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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Hardcover. A masterfully edited volume that explores the complexity of power relationships in Vietnamese society Editor(s): Bousquet, Gisele; Brocheux, Pierre. Num Pages: 488 pages, 6 drawings. BIC Classification: 1FMV; 3JJ; HBJF; HBLW3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 35. Weight in Grams: 775.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
University of Michigan Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780472098057
ISBN
9780472098057
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 105.05
€ 94.60

Paperback. The linguistic and conceptual dimension of the founding of America are examined in this book. Historians and political scientists analyze political discourse from the Revolution to ratification and suggest that out of the arguments and debates of the period came the American Constitution. Editor(s): Ball, Terence; Pocock, J. G. A. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JF; 3JH; JPA; JPHC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 150 x 15. Weight in Grams: 345.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
University Press of Kansas
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700603695
ISBN
9780700603695
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 33.59

Paperback. This analysis of urban neighbourhoods in the United States from 1960 to 1995 presents 15 original essays by scholars of urban planning and development. Together they show how urban neighbourhoods can and must be preserved as economic, cultural and political centres. Editor(s): Keating, W. Dennis; etc.; Krumholz, Norman (Professor of Urban Planning, Cleveland State University, USA); Star, Philip (Director, Center for Neighborhood Development, Cleveland State University, USA). Series: Studies in Government and Public Policy. Num Pages: 288 pages, 13 photographs. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPK; 3JJPL; 3JJPN; 3JJPR; JFSG; JPR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 458.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
University Press of Kansas
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700607907
ISBN
9780700607907
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 36.63

Hardcover. Bringing together a diverse array of photographs, this collection provides a visual record of life in Kansas, from 1936-1949. The photographs portray, for example, FSA-aided farmers and striking coal miners, dust-bowl debris and tumbleweeds, and a failed bank and a thriving stockyard. Editor(s): Schulz, Constance B. Num Pages: 160 pages, 94 photographs. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJG; 3JJH; 3JJP; HBTB; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 204 x 17. Weight in Grams: 771.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Univ Pr of Kansas
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700607990
ISBN
9780700607990
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 63.03
€ 58.02

Paperback. This collection of essays surveys the changes in farms, small towns and reservations throughout the American West during the post-war era. Topics covered include: cattle industry; agriculture; migrant labour; environmental concerns; social change; ranch and farm women; and reservation life. Editor(s): Hurt, R. Douglas. Num Pages: 304 pages, 19 photographs. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; HBJK; HBLW3; JFSF; TV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 21. Weight in Grams: 417.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
University Press of Kansas
Edition
Government Publication
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700608782
ISBN
9780700608782
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 33.59

Hardcover. Lyndon Baines Johnson ascended to the presidency in the wake of tragedy. His presidency was marked by controversies over civil rights, the Vietnam War, foreign policy, and law-and-order issues. Decades later, it's now possible to reexamine those controversies to illuminate the achievements and failures of one of this misunderstood president. Editor(s): Lerner, Mitchell B. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPK; 3JJPL; HBJK; HBLW3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 29. Weight in Grams: 735.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Univ Pr of Kansas
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700613847
ISBN
9780700613847
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 68.87
€ 63.10

Hardcover. Includes 30 new photographs and a chapter that tells the story of University of Kansas. Num Pages: 264 pages, 442 photographs. BIC Classification: 1KBBNK; 3JH; 3JJ; 3JMC; AJC; HBTB; JNM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 216 x 22. Weight in Grams: 1107.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
University Press of Kansas
Edition
3rd Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700615278
ISBN
9780700615278
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.13
€ 46.80

Paperback. Following William T Sherman's capture of Chattanooga, the Union Army initiated a series of battles and operations that took it from the Tennessee border to the outskirts of Atlanta - with bloody confrontations at places such as Resaca and New Hope Church. This title offers introduction to Sherman's route. Editor(s): Luvaas, Jay; Nelson, Harold W. Series: U.S.Army War College Guides to Civil War Battles. Num Pages: 384 pages, 35 illustrations, 41 maps. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBW; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 27. Weight in Grams: 513.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Univ Pr of Kansas
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700615704
ISBN
9780700615704
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 36.63

Hardcover. Assesses Union generalship during the final two years of the Civil War. This book covers Union field generals like William T Sherman, George Thomas, George Meade, and Philip Sheridan, as well as the less-prominent Franz Sigel, Horatio Wright, Edward Ord, and Benjamin Butler. Editor(s): Woodworth, Steven E. Series: Modern War Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 24. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Univ Pr of Kansas
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700615896
ISBN
9780700615896
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 63.03
€ 58.02

Hardcover. The memoir of Roi Ottley, an African American soldier in World War II. Editor(s): Huddle, Mark A. Num Pages: 200 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; BJ; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 445.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
University Press of Kansas
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700617692
ISBN
9780700617692
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 63.03
€ 58.02

Paperback. The Wilderness campaign of May 5-6, 1864, initiated an epic confrontation between Ulysses S Grant and Robert E Lee that would ultimately end, eleven months later, with Lee's surrender at Appomattox. This work assembles eight essays that explore aspects of the background, conduct, and repercussions of the fighting in the Wilderness. Editor(s): Gallagher, Gary W. Series: Military Campaigns of the Civil War. Num Pages: 304 pages, 35 illustrations, 12 maps, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBW; JWLF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 440.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780807857854
ISBN
9780807857854
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 36.54

Paperback. The Maryland campaign of September 1862 ranks among the most important military operations of the American Civil War. The climactic clash came on September 17 at the battle of Antietam, where more than 23,000 men fell in the single bloodiest day of the war. This book examines the ways in which the battle has been remembered. Editor(s): Gallagher, Gary W. Series: Military Campaigns of the Civil War. Num Pages: 352 pages, 40 illustrations, 1 table, 6 maps, notes, bibl., index. BIC Classification: 1KBBFM; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBW; JWLF. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 19. Weight in Grams: 508.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780807858943
ISBN
9780807858943
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 33.51

Paperback. An anthology that provides overviews of life, history, and culture and offers insight into Brazil's development over the past century. It offers fresh perspectives on the social, economic, and cultural challenges that face Brazil as it seeks future directions in the age of globalization. Editor(s): Sachs, Ignacy; Wilheim, Jorge; Pinheiro, Paulo Sergio. Translator(s): Anderson, Robert N. Series: Latin America in Translation/enTraduccion/em Traducao. Num Pages: 392 pages, 12 figures, 1 map, 7 tables, notes, bibl., index. BIC Classification: 1KLSB; 3JJ; HBJK; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 567.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780807859278
ISBN
9780807859278
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.13
€ 46.67

Paperback. Chancellorsville was a remarkable victory for Robert E Lee's troops, a fact that had significant psychological importance for both sides. But the achievement, while stunning, came at an enormous cost of more than 13,000 Confederate casualties. This book explores a variety of important dimensions of the Chancellorsville campaign. Editor(s): Gallagher, Gary W. Series: Military Campaigns of the Civil War. Num Pages: 288 pages, 34 illustrations, 13 maps, notes, bibl., index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 422.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780807859704
ISBN
9780807859704
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 32.49

Hardcover. Presenting papers pertaining to Grant's first term in office, this volume covers areas such as his climb-down over the annexation of Santo Domingo, legislation to facilitate federal intervention in the persecution of blacks in the South, his Indian policy and the Treaty of Washington. Editor(s): Ferraro, William M.; Lisec, Aaron M.; Dotson, Sue E. Num Pages: 544 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BG; HBJK; HBLL; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 247 x 164 x 46. Weight in Grams: 1365.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809321971
ISBN
9780809321971
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 75.87
€ 69.00

Hardcover. Explores the life of Abraham Lincoln. This book contains topics including religion, education, middle-class family life, the antislavery movement, politics, and law. It examines aspects of Lincoln's life - his personal piety in comparison with the beliefs of his contemporaries. Editor(s): Fornieri, Joseph R.; Gabbard, Sara Vaughn. Num Pages: 256 pages, 13 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BGH; HBJK; HBLL; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 499.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
First Edition (1st printing)
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809328789
ISBN
9780809328789
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 28.43

Hardcover. Shows how hunting Confederate commerce raiders on the high seas endured the tedium of blockade duty and took part in riverine warfare on the Mississippi. This book presents the author's beliefs about race, slavery, and the Union cause that were unconventional for the time and stand in contrast to those held by many of his contemporaries. Editor(s): Burkhardt, George S. Num Pages: 272 pages, 26 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BJ; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 490.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809329106
ISBN
9780809329106
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 33.51

Hardcover. From mid-August to mid-September 1863, Union major general William S Rosecrans' Army of the Cumberland maneuvered from Tennessee to north Georgia in a bid to rout Confederate general Braxton Bragg's Army of Tennessee and blaze the way for further Union advances. This title covers every angle of the campaign, from its prelude to its denouement. Editor(s): Woodworth, Steven E. Num Pages: 192 pages, 3 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBSN; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 445.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Southern Illinois University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780809329809
ISBN
9780809329809
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 30.46

Paperback. Argues that the Haitian Revolution nonetheless had an enduring cultural and political impact, particularly on peoples and communities that have been marginalized in the historical record and absent from the discourses of Western historiography. This book interrogates the literary, historical, and political discourses that the Revolution produced. Editor(s): Garraway, Doris L. Num Pages: 296 pages, 2 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KJH; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBTV; JPWQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 17. Weight in Grams: 386.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
University of Virginia Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813926865
ISBN
9780813926865
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 26.41

Paperback. Offers an illuminating portrait of the state's wartime economic, political, and social institutions. This title examines such concerns as the Civil War's effect on slavery in the state, the wartime intersection of race and religion, and the development of Confederate social networks. It sheds light on topics long disputed by historians. Editor(s): Ayers, Edward L.; Gallagher, Gary W.; Torget, Andrew J. Num Pages: 240 pages, 5 maps & graphs, 1 table. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
University of Virginia Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813927947
ISBN
9780813927947
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 24.38

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