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c 1800 to c 1900

Hardcover. Borrowing from translation and reading studies and weaving together the history of science with intellectual history, this title explores Darwin's global appeal from the perspective of several generations of Arabic readers and shows how Darwin's writings helped alter the social and epistemological landscape of the Arab learned classes. Num Pages: 440 pages, 22 halftones. BIC Classification: 3JH; HRAM3; PDX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 162 x 241 x 29. Weight in Grams: 746.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
440
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226001302
ISBN
9780226001302
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 93.72
€ 77.41

Hardback. In so doing, Machor takes us ever closer to understanding the particular and varying reading strategies of historical audiences and how they impacted authors' conceptions of their own readership. Num Pages: 424 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; 3JH; DSBF; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 159 x 39. Weight in Grams: 710.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
424
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801898747
ISBN
9780801898747
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 77.91
€ 70.46

Paperback. In Reading on the Farm, Lydia Wevers uses the library on Brancepeth Station in the Wairarapa, its staff and users as the ground for an extended reflection on the meaning of books, reading and intellectual life in colonial New Zealand. Num Pages: 344 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1MBN; 3JH; DSBF; DSBH; HBTB; JFSF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 140 x 23. Weight in Grams: 531.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Victoria University Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780864736352
ISBN
9780864736352
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 26.48

Hardback. From the rise of ticker-tape technology to the development of conspiracy theories, Reading the Market argues that commentary on the Stock Exchange between 1870 and 1915 changed how Americans understood finance-and explains what our pervasive interest in Wall Street says about us now. Series: New Studies in American Intellectual and Cultural History. Num Pages: 336 pages, 19, 19 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJC; HBTB; JFCA; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 26. Weight in Grams: 590.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421420608
ISBN
9781421420608
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.37
€ 46.45

Paperback. Reading Victorian Poetry offers close readings of poems from the Victorian era by a highly renowned scholar. The selection includes a range of canonical and lesser known writers. Series: Wiley Blackwell Reading Poetry. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JH; DSBF; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United States
Number of pages
248
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781119121411
ISBN
9781119121411
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.79

Hardcover. Through extensive reading and reflection, Abraham Lincoln fashioned a mind as powerfully intellectual and superlatively communicative as that of any other American political leader. Bray connects Lincoln's inspiring rise to greatness to the content of his reading. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; DSB; HBJK; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
First Edition (US) First Printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809329953
ISBN
9780809329953
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 36.63

Paperback. Employing a wide range of sources, the author examines the organizations that staffed and managed black schools in the South, with particular attention paid to the activities of the Freedman's Bureau. He looks as well at those who came to teach, a diverse group - white, black, Northern, Southern - and at the curricula and textbooks they used. Series: African American Studies. Num Pages: 368 pages, 10 halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; JFSL3; JN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 20. Weight in Grams: 431.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226539294
ISBN
9780226539294
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 51.99
€ 40.72

Paperback. An anthology of essays that describes Arkansas' pivotal role in America's first truly foreign war. It examines the role of the citizen-soldier, the impact of war preparations upon the citizenry, movement of troops and yet-to-be organized volunteers, and the war's effect on Americans' perception of their nation. Editor(s): Frazier, William; Christ, Mark K. Num Pages: 216 pages, 20 portraits, battlefield etchings, flags & other illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBSR; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; JW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 227.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Butler Centre for Arkansas Studies United States
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9780980089752
ISBN
9780980089752
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 18.88

An anthology of essays that describes Arkansas' pivotal role in America's first truly foreign war. It examines the role of the citizen-soldier, the impact of war preparations upon the citizenry, movement of troops and yet-to-be organized volunteers, and the war's effect on Americans' perception of their nation. Editor(s): Frazier, William; Christ, Mark K. Num Pages: 216 pages, 20 portraits, battlefield etchings, flags & other illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBSR; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; JW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 363.
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Butler Centre for Arkansas Studies United States
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9781935106050
ISBN
9781935106050
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.32
€ 46.67

Hardback. In the years following the invention of photography in 1839, practitioners in France gave shape to this intriguing new medium through experimental printing techniques and innovative compositions. Num Pages: 240 pages, 212 Colour. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JH; AJC; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 255 x 304 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1708.
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781606065105
ISBN
9781606065105
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 58.58
€ 45.69

Paperback. Coming to prominence with the 19th-century novel, literary realism has most often been associated with the insistence that art cannot turn away from the more sordid and harsh aspects of human existence. This volume offers a clear, reader-friendly guide to debates around realism. Series: The New Critical Idiom. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JH; DSA; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 128 x 12. Weight in Grams: 220.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415229395
ISBN
9780415229395
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 26.63

Hardcover. This work offers an interdisciplinary view of American culture in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The author examines the ways in which the works of writers and filmmakers from 1885 to 1925 shaped and were shaped by the business, politics and social life of the period. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJ; APFA; DSBF; DSBH; JFC; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 24. Weight in Grams: 630.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
University of Georgia Press
Edition
1st Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820317304
ISBN
9780820317304
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 51.99
€ 43.75

An annotated edition of Rebecca Harding Davis's 1904 autobiography, "Bits of Gossip", and a family history written for her children. The memoirs are not traditional autobiography; rather, they present Davis's perspective on the cultural changes that occurred during her lifetime. Editor(s): Lasseter, Janice Milner; Harris, Sharon M. Num Pages: 224 pages, 11 illustrations, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; 3JH; BGA; DSBF; DSK; HBJK; HBLL; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 503.
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826513540
ISBN
9780826513540
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 80.83
€ 73.06

Hardcover. Series: Texas A & M University Military History S. Num Pages: 276 pages, illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 3JH; HBJK; HBLH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 165 x 25. Weight in Grams: 658.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Texas A&M University Press
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780890966563
ISBN
9780890966563
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 45.99
€ 38.66

Hardcover. This study examines the role of the state of Florida in the American Civil War. It made a contribution to the Confederate effort far out of proportion to its small population. An area of great agricultural potential, rebel leaders quickly came to regard Florida as an abundant food source. Num Pages: 232 pages, 7 halftones, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ; KNAC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 535.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
University Alabama Press
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780817307769
ISBN
9780817307769
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 32.57

The largest diary in confederate history. Editor(s): Robertson, James I. Series: Modern War Studies. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 38. Weight in Grams: 825.
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University Press of Kansas United States
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700621231
ISBN
9780700621231
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 100.75
€ 90.28

Paperback. Series: Michigan Monographs in Chinese Studies. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JH; HBJF; HBLL. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1975
Publisher
Center for Chinese Studies/University of Michigan
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892640218
ISBN
9780892640218
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.26

Hardback. Argues persuasively that the size, scope, and intensity of black resistance in the Second Seminole War makes it the largest sustained slave insurrection in American history. Series: The New Black Studies Series. Num Pages: 264 pages, 32 black and white photographs, 7 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBBFL; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBTS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 30. Weight in Grams: 590.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
University of Illinois Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9780252036910
ISBN
9780252036910
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 125.66

hardcover. This work is a history of the Rock Island Barracks, one of the Union's largest camps for Confederate prisoners. The testimony of its most famous (albeit fictional) inmate Ashley Wilkes of "Gone with the Wind" fame, has helped to seal its harsh reputation. Num Pages: 250 pages, illustrations, photographs. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBTB; HBWJ; JKVP1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 162 x 24. Weight in Grams: 603.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Northern Illinois University Press United States
Number of pages
250
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780875802671
ISBN
9780875802671
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.25

Paperback. Profiles five rebellious figures who launched Northampton's abolitionist movement and, through their individual stories, the author traces the evolution of the antislavery movement in western Massachusetts and links it to broader developments in economics, civil life, and political affairs. Num Pages: 148 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBES; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBTS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University of Massachusetts Press United States
Number of pages
148
Condition
New
SKU
V9781625341181
ISBN
9781625341181
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 26.48

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