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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Paperback. Different countries give different opening dates for the period of the Second World War, but perhaps the most compelling is 1937, when the 'Marco Polo Bridge Incident' plunged China and Japan into a conflict of extraordinary duration and ferocity. This book focuses on this incident. Num Pages: 480 pages, 2 x 8pp b&w. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 1FPJ; 3JJH; HBJF; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 356.
Publisher
PENGUIN BOOKS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141031453
ISBN
9780141031453
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.82

Paperback. Cultural Revolution Culture, often denigrated as pure propaganda, was liked not only in its heyday but continues to be enjoyed today. Considering this art music, stage works, posters, comics, literature in its longue duree, Barbara Mittler suggests it builds on a tradition of earlier works, allowing for proliferation in contemporary China. Series: Harvard East Asian Monographs. Num Pages: 502 pages, 14 halftones, 113 line illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3JJPK; HBJF; HBLW3; HBTB; JPVN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 181 x 254 x 38. Weight in Grams: 936.
Publisher
Harvard University Asia Center
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674970533
ISBN
9780674970533
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 42.99
€ 38.45

Paperback. Follows the changes in hospital treatment that took place during the Victorian era and explores the different types of hospitals that were available, from the celebrated specialist institutions served by famous surgeons to the appalling workhouse infirmaries where the patients were looked after by untrained pauper nurses. Series: Shire Library. Num Pages: 48 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBTB; MBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 149 x 4. Weight in Grams: 170. New.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
9780747806967
ISBN
9780747806967
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.41

Paperback. The final volume in the Eisner-nominated history of Japan. Translator(s): Davidson, Zack. Num Pages: 552 pages, black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 3JJP; FXZ; HBJF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 228 x 57. Weight in Grams: 894.
Publisher
Drawn and Quarterly
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781770462014
ISBN
9781770462014
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 17.63

Hardcover. The role of Islam in the modern state and the interpretation and implementation of Shari'a law are widely debated. The concept of Liberalism, as taken from the ideological writings of Ahmad Amin (1886-1954) and Husayn Amin (1932-), offers a unique view on the development and reception of these issues in 20th century Egyptian thought. Series: Library of Modern Middle East Studies. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: 1HBE; 3JJ; HBJH; HBLW; HBTB; JFCX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 217 x 145 x 23. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780767277
ISBN
9781780767277
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 102.32

Hardcover. Num Pages: 304 pages, 255 colour and black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 3JJP; JWMV3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172. .
Publisher
Fonthill Media United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781554968
ISBN
9781781554968
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 44.92

Hardcover. More than a century's worth of atrocities culled from the city's police blotter, told through startling, rarely seen images and incisive text written by two NYPD officers and a NYC crime reporter. Num Pages: 320 pages, 500 b&w and colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; 3JH; 3JJ; BTC; JKSW1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 268 x 318 x 32. Weight in Grams: 2180.
Publisher
Black Dog & Leventhal
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
9780316391238
ISBN
9780316391238
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 40.00
€ 30.00

Hardcover. Prince 1958-2016 is the ultimate pictorial tribute to this truly unique artist, his seductive performances and his incredible musical career. A plethora of iconic shots from all stages of Prince's varied career are included, and the book pays homage to the originality, the glamour, and above all the sexiness that Prince embodied. Num Pages: 144 pages, 120 colour and b/w. BIC Classification: 1KBBNT; 3JJP; 3JM; AVGQ; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 296 x 17. Weight in Grams: 1036.
Publisher
Carlton Books Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780978918
ISBN
9781780978918
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 18.30

Hardcover. Ideal for general readers as well as professionals conducting extensive research, this informative book offers a collection of documents on the origins and conduct of the Iraq War. Series: Documentary and Reference Guides. Num Pages: 345 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FCA; 1KBB; 3JM; HBJF; HBJK; HBWS5; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 216 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1225.
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
345
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313343872
ISBN
9780313343872
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 117.16

Hardcover. Europe's first attempts at a united foreign policy after 1969 were remarkably successful but by 1974 this brief moment of concord had vanished. This book anlyses European foreign policy in this period. It addresses the issue of American-European relations. Num Pages: 488 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJP; HBJD; HBLW3; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 243 x 167 x 43. Weight in Grams: 892.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
488
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845118068
ISBN
9781845118068
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.13

Hardcover. From the Wetterhorn in 1854 to the Matterhorn in 1865 - from triumph to tragedy - the Alps were conquered in a decade. It was what Reverend W.A.B. Coolidge called the 'golden age of alpinism. 1865: the Golden Age of Mountaineering, by Gilles Modica, documents this great time in the history of alpinism. Translator(s): Dusinberre, Deke. Num Pages: 400 pages, 350 colour and black and white photographs and illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFHA; 3JH; AJC; WSBX; WSZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 241 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1848.
Publisher
Vertebrate Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910240526
ISBN
9781910240526
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 51.99
€ 43.15

Hardcover. Series: Inside Technology. Num Pages: 304 pages, 13 b&w illus. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; PDX; TBX; TJF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 163 x 236 x 24. Weight in Grams: 544.
Publisher
The MIT Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262035491
ISBN
9780262035491
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 52.99
€ 46.08

Hardcover. An examination of the political economy of agricultural development in Iran during the oil-boom period of the 1960s and 1970s. It focuses on two interdependent aspects of agricultural development: structural changes in property and labour relations, and productive efficiency and growth of output. Series: Library of Modern Middle East Studies. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBN; 3JJPK; 3JJPL; KCM; KCP; KNAC; TV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 28. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860640063
ISBN
9781860640063
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 107.54

Paperback. First full-length history of the Oromo 1300-1700; explains their key part in the medieval Christian kingdom and demonstrates their importance in shaping Ethiopian history. Series: Eastern Africa Series. Num Pages: 400 pages, 14 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1HFGA; 3H; 3JB; 3JD; HBJH; HBLC; HBLH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Weight in Grams: 666.
Publisher
James Currey
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847011619
ISBN
9781847011619
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 23.66

Hardcover. - Impressive black-and-white photographs by Helene Binet document the beauty of Hawksmoor's churches - Published on the occasion of the exhibition of Helene Binet's photographs at the 13th International Architecture exhibition La Biennale di Venezia 2012 Editor(s): Mostafavi, Mohsen. Num Pages: 112 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JF; AJC; AMN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 309 x 18. Weight in Grams: 1232.
Publisher
Lars Muller Publishers Switzerland
Number of pages
112
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9783037783498
ISBN
9783037783498
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 33.93

Hardcover. This book reveals the desperate plight of the poor, neglected, illegitimate, and abused children in an Irish society that claimed to "cherish" and hold them sacred, but in fact marginalized and ignored them. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JJ; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTB; JFSP1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 240 x 158 x 25. Weight in Grams: 540. Clean copy with minor shelf wear. Fine in fine dustjacket
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
SKU
KOC0012327
ISBN
9780719080814
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 28.00

Hardcover. Series: History and Politics of the 20th Century: Bloomsbury Academic. Num Pages: 288 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DVWY; 3JJPR; HBJD; HBLW3; HBWS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 558.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474288378
ISBN
9781474288378
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 97.10

Paperback. Num Pages: 144 pages, black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBBWN; 1KBBWR; 1KBCB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 9. Weight in Grams: 200.
Publisher
Heritage House Publishing Co Ltd Canada
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781927051788
ISBN
9781927051788
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 12.61

Hardcover. A dynamic new look at the legendary college that was a major incubator of the arts in midcentury America Num Pages: 400 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBFN; 3JJG; 3JJH; 3JJPG; ACXD; JNB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 330 x 253 x 40. Weight in Grams: 2894.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300211917
ISBN
9780300211917
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 78.54

Hardcover. The Spanish Civil War was the training ground of the German military forces that struck across Europe in the Blitzkrieg of 1939-40. A detailed analysis of the German Army's vehicles, equipment, weapons and their tactical development. Num Pages: Highly illustrated in colour. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 3JJG; HBJD; HBLW; HBWP; JWMV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 172. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473878839
ISBN
9781473878839
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 24.46

Hardcover. Though blacks were not often seen on the streets of seventeenth-century London, they were already capturing the British imagination. In her exploration of this emerging black presence, Molineux assembles evidence ranging from shop signs, tea trays, trading cards, board games, and playing cards to song ballads and William Hogarth's graphic satires. Series: Harvard Historical Studies. Num Pages: 374 pages, 17 color illustrations, 69 halftones. BIC Classification: 1QDB; 3J; HBJD1; HBLH; HBLL; HBTS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 167 x 27. Weight in Grams: 722.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
374
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674050082
ISBN
9780674050082
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 60.17
€ 59.44

Paperback. A comprehensive history of the land, people, society, culture and economy of Hungary. Translator(s): Magyar, Anna. Series: Cambridge Concise Histories. Num Pages: 390 pages, 48 b/w illus. 11 maps. BIC Classification: 1DVH; 3F; 3H; 3J; HBJD; HBLC; HBLH; HBLL; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 214 x 139 x 24. Weight in Grams: 510. Series: Cambridge Concise Histories. 388 pages, 48 b/w illus. 11 maps. A comprehensive history of the land, people, society, culture and economy of Hungary, first published in 2001. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1DVH; 3F; 3H; 3J; HBJD; HBLC; HBLH; HBLL; HBLW. Dimension: 214 x 139 x 24. Weight: 534. Translator(s): Magyar, Anna.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
386
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521667364
ISBN
9780521667364
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 30 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 1MBF; 3JH; HBJD1; HBJM; HBLL; JFFN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 171 x 13. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845888312
ISBN
9781845888312
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 13.21

Paperback. As Titanic sank, a 'mystery' ship was spotted some distance away. Rockets were fired but the ship ignored them. The Californian was blamed but was the mystery ship really the Mount Temple? Num Pages: 320 pages, 80. BIC Classification: 1QSAN; 3JJC; HBTM; WGG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 198 x 35. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445649481
ISBN
9781445649481
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.92