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  • Philip Skippon and the British Civil Wars: The

    Philip Skippon and the British Civil Wars

    The "Christian Centurion", 1st Edition

    By Ismini Pells

    Philip Skippon was the third-most senior general in parliament’s New Model Army during the British Civil Wars. A veteran of European Protestant armies during the period of the Thirty Years’ War and long-serving commander of the London Trained Bands, no other high-ranking parliamentarian enjoyed…

    Hardback – 2020-03-06 
    Routledge

  • The Iraqi Kurds and the Cold War: Regional Politics, 1958-1975 book cover

    The Iraqi Kurds and the Cold War

    Regional Politics, 1958-1975, 1st Edition

    By Hawraman Ali

    Examining the effects of the Cold War and regional politics on the Iraqi Kurds between 1958-1975, this study demonstrates how regional and international powers sought to exploit the Iraqi Kurds in their quest for statehood. The research draws on a plethora of British and American archival documents…

    Hardback – 2020-03-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Architecture and the Language Debate: Artistic and Linguistic Exchanges in Early Modern Italy book cover

    Architecture and the Language Debate

    Artistic and Linguistic Exchanges in Early Modern Italy, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Temple

    This book examines the creative exchanges between architects, artists and intellectuals, from the Early Renaissance to the beginning of the Enlightenment, in the forging of relationships between architecture and emerging concepts of language in early modern in Italy. The study extends across the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural History

  • The Religious Figural Imagery of Byzantine Lead Seals I: Studies on the Image of Christ, the Virgin and Narrative Scenes book cover

    The Religious Figural Imagery of Byzantine Lead Seals I

    Studies on the Image of Christ, the Virgin and Narrative Scenes, 1st Edition

    By John A. Cotsonis

    The articles republished in this volume are ground-breaking studies that employ a large body of religious figural imagery of Byzantine lead seals ranging from the 6th to the 15th century. A number of the studies present tables, charts and graphs in their analysis of iconographic trends and changing…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Warfare and the Making of Early Medieval Italy (568–652) book cover

    Warfare and the Making of Early Medieval Italy (568–652)

    1st Edition

    By Eduardo Fabbro

    Devastated by two decades of war and ravaged by the spread of the plague, large parts of Italy fell quickly into the hands of a group known to history as the Lombards. By the early 570s the Lombards were firmly established in Italy, which they ruled without ever fully unifying it. The events of the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge
    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • The Religious Formation of John Witherspoon: Calvinism, Evangelicalism, and the Scottish Enlightenment book cover

    The Religious Formation of John Witherspoon

    Calvinism, Evangelicalism, and the Scottish Enlightenment, 1st Edition

    By Kevin DeYoung

    This book explores in unprecedented detail the theological thinking of John Witherspoon during his often overlooked ministerial career in Scotland. In contrast to the arguments made by other historians, it shows that there was considerable continuity of thought between Witherspoon’s Scottish…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Evangelicalism

  • The Religious Figural Imagery of Byzantine Lead Seals II: Studies on Images of the Saints and on Personal Piety book cover

    The Religious Figural Imagery of Byzantine Lead Seals II

    Studies on Images of the Saints and on Personal Piety, 1st Edition

    By John A. Cotsonis

    The articles republished in this volume are ground-breaking studies that employ a large body of religious figural imagery of Byzantine lead seals ranging from the 6th to the 15th century. A number of the studies present tables, charts and graphs in their analysis of iconographic trends and changing…

    Hardback – 2020-03-03 
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Co-opting of Education by Extremist Factions: Professing Hate book cover

    The Co-opting of Education by Extremist Factions

    Professing Hate, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Gendron

    The Co-opting of Education by Extremist Factions: Professing Hate is a study of the ways in which various extremist groups have appropriated education for social manipulation in order to gain political power, and in some cases, to incite violence. It is a detailed exploration of case studies…

    Hardback – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • History and Citizenship Education in Post-Mao China: Politics, Policy, Praxis book cover

    History and Citizenship Education in Post-Mao China

    Politics, Policy, Praxis, 1st Edition

    By Alisa Jones

    This book examines the development of education in China over the past three decades, exploring the ways in which the manifold ‘contradictions’ both within and between policy prescriptions, pedagogical theory and classroom implementation have been handled where issues of political socialisation,…

    Hardback – 2020-02-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education and Society in Asia

  • A Cultural History of English Lexicography, 1600-1800: The Authoritative Word book cover

    A Cultural History of English Lexicography, 1600-1800

    The Authoritative Word, 1st Edition

    By Linda C. Mitchell

    As this lively new study effectively demonstrates, dictionaries serve as far more than just simple reference tools-they also offer a rich fund of information about people in society. Before now, the extent to which dictionaries encode social history, as opposed to merely relaying linguistic…

    Hardback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria book cover

    Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria

    1st Edition

    By Peter Thaler

    Protestant Resistance in Counterreformation Austria examines Austrian Protestants who actively resisted the Habsburg Counterreformation in the early seventeenth century. While a determined few decided early on that only military means could combat the growing pressure to conform, many more did not…

    Hardback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Mongol Court Dress, Identity Formation, and Global Exchange book cover

    Mongol Court Dress, Identity Formation, and Global Exchange

    1st Edition

    By Eiren L. Shea

    The Mongol period (1206-1368) marked a major turning point of exchange – culturally, politically, and artistically – across Eurasia. The wide-ranging international exchange that occurred during the Mongol period is most apparent visually through the inclusion of Mongol motifs in textile, paintings…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

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