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  • Arabia and the Gulf: From Traditional Society to Modern States: Essays in Honour of M.A. Shaban's 60th Birthday (16th November 1986) book cover

    Arabia and the Gulf

    From Traditional Society to Modern States: Essays in Honour of M.A. Shaban's 60th Birthday (16th November 1986), 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Richard Netton

    The transformation of Arabia and the Gulf States from traditional societies to modern states has been one of the most remarkable developments of the twentieth century. In the space of just a few decades many of these countries have gone from being among the least developed countries of the world to…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge

  • The Myth of Arab Piracy in the Gulf book cover

    The Myth of Arab Piracy in the Gulf

    1st Edition

    By Muhammad Al-Qasimi

    The British became the dominant power in the Arab Gulf in the late eighteenth century. The conventional view has justified British imperial expansion in the Gulf region because of the need to supress Arab piracy. This book, first published in 1988, challenges the myth of piracy and argues that its…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Gulf

  • A Recent History of Lesbian and Gay Psychology: From Homophobia to LGBT book cover

    A Recent History of Lesbian and Gay Psychology

    From Homophobia to LGBT, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hegarty

    This ground-breaking text explores the contemporary history of how psychological research, practice, and theory has engaged with gay and lesbian movements in the United States and beyond, over the last 50 years. Peter Hegarty examines the main strands of research in lesbian and gay psychology that…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge

  • The Solemn League and Covenant of the Three Kingdoms and the Cromwellian Union, 1643-1663 book cover

    The Solemn League and Covenant of the Three Kingdoms and the Cromwellian Union, 1643-1663

    1st Edition

    By Kirsteen M. Mackenzie

    This book provides the first major analysis of the covenanted interest from an integrated three kingdoms perspective. It examines the reaction of the covenanted interest to the actions and policies of the Commonwealth and Protectorate, drawing particular attention to links, similarities and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • John Herschel's Cape Voyage: Private Science, Public Imagination and the Ambitions of Empire book cover

    John Herschel's Cape Voyage

    Private Science, Public Imagination and the Ambitions of Empire, 1st Edition

    By Steven Ruskin

    In 1833 John Herschel sailed from London to Cape Town, southern Africa, to undertake (at his own expense) an astronomical exploration of the southern heavens, as well as a terrestrial exploration of the area around Cape Town. After his return to England in 1838, and as a result of his voyage, he…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • Taste, Trade and Technology: The Development of the International Meat Industry since 1840 book cover

    Taste, Trade and Technology

    The Development of the International Meat Industry since 1840, 1st Edition

    By Richard Perren

    Focusing on the interactions of producers, sellers and consumers of meat across the world, Richard Perren elucidates aspects of the evolution of the international economy and the part played by the investment of capital and the enterprise of individuals. The study utilises the government reports…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Modern Economic and Social History

  • American Civilization: An Introduction book cover

    American Civilization

    An Introduction, 7th Edition

    By David Mauk, John Oakland

    The hugely successful American Civilization provides students of American Studies with the perfect background and introductory information on contemporary American life, examining the central dimensions of American society from geography and the environment, government and politics, to religion,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge

  • Reason, Community and Religious Tradition: Anselm's Argument and the Friars book cover

    Reason, Community and Religious Tradition

    Anselm's Argument and the Friars, 1st Edition

    By Scott Matthews

    This title was first published in 2001: Reason, Community and Religious Tradition examines key questions about the relationship of rationality to its contexts by tracing the early history of the so-called 'ontological' argument. The book follows Anselm's Proslogion from its origins in the private,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A History of Religion in America: From the End of the Civil War to the Twenty-First Century book cover

    A History of Religion in America

    From the End of the Civil War to the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By Bryan Le Beau

    A History of Religion in America: From the End of the Civil War to the Twenty-First Century provides comprehensive coverage of the history of religion in America from the end of the American Civil War to religion in post 9/11 America. The volume explores major religious groups in the United States…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge

  • Suburbanizing the Masses: Public Transport and Urban Development in Historical Perspective book cover

    Suburbanizing the Masses

    Public Transport and Urban Development in Historical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Colin Divall, Winstan Bond

    This title was first published in 2003. Suburbanizing the Masses examines how collective forms of transport have contributed to the spatial and social evolution of towns and cities in various countries since the mid nineteenth century. Divided into two sections, the volume develops first the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Printed Matters: Printing, Publishing and Urban Culture in Europe in the Modern Period book cover

    Printed Matters

    Printing, Publishing and Urban Culture in Europe in the Modern Period, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm Gee, Tim Kirk

    This title was first published in 2002: Since the invention of printing in the mid-fifteenth century the production, distribution and consumption of printed matter have been the principal means through which new ideas and representations have been spread. In recent times cultural historians have…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Artistic Brotherhoods in the Nineteenth Century book cover

    Artistic Brotherhoods in the Nineteenth Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Morowitz, William Vaughan

    This title was first published in 2000. The nineteenth century saw the emergence of numerous artistic brotherhoods - groups of artists bound together in communal production, sharing spiritual and aesthetic aims. Although it is widely acknowledged that this is an unique feature of the period, there…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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