• Essays in Naval History, from Medieval to Modern book cover

    Essays in Naval History, from Medieval to Modern

    1st Edition

    By N.A.M. Rodger

    The articles collected here (two appearing for the first time in English) cover a number of topics central to naval history and illustrate the author's contention that this is not only, or even chiefly, a distinct area of special study, but rather a central theme running through the history of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Scientific Institutions and Practice in France and Britain, c.1700–c.1870 book cover

    Scientific Institutions and Practice in France and Britain, c.1700–c.1870

    1st Edition

    By Maurice Crosland

    This second collection of studies by Maurice Crosland has as a first theme the differences in the style and organisation of scientific activity in Britain and France in the 18th and early 19th centuries. Science was more closely controlled in France, notably by the Paris Academy of Sciences, and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
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  • Turks, Tatars and Russians in the 13th–16th Centuries book cover

    Turks, Tatars and Russians in the 13th–16th Centuries

    1st Edition

    By István Vásáry

    The setting for the studies collected here is the West-Eurasian steppe region, extending from present-day Kazakhstan through southern Russia, Ukraine and Moldavia to the Carpathian Basin. The first articles deal with pre-Mongol, Turkic peoples of the region and their relations with the Byzantine…

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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Astronomy and Astrology in al-Andalus and the Maghrib book cover

    Astronomy and Astrology in al-Andalus and the Maghrib

    1st Edition

    By Julio Samsó

    This new volume of papers by Julio Samsó deals with the development of astronomy and astrology in al-Andalus and the Maghrib between the 10th and the 19th centuries. Opening with a survey of the social history of the exact sciences in al-Andalus, the book then looks at astronomical tables: the…

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  • Comparative Studies in Modern European History: Nation, Nationalism, Social Change book cover

    Comparative Studies in Modern European History

    Nation, Nationalism, Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Miroslav Hroch

    The two main themes of this selection of articles by Professor Hroch are the process of nation formation during the 19th century, especially in the case of 'smaller' European nations, i.e. those without statehood, and the social and political aspects of the transition from a pre-modern, feudal and…

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  • Pionniers du droit occidental au Moyen Age book cover

    Pionniers du droit occidental au Moyen Age

    1st Edition

    By André Gouron

    'Pioneers' seems fitting to Professor Gouron to describe the jurists (civilists) of the 12th-century Latin West, that were the bearers of a new science, born in Bologna about 1100. Away from Bologna these pioneers were isolated, scattered from Scotland to Styria or Catalonia, and no more than one…

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  • Linguistic Typology book cover

    Linguistic Typology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irina Nikolaeva

    This new four volume collection on Linguistic Typology will be an essential source of reference for linguists of all theoretical convictions. It will provide a state-of-the-art overview of work on linguistic typology, its history, its methodology, theoretical foundations and major achievements…

    Hardback – 2018-12-27
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    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Linguistic Typology book cover

    Linguistic Typology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irina Nikolaeva

    This book provides a state-of-the-art overview of work on linguistic typology, its history, its methodology, theoretical foundations and major achievements. It examines the directions of current research and shows how these reflect and inform work on linguistic theory.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-24
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    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Linguistic Typology book cover

    Linguistic Typology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irina Nikolaeva

    Typology lies at the centre of scientific research on language because it directly addresses the question which many consider to be the most important in the field: why and how are all languages similar and why and how do they differ from each other? There is growing body of evidence that the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-24
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    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Linguistic Typology book cover

    Linguistic Typology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irina Nikolaeva

    This volume presents an overview of the field of linguistic typology, its history, methodology, theoretical foundations and achievements. It focuses on the major directions of typological research and demonstrates how they reflect and inform the study of language as an academic enterprise.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-24
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    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Linguistic Typology book cover

    Linguistic Typology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irina Nikolaeva

    This book provides a state-of-the-art overview of work on linguistic typology, its history, its methodology, theoretical foundations and major achievements. It shows how the directions of current research reflect and inform work on linguistic theory.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-24
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Humanism and Renaissance Civilization book cover

    Humanism and Renaissance Civilization

    1st Edition

    By Charles G. Nauert

    The essays collected in this volume represent many years of Professor Nauert's research and teaching on the history of Renaissance humanism, and more particularly on humanism north of the Alps. Much of the early work involved the significant but often-overlooked history of humanism at the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
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    Variorum Collected Studies

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