History: Social & Cultural History

  • Woodward and Bernstein: The People's Right to Know book cover

    Woodward and Bernstein

    The People's Right to Know, 1st Edition

    By Julie A. Goldsmith

    It is not often that journalism makes it into the grand narrative of American history. Woodward and Bernstein, through their coverage and breaking of the news story that was Watergate, not only inserted themselves into the story of political corruption going on in Washington, but have remained…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Historical Americans

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    The "Silent Majority" Speech

    Richard Nixon, The Vietnam War, and the Origins of the New Right, 1st Edition

    By Scott Laderman

    The "Silent Majority" Speech treats Richard Nixon’s address of November 3, 1969, as a lens through which to examine the latter years of the Vietnam War and their significance to U.S. global power and American domestic life. The book uses Nixon’s speech - which introduced the policy of "…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge
    Critical Moments in American History

  • Art, Nation and Gender: Ethnic Landscapes, Myths and Mother-Figures book cover

    Art, Nation and Gender

    Ethnic Landscapes, Myths and Mother-Figures, 1st Edition

    By Síghle Bhreathnach-Lynch

    Edited by Tricia Cusack

    This title was first published in 2003. The essay collection explores the conjunctions of nation, gender, and visual representation in a number of countries-including Ireland, Scotland, Britain, Canada, Finland, Russia and Germany-during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The contributors show…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Medieval Church Symbolism: An Introduction book cover

    Medieval Church Symbolism

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Mark Spurrell

    Medieval Church Symbolism: An Introduction explores the ways in which the Medieval church building and key features of it were used as symbols, particularly to represent different relationships within the Church and the virtues of living a Christian life. This book introduces the reader to the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge

  • Bolshevist Russia book cover

    Bolshevist Russia

    1st Edition

    By Anton Karlgren

    This book, originally published in English in 1927 deals with the social state of Russia after eight years of Bolshevist rule and influence up to the end of 1925. Laced with predicitions of failure, the book is nonetheless prophetic in many ways. It discusses the limitations in practice of&…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

  • Bolshevism in Perspective book cover

    Bolshevism in Perspective

    1st Edition

    By J. de V. Loder

    Originally published in 1931 this volume is a level-headed account of the Bolshevik Revolution and Bolshevist Russia which covers the whole ground of the Revolution, the early history of Bolshevism and the state of Russia in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Based on two visits by the author to…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

  • Our Soviet Ally: Essays book cover

    Our Soviet Ally

    Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Cole

    This book, originally published in 1943 deals with the features of Soviet life which the editor and contributors feel are of particular significance to Western readers. It describes the soviet political system and gives an account of the institutions of soviet economic life, the principles on…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

  • Russia To-Day: What Can We Learn From It? book cover

    Russia To-Day

    What Can We Learn From It?, 1st Edition

    By Sherwood Eddy

    Originally published in 1934, this book was the result of an extensive knowledge of Russia, based on many visits under the Czarist regime and the Bolshevik government. Choosing his own interpreters, the author interviewed friends and foes of the government, Russians and foreigners, in all walks of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

  • Russian Minds in Fetters book cover

    Russian Minds in Fetters

    1st Edition

    By S. Mackiewicz

    Originally published in 1932, the author, a Polish journalist, in this book directs his hostility against the fundamentals of Bolshevism, but nonetheless achieves impartiality. With regard to Russian culture, Soviet Russia appears to the author as the home of an almost Victorian puritanism. Daily…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

  • A Physician's Tour in Soviet Russia book cover

    A Physician's Tour in Soviet Russia

    1st Edition

    By James Purves-Stewart

    Originally published in 1933, this volume was written by a practicing physician who visited Russia during the summer of 1932. Although the book makes no claim to offer anything more than a transient view of the constantly changing condition of Russian life, the picture it gives to those who knew…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

  • Russia in Resurrection: A Summary of the Views and of the Aims of a New Party in Russia book cover

    Russia in Resurrection

    A Summary of the Views and of the Aims of a New Party in Russia, 1st Edition

    By English Europasian

    Originally published in 1928, this volume examines the idea of being Europasian - that is Russia's uniqueness as a country belonging to and influenced by both Europe and Asia. The book is divided into 3 parts: the first outlines unwesternized Russia and argues that the land, her races, history and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

  • The Challenge of Bolshevism: A New Social Deal book cover

    The Challenge of Bolshevism

    A New Social Deal, 1st Edition

    By D. F. Buxton

    Originally published in 1928, this book is a result of a visit to Russia by the author who stayed in a remote village and mixed with the local population. A crusader for social justice, Dorothy Buxton in theory saw Bolshevism as a fairer system and went to Russia to see the effects of the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

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