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  • Allied Intervention in Russia 1918-1919: And the Part Played by Canada book cover

    Allied Intervention in Russia 1918-1919

    And the Part Played by Canada, 1st Edition

    By John Swettenham

    When originally published in 1967 and using archive material from official records in Ottawa, this book threw new light on the motives and actions of the intervening powers. Allied intervention took place in three main areas: Northern and Southern Russia as well as Siberia. Canada was the major…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Russian Civil War

  • The Republic of the Ushakovka: Admiral Kolchak and the Allied Intervention in Siberia 1918-1920 book cover

    The Republic of the Ushakovka

    Admiral Kolchak and the Allied Intervention in Siberia 1918-1920, 1st Edition

    By Richard M Connaughton

    This volume, originally published in 1990 and now with an updated Preface, gives an account of the Allies' last concerted attempt to destroy Russia's nascent Bolshevik regime. At the start, it looked like a threat that should be taken seriously, as the Reds' enemies both native and foreign…

    Paperback – 2019-04-13 
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    Routledge Library Editions: The Russian Civil War

  • A Persian Sufi Poem: Vocabulary and Terminology: Concordance, frequency word-list, statistical survey, Arabic loan-words and Sufi-religious terminology in Ṭarīq-ut-taḥqīq (A.H. 744) book cover

    A Persian Sufi Poem

    Vocabulary and Terminology: Concordance, frequency word-list, statistical survey, Arabic loan-words and Sufi-religious terminology in Ṭarīq-ut-taḥqīq (A.H. 744), 1st Edition

    By Bo Utas

    This book, first published in 1978, treats methods of describing the total and special vocabularies of a given text and demonstrates a procedure of description of the vocabulary of the Sufi Mathnavi poem Ṭarīq-ut-taḥqīq, composed in the middle of the fourteenth century. The book gives a complete…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Persia

  • Baghdad During the Abbasid Caliphate: From Contemporary Arabic and Persian Sources book cover

    Baghdad During the Abbasid Caliphate

    From Contemporary Arabic and Persian Sources, 1st Edition

    By G. Le Strange

    The history of Baghdad as a metropolis coincides with the history of the rise and fall of the Abbasid Caliphs. In this volume, first published in 1900 and written by a recognized authority in the field, the history of the city and of the Abbasid dynasty are closely interwoven so that, from a…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Persia

  • The Persian Sufis book cover

    The Persian Sufis

    1st Edition

    By Cyprian Rice

    The author was first introduced to Persian studies when, as a ‘Student Interpreter’ in the Levant Consular Service, he studied Arabic, Persian and Turkish. He realized the value of Persian thought in any attempt to draw East and West together. This book, first published in 1964, is the product of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Persia

  • Strategic Behavior and the United States Unfair Trade Statutes book cover

    Strategic Behavior and the United States Unfair Trade Statutes

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey W. Steagall

    This book, first published in 1995, analyses both theoretically and empirically the effects of a material injury clause of the type found in the Trade Act of 1979 on the behaviour of the dumping or subsidised foreign and import-competing domestic industries. The insight underlying the investigation…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Trade Policy

  • Britain Under Protection: An Examination of the Government's Protectionist Policy book cover

    Britain Under Protection

    An Examination of the Government's Protectionist Policy, 1st Edition

    By Ranald M. Findlay

    When this book was published in 1934, Britain had been a protectionist country for three years. The Import Duties Act and the Ottawa Agreements were based upon four main principles – the use of the tariff as an instrument of revenue, its use as a bargaining weapon, its use as a means of protecting…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: International Trade Policy

  • Challenging the U.S.-Led War on Drugs: Argentina in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Challenging the U.S.-Led War on Drugs

    Argentina in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sebastián Antonino Cutrona

    Challenging the U.S.-Led War on Drugs explores the cases that have resisted the U.S. pressure to adopt a militarized approach to fight against drug trafficking in Latin America and the Caribbean. Through a sweeping narrative history from the recovery of democracy in 1983 to the present, Cutrona…

    Paperback – 2019-03-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Politics

  • Routledge Revivals: The Rape of the Masses (1940): The Psychology of Totalitarian Political Propaganda book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Rape of the Masses (1940)

    The Psychology of Totalitarian Political Propaganda, 1st Edition

    By Serge Chakotin

    First published in French in 1939, and later in English in 1940, this work by the author, analyses and strongly critiques the effect of Nazi propaganda on the psychology of the masses. By bringing together the political and the psychological, the author refers to the use of propaganda in order to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Erasure of Arab Political Identity: Colonialism and Violence book cover

    The Erasure of Arab Political Identity

    Colonialism and Violence, 1st Edition

    By Salam Hawa

    This book explores the long history of the evolution of Arab political identity, which predates the time of the Prophet Muhammad and is characterized by tolerance, compassion, generosity, hospitality, self-control, correct behaviour, equality and consensus. The author argues that present-day…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • Is Turkey De-Europeanising?: Encounters with Europe in a Candidate Country book cover

    Is Turkey De-Europeanising?

    Encounters with Europe in a Candidate Country, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alper Kaliber, Senem Aydin-Düzgit

    This comprehensive edited volume conceptually develops the notion of ‘de-Europeanisation’ as an important development in the literature on Europeanisation, and applies it specifically to the case of Turkey. ‘De-Europeanisation’ is defined as the loss or weakening of the EU/Europe as a normative/…

    Paperback – 2019-01-20 
    Routledge
    South European Society and Politics

  • Terrorism and Policy Relevance: Critical Perspectives book cover

    Terrorism and Policy Relevance

    Critical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Fitzgerald, Nadya Ali, Megan A Armstrong

    This book explores the interrelationship between terrorism and policy relevance from a range of critical perspectives. In particular, it questions the politics of policy-relevance; that is, it interrogates how epistemological and practical pressures to produce "policy-relevant" research shapes…

    Paperback – 2019-01-20 
    Routledge

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