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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Reg Twigg spends the next three years in hell, moving from jungle camp to jungle camp and building the Burma Railway for the all-conquering Japanese. He was a risk taker whose survival strategies sometimes bordered on genius. Num Pages: 368 pages, 24 pp. BIC Classification: 1FMB; 3JJH; BM; HBJF; HBLL; HBWQ; JWXR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241965115
ISBN
9780241965115
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.05

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. Editor(s): Beechener, Caroline; Griffiths, Clive; Jacob, Amanda. Series: Think History!. Num Pages: 224 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JF; 3JH; 3JJ; 4KHN; YQH. Category: (ES) Secondary; (XS) Student text. Dimension: 264 x 195 x 11. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780435313708
ISBN
9780435313708
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.56

Paperback. In the 19th century Europe changed more rapidly and radically than during any prior period. This volume offers an approach to understanding one of the most complex periods of modern history, addressing all the major issues. Editor(s): Blanning, T. C. W. Series: The Short Oxford History of Europe. Num Pages: 320 pages, 6 line illustrations, 6 maps. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JH; 4KL; GTB; HBJD; HBLL. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 141 x 18. Weight in Grams: 404.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198731351
ISBN
9780198731351
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.49

Paperback. This Companion is an authoritative, comprehensive, and accessible guide to the key works, genres, and movements of postmodern American fiction. Editor(s): Geyh, Paula. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; 3JJP; DSBH; DSK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107502772
ISBN
9781107502772
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.18

Paperback. Perna, Gary Rhoades, Roman Ruiz, Lauren Schudde, Sheila Slaughter, Daryl G. Smith Editor(s): Bastedo, Michael N.; Altbach, Philip G.; Gumport, Patricia J. Num Pages: 560 pages, 12 graphs. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JM; JNAM; JNF; JNM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 33. .
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
fourth edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421419909
ISBN
9781421419909
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 30.99

Paperback. James Acheson presents a vibrant collection of brand new essays on Virginia Woolf's 'Mrs Dalloway' and 'To the Lighthouse'. A team of leading scholars provide stimulating re-assessments and fresh critical perspectives on these two major works of British fiction. Editor(s): Acheson, James. Series: New Casebooks. Num Pages: 232 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JJ; DSBH; DSK; JFSJ1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 13. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137430816
ISBN
9781137430816
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.10

Paperback. Editor(s): Bohls, Elizabeth A.; Duncan, Ian. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: 3JF; 3JH; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 128 x 35. Weight in Grams: 406.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
560
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199537525
ISBN
9780199537525
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.23

Paperback. This collection of essays, from fourteen scholars, illustrates the strongly international and modernist dimension of Scotland's interwar revival, and illuminates the relationships between Scottish and non-Scottish writers and contexts. It also includes two chapters on the contribution made to this revival by Scottish visual art and music. Editor(s): Dymock, Emma; Palmer McCulloch, Dr. Margery. Series: ASLS Occasional Papers. Num Pages: 216 pages, port. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JJ; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 210 x 13. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
ASLS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906841072
ISBN
9781906841072
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 23.62

Paperback. A revised and updated edition of this introduction to social welfare in contemporary Britain. It considers the central questions which have emerged from the break-up of the post-war political consensus around the welfare state and explores the different political and theoretical issues involved. Editor(s): Loney, Martin; Bocock, Robert; Clarke, John H.; Cochrane, Allan Douglas; Graham, Peggotty A. M.; Wilson, Michael J. Series: Published in Association with the Open University. Num Pages: 368 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJP; HBTB; JKS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 20. Weight in Grams: 431. "Includes bibliographical references and index. Commissioning organisation: edited by Martin Loney . [et al.]. 360 p. ill. 23 cm. Associated Names: Loney, Martin,. Associated Dates: 1944-. Paperback. As new. 2nd ed." Keywords: "Business, Finance & Law - Careers - Community Services,History - Social & Economic History - Health & Welfare,Subjects - Business, Finan"
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Edition
Second
SKU
KEX0161773
ISBN
9780803986428
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.64

Hardcover. This collection provides a valuable review of nineteenth-century visual and material culture. It broadens our understanding of how exhibitions were constructed, mediated and consumed and contributes to emerging critical debates about modernity and Modernism in the early twentieth century. Editor(s): Nichols, Kate; Turner, Dr. Sarah Victoria. Num Pages: 232 pages, 44 black & white illustrations, 1 table. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJ; ACV; HBTB; JFCD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 178 x 248 x 18. Weight in Grams: 694.
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719096495
ISBN
9780719096495
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 103.75

Paperback. A comprehensive, transnational account of the social and cultural history of the First World War. Editor(s): Winter, Dr Jay. Series: The Cambridge History of the First World War. Num Pages: 779 pages, 1 b/w illus. 48 colour illus. 1 table. BIC Classification: 3JJF; HBG; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
779
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint of First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316601433
ISBN
9781316601433
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.77

Paperback. During the Second World War Birmingham suffered 365 air raid alerts and 77 actual air raids. These raids took place between the 8th August 1940 and the 23rd April 1943. There were over 9,000 casualties of whom 2,241 were killed. This book contains the first hand accounts of some of those who survived. Num Pages: 190 pages, 61 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; 3JJH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 240 x 12. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
Brewin Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858585246
ISBN
9781858585246
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.72

Paperback. This three-volume series is a comprehensive, international history of the conflict that dominated world history in the twentieth century. Editor(s): Leffler, Melvyn P.; Westad, Odd Arne. Series: The Cambridge History of the Cold War. Num Pages: 1976 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJP; HBLW3; HBTW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 163 x 228 x 97. Weight in Grams: 3620.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
1976
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107602328
ISBN
9781107602328
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 108.86

Hardcover. Since the events of 2011, most Arab countries have slipped into a state of war, and living conditions for the majority of the working population have not changed for the better. This edited collection examines the socioeconomic conditions and contests the received policy framework to demonstrate that workable alternatives do exist. Editor(s): Kadri, Ali. Series: Rethinking International Development Series. Num Pages: 264 pages, 10 black & white tables, 19 figures. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1HB; 3JMG; HBJF1; JPWQ; KCM; KCP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 146 x 223 x 19. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137541390
ISBN
9781137541390
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 94.47
€ 15.78

Paperback. Editor(s): Petit, Emmanuel. Num Pages: 188 pages, 43 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 3JJ; AMA; AMX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 20. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415741552
ISBN
9780415741552
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 64.99

Hardcover. In Italy and the Cultural Politics of World War I, well-known scholars of history, political science, film, literature, and cultural studies explore the impact that the Great War had on twentieth-century culture and the enduring legacy of the cultural products that it engendered. Editor(s): Parati, Graziella. Series: The Fairleigh Dickinson University Press Series in Italian Studies. Num Pages: 182 pages, 14 black & white illustrations, 2 tables. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3JJF; HBJD; HBTB; HBWN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 18. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611479508
ISBN
9781611479508
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 90.94
€ 82.13

Hardcover. From the Line brings together the best of Scotland's poetry from the two World Wars: 138 poems, from fifty-six poets, are represented here; poetry from both men and women, from battlefields across the world and from the Home Front, too. Editor(s): Goldie, David; Watson, Roderick. Series: ASLS Annual Volumes. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3JJF; 3JJH; DCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 139 x 23. Weight in Grams: 406.
Publisher
Association for Scottish Literary Studies
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906841164
ISBN
9781906841164
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 15.98

Paperback. The first overview of early modern English social history since the 1980s, bringing together the leading authorities in the field. Editor(s): Wrightson, Keith. Series: A Social History of England. Num Pages: 380 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JB; 3JD; HBJD1; HBLH; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 620.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107614598
ISBN
9781107614598
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.91

Paperback. Europe's critical infrastructure is a key concern to policymakers, NGOs, companies, and citizens today. This book argues that present-day infrastructure vulnerabilities resulted from choices of infrastructure builders in the past. Editor(s): Hogselius, Per; Hommels, Anique; Kaijser, Arne; Van Der Vleuten, Erik. Num Pages: 322 pages, 13 black & white tables, 26 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJP; 3JM; HBJD; HBLW3; HBTK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
322
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137580986
ISBN
9781137580986
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.44

Hardcover. Victorian Literary Cultures: Studies in Textual Subversion is an anthology featuring leading critical voices, including such figures as Nancy Henry, Julian Wolfreys, Ira Nadel, Joseph Wiesenfarth, and William Baker, among others, as they address ideas of subversion in nineteenth-century literature. Editor(s): Womack, Kenneth; Decker, James M. Num Pages: 218 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2AB; 3JH; DSA; DSBF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 201 x 238 x 23. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611476644
ISBN
9781611476644
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 75.59
€ 68.80

Hardcover. This book explores the significance of remembering the rescuers denouncing human rights crimes and protecting targeted victims-including the dead-during the Cold War state violence in Latin America. It moves past a victim - perpetrator dichotomy to focus on those whose righteous acts were beacons for good in the midst of extreme violence. Editor(s): Esparza, Marcia; De Ycaza, Carla. Num Pages: 218 pages, 5 black & white illustrations, 5 black & white halftones, 6 tables. BIC Classification: 1KL; 3JJ; HBJK; JHB; JKV; JPVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 241 x 23. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498533263
ISBN
9781498533263
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 85.04
€ 77.00

Paperback. Presents the latest research on the causes and consequences of British population change from the medieval period to the eve of the Industrial Revolution, in both town and countryside Editor(s): Briggs, Chris; Kitson, P. M.; Thompson, S. J. Series: People, Markets, Goods: Economies and Societies in History. Num Pages: 362 pages, 20 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3H; 3J; HBJD1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 21. Weight in Grams: 628.
Publisher
Boydell Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843839552
ISBN
9781843839552
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 28.80

Paperback. Containing essays on the Black Power Movement, this title provides a historical overview of the Black Power era. Offering important examples of undocumented histories of black liberation, it offers both powerful and poignant examples of "Black Power Studies" scholarship. Editor(s): Joseph, Peniel E. Num Pages: 408 pages, 10 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPK; JFFJ; JFSL3; JPWF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 144 x 24. Weight in Grams: 612.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
408
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415945967
ISBN
9780415945967
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 54.51

Paperback. The 1960s was the decade that began in black and white and ended in colour. In Newcastle, as elsewhere, it was a time when everything was possible and everything was changing. From the Club A'Go Go to the new highrise flats people were on the move. This book captures that atmosphere through a mix of memories and pictures. Editor(s): Flowers, Anna; Histon, Vanessa. Num Pages: 156 pages, Photographs, other illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 3JJPK; BM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 199 x 14. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Newcastle Libraries & Information Service United Kingdom
Number of pages
156
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857951387
ISBN
9781857951387
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.78