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  • Holocaust Studies

    Critical Reflections, 1st Edition

    By Steven T. Katz

    The great majority of Holocaust scholarship concentrates heavily, if not almost completely, on the Final Solution from the German side. The distinctive feature of this book, both individually and as a collection, is its concentration on the Holocaust from a Judeo-centric point of view. The present…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Local Dimensions of the Second World War in Southeastern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xavier Bougarel, Hannes Grandits, Marija Vulesica

    This book deals with the Second World War in Southeastern Europe from the perspective of conditions on the ground during the conflict. The focus is on the reshaping of ethnic and religious groups in wartime, on the "top-down" and "bottom-up" dynamics of mass violence, and on the local dimensions of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Mass Violence in Modern History

  • Winston Churchill

    At War and Thinking of War before 1939, 1st Edition

    Edited by B.J.C. McKercher, Antoine Capet

    Although remembered and even lauded in the public mind as the British prime minister during the Second World War who played a major role in Allied victory over the Axis Powers and Japan, Winston Churchill had a life and political career before 1939 conditioned by fighting other wars and, in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge Studies in Modern British History

  • Unknown Conflicts of the Second World War

    Forgotten Fronts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Murray

    Unknown Conflicts of the Second World War: Forgotten Fronts is a collection of chapters dealing with various overlooked aspects of the Second World War. The aim is to give greater depth and context to the war by introducing new stories about regions of the world and elements of the war rarely…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge Studies in Second World War History

  • The 2017 Nuclear Ban Treaty

    A New Path to Nuclear Disarmament, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph A. Camilleri, Michael Hamel-Green, Fumihiko Yoshida

    Rising concern over the increasing threat of nuclear war impelled the 2017 United Nations (UN) negotiations and adoption by 122 UN member states of a Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. The Treaty seeks to ban nuclear weapons globally in the same way chemical and biological weapons have…

    Hardback – 2018-11-13

  • People’s War

    Variants and Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas A Marks, Paul Rich

    Far from being an anachronism, much less a kit-bag of techniques, people’s war raises what has always been present in military history, irregular warfare, and fuses it symbiotically with what has likewise always been present politically, rebellion and the effort to seize power. The result is a…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05

  • India and World War I

    A Centennial Assessment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger D. Long, Ian Talbot

    World War I directly and indirectly caused events and social and political trends which defined the history of the world for the rest of the century, including the Russian Revolution and the rise of communism to the Great Crash of 1929 which lead to the Great Depression and the rise of Hitler and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • Small Wars and Insurgencies in Theory and Practice, 1500-1850

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beatrice Heuser

    In early modern times, warfare in Europe took on many diverse and overlapping forms. Our modern notions of ‘regular’ and ‘irregular’ warfare, of ‘major war’ and ‘small war’, have their roots in much greater diversity than such binary notions allow for. While insurgencies go back to time immemorial,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12

  • Chinese and Indian Warfare – From the Classical Age to 1870

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kaushik Roy, Peter Lorge

    This book examines the differences and similarities between warfare in China and India before 1870, both conceptually and on the battlefield. By focusing on Chinese and Indian warfare, the book breaks the intellectual paradigm requiring non-Western histories and cultures to be compared to the West,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Asian States and Empires

  • Defending Arabia

    1st Edition

    By J.E. Peterson

    The defence of the Gulf has been a vital strategic concern for close on 100 years. The British first became involved in the Gulf to protect the sea routes to India and with the development of international air routes the Gulf became a crucial staging post. This book, first published in 1986,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • The Struggle for South Yemen

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Kostiner

    South Yemen was long a key spot in the strategic geography of the West. Before the Second World War, it was important for the British as an outpost on the way to India. From the mid-1940s it was a crucial gateway to the oil rich Arabian Peninsular and a vital area in the context of superpower…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • Superpowers and Client States in the Middle East

    The Imbalance of Influence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moshe Efrat, Jacob Bercovitch

    This book, first published in 1991, examines in detail superpower-client relations in the Middle East. The Middle East, with its protracted and seemingly insoluble conflict and complex patterns of loyalty and hostility, is the ideal setting for the study of such relationships. Using the USSR and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

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