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  • Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence: Historical GIS and the Early Modern City book cover

    Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence

    Historical GIS and the Early Modern City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Terpstra, Colin Rose

    Mapping Space, Sense, and Movement in Florence explores the potential of digital mapping or Historical GIS as a research and teaching tool to enable researchers and students to uncover the spatial, kinetic and sensory dimensions of the early modern city. The exploration focuses on new digital…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Early Church and the Afterlife: Post-death existence in Athenagoras, Tertullian, Origen and the Letter to Rheginos book cover

    The Early Church and the Afterlife

    Post-death existence in Athenagoras, Tertullian, Origen and the Letter to Rheginos, 1st Edition

    By David Rankin

    The resurrection of the dead was, as Tertullian says, ‘the chief article of the whole Christian faith’ (De resurrectione 39.3) and one of those beliefs which most distinguished Christian thought from much other contemporary thinking. This book looks at the way in which post-death existence is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Working-Class Community in the Age of Affluence book cover

    Working-Class Community in the Age of Affluence

    1st Edition

    By Stefan Ramsden

    It has appeared to many commentators that the most fundamental change in what it is meant to be working-class in twentieth-century Britain came not as a result of war or of want, but of prosperity. Social investigators documented how the relative affluence of the 1950s and 1960s improved the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Methodology in Sports History book cover

    Methodology in Sports History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wray Vamplew, Dave Day

    The process of converting the ‘past’ into ‘history’ involves engagement with a multitude of different sources and methods, and sports historians inevitably participate in the same debates over approaches and methodologies as their counterparts in other historical disciplines. At its heart, history…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Modern Maritime Piracy: Genesis, Evolution and Responses book cover

    Modern Maritime Piracy

    Genesis, Evolution and Responses, 1st Edition

    By Robert C. McCabe

    This book examines the complex phenomena of modern maritime piracy.The work offers a cutting-edge analysis of modern maritime piracy in the two most pirate-prone regions – southeast Asia and northeast Africa – from the late twentieth century to the modern day. These case studies present a detailed…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Scientific Imperialism: Exploring the Boundaries of Interdisciplinarity book cover

    Scientific Imperialism

    Exploring the Boundaries of Interdisciplinarity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Uskali Mäki, Adrian Walsh, Manuela Fernández Pinto

    The growing body of research on interdisciplinarity has encouraged a more in depth analysis of the relations that hold among academic disciplines. In particular, the incursion of one scientific discipline into another discipline’s traditional domain, also known as scientific imperialism, has been a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Foundations of Celestial Reckoning: Three Ancient Chinese Astronomical Systems book cover

    The Foundations of Celestial Reckoning

    Three Ancient Chinese Astronomical Systems, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Cullen

    The Foundations of Celestial Reckoning gives the reader direct access to the foundational documents of the tradition of calculation created by astronomers of the early Chinese empire between the late second century BCE and the third century CE. The paradigm they established was to shape East Asian…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge
    Scientific Writings from the Ancient and Medieval World

  • Medieval Trade in the Eastern Mediterranean and Beyond book cover

    Medieval Trade in the Eastern Mediterranean and Beyond

    1st Edition

    By David Jacoby

    Collected Studies CS1066The articles in this collection cover the region extending from Italy to the Black Sea and to Egypt, over a period of seven centuries, with an emphasis on the considerable economic and social interaction between the West and the regions of the Eastern Mediterranean. They…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Syria in World War I: Politics, economy, and society book cover

    Syria in World War I

    Politics, economy, and society, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Talha Çiçek

    The First World War quickly escalated from a European war into a global conflict that would cause fundamental changes in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Americas. Its end signalled the dissolution of the Ottoman Empire, which had controlled most of the Arab Middle East. Over the wartime…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • TransAntiquity: Cross-Dressing and Transgender Dynamics in the Ancient World book cover

    TransAntiquity

    Cross-Dressing and Transgender Dynamics in the Ancient World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Domitilla Campanile, Filippo Carlà-Uhink, Margherita Facella

    TransAntiquity explores transgender practices, in particular cross-dressing, and their literary and figurative representations in antiquity. It offers a ground-breaking study of cross-dressing, both the social practice and its conceptualization, and its interaction with normative prescriptions on…

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

  • Rethinking the Russian Revolution as Historical Divide book cover

    Rethinking the Russian Revolution as Historical Divide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthias Neumann, Andy Willimott

    The Russian Revolution of 1917 has often been presented as a complete break with the past, with everything which had gone before swept away, and all aspects of politics, economy, and society reformed and made new. Recently, however, historians have increasingly come to question this view,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • The Western Allies and Soviet Potential in World War II: Economy, Society and Military Power book cover

    The Western Allies and Soviet Potential in World War II

    Economy, Society and Military Power, 1st Edition

    By Martin Kahn

    World War II was the largest and most devastating war in modern history with far-reaching consequences. The single most important campaign was the Soviet–German war, which consumed the lion share of Germany’s military resources. In contrast to the tone in German and Anglo-American precampaign…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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