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  • European Colonialism since 1700by James R. Lehning

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 22.00

    The only textbook to survey the major Atlantic, Asian and African empires of Europe, from 1700 through decolonization in 1945. more...

  • Intonationsby Marissa J. Moorman

    Ohio University Press 2008; US$ 80.95

    Intonations tells the story of how Angola?s urban residents in the late colonial period (roughly 1945?74) used music to talk back to their colonial oppressors and, more importantly, to define what it meant to be Angolan and what they hoped to gain from independence. A compilation of Angolan music is included in CD format. Marissa J. Moorman presents... 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...

  • The Slave Shipby Marcus Rediker

    Penguin Group US 2007; US$ 17.00

    In this widely praised history of an infamous institution, award-winning scholar Marcus Rediker shines a light into the darkest corners of the British and American slave ships of the eighteenth century. Drawing on thirty years of research in maritime archives, court records, diaries, and firsthand accounts, The Slave Ship is riveting and sobering... more...

  • Creating the Nazi Marketplaceby S. Jonathan Wiesen

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 24.00

    Combining cultural, intellectual and business history, Creating the Nazi Marketplace offers an innovative interpretation of commerce and ideology in the Third Reich. more...

  • The Diana Chroniclesby Tina Brown

    Random House 2011; US$ 12.58

    Ten years after her death, Princess Diana remains a mystery. Was she "the people's princess," who electrified the world with her beauty and humanitarian missions? Or was she a manipulative, media-savvy neurotic who nearly brought down the monarchy? Tina Brown knew Diana personally, knows her world, understands its players, and has far-reaching... more...

  • Scandal of Colonial Ruleby James Epstein

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 27.00

    A dramatic and innovative history of the British public's confrontation with the iniquities of nineteenth-century colonial rule. more...

  • Mao: The Unknown Storyby Jung Chang; Jon Halliday

    Random House 2012; US$ 18.19

    Jung Chang's Wild Swans was an extraordinary bestseller throughout the world, selling more than 10 million copies and reaching a wider readership than any other book about China. Now she and her husband Jon Halliday have written a groundbreaking biography of Mao Tse-tung. Based on a decade of research, and on interviews with many of... more...

  • The Origins of the Lebanese National Ideaby Carol Hakim

    University of California Press 2013; US$ 49.95

    In this fascinating study, Carol Hakim presents a new and original narrative on the origins of the Lebanese national idea. Hakim?s study reconsiders conventional accounts that locate the origins of Lebanese nationalism in a distant legendary past and then trace its evolution in a linear and gradual manner. She argues that while some of the ideas and... more...

  • India before Europeby Catherine B. Asher; Cynthia Talbot

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 30.00

    The first survey of the political, economic, religious and cultural landscapes of medieval India. more...