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  • Korea Today book cover

    Korea Today

    1st Edition

    By George M. McCune

    Published in 1950: Here is the first comprehensive study of Korea since its liberation and division. Written by an outstanding American authority with long personal knowledge of the country, it provides an analysis of the American and Russian military occupations, the efforts of the United Nations…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Charity School Movement: A Study of Eighteenth Century Puritanism in Action book cover

    The Charity School Movement

    A Study of Eighteenth Century Puritanism in Action, 1st Edition

    By M. G. Jones

    Originally published in 1938, this book is an attempt to present a study of eighteenth-century elementary education, not as the history of educational ideas, nor as the history of administration, in which two garbs the history of the history of education usually appears, but as the study of a…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Historiography of Transition: Critical Phases in the Development of Modernity (1494-1973) book cover

    The Historiography of Transition

    Critical Phases in the Development of Modernity (1494-1973), 1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Pombeni

    Defining a “historic transition” means understanding how the complex system of intellectual, social, and material structures formed that determined the transition from a certain “universe” to a “new universe,” where the old explanations were radically rethought. In this book, a group of historians…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge

  • Transnational South America: Experiences, Ideas, and Identities, 1860s-1900s book cover

    Transnational South America

    Experiences, Ideas, and Identities, 1860s-1900s, 1st Edition

    By Ori Preuss

    At the crossroad of intellectual, diplomatic, and cultural history, this book examines flows of information, men, and ideas between South American cities—mainly the port-capitals of Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro—during the period of their modernization. The book reconstructs this largely…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16
    Routledge

  • In Search of First-Century Christianity book cover

    In Search of First-Century Christianity

    1st Edition

    By Joe E. Barnhart, Linda T. Kraeger

    Originally pulished in 2000, In Search of First Century Christianity contends that Christianity in the first century had no founder but rather evolved as a convergence of many forces: political disillusionment, cultural mutations, religious and theological motifs, psychosocial losses and new…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Shaping of Africa: Cosmographic Discourse and Cartographic Science in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe book cover

    The Shaping of Africa

    Cosmographic Discourse and Cartographic Science in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Francesc Relaño

    This title was first published in 2002. When did Africa emerge as a continent in the European mind? This book aims to trace the origins of the idea of Africa and its evolution in Renaissance thought. Particular attention is given to the relationship between the process of acquiring knowledge…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain book cover

    Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain

    1st Edition

    By Gabriel Moshenska

    How do children cope when their world is transformed by war? This book draws on memory narratives to construct an historical anthropology of childhood in Second World Britain, focusing on objects and spaces such as gas masks, air raid shelters and bombed-out buildings. In their struggles to cope…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • Cultural Continuity in Advanced Economies: Britain and the U.S. Versus Continental Europe book cover

    Cultural Continuity in Advanced Economies

    Britain and the U.S. Versus Continental Europe, 1st Edition

    By Gustav Schachter

    Originally published in 2005. In the past three centuries Britain, Continental Europe and the United States have all experienced remarkable continuity in terms of the character and nature of the relations between the State and the economy. In a fascinating and eminently readable account, this book…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Desire: A History of European Sexuality book cover

    Desire

    A History of European Sexuality, 2nd Edition

    By Anna Clark

    A sweeping survey of sexuality in Europe from the Greeks to the present, Desire: A History of European Sexuality follows changing attitudes to two major concepts of sexual desire – desire as dangerous, polluting, and disorderly, and desire as creative, transcendent, even revolutionary – through the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • The Routledge History of American Sport book cover

    The Routledge History of American Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Linda J. Borish, David K. Wiggins, Gerald R. Gems

    The Routledge History of American Sport provides the first comprehensive overview of historical research in American sport from the early Colonial period to the present day. Considering sport through innovative themes and topics such as the business of sport, material culture and sport, the…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • The Navy of the Lancastrian Kings: Accounts and Inventories of William Soper, Keeper of the King’s Ships, 1422-1427 book cover

    The Navy of the Lancastrian Kings

    Accounts and Inventories of William Soper, Keeper of the King’s Ships, 1422-1427, 1st Edition

    By Susan Rose

    This volume prints, from a manuscript in the National Maritime Museum, the accounts kept by the official in charge of the King’s ships during these years, translated from medieval Latin. The accounts are concerned largely with the disposal of the vessels owned by Henry V after his death. Also…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • The Making of China's Foreign Policy in the 21st century: Historical Sources, Institutions/Players, and Perceptions of Power Relations book cover

    The Making of China's Foreign Policy in the 21st century

    Historical Sources, Institutions/Players, and Perceptions of Power Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suisheng Zhao

    This book is a study of the making of foreign policy of China, a rising power in the 21st century. It examines three sets of driving forces behind China’s foreign policy making. One is historical sources, including the selective memories and reconstruction of the glorious empire with an…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

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