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  • Formative Britain

    The Archaeology of Britain AD400-1100

    By Martin Carver

    Formative Britain AD 400-1100 provides a detailed study of the archaeology of Britain and its inshore islands between AD 400 and 1100. For the first time a single-author book treats early medieval Britain as a whole, enabling Carver to show that the primary cultural, political and ideological…

    Paperback – 2018-10-20 
    Routledge Archaeology of Northern Europe

  • Philosophy of Interdisciplinarity

    By Jan C. Schmidt

    This book aims to foster and facilitate the course of interdisciplinary research by laying out some philosophical foundations and giving wider substance to a possible "Philosophy of Interdisciplinarity". This is achieved with reference to epistemology, philosophy and the philosophy of science as…

    Hardback – 2018-10-20 
    History and Philosophy of Technoscience

  • The Great War in the Middle East

    A Clash of Empires

    Edited by Robert Johnson, James E. Kitchen

    Traditionally, in general studies of the First World War, the Middle East is an arena of combat that has been portrayed in romanticised terms, in stark contrast to the mud, blood and presumed futility of the Western Front. Battles fought in Egypt, Palestine, Mesopotamia and Arabia offered a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-20 
    Routledge Studies in First World War History

  • Authenticity

    Reading, Remembering, Performing

    Edited by Patrick Finney

    The pursuit of authenticity is a contemporary obsession. From hipster fixations on artisan coffee and vintage clothing through to the electoral success of supposedly unspun populist politicians like Donald Trump, a yearning for the real pervades our culture. Yet while highly prized and desired,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-20 

  • Childhood into Adolescence

    Discovering the lost Newson manuscript

    By John Newson, Elizabeth Newson

    Re-examining Childhood into Adolescence: Discovering the lost Newson manuscript, previously unpublished, looks at the children at the age of 11 years, describing their lives and making links with their past and future experiences. The first six chapters focus on experiences at 11 years but the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18 

  • Portuguese Painting at the End of the Ancien Régime c. 1799-1807

    History, Monarchy and the Empire

    By Foteini Vlachou

    Caught in the conflict between France and Great Britain, Portuguese statesmen and diplomats struggled to maintain the country’s elusive neutrality during the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. Foreign as well as domestic policies were impacted by concerns about the fate of Portugal’s empire and the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Alcohol Flows across Cultures

    Drinking Cultures in Transnational and Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Waltraud Ernst

    This book maps changing patterns of drinking. Emphasis is on the connected histories of different regions and populations across the globe in regard to consumption patterns, government policies, economics and representations of alcohol and drinking. This transnational perspective facilitates an…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 

  • Special Relationships in World Politics

    Inter-state Friendship and Diplomacy after the Second World War

    By Kristin Haugevik

    Claims of inter-state ‘specialness’ are commonplace in international politics. But how do some relationships between states come to be seen and categorized as ‘special’ in the first place? And what impact, if any, do recurring public representations of specialness have on states’ political and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-13 
    New International Relations

  • The Andean World

    Edited by Linda J. Seligmann, Kathleen S. Fine-Dare

    This comprehensive reference offers an authoritative overview of Andean lifeways. It provides valuable historical context, as well as demonstrating the relevance of learning about the Andes in light of contemporary events and debates. The volume covers the ecology and pre-Columbian history of the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11 
    Routledge Worlds

  • Monetary Foundations of the Raj

    Edited by Sanjay Garg

    In the administration of colonial finances, the monetary policy of the Imperial power relating to their dependencies has tremendous impact on the colonial economy. The British East India Company, therefore, adopted a policy of gradually subsuming the local currencies of India and replacing them…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05 

  • Elie Wiesel

    Humanist Messenger for Peace

    By Alan L. Berger

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge Historical Americans

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