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  • Access to History: Votes for Women [Third Edition]by Paula Bartley

    Hodder Education 2007; US$ 17.99

    This new edition combines all the strengths of the second edition with a new design and features to allow all your students access to the content and study skills they need to achieve well in their exams. The book introduces the key figures involved in the women's suffrage movement and goes on to consider the arguments advanced by those who supported... more...

  • Health and Wellness in the 19th Centuryby Deborah Brunton

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 58.00

    Medicine in the 19th century may strike us as primitive by today's standards, but widespread social change of the era brought about new ideas and practices in health and healing?all described in this engaging book. more...

  • Mighty Fitzby Michael Schumacher

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2008; US$ 11.99

    The disappearance of the Edmund Fitzgerald remains one of the great unsolved mysteries in maritime history. Michael Schumacher relays in vivid detail the story of the Edmund Fitzgerald, its many productive years on the waters of the Great Lakes, its tragic demise, the search effort and investigation, as well as the speculation and the controversy that... more...

  • Unsung Heroesby Erik Durschmied

    Hodder & Stoughton 2014; Not Available

    There are instances of heroic deeds that had no immediate witness, such as the Scholls's attempt in 1943 to raise their nation's conscience, suppressed by Hitler's propaganda machine. The Canadian physicist Dr. Slotin acted in 1946; but since 'the bomb' was supposed to be fail-safe, his feat was not released to the public. A KGB commissar gagged Captain... more...

  • Wörterbuch historischer und politischer Begriffe des 19. und 20. Jahrhundertsby Winfried Baumgart; Mathias Friedel

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 210.00

    Wer mit fremdsprachigen Quellen arbeitet oder selbst in einer Fremdsprache schreibt, muss wissen, wie historische Begriffe sauber übersetzt werden. Winfried Baumgart hat rund 16.500 Begriffe in drei Sprachen bereitgestellt: Begriffe aus der Weltgeschichte, aus den Bereichen Militärwesen, Alltag, Kultur, Medizin, Technik; aus der Aktenkunde, der Genealogie... more...

  • The Kraken Projectby Douglas Preston

    Pan Macmillan 2014; US$ 8.28

    The thriller from the New York Times bestselling author of Impact more...

  • An Unpromising Landby Gur Alroey

    Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 65.00

    The Jewish migration at the end of the nineteenth and beginning of the twentieth centuries was one of the dramatic events that changed the Jewish people in modern times. Millions of Jews sought to escape the distressful conditions of their lives in Eastern Europe and find a better future for themselves and their families overseas. The vast majority... more...

  • The Enlightenment as Social Criticismby Paschalis M. Kitromilides

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    In eighteenth-century Greek culture, Iosipos Moisiodax (c.1725-1800) was a controversial figure, whose daring pronouncements in favor of cultural change embroiled him in ideological conflicts and made him a target of persecution. The first intellectual in Southeastern Europe to voice the ideas of the Enlightenment in public and without qualification,... more...

  • Historyby Felix Gilbert

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    Leopold von Ranke (1795-1886), generally recognized as the founder of the school of modern critical historical scholarship, and Jacob Burckhardt (1818-1897), the great Swiss proponent of cultural interpretation, are fathers of modern history--giants of their time who continue to exert an immense influence in our own. They are usually seen as contrasts,... more...

  • The Paris Commune 1871by Robert Tombs

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 68.95

    The Paris Commune was the biggest and last popular revolution in western Europe - ending the cycle of revolutions that started in 1789. The Parisians, reeling from defeat in the Franco-Prussian War set up their own revolutionary administration. Government troops eventually retook the city and took a terrible revenge: thousands died in the bloodbath... more...