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  • Harvey Milk: The Public Face of Gay Rights Politics book cover

    Harvey Milk

    The Public Face of Gay Rights Politics, 1st Edition

    By Eric H. Walther

    In this concise biography, Eric H. Walther introduces students to the life of San Francisco City Supervisor Harvey Milk, the first openly gay person to be elected to public office in California. Walther traces the story of Milk’s life from his upbringing in New York and early incarnation as a Barry…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • The Borgia Family: Rumor and Representation book cover

    The Borgia Family

    Rumor and Representation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Mara DeSilva

    The Fortunes of the Borgia Family explores the historical and cultural structures that underpin the Borgia family, their notoriety, and persistence and reinvention in the popular imagination. The book balances studies focusing on early modern observations of the Borgias and studies deconstructing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Feeling Exclusion: Religious Conflict, Exile and Emotions in Early Modern Europe book cover

    Feeling Exclusion

    Religious Conflict, Exile and Emotions in Early Modern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Giovanni Tarantino, Charles Zika

    Feeling Exclusion investigates the emotional experience of exclusion at the heart of the religious life of persecuted and exiled individuals and communities in early modern Europe. Between the late fifteenth and early eighteenth centuries an unprecedented number of people in Europe were forced to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge

  • An Economic History of West Africa book cover

    An Economic History of West Africa

    2nd Edition

    By A. G. Hopkins

    This pioneering and celebrated work was the first, and remains the standard, account of the economic history of the huge area conventionally known as West Africa. The book ranges from prehistoric times to independence and covers the former French territories as well as those colonised by the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Rise of Law and Economics: An Intellectual History book cover

    The Rise of Law and Economics

    An Intellectual History, 1st Edition

    By George Priest

    This is a history - though, intentionally, a brief history - of the rise of law and economics as a field of thought in the US college and law school academy, though the field has expanded to Europe and South America and will expand further as other legal systems develop. This book explains the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The German Empire 1867-1914: And the Unity Movement (Volume One) book cover

    The German Empire 1867-1914

    And the Unity Movement (Volume One), 1st Edition

    By William Harbutt Dawson

    The German Empire, 1867-1914, first published in 1919, represents the most important and comprehensive of William Dawson’s contributions to German history and the understanding of German politics and affairs. This title will be of great interest to students of German and Imperial history.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

  • The German Empire 1867-1914: And the Unity Movement (Volume Two) book cover

    The German Empire 1867-1914

    And the Unity Movement (Volume Two), 1st Edition

    By William Harbutt Dawson

    The German Empire, 1867-1914, first published in 1919, represents the most important and comprehensive of William Dawson’s contributions to German history and the understanding of German politics and affairs. This title will be of great interest to students of German and Imperial history.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

  • Revisionism and Empire: Socialist Imperialism in Germany, 1897-1914 book cover

    Revisionism and Empire

    Socialist Imperialism in Germany, 1897-1914, 1st Edition

    By Roger Fletcher

    First published in 1984. Revisionism or reformism has long been recognised as one of the main intellectual ancestors of democratic socialism, the last survivor of the tradition of Enlightenment progressivism and the only viable alternative to conservatism on the one hand and Marxist-Leninism on the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

  • The Baltic States and the End of the Soviet Empire book cover

    The Baltic States and the End of the Soviet Empire

    1st Edition

    By Kristian Gerner, Stefan Hedlund

    First published in 1993. How is it possible for the three tiny Baltic republics to gain their freedom from the Soviet Union, without a single shot being fired or a single stone thrown at the oppressor? The topic of this book is the implosion of the Soviet empire. It tells the parallel stories of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

  • The Colonial Epoch in Africa book cover

    The Colonial Epoch in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory Maddox

    The articles collected in this study, first published in 1993, concentrates on the transformation and continuities in African societies during the height of the colonial era, and explores the struggles by Africans to find space – socially, politically, or economically – within the confines of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

  • Conquest and Resistance to Colonialism in Africa book cover

    Conquest and Resistance to Colonialism in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory Maddox

    The articles collected in this study, first published in 1993, concentrates on African struggles to maintain their autonomy. Although the history of interaction between African peoples and those from outside that continent is old, for most of Africa colonial domination by European powers was both…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

  • The Builders of the Mogul Empire book cover

    The Builders of the Mogul Empire

    1st Edition

    By Michael Prawdin

    First published in 1963. The Moguls, the descendants of the Mongols, two and a half centuries later than Jenghiz Khan, created an empire that stretched from Persia to Burma and from the Himalayas to the centre of the Indian subcontinent. It was a creation almost more astonishing than Jenghiz Khan's…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

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