• Images of Imperial Rule book cover

    Images of Imperial Rule

    1st Edition

    By Hugh Ridley

    Originally published in 1983. In the late nineteenth century as the European powers divided the world between themselves and scrambled over Africa, so their writers went with them, recording in fiction, as well as in historical narrative, the events and issues of the colonial expansion. The…

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  • The World Encompassed: The First European Maritime Empires c.800-1650 book cover

    The World Encompassed

    The First European Maritime Empires c.800-1650, 1st Edition

    By G. V. Scammell

    In this authoritative study, first published in 1981, Geoffrey Scammell traces the course of European expansion between around 800 and 1650, during which time the world known to western Europeans was enlarged in a way unparalleled before or since. The book takes a broad historical perspective,…

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  • Resistance in the Desert: Moroccan Responses to French Imperialism 1881-1912 book cover

    Resistance in the Desert

    Moroccan Responses to French Imperialism 1881-1912, 1st Edition

    By Ross E. Dunn

    This work, first published in 1977, is a study of African responses to European conquest in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It centers on the Muslim pastoral tribes and oasis communities which inhabited southeastern Morocco, a semi-arid region on the northern fringe of the Sahara…

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  • France Overseas: A Study of Modern Imperialism book cover

    France Overseas

    A Study of Modern Imperialism, 1st Edition

    By Herbert Ingram Priestley

    Originally published in 1938. Upon restoration of peace in 1814, recovery of colonial prestige become one of the leading affairs of the French state. First the Old Colonies were reoccupied, then new areas were sought in the Pacific, Asia, and in Africa. This book examines the growth of France…

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  • The Shaping of the French Colonial Empire: A Bio-Bibliography of the Careers of Richelieu, Fouquet, and Colbert book cover

    The Shaping of the French Colonial Empire

    A Bio-Bibliography of the Careers of Richelieu, Fouquet, and Colbert, 1st Edition

    By Philip P. Boucher

    This bio-bibliography, first published in 1985, of the colonial "ministries" of Cardinal Richelieu, Nicholas Fouquet and Jean-Baptiste Colbert examines the primary and secondary sources available for a re-evaluation of the formative era of the French overseas empire. This volume will be of great…

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  • Struggle for Empire: A Bibliography of the French and Indian War book cover

    Struggle for Empire

    A Bibliography of the French and Indian War, 1st Edition

    By James G. Lydon

    Originally published in 1986. The French and Indian War (Seven Years’ War) occurred in the mid-eighteenth century. The concern of this bibliography is with the North American experience in this war, with excursions into the West Indies to examine collateral events which involved Anglo-Americans…

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  • Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning 6: The Right to the City book cover

    Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning 6

    The Right to the City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Silver, Robert Freestone, Christophe Demaziere

    The Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning series offers a selection of some of the best scholarship in urban and regional planning from around the world. The internationally recognized authors of these award-winning papers take up a range of salient issues from the theory and practice of…

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    Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning

  • Ludwig Klages and the Philosophy of Life: A Vitalist Toolkit book cover

    Ludwig Klages and the Philosophy of Life

    A Vitalist Toolkit, 1st Edition

    By Paul Bishop

    This book provides a unique overview of and introduction to the work of the German psychologist and philosopher Ludwig Klages (1872-1956), an astonishing figure in the history of German ideas. Central to intellectual life in turn-of-the-century Munich, he went on to establish a reputation for…

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  • Climatology from Satellites book cover

    Climatology from Satellites

    1st Edition

    By Eric Barrett

    Originally published in 1974, was a pioneering study which summarized, within the pre-existing framework of atmospheric knowledge, the more significant findings that emerged from the first decade of climatological analyses of meteorological satellite data. It shows how these data complement and…

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  • Positional Analysis for Sustainable Development: Reconsidering Policy, Economics and Accounting book cover

    Positional Analysis for Sustainable Development

    Reconsidering Policy, Economics and Accounting, 1st Edition

    By Judy Brown, Peter Soderbaum, Malgorzata Dereniowska

    Climate change, biodiversity loss, pollution of land and water, land-use changes, lack of equality and other problems at local, national and global levels represent a challenge for economics as a social science. Mainstream neoclassical economics may be able to contribute to a more sustainable…

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  • UN Peace Operations: Lessons from Haiti, 1994-2016 book cover

    UN Peace Operations

    Lessons from Haiti, 1994-2016, 1st Edition

    By Eirin Mobekk

    This book assesses the UN Peace Operations in Haiti and establishes what lessons should be taken into account for future operations elsewhere. Specifically, the book examines the UN’s approaches to security and stability, demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration (DDR), police, justice and…

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  • Designing for Socialist Need: Industrial Design Practice in the German Democratic Republic book cover

    Designing for Socialist Need

    Industrial Design Practice in the German Democratic Republic, 1st Edition

    By Katharina Pfützner

    How does industrial design operate outside of capitalist consumer culture? Designing for Socialist Need assembles a detailed picture of industrial design practice in the socialist German Democratic Republic (GDR). Drawing on much previously unexplored material from a wide variety of sources, it not…

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