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  • German Grammar Made Easy

    2nd Edition

    By Lisa Kahlen

    German Grammar Made Easy is the ideal introduction to the basics of German grammar for anyone new to the language or looking to refresh their knowledge. The Grammar features: • concise and jargon-free explanations supported by examples • exercises throughout to reinforce learning • a "fast-track…

    Paperback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge
    Grammar Made Easy

  • Great Power Diplomacy in the Hellenistic World

    By John D Grainger

    Diplomacy is a neglected aspect of Hellenistic history, despite the fact that war and peace were the major preoccupations of the rulers of the kingdoms of the time. It becomes clear that it is possible to discern a set of accepted practices which were generally followed by the kings from the time…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on German Popular Music

    Edited by Michael Ahlers, Christoph Jacke

    Researching popular music started off in Germany with comparable problems and a lack of institutional and general academic appreciation as it did in the rest of the world. But, since music itself is now being considered a complex economic, aesthetic and cultural system and practice, a variety of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-05 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Teresa of Avila

    Mystical Theology and Spirituality in the Carmelite Tradition

    By Peter Tyler, Edward Howells

    This innovative book offers an original insight into the context and times of St Teresa of Avila (1515 – 1582) as well as exploring her contemporary relevance from the perspective of some of the foremost thinkers and scholars in the Teresian field today including Professors Julia Kristeva, Rowan…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge

  • The Business of the Roman Inquisition in the Early Modern Era

    By Germano Maifreda

    Established in 1542, the Roman Inquisition operated through a network of almost fifty tribunals to combat heretical and heterodox threats within the papal territories. Whilst its theological, institutional and political aspects have been well-studied, until now no sustained work has been undertaken…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Routledge Revivals: English Usage (1986)

    A Guide to First Principles

    By Walter Nash

    First published in 1986, this book examines the changing patterns in English usage and style. It encourages a constructive attitude to language, demonstrating the creative resources of grammar, discussing in detail the options of written style, and challenging the authoritarian spirit that inhibits…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Routledge Revivals: Crabb's English Synonyms (1916)

    Arranged Alphabetically with Complete Cross References Throughout

    By George Crabb

    First published in 1916, this edition of George Crabb’s English Synonyms — published a century after the original — contains the entirety of his most enduring work, from the detailed explanations of the chosen words to his style of presentation, which was followed as closely as the intervening…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • A Critical Auto/Ethnography of Learning Spanish

    Intercultural competence on the gringo trail?

    By Phiona Stanley

    The premise that intercultural contact produces intercultural competence underpins much rationalization of backpacker tourism and in-country language education. However, if insufficiently problematized, pre-existing constructions of cultural 'otherness' may hinder intercultural competence…

    Hardback – 2016-11-17 
    Routledge

  • Letras Hispánicas En La Gran Pantalla

    de la literaura al cine

    By Andres Lema-Hincapie, Conxita Domenech

    Letras Hispánicas en la Gran Pantalla is an innovative textbook for advanced students of Hispanic studies, which merges the studies of canonical literary works and their film adaptions. Students are guided through key literary masterpieces spanning from the Middle Ages to the present day while, at…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Discourse Pragmatics and the Verb

    The Evidence from Romance

    Edited by Suzanne Fleischman, Linda R. Waugh

    First published in 1990, this collection investigates grammatical categories associated with the verb as they are used by speakers and writers in real discourses and texts. Focusing on tense, aspect, mood, and voice in French, Spanish, and Italian, each chapter underscores the importance of context…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

  • Introducción a la lingüística hispánica actual

    teoría y práctica

    By Javier Munoz-Basols, Nina Moreno, Taboada Inma, Manel Lacorte

    Introducción a la lingüística hispánica actual: teoría y práctica has been specially designed for students of Spanish with little or no linguistic background, who need to understand the key concepts and constructs of Hispanic Linguistics. The book has been carefully crafted to introduce the reader…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

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