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  • Mussolini's Camps: Civilian Internment in Fascist Italy (1940-1943) book cover

    Mussolini's Camps

    Civilian Internment in Fascist Italy (1940-1943), 1st Edition

    By Carlo Spartaco Capogreco

    This book – which is based on vast archival research and on a variety of primary sources – has filled a gap in Italy’s historiography on Fascism, and in European and World history about concentration camps in our contemporary world. It provides, for the first time, a survey of the different types…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Italy

  • Tourism and Travel during the Cold War: Negotiating Tourist Experiences across the Iron Curtain book cover

    Tourism and Travel during the Cold War

    Negotiating Tourist Experiences across the Iron Curtain, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sune Bechmann Pedersen, Christian Noack

    The Iron Curtain was not an impenetrable divide, and contacts between East and West took place regularly and on various levels throughout the Cold War. This book explores how the European tourist industry transcended the ideological fault lines and the communist states attracted an ever-increasing…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • Jerusalem Afflicted: Quaresmius, Spain, and the Idea of a 17th-century Crusade book cover

    Jerusalem Afflicted

    Quaresmius, Spain, and the Idea of a 17th-century Crusade, 1st Edition

    On Good Friday, 1626, Franciscus Quaresmius delivered a sermon in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem calling on King Philip IV of Spain to undertake a crusade to ‘liberate’ the Holy Land. Jerusalem Afflicted: Quaresmius, Spain, and the Idea of a 17th-century Crusade introduces readers to…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge

  • Landscape Painting in Revolutionary France: Liberty's Embrace book cover

    Landscape Painting in Revolutionary France

    Liberty's Embrace, 1st Edition

    By Steven Adams

    The French Revolution had a marked impact on the ways in which citizens saw the newly-liberated spaces in which they now lived. Painting, gardening, cinematic displays of landscape, travel guides, public festivals, tales of space flight and devil-abduction each shaped citizens' understanding of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Romans at War: Citizens and Society in the Roman Republic book cover

    Romans at War

    Citizens and Society in the Roman Republic, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy Armstrong, Michael P. Fronda

    This volume addresses the fundamental importance of the army, warfare, and military service to the development of both the Roman Republic and wider Italic society in the second half of the first millennium BCE. It brings together emerging and established scholars in the area of Roman military…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia 2020 book cover

    Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia 2020

    20th Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Europa's comprehensive survey of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. General Survey Leading authorities on the region analyze topics of regional importance. Country Surveys Chapters on each country, containing: - essays on its recent history and economy, and a chronology of events - an…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge
    Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia

  • British Civilization: An Introduction book cover

    British Civilization

    An Introduction, 9th Edition

    By John Oakland

    Thoroughly updated and revised, the ninth-edition of the highly-regarded British Civilization: An Introduction continues to be the ideal textbook on Britain, its country and people, religion, politics and government, international relations, legal system, economy, education, media and culture for…

    Paperback – 2019-10-09 
    Routledge

  • Greek and Roman Technology: A Sourcebook of Translated Greek and Roman Texts book cover

    Greek and Roman Technology

    A Sourcebook of Translated Greek and Roman Texts, 2nd Edition

    By Andrew N. Sherwood, Milorad Nikolic, John W. Humphrey, John P. Oleson

    In this new edition of Greek and Roman Technology, the authors translate and annotate key passages from ancient texts to provide a history and analysis of the origins and development of technology in the classical world. Sherwood and Nikolic, with Humphrey and Oleson, provide a comprehensive and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

  • The Medicina Plinii: Latin Text, Translation, and Commentary book cover

    The Medicina Plinii

    Latin Text, Translation, and Commentary, 1st Edition

    By Yvette Hunt

    This book presents the first ever English translation of the Medicina Plinii, one of the most influential books of applied medicine and self-medication in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages. The work, which predates AD 400, was created as a quick reference work for travellers, and became and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07 
    Routledge
    Scientific Writings from the Ancient and Medieval World

  • Chinese Theology and Translation: The Christianity of the Jesuit Figurists and their Christianized Yijing book cover

    Chinese Theology and Translation

    The Christianity of the Jesuit Figurists and their Christianized Yijing, 1st Edition

    By Sophie Ling-chia Wei

    This book presents the Jesuit Figurists’ encounter with the Yijing in their mission in China. The author analyses how Jesuit Figurists incorporated their intralingual translation of the Yijing, the classical and vernacular use of Chinese language and the imitation of Chinese literati’s format, and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

  • Photography and History in Colonial Southern Africa: Shades of Empire book cover

    Photography and History in Colonial Southern Africa

    Shades of Empire, 1st Edition

    By Lorena Rizzo

    This book studies the relationship between photography and history in colonial Southern Africa, using a series of encounters with Southern African photographic archives to reflect on photography as a distinct historical form. Through use of private and public archives, images produced by African…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Africa

  • The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa: The Impact of World War II book cover

    The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa

    The Impact of World War II, 1st Edition

    By Reeva Spector Simon

    Incorporating published and archival material, this volume fills an important gap in the history of the Jewish experience during World War II, describing how the war affected Jews living along the southern rim of the Mediterranean and the Levant, from Morocco to Iran. Surviving the Nazi slaughter…

    Paperback – 2019-10-07 
    Routledge

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