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  • Reversals of Fortune

    Why the Hierarchy Of Nations So Often Turns Topsy-Turvy, 1st Edition

    By Ashok Sanjay Guha

    Why has history so often turned the economic and political hierarchy of nations topsy turvy?  This book examines the evidence of the last five hundred years to challenge the two dominant narratives on the answers to this question.  It argues that the explanation lies neither in the…

    Paperback – 2020-07-17 
    Routledge India

  • Some Aspects of Japan and Her Defence Forces (1928)

    1st Edition

    By M.D. Cpt. Kennedy

    First published in 1928, this collection of previously published articles entered the fray of rising tensions between Japan and Anglophone countries such as Britain, Australia and America. Japanese expansion into China had led to fortification of Britain’s Sembawang Naval Base in Singapore and…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Food in Wartime Britain

    Testimonies from the Kitchen Front (1939–1945), 1st Edition

    By Natacha Chevalier

    Based on deep analysis of Mass Observation wartime diaries, Food in Wartime Britain explores the food experience of the British middle classes from their own words throughout the course of the Second World War. It reveals that, while the food practices of the population were modified by rationing…

    Hardback – 2020-04-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Second World War History

  • Truth and Reconciliation in South Korea

    Between the Present and Future of the Korean Wars, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jae-Jung Suh

    The Korean War is multiple wars. Not only is it a war that began on 25 June 1950, but it is also a conflict that is rooted in Korea's colonial experiences, postcolonial desires and frustrations, and interventions and partitions imposed by outside forces. In South Korea, the war is a site of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Civilians and Warfare in World History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Foote, Nadya Williams

    This book explores the role played by civilians in shaping the outcomes of military combat across time and place. This volume explores the contributions civilians have made to warfare in case studies that range from ancient Europe to contemporary Africa and Latin America. Building on philosophical…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Construction of a National Socialist Europe during the Second World War

    How the New Order Took Shape, 1st Edition

    By Raimund Bauer

    Throughout the Second World War, the term ‘Europe’ featured prominently in National Socialist rhetoric. This book reconstructs what Europe stood for in National Socialist Germany, analyses how the interplay of its defining elements changed dependent on the war, and shows that the new European order…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Second World War History

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-04-29
    Routledge
    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
    Routledge
    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
    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
    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
    Routledge

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