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  • Thatcher and Thatcherism book cover

    Thatcher and Thatcherism

    4th Edition

    By Eric J. Evans

    This revised, expanded and updated fourth edition of Thatcher and Thatcherism examines the origins and impact of ‘Thatcherism’ both as a cultural construct and an economic creed from the 1970s to the formation of a coalition government in 2010. New to this edition is an extended exploration of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge
    The Making of the Contemporary World

  • The Forging of the Modern State: Early Industrial Britain, 1783-c.1870 book cover

    The Forging of the Modern State

    Early Industrial Britain, 1783-c.1870, 4th Edition

    By Eric J. Evans

    In what has established itself as a classic study of Britain from the late eighteenth century to the mid-Victorian period, Eric J. Evans explains how the country became the world’s first industrial nation. His book also explains how, and why, Britain was able to lay the foundations for what became…

    Paperback – 2018-07-17
    Routledge

  • Knowledge and Power: Science in World History book cover

    Knowledge and Power

    Science in World History, 2nd Edition

    By William Burns

    Knowledge and Power presents and explores science not as something specifically for scientists, but as an integral part of human civilization, and traces the development of science through different historical settings from the Middle Ages through to the Cold War. Five case studies are examined…

    Paperback – 2018-07-10
    Routledge

  • Teaching History with Film: Strategies for Secondary Social Studies book cover

    Teaching History with Film

    Strategies for Secondary Social Studies, 2nd Edition

    By Alan S. Marcus, Scott Alan Metzger, Richard J. Paxton, Jeremy D. Stoddard

    Teaching History with Film provides a fresh, engaging, and clear overview of teaching with film to effectively enhance social studies instruction. Using cases of experienced teachers to illustrate accomplished history teaching through movies, this text provides pre- and in-service teachers with…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge

  • History, Memory and Public Life: The Past in the Present book cover

    History, Memory and Public Life

    The Past in the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Maerker, Simon Sleight, Adam Sutcliffe

    History, Memory and Public Life introduces readers to key themes in the study of historical memory and its significance by considering the role of historical expertise and understanding in contemporary public reflection on the past. Divided into two parts, the book addresses both the theoretical…

    Paperback – 2018-07-04
    Routledge

  • The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - Volume 17 book cover

    The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - Volume 17

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lodewijk C Palm, Huib J. Zuidervaart, Douglas Anderson, Elisabeth W. Entjes

    The contents of the letters published here, again show the great range of subjects that occupied Van Leeuwenhoek: from sugar candy, the shape and crystal structure of diamonds, the dissolution of silver crystals in aqua fortis to gold dust from Guinea dissolved in aqua regia and the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-22
    CRC Press

  • Witchcraft: The Basics book cover

    Witchcraft: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Marion Gibson

    Witchcraft: The Basics is an accessible and engaging introduction to the scholarly study of witchcraft, exploring the phenomenon of witchcraft from its earliest definitions in the Middle Ages through to its resonances in the modern world. Through the use of two case studies, this book delves into…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Seapower

    A Guide for the Twenty-First Century, 4th Edition

    By Geoffrey Till

    This is the fourth, revised and updated, edition of Geoffrey Till's Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-first Century. The rise of the Chinese and other Asian navies, worsening quarrels over maritime jurisdiction and the United States’ maritime pivot towards the Asia-Pacific region reminds us…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • Medieval Lives c. 1000-1292: The World of the Beaugency Family book cover

    Medieval Lives c. 1000-1292

    The World of the Beaugency Family, 1st Edition

    By Amy Livingstone

    Medieval Lives c. 1000–1292: The World of the Beaugency Family is a gateway into Europe during the Central Middle Ages. Through charting the lives of the Beaugency family, this book delves into the history of Western Europe and explores the impact of the changes and events of the period on those…

    Paperback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge

  • A History of the Muslim World since 1260: The Making of a Global Community book cover

    A History of the Muslim World since 1260

    The Making of a Global Community, 2nd Edition

    By Vernon O Egger

    A History of the Muslim World since 1260 continues the narrative begun by A History of the Muslim World to 1750 by tracing the development of Muslim societies, institutions, and doctrines from the time of the Mongol conquests through to the present day. It offers students a balanced coverage of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge

  • Transition Economies: Transformation, Development, and Society in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union book cover

    Transition Economies

    Transformation, Development, and Society in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union, 1st Edition

    By Aleksandr V. Gevorkyan

    This interdisciplinary study offers a comprehensive analysis of the transition economies of Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. Providing full historical context and drawing on a wide range of literature, this book explores the continuous economic and social transformation of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge

  • On African-American Rhetoric book cover

    On African-American Rhetoric

    1st Edition

    By Keith Gilyard, Adam J. Banks

    On African-American Rhetoric traces the arc of strategic language use by African Americans from rhetorical forms such as slave narratives and the spirituals to Black digital expression and contemporary activism. The governing idea is to illustrate the basic call-response process of African-American…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge

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