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  • Historical Dictionary of Switzerlandby Leo Schelbert

    Scarecrow Press 2007; US$ 139.99

    Switzerland's exceptional scenic beauty of valleys, lakes, and mountains, its central location on international trade routes, and its world famous banking system are just a few elements that have contributed to its rise in the global market. This relatively small nation is actively engaged in the maintenance of peace among nations and at the forefront... more...

  • The Making of Modern Switzerland, 1848-1998by Professor Michael Butler; Professor Malcolm Pender; Joy Charnley

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 168.00

    A fascinating collection of essays by leading British and Swiss scholars which explore the development of Swiss democracy from 1848 to the present day. Culture and literature, politics and economics are looked at in turn in an attempt to unravel the extraordinary success of this microcosmic, multicultural society at the heart of Europe. The problem... more...

  • Swisscellanyby Diccon Bewes; Mischa Kammermann

    Bergli Books 2012; US$ 13.99

    Fact lovers will enjoy this treasure-trove of serious and not-so-serious facts and figures about Switzerland - a collection of lists that will amuse and enlighten you with things you never dreamed you'd enjoy knowing. You can learn how to play Hornussen, be able to sing along to the Swiss National Anthem and understand what the Geneva Conventions stand... more...

  • Switzerlandby Clare Brown; Karen Brown

    Karen Brown's Guides, Inc. 2013; US$ 9.99

    A guide to Switzerland that includes descriptions of places to stay as well as regional, countryside, driving itineraries. Personally researched, travelers trust Karen Brown and rely on her recommendations! more...

  • Contemporary Switzerlandby Hanspeter Kriesi; Dr Peter Farago; Professor Martin Kohli; Milad Zarin-Nejadan

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 163.00

    This volume presents the major findings involved in a large scale research programme to describe and analyse the transformation of contemporary Swiss society. The contributions focus on three key areas: the Swiss way of life, the Swiss labour market and the country's political institutions. The chapters give an idea of current trends in Swiss society,... more...

  • Swiss Foreign Policy, 1945-2002by Professor Jürg Martin Gabriel; Dr Thomas Fischer

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 150.00

    Swiss Foreign Policy, 1945-2002 presents for the first time a comprehensive collection of eight essays, addressing the post-war foreign policy of Switzerland. The essays deal with a diverse range of issues: general foreign policy and neutrality; defense and security policy; relations with the United Nations; the Swiss policy of good offices; relations... more...

  • Jenatsch's Axeby Randolph C. Head

    Boydell & Brewer 2008; US$ 70.00

    A richly documented investigation of a well-known figure in Swiss history who crossed diverse social and cultural boundaries in pre-modern Europe. more...

  • One Million Mercernariesby John McCormack

    Pen and Sword 1993; US$ 10.99

    The white mercenaries who attracted the world's attention in the Congo during the early 1960s were never more than a few hundred in number. In contrast, no fewer than a million Swiss troops served as mercenaries in the armies of Europe during the preceding 500 years. Swiss mercenaries form a significant strand in the rope of European military history,... more...