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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. A revised and updated edition of this introduction to social welfare in contemporary Britain. It considers the central questions which have emerged from the break-up of the post-war political consensus around the welfare state and explores the different political and theoretical issues involved. Editor(s): Loney, Martin; Bocock, Robert; Clarke, John H.; Cochrane, Allan Douglas; Graham, Peggotty A. M.; Wilson, Michael J. Series: Published in Association with the Open University. Num Pages: 368 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJP; HBTB; JKS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 20. Weight in Grams: 431. "Includes bibliographical references and index. Commissioning organisation: edited by Martin Loney . [et al.]. 360 p. ill. 23 cm. Associated Names: Loney, Martin,. Associated Dates: 1944-. Paperback. As new. 2nd ed." Keywords: "Business, Finance & Law - Careers - Community Services,History - Social & Economic History - Health & Welfare,Subjects - Business, Finan"
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Edition
Second
SKU
KEX0161773
ISBN
9780803986428

€ 4.64

Paperback. A comprehensive, transnational account of the social and cultural history of the First World War. Editor(s): Winter, Dr Jay. Series: The Cambridge History of the First World War. Num Pages: 779 pages, 1 b/w illus. 48 colour illus. 1 table. BIC Classification: 3JJF; HBG; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
779
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint of First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316601433
ISBN
9781316601433

€ 50.91

Paperback. During the Second World War Birmingham suffered 365 air raid alerts and 77 actual air raids. These raids took place between the 8th August 1940 and the 23rd April 1943. There were over 9,000 casualties of whom 2,241 were killed. This book contains the first hand accounts of some of those who survived. Num Pages: 190 pages, 61 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; 3JJH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 240 x 12. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
Brewin Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858585246
ISBN
9781858585246

€ 15.22

Paperback. This publication of the wartime letters of Roswell Lamson marks a major addition to US Civil War literature. Throughout the war, Lamson always seemed to be where the action was and these letters describe the part he played in these events. Lamson's correspondence reveals his deep ambivalence about the war. Num Pages: 272 pages, 16 halftones, 8 line illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BGH; BJ; HBJK; HBLL; JWF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 144 x 20. Weight in Grams: 396.
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
SKU
KNH0010794
ISBN
9780195130935

€ 5.93

Paperback. This three-volume series is a comprehensive, international history of the conflict that dominated world history in the twentieth century. Editor(s): Leffler, Melvyn P.; Westad, Odd Arne. Series: The Cambridge History of the Cold War. Num Pages: 1976 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJP; HBLW3; HBTW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 163 x 228 x 97. Weight in Grams: 3620.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
1976
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107602328
ISBN
9781107602328

€ 105.00

Hardcover. Since the events of 2011, most Arab countries have slipped into a state of war, and living conditions for the majority of the working population have not changed for the better. This edited collection examines the socioeconomic conditions and contests the received policy framework to demonstrate that workable alternatives do exist. Editor(s): Kadri, Ali. Series: Rethinking International Development Series. Num Pages: 264 pages, 10 black & white tables, 19 figures. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1HB; 3JMG; HBJF1; JPWQ; KCM; KCP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 146 x 223 x 19. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137541390
ISBN
9781137541390

€ 90.94
€ 15.31

Paperback. This volume of newly transcribed letters documents the travels of the Victorian naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace in the Malay Archipelago, during which he famously discovered natural selection independently of Darwin. Vivid with detail, the letters are fully annotated and accompanied by an introduction with a newly reconstructed itinerary. Editor(s): Van Wyhe, John; Rookmaaker, Kees. Num Pages: 352 pages, A number of black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FM; 3JH; BJ; WN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 152 x 30. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199684007
ISBN
9780199684007

€ 21.38

Paperback. Editor(s): Petit, Emmanuel. Num Pages: 188 pages, 43 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 3JJ; AMA; AMX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 20. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415741552
ISBN
9780415741552

€ 62.68

Hardcover. In Italy and the Cultural Politics of World War I, well-known scholars of history, political science, film, literature, and cultural studies explore the impact that the Great War had on twentieth-century culture and the enduring legacy of the cultural products that it engendered. Editor(s): Parati, Graziella. Series: The Fairleigh Dickinson University Press Series in Italian Studies. Num Pages: 182 pages, 14 black & white illustrations, 2 tables. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3JJF; HBJD; HBTB; HBWN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 18. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611479508
ISBN
9781611479508

€ 82.99
€ 75.23

Hardcover. From the Line brings together the best of Scotland's poetry from the two World Wars: 138 poems, from fifty-six poets, are represented here; poetry from both men and women, from battlefields across the world and from the Home Front, too. Editor(s): Goldie, David; Watson, Roderick. Series: ASLS Annual Volumes. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JJF; 3JJH; DCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 139 x 23. Weight in Grams: 406.
Publisher
Association for Scottish Literary Studies
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906841164
ISBN
9781906841164

€ 16.99
€ 15.50

Paperback. The first overview of early modern English social history since the 1980s, bringing together the leading authorities in the field. Editor(s): Wrightson, Keith. Series: A Social History of England. Num Pages: 380 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JB; 3JD; HBJD1; HBLH; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 620.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107614598
ISBN
9781107614598

€ 29.89

Paperback. Europe's critical infrastructure is a key concern to policymakers, NGOs, companies, and citizens today. This book argues that present-day infrastructure vulnerabilities resulted from choices of infrastructure builders in the past. Editor(s): Hogselius, Per; Hommels, Anique; Kaijser, Arne; Van Der Vleuten, Erik. Num Pages: 322 pages, 13 black & white tables, 26 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJD; HBLW3; HBTK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
322
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137580986
ISBN
9781137580986

€ 32.30

Hardcover. Victorian Literary Cultures: Studies in Textual Subversion is an anthology featuring leading critical voices, including such figures as Nancy Henry, Julian Wolfreys, Ira Nadel, Joseph Wiesenfarth, and William Baker, among others, as they address ideas of subversion in nineteenth-century literature. Editor(s): Womack, Kenneth; Decker, James M. Num Pages: 218 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JH; DSA; DSBF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 201 x 238 x 23. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611476644
ISBN
9781611476644

€ 69.35
€ 63.38

Hardcover. This book explores the significance of remembering the rescuers denouncing human rights crimes and protecting targeted victims-including the dead-during the Cold War state violence in Latin America. It moves past a victim - perpetrator dichotomy to focus on those whose righteous acts were beacons for good in the midst of extreme violence. Editor(s): Esparza, Marcia; De Ycaza, Carla. Num Pages: 218 pages, 5 black & white illustrations, 5 black & white halftones, 6 tables. BIC Classification: 1KL; 3JJ; HBJK; JHB; JKV; JPVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 241 x 23. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498533263
ISBN
9781498533263

€ 77.31
€ 70.30

Paperback. Presents the latest research on the causes and consequences of British population change from the medieval period to the eve of the Industrial Revolution, in both town and countryside Editor(s): Briggs, Chris; Kitson, P. M.; Thompson, S. J. Series: People, Markets, Goods: Economies and Societies in History. Num Pages: 362 pages, 20 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3H; 3J; HBJD1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 21. Weight in Grams: 628.
Publisher
Boydell Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843839552
ISBN
9781843839552

€ 32.99
€ 27.84

Paperback. This revised and expanded edition of a benchmark collection compares how civil services around the world have adapted to cope with managing public services in the 21st century. The volume provides insights into multi-level governance, juridification and issues of efficiency and responsiveness as well as exploring the impact of fiscal austerity. Editor(s): Van der Meer, Frits M.; Raadschelders, Jos C. N.; Toonen, Theo A.J. Num Pages: 392 pages, 3 figures, 14 black & white tables. BIC Classification: 3JMC; 3JMG; JPB; JPH; JPP; KNV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 140 x 217 x 24. Weight in Grams: 492.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Second Edition,New edition,2nd edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137325785
ISBN
9781137325785

€ 69.98

Paperback. The 1960s was the decade that began in black and white and ended in colour. In Newcastle, as elsewhere, it was a time when everything was possible and everything was changing. From the Club A'Go Go to the new highrise flats people were on the move. This book captures that atmosphere through a mix of memories and pictures. Editor(s): Flowers, Anna; Histon, Vanessa. Num Pages: 156 pages, Photographs, other illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 3JJPK; BM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 199 x 14. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Newcastle Libraries & Information Service United Kingdom
Number of pages
156
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857951387
ISBN
9781857951387

€ 15.31

Paperback. Offering a collection of personal and defining moments, this book offers insight into the Great War as it was experienced and as it was remembered. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJF; BTM; HBG; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 25. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099597797
ISBN
9780099597797

€ 13.99
€ 10.75

Hardcover. Editor(s): Flore, Fredie; McAtee, Cammie. Series: Ashgate Studies in Interior Architecture and Design. Num Pages: 232 pages, 79 black & white halftones, 15 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJP; AMR; AMX; JFCD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 183 x 253 x 18. Weight in Grams: 700.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472453556
ISBN
9781472453556

€ 155.04

Paperback. This revised and expanded volume brings together a carefully-selected collection of primary sources drawn from medieval and sixteenth-century texts. Particularly notable for its comprehensive coverage, it consolidates a broad range of important documents, which until now, have been scattered through numerous volumes of primary materials. Editor(s): Lindberg, Carter. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JB; 3JD; HBJD; HBLH; HRCC2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 171 x 14. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
392
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470673287
ISBN
9780470673287

€ 35.96

Hardcover. Editor(s): Hareven, Tamara K.; Vinovskis, Maris A. Series: Quantitative studies in History Series. Num Pages: 266 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; JHBD; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 16. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691634630
ISBN
9780691634630

€ 84.13
€ 14.40

Hardcover. Provides accounts by the men and women who worked in Bletchley Park - the most successful intelligence agency in world history. Their codebreaking work was the "secret weapon" that "won the war", according to Churchill. Editor(s): Hinsley, F. H.; Stripp, Alan. Num Pages: 352 pages, 8 pp plates, figures. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBWQ; JWKF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 238 x 162 x 26. Weight in Grams: 698. 342pp. "Contains 5 parts, 30 chapters, illustrations and figures. Very good copy with bright text. Very good cloth. Dust jacket slightly worn". Keywords: "Britain, Europe, Origins, Enigma Code, Military Intelligence & Espionage, General, Animal Care & Pets, English, Age (feature_two_browse-bin), Hardcover"
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1993
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS0079399
ISBN
9780198203278

€ 75.00

Hardcover. This lavishly illustrated volume explores the history of China from the founding of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) through to the present day. Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand this rising superpower on the verge of what promises to be the 'Chinese century' Editor(s): Wasserstrom, Jeffrey N. Num Pages: 304 pages, 142 colour halftones; 10 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3J; HBJF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 189. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199683758
ISBN
9780199683758

€ 38.99
€ 27.76

Paperback. Community Radio in the Twenty-First Century Editor(s): Gordon, Janey. Num Pages: 403 pages, 2 b&w illustrations, 5 tables. BIC Classification: 3JM; APW; KNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 151 x 224 x 26. Weight in Grams: 580.
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034307284
ISBN
9783034307284

€ 56.64