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- Random House Struik 2013; US$ 27.00
Field Guide to Fynbos covers over 1 000 species of an estimated 7 000, focusing on the most common and conspicuous. Each species description is accompanied by its common names, a vivid photograph, distribution map, comparisons with similar species, and notes on traditional uses. For the first time, non-botanists have a real chance of accurately identifying... more...
- Penguin Group US 2006; US$ 18.00
From the Roman Emperor Julian, who waxed rhapsodic about Parisian wine and figs, to Henry Miller, who relished its seductive bohemia, Paris has been a perennial source of fascination for 2,000 years. In this definitive and illuminating history, Colin Jones walks us through the city that was a plague-infested charnel house during the Middle Ages, the... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2006; Not Available
Paris is the World, the rest of the Earth is nothing but its suburbs' - Marivaux In this intelligently-written and supremely entertaining new history, Colin Jones seeks to give a sense of the city of Paris as it was lived in and experienced over time. The focal point of generation upon generation of admirers and detractors, a source of attraction or... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2003; Not Available
There can be few more mesmerising historical narratives than the story of how the dazzlingly confident and secure monarchy Louis XIV, 'the Sun King', left to his successors in 1715 became the discredited, debt-ridden failure toppled by Revolution in1789. The further story of the bloody unravelling of the Revolution until its seizure by Napoleon is... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 123.95
Changing business needs brought about by the information technology revolution in recent decades, as well as the drive toward sustainability, require a complete rethink by urban planners and policy makers about the conservation of historical centers and the types and locations of office buildings. This book analyzes these processes and policy areas,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 42.95
Though Foucault is now widely taught in universities, his writings are notoriously difficult. Reassessing Foucault critically examines the implications of his work for students and researchers in a wide range of areas in the social and human sciences. Focusing on the social history of medicine, successive chapters deal with his historiographical,... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 170.00
An evaluation of the most enduring privatisation of the Thatcher era … Written in an accessible style, this is a key reference for students and researchers in housing and planning; geography; and social policy. The book analyses the operation and impact of the right to buy policy (RTB). It includes a critique of the Housing Act and the 2001... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2007; US$ 130.00
This book critically reviews the literature on the nature of FDI and reports the recent results on the performance of FDI plants. It examines the generation, theory and location of FDI, and its effects on regional and national development and analyses issues at the project and plant levels related to investment, employment and firm survival. more...