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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, 25 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 3JJ; HBJF; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Yale University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780300230321
ISBN
9780300230321
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 12.56

Hardcover. This study examines the establishment and evolution of China's strategic partnerships with Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, and Venezuela. It analyzes the key debates surrounding the partnerships and argues that China has disproportionately benefited from these arrangements. Num Pages: 168 pages, 6 tables, 10 graphs. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 1KL; 3JJPR; 3JM; HBJF; JPSD; KCL; KNBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 20. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498544696
ISBN
9781498544696
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 89.86

Paperback. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVG; 3JMG; JP; KCP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 22. Weight in Grams: 228.
Publisher
Portobello Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846276248
ISBN
9781846276248
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.39

Paperback. Kusang never thought she would leave Tibet. Growing up in a remote mountain village, she married a monk and gave birth to two children. But then the Chinese army invaded, and their peaceful lives were destroyed forever. Thousands were tortured, prison camps were set up and Kusang's monastery was destroyed. Translator(s): Derbyshire, Katy. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPCT; 3JJ; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 127 x 196 x 21. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099546030
ISBN
9780099546030
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.12

Paperback. More people died in Mao's Great Famine than in the entire First World War, yet this story has remained largely untold, until now. Still banned in China, this title draws on the author's privileged access to official and unofficial sources to uncover the full human cost of the tragedy, and create an unprecedented work of historical reckoning. Editor(s): Friedman, Edward. Translator(s): Mosher, Stacy; Jian, Guo. Num Pages: 656 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJPG; HBJF; HBLW3; HBTB; JFFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 135 x 199 x 29. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Penguin
Number of pages
656
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241956984
ISBN
9780241956984
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.46

Hardcover. Examines the impact democratisation across the Middle East and North Africa, a popular subject in both academia and the more general media. Series: Library of Modern Middle East Studies. Num Pages: 228 pages. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3JM; GTJ; JPHV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Sew
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784532062
ISBN
9781784532062
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 102.55

Paperback. Provocative and engaging, this text invites you into a unique thought experiment, using portraits from some of Shakespeare's most stirring works to illustrate how our psychological understanding of human nature and personality can be significantly enriched through literature. Num Pages: 186 pages, 1 tables. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JB; 3JD; DSGS; JMS; MMJT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 151 x 14. Weight in Grams: 281.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
186
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442256798
ISBN
9781442256798
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.99
€ 15.98

Paperback. Joseph 'Tommy' Lapid (1931-2008) survived the horrors of the Holocaust to become Israel's notorious yet beloved 'big mouth': a journalist, playwright, TV star, and finally deputy prime minister and leader of the anti-Orthodox movement. His is a very personal story as well as the breathtaking saga of a nation that emerged from the ashes. Translator(s): Fallenberg, Evan. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBH; 3JJ; BGH; HBJF1; HBLW; HBTZ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 31. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
Elliott & Thompson Limited
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908739445
ISBN
9781908739445
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 10.49

Hardcover. The 1956 Suez War, fought between Egypt and the improbable coalition of Britain, France, and Israel, was a key turning point in the history of the Middle East and the Arab-Israeli conflict. This book presents a clear, comprehensive narrative of the conflict with a special emphasis on the military decisions. Num Pages: 340 pages, 25 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DDF; 1FBH; 1HBE; 3JJPG; HBJF1; HBLW3; HBW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 239 x 161 x 32. Weight in Grams: 666.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739187203
ISBN
9780739187203
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 111.77
€ 40.49

Hardcover. During World War I, Britain and France imported workers from their colonies to labor behind the front lines. The single largest group of support labor came not from imperial colonies, however, but from China. This title tells the story of the 140,000 Chinese men recruited for the Allied war effort. Num Pages: 366 pages, 30 halftones, 1 table. BIC Classification: 1D; 1FPC; 3JJF; HBJD; HBLW; HBWN; JFSL3; JWT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 164 x 31. Weight in Grams: 706.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
366
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674049994
ISBN
9780674049994
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 51.99
€ 48.48

Hardcover. Chinese journalist and intellectual Xu Zhiyuan paints a portrait of the world's second-largest economy via a thoughtful and wide-ranging series of mini essays on contemporary Chinese society. Translator(s): Deeter, Michelle; Harman, Nicky. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JM; HBJF; HBLX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 242 x 32. Weight in Grams: 532.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781859780
ISBN
9781781859780
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.69

Paperback. Chinese journalist and intellectual Xu Zhiyuan paints a portrait of the world's second-largest economy via a thoughtful and wide-ranging series of mini essays on contemporary Chinese society. Translator(s): Deeter, Michelle; Harman, Nicky. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JM; GTB; HBJF; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781859803
ISBN
9781781859803
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 9.69

Paperback. Tells the remarkable stories of men and women born in China after 1979 - the recent generations raised under China's single-child policy. From the businessman's son unable to pack his own suitcase, to the PhD student who pulled herself out of extreme rural poverty, this book shows how these generations embody the hopes and fears of a great nation. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJD; HBLW; HBTB; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 128 x 24. Weight in Grams: 228.
Publisher
Rider & Co
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846044731
ISBN
9781846044731
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 16.18

Paperback. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJC; HBJF; HBLW; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887. .
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781503601086
ISBN
9781503601086
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 29.54

Hardcover. The most up-to-date and comprehensive analysis of corruption and change in the Chinese Communist Party, Cadres and Corruption reveals the long history of the party's inability to maintain a corps of committed and disciplined cadres. Series: Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute. Num Pages: 392 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; 3JJPR; 3JM; GTB; JPL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 30. Weight in Grams: 675.
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
392
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804739580
ISBN
9780804739580
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 109.44

Paperback. The tsunami was perceived as so 'un-natural' that it provoked an immediate, unprecedented international outpouring of sympathy. It took many months, by contrast, for the story of a new famine in the Sahel to make headlines. This book endeavors to shed light on a multifaceted crisis. Editor(s): Crombe, Xavier; Jezequel, Jean-Herve. Num Pages: 278 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFDR; 3JMC; HBJH; HBLX; JKSR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 15. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
Hurst
Number of pages
278
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850659549
ISBN
9781850659549
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.63

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 3JH; BGH; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 26. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
Blink Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910536711
ISBN
9781910536711
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.81

Paperback. The First World War was fought on two fronts. In a military sense it was fought on the battlefields throughout Europe, the Gallipoli peninsular and other such theatres of war, but on the Home Front it was the arduous efforts of women that kept the country running. Num Pages: 176 pages, 176 pages of integrated illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJF; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473834149
ISBN
9781473834149
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.73

Paperback. Tarr is the blackly comic story of the lives and loves of two artists, set against the backdrop of Paris before the start of the First World War. The first edition to do the novel justice, with an introduction and notes placing it in the context of social satire and avant-garde art movements, offering new insights into a major Modernist novel. Editor(s): Klein, Scott W. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 384 pages, one map. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 18. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199567201
ISBN
9780199567201
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.98

Hardcover. This volume is a comprehensive assessment of how economic policy is made in Britain at the start of the 21st century and of how the content of taxation, spending, monetary and regulatory policy has evolved since 1945. Series: Contemporary Political Studies. Num Pages: 272 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJP; 3JM; JPQB; KCP. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 20. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333928899
ISBN
9780333928899
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 122.43

Paperback. Series: Writers' and Artists'. Num Pages: 816 pages. BIC Classification: 3JMG; CBW; GBCY; KNTP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 210 x 54. Weight in Grams: 824.
Publisher
A&C BLACK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
119th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472907073
ISBN
9781472907073
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 6.17

Paperback. In 1939, John Wright, a four-year-old boy from a deprived but loving Middlesbrough home, was uprooted from his family and evacuated to a large house in North Yorkshire, requisitioned as a nursery school. This title tells his story of love, loss and life with the delight and fear of a wartime child. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; 3JJH; BM; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452296
ISBN
9780752452296
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.04

Paperback. Help your students achieve their full potential while ensuring pace, enjoyment and motivation with this unique series from the leading history publisher; developed by expert educators who know how to instil deep subject knowledge and an appetite for lifelong learning. Series: Hodder GCSE History for Edexcel. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJG; 4KHT; YQH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 276 x 213. .
Publisher
Hodder Education United Kingdom
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Student
Condition
New
SKU
V9781471861918
ISBN
9781471861918
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.84

Paperback. Help your students achieve their full potential while ensuring pace, enjoyment and motivation with this unique series from the leading history publisher; developed by expert educators who know how to instil deep subject knowledge and an appetite for lifelong learning. Series: Hodder GCSE History for Edexcel. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJP; 4KHT; YQH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 276 x 213. .
Publisher
Hodder Education
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Student
Condition
New
SKU
V9781471861840
ISBN
9781471861840
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.89