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  • The Templars and their Sources

    Edited by Karl Borchardt, Karoline Doring, Philippe Josserand, Helen J. Nicholson

    Even 700 hundred years after the suppression of the Order of the Temple and the execution of the last grandmaster, Jacques de Molay, there is no shortage of publications on this influential military order. Yet unlike other medieval institutions the Templars are subject to speculative fiction and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge
    Crusades - Subsidia

  • Last Stands from the Alamo to Benghazi

    How Hollywood Turns Military Defeats into Moral Victories

    By Frank Wetta, Martin Novelli

    American Military History Goes to the Movies examines how Hollywood teaches Americans about the country's military past. Using a unique thematic approach to American military history as reflected in Hollywood films, the book covers leadership, the experience of combat, the image of the American War…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Order and Insecurity in Germany and Turkey

    Military Cultures of the 1930s

    By Emre Sencer

    This book examines processes of military, political and cultural transformation from the perspective of officers in two countries: Germany and Turkey in the 1930s. The national fates of both countries interlocked during the Great War years and their close alliance dictated their…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • The Poetics of Conflict Experience

    Materiality and Embodiment in Second World War Italy

    By Sarah De Nardi

    Seventy years after the end of the Second World War we still do not fully appreciate the intensity of the lived experience of people and communities involved in resistance movements and subjected to German occupation. Yet the enduring conjunction between individuals, things and place cannot be…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07 
    Routledge
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • Exploration of the South Seas in the Eighteenth Century

    Rediscovered Accounts

    Edited by Sandhya Patel

    The publication of key voyaging manuscripts has contributed to the flourishing of enduring and prolific worldwide scholarship across numerous fields. These navigators and their texts were instrumental in spurring on further exploration, annexation and ultimately colonisation of the Pacific…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Exploration of the South Seas in the Eighteenth Century: Rediscovered Accounts, Volume I

    Samuel Wallis’s Voyage Round the World in the Dolphin 1766-1768

    Edited by Sandhya Patel

    The publication of key voyaging manuscripts has contributed to the flourishing of enduring and prolific worldwide scholarship across numerous fields. These navigators and their texts were instrumental in spurring on further exploration, annexation and ultimately colonisation of the pacific…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Exploration of the South Seas in the Eighteenth Century: Rediscovered Accounts, Volume II

    Voyage Round the World Performed under the Direction of Captain Etienne Marchand in the Solide of Marseilles 1790-1792

    Edited by Sandhya Patel

    The publication of key voyaging manuscripts has contributed to the flourishing of enduring and prolific worldwide scholarship across numerous fields. These navigators and their texts were instrumental in spurring on further exploration, annexation and ultimately colonisation of the pacific…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge

  • The Great War and the British Empire

    Culture and Society

    Edited by Michael J.K. Walsh, Andrekos Varnava

    In 1914 almost one quarter of the earth's surface was British. When the empire and its allies went to war in 1914 against the Central Powers history's first global conflict was inevitable. It is the social and cultural reactions to that war and within those distant, often overlooked, societies…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in First World War History

  • Peasants and Soldiers

    The Management of the Venetian Military Structure in the Mainland Dominion Between the 16th and 17th Centuries

    By Giulio Ongaro

    Early-modern Venice is predominantly remembered as a maritime power, yet historians have become increasingly interested in its political and military aspirations within the Italian mainland. Adding to the growing literature on this subject, Giulio Ongaro’s book addresses the practical management of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge

  • The Sea and Nineteenth-Century Anglophone Literary Culture

    Edited by Steve Mentz, Martha Elena Rojas

    During the nineteenth century, British and American naval supremacy spanned the globe. The importance of transoceanic shipping and trade to the European-based empire and her rapidly expanding former colony ensured that the ocean became increasingly important to popular literary culture in both…

    Hardback – 2016-11-28 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Series in Nineteenth-Century Transatlantic Studies

  • Franco-Israeli Relations, 1958-1967

    By Gadi Heimann

    Since the Sinai campaign, France had been Israel's ally, providing advanced weapons and granting political support and economic aid. When Charles de Gaulle returned to lead France in 1958 during the Algerian War, Israeli leadership faced a challenge to maintain the friendship in light of the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • The British Army Regular Mounted Infantry 1880–1913

    By Andrew Winrow

    The regular Mounted Infantry was one of the most important innovations of the late Victorian and Edwardian British Army. Rather than fight on horseback in the traditional manner of cavalry, they used horses primarily to move swiftly about the battlefield, where they would then dismount and fight on…

    Hardback – 2016-11-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern British History

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