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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 – 2020-09-21 
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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 – 2020-09-21 
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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 – 2020-09-21 
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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 – 2020-09-21 
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  • Lord Chatham and the Whig Opposition book cover

    Lord Chatham and the Whig Opposition

    1st Edition

    By D. A. Winstanley

    Originally published in 1966, this book examines the struggle between the whig factions and the crown during a period of George III's reign. During the short period, the destinites of the nation were determined and the work of the Revolution nullified; never before had the opponents of personal…

    Paperback – 2020-09-21 
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  • Bibliopegia: Or, The Art of Bookbinding in all its Branches book cover

    Bibliopegia

    Or, The Art of Bookbinding in all its Branches, 1st Edition

    By John Andrews Arnett

    Originally published in  1938, Arnett's Bibliopegia was one of the first manuals of bookbinding to be published in Britain, and is both more significant than the Cowie manual before it, and illustrated. Bibliopegia appeared at a time of immense changes in the structure of the trade which were…

    Paperback – 2020-09-21 
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  • The Volunteer Force: A Social and Political History 1859-1908 book cover

    The Volunteer Force

    A Social and Political History 1859-1908, 1st Edition

    By Hugh Cunningham

    Originally published in 1975, The Volunteer Force is a study of the part-time military force which came into being to meet the mid-nineteenth century fear of French invasion. It survived and grew for fifty years until in 1908 it was renamed and remodelled as the Territorial Force. Composed…

    Paperback – 2020-09-05 
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  • Origins and Species: A Study of the Historical Sources of Darwinism and the Contexts of Some Other Accounts of Organic Diversity from Plato and Aristotle On book cover

    Origins and Species

    A Study of the Historical Sources of Darwinism and the Contexts of Some Other Accounts of Organic Diversity from Plato and Aristotle On, 1st Edition

    By MJS Hodge

    Originally published in 1991, Origins and Species seeks to understand the historical origins of Darwinism. The book analyses the explanatory problem to which Darwinian theory was a response, while contrasting the Darwinian with two other traditions in the interpretation of organic diversity. The…

    Paperback – 2020-08-31 
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  • The Social History of the Brazilian Samba book cover

    The Social History of the Brazilian Samba

    1st Edition

    By Lisa Shaw

    First published in 1999, this volume examines the impact of political, social and cultural developments on the nation’s most popular musical form, samba, in the context of the period 1930-45, one of huge social change in Brazil, with the introduction of industrialization under the authoritarian…

    Paperback – 2020-08-28 
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  • Medical Fringe and Medical Orthodoxy 1750-1850 book cover

    Medical Fringe and Medical Orthodoxy 1750-1850

    1st Edition

    By W. F. Bynum, Roy Porter

    First published in 1987. Even as the professionalism of medicine progressed, many sufferers continued to rely on what would now be termed "fringe" practitioners – quacks, backstreet surgeons, bone-setters, Thomsonian botanists, holists and naturalists. Many types of fringe medicine were popular in…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Science and Technology in the Nineteenth Century

  • Discoveries and Inventions of the Nineteenth Century book cover

    Discoveries and Inventions of the Nineteenth Century

    1st Edition

    By Robert Routledge

    First published in 1901. This study presents an account of the remarkable discoveries and inventions which distinguished the nineteenth-century. The author examines an assortment of developments, including that in the sciences, architecture, travel, and communications. This title will be of great…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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  • American Engineers of the Nineteenth Century: A Biographical Index book cover

    American Engineers of the Nineteenth Century

    A Biographical Index, 1st Edition

    By Christine Roysdon, Linda A. Khatri

    First published in 1978. This biography aims solve the problem of the lack of access to information regarding American engineers and technologists of the nineteenth-century, whilst also providing opportunities for scholars to study and assess the work of hitherto little known, potentially important…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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