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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. The Soviet story - the revolution, Lenin, Stalinism, the Great Patriotic War, the era of Khrushchev, Brezhnev and Cold War, and the collapse under Gorbachev - looms in history syllabuses across the world. This book provides a entree to debate over humanity's momentous and tragic experiment. Series: Exeter Studies in History S. Num Pages: 448 pages, 6 maps. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 3JJ; HBJD; HBLW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 156 x 27. Weight in Grams: 756.
Publisher
Liverpool University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780859895811
ISBN
9780859895811
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.64

Hardcover. Gloriously illustrated, this gift book retelling of the Great Fire is a dazzling and haunting introduction to an important part of English history. Illustrator(s): Lewis, James Weston. Editor(s): Osborne, Fiz. Num Pages: 48 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JD; 4KHJ; 5AH; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 270 x 295 x 12. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Wayland
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
350th
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750298209
ISBN
9780750298209
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 15.31

Paperback. Is the unique inside story, revealing the truth behind the headlines of how the peace process was begun, and brought to fruition. Adams conveys the tensions, the sense of teetering on the brink, and he has a sharp eye and acute ear for the more humorous foibles of political allies and enemies alike. Num Pages: 406 pages, Illustrations (some col.), ports. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJPR; 3JM; BGH; GTJ; HBJD1; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 28. Weight in Grams: 358. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
2Rev Ed
Publisher
Brandon
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
SKU
KLJ0007593
ISBN
9780863223303
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Is the unique inside story, revealing the truth behind the headlines of how the peace process was begun, and brought to fruition. Adams conveys the tensions, the sense of teetering on the brink, and he has a sharp eye and acute ear for the more humorous foibles of political allies and enemies alike. Num Pages: 406 pages, Illustrations (some col.), ports. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJPR; 3JM; BGH; GTJ; HBJD1; HBLW3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 28. Weight in Grams: 358. Clean copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Edition
2Rev Ed
Publisher
Brandon
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
SKU
KEX0220263
ISBN
9780863223303
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.64

Paperback. Editor(s): Nadel, Ira B. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BGHA; HBJK; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 132 x 27. Weight in Grams: 376.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
560
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199552368
ISBN
9780199552368
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.09

Paperback. The story of four maverick brothers, and a thrillingly ambitious portrait of Britain in an era of technological and political revolution. Num Pages: 336 pages, 24 colour plates. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBTK; TBY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 24. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
Quercus Publishing Plc United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849161732
ISBN
9781849161732
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.09

Paperback. He contrasts it with modern-day rhetoric surrounding the War on Terror, while analyzing the real-world consequences that result from distorting the past, including the dangerous idea that only through (perpetual) military conflict can we achieve lasting peace. Series: The American Moment. Num Pages: 184 pages, 9, 3 black & white illustrations, 3 black & white illustrations, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJH; HBJK; HBLW; HBWQ; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 151 x 14. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
second edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421416670
ISBN
9781421416670
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 23.91

Paperback. This scheme takes an investigative approach to history, developing pupils' thinking skills as they explore the subject. There are tasks designed to ensure progression, plus integrated extended writing to develop literacy skills. Series: Think History!. Num Pages: 224 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; 4KHN; YQH. Category: (ES) Secondary; (XS) Student text. Dimension: 262 x 196 x 11. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780435313500
ISBN
9780435313500
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.53

Paperback. Detailed, fact-packed titles focusing on important aspects of the Second World War. Series: World War Two. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJH; 5AK; YNH; YNJ. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 212 x 265 x 6. Weight in Grams: 144.
Publisher
Franklin Watts
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445143477
ISBN
9781445143477
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.96

Paperback. Why was the machine gun so devastating and how did it change the nature of the war? Who invented poison gas and how effective was it on the battlefield? What was it like to come face-to-face with the iron monsters that were the World War Itanks, unleashed for the first time?" Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; HBJD; HBLW; HBWN; JWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 117 x 8. Weight in Grams: 112.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752493220
ISBN
9780752493220
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 7.36

Paperback. The war years witnessed a radical shift in political power, expressed in Labour's decisive electoral victory in 1945. In this classic study, now revised, Addison traces this sea-change back to the 1930s and strives to recapture the spirit of post-war reconstruction. Num Pages: 368 pages, 1. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJG; 3JJH; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTB; JPA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 26. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
Revised Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712659321
ISBN
9780712659321
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 16.39

Paperback. This text provides a comprehensive study of the origins and development of the Labour Party, spanning the period from the late-19th century through to the general election of 1945. It shows how the Labour Party developed into a major political force, transforming the political scene in Britain. Series: Seminar Studies. Num Pages: 156 pages, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBLL; HBLW; JPFF; JPL. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 139 x 13. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582292109
ISBN
9780582292109
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 45.32

Paperback. This is a clear, objective up-to-date account of the Liberal Party covering the key period, 1910xxx;1931. Series: Seminar Studies. Num Pages: 112 pages, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJC; 3JJF; 3JJG; HBJD1; HBTB; JPL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 137 x 7. Weight in Grams: 314.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Longman
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9780582277335
ISBN
9780582277335
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 45.32

Hardcover. Twenty-first century revolution in one of the remotest places in the world Num Pages: 316 pages, black & white illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1FKN; 3JJPR; 3JM; HBJF; HBLW; HBLX; HBTV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 163 x 29. Weight in Grams: 658.
Publisher
Verso
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781685648
ISBN
9781781685648
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 21.86

Paperback. This volume covers all aspects of Khomeini's life and critically examines Khomeini the politician, the philosopher and the spiritual leader. Editor(s): Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin. Num Pages: 340 pages, 21 b/w illus. 1 map. BIC Classification: 1FBN; 3JJ; HBJF1; HBLW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 154 x 227 x 19. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
344
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107670624
ISBN
9781107670624
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.82

Hardcover. An engaging and potentially controversial critique of Fleet Air Arm operations during an immensely critical period of world history. Supplemented by a collection of interesting photographs, the work is penned by a former naval fighter pilot with first-hand experience of front-line practices during the Second World War. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBLW; HBW; JWF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 157 x 23. Weight in Grams: 734.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473821132
ISBN
9781473821132
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 24.19

Paperback. Hank Adlam began his naval flying career in 1941, his first operational posting was to the newly-formed No. 890 Squadron. The squadron's first operational role was to protect a convoy sailing from New York and bound for Greenock. This text contains Hank's reflections on his time as a naval fighter pilot in World War II. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJH; HBWQ; JWF; TRPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848841956
ISBN
9781848841956
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.09

Hardcover. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; ACXD; AGB; AGH; JFSL3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
The Museum of Modern Art
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781633450271
ISBN
9781633450271
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 19.95

Hardcover. The first English-language edition of H. G. Adler's acclaimed account of the Jewish ghetto in the Czech city of Terezin. Translator(s): Cooper, Belinda. Num Pages: 886 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1DVKC; 3JJH; HBJD; HBLW; HBTZ1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 253 x 177. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521881463
ISBN
9780521881463
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 106.61

Hardcover. Num Pages: 256 pages, 100 black & white illustrations, 100 colour plates. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJF; AKTH; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 267 x 204 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1176.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752493480
ISBN
9780752493480
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 24.19

Contains a new introduction of D.C.Watt, Professor of International History at the University of London, which analyses Hitler's background, gives the origins and history for the book, and ends with a critical assessment both of Hitler's incoherent ideas and his ruthless understanding of political power. Editor(s): Watt, Donald Cameron. Num Pages: 704 pages, index, bibliography. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJ; HBJD; HBLW; JPFQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 141 x 51. Weight in Grams: 744.
Publisher
Pimlico
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712652544
ISBN
9780712652544
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.63

Paperback.
Publisher
Gibson Square Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908096654
ISBN
9781908096654
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 12.50

Hardcover. Adonis' influence on Arabic literature has been likened to that of T.S. Eliot in the English-speaking world. Yet alongside this spearheading of a modernist literary revolution, the secular Syrian-born poet is also renowned for his persistent and staunch attacks on despotism across the Arab world. Num Pages: 180 pages. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1HB; 3JJ; 3JM; GTJ; HBTB; HRAM2; JFSR2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 149 x 224 x 24. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
Polity
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509511907
ISBN
9781509511907
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 15.62

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 26. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Vintage
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845951610
ISBN
9781845951610
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.83