• Sport and the Home Front: Wartime Britain at Play, 1939-45 book cover

    Sport and the Home Front

    Wartime Britain at Play, 1939-45, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Taylor

    Sport and the Home Front contributes in significant and original ways to our understanding of the social and cultural history of the Second World War. It explores the complex and contested treatment of sport in government policy, media representations and the everyday lives of wartime citizens.…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern British History

  • Some Aspects of Japan and Her Defence Forces (1928) book cover

    Some Aspects of Japan and Her Defence Forces (1928)

    1st Edition

    By M.D. Cpt. Kennedy

    First published in 1928, this collection of previously published articles entered the fray of rising tensions between Japan and Anglophone countries such as Britain, Australia and America. Japanese expansion into China had led to fortification of Britain’s Sembawang Naval Base in Singapore and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Collective Memories in War book cover

    Collective Memories in War

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Rozhdestvenskaya, Victoria Semenova, Irina Tartakovskaya, Krzysztof Kosela

    This edited collection offers an empirical exploration of social memory in the context of politics, war, identity and culture. With a substantive focus on Eastern Europe, it employs the methodologies of visual studies, content and discourse analysis, in-depth interviews and surveys to substantiate…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge

  • Geopolitics, Geography and Strategic History book cover

    Geopolitics, Geography and Strategic History

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Sloan

    This volume examines geopolitics by looking at the interaction between geography, strategy and history. This book addresses three interrelated questions: why does the geographical scope of political objectives and subsequent strategy of states change? How do these changes occur? Over what period of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Geopolitical Theory

  • Managing and Interpreting D-Day's Sites of Memory: Guardians of remembrance book cover

    Managing and Interpreting D-Day's Sites of Memory

    Guardians of remembrance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Bird, Sean Claxton, Keir Reeves

    More than seventy years following the D-Day Landings of 6 June 1944, Normandy's war heritage continues to intrigue visitors and researchers. Receiving well over two million visitors a year, the Normandy landscape of war is among the most visited cultural sites in France. This book explores the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Origins of the Warfare State: World War II and the Transformation of American Politics book cover

    Origins of the Warfare State

    World War II and the Transformation of American Politics, 1st Edition

    By Carl Boggs

    The post-World War II emergence of a full-blown state of perpetual war is arguably the most important feature of contemporary American politics. This book examines the "warfare state" in terms of a broad ensemble of structures, policies, and ideologies: permanent war economy, national…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01
    Routledge

  • Nineteenth-Century Worlds: Global formations past and present book cover

    Nineteenth-Century Worlds

    Global formations past and present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Hanley, Greg Kucich

    This volume assembles a wide range of studies that together provide—through their interdisciplinary range, international scope, and historical emphases—an original scholarly exploration of one of the most important topics in recent nineteenth-century studies: the emergence in the nineteenth century…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge

  • The Independent State of Croatia 1941-45 book cover

    The Independent State of Croatia 1941-45

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sabrina P. Ramet

    This special issue provides important new scholarship from a variety of perspectives on the structure, ideology and political history of the central fascist group in interwar and Second World War Yugoslavia, the Croatian Ustasha. It is the first volume in English to closely explore the Ustasha’s…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
    Routledge

  • The Encyclopedia of Codenames of World War II (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Encyclopedia of Codenames of World War II (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Chant

    Codenames were a vital feature of World War II, serving as mental shorthand for those in the know, and obscuring the issues for those who were not. Codenames were used from the highest level, in the planning of grand strategic moves affecting the conduct of the whole war, to the lowest command…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Royal Navy and the Arctic Convoys: A Naval Staff History book cover

    The Royal Navy and the Arctic Convoys

    A Naval Staff History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Llewellyn-Jones

    Published here for the first time, this volume presents a superb range of insights into this crucial effort of the Second World War. This Naval Staff History describes the vital role of the Arctic Convoys, 1941-1945 and was first issued by the Historical Section of the Admiralty as a confidential…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge
    Naval Staff Histories

  • Clerical Fascism in Interwar Europe book cover

    Clerical Fascism in Interwar Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Feldman, Marius Turda, Tudor Georgescu

    This edited volume arose from an international workshop convened in 2006 by Feldman and Turda with Tudor Georgescu, supported by Routledge, and the universities of Oxford, Brookes, Northampton and CEU (Budapest). As the field of fascist studies continues to integrate more fully into pan-European…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge
    Totalitarianism Movements and Political Religions

  • The Royal Navy and the Mediterranean Convoys: A Naval Staff History book cover

    The Royal Navy and the Mediterranean Convoys

    A Naval Staff History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Llewellyn-Jones

    This book contains the Naval Staff History originally issued by the Admiralty in 1957 as a confidential book for use within the Royal Navy. It has since been declassified and is published here for the first time, along with an extended preface. This volume describes the dangerous convoy operations…

    Paperback – 2014-02-18
    Routledge
    Naval Staff Histories

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