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Hardcover. Num Pages: 336 pages, 100 Colour Photographs. BIC Classification: 1KBBWF; WBA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 292 x 242 x 34. Weight in Grams: 2250.
Publisher
Ten Speed Press United States
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
y First printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781607743972
ISBN
9781607743972

€ 46.99
€ 36.12

Paperback. Ernesto Che Guevara, an Argentinian doctor of middle-class parents, rose to fight with Fidel Castro in the Cuban revolution and later tried to spread that revolution in other countries in Latin America and Africa. This is an account of a man who became a cultural icon to a generation. Translator(s): Castaneda, Marina. Num Pages: 480 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: 1KJC; 3JJPG; BGH; HBJK; HBTV; JPWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 36. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC London
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747535201
ISBN
9780747535201

€ 10.99
€ 10.90

Paperback. The book--which is suitable for courses on the history of American sexuality, gender studies, or gay and lesbian studies, presents a carefully selected group of readings organized to allow students to evaluate primary sources, test the interpretations of distinguished historians, and draw their own conclusions. Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFSJ. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 164 x 28. Weight in Grams: 830.
Publisher
Cengage Learning, Inc United States
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780395903841
ISBN
9780395903841

€ 56.44

Paperback. Editor(s): Boswell, Marshall. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2AB; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 146 x 18. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628924534
ISBN
9781628924534

€ 27.99
€ 27.31

Hardcover. Num Pages: 256 pages, over 500 color and b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJH; HBT; JWTU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 314 x 32. Weight in Grams: 2068.
Publisher
Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780764326219
ISBN
9780764326219

€ 78.37
€ 75.70

Paperback. All major cities worth their salt are a mix of the ancient and the modern, but few blend the two as well as Chicago. This title includes: sightseeing in Chicago; Chicago hotels; Chicago restaurants; Chicago bars; Chicago shops; and Chicago maps. Num Pages: 2320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBNC; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 13. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
Ebury Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Sixth Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846703997
ISBN
9781846703997

€ 16.99
€ 13.29

Paperback. The dramatic saga of a remarkable woman who was deeply involved in the political culture of her time. Num Pages: 304 pages, 8 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; BGH; HBJK; HBLL; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 23. Weight in Grams: 386. An excellent, clean copy
Publisher
University Press of New England
Number of pages
292
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0018832
ISBN
9780874518832

€ 4.64

Paperback. This text offers a review and analysis of divorce law in America, with some proposed changes in the law. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JHBK; LNM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 149 x 14. Weight in Grams: 335.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780847698691
ISBN
9780847698691

€ 34.99
€ 34.01

Hardcover. This work demonstrates that the way to understand the distinctions between American and English cultures is to study each country's favourite art form. Therefore it studies America's fascination with movies and stars, and the way Britain is reflected in its relationship with the theatre. Num Pages: 192 pages, 17 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1KBB; AN; APF; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 162 x 21. Weight in Grams: 544. .
Publisher
Columbia University Press New York
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Edition
1st
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0211152
ISBN
9780231112246

€ 11.06

Hardcover. Mexican food is more popular than ever. Ben Fordham and Felipe Fuentes Cruz aim to deliver everything that is exciting and fresh about Mexican food to the people of Britain with their restaurant, Benito's Hat. Num Pages: 144 pages, c100 col photographs. BIC Classification: 1KLCM; WBN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 266 x 19. Weight in Grams: 694.
Publisher
Ryland Peters & Small
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849758192
ISBN
9781849758192

€ 18.99
€ 15.83

Paperback. Provides the comparative analysis of how "knowledge regimes" - communities of policy research organizations like think tanks, political party foundations, ad hoc commissions, and state research offices, and the institutions that govern them - generate ideas and communicate them to policymakers. Num Pages: 424 pages, 2 line illus. 2 tables. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 1DFG; 1DND; 1KBB; JPB; KCP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 157 x 234 x 26. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691161167
ISBN
9780691161167

€ 34.99
€ 30.93

Paperback. Eleven experts provide a complete, objective assessment of mara gang violence in Central America Num Pages: 332 pages, 1 figure, 7 charts, 7 tables. BIC Classification: 1KLC; JFFE; JKVM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 231 x 148 x 22. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
University of Texas Press United States
Number of pages
332
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780292729285
ISBN
9780292729285

€ 31.99
€ 28.67

Paperback. Num Pages: 328 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 1KBB; HBJD; HBLW3; JPB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 154 x 20. Weight in Grams: 496. From Stalinism to the New Cold War. 328 pages. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 1KBB; HBJD; HBLW3; JPB. Dimension: 226 x 154 x 20. Weight: 496.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Number of pages
328
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231148979
ISBN
9780231148979

€ 34.99
€ 30.93

Paperback. Examines differences in the rates of economic growth in Latin America and mainland North America since the seventeenth century. Num Pages: 444 pages, 4 b/w illus. 60 tables. BIC Classification: 1K; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 227 x 154 x 22. Weight in Grams: 620. Endowments and Institutions. 444 pages, 4 b/w illus. 60 tables. Examines differences in the rates of economic growth in Latin America and mainland North America since the seventeenth century. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1K; KCZ. Dimension: 227 x 154 x 22. Weight: 608.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
444
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521251372
ISBN
9780521251372

€ 38.14

Paperback. This text argues that melodrama is a crucial mode of expression in modern literature. After studying stage melodrama as a dominant popular form in the 1800s, the author looks at Balzac and Henry James, to show how these "realist" novelists created fiction using rhetoric and excess of melodrama. Num Pages: 251 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ADF; AN; DSBF; DSBH; DSG; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 157 x 18. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
251
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300065534
ISBN
9780300065534

€ 29.99

Hardcover. Provides a comprehensive overview of human history from two million years ago to the historic period. This volume focuses on Middle America. Editor(s): Peregrine, Peter N.; Ember, Melvin. Num Pages: 462 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1KLC; 3B; HBG; HBLA; HD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 279 x 210 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1460.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2001st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780306462597
ISBN
9780306462597

€ 167.21

Hardcover. Recent political and economic changes sweeping Latin America are strengthening the power of the business class, as the failure of state-led development strategies makes the business sector the primary engine of growth. These six essays deal with this transition in six Latin American countries. Editor(s): Bartell, Ernest; Payne, Leigh. Series: Pitt Latin American Series. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLC; 1KLS; JPHV; KCP; KJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 204 x 139. . An excellent, clean copy
Publisher
University of Pittsburgh Press Pittsburgh
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0017360
ISBN
9780822938538

€ 15.51

Paperback. Through a discussion of mainstream Hollywood films, this title investigates what the author terms 'the paradox of negative emotion' and the function of mainstream narratives as ritualistic fantasies. It describes the sensual nature of the movies and shows how film emotions are often elicited for rhetorical purposes. Num Pages: 296 pages, 14 b/w photographs, 1 table. BIC Classification: 1KBB; APFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 231 x 154 x 19. Weight in Grams: 420. American Film and the Spectator's Experience. 296 pages, illustrations. Through a discussion of mainstream Hollywood films, this title investigates what the author terms 'the paradox of negative emotion' and the function of mainstream narratives as ritualistic fantasies. It describes the sensual nature of the movies and shows how film emotions are often elicited for rhetorical purposes. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1KBB; APFA. Dimension: 231 x 154 x 19. Weight: 424.
Publisher
University of California Press
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Trade Paperback
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520256965
ISBN
9780520256965

€ 35.99
€ 31.92

Paperback. An analysis of the foundations of autobiography in America Num Pages: 255 pages, 2 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBJK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 390. Fine copy
Publisher
New Hampshire
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KST0009829
ISBN
9781584651321

€ 9.76

Paperback. One of the world's biggest and most successful banks, Lehman Brothers bank's downfall was the event that sparked the slide of the world economy toward a Great Depression II. This title presents the inside story of the dark characters who ruled Lehman and the crash that didn't have to happen. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; KCX; KFFK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 25. Weight in Grams: 256.
Publisher
EBURY PRESS
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
245th
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091936150
ISBN
9780091936150

€ 13.99
€ 11.81

Paperback. This bookproposes a new theoretical framework for the study of immigration. It examines four major issues informing current sociological studies of immigration: mechanisms and effects of international migration, processes of immigrants' assimilation and transnational engagements, and the adaptation patterns of the second generation. Num Pages: 302 pages, 1 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 1KB; JFFN; JFSL; JPS; JPVR. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 140 x 18. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230321762
ISBN
9780230321762

€ 43.99
€ 41.43

Paperback. Although the author was a missionary, far from converting the Pirahas, they converted him. This title shows the slow, meticulous steps by which he gradually mastered their language and his gradual realisation that its unusual nature closely reflected its speakers' startlingly original perceptions of the world. Num Pages: 320 pages, 8 page colour plate section. BIC Classification: 1KLSB; BM; CF; JFSL9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 133 x 22. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
Profile Books
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846680403
ISBN
9781846680403

€ 13.99
€ 11.81

Hardcover. Keywords: "Humour - Love, Sex & Marriage,Humour - Political,Humour - Satire, General,Subjects - Humour - General,Su"
Publisher
Sanctuary Publishing Ltd London
Number of pages
276
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KHS0047909
ISBN
9781860746147

€ 4.64

Hardcover. The Big Apple in miniature. Special photographic techniques create a bird's eye perspective thus transforming the City. Accompanied by quotes about the City, this is for tourists and New Yorkers alike. Series: Resized. Num Pages: 144 pages, 140 colour. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; AJB; AJG; AJR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 195. .
Publisher
Lannoo Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9789401443395
ISBN
9789401443395

€ 18.99
€ 16.25

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