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  • Rome and Provincial Resistance book cover

    Rome and Provincial Resistance

    1st Edition

    By Gil Gambash

    This book demonstrates and analyzes patterns in the response of the Imperial Roman state to local resistance, focusing on decisions made within military and administrative organizations during the Principate. Through a thorough investigation of the official Roman approach towards local revolt,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Truth and History in the Ancient World: Pluralising the Past book cover

    Truth and History in the Ancient World

    Pluralising the Past, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Hau, Ian Ruffell

    This collection of essays investigates histories in the ancient world and the extent to which the producers and consumers of those histories believed them to be true. Ancient Greek historiographers repeatedly stressed the importance of truth to history; yet they also purported to believe in myth,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ancient History

  • The Romantic Idea of the Golden Age in Friedrich Schlegel's Philosophy of History book cover

    The Romantic Idea of the Golden Age in Friedrich Schlegel's Philosophy of History

    1st Edition

    By Asko Nivala

    The nineteenth-century Romantic understanding of history is often confused with the longing for the past Golden Age. In this book, the Romantic idea of Golden Age is seen from a new angle by discussing it in the context of Friedrich Schlegel’s works. Interestingly, Schlegel argued that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • The Elizabethan Secretariat and the Signet Office: The Production of State Papers, 1590-1596 book cover

    The Elizabethan Secretariat and the Signet Office

    The Production of State Papers, 1590-1596, 1st Edition

    By Angela Andreani

    This book investigates the work of the Elizabethan secretariat during the fascinating decade of the 1590s, when, after the death of Francis Walsingham, the place of principal secretary remained vacant for six years. Through original sources in the collections of the State Papers and Cecil Papers,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • The Maritime Archaeology of a Modern Conflict: Comparing the Archaeology of German Submarine Wrecks to the Historical Text book cover

    The Maritime Archaeology of a Modern Conflict

    Comparing the Archaeology of German Submarine Wrecks to the Historical Text, 1st Edition

    By Innes McCartney

    Over the last 30 years, hydrographical marine surveys in the English Channel helped uncover the potential wreck sites of German submarines, or U-boats, sunk during the conflicts of World War I and World War II. Through a series of systemic dives, nautical archaeologist and historian Innes McCartney…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • The British Anti-Psychiatrists: From Institutional Psychiatry to the Counter-Culture, 1960-1971 book cover

    The British Anti-Psychiatrists

    From Institutional Psychiatry to the Counter-Culture, 1960-1971, 1st Edition

    By Oisín Wall

    The British anti-psychiatric group, which formed around R.D. Laing, David Cooper, and Aaron Esterson in the 1960s, burned bright, but briefly, and has left a long legacy. This book follows their practical, social, and theoretical trajectory away from the structured world of institutional psychiatry…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Global Internet Histories book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Global Internet Histories

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gerard Goggin, Mark McLelland

    The Routledge Companion to Global Internet Histories brings together research on the diverse Internet histories that have evolved in different regions, language cultures and social contexts across the globe. While the Internet is now in its fifth decade, the understanding and formulation of its…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Neo-Aristotelian Perspectives on Contemporary Science book cover

    Neo-Aristotelian Perspectives on Contemporary Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by William M.R. Simpson, Robert C. Koons, Nicholas J. Teh

    The last two decades have seen two significant trends emerging within the philosophy of science: the rapid development and focus on the philosophy of the specialised sciences, and a resurgence of Aristotelian metaphysics, much of which is concerned with the possibility of emergence, as well as the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • National Poetry, Empires and War book cover

    National Poetry, Empires and War

    1st Edition

    By David Aberbach

    Nationalism has given the world a genre of poetry bright with ideals of justice, freedom and the brotherhood of man, but also, at times, burning with humiliation and grievance, hatred and lust for revenge, driving human kind, as the Austrian poet Grillparzer put it, ‘From humanity via nationality…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Women, Land Rights and Rural Development: How Much Land Does a Woman Need? book cover

    Women, Land Rights and Rural Development

    How Much Land Does a Woman Need?, 1st Edition

    By Esther Kingston-Mann

    The failure to include gender in the economic history of rural development has severely limited our understanding of privatizing, collectivist and colonial economic policies that disrupted and transformed the lives of rural women and men in the modern world. This book is unique in its focus on…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Women, Travel Writing, and Truth book cover

    Women, Travel Writing, and Truth

    1st Edition

    Edited by Clare Broome Saunders

    The issue of truth has been one of the most constant, complex, and contentious in the cultural history of travel writing. Whether the travel was undertaken in the name of exploration, pilgrimage, science, inspiration, self-discovery, or a combination of these elements, questions of veracity and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • The Routledge History of Nineteenth-Century America book cover

    The Routledge History of Nineteenth-Century America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Daniel Wells

    The Routledge History of Nineteenth-Century America provides an important overview of the main themes within the study of the long nineteenth century. The book explores major currents of research over the past few decades to give an up-to-date synthesis of nineteenth-century history. It shows how…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

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