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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. This is the first book to collect the most important contributions to the theory of the postmodern novel over the last forty years and to guide readers through the complex questions and wide-ranging debates. The selections in this book will enable readers to place the theory of postmodern fiction in a broader intellectual and cultural context. Editor(s): Nicol, Bran. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JJP; DSBH; DSK; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 176 x 246 x 30. Weight in Grams: 846.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748614790
ISBN
9780748614790

€ 42.94

Paperback. A discussion of modern Islamic thought, this title encompasses the breadth of self-expression in Muslim communities. It explores key themes in modern Islamic thinking, including the social origins and ideological underpinnings of the late 19th- early 20th-century Islamic reformist project and Muslim perceptions and constructions of the West. Editor(s): Taji-Farouki, Suha; Nafi, Basheer M. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: 1QFM; 3JJ; HRH; JFSR2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 211 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris in Association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850437512
ISBN
9781850437512

€ 22.64

Paperback. Brings together the most recent and essential writings on slavery. Spanning almost five centuries - the late fifteenth until the mid-nineteenth - the articles trace the range and impact of slavery on the modern western world. Editor(s): Heuman, Gad J.; Walvin, James. Series: Routledge Readers in History. Num Pages: 816 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3J; HBTS; JFSL3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 253 x 181 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1456.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
816
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415213042
ISBN
9780415213042

€ 56.08

Hardcover. The 21st century has already seen dramatic changes affecting both journalism and politics. The rise of a range of new digital and networked communication technologies combined with the stagnation and decline of many traditional mass media has had a profound impact on political journalism. Editor(s): Kuhn, Raymond; Nielsen, Rasmus Kleis. Series: Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism. Num Pages: 288 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JM; GTC; JP; KNTJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 217 x 145 x 26. Weight in Grams: 478.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766775
ISBN
9781780766775

€ 105.78

Paperback. This annual publication gives the longitudes of all the planets for each day and their latitudes and declinations for every other day, and includes tables of houses for London, Liverpool and New York. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJPN; GBCY; VXFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 121 x 3. Weight in Grams: 44.
Publisher
W Foulsham & Co Ltd
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Condition
New
SKU
V9780572011611
ISBN
9780572011611

€ 8.28

Hardcover. Focuses on Shakespeare's reception by nineteenth-century novelists. This title offers a systematic account of those figures who have had the greatest influence on the interpretation, understanding and cultural reception of Shakespeare, both nationally and internationally. Editor(s): Poole, Adrian. Series: Great Shakespeareans. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JH; DSBD; DSGS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 242 x 155 x 24. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826435460
ISBN
9780826435460

€ 157.10

Hardcover. Editor(s): LoCicero, Michael; Crawley, Rhys. Series: Wolverhampton Military Studies. Num Pages: 656 pages, 24 maps & 50 b/w ills. BIC Classification: 1DVT; 3JJF; HBJF1; HBLW; HBWN; JWLF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. .
Publisher
Helion and Company
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781911512189
ISBN
9781911512189

€ 51.84
€ 40.56

Hardcover. This volume challenges the widespread belief that scientific knowledge as such is international. Employing case studies from Austria, Poland, the Czech lands, and Hungary, the authors show how scientists in the late Habsburg Monarchy simultaneously nationalized and internationalized their knowledge. Editor(s): Ash, Mitchell G.; Surman, Jan. Num Pages: 268 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1QDU; 3JH; HBJD; HBLL; PDX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 222 x 137 x 20. Weight in Grams: 452.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230289871
ISBN
9780230289871

€ 107.02

Hardcover. This dictionary contains 1200 entries on figures who had an impact on British science in the 19th century. By examining how the theories and practices of scientists were shaped by Victorian beliefs about religion, gender, imperialism and politics, it examines the development of science. Editor(s): Lightman, Bernard. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; GBCB; PDX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 248 x 98 x 174. Weight in Grams: 4218.
Publisher
Thoemmes
Number of pages
2000
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781855069992
ISBN
9781855069992

€ 1,583.91

Paperback. A survey of the illustration work that was done in Britain in the 20th century, focusing particularly on the work of staff and students of Central Saint Martins. This book looks at not only book illustration for both adults and children but also fashion illustration, comics and cartoons, and commercial illustrations. Editor(s): Backemeyer, Sylvia. Num Pages: 208 pages, 220 colour. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; AKL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 280 x 255 x 17. Weight in Grams: 1178.
Publisher
A & C Black
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780713671605
ISBN
9780713671605

€ 30.99
€ 26.17

The dramatic story of the men who fought a new and terrifying kind of war amidst the carnage of the trenches in World War I: the British pioneer volunteers who were the first tank-men into battle. Num Pages: 384 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBLW; HBWN; JWD; JWMV1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 34. Weight in Grams: 386. Good copy with some shelf wear.
Condition
Used, Good
Publication date
2008
SKU
KTG0009804
ISBN
9780007214600

€ 4.64

Paperback. For many years, histories of the Holocaust focused on its perpetrators, and only recently have more scholars begun to consider in detail the experiences of victims and survivors, as well as the documents they left behind. Editor(s): Goda, Norman J. W. Series: Making Sense of History. Num Pages: 314 pages, 9 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBTZ1; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 154 x 230 x 23. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
Berghahn Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785333439
ISBN
9781785333439

€ 31.99
€ 29.02

Hardcover. This book draws together some of the leading experts on Ealing and British cinema to explore the history of Britain's best loved film studio. Tying in with the BFI's major retrospective of Ealing Studios in November/December 2012, it presents a closer look at the known and unknown elements of Ealing, its films and their sometimes unsung creators. Editor(s): Duguid, Mark; Williams, Melanie; Johnston, Keith; Freeman, Lee. Num Pages: 304 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJPG; APF; JFD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 194 x 26. Weight in Grams: 922.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844575114
ISBN
9781844575114

€ 80.13

Paperback. This book offers a unique and authoritative account of the major developments in television programming and policy since 1976 by collecting in a single volume the MacTaggart lectures delivered at the Edinburgh International Television Festival from 1976 to 2004. Editor(s): Franklin, Bob. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; 3JJPR; APT; JFD; KNTD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748617180
ISBN
9780748617180

€ 33.00

Hardcover. Scrutinizes issues in EU Law, the law of the Council of Europe and Comparative Law which have come to the fore during the year preceding publication. Editor(s): Dashwood, Alan; Ward, Angela. Series: Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies. Num Pages: 320 pages, tables, index. BIC Classification: 1QFE; 3JJPR; GBCY; LAM; LN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 620.
Publisher
Hart Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841130880
ISBN
9781841130880

€ 157.10

Paperback. This annual publication gives the longitudes of all the planets for each day and their latitudes and declinations for every other day, and includes tables of houses for London, Liverpool and New York. Num Pages: 48 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: 3JJPN; GBCY; VXFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 121. Weight in Grams: 45.
Publisher
W Foulsham & Co Ltd
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Condition
New
SKU
V9780572013042
ISBN
9780572013042

€ 8.28

Hardcover. Editor(s): Whalen, Philip; Young, Patrick. Num Pages: 264 pages, 54 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1DDF; HBJD; HBLL; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 544.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780936864
ISBN
9781780936864

€ 116.05

Paperback. "Discusses how and why the First World War is remembered, looking at family history, practices of remembering through film, literature, monuments and museums, and public rituals of remembrance throughout the world"--Provided by the publisher. Editor(s): Ziino, Bart. Series: Remembering the Modern World. Num Pages: 270 pages, 15 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJF; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 157 x 13. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415856324
ISBN
9780415856324

€ 46.24

Hardcover. Includes contributions by a range of writers and academics on British cultural, intellectual, literary and political life, in its contact with other cultures and with international politics. Editor(s): Louis, Roger. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 162 x 34. Weight in Grams: 875.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845116934
ISBN
9781845116934

€ 44.99
€ 44.21

Paperback. This annual publication gives the longitudes of all the planets for each day and their latitudes and declinations for every other day, and includes tables of houses for London, Liverpool and New York. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJPN; GBCY; VXFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 121. Weight in Grams: 50.
Publisher
W Foulsham & Co Ltd
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1988
Condition
New
SKU
V9780572013714
ISBN
9780572013714

€ 8.28

Hardcover. This diverse collection draws on insights from renowned film academics and leading industry professionals to provide a comprehensive overview of film marketing in multiple global contexts. Straddling practical and theoretical considerations, the book explores modern film marketing, its evolution, and the key issues at stake in a global era. Editor(s): Mingant, Nolwenn; Tirtaine, Cecilia; Augros, Joel. Num Pages: 288 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 3JM; APF; KJS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 161 x 241 x 17. Weight in Grams: 486.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844578399
ISBN
9781844578399

€ 90.39

Hardcover. Filmmakers responded to the social, political, and cultural conditions of the time, notably the Reagan presidency and the rebirth of the Cold War, which Hollywood films both embraced and critiqued. This book examines the films that marked the decade such as "Ordinary People", "Body Heat", "Blade Runner", "Zelig", "Platoon", "Top Gun", and others. Editor(s): Prince, Stephen. Series: Screen Decades. Num Pages: 280 pages, 33 b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPN; APF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 242 x 155 x 21. Weight in Grams: 596.
Publisher
Berg Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
280
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845207465
ISBN
9781845207465

€ 59.61

Hardcover. In the area along the Weser, there was a great deal of building activity between the Reformation and the Thirty Years War which was helped along by economic prosperity. This title offers a representative selection of the region's castles and palaces, dealing with both princely residences and seats of the nobility. Editor(s): Bischoff, Michael; Ibbeken, Hillert. Num Pages: 304 pages, 260 colour & b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JB; AMKL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 308 x 290 x 25. Weight in Grams: 2144.
Publisher
Edition Axel Menges Germany
Number of pages
304
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9783936681239
ISBN
9783936681239

€ 79.48
€ 76.51

Hardcover. This multi-genre anthology brings together a wide selection of women's published writing from the Early Modern period. Editor(s): Hodgson-Wright, Stephanie. Series: Women's Writing Anthologies. Num Pages: 352 pages, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JD; DQ; DSBD; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 889.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748610969
ISBN
9780748610969

€ 141.32