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  • Das Konfessionelle Zeitalterby Harm Klueting

    Primus Verlag 2011; US$ 18.29

    Hauptbeschreibung Harm Klueting legt mit diesem Band ein neues Standardwerk über das Konfessionelle Zeitalter vor. Gegenstand seiner breit angelegten Überblicksdarstellung sind die Allgemeine Geschichte sowie die Kirchen- und Frömmigkeitsgeschichte Europas einschließlich Osteuropas vom 14. Jahrhundert (mit Verbreitung der Pest ab 1348) bis zum Beginn... more...

  • Die Inszenierung der heroischen Monarchieby Martin Wrede

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 119.00

    This study brings together two subjects that are enjoying renewed interest among researchers of the early modern era: aristocracy and monarchy. It examines the common idealistic ?chivalric? heroic foundations of king and nobleman, as scholars of history have always preferred to view the ?knight? among emperors and kings, beset by conflicted orientations... more...

  • Studies on the Civilization of Islamby Hamilton Alexander Rosskeen Gibb

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 48.00

    Ranging from studies on Sufism and the Koran to discussion of nineteenth and twentieth-century Arabic literature, these essays on the law and literature of Islamic society illustrate the unique vision of one of the world's great Orientalists. Originally published in 1982. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology... more...

  • Muslims and Crusadersby Niall Christie

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95

    Muslims and Crusaders supplements and counterbalances the numerous books that tell the story of the crusading period from the European point of view, enabling readers to achieve a broader and more complete perspective on the period. It presents the Crusades from the perspective of those against whom they were waged, the Muslim peoples of the Levant.... more...

  • The Evolution of the Medieval Worldby David M Nicholas

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 88.95

    This ambitious and wide-ranging study of the European Middle Ages respects the complexity and richness of its subject; always accessible, it is never merely superficial or over-simplistic. Stressing the long-term factors of continuity, evolution and change throughout, David Nicholas discusses the social and economic aspects of medieval civilization,... more...

  • A Political History of Western Europe Since 1945by Derek W. Urwin

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 77.95

    Taking a thematic approach, Derek Urwin addresses the major political and economic developments in western Europe since World War II, right up to the present day. The book covers issues and developments in national politics, and the movement towards greater unity in Western Europe and the role of Europe in global politics and in the international economy.... more...

  • Crusading and the Crusader Statesby Andrew Jotischky

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 62.95

    Crusading as a subject has expanded in recent years to include new fields of enquiry.  This book examines how crusading historiography includes new areas and new definitions, focusing on two fundamental issues in current writing: why people went on crusades and what forms the western settlement in the Near East took. Crusading and the Crusader States... more...

  • 20 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wallby Elisabeth Bakke; Ingo Peters

    BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2012; US$ 36.11

    Hauptbeschreibung On 9 November 1989, the Berlin Wall was opened, signalling the beginning of the end of the communist regimes in Central and Eastern Europe. By 1990, free elections had been held in most countries in the region. Forty - in some cases fifty - years of communism had come to an end. However, the 'revolutions' of 1989 were not uniform... more...

  • Wege der Neuzeit.by Stefan Ehrenpreis; Ute Lotz-Heumann; Olaf Mörke; Luise Schorn-Schütte

    Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 78.99

    Hauptbeschreibung Wie nur wenige hat der an der Berliner Humboldt-Universität lehrende Historiker Heinz Schilling Gegenstände und Methodik der Frühneuzeitforschung geprägt. Die einflussreichen Studien, die er zu Konfessionalisierung und Sozialdisziplinierung, zur Geschichte der Stadt und zur Entstehung des internationalen Systems vorgelegt hat, spiegeln... more...

  • Ordnung des Imaginärenby Rudolf Behrens

    Felix Meiner Verlag 2002; US$ 76.57

    Hauptbeschreibung Das Imaginäre widersetzt sich - wie auch immer man es zu definieren versucht - festen, geschichtlich und kontextuell übergreifenden Bestimmungen; und doch ist die philosophische (und später dann die ästhetische und anthropologische) Anstrengung zur Klärung der Funktionsweise jener Apparatur, die man 'phantasia', 'imaginatio' oder... more...