Early Modern Europe Products

  • The Economic Thought of William Petty

    Exploring the Colonialist Roots of Economics

    By Hugh Goodacre

    William Petty (1623-87), long recognised as a founding father of English political economy, was actively involved in the military-colonial administration of Ireland following its invasion by Oliver Cromwell, and to the end of his days continued to devise schemes for securing England’s continued…

    Hardback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • The War in the Iberian Peninsula, 700-1600

    Edited by João Gouveia Monteiro, Francisco Garcia Fitz

    The War in the Iberian Peninsula, 700-1600 is a panoramic synthesis of the Iberian Peninsula including the kingdoms of Leon and Castile, Aragon, Portugal,Navarra, al-Andalus and Granada. It offers an extensive chronology, covering the entire medieval period and extending through to the sixteenth…

    Paperback – 2018-04-09 
    Themes in Medieval and Early Modern History

  • War and Ecology in the Early Modern Period

    By Benjamin Bertram

    War and Ecology in the Early Modern World argues that early modern war frequently unsettled humancenteredness, but it ultimately strengthened humans’ sense of autonomy and singularity. The early modern period is hardly unique in this way: while we carelessly invoke words like "inhuman" to…

    Hardback – 2018-04-01 
    Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture

  • Piracy and Captivity in the Mediterranean


    Edited by Mario Klarer

    Piracy and Captivity in the Mediterranean explores the early modern genre of European Barbary Coast captivity narratives from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century. During this period, the Mediterranean Sea was the setting of large-scale corsairing that resulted in the capture or enslavement of…

    Hardback – 2018-03-22 
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Stepfamilies in Europe, 1400-1800

    Edited by Lyndan Warner

    Stepfamilies were as common in the European past as they are today. Stepfamilies in Europe, 1400 to 1800 is the first in-depth study to chart four centuries of continuity and change for these complex families created by the death of a parent and the remarriage of the survivor. With geographic…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27 

  • The European World 1500–1800

    An Introduction to Early Modern History, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Beat Kümin

    The European World 1500-1800 provides a concise and authoritative textbook for the centuries between the Renaissance and the French Revolution. It presents early modern Europe not as a mere transition phase, but a dynamic period worth studying in its own right. Written by an experienced team of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20 

  • Market Ethics and Practices, c.1300–1850

    Edited by Simon Middleton, James E. Shaw

    Market Ethics and Practices, c. 1300–1850 analyses the nature, development, and operation of market ethics in the context of social practices, ranging from rituals of exchange and unofficial expectations to law, institutions, and formal regulations from the late medieval through to the modern era.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 

  • Huguenot Networks, 1560–1780

    The Interactions and Impact of a Protestant Minority in Europe

    Edited by Vivienne Larminie

    These chapters explore how a religious minority not only gained a toehold in countries of exile, but also wove itself into their political, social, and religious fabric. The way for the refugees’ departure from France was prepared through correspondence and the cultivation of commercial,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-09
    Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750

  • The Value of Time in Early Modern English Literature

    By Tina Skouen

    The stigma of haste pervaded early modern English culture, more so than the so-called stigma of print. The period’s writers were perpetually short on time, but what does it mean for authors to present themselves as hasty or slow, or to characterize others similarly? This book argues that such…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05

  • Visualizing Venice

    Mapping and Modeling Time and Change in a City

    Edited by Kristin L. Huffman, Andrea Giordano, Caroline Bruzelius

    Visualizing Venice presents the ways in which the use of innovative technology can provide new and fascinating stories about places and times within history. Written by those behind the Visualizing Venice project, this book explores the variety of disciplines and analytical methods generated by…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03
    Routledge Research in Digital Humanities

  • Interspecies Interactions

    Animals and Humans between the Middle Ages and Modernity

    Edited by Sarah Cockram, Andrew Wells

    Interspecies Interactions surveys the rapidly developing field of human-animal relations from the late medieval and early modern eras through to the mid-Victorian period. By viewing animals as authentic and autonomous historical agents who had a real impact on the world around them, this book…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13

  • Louis XIV

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Wilkinson

    Louis XIV ruled France for more than half a century and is typically remembered for his absolutism, his patronage of the arts and his lavish lifestyle – culminating in the building of Versailles. This original and lively biography focuses on Louis’s personal life while keeping the needs of the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-10
    Routledge Historical Biographies

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