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- The New Press 2015; US$ 26.95
Americans know about the Boston Tea Party and the shot heard ?round the world,? but sixteen months divided these two iconic events, a period that has nearly been lost to history. The Spirit of '74 fills in this gap in our nation?s founding narrative, showing how in these mislaid months, step by step, real people made a revolution. After the Tea... more...
- Kohlhammer Verlag 2015; Not Available
Der Band zeigt neue Zugänge für den Unterricht zur römischen Geschichte in der Unterstufe auf, die gemeinsame europäische Wurzeln, aber auch Unterschiede der römischen Welt zum heutigen Europa thematisieren. Ausgehend von archäologischen Funden aus dem römischen Heidenheim werden die technisch-zivilisatorischen Leistungen der Römer und die Prägung... more...
Ideas and Movements that Shaped America: From the Bill of Rights to "Occupy Wall Street" [3 volumes]ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 294.00
Presenting accessibly written information for general audiences as well as students and researchers, this three-volume work examines the evolution of American society and thought from the nation's beginnings to the 21st century. It covers the seminal ideas and social movements that define who we are as Americans?from the ideas that underpin the Bill... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 99.00
The textbooks written by Adolphe Ganot played a major role in shaping the way physics was taught in schools. Simon's Franco-British case study looks at the role of two of Ganot's books. The study is novel for its international comparison of 19th-century physics and for its emphasis on the communication of science rather than on the science itself. more...
- Andrews UK 2015; US$ 4.49
Between 1870 and 1914 Europe experienced mounting diplomatic tensions and the division of the continent into rival alliance systems. The outbreak of war in 1914 had long term origins which are complex and often obscure. This e-book is written to make these conflicts and the debates that surround them easy to understand and accessible. It covers the... more...
- Kohlhammer Verlag 2015; US$ 22.89
Der Bilinguale Geschichtsunterricht findet an immer mehr Schulen in ganz Deutschland statt. Dass Geschichte zumindest zeitweise auf Englisch unterrichtet wird ist also ein Erfolgsmodell, dessen Ergebnisse allerdings aus fachdidaktischer Sicht kaum untersucht und teils fragwürdig sind. Dieses Buch zeigt anhand von Unterrichtsbeispielen wie moderner... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 58.00
The progressive impulse that energized the United States between 1890 and 1920 forever altered the nature of American government and its relation to its citizens. This book was written to reveal the challenges Americans faced during the Progressive Era and to show how their responses helped transform the nation. Combining a narrative on the era with... more...
- UPA 2015; US$ 64.99
This new history of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, focuses on the growth and evolution of the Congregation through the years 1944?1999. This book attempts to look at the Congregation, an ecclesial group of Catholic women religious, from the perspectives of spirituality, ministry, and governance. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95
The book offers guidance to aspiring historians at every stage and in every walk of life, from practical advice on tackling and organizing projects to recommendations for finding and using resources of all kinds, whether at the local library or historical society or on the world wide web. It is intended to be a serious guide to the best practices for... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00
Drawing on examples from Britain, France, and the United States, this book examines how scholars and scholarship found themselves mobilized to solve many problems created by modern warfare in World War I, and the many consequences of this for higher education which have lasted almost a century. more...