History: American History

  • The Post Cold War World: Turbulence and Change in World Politics Since the Fall book cover

    The Post Cold War World

    Turbulence and Change in World Politics Since the Fall, 1st Edition

    By Michael Cox

    This book by a leading scholar of international relations examines the origins of the new world disorder – the resurgence of Russia, the rise of populism in the West, deep tensions in the Atlantic alliance, and the new strategic partnership between China and Russia – and asks why so many…

    Paperback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to African American Theatre and Performance book cover

    The Routledge Companion to African American Theatre and Performance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathy A. Perkins, Sandra L. Richards, Renée Alexander Craft, Thomas F. DeFrantz

    The Routledge Companion to African American Theatre and Performance is an outstanding collection of specially written essays that charts the emergence, development, and diversity of African American Theatre and Performance—from the nineteenth-century African Grove Theatre to Afrofuturism.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • The USA and Canada 2019 book cover

    The USA and Canada 2019

    21st Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

      Combining impartial analysis with reliable facts and figures, this fully revised and updated 21st edition provides up-to-date commentary on these vast North American nations. General Survey Essays by leading experts analyse topics of regional importance, including: - US-Canadian integration…

    Hardback – 2018-12-06
    Routledge
    USA and Canada

  • Film and Colonialism in the Sixties: The Anti-Colonialist Turn in the US, Britain, and France book cover

    Film and Colonialism in the Sixties

    The Anti-Colonialist Turn in the US, Britain, and France, 1st Edition

    By Jon Cowans

    Relations between Western nations and their colonial subjects changed dramatically in the second half of the twentieth century. As nearly all of the West’s colonies gained their independence by 1975, attitudes toward colonialism in the West also changed, and terms such as empire and colonialism,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-03
    Routledge
    The Routledge Global 1960s and 1970s Series

  • Imaginary Friendship in the American Revolution: John Adams and Jonathan Sewall book cover

    Imaginary Friendship in the American Revolution

    John Adams and Jonathan Sewall, 1st Edition

    By Colin Nicolson, Owen Dudley Edwards

    Imaginary Friendship is the first in-depth study of the onset of the American Revolution through the prism of friendship, focusing on future US president John Adams and leading Loyalist Jonathan Sewall. The book is part biography, revealing how they shaped each other’s progress, and part political…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Early America

  • Laboured Protest: Black Civil Rights in New York City and Detroit During the New Deal and Second World War book cover

    Laboured Protest

    Black Civil Rights in New York City and Detroit During the New Deal and Second World War, 1st Edition

    By Oliver Ayers

    Historians have long realized the US civil rights movement pre-dated Martin Luther King Jr., but they disagree on where, when and why it started. Laboured Protest offers new answers in a study of black political protest during the New Deal and Second World War. It finds a diverse movement where…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29
    Routledge

  • Agrarian Reform and Resistance in an Age of Globalisation: The Euro-American World and Beyond, 1780-1914 book cover

    Agrarian Reform and Resistance in an Age of Globalisation

    The Euro-American World and Beyond, 1780-1914, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Regan, Cathal Smith

    This book investigates the causes and effects of modernisation in rural regions of Britain and Ireland, continental Europe, the Americas, and Australasia between 1780 and 1914. In this period, the transformation of the world economy associated with the Industrial Revolution fuelled dramatic changes…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • The United States and Southeast Asian Regionalism: Collective Security and Economic Development, 1945–75 book cover

    The United States and Southeast Asian Regionalism

    Collective Security and Economic Development, 1945–75, 1st Edition

    By Sue Thompson

    The Nixon or Guam Doctrine of 1969 stressed the importance of progress towards regional cooperation and Asian collective security, indicating that Asian countries themselves should take the initiative in creating programs in which the United States could participate. This book analyses the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • American Musical Life in Context and Practice to 1865 book cover

    American Musical Life in Context and Practice to 1865

    1st Edition

    Edited by James R. Heintze

    First published in 1994. This study covers a wide cross-section of topics, individuals, groups, and musical practices representing various regions and cities. The subjects discussed reflect the religious, ethnic, and social plurality of the American musical experience as well as the impact on…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Art and Culture in the Nineteenth Century

  • Being Indigenous: Perspectives on Activism, Culture, Language and Identity book cover

    Being Indigenous

    Perspectives on Activism, Culture, Language and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neyooxet Greymorning

    This volume gives voice to an impressive range of Indigenous authors who share their knowledge and perspectives on issues that pertain to activism, culture, language and identity – the fabric of being Indigenous. The contributions highlight the experiences of Indigenous peoples from a variety of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-23
    Routledge

  • Labour's Battle in the U.S.A: he Fight for Industrial Unionism book cover

    Labour's Battle in the U.S.A

    he Fight for Industrial Unionism, 1st Edition

    By J. Raymond Walsh

    First published in 1938. This study of the labour crisis in the USA consists of interviews with leaders and members of labour unions, unorganised workers, businessmen, and those in positions of public responsibility. The author explores the foundations of the crisis, and examines the possible…

    Hardback – 2018-11-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Labour Movement

  • India-America Relations (1942-62): Rooted in the Liberal International Order book cover

    India-America Relations (1942-62)

    Rooted in the Liberal International Order, 1st Edition

    By Atul Bhardwaj

    Examining India-America relations between 1942-62, this book reconsiders the role of America in shaping the imagination of post-colonial India. It rejects a conventional orthodoxy that assigns a limited role to America and challenges narratives which neglect the natural asymmetries and focus on…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

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