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Hardcover. From the migrations out of Africa by our earliest ancestors to the voyages into space, this title brings to life seventy of humanity's most remarkable journeys. It includes hundreds of evocative photographs, paintings, illustrations and portraits, and specially commissioned maps. Num Pages: 304 pages, 420 illustrations, 331 in colour. BIC Classification: HBG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 266 x 207 x 34. Weight in Grams: 1606.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Condition
New
SKU
KRA0013646
ISBN
9780500251294

€ 18.95

Paperback. Suitable for upper division courses in Diplomatic History, Diplomacy and Statecraft, or history of foreign relations. This title is divided into three parts: the first section is a survey of international history and diplomacy; the second part is about specific problems; and the third explores ethics and other restraints on force and statecraft. Num Pages: 316 pages, 5 halftones, 5 maps, 2 line drawings. BIC Classification: HBG; JPSD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 155 x 21. Weight in Grams: 454. Good clean copy, minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRD0000110
ISBN
9780195162493

€ 4.64

Paperback. Presents history of global change from 1945 onwards. This title explores therapid changes in the Middle East, the end of apartheid in South Africa and the aims of American foreign policy. It concludes with an epilogue which examines the direction of post-1945 history as the world enters the twenty-first century. Num Pages: 608 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 3JJP; HBG; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 26. Weight in Grams: 420.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
3 Rev Upd
Number of pages
608
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140268751
ISBN
9780140268751

€ 18.99
€ 15.04

Hardback. Exploring as to how a sense of being 'a Christian', or of 'Christian identity', was shaped within the setting of the Jewish and Graeco-Roman world, this work shows that, there were similarities and differences in the ways Jews and others were thinking about themselves, and asks what made early Christianity distinctive. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3D; DSBB; HBG; HRCC1; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 149 x 31. Weight in Grams: 630.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199262892
ISBN
9780199262892

€ 249.69

Paperback. Num Pages: 480 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 232 x 186 x 23. Weight in Grams: 590.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Pearson Education (US) United States
Edition
7th Edition
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9780205708321
ISBN
9780205708321

€ 66.36

Paperback. Translator(s): Cochrane, L.G. Num Pages: 354 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG; PDA; RBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 155 x 228 x 22. Weight in Grams: 566.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Number of pages
354
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226728322
ISBN
9780226728322

€ 44.09

Hardback. Public discourse and everyday life during the last days of Yugoslavia Series: New Anthropologies of Europe. Num Pages: 336 pages, 10 b&w illus. BIC Classification: 1D; 1DV; GTB; HBG; HBJD; HBLW; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 29. Weight in Grams: 636.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253356239
ISBN
9780253356239

€ 76.56

Hardcover. Editor(s): Miskovic, Natasa; Fischer-Tine, Harald; Boskovska, Nada. Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia. Num Pages: 250 pages, 4 black & white illustrations, 4 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBG; HBLW; JPS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 244 x 169 x 19. Weight in Grams: 498.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Routledge
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415742634
ISBN
9780415742634

€ 151.46

Paperback. Eleven scholars renowned for their penetrating analysis of Mao during his life, here make their assessments of his career and influence, after his death. Editor(s): Wilson, Dick. Series: Contemporary China Institute Publications. Num Pages: 344 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG; HBLA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 20. Weight in Grams: 440.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1977
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
344
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521291903
ISBN
9780521291903

€ 35.18

Paperback. The Making of Peace studies the difficulties that statesmen have confronted in attempting to put back together the pieces after a major conflict. Editor(s): Murray, Williamson; Lacey, Jim. Num Pages: 408 pages, 7 maps. BIC Classification: GTJ; HBG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 23. Weight in Grams: 548.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
404
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521731935
ISBN
9780521731935

€ 29.99
€ 28.72

Paperback. Empires - vast states of territories and peoples united by force and ambition - have dominated the political landscape for more than two millennia. This title departs from conventional European and nation-centered perspectives to take a look at how empires relied on diversity to shape the global order. Num Pages: 528 pages, 44 halftones. 34 line illus. BIC Classification: 1QD; HBG; HBJQ; HBL; HBTQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 179 x 41. Weight in Grams: 1128.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Edition
unknown
Number of pages
528
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691152363
ISBN
9780691152363

€ 31.99
€ 28.30

Paperback. The controversial memoir of a top British spy which finally reveals what really went on behind the scenes of the Falklands War Num Pages: 400 pages, 16, 34 maps. BIC Classification: 1MTASF; 3JJPN; HBG; HBLW3; HBW; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 135 x 31. Weight in Grams: 436.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
W&N
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753821862
ISBN
9780753821862

€ 16.99
€ 13.47

Paperback. Despite the gigantic effort and the resulting decimation of German forces, events on the Eastern Front are neglected by historians who focus instead on German defeats in Normandy and the Ardennes. This account details the battles on the Eastern Front from the summer of 1944 until the fall of Budapest in early 1945. Series: Stackpole Military History S. Num Pages: 296 pages, 20 b/w photos & 10 maps. BIC Classification: HBG; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 153 x 20. Weight in Grams: 546.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Stackpole Books United States
Edition
0th Edition
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811733717
ISBN
9780811733717

€ 20.99
€ 16.61

Paperback. Presents the history of British colonial doctrine and its contribution to the emergence of rural development and environmental policies. This work examines the way that development as a framework of ideas and institutional practices emerged out of the strategic engagement between science and the state at the climax of the British Empire. Series Editor(s): Webb, James L. A., Jr. Series: Series in Ecology & History. Num Pages: 408 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; HBG; HBLW; HBTQ; HBTR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UF) Further/Higher Education; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 26. Weight in Grams: 585.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Ohio University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
408
Condition
New
SKU
V9780821417188
ISBN
9780821417188

€ 34.99
€ 31.18

Hardcover. The twentieth century witnessed genocides, ethnic cleansing, forced population expulsions, shifting borders, and other disruptions on an unprecedented scale. This book examines the work of memory and the ethics of healing in post authoritarian societies that have experienced state-perpetrated violence. Editor(s): Silberman, Marc; Vatan, Florence. Series: Studies in European Culture and History. Num Pages: 270 pages, 18 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBG; HBLW; JFFE; JPVR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 222 x 138 x 20. Weight in Grams: 446.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137343512
ISBN
9781137343512

€ 111.36
€ 106.96

Hardback. Editor(s): Friedeburg, Robert von. Num Pages: 321 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 3H; 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; HBG; HBJD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 22. Weight in Grams: 561.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Palgrave USA United States
Number of pages
321
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403934550
ISBN
9781403934550

€ 111.36
€ 106.96

Hardback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: HBG; HBLA1; HBW; HD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Format
Hardback
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472418173
ISBN
9781472418173

€ 145.53

Hardcover. Editor(s): Gerritsen, Anne; Riello, Giorgio. Series: Writing History. Num Pages: 352 pages, 86 bw illus. BIC Classification: HBAH; HBG; JFCD. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 162 x 236 x 22. Weight in Grams: 664.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472518576
ISBN
9781472518576

€ 115.87

Paperback. In this extraordinary and powerful book, now available in paperback, Fatima Mernissi, one of the most original and distinctive voices in the Islamic world, uncovers a hidden history of women leaders of Islamic states stretching back over fifteen centuries. Num Pages: 240 pages, 0. BIC Classification: 1QFM; 3F; 3H; 3J; HBG; JFFK; JFSR2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 15. Weight in Grams: 350.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745614199
ISBN
9780745614199

€ 24.50

Paperback. An introduction to a fresh way of looking at history, from a perspective that stretches from the beginning of time onwards. Beginning with the Big Bang, it views the interaction of the natural world with the arrivals in flora and fauna, including human beings. Series: California World History Library. Num Pages: 672 pages, 8 b/w illustrations, 39 line illustrations, 9 maps, 32 tables. BIC Classification: HBG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 155 x 43. Weight in Grams: 892. An Introduction to Big History. Series: California World History Library. 672 pages, Illustrations, maps. An introduction to a fresh way of looking at history, from a perspective that stretches from the beginning of time onwards. Beginning with the Big Bang, it views the interaction of the natural world with the arrivals in flora and fauna, including human beings. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: HBG. Dimension: 228 x 155 x 43. Weight: 874.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
University of California Press
Edition
Second Edition, With a New Preface
Number of pages
672
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520271449
ISBN
9780520271449

€ 36.53

Paperback. Examines the effects of the Second World War on women's sense of themselves. Using oral history it explores the interaction between cultural representations of men and women in the war, and women's own narratives of their wartime lives. Num Pages: 356 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG; HBTB; HBWQ; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 140 x 22. Weight in Grams: 484.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
356
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719044618
ISBN
9780719044618

€ 23.99
€ 23.17

Paperback. This source book chronicles the history of the most controversial conflict of the 20th century, beginning with the birth of the Vietnamese communist party in 1930 and ending with the Vietnamese revolution in 1975. The text combines short essays with original documents to illustrate the debate. Series Editor(s): Bennett, Harry. Series: Documents in Contemporary History. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FMV; 1KBB; 3JJ; HBG; HBJF; HBLW; HBWS2; JPS; JWL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 154 x 216 x 13. Weight in Grams: 286.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719054907
ISBN
9780719054907

€ 19.83

Paperback. Containing chapters that deal with travel narratives, cosmography, commerce, and medical botany, this book examines how ideas and methods are deployed to make German commentators experts in the overseas world, and how this incorporation established the discoveries as important intellectual, commercial, and scientific developments. Series: Studies in Early Modern German History. Num Pages: 320 pages, 5 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG; HBTB; RGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 426.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
University of Virginia Press
Edition
F First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813927343
ISBN
9780813927343

€ 31.09

Paperback. Num Pages: 388 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJ; HBG; HBJD; HBTV; HBTZ; HBWN; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780141976372
ISBN
9780141976372

€ 9.97

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