exploring culture in the broadest sense by selecting a variety of sources not commonly used in history books, such as plays, popular…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Dressing Global Bodies: The Political Power of Dress in World History book cover

    Dressing Global Bodies

    The Political Power of Dress in World History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beverly Lemire, Giorgio Riello

    Dressing Global Bodies addresses the complex politics of dress and fashion from a global perspective spanning four centuries, tying the early global to more contemporary times, to reveal clothing practice as a key cultural phenomenon and mechanism of defining one’s identity. This collection of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Remembering German-Australian Colonial Entanglements book cover

    Remembering German-Australian Colonial Entanglements

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lars Eckstein, Andrew Wright Hurley

    Remembering German- Australian Colonial Entanglements emphatically promotes a critical and nuanced understanding of the complex entanglement of German colonial actors and activities within Australian colonial institutions and different imperial ideologies. Case studies ranging from the German…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Western Warfare in the Age of the Crusades 1000-1300 book cover

    Western Warfare in the Age of the Crusades 1000-1300

    1st Edition

    By John France

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05 
    Routledge
    Warfare and History

  • Insular Destinies: Perspectives on the history and politics of modern Cyprus book cover

    Insular Destinies

    Perspectives on the history and politics of modern Cyprus, 1st Edition

    By Paschalis Kitromilides

    In this collection, an eminent authority on the history of political thought and on the intellectual history of modern Hellenism employs his twin academic specializations in political science and in intellectual history to understand the intricacies of the historical experience of his native island…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05 
    Routledge
    British School at Athens - Modern Greek and Byzantine Studies

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