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  • Inventing Lebanonby Kais M. Firro

    I.B.Tauris 2002; US$ 32.00

    Inventing Lebanon examines the history behind an idea: a new polity of ?Greater Lebanon?. It shows how, under the powerful influence of the French Mandate, various groups of the local elite attempted to create what amounted to a new Lebanese nationalism, carving the state into Maronite Christian, Sunni and Shiite power bases. The results only accentuated... more...

  • Legends of the Fire Spiritsby Robert Lebling

    I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 39.50

    ?An energy, a pulse form of quantum physics perhaps, alive at the margins of sleep or madness, and more often in the whispering of a single unwelcome thought.?_x000D_ The Economist_x000D_ _x000D_ According to Islamic tradition, Allah created three types of beings: angels, made of light; humans, made of earth; and jinn, made of smokeless fire. Supernatural,... more...

  • Reading 'Desperate Housewives'by Janet McCabe; Kim Akass

    I.B.Tauris 2006; US$ 21.00

    ?Everyone has a little dirty laundry.? The darkly comic series about the secret lives of the ladies living on Wisteria Lane became an instant breakthrough hit for ABC. 21 million viewers tuned in for the first episode and this figure has steadily grown as audiences from around the globe have switched on to the shenanigans in suburbia. Desperate Housewives... more...

  • Kurds, Arabs and Britonsby W. A. Lyon; D. K. Fieldhouse

    I.B.Tauris 2001; US$ 29.00

    Wallace Lyon was Provincial Administrator and Administrative Inspector in northern Iraq ? an area known unofficially as ?Kurdistan? ? between 1918 and 1945. His job was to administer what at the time was a fairly wild and remote province, while protecting the Kurds from a predatory and unstable Iraq and safeguarding British imperial interests in the... more...

  • Zambiaby Andrew Sardanis

    I.B.Tauris 2014; US$ 24.00

    On 24 October 1964, the Republic of Zambia was formed, replacing the territory which had formerly been known as Northern Rhodesia. Fifty years on, Andrew Sardanis provides a sympathetic but critical insider?s account of Zambia, from independence to the present. He paints a stark picture of Northern Rhodesia at decolonisation and the problems of the... more...

  • Reporting the EUby John Lloyd; Cristina Marconi

    I.B.Tauris 2014; US$ 25.00

    In recent years, media coverage of the European Union has faced its most serious test. The interlinked crises in the Union have severely tested the expertise of the EU press corps, many of whom have struggled to cope with its complexities, and have thrown into sharper relief the differences among the national coverages. At the same time, the crises... more...

  • Observant Statesby Fraser MacDonald; Rachel Hughes; Klaus Dodds

    I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 96.00

    Geopolitics is changing. The conduct of war and peace is being transformed by our increasing dependence on visual images and practices. Satellite surveillance, computer games, streaming video, retinal scanning and mobile phone cameras are just some of the technologies that are shaping contemporary geopolitics. From the horrors of 9/11 and Abu Ghraib... more...

  • Attleeby Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds

    I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 80.00

    Clement Attlee - the man who created the welfare state and decolonised vast swathes of the British Empire, including India - has been acclaimed by many as Britain's greatest twentieth-century Prime Minister. Yet somehow Attlee the man remains elusive and little known. How did such a moderate, modest man bring about so many enduring changes? What... more...

  • Authorship and the Films of David Lynchby Antony Todd

    I.B.Tauris 2012; US$ 24.58

    This important new contribution to studies on authorship and film explores the ways in which shared and disputed opinions on aesthetic quality, originality and authorial essence have shaped receptions of Lynch's films. It is also the first book to approach David Lynch as a figure composed through language, history and text. Tracing the development... more...

  • Film and Fairy Talesby Kristian Moen

    I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 45.00

    Far from a realm of pure fantasy helping people to escape harsh realities, fairy tales and the films that rooted themselves in their tropes and traditions played an integral role in formulating and expressing the anxieties of modernity as well as its potential for radical, magical transformation. In Film and Fairy Tales, Kristian Moen examines the... more...