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  • Widowhood in Medieval and Early Modern Europeby Sandra Cavallo; Lyndan Warner

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 71.95

    This new collection of essays brings together brand new research on widowhood in medieval and early modern Europe. The volume opens with an introductory chapter by the Editors which looks generally at the conditions and constructions of widowhood in this period. This is followed by a range of essays which illuminate different dimensions of widowhood... more...

  • Die Wirtschaft Berliner Zentralbank

    Duncker & Humblot 2013; US$ 18.83

    Die Wirtschaft Westberlins. Hrsg. von der Berliner Zentralbank. (Siehe auch die um ein Jahr ergänzte Ausgabe: Meimberg, 3-428-01003-5). 15 Tab., 10 Abb.; 47 S., more...

  • 365 Schicksalstageby Johannes Sachslehner

    Verlagsgruppe Styria 2013; US$ 9.53

    Historisches Erinnern schweißt zusammen, schafft Identität, ist Voraussetzung für die Deutung der Gegenwart ? das gilt auch für Österreich, ein Land, das erst seit wenigen Jahrzehnten von der Mehrheit seiner Bürger als Nation empfunden wird. Lebendige Erinnerung an vergangenes Geschehen legitimiert gegenwärtiges Handeln und bestimmt den Blick in die... more...

  • This Cannot Happen Hereby Ben Braber

    Amsterdam University Press 2013; US$ 99.00

    This sweeping work is the first comprehensive English-language study of Jewish resistance in the Netherlands during World War II. Adopting a comparative approach, Ben Braber explores the situation of Jews in the Netherlands against the backdrop of their experiences in other Western European countries. Charting the occurrences of Jewish resistance,... more...

  • The Making of the Humanitiesby Rens Bod; Jaap Maat; Thijs Weststeijn

    Amsterdam University Press 2012; US$ 75.00

    While it is clear that around 1800 the humanities as a discipline rose to prominence, it is less clear what the exact nature of this shift in academia was. Was it a sudden revolution caused by a momentary but powerful change in the zeitgeist or the turning point of a much longer process? In this volume, the editors have selected a series of essays... more...

  • Kyiv, Ukraineby Roman Adrian Cybriwsky

    Amsterdam University Press 2014; US$ 79.99

    The unrest and violence in Ukraine shocked the world, and the region?s long-term future remains troublingly uncertain. Focusing on the difficulty of Kiev?s transition from socialism to market democracy, this book demonstrates how Ukraine reached this turbulent point. Roman Adrian Cybriwsky delves deeply into the changing social geography of the city,... more...

  • The Making of the Humanitiesby Rens Bod; Thijs Weststeijn; Jaap Maat

    Amsterdam University Press 2014; US$ 65.99

    This book is the long awaited third volume in a series that provides a comprehensive comparative history of the humanities. This installment turns to the modern period, from 1850 to 2000, bringing together specialists in philology, musicology, art history, linguistics, archaeology, and literary theory to explore the intertwining nature of these various... more...

  • Ein Außenseiter handeltby Susanne Bennewitz

    Wallstein Verlag 2014; US$ 18.92

    Ein biographischer Zugang zur jüdischen Wirtschaftsgeschichte im 19. Jahrhundert. Der gebürtige Elsässer Isaac Dreyfus (1785-1845) gehörte zur ersten Generation französischer Juden mit Staatsbürgerrechten und gründete ein Handelsgeschäft in Basel, die heutige Privatbank »Dreyfus Banquiers«. Was lässt sich über einen Geschäftsmann zu Beginn der Moderne,... more...

  • French Revolutions For Beginnersby Michael J. LaMonica; Tom Motley

    For Beginners 2014; US$ 15.95

    Allons enfant de la Patrie, le jour de gloire est arrivé!  ?Arise children of the Fatherland, the day of glory has arrived!? These opening lines to La Marseillaise, France?s famously stirring and evocative national anthem, capture perfectly the passion, fear, and frenetic energy of Republicanism?s sanguinary birth on French soil. Through the violence... more...

  • 5 Steps to a 5 AP European History 2016 Editionby Jeffrey Brautigam

    McGraw-Hill Education 2015; US$ 18.95

    Get ready for your AP European History exam with this straightforward, easy-to-follow study guide?updated for all the latest exam changes 5 Steps to a 5: AP European History features an effective, 5-step plan to guide your preparation program and help you build the skills, knowledge, and test-taking confidence you need to succeed. This fully... more...