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  • Female Biography

    Or memoirs of Illustrious and Celebrated Women, of all Ages and Countries, by Mary Hays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chihiro Uegaki

    'My pen has been taken up in the cause, and for the benefit of my own sex. For their improvement, and to their entertainment, my labours have been devoted ... I have at heart the happiness of my sex, and their advancement in the grand scale of rational and social existence.' - From the Preface by…

    Hardback – 2006-01-31
    Routledge

  • William Gilpin

    Picturesque Tours, Aesthetics and Life, 1st Edition

    Edited by Masahiro Minai

    * Facsimile reprint collection of the picturesque tours of William Gilpin not currently available in any recent editions. * This is reprinted together with Gilpin's miscellaneous writings on art and aesthetics. * This collection is an essential source for any scholars of the Romantic movement,…

    Hardback – 2006-01-31
    Edition Synapse

  • The Diaries of Sir Ernest Satow, British Minister of Tokyo (1895-1900)

    A Diplomat Returns to Tokyo. Vol. !, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Ruxton

    Hardback – 2006-01-31
    Edition Synapse

  • Jerusalem

    Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume IV, 1st Edition

    By Oleg Grabar

    Jerusalem is the final volume in a set of four selections of studies on Islamic art by Oleg Grabar. Between them they bring together more than eighty articles, studies and essays, work spanning half a century by a master of the field. Each volume takes a particular section of the topic, the three…

    Hardback – 2005-11-30
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • IBSS: Political Science: 2004 Vol.53

    International Bibliography of the Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    Edited by The British Library of Political and Economic Science

    First published in 1952, the International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (anthropology, economics, political science, and sociology) is well established as a major bibliographic reference for students, researchers and librarians in the social sciences worldwide.Key features:* Authority:…

    Hardback – 2005-10-26
    Routledge

  • The Thailand-Burma Railway, 1942-1946

    Documents and Selected Writings, 1st Edition

    Edited by PAUL KRATOSKA

    The construction of the railway between Thailand and Burma in the Second World War using forced labour and prisoners of war has been the subject of numerous memoirs, novels and the famous Hollywood film The Bridge over the River Kwai. Yet documentation and primary sources offering an account of the…

    Hardback – 2005-10-20
    Routledge

  • Japanese Linguistics

    Critcal Concepts in Linguistics, 1st Edition

    Edited by NATSUKO TSUJIMURA

    Traditionally, linguistic research has focused on the Indo-European language family - particularly English - and languages like Japanese and Chinese have not been pursued in theoretical developments. However, once scholars started to pay more attention to Japanese, its similarities to and…

    Hardback – 2005-03-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Japanese Linguistics

    Critcal Concepts in Linguistics, 1st Edition

    Edited by NATSUKO TSUJIMURA

    Traditionally, linguistic research has focused on the Indo-European language family - particularly English - and languages like Japanese and Chinese have not been pursued in theoretical developments. However, once scholars started to pay more attention to Japanese, its similarities to and…

    Hardback – 2005-03-31
    Routledge

  • The Koran

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Turner

    The four volumes of this set bring together some of the most significant modern and pre-modern contributions to the study of the Islamic revelation, giving readers access to material that has hitherto been scattered and often difficult to locate. While the bulk of the material stems from the past…

    Hardback – 2004-11-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • The Koran

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Turner

    The four volumes of this set bring together some of the most significant modern and pre-modern contributions to the study of the Islamic revelation, giving readers access to material that has hitherto been scattered and often difficult to locate. While the bulk of the material stems from the past…

    Hardback – 2004-11-11
    Routledge

  • Women and Islam

    Critical Concepts in Sociology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Haideh Moghissi

    This three-volume interdisciplinary collection is of use not only in Middle East studies but also in various other disciplines, including women's studies, political science, religion, cultural studies, sociology of gender and anthropology.The collection offers the most influential writings in…

    Hardback – 2004-09-30
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

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