Bibliographic update April - June 2017: Books http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/books/update/all?pub=All en A Companion to Ancient Greece and Rome on Screen http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781118741351 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Pomeroy, Arthur J. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781118741351 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £195 </div> </div> </div> <p>Written for students of film and television as well as those interested in studies of ancient Rome and Greece,&nbsp;A Companion to Ancient Greece and Rome on Screen&nbsp;provides comprehensive, current thinking on how the depiction of Ancient Greece and Rome on screen has developed over the past century.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Historiography </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176970 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online A Companion to Assyria http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781444335934 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Frahm, Eckart </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781444335934 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £199.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>A Companion to Assyria&nbsp;is a collection of original essays on ancient Assyria written by key international scholars. These new scholarly contributions have substantially reshaped contemporary understanding of society and life in this ancient civilization.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176961 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online A Companion to Dwight D. Eisenhower http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780470655214 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Pach, Chester </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780470655214 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £195 </div> </div> </div> <p>A Companion to Dwight D. Eisenhower&nbsp;brings new depth to the historiography of this significant and complex figure, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date depiction of both the man and era.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176965 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online A Man and His Presidents http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300163841 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Felzenberg, Alvin </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300163841 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>William F. Buckley Jr. is widely regarded as the most influential American conservative writer, activist, and organizer in the postwar era. In this nuanced biography, Alvin Felzenberg sheds light on little-known aspects of Buckley&rsquo;s career, including his role as back-channel adviser to policy makers, his intimate friendship with both Ronald and Nancy Reagan, his changing views on civil rights, and his break with George W. Bush over the Iraq War.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300163841" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177115 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online African Americans in the Colonial Era http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781119133872-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From African Origins through the American Revolution, 4th Edition </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Wright, Donald R. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781119133872 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £26.96 </div> </div> </div> <p>In this fourth edition of&nbsp;African Americans in the Colonial Era: From African Origins through the American Revolution,&nbsp;acclaimed scholar Donald R. Wright offers new interpretations to provide a clear understanding of the Atlantic slave trade and the nature of the early African-American experience.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Population </div> <div class="field-item even"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176964 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online All Measures Short of War http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300223286 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Contest for the Twenty-First Century and the Future of American Power </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Wright, Thomas </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300223286 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £18.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>The two decades after the Cold War saw unprecedented cooperation between the major powers as the world converged on a model of liberal international order. Now, great power competition is back and the liberal order is in jeopardy. Russia and China are increasingly revisionist in their regions. The Middle East appears to be unraveling. And many Americans question why the United States ought to lead. What will great power competition look like in the decades ahead? Will the liberal world order survive? What impact will geopolitics have on globalization?</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300223286" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177113 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Allan Kaprow and Claes Oldenburg http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300222609 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Art, Happenings, and Cultural Politics </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Haywood, Robert E. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300222609 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £40 </div> </div> </div> <p>This new interpretation of the structure and meaning of the Happenings produced by Allan Kaprow (1927&ndash;2006) and Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929) in the late 1950s and 1960s sheds light on the context, theoretical framework, and working practice unique to this groundbreaking artistic form. Drawing on extensive archival research and including never-before-published drawings by Oldenburg, Robert E. Haywood describes the dialogue &ndash; at times contentious &ndash; between these two artists about the direction of the Happenings and modern art in general.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300222609" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177114 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online American Pandemic http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190238551 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Epidemic </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Bristow, Nancy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190238551 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>In 1918-1919 influenza raged around the globe in the worst pandemic in recorded history. Focusing on those closest to the crisis--patients, families, communities, public health officials, nurses and doctors--this book explores the epidemic in the United States.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Medicine </div> <div class="field-item even"> Science and technology </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177034 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online American Religion, American Politics http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300203516 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An Anthology </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Kosek, Joseph Kip </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Butler, Prof. Jon </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300203516 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>Essential primary sources reveal the central tensions between American politics and religion throughout the nation&#39;s history</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177110 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online An Ordinary Marriage http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190616748 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The World of a Gentry Family in Provincial Russia </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Antonova, Katherine Pickering </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190616748 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Based on diaries and letters by a husband, wife, and son, this book examines the Chikhachev family&#39;s social life, reading habits, attitudes toward illness and death, as well as gendered marital roles and their reception of the major ideas of their time: domesticity, Enlightenment, sentimentalism, and Romanticism.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177065 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Anarchism, 1914–18 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781784993412 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Internationalism, anti-militarism and war </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Adams , Matthew S. </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Kinna, Ruth </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781784993412 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>A volume that focuses on the complex and multifaceted answers that the international anarchist movement gave to the outbreak of the First World War and its aftermaths and, in turn, the impact of the Great War on the anarchist movement.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177003 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Arming Mother Nature http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190674151 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Birth of Catastrophic Environmentalism </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Darwin Hamblin, Jacob </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190674151 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Are today&#39;s environmental crises linked to the plans for World War Three? The United States and its allies prepared for a global struggle against the Soviet Union by using science to extend &quot;total war&quot; ideas to the natural environment. This book links environmental warfare to the environmental crises of the 1970s and beyond.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177059 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Avenging the People http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199751709 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Andrew Jackson, the Rule of Law, and the American Nation </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Opal, J.M. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199751709 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>The most powerful American of his time, Andrew Jackson saw himself as the people&#39;s &quot;great avenger.&quot; Yet his ideas also limited the people&#39;s sovereignty, imposing one kind of law to inflict one sort of &quot;justice.&quot; Drawing from new evidence about Jackson and the southern frontiers, Avenging the People boldly reinterprets the man and his age.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177040 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Becoming Ottomans http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190610708-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sephardi Jews and Imperial Citizenship in the Modern Era </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Cohen, Julia Phillips </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190610708 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Becoming Ottomans is the first book to tell the story of Jewish political integration into a modern Islamic empire. It follows the efforts of Sephardi Jews from Salonica to Izmir to Istanbul to become citizens of their state during the final half century of the Ottoman Empire&#39;s existence.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Population </div> <div class="field-item even"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177035 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Beyond 1917 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190604011 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The United States and the Global Legacies of the Great War </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Zeiler, Thomas W. </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Ekbladh, David K. </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Montoya, Benjamin C. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190604011 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Beyond 1917 explores the consequences of the war for the United States (and the world) and American influence on shaping the legacies of the conflict in the decades after US entry in 1917.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Historiography </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177057 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Beyond 1917 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190604004 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The United States and the Global Legacies of the Great War </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Zeiler, Thomas W. </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Ekbladh, David K. </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Montoya, Benjamin C. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190604004 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £64 </div> </div> </div> <p>Beyond 1917 explores the consequences of the war for the United States (and the world) and American influence on shaping the legacies of the conflict in the decades after US entry in 1917.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Historiography </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177058 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Bid for World Power? http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198792413 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New Research on the Outbreak of the First World War </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Gestrich, Andrea </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Pogge von Strandmann, Hartmut </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198792413 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £85 </div> </div> </div> <p>This volume takes a fresh look at the outbreak of the First World War, fifty years after Fritz Fischer&#39;s controversial Germany&#39;s Aims in the First World War. It collects the latest research by prominent scholars, frequently based on new archival findings. The essays provide an excellent overview of the complex history of the outbreak of the war.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177016 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Black Hawk and the Warrior's Path, 2nd Edition http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781119103424-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Nichols, Roger L. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781119103424 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £24.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>Completely updated and expanded,&nbsp;Black Hawk and the Warrior&rsquo;s Path&nbsp;is a masterful account of the life of the Sauk warrior and leader, and his impact on the history of early America.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176963 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Black Wind, White Snow http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300226454 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Rise of Russia&#039;s New Nationalism </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Clover, Charles </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300226454 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Charles Clover, award-winning journalist and former Moscow bureau chief for the Financial Times, here analyses the idea of &quot;Eurasianism,&quot; a theory of Russian national identity based on ethnicity and geography. Clover traces Eurasianism&rsquo;s origins in the writings of White Russian exiles in 1920s Europe, through Siberia&rsquo;s Gulag archipelago in the 1950s, the dissolution of the Soviet Union in the early 1990s, and up to its steady infiltration of the governing elite around Vladimir Putin.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300226454" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177085 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Bloody Engagements http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300210965 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> John R. Kelso&#039;s Civil War </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Kelso, John R. </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Grasso, Christopher </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300210965 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20 </div> </div> </div> <p>The first edited edition of a Union soldier&#39;s remarkable memoir, offering a rare perspective on guerrilla warfare and on the larger meanings of the Civil War</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177077 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Brazil, 1964-1985 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300223316 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Military Regimes of Latin America in the Cold War </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Klein, Herbert S. </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Luna, Francisco Vidal </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300223316 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>Cuba&rsquo;s revolution in 1959 fueled powerful anti-Communist fears in the United States. As a result, in the years that followed, governments throughout Central and South America were toppled in U.S.-backed military coups, and by 1977 only three democratically elected leaders remained in all of Latin America.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Latin America and West Indies </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300223316" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177092 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Churchill's Secret War With Lenin. British And Commonwealth Military Intervention In The Russian Civil War, 1918-20 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512103-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Wright, Damien </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512103 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2017-03-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £29.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>After three years of great loss and suffering on the Eastern Front, Imperial Russia was in crisis and on the verge of revolution. In November 1917, Lenin&#39;s Bolsheviks (later known as &#39;Soviets&#39;) seized power, signed a peace treaty with the Central Powers and brutally murdered Tsar Nicholas (British King George&#39;s first cousin) and his children so there could be no return to the old order.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512103-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176982 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online City Girls http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190655204-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Nisei Social World in Los Angeles, 1920-1950 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Matsumoto, Valerie J. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190655204 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A study of the ethnocultural youth organizations formed by teenage Nisei girls in the greater Los Angeles area and the endurance of this world of female frienship and comradery from the Jazz Age through internment through the postwar period.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Gender and Women </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Urban history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177030 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Civvies http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526116666 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Middle–class men on the English Home Front, 1914–18 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Ugolini, Laura </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526116666 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>Explores the experiences of middle-class men on the English home front during the First World War</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177002 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Classroom Wars http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190675097 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Language, Sex, and the Making of Modern Political Culture </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Sarkar, Bihani </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190675097 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Considering two of the 1960s and 70s&#39; most innovative educational programs--Spanish-bilingual and sex education-- Natalia Mehlman Petrzela charts how during a time of extraordinary social change, Americans fused values about family, personal, and civic morality in their children&#39;s public school education.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Education </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177074 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Contested Boundaries http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781119065548 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A New Pacific Northwest History </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Jepsen, David J.; Norberg, David J. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781119065548 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £34.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>Contested Boundaries: A New Pacific Northwest History&nbsp;is an engaging, contemporary look at the themes, events, and people that have shaped the history of the Pacific Northwest over the last two centuries.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176968 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Corpus Christi College, Oxford http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198792475 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A History </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Charles-Edwards, Thomas </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Reid, Julian </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198792475 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £80 </div> </div> </div> <p>A history of an Oxford College founded in the Renaissance just before the English Reformation, providing a window on the intellectual and religious history of England from that day to this.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Education </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177068 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Cromwell's Buffoon. The Life And Career Of The Regicide, Thomas Pride http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512110-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Hodkinson, Robert </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512110 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2017-03-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>Colonel Thomas Pride was central to one of the English Civil War&#39;s key events: the arrest and exclusion of 140 Members of Parliament at Westminster in December 1648. Those that remained in the House of Commons &ndash; the Rump &ndash; voted to bring King Charles I to trial, resulting in the first and only public execution of a British Monarch. But while this monumental episode of early modern history - &ldquo;Pride&#39;s Purge&rdquo; - is renowned, the life of the army officer behind it remains shrouded in obscurity.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512110-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176979 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Cromwell's legacy http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780719080906 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Mills, Jane A. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780719080906 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Explores a new area of Cromwellian studies that has not been fully explored before and covers a wide range of both domestic and international research. Its wide chronological and geographical range make it attractive to those interested in the history of other periods and countries, as well as to students of early modern Britain.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177001 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Damned Nation http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190662042-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hell in America from the Revolution to Reconstruction </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Gin Lum, Kathryn </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190662042 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Hell mattered in the United States&#39; first century of nationhood. The fear of fire-and-brimstone haunted Americans and shaped how they thought about and interacted with each other and the rest of the world. Damned Nation asks how and why that fear survived Enlightenment critiques that diminished its importance elsewhere.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177028 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Dancing in the English style http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781784994334 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Consumption, Americanisation and national identity in Britain, 1918–50 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Abra, Allison </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781784994334 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book illuminates the history of popular dance, one of the most influential and widespread leisure practices in early twentieth-century Britain. It focuses in particular on the relationship between dancing and national identity construction, in a period when Britain participated in increasingly global markets of popular cultural production, consumption, and exchange.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176991 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Democracy of Sound http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190675110 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Music Piracy and the Remaking of American Copyright in the Twentieth Century </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Petrzela, Natalia Mehlman </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190675110 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Democracy of Sound tells the story of the pirates, radicals, jazzbos, Deadheads, and DJs who challenged the record industry for control of recorded sound throughout the twentieth century. A political and cultural history, it shows how the primacy of &quot;intellectual property&quot; gradually eclipsed an American political tradition that was suspicious of monopolies and favored free competition.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177076 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Early Rome http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781119083795 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Myth and Society </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Neel, Jaclyn </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781119083795 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £44.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>The scholarly community has become increasingly aware of the differences between Roman myths and the more familiar myths of Greece.&nbsp;Early Rome: Myth and Society&nbsp;steps in to provide much-needed modern and accessible translations and commentaries on Italian legends.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176969 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Ecology and Power in the Age of Empire http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199590414 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe and the Transformation of the Tropical World </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Ross, Corey </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199590414 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £45 </div> </div> </div> <p>The first wide-ranging environmental history of late-nineteenth and twentieth century European imperialism, relating the expansion of modern empire, global trade, and mass consumption to the momentous ecological shifts they entailed and providing a historical background to the social, political, and environmental issues of the twenty-first century.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Transport </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177027 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Edmund Burke and the Invention of Modern Conservatism, 1830-1914 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198799429 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An Intellectual History </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Jones, Emily </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198799429 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £60 </div> </div> </div> <p>Edmund Burke, eighteenth-century Irishman and politician, was no &#39;C/conservative&#39;, yet &#39;Burkean conservatism&#39; is seen as the core of modern C/conservatism. For the first time, this volume shows how Burke&#39;s legacy was transformed over the course of the nineteenth century to create one of our most significant theories of modern politics and thought.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177032 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Egypt http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780719079542 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> British colony, imperial capital </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Whidden, James </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780719079542 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>The book is a treatment of the British colony in Egypt from the eighteenth century to the end of the twentieth century, revealing deep-seated cultural and economic links, while also considering how the mundane concerns of ordinary colonials fared in a strategically vital imperial base, with all its attendant complications.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177006 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Empire of Extinction http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190670818 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Russians and the North Pacific&#039;s Strange Beasts of the Sea, 1741-1867 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Jones, Ryan Tucker </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190670818 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Empire of Extinction examines the environmental catastrophe resulting from Russia&#39;s expansion into the North Pacific, causing Russians and other Europeans to recognize the threat of species extinction for the first time. This book demonstrates the importance of the North Pacific both for the Russian empire and for global environmental history.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177011 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Escaping the Dark, Gray City http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300115505 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Fear and Hope in Progressive Era Conservation </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Johnson, Benjamin Heber </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300115505 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>A compelling and long-overdue exploration of the Progressive-era conservation movement, and its lasting effects on American culture, politics, and contemporary environmentalism</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Urban history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177093 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Europe on the move http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781784994419 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Refugees in the era of the Great War </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Gatrell, Peter </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Zhvanko, Liubov </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781784994419 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>Europe on the move is the first book to address the dramatic and poignant refugee crisis that erupted during the First World War and that enveloped the entire continent. Written by specialists in the field it will appeal to all those who are interested in the era of the First World War and in Europe&rsquo;s first major refugee crisis.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Population </div> <div class="field-item even"> International history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Transport </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177004 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Exhibiting the Empire http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526118356 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultures of display and the British Empire </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> McAlee, John </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> MacKenzie, John M. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526118356 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £21.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Examines various ways in which the Empire was displayed in Britain between the eighteenth and early twentieth centuries, looking at music, satirical prints, exploration, battles and even nascent nationalism.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 177000 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Facing the text http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780873282611 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Extra-illustration, print culture and society in Britain 1769–1840 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Peltz, Lucy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780873282611 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £115 </div> </div> </div> <p>Explores extra-illustration in the long eighteenth century in relation to the popularisation of antiquarianism, the commercialisation of print culture, the reception of engraved portraiture, and the rise of the amateur, the collector, and the connoisseur.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176996 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Far Distant Ships. The Blockade Of Brest 1793-1815 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512141 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Barry, Quintin </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512141 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>Throughout the drawn-out war at sea during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, it was a cardinal principle of British naval strategy to blockade the port of Brest &ndash; the largest and most important of the French naval bases that threatened the security of the British Isles. It was a strategy that had been perfected by Sir Edward Hawke during the Seven Years War of 1756-1763 &ndash; culminating in the stunning victory of Quiberon Bay. Naval historian A.T.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Transport </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512141" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176971 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Fibrils http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300212396 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Rules of the Game </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Leiris, Michel </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Davis, Lydia </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300212396 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20 </div> </div> </div> <p>A major publishing event: the third volume of Michel Leiris&#39;s renowned autobiography, now available in English for the first time in a brilliant translation by Lydia Davis</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177094 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Flourishing http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300227130 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Why We Need Religion in a Globalized World </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Volf, Mr. Miroslav </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300227130 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £14.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>More than almost anything else, globalization and the great world religions are shaping our lives, affecting everything from the public policies of political leaders and the economic decisions of industry bosses and employees, to university curricula, all the way to the inner longings of our hearts. Integral to both globalization and religions are compelling, overlapping, and sometimes competing visions of what it means to live well.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300227130" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177097 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online French Novels and the Victorians http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780197266090 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Atkinson, Juliette </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780197266090 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £70 </div> </div> </div> <p>Despite the warnings of critics and moral leaders, French novels were widespread in Victorian culture. How did Victorian readers gain access to them? How were the novels&#39; supposed immorality debated and challenged? And how far did the influx of French novels raise questions and anxieties about the literary and commercial value of the English novel?</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177070 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online From Docks And Sand. Southport And Bootle’s Battalion, The 7th King’s Liverpool Regiment, In The First World War http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512165 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Gregson, Adrian </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512165 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book is a study of the importance of community identity to a fighting unit in the First World War. In this case, the unit in question is primarily 7th King&rsquo;s Regiment &ndash; and more widely, the 55th West Lancashire Division (1914-1918).</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512165" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176972 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Gallipoli. New Perspectives On The Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, 1915-16 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512189 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Crawley, Rhys </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> LoCicero, Michael </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512189 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £35 </div> </div> </div> <p>Generally conceded to be doomed from the outset by the most recent historiography, the Gallipoli campaign still arouses heated controversy. In a new compendium of original research by an impressive array of established and up-and-coming scholars, Gallipoli: The Mediterranean Expeditionary Force 1915-16 explores a wide variety of aspects of the Allied military effort to force a passage through the Dardanelles Straits and eliminate Ottoman Turkey from its Central Powers alliance.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512189" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176973 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Game of Thrones versus History http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781119249429 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Written in Blood </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Pavlac, Brian A. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781119249429 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £18.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>Game of Thrones versus History: Written in Blood&nbsp;is a collection of thought-provoking essays by medieval historians who explore how the enormously popular HBO series and fantasy literature of George R. R. Martin are both informed by and differ significantly from real historical figures, events, beliefs, and practices of the medieval world. From a variety of perspectives, the authors delve into Martin&rsquo;s plots, characterizations, and settings, offering insights into whether his creations are historical possibilities or pure flights of fantasy.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Historiography </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176966 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Gandhi in Bombay: http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199470709 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Towards Swaraj </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Thakkar, Usha </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Mehta, Sandhya </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199470709 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £31.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Gandhi in Bombay is interspersed with the Mahatma&#39;s letters, speeches, published writings, and more than 50 rare photographs depicting important events in Bombay. Together they project a scintillating vision of the city in the throes of the independence movement.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Urban history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177054 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Gardens of Court and Country http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300222012 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> English Design 1630-1730 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Jacques, David </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300222012 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £45 </div> </div> </div> <p>Gardens of Court and Country provides the first comprehensive overview of the development of the English formal garden from 1630 to 1730. Often overshadowed by the English landscape garden that became fashionable later in the 18th century, English formal gardens of the 17th century displayed important design innovations that reflected a broad rethinking of how gardens functioned within society.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300222012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177078 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Gather Out of Star-Dust http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300225617 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A Harlem Renaissance Album </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Barton, Melissa </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300225617 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20 </div> </div> </div> <p>Gather Out of Star-Dust takes as its central premise that the Harlem Renaissance, known by its participants as the Negro Renaissance, relied heavily on &ldquo;gatherings&rdquo; of all kinds. Collaboration, friendship, partnership, and sponsorship were all central to the rise in prominence of African American publication, performance, and visual art. Most importantly, the act of collecting materials from this time subsequently enabled scholars to remember the movement.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Urban history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300225617" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177086 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Geography and science in Britain, 1831–1939 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526116710 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A study of the British Association for the Advancement of Science </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Withers, Charles W. J. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526116710 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £27.5 </div> </div> </div> <p>Using as its central example the British Association for the Advancement of Science this is the first book-length treatment of this leading body for the promotion of science for more than 25 years and the first ever of British geography&rsquo;s civic history.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Education </div> <div class="field-item even"> Historical geography </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Science and technology </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176993 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Global Crisis http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300219364 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Parker, Geoffrey </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300219364 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>An accessible synthesis of the prescient best seller exploring seventeenth-century catastrophe and the impact of climate change</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177111 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Gone to Texas http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190642396 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A History of the Lone Star State (3rd ed) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Campbell, Randolph B. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190642396 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £32.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177020 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Grave New World http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300218046 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The End of Globalization, the Return of History </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> King, Stephen D. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300218046 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20 </div> </div> </div> <p>Globalization, long considered the best route to economic prosperity, is not inevitable. An approach built on the principles of free trade and, since the 1980s, open capital markets, is beginning to fracture. With disappointing growth rates across the Western world, nations are no longer willing to sacrifice national interests for global growth; nor are their leaders able&mdash;or willing&mdash;to sell the idea of pursuing a global agenda of prosperity to their citizens. Combining historical analysis with current affairs, economist Stephen D.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300218046" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177104 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Greek Laughter and Tears http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781474403795 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Antiquity and After </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Alexiou, Margaret </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Cairns, Douglas </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/edinburgh-university-press">Edinburgh University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781474403795 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sun, 2017-01-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £95 </div> </div> </div> <p>A volume in the series Edinburgh Leventis Studies. A volume in the series Edinburgh Leventis Studies. Bringing together 25 international scholars from diverse periods and disciplines of Hellenic and Byzantine studies, this volume explores the shifting shapes and functions of laughter and tears. With a focus on the tragic, the comic and the tragicomic dimensions of laughter and tears in art, literature and performance, as well as on their emotional, socio-cultural and religious significance, it breaks new ground in the study of ancient and Byzantine affectivity.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:40 +0000 import.manager 176958 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Hell No http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300218671 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Forgotten Power of the Vietnam Peace Movement </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Hayden, Tom </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300218671 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £18.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>&ldquo;Hell no&rdquo; was the battle cry of the largest peace movement in American history&mdash;the effort to end the Vietnam War, which included thousands of veterans. The movement was divided among radicals, revolutionaries, sectarians, moderates, and militants, which legions of paid FBI informants and government provocateurs tried to destroy. Despite these obstacles millions marched, resisted the draft on campuses, and forced two sitting presidents from office.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300218671" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177102 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Heretics and Believers http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300170627 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A History of the English Reformation </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Marshall, Peter </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300170627 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>Centuries on, what the Reformation was and what it accomplished remain deeply contentious. Peter Marshall&rsquo;s sweeping new history&mdash;the first major overview for general readers in a generation&mdash;argues that sixteenth-century England was a society neither desperate for nor allergic to change, but one open to ideas of &ldquo;reform&rdquo; in various competing guises. King Henry VIII wanted an orderly, uniform Reformation, but his actions opened a Pandora&rsquo;s Box from which pluralism and diversity flowed and rooted themselves in English life.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300170627" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177095 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Heroic Saktism http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780197266106 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Cult of Durga in Ancient Indian Kingship </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780197266106 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £70 </div> </div> </div> <p>The first expansive historical treatment of the development of the cult of the Indian warrior goddess Durga, from the 3rd to the 12th centuries CE, as she transformed from a wild, antinomian deity to a respectable, classical symbol of kingship.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177072 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Heroin, Organized Crime, and the Making of Modern Turkey http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198804192 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Gingeras, Ryan </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198804192 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £24.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Exploring the development of heroin smuggling in Turkey since the 1920s, Ryan Gingeras uses newly declassified documents to trace the impact of the drug trade and organized crime on the evolution of the Republic of Turkey, and shows how narcotics syndicates have influenced the political establishment through the 20th century.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Transport </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177064 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online History of Oxford University Press http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199574797 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Volume IV: 1970 to 2004 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Robbins, Keith </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199574797 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £100 </div> </div> </div> <p>The history of Oxford University Press spans five centuries of printing and publishing. This fourth volume explores the Press&#39;s modern history as an unsubsidized business with significant educational and cultural responsibilities, and how it maintained these through economic turbulence, political upheaval, and rapid technological innovation.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177025 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online History through material culture http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781784991265 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Hannan, Leonie </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Longair, Sarah </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781784991265 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>People live in material worlds and the things we make, wear, sit upon, treasure or discard are key to understanding our lives and societies. As material culture is central to human experience, it represents a vital but under-used source for historians. Written in a lively and accessible style, this new guide provides clear and practical guidance on how to incorporate the study of objects into historical practice.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Philosophy of history </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176988 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Hitler's Monsters http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300189452 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A Supernatural History of the Third Reich </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Kurlander, Eric </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300189452 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Nazi fascination with the occult is legendary, yet today it is often dismissed as Himmler&rsquo;s personal obsession or wildly overstated for its novelty. Preposterous though it was, however, supernatural thinking was inextricable from the Nazi project. The regime enlisted astrology and the paranormal, paganism, Indo-Aryan mythology, witchcraft, miracle weapons, and the lost kingdom of Atlantis in reimagining German politics and society and recasting German science and religion.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300189452" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177107 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Hong Kong and British culture, 1945–97 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526116727 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Hampton, Mark </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526116727 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £18.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A major contribution to the scholarship on British decolonisation, the cultural history of imperialism and British engagement with China. This highly original study places the emergence of contemporary Hong Kong in the wider, post-imperial setting.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176992 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Hospitals and charity http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526119285 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Religious culture and civic life in medieval northern Italy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Brasher, Sally Mayall </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526119285 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £70 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177008 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online House of Lost Worlds http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300226928 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dinosaurs, Dynasties, and the Story of Life on Earth </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Conniff, Richard </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300226928 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>This fascinating book tells the story of how one museum changed ideas about dinosaurs, dynasties, and even the story of life on earth. The Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, now celebrating its 150th anniversary, has remade the way we see the world. Delving into the museum&rsquo;s storied and colorful past, award-winning author Richard Conniff introduces a cast of bold explorers, roughneck bone hunters, and visionary scientists.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Science and technology </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300226928" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177112 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Hugo Grotius and the Century of Revolution, 1613-1718 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198754589 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Transnational Reception in English Political Thought </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Barducci, Marco </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198754589 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £60 </div> </div> </div> <p>A reconstruction of the way Hugo Grotius (1583-1645) was read and used by English political and religious writers in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries; engaging with reception studies as a whole, and exploring how seventeenth-century English debate contributed to wider European thought.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177022 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online In the Shadow of the Moon http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300223194 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Science, Magic, and Mystery of Solar Eclipses </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Aveni, Anthony </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300223194 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20 </div> </div> </div> <p>Since the first humans looked up and saw the sun swallowed by darkness, our species has been captivated by solar eclipses. Astronomer and anthropologist Anthony Aveni explains the history and culture surrounding solar eclipses, from prehistoric Stonehenge to Babylonian creation myths, to a confirmation of Einstein&rsquo;s theory of general relativity, to a spectacle that left New Yorkers in the moon&rsquo;s shadow, to future eclipses that will capture human imaginations.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Science and technology </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300223194" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177106 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Inventing the cave man http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526113849 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From Darwin to the Flintstones </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Horrall, Andrew </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526113849 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20 </div> </div> </div> <p>An extensively researched account of the history of the cave man character in modern popular culture, tracing its roots back to Victorian Britain</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176994 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Islamic Palace Architecture in the Western Mediterranean http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190624552 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A History </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Arnold, Felix </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190624552 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £64 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book offers a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of Islamic palace architecture in Spain, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and southern Italy, presenting all known palace buildings in ground plans, sections and individual descriptions. The author traces their evolution from the 8th to the 19th century and places them within the context of the history of Islamic culture.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Art and Architecture </div> <div class="field-item even"> Africa </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177063 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Jean Bodin, 'this Pre-eminent Man of France' http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198800149 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An Intellectual Biography </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Lloyd, Howell A. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198800149 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>In this new intellectual biography, Howell A. Lloyd presents the first rounded treatment of influential sixteenth-century French thinker, Jean Bodin, examining his life and times, his writings (major and minor), and his ideas in their contemporary context, as well as in that of broader intellectual traditions.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177047 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Jenkins of Mexico http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190455743 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> How a Southern Farm Boy Became a Mexican Magnate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Paxman, Andrew </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190455743 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £22.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>This is a biography of the American who became the richest man in Mexico.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Latin America and West Indies </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177043 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Killer Butterflies. Combat, Psychology And Morale In The British 19th (Western) Division 1915-18 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512240 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Roberts, James </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512240 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>In this ground-breaking work, James Roberts examines the willingness and ability of British volunteer and conscript infantrymen of the Great War to perform the soldier&rsquo;s fundamental role: to kill or maim the enemy, and accept the attendant chance of being killed or wounded.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512240" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176974 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Labor in America http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781118976852 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A History, 9th Edition </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Dubofsky, Melvyn; McCartin, Joseph A. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781118976852 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £44.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book, designed to give a survey history of American labor from colonial times to the present, is uniquely well suited to speak to the concerns of today&rsquo;s teachers and students. As issues of growing inequality, stagnating incomes, declining unionization, and exacerbated job insecurity have increasingly come to define working life over the last 20 years, a new generation of students and teachers is beginning to seek to understand labor and its place and ponder seriously its future in American life.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781118976852" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176962 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Lamaze http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190675103 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An International History </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Michaels, Paula A. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190675103 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £18.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Reveals the surprising history of the Lamaze method of childbirth, also known as psychoprophylaxis, by tracing this psychological, non-pharmacological approach to obstetric pain relief from its origins in the USSR in the 1940s, to France in the 1950s, and to the United States in the 1960s and 1970s.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Medicine </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177013 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Latin in Medieval Britain http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780197266083 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Ashdowne, Richard </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> White, Carolinne </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780197266083 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>Latin continued to be used across Europe long after the end of the Roman Empire. While not the native language of its users, it was nevertheless used for a wide variety of functions from religion to record-keeping. This book considers various contexts in Britain to see how medieval people used Latin and how this affected the language.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177014 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Lawrence of Arabia's War http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300226393 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Arabs, the British and the Remaking of the Middle East in WWI </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Faulkner, Neil </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300226393 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Rarely is a book published that revises our understanding of an entire world region and the history that has defined it. This groundbreaking volume makes just such a contribution. Neil Faulkner draws on ten years of field research to offer the first truly multidisciplinary history of the conflicts that raged in Sinai, Arabia, Palestine, and Syria during the First World War. In Lawrence of Arabia&rsquo;s War, the author rewrites the history of T. E. Lawrence&rsquo;s legendary military campaigns in the context of the Arab Revolt.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300226393" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177087 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Leprosy and colonialism http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526112996 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Suriname under Dutch rule, 1750–1950 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Snelders, Stephen </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526112996 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>Leprosy and colonialism investigates the history of leprosy in Suriname within the context of Dutch colonial power and racial conflict, from the plantation economy and the age of slavery to its legacy in the modern colonial state.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medicine </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Latin America and West Indies </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176995 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Lions and Lambs http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300219050 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Conflict in Weimar and the Creation of Post-Nazi Germany </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Strote, Noah Benezra </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300219050 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>A bold new interpretation of Germany&#39;s democratic transformation in the twentieth century, focusing on a group of intellectuals who shaped the post-Nazi reconstruction</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177079 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Losing an Enemy http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300218169 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Obama, Iran, and the Triumph of Diplomacy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Parsi, Trita </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300218169 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20 </div> </div> </div> <p>This timely book focuses on President Obama&rsquo;s deeply considered strategy toward Iran&rsquo;s nuclear program and reveals how the historic agreement of 2015 broke the persistent stalemate in negotiations that had blocked earlier efforts. The deal accomplished two major feats in one stroke: it averted the threat of war with Iran and prevented the possibility of an Iranian nuclear bomb. Trita Parsi, a Middle East foreign policy expert who advised the Obama White House throughout the talks and had access to decision-makers and diplomats on the U.S.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300218169" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177105 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Lost Opportunity. The Battle Of The Ardennes 22 August 1914 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911096429-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> House, Simon J. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911096429 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2017-03-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £35 </div> </div> </div> <p>On 22 August 1914 - on a battlefield 100 kilometres wide stretching from Luxembourg to the River Meuse - two French and two German armies clashed in a series of encounters known collectively as the Battle of the Ardennes. On that day, 27,000 young French soldiers died - the bloodiest day in the military history of France (most of them in the Ardennes) - and yet it is almost unknown to English-speaking readers.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911096429-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176983 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Madeleine's Children http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190233884 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Family, Freedom, Secrets, and Lies in France&#039;s Indian Ocean Colonies </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Peabody, Sue </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190233884 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £22.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A gripping microhistory/legal case involving two generations of a French family enslaved in the Indian Ocean colonies.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177041 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Making and Breaking the Rules http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198800972 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Discussion, Implementation, and Consequences of Dominican Legislation </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Linde, Cornelia </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198800972 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £85 </div> </div> </div> <p>This volume presents an interdisciplinary collection of essays that examine attempts to introduce internal unity as well as stable structures to Dominican life in medieval Europe. The contributions draw on both normative and non-normative sources to cover a wide range of topics, including liturgy, architecture, and punishments.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177015 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Malleable Anatomies http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198736189 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Models, Makers, and Material Culture in Eighteenth-Century Italy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Dacome, Lucia </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198736189 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £65 </div> </div> </div> <p>An account of the practice of anatomical modelling in mid-eighteenth-century Italy, showing how anatomical models became an authoritative source of medical knowledge, but also informed social, cultural, and political developments at the crossroads of medical learning, religious ritual, antiquarian and artistic cultures, and Grand Tour spectacle.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medicine </div> <div class="field-item even"> Science and technology </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177024 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Medievalism http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300227307 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Middle Ages in Modern England </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Alexander, Michael </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300227307 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £14.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Now reissued in an updated paperback edition, this groundbreaking account of the Medieval Revival movement examines the ways in which the style of the medieval period was re-established in post-Enlightenment England&mdash;from Walpole and Scott, Pugin, Ruskin, and Tennyson to Pound, Tolkien, and Rowling.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Historiography </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Philosophy of history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177088 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Military Chaplaincy in an Era of Religious Pluralism http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199470747 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military-Religious Nexus in Asia, Europe, and USA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Weinreb, Alice </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199470747 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £37.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book is among the first collective monographs dealing with chaplaincy-the key nexus between society, its religion(s), and its armed forces. A variety of contributions based on the materials from diverse Asian and Western societies demonstrates how chaplaincies both mirror the attitudes of their societies towards military and religion and contribute to shape them.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177075 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Miracles and Murders http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780197266199 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An Introductory Anthology of Breton Ballads </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780197266199 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £55 </div> </div> </div> <p>The highly dramatic Breton ballad tradition is relatively little-known. This volume explores the nature of the songs and the contexts in which they have been performed. A selection of songs is presented here in the original Breton with English translations and musical notation. The accompanying CD provides examples sung by traditional singers.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177071 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Modern Hungers http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190605094 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Food and Power in Twentieth-Century Germany </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Guillorel, Éva </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Constantine, Mary-Ann </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190605094 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £35.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Spanning World War I to the fall of the Berlin Wall, Modern Hungers shows how food and hunger have been central to economic policy, political identity, and everyday life in modern Germany. It historicizes contemporary issues ranging from the obesity epidemic to the gender-wage gap to famine relief.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Gender and Women </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177073 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Modern Spain http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781405186803 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 1808 to the Present </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Radcliff, Pamela Beth </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781405186803 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £39.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>Modern Spain: 1808 to the Presentis a comprehensive overview of Spanish history from the Napoleonic era to the present day.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176959 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Noble society http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780719091032 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Five lives from twelfth-century Germany </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Lyon, Jonathan R. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780719091032 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>This volume contains five biographical sources, translated into English for the first time , about noblemen and noblewomen living in twelfth-century Germany.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176998 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Noble society http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780719091025 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Five lives from twelfth-century Germany </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Lyon, Jonathan R. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780719091025 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £70 </div> </div> </div> <p>This volume contains five biographical sources, translated into English for the first time , about noblemen and noblewomen living in twelfth-century Germany.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176999 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Ottonian Queenship http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198800101 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> MacLean, Simon </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198800101 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £65 </div> </div> </div> <p>The first full study in English of the queens of the Ottonian dynasty, who dominated Continental Europe in the tenth and early eleventh centuries; presenting original arguments about the nature and origins of queenly power and seeing it as a product of the dynamics of European politics in the decades after the collapse of the Carolingian Empire.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gender and Women </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177039 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Ourselves Unborn http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190610715 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A History of the Fetus in Modern America </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Dubow, Sarah </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190610715 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Ourselves Unborn examines how, from the nineteenth century through the early twenty-first century, Americans with disparate experiences, beliefs, values, and interests have participated in arguments about the legal identity, physiological condition, social value, cultural significance, and political status of the human fetus.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gender and Women </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medicine </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Science and technology </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177036 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Pauper policies http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780719089633 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Poor law practice in England, 1780–1850 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Shave, Samantha A. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780719089633 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176987 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Pierre de L'Estoile and his World in the Wars of Religion http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198800095 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Hamilton, Tom </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198800095 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £65 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Wars of Religion embroiled France in decades of faction, violence, and peacemaking in the late sixteenth century. This study offers a new history of these Wars of Religion from the perspective of the period&#39;s great diarist and collector, Pierre de L&#39;Estoile (1546-1611), telling the story of his life and times.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177046 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Planet Taco http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190655778 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A Global History of Mexican Food </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Pilcher, Jeffrey M. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190655778 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Planet Taco examines the historical struggles between globalization and national sovereignty in the creation of &quot;authentic&quot; Mexican food. By telling the stories of the &quot;Chili Queens&quot; of San Antonio and the inventors of the taco shell, it shows how Mexican Americans helped to make Mexican food global.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agriculture </div> <div class="field-item even"> Science and technology </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Latin America and West Indies </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177044 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Policing Transnational Protest http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190660017 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Liberal Imperialism and the Surveillance of Anti-Colonialists in Europe, 1905-1945 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Brückenhaus, Daniel </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190660017 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £47.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Focusing on Britain, France and Germany in the first half of the twentieth century, this book examines the emergence of new transnational networks and ideologies among anti-colonialists from the British and French colonies who were active in Europe, and the pro-colonial authorities who tried to control them through surveillance.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> International history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177062 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Popular virtue http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526114754 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Continuity and change in Radical moral politics, 1820–70 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Scriven, Tom </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526114754 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £70 </div> </div> </div> <p>A major study into the changes in moral politics and culture of working-class Radicalism during a crucial period of modern British history.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177005 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Pouring With Rain – Troops Fed Up. British Second Army And The Liberation Offensive In Flanders 1918 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911096559-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Williams, Dennis </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911096559 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2017-03-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £29.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>A lost story now told - of a forgotten British Army in a forgotten campaign achieving against the odds... During the final months of the war, the British Second Army fought a successful War of Liberation alongside French and Belgian forces in the Groupe d&rsquo;Armées des Flandres (GAF), commanded by King Albert of Belgium. General Plumer&rsquo;s troops fought and won two major battles: the breakthrough at the Battle of Ypres 1918 and the breakout following the Battle of Courtrai.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911096559-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176984 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Presidents' Secrets http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300223743 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Use and Abuse of Hidden Power </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Graham, Mary </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300223743 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>Ever since the nation&rsquo;s most important secret meeting&mdash;the Constitutional Convention&mdash;presidents have struggled to balance open, accountable government with necessary secrecy in military affairs and negotiations. For the first one hundred and twenty years, a culture of open government persisted, but new threats and technology have long since shattered the old bargains. Today, presidents neither protect vital information nor provide the open debate Americans expect.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300223743" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177103 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Productive failure http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781784992545 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Writing queer transnational South Asian art histories </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Patel, Alpesh Kantilal </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781784992545 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>This monograph provides novel methods for writing transnational South Asian art history outside of genealogy.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Art and Architecture </div> <div class="field-item even"> Philosophy of history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177007 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Protest and the politics of space and place, 1789–1848 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526116703-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Navickas, Katrina </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526116703 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20 </div> </div> </div> <p>An accessible and innovative analysis of how political groups used and contested spaces and places in protest. It uses a wide range of interesting sources, from Home Office correspondence to local magistrates, diaries and autobiographies, local newspapers, together with spatial analysis of sites of political protest plotted on historical maps.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Urban history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176990 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Pure and Modern Milk http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190655785 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An Environmental History since 1900 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Smith-Howard, Kendra </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190655785 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A close look at milk and its history as a pure and modern consumer product in American culture.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Science and technology </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177038 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Rabbi Akiva http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300204872 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sage of the Talmud </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Holtz, Barry W. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300204872 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Born in the Land of Israel around the year 50 C.E., Rabbi Akiva was the greatest rabbi of his time and one of the most important influences on Judaism as we know it today. Traditional sources tell how he was raised in poverty and unschooled in religious tradition but began to learn the Torah as an adult. In the aftermath of the destruction of Jerusalem by the Romans in 70 C.E., he helped shape a new direction for Judaism through his brilliance and his character.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300204872" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177081 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Rauschenberg / Dante http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300221565 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Drawing a Modern Inferno </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Krcma, Ed </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300221565 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £35 </div> </div> </div> <p>Dante&rsquo;s Inferno inspired Robert Rauschenberg (1925&ndash;2008) to create a series of 34 drawings that comprise one of the most remarkable creative enterprises of 20th-century American art. Completed between 1958 and 1960, XXXIV Drawings for Dante&rsquo;s Inferno introduced an innovative transfer process to the artist&rsquo;s tradition of combining found objects and photographic imagery from newspapers and other popular sources. The resulting powerful, abstract narrative runs parallel to Dante&rsquo;s allegorical journey through the underworld.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Art and Architecture </div> <div class="field-item even"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300221565" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177096 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Red Saxony http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199668786 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Election Battles and the Spectre of Democracy in Germany, 1860-1918 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Retallack, James </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199668786 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £95 </div> </div> </div> <p>Red Saxony reappraises Germany&#39;s prospects for democratic governance from the mid-nineteenth century to the collapse of the Second Reich, asking: how was Germany governed in the era of Bismarck and Kaiser Wilhelm II? How did fear of revolution push liberal and conservative parties together? How did Germany&#39;s leaders see their nation&#39;s future?</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177033 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Rethinking modern prostheses in Anglo-American commodity cultures, 1820–1939 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781526101426 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Jones, Claire L. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781526101426 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £70 </div> </div> </div> <p>A collection of essays examining the development and commodification of prostheses in Britain and America that occurred during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, due to the shift to standardized industrial manufacturing and associated market growth.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medicine </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Science and technology </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176989 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Revolution Against Empire http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300214246 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Taxes, Politics, and the Origins of American Independence </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Rivage, Justin du </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300214246 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>A bold transatlantic history of American independence revealing that 1776 was about far more than taxation without representation</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177116 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Robert Grosseteste http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780197266069-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> On Free Decision </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Lewis, Neil </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780197266069 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £90 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book contains new critical editions of the Latin texts of Robert Grosseteste&#39;s 13th century treatise on free will, De libero arbitrio, with complete English translations. Included is a substantial study of the texts, their place in Grosseteste&#39;s body of works, doctrinal content, employment by later thinkers, and manuscript sources.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177023 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Romanticism's Child http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199465897 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An Intellectual History of James Tod&#039;s Influence on Indian History and Historiography </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Rudolph, Lloyd I. </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Rudolph, Susanne Hoeber </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199465897 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £27.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Colonel James Tod was one of the earliest colonial ethnographers to document the histories and mythologies of Rajasthan. He authored the influential Annals of the History of Rajasthan in two volumes.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Historiography </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177017 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Scraps http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300212389 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Rules of the Game </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Leiris, Michel </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Davis, Lydia </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300212389 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>The second volume of Michel Leiris&#39;s hugely influential four-volume autobiographical essay, available to English-language readers in a brilliant and sensitive translation by Lydia Davis</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177099 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Scratches http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300212372 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Rules of the Game </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Leiris, Michel </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Davis, Lydia </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300212372 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A dazzling translation by Lydia Davis of the first volume of Michel Leiris&#39;s masterwork, perhaps the most important French autobiographical enterprise of the twentieth century</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177100 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online See it/Shoot it http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300218541 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Secret History of the CIA&#039;s Lethal Drone Program </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Fuller, Christopher J. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300218541 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>This eye-opening study uncovers the history of the most important instrument of U.S. counterterrorism today: the armed drone. It reveals that, contrary to popular belief, the CIA&rsquo;s covert drone program is not a product of 9/11. Rather, it is the result of U.S. counterterrorism practices extending back to an influential group of policy makers in the Reagan administration.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300218541" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177109 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Self-Evident Truths http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300197112 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Contesting Equal Rights from the Revolution to the Civil War </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Brown, Richard D. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300197112 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>From a distinguished historian, a detailed and compelling examination of how the early Republic struggled with the idea that &quot;all men are created equal&quot;</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177083 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Slavery After Rome, 500-1100 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198704058 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Rio, Alice </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198704058 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £65 </div> </div> </div> <p>What happened to slavery in Europe in the centuries following the fall of the Roman Empire? This book is the only history of slavery and serfdom to span the whole of early medieval Western Europe and addresses issues of slave-taking and slave-trading; people who became slaves as a result of a debt or a crime; even people who chose to become slaves.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Population </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177031 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online South Asia in World History http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199760343 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Gilbert, Marc Jason </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199760343 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book explores how world historical processes, from changes in environment to the movement of peoples and ideas, have shaped and continue to shape the history of South Asia and its place in the wider world.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177009 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online South Asia in World History http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780195176537 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Gilbert, Marc Jason </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780195176537 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £47.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book explores how world historical processes, from changes in environment to the movement of peoples and ideas, have shaped and continue to shape the history of South Asia and its place in the wider world.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Population </div> <div class="field-item even"> International history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177010 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Sport and Ireland http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198784517 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A History </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Rouse, Paul </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198784517 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £18.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>The first history of sport in Ireland, locating the history of sport within Irish political, social, and cultural history, and within the global history of sport. It studies the relationship between sport and national identity, how sport influences policy-making in modern states, and the ways in which sport has been colonized by the media.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177021 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Stalin's Defectors http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198798156 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> How Red Army Soldiers became Hitler&#039;s Collaborators, 1941-1945 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Edele, Mark </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198798156 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £60 </div> </div> </div> <p>The first systematic study of the phenomenon of frontline surrender to the Germans in the Soviet Union&#39;s &#39;Great Patriotic War&#39; against the Nazis in 1941-1945, showing that while people were disgruntled with Stalin&#39;s rule, most attempts to cross the frontline stemmed from a wish to survive this war, rather than a desire to support Hitler&#39;s regime.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177052 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Standing Their Ground http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190616731 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Small Farmers in North Carolina since the Civil War </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Petty, Adrienne Monteith </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190616731 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>This book explores a local iteration of a profound human experience: the transformation of agriculture. Focusing on small farm owners in North Carolina from the post-Civil War era to the post-Civil Rights era, it argues that they resisted changes to farming that did not square with their agrarian ideology. However, the antidemocratic character of the Jim Crow South weakened their resistance.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agriculture </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177066 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Strange Bird http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300215687 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Albatross Press and the Third Reich </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Troy, Michele K. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300215687 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>The first book about Albatross Press, a Penguin precursor that entered into an uneasy relationship with the Nazi regime to keep Anglo-American literature alive under fascism</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177084 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Animal in Ottoman Egypt http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190655228-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Mikhail, Alan </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190655228 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Animals in rural Egypt became enmeshed in social relationships and made possible many tasks otherwise impossible. Rather than focus on what animals represented or symbolized, Mikhail discusses their social and economic functions, as Ottoman Egypt cannot be understood without acknowledging animals as central shapers of the early modern world.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Transport </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Africa </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177029 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Army Of James II, 1685-1688. The Birth Of The British Army http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512363-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Ede-Borrett, Stephen </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512363 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2017-03-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £21.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>Between James&rsquo; accession in February 1685 and flight in December 1688 the British Armies increased four fold (the English, Scots and Irish Armies were still separate institutions and were to remain so until the early 18th Century, in the case of the Scots, and the early 19th Century in the case of the Irish); from a small force of little more than ceremonial and policing use to a fully-fledged Army with all of its necessary supporting arms and services.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512363-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176980 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Battle Of Kursk. Controversial And Neglected Aspects http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512370-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Zamulin, Valeriy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512370 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £35 </div> </div> </div> <p>In this book, noted historian of the Battle of Kursk Valeriy Zamulin, the author of multiple Russian-language books on the Battle of Kursk and Destroying the Myth: The Tank Battle at Prokhorovka, Kursk, July 1943: An Operational Narrative takes a fresh look at several controversial and neglected topics regarding the battle and its run-up. He starts with a detailed look at the Soviet and Russian historiography on the battle, showing how initially promising research was swamped by Party dogma and censorship during the Brezhnev area, before being resumed with the collapse of the Soviet Union.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Historiography </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512370-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176985 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Battle Of Majuba Hill. The Transvaal Campaign, 1880–1881 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512387-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Laband, John </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512387 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £21.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>The ignominious rout of a British force at the battle of Majuba on 27 February 1881 and the death of its commander, Major General Sir George Pomeroy-Colley, was the culminating British disaster in the humiliating Transvaal campaign of 1880&ndash;1881 in South Africa. For the victorious Boers who were rebelling against the British annexation of their republic in 1877, Majuba became the symbol of Afrikaner resistance against British imperialism.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Africa </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512387-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176986 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Bavarian Army During The Thirty Years War, 1618-1648. The Backbone Of The Catholic League http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512394-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Spring, Laurence </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512394 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Bavarian Army has been overshadowed by those of Gustavus Adolphus&rsquo; and Wallenstein&rsquo;s Armies, but it was one of only a few armies to have fought throughout the Thirty Years War, first as part of the Catholic League and then an independent army after the Peace of Prague. Among the generals of the Bavarian Army were Count Johan von Tilly and Gottfried von Pappenheim, who are two of the most famous generals of the war.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512394-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176981 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Big Muddy http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190610760 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An Environmental History of the Mississippi and Its Peoples from Hernando de Soto to Hurricane Katrina </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Morris, Christopher </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190610760 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £18.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Mississippi Valley has been a place where the battle between water and land has been a constant for centuries. It has shaped the relationship between its inhabitants and their environment long before Hurricane Katrina, though of course these events have put the topic in the headlines and made this the preeminent issue shaping the region today. In this work, Christopher Morris takes a long view of the interaction between people and the wet landscape of the Mississippi Valley from pre-contact hunter-gatherer bands to present-day industrial and post-industrial society.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177037 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The British Campaign In Abyssinia, 1867-1868 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512417 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Brice, Christopher </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512417 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.95 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Abyssinian campaign of 1867-1868 was a remarkable &ndash; and now largely forgotten &ndash; military undertaking of the Victorian era. The expedition demonstrated the power and &lsquo;reach&rsquo; of the British Empire &ndash; and no other nation at that time could have considered (let alone undertaken) such an operation. The Abyssinian Empire was a difficult country to invade due to its distance from any major port, the harshness of its terrain and the inhospitable climatic conditions that swung from blistering heat to sub-zero conditions.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Africa </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512417" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176975 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The City of London and Social Democracy http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198804116 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Political Economy of Finance in Britain, 1959 - 1979 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Davies, Aled </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198804116 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £60 </div> </div> </div> <p>How and why did social democracy give way to neoliberalism in Britain in the late twentieth century? Aled Davies asks these questions in this exploration of the City of London and its relationship with the post-war social democratic State.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177067 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Clothing of the Common Sort, 1570-1700 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198807049 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Spufford, Margaret </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Mee, Susan </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198807049 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £50 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Clothing of the Common Sort focuses on the clothing of children and young adults of the &#39;common sort&#39; during the period 1570 to 1700&mdash;the sons and daughters of &#39;ordinary&#39; people going about their daily lives in towns and villages across England.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177069 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Encyclopedia of Ancient Battles (3 volume set) http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781405186452 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Whitby, Michael </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Sidebottom, Harry </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781405186452 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £495 </div> </div> </div> <p>Focused on battle narratives of the classical world on land and at sea, this three-volume reference covers Archaic Greece in the eighth century BC to the rise of Islam in the seventh century AD.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> World </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176960 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Enlightenment on Trial http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190638726 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ordinary Litigants and Colonialism in the Spanish Empire </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Premo, Bianca </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190638726 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £64 </div> </div> </div> <p>The principal protagonists of this history of the Enlightenment are non-literate, poor, and enslaved colonial litigants who began to sue their superiors in the royal courts of the Spanish empire. With comparative data on civil litigation and close readings of the lawsuits, The Enlightenment on Trial explores how ordinary Spanish Americans actively produced modern concepts of law.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Latin America and West Indies </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177053 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Grand Strategy of Classical Sparta http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300227093 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Persian Challenge </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Rahe, Paul Anthony </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300227093 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £14.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>More than 2500 years ago a confederation of small Greek city-states defeated the invading armies of Persia, the most powerful empire in the world. In this meticulously researched study, historian Paul Rahe argues that Sparta was responsible for the initial establishment of the Hellenic defensive coalition and was, in fact, the most essential player in its ultimate victory.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient history </div> <div class="field-item even"> International history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300227093" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177098 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Handbook to Classical Mythology http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781444339604 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Zajko, Vanda </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/wiley-blackwell">Wiley-Blackwell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781444339604 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £195 </div> </div> </div> <p>A Handbook to the Reception of Classical Mythology&nbsp;presents a collection of essays that explore a wide variety of aspects of Greek and Roman myths and their critical reception from antiquity to the present day.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item even"> Ancient </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000 import.manager 176967 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Historians of Angevin England http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198769965 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Staunton, Michael </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198769965 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>Our impression of late twelfth and early thirteenth century England derives mainly from the work of contemporary historians, such as Roger of Howden, Gerald of Wales, and Gervase of Canterbury. This volume shows how these writers produced their original, engaging histories, exploring the insights they provide into medieval attitudes and mentalities</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Historiography </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177048 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Iasi—Kishinev Operation, 20-29 August 1944. The Red Army's Summer Offensive Into The Balkans http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512431 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Harrison, Richard (Translator) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512431 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £45 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Iasi&mdash;Kishinev Operation, 20-29 August 1944: The Red Army&rsquo;s Summer Offensive into the Balkans details the Soviet preparation and conduct of the Red Army&rsquo;s massive offensive into Romania in the summer of 1944. The seventh of the 10 strategic operations conducted by the Soviet armed forces that year, the operation successfully carried out the task of destroying German forces in Northern Romania and taking Germany&rsquo;s Romanian satellite out of the war, as well as being the first step in Stalin&rsquo;s consolidation of a Balkan Empire.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512431" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176976 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Icon Project http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190464189-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Architecture, Cities, and Capitalist Globalization </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Sklair, Leslie </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190464189 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £22.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Icon Project argues that the transnational capitalist class mobilizes two forms of iconic architecture -- unique icons recognized as works of art, notably designed by global starchitects (such as Frank Gehry and Zaha Hadid); and typical icons copying elements of unique icons -- to promote the same ideological message: the culture-ideology of consumerism.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Art and Architecture </div> <div class="field-item even"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Urban history </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177018 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Landing At The Dawn. Dissecting A Legend - The Landing At Anzac, Gallipoli, 25 April 1915 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512462 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Hurst, James </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512462 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Gallipoli landing of 25 April 1915 is arguably Australia&rsquo;s best known battle. It is commemorated each year with a national holiday, services, parades and great media attention. The year 2015 &ndash; the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign &ndash; was marked by great publicity and the release of many books, articles, films, documentaries and television programmes. Despite this attention, the landing is still a poorly understood battle, with the historiography coloured by a century of misinformation, assumption, folklore and legend.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512462" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176977 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Littlehampton Libels http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198799658 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A Miscarriage of Justice and a Mystery about Words in 1920s England </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Hilliard, Christopher </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198799658 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>Littlehampton in the 1920s was menaced by a bizarre poison-pen case, which required the attention of a leading Metropolitan Police detective, and resulted in four criminal trials before the real culprit was finally punished. The Littlehampton Libels untangles this mystery story, exploring the inner lives of an English working-class community.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Local and regional history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177049 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Mongols and the Islamic World http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300125337 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From Conquest to Conversion </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Jackson, Professor Peter </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300125337 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Mongol conquest of the Islamic world began in the early thirteenth century when Genghis Khan and his warriors overran Central Asia and devastated much of Iran. Distinguished historian Peter Jackson offers a fresh and fascinating consideration of the years of infidel Mongol rule in Western Asia, drawing from an impressive array of primary sources as well as modern studies to demonstrate how Islam not only survived the savagery of the conquest, but spread throughout the empire.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300125337" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177080 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Other Side Of The Wire Volume 3. With The Xiv Reserve Corps: The Period Of Transition 2 July 1916-August 1917 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512479 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Whitehead, Ralph </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/helion-company">Helion &amp; Company</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781911512479 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £45 </div> </div> </div> <p>Volume 3 carries the story of the XIV Reserve Corps through the momentous Battle of the Somme and into 1917 &ndash; a period of transition for the German Army. The old tactics and strategy of trench warfare would undergo great changes, as the German Army was transformed from a military force rooted in the 19th century into a modern 20th century fighting force with new strategies and tactics. The concept of a continuous trench system was being transformed into a defense in depth as a direct result of a shortage of men in the German Army.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781911512479" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:42 +0000 import.manager 176978 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Oxford Handbook of Environmental History http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190673482 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Isenberg, Andrew C. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190673482 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £32.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>The Oxford Handbook of Environmental History draws on a wealth of new scholarship to offer diverse perspectives on the state of the field.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Environmental history </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:44 +0000 import.manager 177012 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Oxford Handbook of Modern Irish History http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198768210 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Jackson, Alvin </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198768210 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £30 </div> </div> </div> <p>Draws from a wide range of disciplines to bring together 36 leading scholars writing about 400 years of modern Irish history.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Ancient </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177050 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Papers of Benjamin Franklin http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300222692 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Franklin, Benjamin </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Cohn, Ellen R. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300222692 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £85 </div> </div> </div> <p>The forty-second volume of the collected writings and correspondences of the American statesman, ambassador, and Founding Father Benjamin Franklin. n the spring of 1784, Franklin, John Jay, and British negotiator David Hartley exchanged ratifications of the definitive British-American peace treaty. Hoping for permission from Congress to return home, Franklin settled his accounts, negotiated a French consular convention, headed a royal commission to investigate animal magnetism, wrote several scientific theories, and published his well-known satire about rising with the sun.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300222692" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:51 +0000 import.manager 177108 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Politics of Reproduction http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198789789 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Race, Medicine, and Fertility in the Age of Abolition </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Paugh, Katherine </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198789789 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £65 </div> </div> </div> <p>In the age of abolition, British politicians, slave owners, doctors, and missionaries were promoting motherhood among women working on Caribbean plantations, as a way to sustain the labor force in the absence of new African recruits. Paugh recounts the story of a Barbadian midwife to explore how this effort was experienced by Afro-Caribbean women.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Population </div> <div class="field-item even"> Medicine </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Latin America and West Indies </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177026 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Rise and Fall of the Christian Myth http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300222890 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Restoring Our Democratic Ideals </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Mack, Burton L. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300222890 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25 </div> </div> </div> <p>A preeminent scholar explores the evolution of the Christian worldview and argues that it no longer offers a satisfactory vision for our democratic, multicultural society</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> World </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:49 +0000 import.manager 177082 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Saltwater Frontier http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300227024 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Indians and the Contest for the American Coast </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Lipman, Andrew </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300227024 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £18.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Andrew Lipman&rsquo;s eye-opening first book is the previously untold story of how the ocean became a &ldquo;frontier&rdquo; between colonists and Indians. When the English and Dutch empires both tried to claim the same patch of coast between the Hudson River and Cape Cod, the sea itself became the arena of contact and conflict. During the violent European invasions, the region&rsquo;s Algonquian-speaking Natives were navigators, boatbuilders, fishermen, pirates, and merchants who became active players in the emergence of the Atlantic World.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300227024" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177089 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Slave's Cause http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300227116 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A History of Abolition </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Sinha, Manisha </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300227116 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A groundbreaking history of abolition in the long march toward emancipation from the American Revolution through the Civil War</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Population </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177090 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Swiss and their Neighbours, 1460-1560 http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198725275 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Between Accommodation and Aggression </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Scott, Tom </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198725275 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £55 </div> </div> </div> <p>Much of early-modern Europe was built up gradually by a series of leagues and alliances, and this volume seeks to demonstrate that the Swiss Confederation was one such composite polity, surviving until the end of the ancien regime by accommodating and absorbing internal conflicts through a sense of common identity and mutual obligation.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177051 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Voice of the Past http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190671587 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Oral History (4th ed) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Thompson, Paul </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Bornat, Joanna </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190671587 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £64 </div> </div> </div> <p>Oral history and life stories, through recording the experiences of people of all kinds, invigorate both past and present, broadening life&#39;s base with unique testimony from hidden spheres of experience such as family relationships, the informal culture of work or the lives of migrants. This fully revised fourth edition of Paul Thompson&#39;s classic The Voice of the Past offers an invaluable tool for anyone using this approach.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Oral history </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177055 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The Voice of the Past http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199335466 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Oral History (4th ed) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Thompson, Paul </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Bornat, Joanna </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199335466 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £25.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Oral history and life stories, through recording the experiences of people of all kinds, invigorate both past and present, broadening life&#39;s base with unique testimony from hidden spheres of experience such as family relationships, the informal culture of work or the lives of migrants. This fully revised fourth edition of Paul Thompson&#39;s classic The Voice of the Past offers an invaluable tool for anyone using this approach.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Oral history </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177056 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online The War Beat, Europe http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190660628 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The American Media at War Against Nazi Germany </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Casey, Steven </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190660628 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £22.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A fast-paced narrative of the hard-driving American war correspondents who reported the war against Nazi Germany from the battlegrounds of North Africa, Germany, Italy, and France--and shaped the home front&#39;s perception of some of the most pivotal battles in American history.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177060 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Trade Catalogues and the American Home http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/resource/adam-matthew/trade-catalogues-and-american-home <div class="field field-type-computed field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.amdigital.co.uk/m-products/product/trade-catalogues-and-the-american-home/">See full details</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Explore domestic life, leisure and the material culture of nineteenth and twentieth century America with this new online primary source collection. Trade catalogues have been a prominent feature in commerce from the eighteenth century to present day and provide an essential visual record for teaching and research of popular culture, material culture, societal changes and the history of marketing, business and technology.</p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/adam-matthew">Adam Matthew</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.amdigital.co.uk/m-products/product/trade-catalogues-and-the-american-home/">http://www.amdigital.co.uk/m-products/product/trade-catalogues-and-the-american-...</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-resource-type"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Digital object </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Economic history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/resource/adam-matthew/trade-catalogues-and-american-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:52:30 +0000 danny.millum 177134 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Turks in the Indian Subcontinent, Central and West Asia: The Turkish Presence in the Islamic World http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198092209-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Poonawala, Ismail </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198092209 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £20.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>This is an outstanding work of collective scholarship from some of the best scholars on Islamic history. It aims to highlight the political and cultural history of the Turks not only within the context of the Indian Subcontinent where they laid the foundation of one of the biggest empires in the world through the Mughals, but also within the context of Central and West Asia.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Population </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Imperial and colonial </div> <div class="field-item even"> International history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Asia and Middle East </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> <div class="field-item even"> 16th-17th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:45 +0000 import.manager 177019 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Vincent de Paul, the Lazarist Mission, and French Catholic Reform http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780198785767 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Forrestal, Alison </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780198785767 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £70 </div> </div> </div> <p>A major reassessment of the thought and activities of the key figure of the seventeenth-century French Catholic Reformation, Vincent de Paul, exploring how he formed a congregation of secular missionaries, the Lazarists, who were responsible for the delivery of missions, formation and training of clergy, and promotion of confraternal welfare.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ecclesiastical and religious history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Europe </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 16th-17th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:47 +0000 import.manager 177045 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online War http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300175349 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An Enquiry </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Grayling, A. C. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300175349 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 2017-04-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £16.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A renowned philosopher challenges long-held views on just wars, ethical conduct during war, why wars occur, how they alter people and societies, and more</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Intellectual history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177091 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online When Britain Saved the West http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300226430 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Story of 1940 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Prior, Robin </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/yale-university-press">Yale University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780300226430 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paperback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £12.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>From the comfortable distance of seven decades, it is quite easy to view the victory of the Allies over Hitler&rsquo;s Germany as inevitable. But in 1940 Great Britain&rsquo;s defeat loomed perilously close, and no other nation stepped up to confront the Nazi threat. In this cogently argued book, Robin Prior delves into the documents of the time&mdash;war diaries, combat reports, Home Security&rsquo;s daily files, and much more&mdash;to uncover how Britain endured a year of menacing crises.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780300226430" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:50 +0000 import.manager 177101 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online When Life Strikes the President http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780190650759 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Scandal, Death, and Illness in the White House </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Engel, Jeffrey A. </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Knock, Thomas J. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780190650759 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £22.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>Life does not stop simply because someone becomes president. Death, illness, sadness, and scandal affect every president and his family--often during their time in office. Yet the work of the nation and the pressures of the job do not cease simply because a president suffers, though their reaction, suffering, and perseverance often alters the course of American history.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Medicine </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> North America </div> <div class="field-item even"> 18th-19th Century </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 20th Century </div> <div class="field-item even"> 21st Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:48 +0000 import.manager 177061 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Women in the World of Frederick Douglass http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9780199782376 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Fought, Leigh </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/oxford-university-press">Oxford University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9780199782376 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2017-06-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £19.99 </div> </div> </div> <p>A biographical study of famed abolitionist Frederick Douglass through his relationships with the women in his life that reveals the man from both a political/public and private perspective.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Population </div> <div class="field-item even"> Gender and Women </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> North America </div> <div class="field-item odd"> 18th-19th Century </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:46 +0000 import.manager 177042 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online Writing the Welsh borderlands in Anglo-Saxon England http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online/book/isbn/9781784994198 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Author(s):&nbsp;</div> Brady, Lindy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher-ref"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/history-online/publisher/manchester-university-press">Manchester University Press</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-isbn"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> ISBN:&nbsp;</div> 9781784994198 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-pub-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date published:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2017-05-01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-format"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardback </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Price:&nbsp;</div> £75 </div> </div> </div> <p>An ambitious book which argues that the March of Wales, as it existed as a legally defined space in the period after 1066, had a long pre-history as a place of encounter and interchange from the early Anglo-Saxon period. It is argued that this frontier space was not inevitably a zone of ethnic conflict, but one where hybrid identities could exist.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-categories"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cultural history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Legal history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Military/naval history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Political history </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Social history </div> <div class="field-item even"> Britain and Ireland </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Medieval </div> </div> </div> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:33:43 +0000 import.manager 176997 at http://www.history.ac.uk/history-online