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- Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 36.00
This book is aimed at students coming to the study of western European medieval history for the first time, and also graduate students on interdisciplinary medieval studies programmes. It examines the place of the Middle Ages in modern popular culture, exploring the roots of the stereotypes that appear in films, on television and in the press, and... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2012; US$ 15.00
In this illuminating and thoughtful book, Will and Ariel Durant have succeeded in distilling for the reader the accumulated store of knowledge and experience from their four decades of work on the ten monumental volumes of The Story of Civilization. The result is a survey of human history, full of dazzling insights into the nature of human experience,... more...
- The Floating Press 2012; US$ 3.99
A distant relative of the great American writer James Fenimore Cooper, Constance Fenimore Woolson emerged as an important female literary figure in the late-nineteenth century. In this fascinating volume, she recounts her extensive travels, offering readers a glimpse into a different era -- as well as the life of an independent woman during a time... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2000; US$ 75.00
Portugal produces little energy, all of it from renewable sources. But Portugals energy consumption is growing apace, and the country is increasingly dependent on imported energy. Portugals energy companies have been restructured and the government has begun the process of privatising them. In April 1999, the government set up a holding... more...
- Campus Verlag 2011; US$ 36.29
Auf seinen Reisen in die Südsee entdeckte James Cook im 18. Jahrhundert das polynesische Tabu. Missionare brachten dieses Wissen nach Europa. Wie es dann mit der Professionalisierung von Ethnologie und Psychoanalyse als wissenschaftliches Konzept Eingang in die europäische Kultur fand, erzählt Alexandra Przyrembel in ihrer Wissensgeschichte des Tabus.... more...
- MobileReference.com 2011; US$ 3.99
This illustrated Travel Guide is a part of the Mobi Sights series, our concise guides that only feature the most essential information on city attractions. This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. Inside you will find a locator map and a list of top attractions linked to individual... more...
- BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2011; US$ 22.69
Hauptbeschreibung Go North! was the programmatic title of an international conference on Baltic Sea Region Studies that took place at Humboldt University of Berlin from April 4-6, 2005. It was hosted by the BalticStudyNet project, which is part of the European Union's Erasmus Mundus programme for the global promotion of European higher education.... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2009; US$ 14.95
The original college-dropout backpacker that started it all?this traveler?s classic is reissued here for the first time, and follows the adventures of Lee Meriwether in 1886 as he boards a steamer in Brooklyn and heads for Italy?to travel Europe on two quarters a day. Escaping a jail sentence in Italy for trying to sleep for free in the grounds... more...
- Bene Factum Publishing 2014; US$ 7.28
In 2009, Patrick Leigh Fermor?s Spanish-language translator, Dolores Payás, visited her subject for the first time in his house in Greece. Out of this first encounter came a friendship that lasted until the writer?s death two years later. This charming account was born of those hours spent in his company, a highly personal and moving depiction of... more...
- The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99
Today, the term "chivalry" has come to refer to small acts of kindness typically performed by a man toward a woman, such as opening a car door or offering up one's coat on a chilly evening. But in the medieval period, chivalry was a complex code of behavior that governed virtually every aspect of life. In this comprehensive volume, historical... more...