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- Potomac Books Inc. 2014; US$ 34.95
Grappling with centuries-old feuds, defeating a shrewd insurgency, and navigating the sometimes paralyzing bureaucracy of the U.S. military are issues that prompt sleepless nights for both policy makers in Washington and soldiers at war, albeit for different reasons. Few, however, have dealt with these issues in the White House situation room and on... more...
- Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 16.99
Drugs, war and terrorism were the unholy trinity that brought the US-led air campaign crashing down on the Taliban regime in Afghanistan in October 2001 in Operation Enduring Freedom, and this photographic history is a graphic introduction to it. The immediate aim was to eject the Taliban from power, and to capture or kill the al-Qaeda leader Osama... more...
- Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 24.95
This is the extraordinary true story of a British Commando in Burma who, cut off behind enemy lines, walked 2,000 miles towards India and freedom in 1942, but was betrayed to the invading Japanese only 20 miles short of his destination, tortured by the infamous Kempeitai and finally incarcerated as a POW in Rangoon's notorious Central Jail for... more...
- Naval Institute Press 2014; US$ 29.95
In World War II, over 36,000 American men, mostly military but some civilian, were thrown into Japanese POW camps and forced to labor for companies working for Japan s war effort. At Japan s largest fixed military prison camp, Mitsubishi s huge factory complex at Mukden, Manchuria, more than 2,000 American prisoners where subjected to cold, starvation,... more...
- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 65.00
In its full-color poster for elections to the All-Russian Jewish Congress in 1917, the Jewish People's Party depicted a variety of Jews in seeking to enlist the support of the broadest possible segment of Russia's Jewish population. It forsook neither traditional religious and economic life like the Jewish socialist parties, nor life in Europe like... more...
- Da Capo Press 2014; US$ 26.99
An anecdote-rich narrative of the 1950 holiday season during the Korean War, when, just after Thanksgiving, tens of thousands of US troops were surrounded in the Chosin reservoir area by hundreds of thousands of Chinese troops and began a terrible and difficult retreat, which finally ended on Christmas Day. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95
Drawing upon media and visual sources and rich interview data from Iran, Britain and Israel, Antisemitism and Anti-Zionism examines the concepts of antisemitism and anti-Zionism, tracing their evolution and inter-relations, and considering the distinct ways in which they are manifested, and responded to, by Muslim and Jewish communities in Iran, Britain... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 109.95
Despite an overwhelming body of scholarship and literature on his life and thought the true systematic nature of Gandhis intervention with modern political theory and his method and structure of thought have not previously received sustained attention. This book attempts to address the lacuna by contending that Gandhis critique of modern... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 16.84
Seit der Gründung des Staates Israel gilt der Nahostkonflikt als unlösbar. Schon seit Beginn des Konflikts bemühen sich die wichtigsten internationalen Akteure, eine einvernehmliche Lösung zu finden. Neben den Vereinten Nationen sind dies vor allem die USA und die Europäische Union. Sonja Scheungraber findet die Ursache der Auseinandersetzungen in... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 29.47
Sauber, grün und nachhaltig - so beschreibt die Gemeinschaft Südostasiatischer Nationen (ASEAN) ihre Vision von Umweltschutz, nachhaltiger Ressourcennutzung und einem hohen Lebensstandard für die Region. Im Zuge ihres rasanten Wirtschaftswachstums während der letzten Jahrzehnte sind die ASEAN-Mitgliedstaaten jedoch zunehmend mit ökologischen Problemlagen... more...