0
  •  x 
No products in cart

c 1800 to c 1900

Results 193 - 216 of 1791

c 1800 to c 1900

Hardcover. The story of the naval war in the Pacific is an exciting one. Under Cochrane's audacious leadership, Chile and Peru gained their freedom from Spain, while he enhanced his reputation and made a fortune in pay and prize money. The accepted story of the war has been based on Cochrane's own version of events. But how accurate is Cochrane's account? Num Pages: 256 pages, 8 line illustrations, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1KL; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 242 x 25. Weight in Grams: 544.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845114466
ISBN
9781845114466

€ 38.99
€ 38.40

Hardcover. A personal memoir by Captain MacCarthy of the 50th Regiment Series: Spellmount Library of Military History. Num Pages: 112 pages, Ill.(some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 220 x 140 x 20. Weight in Grams: 350.
Publisher
Spellmount
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9781862271319
ISBN
9781862271319

€ 23.18

Hardcover. Presents an intimate family history, that paints a panorama of domestic life of the time, set against the backdrop of privilege, wealth and the glories of the empire. Num Pages: 95 pages, 84 integrated bw. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1FKA; 3JH; 3JJ; BM; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 195 x 16. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
Philip Wilson Publishers
Number of pages
95
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780856676826
ISBN
9780856676826

€ 21.99
€ 19.93

Hardcover. Although much has been written about Scottish involvement in slavery, the contribution of Scots to the abolition of black slavery has not yet been sufficiently recognised. This book starts with a Virginian slave seeking his freedomin Scotland in 1756 and ends with the abolition of the apprenticeship scheme in the West Indian colonies in 1838. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8 illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JF; 3JH; HBTS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 238 x 173 x 21. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748624324
ISBN
9780748624324

€ 106.50

Hardcover. Examines the impact of modernity on Greece and Turkey, and the influence of the West on these former states of the Ottoman Empire during the crucial hundred years between 1850 and 1950. This book explores the reactions and coping mechanisms displayed in both societies in reaction to Europe's all-pervasive influence. Series: Library of European Studies. Num Pages: 272 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DVG; 1DVT; 3JH; 3JJ; HBTB; JFC; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 558.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845112899
ISBN
9781845112899

€ 103.54

Hardcover. Many important right-wing political figures from the late nineteenth century and inter-war period have been over-shadowed in history by Nazi Germany and Adolf Hitler. This title assesses the careers of seventeen of the most important figures in right-wing politics in Central and Eastern Europe during this period. Editor(s): Haynes, Rebecca; Rady, Martyn. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: 1DF; 1DV; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJD; HBLW; JPHL. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 145 x 36. Weight in Grams: 572.
Publisher
Tauris Academic Studies
Number of pages
344
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845116972
ISBN
9781845116972

€ 98.51

Paperback. If one is to believe contemporary historians, the South never had a chance. This book explores not why the Confederacy collapsed so soon, but how it lasted so long. Using letters, diaries and newspapers of the day, it reveals the South's deep belief in their cause and expectations of victory. Num Pages: 230 pages, 40 halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBTB; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 203 x 177 x 20. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
230
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674160569
ISBN
9780674160569

€ 26.06

Paperback. Editor(s): Newitt, Professor Malyn. Series: Lost & Found: Classic Travel Writing S. Num Pages: 256 pages, ill. BIC Classification: 1KLS; 3JH; HBLL; HBTV. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 133. .
Publisher
Non Basic Stock Line
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904955696
ISBN
9781904955696

€ 19.37

Hardcover. Tells the story of David Livingstone's Zambesi Expedition. This book reveals the rivalry among the Victorian Britain's establishment figures and institutions, including the Foreign Office, the Royal Society, Royal Geographical Society, British Museum, and Kew Gardens and the Admiralty. Series: Tauris Historical Geography Series. Num Pages: 254 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HFMQ; 1HFMQZ; 3JH; WTLP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 27. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
242
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845117054
ISBN
9781845117054

€ 93.77

Hardcover. Provides a pan-European analysis of pauper narratives, focusing on the experiences of the sick poor in England, France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Wales. This book highlights the value of pauper narratives for exploring the agency, rhetoric and experiences of the poor and sick poor. Editor(s): King, Steven. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JF; 3JH; 3JJ; HBTB; JFFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 164 x 22. Weight in Grams: 606.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441184818
ISBN
9781441184818

€ 113.90

Paperback. The philosopher and writer Krystin Lach-Szyrma came to Britain in 1820 as tutor to two Polish princes, as their Grand Tour took them to Enlightenment Scotland, where they spent two years studying at Edinburgh University. Editor(s): McLeod, Mona Kedslie. Num Pages: 208 pages, 12 black and white illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 24. Weight in Grams: 644.
Publisher
Signal Books Ltd
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904955641
ISBN
9781904955641

€ 17.19

Paperback. This guide offers a succinct, easy-to-read introduction to the key issues and historiography of British imperialism from the late 18th century to 2002. Each chapter addresses questions posed by the nature of imperialism in its various military, economic, political and cultural forms. Series: Histories & Controversies S. Num Pages: 304 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBLL; HBLW; HBTQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 140 x 17. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333947265
ISBN
9780333947265

€ 42.18

Hardcover. Examines the processes and interactions which led to the modernisation and successful co-optation by the British government of this comparatively small branch of Shi'a Islam. The author poses several key questions regarding the wider developing relationship between movements in contemporary Islam and 'The West'. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: 3JH; 3JJ; JFSR2. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 153 x 222 x 18. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
Oxford University Press USA
Number of pages
176
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850659822
ISBN
9781850659822

€ 35.80

Hardcover.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847250575
ISBN
9781847250575

€ 44.99
€ 36.62

Paperback. In 1812 John Bellingham made his way to the Palace of Westminster. In the lobby, he shot the Prime Minister, Spencer Perceval. There was no mystery about the killer's identity, but why did he do it? This book tells the story of how John Bellingham was let down by the British Establishment and how he took his revenge. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBTB; JPWL1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 123 x 19. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750944014
ISBN
9780750944014

€ 13.19

Hardcover. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8 black & white integrated. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 1QDB; 3JH; HBJF; HBLL; HBTQ; HBTV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 225 x 146 x 25. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784531034
ISBN
9781784531034

€ 94.08

Hardcover. The 1790s was a fateful period for Britain. The French Revolution of 1789 opened an era of seismic political upheaval, one in which many features of the modern world made their first significant appearance. This work demonstrates how the latent intellectual and political anxieties were sharpened by the French Revolution. Series: International Library of Historical Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBTV; JPWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 222 x 146 x 23. Weight in Grams: 404.
Publisher
I.B. Tauris, 2006., London and New York:
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860649363
ISBN
9781860649363

€ 94.08

Hardcover. Ornamental forms in India are echoed from the walls of temples to the jewellery that drapes bodies to the surfaces of the jewellery itself. Drawing on a private New York collection, the book presents around 100 pieces of Indian jewellery, most of it gold, and much of it jewelled. Num Pages: 128 pages, 140 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 3JH; 3JJC; AFKG; AGC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 274 x 220 x 18. Weight in Grams: 938.
Publisher
Philip Wilson Publishers
Number of pages
128
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780856675997
ISBN
9780856675997

€ 34.99
€ 29.18

Paperback. First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJC; HBJK; HBLL; HBLW; HBT; JFSJ1; KNXB2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138883420
ISBN
9781138883420

€ 39.91

Hardcover. Lord Palmerston investigated the apparently minor affair of two British traders whose enterprise on the Rio Nunez in West Africa had been attacked by Belgian trading rivals. Research and new material detail his personal handling of this in the midst of affairs of state. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations, maps, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1HFD; 3JH; HBJD1; HBJH; HBLL; JPSD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 34. Weight in Grams: 662.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860641091
ISBN
9781860641091

€ 103.52

Hardcover. Vasily Kandinsky was born in Moscow in 1866 and, at the age of thirty, decided to study painting in Munich. He moved to Paris in 1934 and continued to draw and paint until his death in 1944. This volume catalogue raisonne of Kandinsky's drawings publishes many drawings and presents insights into the artist's creative process. Num Pages: 496 pages, 75 colour, 1000 mono. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 3JH; 3JJ; AFF; AGB; AGC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 298 x 282 x 33. Weight in Grams: 2606.
Publisher
Philip Wilson Publishers
Number of pages
496
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780856676369
ISBN
9780856676369

€ 141.98
€ 127.93

Hardcover. Weaves together scientific and historical evidence to demonstrate the vast role the New Madrid earthquakes played in the United States in the early nineteenth century, shaping the settlement patterns of early western Cherokees and other Indians, heightening the credibility of Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa for their Indian League in the War of 1812. Num Pages: 480 pages, 26 halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBBSM; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; PDX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 33. Weight in Grams: 771.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
480
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226053899
ISBN
9780226053899

€ 44.79

Hardcover. This set includes works by a number of major writers on corporate governance in the late 19th century. The books presented here capture that debate in all its variety, and the views of their authors continue to resonate in the early 21st century after the downfall of Enron and WorldCom. Editor(s): Witzel, Morgen. Num Pages: 2400 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJC; KCZ; KN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 229. Weight in Grams: 3901.
Publisher
Thoemmes Continuum
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843710899
ISBN
9781843710899

€ 911.93

Hardcover. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBN; 3JH; HBJF1; HBLL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd. United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784531515
ISBN
9781784531515

€ 88.47