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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. Offers a glimpse of life in the Oxford in the 1950s and '60s, which started with post-war austerity and ended with Britain becoming the music and fashion capital of the world. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; 3JJPG; 3JJPK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452197
ISBN
9780752452197
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.71

Paperback. Soviet socialism was based on paradoxes that were revealed by the peculiar experience of its collapse. Focusing on the transformation of the 1950's at the level of discourse, ideology, language, and ritual, this book traces the emergence of multiple unanticipated meanings, communities, relations, and pursuits that this transformation enabled. Series: In-Formation. Num Pages: 352 pages, 15 halftones. 3 line illus. 4 tables. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 3JJPK; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; HBJD; HBLW3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 231 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 498.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691121178
ISBN
9780691121178
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 35.35

Paperback. For seven years in the 1970s, the author lived in a village in northeast China as a farmer. In 1989 he returned as an anthropologist to begin the span of 11 years' fieldwork that has resulted in this work - an account of family change and the transformation of private life in rural China. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJP; JFSF; JHBK; JHMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 20. Weight in Grams: 440.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804744560
ISBN
9780804744560
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 25.24

Paperback. Leading economic historians present a groundbreaking series of country case studies exploring the formation of fiscal states in Eurasia. Editor(s): Yun Casalilla, Bartolome; O'Brien, Patrick K. Num Pages: 494 pages, 41 b/w illus. 52 tables. BIC Classification: 3J; HBG; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 153 x 32. Weight in Grams: 716.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107521278
ISBN
9781107521278
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.54

Paperback. A unique insight into modern China by a leading author Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJP; 3JM; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 184.
Publisher
Duckworth
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780715645512
ISBN
9780715645512
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.50

Paperback. The bestselling memoir of youngest ever NOBEL PRIZE winner, Malala Yousafzai, the schoolgirl who stood up to the Taliban. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations (colour). BIC Classification: 1FKP; 3JM; BGHA; JFSJ1; JN; JPVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 25. Weight in Grams: 334.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
W&N
Condition
New
SKU
9781780226583
ISBN
9781780226583
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.18

Paperback. The bestselling memoir of NOBEL PRIZE winner, Malala Yousafzai, the school girl who stood up to the Taliban. I AM MALALA inspired the acclaimed new film HE NAMED ME MALALA, directed by Oscar-winner Davis Guggenheim. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1FKP; 3JM; BGHA; JFSJ1; JN; JPVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
W&N
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474602112
ISBN
9781474602112
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.25

Map. Series: Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Tyneside. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 3JH; WQH; WTRM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 120 x 2. Weight in Grams: 24. Tyneside Sheet 9. Series: Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Tyneside. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 3JH; WQH; WTRM. Dimension: 204 x 120 x 2. Weight: 26.
Publisher
Alan Godfrey Maps
Publication date
1984
Edition
Facsimile of 1895 ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780907554820
ISBN
9780907554820
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 6.48

Paperback. France's drift into war and subsequent collapse have often been attributed to her level of confidence. Either she had too much, or too little. This work contends that these two moods were not mutually exclusive, that they co-existed throughout the interwar years. Series: Making of the Twentieth Century. Num Pages: 200 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBJD; HBWQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 11. Weight in Grams: 258.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
Edition
1996th Edition
SKU
V9780333575536
ISBN
9780333575536
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 39.68

Paperback. The true life saga of a family with a special gift Num Pages: 288 pages, 1 x 8pp plate section. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; 3JJ; BGXA; HBJD1; HBLW; HRQM2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 134 x 18. Weight in Grams: 206.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton General Division United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444714258
ISBN
9781444714258
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.04

Hardcover. James VI & I had a series of notorious male favourites. These affairs were almost certainly sexual. They diminished the majesty of the monarchy and raised the spectre of a sodomitical court and effeminized nation. It is a story of political intrigue coloured by sodomy, pederasty, and gender instability as backdrop to the English Civil War. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JD; BGH; BGR; HBJD1; HBLH; HBTB; JFSK2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 242 x 29. Weight in Grams: 610.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781555439
ISBN
9781781555439
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 29.26

Paperback. This examination of Japanese imperialism focuses on the domestic impact of Japan's activities in Northeast China between 1931 and 1945, to consider the "metropolitan effects" of empire building - how the Japanese people imagined and experienced the empire they called Manchukuo. Series: Twentieth-century Japan: The Emergence of a World Power S. Num Pages: 500 pages, 1 map, 15 tables. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JJG; 3JJH; HBJF; HBLW; HBTB; HBTQ; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 152 x 229 x 35. Weight in Grams: 702.
Publisher
University of California Press United States
Number of pages
500
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520219342
ISBN
9780520219342
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 34.28

Hardcover. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; HBLL; HBLW; HRAX; HRQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 164 x 24. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
296
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199892945
ISBN
9780199892945
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 46.73

Paperback. VF-9 was activated in March 1942 as part of Carrier Air Group (CAG) 9, one of the many air groups the US Navy was hurriedly forming in the aftermath of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. This title deals with this topic. Illustrator(s): Laurier, Jim. Series: Aircraft of the Aces. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJH; HBJK; HBLW; HBWQ; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 184 x 8. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782003359
ISBN
9781782003359
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 14.17

Paperback. Presents the real story of Scotland's soldiers in the First World War. This book focuses on the experiences of those who served in the Scottish divisions. It charts the course of emotions from initial enthusiasm in August 1914 through to outright disillusionment with the continuation of the war in 1917. Num Pages: 256 pages, 56. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBWN; JWLF; JWTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 21. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752439501
ISBN
9780752439501
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1FMM; 3JJPL; BGH; HBWQ; JWXR; JWXV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 153. .
Publisher
Sally Milner Publishing Pty Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781863514958
ISBN
9781863514958
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 21.13

Paperback. The first book on the tabloid news machine and its phone-hacking scandals in the mould of bestselling Flat Earth News. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JMG; JFFX; JFM; JPZ; KNTJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 137 x 24. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
GIBSON SQUARE BOOKS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908096951
ISBN
9781908096951
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.71

Hardcover. This analysis of Mozambique in the post-independence period seeks to challenge conventional wisdom. In particular, it argues that the significance of the "liberated zones" was greatly exaggerated by Frelimo and its sympathizers in order to give the regime ideological respectability. Num Pages: 274 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1HFMQ; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; 3JJPR; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co (Publishers)Ltd
Number of pages
274
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850651154
ISBN
9781850651154
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 48.12

Hardcover. On September 23, 1957, Carmen Basilio defeated Sugar Ray Robinson to win the middleweight championship of the world. Basilio's story celebrates the power of the human spirit to triumph over pain and self-doubt. This book tells his story which is a look back at one of the magical periods in sports history. Num Pages: 230 pages, 38 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPG; BGS; WSTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 458.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Cambell Road Press, Inc.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780815681755
ISBN
9780815681755
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 32.13

Paperback. Translator(s): Mark, Ethan. Series: Weatherhead Books on Asia. Num Pages: 360 pages, 7 b&w illustrations and 4 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JJH; HBJF; HBLW; HBTB; HBWQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 154 x 20. Weight in Grams: 500.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231165693
ISBN
9780231165693
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 29.98

Hardcover. Focusing on the reign of Sultan Abdulhamid between 1876 and 1909, the book explores the determining factors that influenced the development of the Ottoman armaments market. Series: Library of Ottoman Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages, 6 bw integrated, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDT; 3JH; 3JJC; HBJF1; HBLL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 146 x 219 x 34. Weight in Grams: 588.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766331
ISBN
9781780766331
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 107.54

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, 60 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1HFM; 3JJ; HBJD; HBJH; HBLW; HBWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 136 x 13. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750955669
ISBN
9780750955669
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.59

Hardcover.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752479361
ISBN
9780752479361
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 13.59

Paperback. Tudor Houses Explained opens the doors on this fascinating period of history through the buildings that remain standing in our towns and villages. Trevor Yorke uses a wealth of detailed illustrations and photographs to explore their many features and construction. Series: England's Living History. Num Pages: 64 pages, Detailed lined drawings and photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JB; AMK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 149 x 7. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Countryside Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846741500
ISBN
9781846741500
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.26