History: Political History

  • The Botanic Garden by Erasmus Darwin

    Edited by Adam Komisaruk, Allison Dushane

    The career of Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) affords an extraordinary glimpse into the intellectual ferment of late-eighteenth- and early-nineteenth-century Britain. As a popular poet, practicing physician, inventor of speaking machines and mechanical birds, essayer of natural history from geology to…

    Hardback – 2017-06-26 
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Botanic Garden by Erasmus Darwin

    Volume I

    By Adam Komisaruk

    The career of Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) affords an extraordinary glimpse into the intellectual ferment of late-eighteenth- and early-nineteenth-century Britain. As a popular poet, practicing physician, inventor of speaking machines and mechanical birds, essayer of natural history from geology to…

    Hardback – 2017-06-26 
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Botanic Garden by Erasmus Darwin

    Volume II

    By Adam Komisaruk

    The career of Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) affords an extraordinary glimpse into the intellectual ferment of late-eighteenth- and early-nineteenth-century Britain. As a popular poet, practicing physician, inventor of speaking machines and mechanical birds, essayer of natural history from geology to…

    Hardback – 2017-06-26 
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • Wilsonian Approaches to American Conflicts

    From the War of 1812 to the First Gulf War

    By Ashley Cox

    This book explores US foreign policy, specifically the history of America’s entry into the War of 1812, The First World War, The Korean War and The First Gulf War. Using a historical case study approach, it demonstrates how the Wilsonian Framework can give us a unique understanding of why the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Allies at the End of Empire

    Loyalists, Nationalists and the Cold War, 1945-76

    Edited by David M. Anderson, Daniel Branch

    The wars of decolonization fought by European colonial powers after 1945 had their origins in the fraught history of imperial domination, but were framed and shaped by the emerging politics of the Cold War. In all the counter-insurgencies mounted against armed nationalist risings in this period,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge

  • National Identities in Soviet Historiography: The Rise of Nations under Stalin book cover

    National Identities in Soviet Historiography

    The Rise of Nations under Stalin

    By Harun Yilmaz

    Under Stalin’s totalitarian leadership of the USSR, Soviet national identities with historical narratives were constructed. These constructions envisaged how nationalities should see their imaginary common past, and millions of people defined themselves according to them. This book explains how and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Central Asia Research Forum

  • Mobilizing Shanghai Youth: CCP Internationalism, GMD Nationalism and Japanese Collaboration book cover

    Mobilizing Shanghai Youth

    CCP Internationalism, GMD Nationalism and Japanese Collaboration

    By Kristin Mulready-Stone

    In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, youth emerged as a new and important social force in many parts of the world. In China the image of this new youth imprinted itself on Chinese consciousness and made clear to potential national leaders that future governments would not be able…

    Paperback – 2017-06-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • The Global 1960s: Convention, contest and counterculture book cover

    The Global 1960s

    Convention, contest and counterculture

    By Tamara Chaplin, Jadwiga E. Pieper Mooney

    The Global 1960s presents untold narratives from around the world in order to de-center the roles played by the United States and Europe in both scholarship on, and popular memories of, the sixties. Geographically and chronologically broad, this volume scrutinizes the concept of "the sixties" as…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16 
    Routledge
    Decades in Global History

  • Tolerance in World History

    By Peter Stearns

    This volume draws together the many discrete studies of tolerance to create a global and comprehensive synthesis. In a concise text, author Peter Stearns makes connections across time periods and key regions, to help clarify the record and the relationship between current tolerance patterns and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06 
    Routledge
    Themes in World History

  • The Medieval World

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Peter Linehan, Janet L Nelson, Marios Costambeys

    The Medieval World brings the Middle Ages to life and conveys the distinctiveness of this diverse, constantly changing period. Forty-four scholars bring together one medieval world from many disparate worlds, from Connacht to Constantinople and from Tynemouth to Timbuktu. This new edition includes…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • The Medieval City State: An Essay on Tyranny and Federation in the Later Middle Ages book cover

    The Medieval City State

    An Essay on Tyranny and Federation in the Later Middle Ages

    By M.V. Clarke

    In Clarke’s essay The Medieval City State, she argues that the natural governmental division is between central and localised governments. In this study, she focuses on the idea of the city state and local power instead of absolutism in the Middle Ages. Originally published in 1926, this study…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Revivals: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

    Edited by Various

    The Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages comprises of sixteen comprehensive reference titles covering a range of regions and themes in the Medieval period. First published between 1993 and 2006, the Encyclopedias provide complete and multidisciplinary guides to topics such as Women and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Routledge Encyclopedias of the Middle Ages

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