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History: specific events & topics books

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The Worlds of Positivism A Global Intellectual History, 1770-1930 by Johannes Feichtinger The Worlds of Positivism A Global Intellectual History, 1770-1930

Providing a genealogy of scientific governance that is sorely needed in an age of post-truth politics, this volume breaks new ground in the fields of intellectual and global history, the history of science, and philosophy.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/11/2017

What is the History of the Book? by James Raven What is the History of the Book?

This book introduces the fast-developing field of book history. James Raven, a leading historian of the book, offers a fresh and accessible guide to the global study of the production, dissemination and reception of written and printed texts across all...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/11/2017

What is the History of the Book? by James Raven What is the History of the Book?

This book introduces the fast-developing field of book history. James Raven, a leading historian of the book, offers a fresh and accessible guide to the global study of the production, dissemination and reception of written and printed texts across all...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2017

Stalinist Perpetrators on Trial Scenes from the Great Terror in Soviet Ukraine by Lynne (Professor of History, University of Toronto) Viola Stalinist Perpetrators on Trial Scenes from the Great Terror in Soviet Ukraine
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An inside account of the trials and punishments of the Soviet secret police officers who carried out the Great Terror, this book uses the criminal files from Ukraine to take readers inside the operations of the interrogation rooms and execution...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Hallowed Ground A Walk at Gettysburg by James M. McPherson Hallowed Ground A Walk at Gettysburg


Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

When Science Sheds Light on History Forensic Science and Anthropology by Phillipe Charlier, David Alliot When Science Sheds Light on History Forensic Science and Anthropology
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Philippe Charlier, the Indiana Jones of the graveyards , travels the globe with his forensics team to unravel historic mysteries. Exploring how our ancestors lived and how they died, the forty cases in this book tackle some of history's most...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2017

Conspiracy by Charlotte Greig Conspiracy


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

North Pole Promise Black, White, and Asian Friends by S. Allen Counter North Pole Promise Black, White, and Asian Friends


Format: Paperback - Released: 18/07/2017

Coming Soon

In The Freud Archives by Janet Malcolm In The Freud Archives

Who will inherit the secrets of Sigmund Freud? Who will protect his reputation? Who may destroy it? Janet Malcolm's investigation into the personalities who clash over Freud's legacy has become a celebrated story of seduction and betrayal, love and hatred,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

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Royalty's Strangest Tales by Geoff Tibballs Royalty's Strangest Tales

A rollicking collection of stories featuring the craziest, daftest and most outrageous monarchs the world has ever known. Packed with royal stories from 2,000 years of history, from the immortality-obsessed first Emperor of China to our very own master of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/07/2017

The Origins and Evolution of the Progress Estate by Keith Billinghurst The Origins and Evolution of the Progress Estate


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/07/2017

One Hot Summer Dickens, Darwin, Disraeli, and the Great Stink of 1858 by Rosemary Ashton One Hot Summer Dickens, Darwin, Disraeli, and the Great Stink of 1858

A unique, in-depth view of Victorian London during the record-breaking summer of 1858, when residents both famous and now-forgotten endured The Great Stink together
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

WHY GANDHI STILL MATTERS An Appraisal of the Mahatma's Legacy by Rajmohan Gandhi WHY GANDHI STILL MATTERS An Appraisal of the Mahatma's Legacy


Format: Hardback - Released: 19/05/2017

Five Hundred Years Of Printing by S. Steinberg Five Hundred Years Of Printing


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/05/2017

Bloody History of Paris Riots, Revolution and Rat Pie by Ben Hubbard Bloody History of Paris Riots, Revolution and Rat Pie


Format: Hardback - Released: 17/04/2017

The Sugar Doctor by The Sugar Doctor


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/04/2017

Lost Bodies by Jenni Davis Lost Bodies


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2017

Fete Des Morts 2018 Tradition Mexicaine by BV Fete Des Morts 2018 Tradition Mexicaine

El dia de los Muertos est sans doute la fete traditionnelle la plus importante du Mexique et l'une des fetes les plus pittoresques d'Amerique latine. Voici quelques portraits de rue pris a San Diego. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Calling Papa-Charlie by Andy Frazier Calling Papa-Charlie

On a day trip to the Scottish Museum of Flight in East Lothian in 2013 the author stumbled across a small yellow exhibit in hangar number two.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

Calling Papa-Charlie by Andy Frazier Calling Papa-Charlie

On a day trip to the Scottish Museum of Flight in East Lothian in 2013 the author stumbled across a small yellow exhibit in hangar number two.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/03/2017

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