History: Early Modern History 1500-1750

  • English Radicalism (1935-1961): Volume 4 book cover

    English Radicalism (1935-1961)

    Volume 4, 1st Edition

    By S. Maccoby

    This is volume 4 of the set ^English Radicalism (1935-1961). Reissuing the epic undertaking of Dr S. Maccoby, these volumes cover the story of English Radicalism from its origins right through to its questionable end. By Combining new sources with the old and often long forgotten, the volumes…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
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  • Christopher Columbus in World Literature: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Christopher Columbus in World Literature

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Moses M. Nagy

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
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  • 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
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    Visual Culture in Early Modernity

  • The Development of the German Public Mind: Volume 2 A Social History of German Political Sentiments, Aspirations and Ideas The Age of Enlightenment book cover

    The Development of the German Public Mind

    Volume 2 A Social History of German Political Sentiments, Aspirations and Ideas The Age of Enlightenment, 1st Edition

    By Frederick Hertz

    Originally published in 1962, the second volume of how the psychological structure of German politics evolved deals with the age of monarchical absolutism and intellectual enlightenment, i.e. the last one and a half centuries of the Roman-German Empire. It traces the political principles which…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: German History

  • The German Public Mind in the Nineteenth Century: Volume 3 A Social History of German Political Sentiments, Aspirations and Ideas book cover

    The German Public Mind in the Nineteenth Century

    Volume 3 A Social History of German Political Sentiments, Aspirations and Ideas, 1st Edition

    By Frederick Hertz

    Edited by Frank Eyck

    Originally published in 1975, this volume covers the period from the age of Napoleon to the dismissal of Bismarck – a period of national liberation, of revolution, the development of political movements, of parties and the press and the achievement of nationhood. The book is a history of ideals and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: German History

  • 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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  • 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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  • Routledge Revivals: Gulliver and the Gentle Reader (1991): Studies in Swift and Our Time book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Gulliver and the Gentle Reader (1991)

    Studies in Swift and Our Time, 1st Edition

    By C J Rawson

    Originally published in 1973, Gulliver and the Gentle Reader critically examines the writing of Jonathan Swift. The book is predominately concerned with what Rawson coins ‘the "unofficial" energies’ which work below the surface of Swift’s conscious themes. Alongside this discussion, Rawson provides…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Rise of Science in Islam and the West: From Shared Heritage to Parting of The Ways, 8th to 19th Centuries book cover

    The Rise of Science in Islam and the West

    From Shared Heritage to Parting of The Ways, 8th to 19th Centuries, 1st Edition

    By John W. Livingston

    This is a study of science in Muslim society from its rise in the 8th century to the efforts of 19th-century Muslim thinkers and reformers to regain the lost ethos that had given birth to the rich scientific heritage of earlier Muslim civilization. The volume is organized in four parts; the rise of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31
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  • Binding the Absent Body in Medieval and Modern Art: Abject, virtual, and alternate bodies book cover

    Binding the Absent Body in Medieval and Modern Art

    Abject, virtual, and alternate bodies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emily Kelley, Elizabeth Richards Rivenbark

    This collection of essays considers artistic works that deal with the body without a visual representation. It explores a range of ways to represent this absence of the figure: from abject elements such as bodily fluids and waste to surrogate forms including reliquaries, manuscripts, and cloth. The…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
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  • Witchcraft, the Devil, and Emotions in Early Modern England book cover

    Witchcraft, the Devil, and Emotions in Early Modern England

    1st Edition

    By Charlotte-Rose Millar

    This book represents the first systematic study of the role of the Devil in English witchcraft pamphlets for the entire period of state-sanctioned witchcraft prosecutions (1563-1735). It provides a rereading of English witchcraft, one which moves away from an older historiography which underplays…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
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  • Catastrophe, Gender and Urban Experience, 1648-1920 book cover

    Catastrophe, Gender and Urban Experience, 1648-1920

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Simonton, Hannu Salmi

    As Enlightenment notions of predictability, progress and the sense that humans could control and shape their environments informed European thought, catastrophes shook many towns to the core, challenging the new world view with dramatic impact. This book concentrates on a period marked by passage…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge

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