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  • Miniature Monumentsby Helmut Puff

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    This study takes a material object as its starting point: small-scale models of bombed out cities. Created between 1946 and the present, these plastic renderings of places provide eerie glimpses of destruction and devastation resulting of war. This study considers these ?miniature monuments? in a deep cultural history that interlaces the 16th, 18th,... more...

  • New Netherland Connectionsby Susanah Shaw Romney

    The University of North Carolina Press 2014; US$ 44.99

    New Netherland Connections: Intimate Networks and Atlantic Ties in Seventeenth-Century America more...

  • In Search of Staszewskiby Kenneth Fedzin

    Troubador Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 5.99

    Set around the time of the 1863 Uprising and World War II, In Search of Staszewski is a powerful and moving real life account of a Polish family?s six-year ordeal and fight for survival under Soviet Oppression. more...

  • Empire, Education, and Indigenous Childhoodsby Helen May; Baljit Kaur; Larry Prochner

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95

    Examining the experiences of very young ‘native’ children in three British colonies, the authors focus on the shared as well as unique aspects of the colonial experience in infant schools across the northern part of the North Island of New Zealand, Upper Canada, and British-controlled India. Informed by archival research, Empire, Education,... more...

  • Conservative Politics in National and Imperial Crisisby Stuart Ball

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 180.00

    Whilst serving in the prestigious post of Viceroy of India (1926-1931), Lord Irwin (later the Earl of Halifax) was kept informed about political events in Britain by frequent letters from shrewd political insiders. These private and previously unpublished letters offer a frank account from within the highest political circles of the Baldwin government... more...

  • Crisis Management Challenges in Kaliningradby Eugene Krasnov; Anna Karpenko; Greg Simons

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95

    Crisis Management Challenges in Kaliningrad captures the evolving nature of the types of crises faced by a society as it transforms and evolves. Expert contributors from the region chart the tensions, problems and opportunities created by the collapse of the Soviet Union in December 1991 and examine the change in status and situation of the Kaliningrad... more...

  • Thomas Dekker and the Culture of Pamphleteering in Early Modern Londonby Anna Bayman

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95

    The book looks at the career of the London playwright and prose pamphleteer Thomas Dekker between the years 1613 and 1628. The period and subject matter link the book with mainstream historical and literary topics, most particularly to the longer-term history of the Civil Wars and to popular literature and drama in the age of Shakespeare and Jonson.Pamphlets... more...

  • Perspectives on English Revolutionary Republicanismby Dirk Wiemann; Gaby Mahlberg

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 124.95

    Perspectives on English Revolutionary Republicanism takes stock of developments in the scholarship of seventeenth-century English republicanism by looking at the movements that have shaped the field over the decades: the linguistic turn, the cultural turn and the religious turn. The contributors to this volume have brought these approaches together... more...

  • The National Origins of Policy Ideasby John L. Campbell; Ove K. Pedersen

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    In politics, ideas matter. They provide the foundation for economic policymaking, which in turn shapes what is possible in domestic and international politics. Yet until now, little attention has been paid to how these ideas are produced and disseminated, and how this process varies between countries. The National Origins of Policy Ideas provides... more...

  • The Origins of the Urban Crisisby Thomas J. Sugrue

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 19.95

    Once America?s ?arsenal of democracy,? Detroit is now the symbol of the American urban crisis. In this reappraisal of America?s racial and economic inequalities, Thomas Sugrue asks why Detroit and other industrial cities have become the sites of persistent racialized poverty. He challenges the conventional wisdom that urban decline is the product... more...