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  • Routledge Revivals: The Commerce of Nations (1923)

    By C.F. Bastable

    First published in 1929, this book was written to express the belief that nations’ commercial policy and doctrines could best be explained by reference to their history. The author argues that this applies equally to legislation and theory, for example both the McKinley Act of 1890 and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Trade and the Empire (1903)

    Mr. Chamberlain's Proposals Examined in Four Speeches and a Prefatory Note

    By H.H. Asquith

    First published in 1903, this collects together speeches given by H.H. Asquith to refute the charge that those who defended Free Trade at the turn of the century were ignorant or indifferent to actual and potential economic forces, and also clung to obsolete conceptions of the Empire. The author…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • The Great War and the Moving Image

    Edited by Michael Hammond, Adrian Smith

    The Great War and the Moving Image focuses upon the Allied war effort on the Western Front and in the Mediterranean. In doing so, the book addresses topics ranging from how carefully selected images projected a positive portrayal of ambulance trains, through film’s instructional role promoting…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Origins of the First World War

    4th Edition

    By Gordon Martel

    Origins of the First World War summarizes the policies, issues and crises that brought Europe to war in 1914. Examining the strategic and political problems that confronted each of the great powers and the way in which social and economic factors influenced the decision-making process, Martel…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12 
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Routledge Revivals: The War Debt and How to Meet It (1919)

    With an Examination of the Proposed "Capital Levy"

    By J.E. Allen

    First published in 1919, this book traces the growth of War Debt during the First World War, examines the real meaning of the Debt and discusses the proposals for clearing it. As the chief contemporary proposal put forward for meeting the interest and repaying the principal of the Debt was the "…

    Hardback – 2016-10-01 
    Routledge

  • British Food Policy During the First World War (RLE The First World War)

    By Margaret Barnett

    Because of the exceptionally high proportion of imports in Britain’s food supply and the determined efforts of the enemy to sever the supply lines, efficient management of food resources was an essential element in the British national war effort. This volume was the first comprehensive study of…

    Paperback – 2016-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The First World War

  • Sport, War and Society in Australia and New Zealand

    Edited by Martin Crotty, Robert Hess

    Sport and war have been closely linked in Australian and New Zealand society since the nineteenth century. Sport has, variously, been advocated as appropriate training for war, lambasted as a distraction from the war effort, and resorted to as an escape from wartime trials and tribulations. War has…

    Hardback – 2016-06-21
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical perspectives

  • Control of Enemy Alien Civilians in Great Britain, 1914-1918 (Routledge Revivals)

    By J. C. Bird

    This study, first published in 1986, examines the evolution and application of the policies of wartime governments designed to deal with the danger to national security thought to be posed by enemy alien residents, and considers the social and political forces which helped shape these policies. The…

    Paperback – 2016-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Socialism and the Challenge of War (RLE The First World War)

    Ideas and Politics in Britain, 1912-18

    By Jay M. Winter

    The First World War marks a crucial period in the history of the socialist wing of the British labour movement. This book is an account of the development of the political ideas and activities of some of the most influential British socialist thinkers of that time: Beatrice and Sidney Webb, R. H.…

    Paperback – 2016-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The First World War

  • The Supreme Control at the Paris Peace Conference 1919 (Routledge Revivals)

    A Commentary

    By Donald Hankey

    This book, first published in 1963, discusses the events of the Paris Peace Conference- the meeting of Allied victors following the end of World War I to set peace terms. Lord Hankey discusses the political and military terms and issues, as well as those of individual countries. This book is ideal…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • "Luxury" Fleet

    The Imperial German Navy 1888-1918

    By Holger H. Herwig

    Originally published in 1980 ‘Luxury’ Fleet (the phrase was Winston Churchill’s) was the first history of the Imperial German navy from 1888 to 1918. After tracing the historical background to German naval ambitions, the first two sections of the book analyse Admiral Tirpitz’s programme of building…

    Paperback – 2016-03-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The First World War

  • Media and the Empire

    Edited by Ruth Teer-Tomaselli, Donal P. McCracken

    This volume on print and broadcast media in the 19th and 20th centuries highlights the pivotal role that the media played in the establishment and maintenance of imperial power. The media bolstered both the ideological and financial objectives of the empire in a myriad of overt, covert, and…

    Hardback – 2016-02-17
    Routledge

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