History: Military & Naval History

  • The British Army in Palestine and the 1948 War: Containment, Withdrawal and Evacuation book cover

    The British Army in Palestine and the 1948 War

    Containment, Withdrawal and Evacuation, 1st Edition

    By Alon Kadish

    Following the end of the Second World War, the main mission of the British Army in Palestine was to contain Jewish attacks and illegal immigration while the fate of the Mandate was being decided. This book is a record of the British Army during the final year of the Mandate and its impact on the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge
    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • The Life and Times of Thomas Stukeley (c.1525-78) book cover

    The Life and Times of Thomas Stukeley (c.1525-78)

    1st Edition

    By Juan E. Tazón

    This book was published in 2003. Thomas Stukeley was one of the most colourful characters of the Elizabethan age, whose exploits brought him fame and notoriety throughout Europe. Described variously as picturesque, quixotic, cloudy minded, remarkable, and (by Evelyn Waugh) as a "preposterous and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Dirty Secret of Early Modern Capitalism: The Global Reach of the Dutch Arms Trade, Warfare and Mercenaries in the Seventeenth Century book cover

    The Dirty Secret of Early Modern Capitalism

    The Global Reach of the Dutch Arms Trade, Warfare and Mercenaries in the Seventeenth Century, 1st Edition

    By Kees Boterbloem

    This book shows how the Dutch accumulation of great wealth was closely linked to their involvement in warfare. By charting Dutch activity across the globe, it explores Dutch participation in the international arms trade, and in wars both at home and abroad. In doing so, it ponders the issue of how…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Routledge Revivals: Medieval Islamic Civilization (2006): An Encyclopedia - Volume I book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Medieval Islamic Civilization (2006)

    An Encyclopedia - Volume I, 1st Edition

    Edited by Josef Meri

    Islamic civilization flourished in the Middle Ages across a vast geographical area that spans today's Middle and Near East. First published in 2006, Medieval Islamic Civilization examines the socio-cultural history of the regions where Islam took hold between the 7th and 16th centuries. This…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Medieval Islamic Civilization (2006): An Encyclopedia - Volume II book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Medieval Islamic Civilization (2006)

    An Encyclopedia - Volume II, 1st Edition

    Edited by Josef Meri

    Islamic civilization flourished in the Middle Ages across a vast geographical area that spans today's Middle and Near East. First published in 2006, Medieval Islamic Civilization examines the socio-cultural history of the regions where Islam took hold between the 7th and 16th centuries. This…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Medieval England (1998): An Encyclopedia book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Medieval England (1998)

    An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul E. Szarmach, M. Teresa Tavormina, Joel Rosenthal, Catherine Karkov, Peter Lefferts, Elizabeth Parker McLachlan

    First published in 1998, this valuable reference work offers concise, expert answers to questions on all aspects of life and culture in Medieval England, including art, architecture, law, literature, kings, women, music, commerce, technology, warfare and religion. This wide-ranging text…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Medieval France (1995): An Encyclopedia book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Medieval France (1995)

    An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

    Edited by William W. Kibler, Grover A. Zinn

    First published in 1995, Medieval France: An Encyclopedia is the first single-volume reference work on the history and culture of medieval France. It covers the political, intellectual, literary, and musical history of the country from the early fifth to the late fifteenth century. The shorter…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

  • Routledge Revivals: Medieval Germany (2001): An Encyclopedia book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Medieval Germany (2001)

    An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

    Edited by John M. Jeep

    First published in 2001, Medieval Germany: An Encyclopedia provides a comprehensive guide to the German and Dutch-speaking world in the Middle Ages, from approximately C.E. 500 to 1500. It offers detailed accounts of a wide variety of aspects of medieval Germany, including language, literature,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Warfare in Latin America - Volumes I and II book cover

    Warfare in Latin America - Volumes I and II

    1st Edition

    Edited by Miguel A. Centeno

    This two volume work is the first extensive collection of analytical materials regarding the history of war in Latin America. Covering pre-history to the 1990s, it also includes accounts from every region and form of warfare. Experts on the continent and those who work on the military in other…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • The Construction of a National Socialist Europe during the Second World War: How the New Order Took Shape book cover

    The Construction of a National Socialist Europe during the Second World War

    How the New Order Took Shape, 1st Edition

    By Raimund Bauer

    Throughout the Second World War, the term ‘Europe’ featured prominently in National Socialist rhetoric. This book reconstructs what Europe stood for in National Socialist Germany, analyses how the interplay of its defining elements changed dependent on the war, and shows that the new European order…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Second World War History

  • The Burden of German History 1919-45: Essays for the Goethe Institute book cover

    The Burden of German History 1919-45

    Essays for the Goethe Institute, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Laffan

    Originally published in 1988, The Burden of German History 1919-45 examines the vast literature surrounding Weimar years and the National Socialist tragedy, daunting even for the specialist historian or political scientist. The essays included in this volume provide an invaluable guide to research…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Royal Indian Navy: Trajectories, Transformations and the Transfer of Power book cover

    The Royal Indian Navy

    Trajectories, Transformations and the Transfer of Power, 1st Edition

    By Kalesh Mohanan

    This book presents a comprehensive history of the Royal Indian Navy (RIN). It traces the origins of the RIN to the East India Company, as early as 1612, and untangles the institution’s complex history. Capturing various transitional phases of the RIN, especially during the crucial period of 1920–…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge India

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