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- Beacon Press 2013; US$ 26.95
A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today Although an estimated 80 percent of American Jews are of Polish descent, many in the postwar generation and those born later know little about their families? connection to their... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2013; US$ 50.00
Despite the Holocaust?s profound impact on the history of Eastern Europe, the communist regimes successfully repressed public discourse about and memory of this tragedy. Since the collapse of communism in 1989, however, this has changed. Not only has a wealth of archival sources become available, but there have also been oral history projects and... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013; US$ 40.99
The full untold story of how one of history?s bravest revolts ended in one of its greatest crimes In 1943, the Nazis liquidated Warsaw?s Jewish ghetto. A year later, they threatened to complete the city?s destruction by deporting its remaining residents. A sophisticated and cosmopolitan community a thousand years old was facing its final days?and... more...
- Osprey Publishing 2013; US$ 13.95
Facing off against Byzantines, Arabs, Vikings, Turks, Mongols, and Russians, this steppe culture dominated Black Sea and Caucasus trade during Medieval times. The Bulgars were a Turkic people who established a state north of the Black Sea, and who showed similarities with the Alans and Sarmatians. In the late 500s and early 600s AD their state fragmented... more...
- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 89.99
Constructing the Narratives of Identity and Power analyzes the practice of national self-imagination. Karina V. Korostelina puts forward a structural-functional model of national narratives that describes three major components?dualistic order, mythic narratives, and normative order?and two main functions of national narratives?the development... more...
- Picador 2014; US$ 18.99
From the assassination that triggered World War I to the ethnic warfare in Serbia, Bosnia, and Croatia, the Balkans have been the crucible of the twentieth century, the place where terrorism and genocide first became tools of policy. Chosen as one of the Best Books of the Year by The New York Times , and greeted with critical acclaim as "the most... more...
- De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2015; US$ 98.00
This study investigates acts of anti-Semitic violence committed by Germans and Ukrainians in several dozen locations in Western Ukraine. The study?s broad consideration of contexts ? the Holocaust, Soviet crimes, and Ukrainian state formation ? leads to a new view of these events. The work is sure to become an indispensable resource in understanding... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 84.99
Women's Lives and Livelihoods in Post-Soviet Uzbekistan examines women?s livelihood activities in response to land tenure changes in post-Soviet Uzbekistan. Zulfiya Tursunova shows how women?s multi-dimensional empowerment is achieved by accessing natural resources and markets central in maintaining the well-being of people, joining women?s saving... more...
- De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2015; US$ 91.00
Im Rahmen der Verwissenschaftlichung der Gesellschaftsbeobachtung entwickelten sich Umfragen ab dem 19. Jahrhundert zu einem wichtigen Instrument der Produktion von Wissen über die Bevölkerung. Die Volkszählung als Urform einer kontinuierlichen Gesellschaftsbeobachtung bildet den Kern dieser Arbeit, in der am Beispiel von Großbritannien nach den Prozessen... more...
- Osprey Publishing 2015; US$ 9.99
While millions of men died in France and Belgium in 1915, battles equally as large and bloody were being fought on the Eastern Front, as Imperial Germany, Hapsburg Austria-Hungary, and Tsarist Russia clashed on a scale greater than anything seen on the Western Front. These massive offensives were shocking in their scale and intensity, and hugely important.... more...