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  • India at 70: Multidisciplinary Approaches book cover

    India at 70

    Multidisciplinary Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Maxey, Paul McGarr

    India at 70: Multidisciplinary Approaches examines Indian independence in August 1947 and its multiple afterlives. With 9 contributions by a range of international scholars, it interrogates 1947 and its complex, bloody aftermath in historical, political and aesthetic terms. This original collection…

    Hardback – 2019-10-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • An Economic History of Famine Resilience book cover

    An Economic History of Famine Resilience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jessica Dijkman, Bas van Leeuwen

    Food crises have always tested societies. This volume discusses societal resilience to food crises, examining the responses and strategies at the societal level that effectively helped individuals and groups to cope with drops in food supply, in various parts of the world over the past two…

    Hardback – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Economic History

  • The Boundless Sea: Writing Mediterranean History book cover

    The Boundless Sea

    Writing Mediterranean History, 1st Edition

    By Peregrine Horden, Nicholas Purcell

    This volume brings together for the first time a collection of twelve articles written both jointly and individually by Peregrine Horden and Nicholas Purcell as they have participated in the debates generated by their major work, The Corrupting Sea: A Study of Mediterranean History (2000). One…

    Hardback – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Royal Indian Navy: Trajectories, Transformations and the Transfer of Power book cover

    The Royal Indian Navy

    Trajectories, Transformations and the Transfer of Power, 1st Edition

    By Kalesh Mohanan

    This book presents a comprehensive history of the Royal Indian Navy (RIN). It traces the origins of the RIN to the East India Company, as early as 1612, and untangles the institution’s complex history. Capturing various transitional phases of the RIN, especially during the crucial period of 1920–…

    Hardback – 2019-10-24 
    Routledge India

  • New Saints in Late-Mediaeval Venice, 1200–1500: A Typological Study book cover

    New Saints in Late-Mediaeval Venice, 1200–1500

    A Typological Study, 1st Edition

    By Karen E. McCluskey

    This book focuses on the comparatively unknown cults of new saints in late-mediaeval Venice. These new saints were near-contemporary citizens who were venerated by their compatriots without official sanction from the papacy. In doing so, the book uncovers a sub-culture of religious expression that…

    Hardback – 2019-10-24 
    Routledge
    Sanctity in Global Perspective

  • New Narratives of Russian and East European Art: Between Traditions and Revolutions book cover

    New Narratives of Russian and East European Art

    Between Traditions and Revolutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Galina Mardilovich, Maria Taroutina

    This book brings together thirteen scholars to introduce the newest and most cutting-edge research in the field of Russian and East European art history. Reconsidering canonical figures, reexamining prevalent debates, and revisiting aesthetic developments, the book challenges accepted histories and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-24 
    Routledge
    Studies in Art Historiography

  • Africa South of the Sahara 2020 book cover

    Africa South of the Sahara 2020

    49th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    The definitive one-volume guide to all sub-Saharan African countries, providing invaluable economic, political, statistical and directory data. General Survey Thoroughly revised and updated analytical articles written by experts on the region and covering both continent-wide and sub-regional issues…

    Hardback – 2019-10-24 
    Routledge
    Africa South of the Sahara

  • Daniel Gookin, the Praying Indians, and King Philip's War: A Short History in Documents book cover

    Daniel Gookin, the Praying Indians, and King Philip's War

    A Short History in Documents, 1st Edition

    By Louise A. Breen

    This volume presents a short, annotated reader of primary documents published during King Philip’s War. The central document is Daniel Gookin’s Doings and Sufferings of the Christian Indians in New England in the Years 1675, 1675, and 1677. This tract, in conjunction with a set of ancillary…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23 
    Routledge

  • Unsettled 1968 in the Troubled Present: Revisiting the 50 Years of Discussions from East and Central Europe book cover

    Unsettled 1968 in the Troubled Present

    Revisiting the 50 Years of Discussions from East and Central Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aleksandra Konarzewska, Anna Nakai, Michał Przeperski

    Why does 1968 matter today? The authors of this volume believe that it is a crucial point of reference for the current developments, especially the ‘illiberal turn’ both in Europe and America. If we want to understand it, we need to look back into 1968 – the year that founded…

    Hardback – 2019-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Bede and Time: Computus, Theology and History in the Early Medieval World book cover

    Bede and Time

    Computus, Theology and History in the Early Medieval World, 1st Edition

    By Máirín MacCarron

    The Venerable Bede (c. 673–735) was the leading intellectual figure of the early Anglo-Saxon Church, and his extensive corpus of writings encompassed themes of exegesis, computus (dating of Easter and construction of calendars), history and hagiography. Rather than look at these works in isolation,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-22 
    Routledge
    Studies in Early Medieval Britain and Ireland

  • Black Men in Britain: An Ethnographic Portrait of the Post-Windrush Generation book cover

    Black Men in Britain

    An Ethnographic Portrait of the Post-Windrush Generation, 1st Edition

    By Kenny Monrose

    While extensive attention has been paid to black youth, adult black British men are a notable omission in academic literature. This book is the first attempt to understand one of Britain’s hidden populations: the post-Windrush generation, who matured within a post-industrial British society that…

    Hardback – 2019-10-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • The Arctic Journal of Captain Henry Wemyss Feilden, R. A., The Naturalist in H. M. S. Alert, 1875-1876 book cover

    The Arctic Journal of Captain Henry Wemyss Feilden, R. A., The Naturalist in H. M. S. Alert, 1875-1876

    1st Edition

    Edited by Trevor Levere

    The British Arctic Expedition of 1875–6 was the first major British naval expedition to the high Arctic where science was almost as important as geographical exploration. There were hopes that the expedition might find the hypothetical open polar sea and with it the longed-for North-west Passage,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21 
    Routledge
    Hakluyt Society, Third Series

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