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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

Hardcover. Over the last century Britain has witnessed a royal family saga compelling, tumultuous and heartwarming. With full-page illustrations from the Daily Mirror's archives and illuminating explanatory text, this book looks at one hundred years of royalty in Britain. Series: Century of. Num Pages: 112 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; 3JM; BGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 147 x 146 x 15. Weight in Grams: 248.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
9780747812739
ISBN
9780747812739

€ 9.05

Paperback. Chronicles more than forty years of black music: from the hopeful, angry refrains of the Freedom movement to the slick pop of Motown; from Woodstock and the 'Summer of Love' to Vietnam and the race riots; from disco inferno to the Million Man March. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; AVG; HBTB; JFSL3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 136 x 29. Weight in Grams: 312. Clean copy with some shelf wear, minor nicks and bumps on cover but otherwise clean
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KSS0002310
ISBN
9781841952963

€ 4.64

Paperback. Michael Wieck's account of his childhood in Konigsberg recalls a German city obliterated by fire-bombing during World War II. In the midst of privation, savagery and death, there were moments of absurdity. Translator(s): Milbouer, Penny. Num Pages: 328 pages, 37 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; BGHA; HBJD; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 151 x 16. Weight in Grams: 446.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
University of Wisconsin Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780299185442
ISBN
9780299185442

€ 28.75

Paperback. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; 3JM; BM; JKSF; JKSN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 223 x 26. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Penguin UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405926911
ISBN
9781405926911

€ 9.99
€ 8.54

Paperback. Decades after the Holocaust, many assume that the churches in Germany resisted the Nazi regime. In fact, resistance was exceptional. In the early 1930s, a movement emerged within German Protestantism with the aim of fully integrating Nazi ideology, German national identity, and Christian faith. This book deals with this topic. Editor(s): Solberg, Mary M. Num Pages: 486 pages. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJG; 3JJH; HRCC2. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 152 x 227 x 36. Weight in Grams: 796.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Fortress Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781451464726
ISBN
9781451464726

€ 51.10

Paperback. The first popular history of a decade that is yet to be defined or anatomised as the 1960s or 1970s have been, A Classless Society goes in search of a Britain still reeling from the conflicts of the Thatcher years. Num Pages: 640 pages, 16pp colour plates. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJPR; HBJD1; HBLW3; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 41. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Aurum Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781312377
ISBN
9781781312377

€ 20.99
€ 15.70

Paperback. A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain presents 33 essays by expert scholars on all the major aspects of the political, social, economic and cultural history of Britain during the late Georgian and Victorian eras. Truly British, rather than English, in scope. Pays attention to the experiences of women as well as of men. Editor(s): Williams, Chris. Series: Blackwell Companions to British History. Num Pages: 624 pages, 5 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 248 x 174 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1020.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
624
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405156790
ISBN
9781405156790

€ 56.95

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

€ 27.99
€ 27.35

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

€ 41.99
€ 39.99

Paperback. Orphaned at the age of nine, Mikey Cuddihy left the US to board at the experimental Summerhill School. Like Hideous Kinky, this memoir describes coming of age in the strange and dangerous world of the unravelling social experiment of the late 1960s. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JJPK; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 149 x 21. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Atlantic Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782393146
ISBN
9781782393146

€ 19.99
€ 14.21

Paperback. Orphaned at the age of nine, Mikey Cuddihy left the US to board at the experimental Summerhill School. Like Hideous Kinky, this memoir describes coming of age in the strange and dangerous world of the unravelling social experiment of the late 1960s. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JJPK; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 29. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Atlantic Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782393160
ISBN
9781782393160

€ 11.99
€ 9.79

Paperback. In 1973, the author kissed the impossibly glamorous Elizabeth North for the first time, in a busy supermarket car park along the Leeds ring road. This title tells the story of the unexpectedly joyous consequences - ones to baffle many, not least themselves - until her death, aged 78. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; 3JM; BGA; HBJD1; HBLW3; HBLX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 145 x 197 x 14. Weight in Grams: 186.
Publisher
Vintage Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099581864
ISBN
9780099581864

€ 17.87

Paperback. Robert Kee's vivid account of his years in a German prisoner-of-war camp - and his flight across Europe when he escaped. A classis survival story. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; BTM; BTP; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWXR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 234.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
W&N
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753826744
ISBN
9780753826744

€ 11.99
€ 10.07

Paperback. An explosive account of the Kennedy assassination that will rewrite the history of the 20th century's most controversial murder investigation - now with a groundbreaking new afterword. Num Pages: 704 pages, 2 x 8pp colour photos. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPK; HBJK; HBLW3; JFHC; JPWL1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 128 x 45. Weight in Grams: 516.
Publisher
Abacus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349140612
ISBN
9780349140612

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Hardcover. A thematic overview of how childhood and the family were perceived in the period from 1800 to 1900, covering life cycle, relationships, community, economy, the state, the environment, education, religion and health. Editor(s): Heywood, Colin. Series: The Cultural Histories. Num Pages: 254 pages, 28 illus. BIC Classification: 3JH; HBLL; HBTB; JFSP1; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 252 x 177 x 17. Weight in Grams: 654.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
254
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847887986
ISBN
9781847887986

€ 89.47

Hardcover. A thematic overview of how childhood and the family were perceived in the period from 1650 to 1800, covering life cycle, relationships, community, economy, the state, the environment, education, religion and health. Editor(s): Foyster, Elizabeth; Marten, James. Series: The Cultural Histories. Num Pages: 254 pages, 40 illus. BIC Classification: 3JF; HBLL; HBTB; JFSP1; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 248 x 180 x 18. Weight in Grams: 656.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
254
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847887979
ISBN
9781847887979

€ 89.47

Hardcover.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
254
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847887962
ISBN
9781847887962

€ 89.47

Hardcover. A thematic overview of how childhood and the family were perceived in the period from 1900 to the twenty-first century, covering life cycle, relationships, community, economy, the state, the environment, education, religion and health. Editor(s): Hawes, Joseph M.; Hiner, N. Ray. Series: The Cultural Histories. Num Pages: 254 pages, 36 illus. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBLW; HBTB; JFSP1; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 247 x 176 x 19. Weight in Grams: 716.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
254
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847887993
ISBN
9781847887993

€ 89.47

Hardcover. A thematic overview of how sexuality was perceived in the period from 1650 to 1820, covering homosexuality, heterosexuality, sexual variations, prostitution, medicine, religion, erotica and popular belief. Editor(s): Peakman, Julie. Series: The Cultural Histories. Num Pages: 310 pages, 76 bw illus. BIC Classification: 3JF; HBLL; HBTB; JFSJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 252 x 174 x 20. Weight in Grams: 794.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
310
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847888037
ISBN
9781847888037

€ 89.47

Hardcover. A thematic overview of how sexuality was perceived in the period from 1920 to 2000, covering homosexuality, heterosexuality, sexual variations, prostitution, medicine, religion, erotica and popular belief. Editor(s): Hekma, Gert. Series: The Cultural Histories. Num Pages: 302 pages, 57 bw illus. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBLW; HBTB; JFSJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 175 x 244 x 19. Weight in Grams: 730.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
302
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847888051
ISBN
9781847888051

€ 89.47

Paperback. Editor(s): Mangum, Teresa. Series: The Cultural Histories Series. Num Pages: 288 pages, 47 bw illus. BIC Classification: 3JH; 3JJC; HBLL; HBTB; JFFK; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 172 x 245 x 17. Weight in Grams: 578.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781350009813
ISBN
9781350009813

€ 30.99
€ 30.57

Paperback. Editor(s): Pollak, Ellen. Series: The Cultural Histories Series. Num Pages: 304 pages, 32 bw illus. BIC Classification: 3JD; 3JF; HBLL; HBTB; JFFK; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 172 x 244 x 18. Weight in Grams: 608.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781350009806
ISBN
9781350009806

€ 30.99
€ 30.57

Paperback. Editor(s): Conor, Liz. Series: The Cultural Histories Series. Num Pages: 264 pages, 7 bw illus. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HBLW; HBTB; JFFK; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 172 x 244 x 16. Weight in Grams: 526.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781350009820
ISBN
9781350009820

€ 30.99
€ 30.57

Paperback. Delves deeper into America's conspiracy sub-culture, exploring the rise of 9/11 conspiracy theories, the "birther" controversy surrounding Barack Obama's American citizenship, and how the conspiracy landscape has changed with the rise of the Internet and other new media. Series: Comparative Studies in Religion & Society. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JM; JFC; JFHC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 17. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
University of California Press
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Second Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520276826
ISBN
9780520276826

€ 31.99
€ 28.24