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  • Gender, Imperialism and Global Exchangesby Stephan F. Miescher; Michele Mitchell; Naoko Shibusawa

    Wiley 2015; US$ 34.95

    Gender, Imperialism and Global Exchanges presents a collection of original readings that address gendered dimensions of empire from a wide range of geographical and temporal settings. Draws on original research on gender and empire in relation to labour, commodities, fashion, politics, mobility, and visuality Includes coverage of gender issues... more...

  • What is Intellectual Historyby Richard Whatmore

    Wiley 2015; US$ 19.95

    What is intellectual history? Those who practice intellectual history have described themselves as eavesdroppers upon the conversations of the past, explorers of alien ideological worlds, and translators between historic societies and our own, while their critics have often derided them as narrow-mindedly studying the ideas of dead white men. Some... more...

  • Historiographyby Roger Spalding; Christopher Parker

    Manchester University Press 1966; US$ 15.99

    Historiography can be a daunting term for those not familiar with it. This book presents the key ideas behind the term, in a clear and accessible fashion. The opening chapters introduce the reader to the practices that characterise the subject, while the final chapters address the History of Nazism, Gender History and Cultural History, and seek to... more...

  • What is the History of Knowledgeby Peter Burke

    Wiley 2015; US$ 24.95

    What is the history of knowledge? This engaging and accessible introduction explains what is distinctive about the new field of the history of knowledge (or, as some scholars say, ‘knowledges in the plural’) and how it differs from the history of science, intellectual history, the sociology of knowledge or from cultural history. Leading... more...

  • History's Peopleby Margaret MacMillan

    Profile Books 2016; US$ 15.98

    What difference do individuals make to history? Are we all swept up in the great forces like industrialisation or globalisation that change the world? Clearly not: real people - leaders in particular - and the decisions that they make change our lives irrevocably, whether in deciding to go to war or not, decisive tactical choices made in the heat... more...

  • Das Menschenmöglicheby Dana Giesecke; Harald Welzer

    edition Körber-Stiftung 2012; Not Available

    Die deutsche Erinnerungskultur befindet sich in einer Epochenwende: Nationalsozialismus und Holocaust liegen mehr als sechzig Jahre zurück und die junge Generation sieht sich mit neuen Herausforderungen wie Globalisierung und Klimawandel konfrontiert. Ein historischer Diskurs, der nur auf die Dämonisierung des Bösen setzt, verfehlt sein Ziel: Orientierung... more...

  • Napoleonic Warsby Frederick C. Schneid

    Potomac Books 2011; US$ 14.95

    It is only in the past two decades that English-speaking scholars have fully breached European language barriers, permitting a comprehensive reexamination of the Napoleonic Wars beyond the limitations of English-, French-, and German-dependent works. This new volume in the Essential Bibliography Series examines the changing nature of Napoleonic historiography... more...

  • I Wish I'd Been Thereby Byron Hollinshead

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007; US$ 15.95

    I Wish I?d Been There brings together twenty of our most distinguished historians? responses to the question ?What scene or incident in American history would you most liked to have witnessed?and why?? The answers illuminate crucial moments in our past and give readers a front-row seat at some of American history?s most dramatic events.The Salem... more...

  • A Companion to Western Historical Thoughtby Lloyd Kramer; Sarah Maza

    Wiley 2008; US$ 60.95

    This broad survey introduces readers to the major themes, figures, traditions and theories in Western historical thought, tracing its evolution from biblical times to the present. Surveys the evolution of historical thought in the Western World from biblical times to the present day. Provides students with the background to contemporary historical... more...

  • The Cunning of Historyby Richard E. Rubenstein

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 12.99

    Richard Rubenstein writes of the holocaust, why it happened, why it happened when it did, and why it may happen again and again. more...