History: Political History

  • Challenges of Labour: Central and Western Europe 1917-1920 book cover

    Challenges of Labour

    Central and Western Europe 1917-1920, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Wrigley

    This collection of essays, all published for the first time in English, provide a fresh look at the critical years of 1917-1920 when revolutionary activity and working-class unrest was rife in Europe. Written by leading authorities in the field, the collection gives wide European coverage,…

    Hardback – 1993-02-18
    Routledge

  • Churchill and the Archangel Fiasco book cover

    Churchill and the Archangel Fiasco

    1st Edition

    By Michael Kettle *Probate*, Michael Kettle

    This third volume in Michael Kettle's series on Allied intervention in the Russian civil war, begins at the point when small-scale Allied intervention in Bolshevik-overrun Russia had failed, but had succeeded in covering the formation of some anti-Bolshevik White groups sympathetic to allied aid.…

    Hardback – 1992-11-05
    Routledge

  • The Nature and Origins of Japanese Imperialism: A Re-interpretation of the 1873 Crisis book cover

    The Nature and Origins of Japanese Imperialism

    A Re-interpretation of the 1873 Crisis, 1st Edition

    By Donald Calman

    This important book, which many will regard as controversial, argues convincingly that the Japanese imperialism of the first half of the Twentieth Century was not a temporary aberration.The author looks at the detail of the great crisis of 1873 and shows that the prospect of economic gain through…

    Hardback – 1992-08-27
    Routledge

  • British Intelligence, Strategy and the Cold War, 1945-51 book cover

    British Intelligence, Strategy and the Cold War, 1945-51

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard J. Aldrich

    The Cold War is often considered to be the quintessential intelligence conflict. Yet secret intelligence remains the `missing dimension' of Britain's Cold War history. This volume offers an authoritative picture of Britain's clandestine role in the development of the Cold War focusing upon the key…

    Hardback – 1992-07-30
    Routledge

  • Toward the Rule of Law in Russia: Political and Legal Reform in the Transition Period: Political and Legal Reform in the Transition Period book cover

    Toward the Rule of Law in Russia: Political and Legal Reform in the Transition Period

    Political and Legal Reform in the Transition Period, 1st Edition

    By Donald D. Barry

    The contributors to this volume - all specialists on Soviet law and politics - offer a comprehensive examination of the effort to create a "law-based" state in the Gorbachev-era U.S.S.R., thus effecting a fundamental change in the relationship between the state and private groups and individuals.…

    Hardback – 1992-05-31
    Routledge

  • Chinese Women Through Chinese Eyes book cover

    Chinese Women Through Chinese Eyes

    1st Edition

    By Li Yu-ning

    The special focus of this book is the lives and experiences of women in China in the first half of the 20th century. Part One - Historical Interpretations - presents essays by Western-educated Chinese women and men, on the historical role of women in a time of great social and economic upheaval.…

    Paperback – 1992-04-30
    Routledge

  • Heroic with Grace: Legendary Women of Japan: Legendary Women of Japan book cover

    Heroic with Grace: Legendary Women of Japan

    Legendary Women of Japan, 1st Edition

    By Chieko Irie Mulhern

    This work presents the lives and times of eight prominent Japanese women who epitomize the tragedies and triumphs of eight characteristically female roles. In examining the lives of the mythological Empress Jingu, Jito Tenno (645-702), Murasaki Shikibu (970s-1000s), Tomoe Gozen (12th century), Hojo…

    Paperback – 1991-01-31
    Routledge

  • The Welfare State as Employer book cover

    The Welfare State as Employer

    1st Edition

    By Jon Eivind Kolberg

    An analysis of the Scandinavian model of the welfare state, based on a research program initiated by the Nordic Council in 1985. From an examination of the specific configurations of labor markets and welfare in Scandinavia, it concludes that the welfare state has become the main vehicle of industri…

    Hardback – 1990-12-31
    Routledge

  • Money, Incentives and Efficiency in the Hungarian Economic Reform book cover

    Money, Incentives and Efficiency in the Hungarian Economic Reform

    1st Edition

    By Joseph C. Brada, Istvan Dobozi

    The essays in this volume document the serious shortcomings of the Hungarian economic reform, which in two decades has brought deteriorating economic performance, declining real wages, a fiscal deficit and severe inflationary pressures. It has proved unexpectedly difficult to substitute a regulated…

    Hardback – 1990-09-30
    Routledge

  • Constraints & Compromises book cover

    Constraints & Compromises

    1st Edition

    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1990-05-01
    Garland Science

  • Fascists & Conservatives Europ book cover

    Fascists & Conservatives Europ

    1st Edition

    By Martin Blinkhorn

    First Published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1990-04-12
    Routledge

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