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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. An anthology of the twelve winners of the 2013 Best American Newspaper Narrative Writing Contest, run by the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference. The contest honours exemplary narrative work and encourages narrative non-fiction storytelling at newspapers across the United States. Editor(s): Getschow, George. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JMG; DNJ; JFD; KNTJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 24. Weight in Grams: 753.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University of North Texas Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781574415957
ISBN
9781574415957
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 25.46

Hardcover. Collects the essays of Harold R. Schoen and Andrew Forest Muir, early scholars who conducted the most complete studies on the topic, although neither published a book. Schoen published six articles on "The Free Negro in Republic of Texas" and Muir four articles on free blacks in Texas before the Civil War. Editor(s): Glasrud, Bruce A.; Jordan, Milton S. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBSX; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; JFSL3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 33. Weight in Grams: 825.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University of North Texas Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781574416145
ISBN
9781574416145
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 52.51
€ 48.83

Hardcover. A compilation of essays and images that reveals an essential component of Czech contributions to the world of modern theatre. Featuring the craft of twenty-seven of the best stage and costume designers of the twentieth century, it supplies evidence of their consistently high quality and dynamic creativity. It is accompanied by a CD. Editor(s): Brandesky, Joe. Series Editor(s): Postlewait, Thomas. Series: Studies in Theater History & Culture. Num Pages: 118 pages, 30 photos. BIC Classification: 1DVKC; 3JJ; AN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 152 x 251 x 14. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
University Of Iowa Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781587295256
ISBN
9781587295256
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.65

Paperback. Num Pages: 228 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JMC; KCL; KFF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 277 x 211 x 15. Weight in Grams: 768.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
International Monetary Fund
Condition
New
SKU
V9781589068063
ISBN
9781589068063
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.17
€ 46.80

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBW; JWF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 150 x 18. Weight in Grams: 363.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Naval Institute Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781591142126
ISBN
9781591142126
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.65

Coleridge's poetry often overshadows the brilliance of the other genres and forms of writing that occupied his interests. Classic works such as "Kubla Khan" have taken their place among the most accomplished poems written in the language. This book features essays on Coleridge's writings, a chronology of his life, and an index for quick reference. Editor(s): Bloom, Prof. Harold. Series: Bloom's Classic Critical Views. Num Pages: 296 pages, chronology, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JF; DSBD; DSC. Category: (ES) Secondary; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 234 x 23. Weight in Grams: 567.
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Chelsea House Pub (T)
Condition
New
SKU
V9781604134285
ISBN
9781604134285
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.51
€ 48.83

Hardcover. Indigenous life under colonial rule as revealed through never-before-published wills and testaments" Editor(s): Christensen, Mark; Truitt, Jonathan. Num Pages: 256 pages, 7 maps, 9 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KL; 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; HBJK; HBLH; HBLL; HBTQ; JFSL9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 499.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University of Utah Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781607814160
ISBN
9781607814160
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 75.93
€ 69.20

Paperback. Series Editor(s): Cutler, Thomas J. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLCPC; 3JJ; HBJK; HBLW; JWF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 249.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Naval Institute Press United States
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781682470442
ISBN
9781682470442
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.99
€ 27.49

CD-ROM. Containing 130 important reports and documents in full-text, this CD-ROM offers: user-friendly browsing; instant retrieval; versatile multi-level search; easy printout option; and portability/compact storage. Editor(s): Kapila, Sona. Num Pages: 268 pages. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 3JM; GBCY; KC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 146. Weight in Grams: 700.
Format
CD
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Academic Foundation
Edition
Cdr
Condition
New
SKU
V9788171883141
ISBN
9788171883141
CD
Condition: New

€ 151.85
€ 135.24

Hardcover. The Middle East Contemporary Survey (MECS) is a reference series on the politics of the Middle East. This volume covers 1999 with chapters on regional, Arab-Israeli, and Islamic affairs, and country-by-country surveys of all the Arab states, Israel, Turkey, and Iran. Editor(s): Maddy-Weitzman, Bruce. Num Pages: 732 pages, 25 maps, tables, index. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3JJ; GBC; GTB; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 44. Weight in Grams: 1120.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Syracuse University Press
Edition
1999th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789652240491
ISBN
9789652240491
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 99.29
€ 89.27

Hardcover. Singapore underwent substantial changes during the 14-year tenure of the country's second Prime Minister, Goh Chok Tong (1990-2004). This title includes 45 essays that review a range of issues from domestic politics and foreign policy to economic development, society, culture, the arts and media, and assess the legacy of Tong's premiership. Editor(s): Welsh, Bridget; Chin, James; Mahizhnan, Arun; How, Tan Tarn. Num Pages: 576 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FMS; 3JJPR; 3JMC; JPHL; JPS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 257 x 180 x 38. Weight in Grams: 1225.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
National University of Singapore Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789971694098
ISBN
9789971694098
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 60.74
€ 55.84

Paperback. Presents a collection of life narratives by ethnically diverse women of energy and ambition who confronted barriers of gender, class, race, and sexual difference as they pursued or adapted to adventurous new lives in America. This book includes selections that span a hundred years in which women increasingly asserted themselves publicly. Editor(s): Smith, Sidonie; Watson, Julia. Series: Wisconsin Studies in Autobiography. Num Pages: 472 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; 3JJC; 3JJF; BGA; DNF; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 630.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
University of Wisconsin Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780299220549
ISBN
9780299220549
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 30.54

Paperback. Compiled from stories in the city's daily newspapers, this text gives an account of the great cyclone at St. Louis and East St. Louis, which happened in 1896. Within twenty minutes, the cyclone had killed 137 people in St. Louis, and another 118 across the river in East St. Louis. Editor(s): Curzon, Julian. Series: Shawnee Classics. Num Pages: 422 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; DNF; HBJK; HBLL; JFFC; RBP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 192 x 127 x 29. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809321247
ISBN
9780809321247
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 26.48

Paperback. John Hay believed that "real history is told in private letters," and the more than 220 surviving letters and telegrams from his Civil War days prove that to be true. Along with Hay's personal correspondence, this work includes his surviving official letters. It also includes some of the letters Hay composed for Lincoln's signature. Editor(s): Burlingame, Michael. Num Pages: 328 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BGH; DNJ; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 21. Weight in Grams: 445.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809327119
ISBN
9780809327119
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 29.52

Hardcover. Offers a look into the Civil War through the eyes of a child and also a coming-of-age story. This volume presents an introduction and annotations that explain how the war was glorified over time, the harsh realities suppressed in the nation's collective memory. It describes a man who nostalgically remembers the boy he once was. Editor(s): Gorman, Kathleen. Num Pages: 144 pages, map. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BGH; HBJK; HBLL; HBW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 203 x 127 x 19. Weight in Grams: 313.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809327225
ISBN
9780809327225
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 25.46

Hardcover. General Benjamin H Grierson is widely known as the brilliant cavalryman whose actions in the Civil War's Mississippi Valley campaign facilitated Ulysses S Grant's capture of Vicksburg. This book paints a picture of Grierson's prewar and Civil War career, touching on his antislavery views, Republican Party principles, and military strategy. Editor(s): Dinges, Bruce J.; Leckie, Shirley A. Num Pages: 528 pages, 16 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BM; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 35. Weight in Grams: 848.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809328598
ISBN
9780809328598
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 49.99
€ 41.72

Paperback. Presenting a collection of legal history documents from the Civil War and Reconstruction, this book shows the profound legal changes that occurred during the Civil War era and highlights how law, society, and politics inextricably mixed and set American legal development on particular paths that were not predetermined. Editor(s): Samito, Christian G. Num Pages: 400 pages, 24 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBTB; LAZ. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 499.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809328895
ISBN
9780809328895
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.99
€ 42.74

Hardcover. Editor(s): Marszalek, John F. Series: The World of Ulysses S. Grant. Num Pages: 232 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BJ; HBWJ; JWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809334117
ISBN
9780809334117
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.17
€ 46.80

Paperback. Considered the first significant teacher of rhetoric in America, John Witherspoon also introduced Scottish moral philosophy to the US. Thomas P. Miller argues that Witherspoon's career exemplifies the Ciceronian ideal, and the eight selections Miller presents from the 1802 American edition of the Works corroborate that claim. Editor(s): Miller, Thomas P. Series: Landmarks in Rhetoric & Public Address. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 3JF; HPCD; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 825.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809334674
ISBN
9780809334674
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 36.63

Hardcover. Explores the key role of Massachusetts before, during, and after the Civil War Editor(s): Mason, Matthew; Viens, Katheryn P.; Wright, Conrad Edick. Num Pages: 312 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBES; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 640.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University of Massachusetts Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781625341495
ISBN
9781625341495
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 89.94
€ 81.39

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