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  • Supernatural Encounters: Demons and the Restless Dead in Medieval England, c.1050–1450 book cover

    Supernatural Encounters

    Demons and the Restless Dead in Medieval England, c.1050–1450, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Gordon

    The belief in the reality of demons and the restless dead formed a central facet of the medieval worldview. Whether a pestilent-spreading corpse mobilised by the devil, a purgatorial spirit returning to earth to ask for suffrage, or a shape-shifting demon intent on crushing its victims as they…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • Hayek’s Market Republicanism: The Limits of Liberty book cover

    Hayek’s Market Republicanism

    The Limits of Liberty, 1st Edition

    By Sean Irving

    At the core of this book is a new interpretation of Hayek, painting him as an exponent of a neo-Roman conception of liberty and his work as a form of ‘market republicanism’. It examines the contemporary context in which Hayek wrote, and places his work in a longer Western intellectual tradition.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Margaret's Monsters: Women, Identity, and the Life of St. Margaret in Medieval England book cover

    Margaret's Monsters

    Women, Identity, and the Life of St. Margaret in Medieval England, 1st Edition

    By Michael E. Heyes

    St. Margaret of Antioch was one of the most popular saints in medieval England and, throughout the Middle Ages, the various Lives of St. Margaret functioned as a blueprint for a virginal life and supernatural assistance to pregnant women during the dangerous process of labor. In her narrative,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • Portuguese Artists in London: Shaping Identities in Post-War Europe book cover

    Portuguese Artists in London

    Shaping Identities in Post-War Europe, 1st Edition

    By Leonor de Oliveira

    This book centres on four Portuguese artists’ journeys between Portugal and Britain and aims at rethinking the cultural and artistic interactions in the post-war Europe, the shaping of new identities within a context of creative experimentalism and transnational dynamics and the artistic responses…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Recalcitrant Crusaders?: The Relationship Between Southern Italy and Sicily, Crusading and the Crusader States, c. 1060–1198 book cover

    Recalcitrant Crusaders?

    The Relationship Between Southern Italy and Sicily, Crusading and the Crusader States, c. 1060–1198, 1st Edition

    By Paula Z. Hailstone

    This book explores the contribution of southern Italy and Sicily to the crusades and crusader states. By adopting the theme of identity as a tool of analysis, it argues that a far more nuanced picture emerges about the relationship than the dismissive portrayal by William of Tyre in his Chronicon,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Advances in Crusades Research

  • European Illustrated Press and the Emergence of a Transnational Visual Culture of the News, 1842-1870 book cover

    European Illustrated Press and the Emergence of a Transnational Visual Culture of the News, 1842-1870

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Smits

    This book looks at the roots of a global visual news culture: the trade in illustrations of the news between European illustrated newspapers in the mid-nineteenth century. In the age of nationalism, we might suspect these publications to be filled with nationally produced content, supporting a…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Hélène Metzger: Historian and Historiographer of the Sciences book cover

    Hélène Metzger: Historian and Historiographer of the Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Cristina Chimisso

    Is there something important to learn from the history of science about knowledge and the mind? Do habits and emotions play a significant role in science? To what extent do present concerns and knowledge distort our understanding of past texts and practices? These are crucial questions in current…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • Union and Disunion in the Nineteenth Century book cover

    Union and Disunion in the Nineteenth Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Gregory, Daniel J.R Grey

    This wide-ranging interdisciplinary book examines acts of union and disunion in local, national and international nineteenth century settings, in Britain, Europe and the United States. With contributors from the fields of cultural history, literary studies, American studies and legal history, Union…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Comparative Law: Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors book cover

    Comparative Law

    Mixes, Movements, and Metaphors, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Mair, Sean Patrick Donlan

    This book discusses a number of important themes in comparative law: legal metaphors and methodology, the movements of legal ideas and institutions and the mixity they produce, and marriage, an area of law in which culture – or clashes of legal and public cultures – may be particularly evident. In…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Geography, Religion, Gods, and Saints in the Eastern Mediterranean book cover

    Geography, Religion, Gods, and Saints in the Eastern Mediterranean

    1st Edition

    By Erica Ferg

    Geography, Religion, Gods, and Saints in the Eastern Mediterranean explores the influence of geography on religion and highlights a largely unknown story of religious history in the Eastern Mediterranean. In the Levant, agricultural communities of Jews, Christians, and Muslims jointly venerated…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Studies in the History of the Ancient Near East

  • State Violence in Nazi Germany: From Kristallnacht to Barbarossa book cover

    State Violence in Nazi Germany

    From Kristallnacht to Barbarossa, 1st Edition

    By Emanuel Marx

    Through analyses of three eventful years in Nazi Germany’s history - the Kristallnacht pogrom, the invasion of Poland and the invasion of Soviet Russia - this book explores the violence of states. All three events were part of the Nazi colonial project and led to mass killings, eventually resulting…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Borneo and Sulawesi: Indigenous Peoples, Empires and Area Studies book cover

    Borneo and Sulawesi

    Indigenous Peoples, Empires and Area Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keat Gin Ooi

    This book presents a great deal of new research findings on the history of Borneo, the history of Sulawesi and the interrelationship between the two islands. Some specific chapters focus on empires and colonisers, including the activities of James Brooke in Sulawesi, of Chinese mining communities…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

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