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  • British Colonial Theories 1570 – 1850 book cover

    British Colonial Theories 1570 – 1850

    1st Edition

    By Klause E. Knorr

    First published in 1944, this volume covers the period of the old Empire and of the readjustments of the second Empire which followed the failure of the old after the revolt of the American colonies, ending with the emergence of free trade, and is significant to the history of the American colonies…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Great Britain and the German Navy book cover

    Great Britain and the German Navy

    1st Edition

    By E.L. Woodward

    First published in 1935, in this volume E.L. Woodward reconstructs with his usual painstaking industry the various phases of Anglo-German naval relations from the enactment of the German navy laws of 1898-1900 to the months of the apparent détente just before the outbreak of war in 1914. The…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Colonial Administrations of Sir Thomas Maitland book cover

    The Colonial Administrations of Sir Thomas Maitland

    1st Edition

    By C. Willis Dixon

    First published in 1939, this volume describes many of the more colourful episodes in the career of Sir Thomas Maitland, while, in its account of his role as governor, it makes a valuable contribution to the study of early colonial history. Maitland was one of the most important figures in the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Visual Culture and Decolonisation in Britain book cover

    Visual Culture and Decolonisation in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Anandi Ramamurthy

    Edited by Simon Faulkner

    First published in 2006, this volume provides the first in-depth analysis of the place of visual representations within the process of decolonisation during the period 1945 to 1970. The chapters trace the way in which different visual genres – art, film, advertising, photography, news reports and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Mary of Mercy in Medieval and Renaissance Italian Art: Devotional image and civic emblem book cover

    Mary of Mercy in Medieval and Renaissance Italian Art

    Devotional image and civic emblem, 1st Edition

    By Katherine T. Brown

    Mater Misericordiae—Mother of Mercy—emerged as one of the most prolific subjects in central Italian art from the late thirteenth through the sixteenth centuries. With iconographic origins in Marian cult relics brought from Palestine to Constantinople in the fifth century, the amalgam of attributes…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Climate Justice and the Economy: Social mobilization, knowledge and the political book cover

    Climate Justice and the Economy

    Social mobilization, knowledge and the political, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Gaarsmand Jacobsen

    As climate change has increasingly become the main focus of environmentalist activism since the late 1990s, the global economic drivers of CO2 emissions are now a major concern for radical greens. In turn, the emphasis on connected crises in both natural and social systems has attracted more…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Slavery and Medicine: Enslavement and Medical Practices in Antebellum Louisiana book cover

    Slavery and Medicine

    Enslavement and Medical Practices in Antebellum Louisiana, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Bankole

    This study re-evaluates the field known as Negro/Slave Medicine, which has traditionally focused on the efforts of slaveowners to provide medical care for their slaves, addressing the slaves' proactive management of medical care; brutality as a cause of the constant need for medical attention; and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Studies in African American History and Culture

  • A Good Master Well Served: Masters and Servants in Colonial Massachusetts, 1620-1750 book cover

    A Good Master Well Served

    Masters and Servants in Colonial Massachusetts, 1620-1750, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence William Towner

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Studies in African American History and Culture

  • American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century: 2 Volume Set book cover

    American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century

    2 Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By John Hollander

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • The Quest for the True Figure of the Earth: Ideas and Expeditions in Four Centuries of Geodesy book cover

    The Quest for the True Figure of the Earth

    Ideas and Expeditions in Four Centuries of Geodesy, 1st Edition

    By Michael Rand Hoare

    In the 1730s two expeditions set out from Paris on extraordinary journeys; the first was destined for the equatorial region of Peru, the second headed north towards the Arctic Circle. Although the eighteenth century witnessed numerous such adventures, these expeditions were different. Rather than…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • The Paradise Bank: The Mercantile Bank of India, 1893–1984 book cover

    The Paradise Bank

    The Mercantile Bank of India, 1893–1984, 1st Edition

    By Edwin Green, Sara Kinsey

    The Mercantile Bank of India was one of a small band of British-managed banks which dominated Anglo-Eastern finance for most of the 20th century. Founded in London in 1893, the Mercantile inherited the business, branches, staff and even the distinctive cable address - Paradise, London - of its…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Studies in Banking and Financial History

  • Humans and Other Animals in Eighteenth-Century British Culture: Representation, Hybridity, Ethics book cover

    Humans and Other Animals in Eighteenth-Century British Culture

    Representation, Hybridity, Ethics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank Palmeri

    Combining historical and interpretive work, this collection examines changing perceptions of and relations between human and nonhuman animals in Britain over the long eighteenth century. Persistent questions concern modes of representing animals and animal-human hybrids, as well as the ethical…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

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