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  • Sexual Moralities in France, 1780-1980: New Ideas on the Family, Divorce, and Homosexuality: An Essay on Moral Change book cover

    Sexual Moralities in France, 1780-1980

    New Ideas on the Family, Divorce, and Homosexuality: An Essay on Moral Change, 1st Edition

    By Antony Copley

    Originally published in 1989. This is the first history of modern France to explore the long-term origins of the libertarian revolt. It traces the moral history from the eighteenth century to the 1960s, examining the questions of marriage and divorce, homosexuality, and sexual morality. It includes…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • The Sexuality Papers: Male Sexuality and the Social Control of Women book cover

    The Sexuality Papers

    Male Sexuality and the Social Control of Women, 1st Edition

    By Lal Coveney, Margaret Jackson, Sheila Jeffreys, Leslie Kay, Pat Mahony

    Originally published in 1984. The history of sex in the last 100 years has usually been written as a story of progress from repression to sexual liberation. This book argues that the reverse is true, demonstrating that the ‘sexual revolution’ came as a backlash to a women’s movement which…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • Wanton Wenches and Wayward Wives: Peasants and Illicit Sex in Early Seventeenth Century England book cover

    Wanton Wenches and Wayward Wives

    Peasants and Illicit Sex in Early Seventeenth Century England, 1st Edition

    By G. R. Quaife

    Originally published in 1979. This highly detailed study of illicit sex amongst the peasantry of Somerset between 1601 and 1660 recreates the atmosphere of the period and questions a number of previously accepted hypotheses. Based on the depositions presented to the county and regional courts…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • Medieval Sexuality: A Research Guide book cover

    Medieval Sexuality

    A Research Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce E. Salisbury

    Originally published in 1990. Well-annotated bibliographical entries cover works on history, religion, medicine, philosophy, law and literature in western Europe from about the third century A.D. through the end of the medieval period. The primary sources are organised thematically, and separately…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • Sex in the Middle Ages: A Book of Essays book cover

    Sex in the Middle Ages

    A Book of Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce E. Salisbury

    Originally published in 1991. Covering courtship, disclosure, diversity, and public implications, the essays here discuss topics such as erotic magic, nakedness, physicians’ attitudes about sex, boy-love, saints and sex, and the politics of sodomy, as they were manifested in medieval Europe and the…

    Paperback – 2020-07-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Sexuality

  • The Bookbinding Craft and Industry: An Outline of its History, Development and Technique book cover

    The Bookbinding Craft and Industry

    An Outline of its History, Development and Technique, 1st Edition

    By T. Harrison

    Published in 1989, this book guides the reader through the intricacies of the bookbinding industry, including chpaters on the evolution of the book, sewing, end papers, and the preparation of miscellaneous work.…

    Paperback – 2020-07-12 
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  • History of Burma: From the Earliest Times to 10 March 1824 The Beginning of the English Conquest book cover

    History of Burma

    From the Earliest Times to 10 March 1824 The Beginning of the English Conquest, 1st Edition

    By G. E. Harvey

    Originally published in 1983, this book explores the history of Burma, including chapters on Burma before 1044, The Kingdom of Pagan and the Shan Dominion. Burma's history had been little studied until recently, until the Burma Research Socety, founded in 1910, began to collect material of all…

    Paperback – 2020-07-07 
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  • Industrial Organization in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries book cover

    Industrial Organization in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries

    1st Edition

    By George Unwin

    This third impression of the second edition was originally published in 1963, and in this classic study George Unwin attempted for the first time to bridge the gap between the economic development of medieval England and the England of the eighteenth century with a detailed study of the evolution…

    Paperback – 2020-07-07 
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  • Mahatma Gandhi At Work: His Own Story Continued book cover

    Mahatma Gandhi At Work

    His Own Story Continued, 1st Edition

    Edited by C. F. Andrews

    Originally published in 1931, this book forms the third volume of the series, following on from Mahatma Gandhi: His Own Story, and relates in his own words Mahatma Gandhi's epic stuggle in the Transvaal to set right the wrongs which had been done to the Indian Community. There he first…

    Paperback – 2020-07-07 
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  • A History of the Post in England from the Romans to the Stuarts book cover

    A History of the Post in England from the Romans to the Stuarts

    1st Edition

    By Philip Beale

    This book was originally published in 1998. From Roman times until this century the business of government has been largely carried out by the writing of letters, either in the form of instructions or of authorisations to deliver information orally. These documents were addressed to the recipient…

    Paperback – 2020-07-06 
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  • Brass Roots: A Hundred Years of Brass Bands and Their Music, 1836-1936 book cover

    Brass Roots

    A Hundred Years of Brass Bands and Their Music, 1836-1936, 1st Edition

    By Roy Newsome

    This book was originally published in 1998. For most of the nineteenth and the early part of the twentieth century, the brass band was a major feature of musical life in Britain. This book surveys the hundred years from 1836 in which bands flourished, examining their origins in the village bands of…

    Paperback – 2020-07-06 
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  • Dreams of Power: The Role of the Organization of African Unity in the Politics of Africa 1963-1993 book cover

    Dreams of Power

    The Role of the Organization of African Unity in the Politics of Africa 1963-1993, 1st Edition

    By K. van Walraven

    Originally published in 1999, this book was the first study to provide a systematic reconstruction of the OAU's ideological ground-work. It is based on OAU documents; a corpus of African perceptions of OAU functioning collected from governmental and non-governmental newspapers and publications from…

    Paperback – 2020-07-03 
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