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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. In eight decades photographer Manuel Alvarez Bravo created works of art that display an array of styles and themes. This volume contains 50 images with extended commentaries on each by Robert Tejada, a curator and critic. There is also a transcript of a symposium on Manuel Alvarez Bravo. Series: In Focus. Num Pages: 144 pages, 50 duotones. BIC Classification: 1KLCM; 3JJ; ACX; AGB; AJC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 194 x 11. Weight in Grams: 284.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Number of pages
144
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780892366255
ISBN
9780892366255
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.62

Paperback. The Swiss scholar Jacob Burckhardt (1818-1897) was one of the first great historians of culture and art. In his manuscript on the genres of Italian Renaissance painting - still unpublished in the original German and published here in English for the first time - Burckhardt assayed a transformative approach to the study of art history. Translator(s): Britt, David; Beamish, Caroline. Num Pages: 252 pages, 31 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3J; ACND; AFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 21. Weight in Grams: 603.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Number of pages
252
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780892367368
ISBN
9780892367368
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 56.35
€ 43.99

Paperback. Carl Gustav Carus (1789-1869) - court physician to the King of Saxony - was a naturalist, amateur painter and theoretician of landscape painting, whose "Nine Letters on Landscape Painting" is an important document of early German Romanticism and an appeal for the integration of art and science. Translator(s): Britt, David. Series: Texts & Documents. Num Pages: 200 pages, 26 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JH; ACVC; AGB; AGN; AGZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 180 x 255 x 18. Weight in Grams: 500.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780892366743
ISBN
9780892366743
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 28.98

Hardcover. An examination of Bernardo Bellotto's "View of the Grand Canal", a visual record of life in 18th-century Venice. The volume presents the painting in a series of details that allow the reader to examine it closely and the book jacket opens to become a small poster of the entire painting. Num Pages: 64 pages, 40 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3JF; ACQ; AFC; AGB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 133 x 146 x 14. Weight in Grams: 227.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Number of pages
64
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780892366583
ISBN
9780892366583
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 15.19

Paperback. Managing for Results 2002 summarizes five innovative, yet practical, approaches that public sector organizations use to better manage for results, increase organizational performance, and improve accountability to stakeholders. Editor(s): Abramson, Mark A.; Kamensky, John M. Series: IBM Center for the Business of Government. Num Pages: 276 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 3JM; JPQ; KCJ; KCP; KJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 148 x 15. Weight in Grams: 355.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
276
Condition
New
SKU
V9780742513525
ISBN
9780742513525
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 65.06

paperback. This volume provides in-depth case studies of the "state" of e-government. It chronicles the "early days" of e-government and presents a collective snapshot in time as to where governments are as they continue their march toward e-government. Editor(s): Abramson, Mark A.; Means, Grady E. Series: IBM Center for the Business of Government. Num Pages: 240 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 3JM; JP; U. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 147 x 15. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Edition
240th 2001 ed.
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780742513389
ISBN
9780742513389
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 58.26

Paperback. In October 1956, a spontaneous uprising took Hungarian Communist authorities by surprise, prompting Soviet authorities to invade the country. After a few days of violent fighting, the revolt was crushed. This collection focuses on the impact of the revolution in Hungary, in Canada, and around the world. Editor(s): Adam, Christopher; Egervari, Tibor; Laczko, Leslii; Young, Judy. Series: International Canadian Studies Series. Num Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DVH; 3JJPG; HBJD; HBLW3; HBTV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 163 x 23. Weight in Grams: 458.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
University of Ottawa Press Canada
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780776607054
ISBN
9780776607054
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 29.40

Paperback. Editor(s): Allardice, Bruce S.; Wolf, Wayne L. Num Pages: 350 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 508.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
State House Press United States
Number of pages
350
Condition
New
SKU
V9781933337524
ISBN
9781933337524
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 33.59

Paperback. Editor(s): Ananta, Aria; Soekarni, Mulyana; Arifin, Sjamsul. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FMN; 3JM; KC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 174 x 229 x 34. Weight in Grams: 570.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
ISEAS Singapore
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9789814311656
ISBN
9789814311656
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.77
€ 48.70

Paperback. Shares the author's experiences from the first days of World War II until the end of hostilities. He saw and endured the pain brought by war, but lived through it optimistically, first hand and vicariously, through the different personalities - American, Filipinos, Japanese, and others - whom he knew and with whom he came into contact. Editor(s): Arcilla, Jose S., S.J. Num Pages: 196 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FMP; 3JJH; BGH; HBJF; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Ateneo de Manila University Press Philippines
Number of pages
196
Condition
New
SKU
V9789715504881
ISBN
9789715504881
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 30.46

Paperback. For Central America, the last third of the twentieth century was a time of dramatic change in which most countries shifted from dictatorships to formal political democracy. Editor(s): Armony, Ariel C.; Walker, Thomas W. Series: Latin American Silhouettes. Num Pages: 301 pages, map, tables, index. BIC Classification: 1KLC; 3JJP; HBJK; HBLW3; HBTV; JPHV; JPWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 158 x 19. Weight in Grams: 522.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1977
Publisher
Scholarly Resources Inc.,U.S. United States
Number of pages
301
Condition
New
SKU
V9780842027687
ISBN
9780842027687
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 67.13

Hardback. Intends to encourage Latin Americanists to rethink standard notions of urban politics before the populist era. Editor(s): Arrom, Silvia Marina; Ortoll, Servando. Series: Latin American Silhouettes. Num Pages: 248 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLC; 1KLS; 3JF; 3JH; 3JJ; JFFA; JFFE; JFSG; JPQB; JPWF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 154 x 21. Weight in Grams: 535.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Scholarly Resources Inc.,U.S. United States
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9780842025805
ISBN
9780842025805
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 168.01

Paperback. An exciting collection of essays on the 'personal rule' of Charles I, whose inept and dangerous rule many historians feel put the country on the road to civil war Editor(s): Atherton, Ian; Sanders, Julie. Series: Politics, Culture & Society in Early Modern Britain. Num Pages: 232 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JD; HBJD1; HBLH; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 15. Weight in Grams: 336.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719071591
ISBN
9780719071591
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.92

Editor(s): Aubin, David; Goldstein, Catherine. Series: History of Mathematics. Num Pages: 424 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; PBX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 263 x 183 x 25. Weight in Grams: 876.
Publication date
2014
Publisher
American Mathematical Society United States
Number of pages
424
Condition
New
SKU
V9781470414696
ISBN
9781470414696
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 127.96
€ 113.90

Hardcover. Argues that destruction of Iraqi culture was aimed at remaking Iraq as US client state. Editor(s): Baker, Raymond William; Ismael, Shereen T.; Ismael, Tareq Y. Num Pages: 312 pages, 6 figures. BIC Classification: 1FBQ; 3JMC; HBJF1; HBLX; HBTB; JPS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 135 x 23. Weight in Grams: 476.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Pluto Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
312
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780745328133
ISBN
9780745328133
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 99.79
€ 82.98

Paperback. Describes the changes to Yucatan's society and economy following the 1982 debt crisis that prostrated Mexico's economy. This work charts the accelerated change in Yucatan from a monocrop economy to a beneficiary and victim of rampant globalization. Editor(s): Baklanoff, Eric N.; Moseley, Edward H. Num Pages: 288 pages, 20 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLCM; 3JJPN; 3JJPR; JFFS; KCM; KCZ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 14. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
The University of Alabama Press United States
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780817354763
ISBN
9780817354763
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 33.51

Paperback. "Sots-art," the mock use of the Soviet ideological cliches of mass culture, originated in Soviet nonconformist art of the early 1970s. This text examines literary Sots-art on several levels. Editor(s): Balina, Marina; etc.; Condee, Nancy (University of Pittsburgh, USA); Dobrenko, Evgeny (Amerst College, USA). Series: Studies in Russian Literature and Theory. Num Pages: 336 pages, 31 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 2AGR; 3JJPL; DSBH; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 380.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Northwestern University Press United States
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810117679
ISBN
9780810117679
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 28.51

Hardback. Unitary executive theory stems from interpretation of the constitutional assertion that the president is vested with the 'executive power' of the United States. This title examines how the unitary executive theory became a recognized constitutional theory of presidential authority, and how its use has affected and been affected by US politics. Series: Presidency & Leadership S. Num Pages: 247 pages, 3 graphs, 3 tables, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; 3JMC; JPHC; JPHL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Texas A & M University Press United States
Number of pages
247
Condition
New
SKU
V9781603441735
ISBN
9781603441735
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 58.64
€ 53.91

Paperback. Dame Nita Barrow was a lifelong champion of justice, community service and human rights. This volume examines how this extraordinary Caribbean woman developed her leadership strategies to contribute to social change and development policy on regional, national and international levels. Editor(s): Barriteau, Eudine; Cobley, Alan. Num Pages: 190 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KJ; 3JJ; HBJK; HBLW; HBTB; JFSJ1; JPHL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
University of the West Indies Press Jamaica
Number of pages
190
Condition
New
SKU
V9789766401016
ISBN
9789766401016
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 49.99
€ 41.56

Hardback. Exploring violence as part of political economy and rejecting stereotypical explanations of African violence as endemic or natural to African cultures, this work includes essays that examine a continent where the boundaries on acceptable force are shifting and the distinction between violence by the state and against the state is not always clear. Editor(s): Bay, Edna G.; Donham, Donald L. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1H; 3JJ; HBJH; HBLW; HBTZ; JFFE; JPW. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 26. Weight in Grams: 599.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
University of Virginia Press United States
Edition
annotated ed
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813925691
ISBN
9780813925691
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 55.12
€ 50.73

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