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  • Elizabeth Garrett Anderson book cover

    Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

    1st Edition

    By Jo Manton

    First published in 1965. In 1865, a woman first obtained a legal qualification in this country as physician and surgeon. Elizabeth Garrett surprised public opinion by the calm obstinacy with which she fought for her own medical education and that of the young women who followed her. This full…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Science and Technology in the Nineteenth Century

  • Life of Mendel book cover

    Life of Mendel

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hugo Iltis

    First published in 1932. The widespread influence of Gregor Johann Mendel’s work and his own remarkable destiny combine to arouse interest in the personality and the life of this investigator who, little known in his lifetime, was one of the pioneers of science. This comprehensive biography of the…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Science and Technology in the Nineteenth Century

  • The Mercurial Chemist: A Life of Sir Humphry Davy book cover

    The Mercurial Chemist

    A Life of Sir Humphry Davy, 1st Edition

    By Anne Treneer

    First published in 1963. Humphry Davy, knighted by the Prince Regent in 1812 for his contributions to science, and later created baronet for his invention of the miners’ safety lamp, was among the foremost European chemists in the early nineteenth century. Anne Treneer tells in full the story of…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Science and Technology in the Nineteenth Century

  • Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (1857-1894): A Collection of Articles and Addresses book cover

    Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (1857-1894)

    A Collection of Articles and Addresses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph F. Mulligan

    This book, first available in 1994, was published to commemorate the one-hundredth anniversary of Heinrich Hertz’s death at the terribly young age of thirty-six. The introductory biography together with eleven papers by Hertz and seven about him are intended to highlight the importance of Hertz’s…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Science and Technology in the Nineteenth Century

  • English Men of Science: Their Nature and Nurture book cover

    English Men of Science

    Their Nature and Nurture, 1st Edition

    By Francis Galton

    This edition first published in 1970. Francis Galton has been honoured as the founder of biostatics and one of the creators of modern psychology. His principal aim was to establish a body of statistical knowledge about mental heredity which would result in a new pattern of behaviour for society.…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Science and Technology in the Nineteenth Century

  • Unemployment Relief in Great Britain: A Study in State Socialism book cover

    Unemployment Relief in Great Britain

    A Study in State Socialism, 1st Edition

    By Felix Morley

    Originally published in 1924, Unemployment Relief in Great Britain takes up the history of unemployment relief in Great Britain, focusing on the after effects of the post-war period and the Great Depression. Primarily, the book provides a detailed study of England’s experience with compulsory…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Marc Chagall: The Artist as Peacemaker book cover

    Marc Chagall

    The Artist as Peacemaker, 1st Edition

    By Fred Dallmayr

    This book follows Chagall’s life through his art and his understanding of the role of the artist. It takes the reader through the different milieus of the nineteenth and the twentieth century -- including the the World Wars and the holocaust -- to present a unique understanding of Chagall's…

    Paperback – 2020-08-14 
    Routledge India
    Peacemakers

  • To Serve God in Holy Freedom: The Brief Rebellion of the Nuns of the Royal Convent of Santa Mónica, Goa, India 1731–1734 book cover

    To Serve God in Holy Freedom

    The Brief Rebellion of the Nuns of the Royal Convent of Santa Mónica, Goa, India 1731–1734, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Michon, D. A. Smith

    This book presents one of the first accounts of Christianity in colonial India by a nun. Set in Goa in the early 18th century, this translation of Soror Magdalena’s account from Portuguese brings to life a watershed moment in the politics of Christian faith in early colonial India.   &…

    Hardback – 2020-08-14 
    Routledge India

  • Lives in Exile: Exploring the Inner World of Tibetan Refugees book cover

    Lives in Exile

    Exploring the Inner World of Tibetan Refugees, 2nd Edition

    By Honey Oberoi Vahali

    This book explores the devastating consequences and psychological ruptures of refugeehood as it evocatively recounts the life histories of dislocated Tibetans expelled from their homes since 1959. Following the genre of a story, the book offers dynamic understandings of unconscious processes and…

    Hardback – 2020-08-07 
    Routledge India

  • Refugees, Borders and Identities: Rights and Habitat in East and Northeast India book cover

    Refugees, Borders and Identities

    Rights and Habitat in East and Northeast India, 1st Edition

    By Anindita Ghoshal

    This book examines the impact of Partition on refugees in East and Northeast India and their struggle for identity, space and political rights. In the wake of the legalization of the Citizenship Amendment Act in 2019, this region remains a hot bed of identity and refugee politics. Drawing on…

    Paperback – 2020-08-07 
    Routledge India

  • A History of the Highland Clearances: Agrarian Transformation and the Evictions 1746-1886 book cover

    A History of the Highland Clearances

    Agrarian Transformation and the Evictions 1746-1886, 1st Edition

    By Eric Richards

    First published in 1982, A History of the Highland Clearances looks at the forcible clearance of tenants from land they had farmed for centuries by landlords in the Highlands of Scotland in the early nineteenth century. It examines the general context of historical change, provides a full narrative…

    Hardback – 2020-08-06 
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    A History of the Highland Clearances

  • A History of the Highland Clearances: Emigration, Protest, Reasons book cover

    A History of the Highland Clearances

    Emigration, Protest, Reasons, 1st Edition

    By Eric Richards

    First published in 1985, A History of the Highland Clearances: Volume 2 explores the various types of communal and intellectual responses, contemporary and retrospective, to the experience of the clearances. The first section considers the legacy of the two hundred years’ debate about the Highland…

    Hardback – 2020-08-06 
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    A History of the Highland Clearances

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