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Paperback. The bestselling revisionist biography of one of the great women of the 16th century Num Pages: 544 pages, 24, 4 maps. BIC Classification: 1DST; BGH; HBJD; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 36. Weight in Grams: 400.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Phoenix
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753820391
ISBN
9780753820391

€ 16.99
€ 13.80

Paperback. The story of how Augustus rose from an obscure teenager to become Rome's first and greatest emperor. Num Pages: 624 pages, 36. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; BGH; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 199 x 39. Weight in Grams: 484.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753829158
ISBN
9780753829158

€ 14.99
€ 12.21

Paperback. This lively and entertaining book tells the stories of con artists, gamblers, swindlers, and other nefarious characters who stampeded west in the quest to make money off the men and women who stampeded west in search of land and gold. Num Pages: 320 pages, 22 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBBWZ; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; JKV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 154 x 17. Weight in Grams: 426.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
TwoDot
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780762789658
ISBN
9780762789658

€ 19.99
€ 19.75

Paperback. The definitive study of the Beothuk Num Pages: 640 pages, 75 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBC; HBJK; HBTB; JFC; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 156 x 46. Weight in Grams: 1050.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
McGill-Queen's University Press Canada
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
640
Condition
New
SKU
V9780773517745
ISBN
9780773517745

€ 35.99
€ 33.16

Paperback. Did Canada come of age in the 1960s, or does it remain a British country? Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBC; 3JJPK; HBJK; HBLW3; JPFN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 150 x 22. Weight in Grams: 540.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
McGill-Queen's University Press Canada
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780773536913
ISBN
9780773536913

€ 35.99
€ 33.16

Paperback. Series: McGill-Queen's Native and Northern Series. Num Pages: 392 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBC; HBJK; HBTB; JFSL9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 176 x 30. Weight in Grams: 890.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
McGill-Queen's University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780773546608
ISBN
9780773546608

€ 33.99
€ 33.00

Paperback. The New Silk Road Diplomacy traces how China, faced with internal and external challenges to its authority following the collapse of the Soviet Union, constructed a gradualist approach to Central Asia that prioritized multilateral diplomacy. Series: Contemporary Chinese Studies Series. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HBJF; JFSL3; JPA; JPSD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
University of British Columbia Press Canada
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780774816939
ISBN
9780774816939

€ 30.99
€ 27.80

Hardcover. Salt comes from the north, gold from the south, but the word of God and the treasures of wisdom are only to be found in Timbuktu. - 15th-century Malian proverb. Editor(s): Jeppie, Shamil; Diagne, Souleymane Bachir. Num Pages: 416 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1H; HBJH; JFCX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 275 x 210 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1580.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Human Sciences Research Council
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780796922045
ISBN
9780796922045

€ 66.46

Paperback. Many were filled with hopes as high as Mahjoub's stars as they crossed the kala pani (the sea) making their way from India to Durban in southern Africa in the late 1800s. But dreams of a better life were not to be for many who returned 'home'. This title helps us in understanding South African Indian history. Num Pages: 512 pages, Illustrations, facsims., maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 1HFMS; HBJF; HBJH; HBLW; JFSL3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 174 x 25. Weight in Grams: 880.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Human Sciences Research Council
Edition
Second Edition, Second edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780796922441
ISBN
9780796922441

€ 49.94

Hardback. Series: Conjunctions of Religion and Power in the Medieval Past. Num Pages: 304 pages, 4. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 1DSP; 3H; HBJD; HBLC; LNS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 635.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801439902
ISBN
9780801439902

€ 73.20

Hardcover. Num Pages: 512 pages, 25, 7 black & white halftones, 13 maps, 4 black & white line drawings, 1 tables. BIC Classification: 1DVUF; 3JD; HBJD; HBLH; HBTB; JFSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 168 x 38. Weight in Grams: 1028.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801451287
ISBN
9780801451287

€ 80.08

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBJK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 542.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801456732
ISBN
9780801456732

€ 22.67

Paperback. This study traces the American tradition of the suspicion of immigrant populations spreading disease. From the cholera outbreak of the 1930s to the associations of Haitians and AIDS, the author shows how immigrant groups have been regularly slandered as carriers of particular diseases. Num Pages: 384 pages, 27 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBJK; HBLH; HBTB; JFFN; JPVH1; MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 25. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801850967
ISBN
9780801850967

€ 30.99
€ 27.80

Paperback. Written with clear, persuasive prose, this wide-ranging analysis draws together threads of reasoning from German and Anglo-American scholars over the past 30 years and points the way for future research into unexplored areas. Series: German & European Studies. Num Pages: 416 pages, 22 halftones. BIC Classification: 1DFG; HBJD; HBLL; JPF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 23. Weight in Grams: 600.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
University of Toronto Press Canada
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780802094193
ISBN
9780802094193

€ 50.99
€ 47.71

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
University of Nebraska Press United States
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780803232907
ISBN
9780803232907

€ 18.16

Paperback. This study of the regulation of sexuality in the Qing dynasty explores the social context for sexual behavior criminalized by the state, showing how regulation shifted away from status to a new regime of gender that mandated a uniform standard of sexual morality and criminal liability for all people, regardless of their social status. Series: Law, Society & Culture in China. Num Pages: 440 pages, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JH; HBJF; HBLL; HBTB; JFSJ; LNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 27. Weight in Grams: 594.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
440
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804745598
ISBN
9780804745598

€ 31.99
€ 28.87

Paperback. "The essays, poems, and artwork included in this anthology--by the likes of Abdelkebir Khatibi, Tahar Ben Jelloun, Albert Memmi, Etel Adnan, Sembene Ousmane, Renae Depestre, and Mohamed Melehi--offer a unique window into the political and artistic imaginaries of writers and intellectuals from the Global South." Editor(s): Harrison, Olivia; Villa-Ignacio, Teresa. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HB; DQ; DS; HBJH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 452.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804796156
ISBN
9780804796156

€ 24.99
€ 23.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBJK; HBTB; JHBZ; MBP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 229 x 30. Weight in Grams: 378.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Beacon Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780807076996
ISBN
9780807076996

€ 21.99
€ 17.07

Paperback. This book tells the dramatic story of Panzer Brigade 105 and its formation, deployment, including its defence of the Siegfried Line.Referencing primary documents and interviews, Timm Haasler presents a fascinating insight into the Panzer Brigade 105. Within the book he also presents American accounts of what it was like to fight the brigade. Num Pages: 576 pages, 147 b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWMV1; JWTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 163 x 36. Weight in Grams: 958. The History of Panzer Brigade 105, September 1944. 576 pages, 147 b/w photos. This book tells the dramatic story of Panzer Brigade 105 and its formation, deployment, including its defence of the Siegfried Line.Referencing primary documents and interviews, Timm Haasler presents a fascinating insight into the Panzer Brigade 105. Within the book he also presents American accounts of what it was like to fight the brigade. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWMV1; JWTR. Dimension: 230 x 163 x 36. Weight: 946.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Stackpole Books
Number of pages
576
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811710565
ISBN
9780811710565

€ 21.99
€ 17.05

Paperback. With speed and deadly power, heavily armored tanks spearheaded the German blitzkrieg that stormed across Europe in 1939. These lethal machines engaged in some of the fiercest fighting of World War II. This reprint of a popular book tells the stories of six of the most daring and successful officers ever to command Panzers. Translator(s): Johnston, David, Governor General of Canada. Series: Stackpole Military History S. Num Pages: 448 pages, 50 b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBWQ; JWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 153 x 32. Weight in Grams: 776. German Tank Commanders of WWII. Series: Stackpole Military History S. 448 pages, 50 b/w photos. With speed and deadly power, heavily armored tanks spearheaded the German blitzkrieg that stormed across Europe in 1939. These lethal machines engaged in some of the fiercest fighting of World War II. This reprint of a popular book tells the stories of six of the most daring and successful officers ever to command Panzers. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBJD; HBWQ; JWD. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 33. Weight: 782. Translator(s): Johnston, David.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Stackpole Books
Edition
First edition thus.
Number of pages
448
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811731737
ISBN
9780811731737

€ 21.99
€ 17.05

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

€ 21.99
€ 17.05

Paperback. Despite the significant number of never-married laywomen in medieval and early modern Europe, the study of their role and position in that society has been very limited. Singlewomen in the European Past opens up this group for further investigation. Editor(s): Bennett, Judith M.; Froide, Amy M. Num Pages: 360 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3H; 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; HBJD; HBLC; HBLH; HBLL; JFFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 154 x 23. Weight in Grams: 546.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press United States
Number of pages
360
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812216684
ISBN
9780812216684

€ 29.99
€ 26.72

Paperback. Huguccio was an important lawyer of the medieval church, bishop of Ferrara, and one of the greatest representatives of twelfth-century scholasticism. In this book-length study of this influential figure, Wolfgang P. Muller provides a critical account of the biographical information on the man and his writings. Series: Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Canon Law. Num Pages: 232 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3H; HBLC1; HRCC2; LAFX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 525.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
The Catholic University of America Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813228365
ISBN
9780813228365

€ 54.07

Paperback. Num Pages: 312 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBW; JPQB; JPSF; JWMN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 17. Weight in Grams: 470.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Rutgers University Press United States
Number of pages
312
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813553528
ISBN
9780813553528

€ 39.66