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  • From Chanson de Geste to Epic Chronicle: Medieval Occitan Poetry of War book cover

    From Chanson de Geste to Epic Chronicle

    Medieval Occitan Poetry of War, 1st Edition

    By Gérard Gouiran

    Edited by Linda M. Paterson

    In this collection of essays Gérard Gouiran, one of the world's leading and much-loved scholars of medieval Occitan literature, examines this literature from a primarily historical perspective. Through texts offering hitherto unexplored insights into the history and culture of medieval Europe, he…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Chinese Heritage Sites and their Audiences: The Power of the Past book cover

    Chinese Heritage Sites and their Audiences

    The Power of the Past, 1st Edition

    By Rouran Zhang

    Chinese Heritage Sites and their Audiences provides a Chinese perspective on tourists’ relationship to heritage. Contributing to ongoing debates within heritage and tourism studies, the book offers insights into how and why visitors engage with such sites. Drawing on interviews with domestic…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Museums and Heritage in Asia

  • Steamship Nationalism: Ocean Liners and National Identity in Imperial Germany and the Atlantic World book cover

    Steamship Nationalism

    Ocean Liners and National Identity in Imperial Germany and the Atlantic World, 1st Edition

    By Mark A. Russell

    Steamship Nationalism is a cultural, social, and political history of the S.S. Imperator, Vaterland, and Bismarck. Transatlantic passenger steamships launched by the Hamburg-Amerikanische Packetfahrt-Aktien-Gesellschaft (HAPAG) between 1912 and 1914, they do not enjoy the international fame of…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Economic History of a Divided Europe: Four Diverse Regions in an Integrating Continent book cover

    Economic History of a Divided Europe

    Four Diverse Regions in an Integrating Continent, 1st Edition

    By Ivan T. Berend

    This book presents the sharp regional differences within the integrating European continent. Four regions—Northwestern Europe, Southern Europe, Central Europe, and Eastern-Southeastern Europe—represent high, medium, and relatively less-developed levels of economic advancement. These disparities…

    Hardback – 2020-04-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the European Economy

  • Narrative Theory in Conservation: Change and Living Buildings book cover

    Narrative Theory in Conservation

    Change and Living Buildings, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Walter

    Narrative Theory in Conservation engages with conservation, heritage studies and architecture approaches to historic buildings, offering a synthesis of the best of each, and demonstrating that conservation is capable of developing a complementary, but distinct, theoretical position of its own.…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge

  • Luke Wadding, the Irish Franciscans, and Global Catholicism book cover

    Luke Wadding, the Irish Franciscans, and Global Catholicism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matteo Binasco

    This book explores the endeavours and activities of one of the most prominent early modern Irishmen in exile, the Franciscan Luke Wadding. Born in Ireland, educated in the Iberian Peninsula, Wadding arrived in Rome in 1618, where he would die in 1657. In the "Eternal City", the Franciscan emerged…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge
    Early Modern Iberian History in Global Contexts

  • 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 – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge
    Warfare, Society and Culture

  • Far-Right Revisionism and the End of History: Alt/Histories book cover

    Far-Right Revisionism and the End of History

    Alt/Histories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louie Dean Valencia-García

    In Far-Right Revisionism and the End of the History: Alt/Histories, historians, sociologists, neuroscientists, lawyers, cultural critics, and literary and media scholars come together to offer an interconnected and comparative collection for understanding how contemporary far-right, neo-fascist,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Annotating Modernism: Marginalia and Pedagogy from Virginia Woolf to the Confessional Poets book cover

    Annotating Modernism

    Marginalia and Pedagogy from Virginia Woolf to the Confessional Poets, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Golden

    Making extensive use of archival materials by Sylvia Plath, John Berryman, and Anne Sexton, Amanda Golden reframes the relationship between modernism and midcentury poetry. While Golden situates her book among other materialist histories of modernism, she moves beyond the examination of published…

    Hardback – 2020-04-04 
    Routledge

  • The Operatic Archive: American Opera as History book cover

    The Operatic Archive

    American Opera as History, 1st Edition

    By Colleen Renihan

    The Operatic Archive: American Opera as History extends the growing interdisciplinary dialogue in opera studies by drawing on ideas from performance studies and the philosophy of history. Moving beyond traditional conceptions of opera as purely aesthetic, this book argues for opera’s powerful…

    Hardback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Interdisciplinary Studies in Opera

  • Origins of the Hussite Uprising: The Chronicle of Laurence of Březová (1414 –1421) book cover

    Origins of the Hussite Uprising

    The Chronicle of Laurence of Březová (1414 –1421), 1st Edition

    By Thomas A. Fudge

    The ‘Hussite Chronicle’ is the most important single source for the events of the early Hussite movement. The author is Laurence of Březová (c.1370-c.1437), a member of the Czech lower nobility and a supporter of the Hussite creed. The movement arose as an initiative for religious and social reform…

    Hardback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Medieval Translations

  • Minstrel Traditions: Mediated Blackface in the Jazz Age book cover

    Minstrel Traditions

    Mediated Blackface in the Jazz Age, 1st Edition

    By Kevin James Byrne

    Minstrel Traditions: Mediated Blackface in the Jazz Age explores the place and influence of black racial impersonation in US society during a crucial and transitional time period. Minstrelsy was absorbed into mass-culture media that was either invented or reached widespread national prominence…

    Hardback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

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