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  • Rebel Citiesby Mike Rapport

    Little, Brown Book Group 2017; US$ 31.99

    London, Paris and New York in the eighteenth century, as today, were places where political authority, commerce and money, art and intellectual life intersected. They straddled an Atlantic world where ships powered by nothing more than wind, currents and human muscle criss-crossed the sea, carrying with them goods, ideas and above all people: men... more...

  • The War in the West: A New Historyby James Holland

    Transworld 2017; US$ 36.65

    In the second volume of his acclaimed new history of the Second World War, James Holland examines the momentous turning points of 1941?1943: Hitler?s invasion of Russia; America?s entry into the conflict; the devastating Thousand Bomber Raids over Germany; the long struggle in the deserts of North Africa; and the defeat of the U-boats in the crucial... more...

  • Darling Mother, Darling Sonby Edith M Ziegler

    NewSouth 2017; US$ 29.99

    ‘However far away from you I am, you are the real centre of my life ...’ - Leslie WalfordFor much of the twentieth century the names Leslie Walford and Dora Byrne were synonymous with style and glamour. Walford was the sophisticated, go-to interior designer for Sydney society. His mother, Dora Byrne, was a key figure in Sydney and Southern... more...

  • Let Them Not Returnby David Gaunt; Naures Atto; Soner O. Barthoma

    Berghahn Books 2017; US$ 34.95

    The mass killing of Ottoman Armenians is today widely recognized, both within and outside scholarly circles, as an act of genocide. What is less well known, however, is that it took place within a broader context of Ottoman violence against minority groups during and after the First World War. Among those populations decimated were the indigenous... more...

  • Sisters in Armsby Katharina Karcher

    Berghahn Books 2017; US$ 29.95

    Few figures in modern German history are as central to the public memory of radical protest than Ulrike Meinhof, but she was only the most prominent of the countless German women-and militant male feminists-who supported and joined in revolutionary actions from the 1960s onward.  Sisters in Arms  gives a bracing account of how feminist ideas were... more...

  • The Selected Letters of John Kenneth Galbraithby Richard P. F. Holt

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 28.00

    These letters reveal the charm and brilliance of one of the great American intellectual liberals of the twentieth century. more...

  • The Life and Death of ACT UP/LAby Benita Roth

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 22.00

    This book examines ACT UP/LA and their activities protesting against government neglect of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s and 1990s. more...

  • Theology and Poetry in Early Byzantiumby Sarah Gador-Whyte

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    This book studies Romanos' lively and dramatic hymns, highlighting especially the relationship between theological themes and performative rhetoric. more...

  • Modern Britain, 1750 to the Presentby James Vernon

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 24.00

    An introductory textbook charting a global history of modern Britain from 1750 to the present. more...

  • Tracing Your Nonconformist Ancestorsby Stuart A Raymond

    Pen and Sword 2017; US$ 12.51

    We all have Nonconformist ancestors. In the mid-nineteenth century almost half of the English population were Nonconformists. And there were very few villages where there was not at least one Nonconformist chapel. Local and family historians need to be aware of the diversity of Nonconformity, and of the many sources which will enable them to trace... more...