History: Military & Naval History

  • The Cathars and the Albigensian Crusade: A Sourcebook book cover

    The Cathars and the Albigensian Crusade

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Léglu, Rebecca Rist, Claire Taylor

    The Cathars and the Albigensian Crusade brings together a rich and diverse range of medieval sources to examine key aspects of the growth of heresy and dissent in southern France in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries and the Church’s response to that threat through the subsequent authorisation of…

    Paperback – 2013-11-04

  • Spain, Portugal and the Atlantic Frontier of Medieval Europe book cover

    Spain, Portugal and the Atlantic Frontier of Medieval Europe

    1st Edition

    By Jose-Juan Lopez-Portillo

    As seen from the perspective of 1492, the medieval expansion of Latin Europe was nowhere as dramatic or enduring as in the Iberian Peninsula and the Atlantic. Its Christian kingdoms continued their advance against Al-Andalus up to 1492, whereas territorial expansion elsewhere against the Muslim…

    Hardback – 2013-10-18
    The Expansion of Latin Europe, 1000-1500

  • The American Revolution Reader book cover

    The American Revolution Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Denver Brunsman, David J Silverman

    The American Revolution Reader is a collection of leading essays on the American revolutionary era from the eve of the imperial crisis through George Washington’s presidency. Articles have been chosen to represent classic themes, such as the British-colonial relationship during the eighteenth…

    Paperback – 2013-08-05
    Routledge Readers in History

  • The American Civil War: A Literary and Historical Anthology book cover

    The American Civil War

    A Literary and Historical Anthology, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Ian Frederick Finseth

    The American Civil War: A Literary and Historical Anthology brings together a wide variety of important writings from the Civil War and Reconstruction eras, including short fiction, poetry, public addresses, memoirs, and essays, accompanied by detailed annotations and concise introductions. Now in…

    Paperback – 2013-03-26

  • The Routledge Encyclopedia of Civil War Era Biographies book cover

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Civil War Era Biographies

    1st Edition

    By John D Wright

    Behind the familiar names of the military and political leaders whose names we all know--Lincoln, Davis, Lee, Grant, Sherman, and Jackson, are the people whose lives and hard work defined the Civil War era: abolitionists, slaves, inventors, manufacturers, painters, lawyers, writers, spies,…

    Hardback – 2012-11-07

  • Atomic Age America book cover

    Atomic Age America

    1st Edition

    By Martin V. Melosi

    Atomic Age America looks at the broad influence of atomic energy¿focusing particularly on nuclear weapons and nuclear power¿on the lives of Americans within a world context. The text examines the social, political, diplomatic, environmental, and technical impacts of atomic energy on the 20th and…

    Paperback – 2012-11-04

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Modern Imperial Histories book cover

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Modern Imperial Histories

    1st Edition

    By John Marriott

    Edited by Philippa Levine

    Written by leading scholars, this collection provides a comprehensive and authoritative overview of modern empires. Spanning the era of modern imperial history from the early sixteenth century to the present, it challenges both the rather insular focuses on specific experiences, and gives due…

    Hardback – 2012-05-28

  • Terrorism book cover


    2nd Edition

    By Rosemary H. T. O'Kane

    The history of terrorism stretches back nearly two thousand years and terrorism, both in the forms of terrorist groups and terror regimes, is an inherent part of the modern world: from Anarchist groups to al-Qaida; from Hitler’s Germany and SS to al-Bashir’s Sudan and Janjaweed militias.…

    Paperback – 2012-05-10
    Seminar Studies

  • The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict book cover

    The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    10th Edition

    By Martin Gilbert

    The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict traces not only the tangled and bitter history of the Arab-Jewish struggle from the early twentieth century to the present, including the death of Yasser Arafat and recent proposals for compromise and co-operation, it also illustrates the current…

    Paperback – 2012-02-16
    Routledge Historical Atlases

  • Understanding Contemporary Strategy book cover

    Understanding Contemporary Strategy

    1st Edition

    By Thomas M. Kane, David J. Lonsdale

    Understanding Contemporary Strategy provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of modern strategy. Covering all the main issues in the field, the book explores the major themes through a combination of classical and modern strategic theory, history and current…

    Paperback – 2011-10-24

  • Britain and World War One book cover

    Britain and World War One

    1st Edition

    By Alan G. V. Simmonds

    The First World War appears as a fault line in Britain’s twentieth-century history. Between August 1914 and November 1918 the titanic struggle against Imperial Germany and her allies consumed more people, more money and more resources than any other conflict that Britain had hitherto experienced.…

    Paperback – 2011-10-04

  • The War of American Independence: 1775-1783 book cover

    The War of American Independence

    1775-1783, 1st Edition

    By Richard Middleton

    Wars rarely turn out as expected. This book shows how Britain entered a conflict that it believed could not be lost. The American Patriots were similarly optimistic about their martial prospects. Although they eventually secured independence, it was only with the assistance of France and indirectly…

    Paperback – 2011-09-30
    Modern Wars In Perspective

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