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Paperback. Perhaps the most profound cultural change in modern Irish history has been the replacement of Irish by English as the main vernacular of the general population in the centuries since the conquest of Ireland in the sixteenth century. Num Pages: 52 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 283 x 231 x 5. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780990468677
ISBN
9780990468677

€ 13.99
€ 12.02

Hardcover.
Publisher
Liverpool University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
186
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846318467
ISBN
9781846318467

€ 95.01

Hardcover. Sets Hoggs' contributions for this 19th century periodical in full cultural context, with detailed annotation and a convenient and complete editorial apparatus. Editor(s): Richardson, Thomas C. Series: The Collected Works of James Hogg. Num Pages: 655 pages, music. BIC Classification: 3JH; D. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 51. Weight in Grams: 1132.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
655
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748624881
ISBN
9780748624881

€ 90.19

Hardcover. A study of the various aspects of British imperialism in Southeast Asia between 1770 and 1890. The author traces the steps leading to the consolidation of British interest in the area, including the acquisition of Penang and the growth of British and Indian industrial and commercial interest. Series: International Library of Historical Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1FM; 3JF; 3JH; HBJD1; HBJF; HBLL; HBTQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 225 x 143 x 27. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860641718
ISBN
9781860641718

€ 99.13

Hardcover. Num Pages: 184 pages, 30 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1QDB; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBTQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 224 x 16. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474230155
ISBN
9781474230155

€ 68.82

Paperback. Josephine was Napoleon's love, but unable to have children, he divorced her in the cause of creating a dynasty. Of his second wife, Louise, an Austrian princess, he said 'I have married a womb!' In addition there were several lively sisters; and a string of mistresses. Last, but not least, there was Madame Mere, Napoleon's powerful mother. Num Pages: 304 pages, 32 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JH; BGH; HBJD; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 159 x 233 x 17. Weight in Grams: 638.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781551776
ISBN
9781781551776

€ 20.32

Hardcover. This volume challenges the widespread belief that scientific knowledge as such is international. Employing case studies from Austria, Poland, the Czech lands, and Hungary, the authors show how scientists in the late Habsburg Monarchy simultaneously nationalized and internationalized their knowledge. Editor(s): Ash, Mitchell G.; Surman, Jan. Num Pages: 268 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1QDU; 3JH; HBJD; HBLL; PDX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 222 x 137 x 20. Weight in Grams: 452.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230289871
ISBN
9780230289871

€ 95.00

Hardcover. This introductory history of the Scottish diaspora (c.1700 to 1945) explores migration, Scots' experiences where they landed and the reverse impact of this migration on Scotland. It examines the geographies of the diaspora and key theories, concepts and themes, including associationalism and return migration. Includes conceptual case studies. Num Pages: 272 pages, 30 b+w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JF; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBLL; HBLW; HBTB. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 164 x 234 x 23. Weight in Grams: 602.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748648931
ISBN
9780748648931

€ 84.25

Hardcover. Eve A. Pollecoff here tells the story of Otto Markus - 'Pioneer Merchant Trader' - who established his East African Trading Company in the wake of growing British interest in East Africa: especially Kenya and Uganda. Num Pages: 224 pages, 32 in 16pp bw plates. BIC Classification: 1HFGK; 1HFGU; 3JH; BGH; HBTQ; KCLT. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 151 x 223 x 22. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
Radcliffe Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848859371
ISBN
9781848859371

€ 38.99
€ 38.34

Paperback. Born in Usk, Gwent, in 1823, Alfred Russel Wallace left school at fourteen and in his mid-twenties spent four years in the Amazon collecting for museums and wealthy patrons, only to lose all his finds in a shipboard fire in mid-Atlantic. This title reveals Wallace as a courageous and unconventional explorer. Num Pages: 352 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JH; BG; PD; PS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 28. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712665773
ISBN
9780712665773

€ 19.99
€ 15.43

Hardcover. A thematic overview of how childhood and the family were perceived in the period from 1800 to 1900, covering life cycle, relationships, community, economy, the state, the environment, education, religion and health. Editor(s): Heywood, Colin. Series: The Cultural Histories. Num Pages: 254 pages, 28 illus. BIC Classification: 3JH; HBLL; HBTB; JFSP1; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 252 x 177 x 17. Weight in Grams: 654.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
254
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847887986
ISBN
9781847887986

€ 83.97

Hardcover. At the turn of the 19th century, Hungarian-speaking Hungarians sought to assimilate Hungary's ethnic minorities into a new idea of nationhood, the country's Slavs instead imagined a proud multi-ethnic and multi-lingual state whose citizens could freely use their native languages. This book presents the story of how and why Slovakia came to be. Series: International Library of Political Studies. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DVH; 1DVKS; 3JH; HBJD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 215 x 125 x 15. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
Tauris Academic Studies
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848850743
ISBN
9781848850743

€ 98.53

Hardcover. The political economy of Iran underwent the fundamental transition from feudalism to modernity from the early 19th to the 20th century. This book provides a critical analysis of Iran's economic, social and political development and shows how the path to modernity, far from smooth, was hindered by both internal and international factors. Series: International Library of Iranian Studies. Num Pages: 400 pages, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: 1FBN; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJF1; HBLL; HBLW; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 160 x 32. Weight in Grams: 680.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
400
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848856721
ISBN
9781848856721

€ 99.13

Hardcover. Will Crooks was a member of the Coopers' Union for fifty-five years, and a pioneer of the trade union and Labour movement for over thirty. This work presents a political biography of a Labour figure, at both a local and national level, and an important reinterpretation of the early trade union and labour movement from the 1880s to the 1920s. Series: International Library of Political Studies. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJC; BGH; JPFF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 144 x 26. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Tauris Academic Studies
Number of pages
296
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845111687
ISBN
9781845111687

€ 98.53

Hardcover. Series: Library of Victorian Studies. Num Pages: 320 pages, 8 integrated bw. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DBR; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 220 x 144 x 23. Weight in Grams: 426.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780763446
ISBN
9781780763446

€ 94.08

Paperback. The hundred years from 1850 to 1950 were London's railway century, an era during which the city was defined by its railways: grimy and utilitarian yet at the same time elegant and innovative. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JH; 3JJ; WGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 235 x 12. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752462912
ISBN
9780752462912

€ 16.29

Hardcover. Drawing upon source documents, this title provides a comprehensive study of the Tanzimat reforms in Iraq in the nineteenth century, focusing on aspects of political reform, modernization and development and analyzing both the successes and failures of the reform process. Series: Library of Ottoman Studies. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1FBQ; 3JH; HBJF1; HBLL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 158 x 223 x 30. Weight in Grams: 528.
Publisher
Tauris Academic Studies
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848854253
ISBN
9781848854253

€ 98.53

Hardcover. An interdisciplinary study that explores both the personal and political significance of climate in the Victorian imagination. It analyses foreboding imagery of miasma, sludge and rot across non-fictional and fictional travel narratives, speeches, private journals and medical advice tracts. Series: Edinburgh Critical Studies in Victorian Culture. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 3JH; DSBF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 236 x 17. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748692958
ISBN
9780748692958

€ 78.84

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
€ 38.29

Hardcover. Between the years 1707 and 1857, the cultural centre of Delhi in North India was the locus of a dramatic shift of power with the decline of the Mughal Empire and the rise of the British Raj. This book paints a portrait of this important city and its art, artists, and patrons. Editor(s): Dalrymple, William; Sharma, Yuthika. Series: Asia Society. Num Pages: 224 pages, 150 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 3JF; 3JH; ACBP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 308 x 236 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1554. Series: Asia Society. 224 pages, 150 colour illustrations. Editor(s): Dalrymple, William; Sharma, Yuthika. Between the years 1707 and 1857, the cultural centre of Delhi in North India was the locus of a dramatic shift of power with the decline of the Mughal Empire and the rise of the British Raj. This book paints a portrait of this important city and its art, artists, and patrons. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1FKA; 3JF; 3JH; ACBP. Dimension: 308 x 236 x 28. Weight: 1554.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300176667
ISBN
9780300176667

€ 64.39

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. Num Pages: 424 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 1FM; 3JD; 3JH; GBCR; HBJF; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 245 x 176 x 26. Weight in Grams: 860.
Publisher
Manohar Publishers and Distributors
Number of pages
424
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9788173043703
ISBN
9788173043703

€ 48.99
€ 17.53

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