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20th Century

  • Carlisle Indian Industrial Schoolby Jacqueline Fear-Segal; Susan D. Rose

    UNP - Nebraska 2016; US$ 70.00

    The Carlisle Indian School (1879?1918) was an audacious educational experiment. Capt. Richard Henry Pratt, the school?s founder and first superintendent, persuaded the federal government that training Native children to accept the white man?s ways and values would be more efficient than fighting deadly battles. The result was that the last Indian... more...

  • The Industrial Revolution: History, Documents, and Key Questionsby Jeff Horn

    ABC-CLIO 2016; US$ 63.00

    The Industrial Revolution remains one of the most transformative events in world history. It forever changed the economic landscape and gave birth to the modern world as we know it. The content and primary documents within The Industrial Revolution: History, Documents, and Key Questions provide key historical background of the Industrial Revolution... more...

  • Green Leaderby Ian Pringle

    Helion and Company 2016; US$ 32.65

    On 3 September 1978, a Russian-supplied heat-seeking missile shot down an Air Rhodesia Viscount civilian airliner shortly after it took off from the lakeside holiday resort of Kariba in the Zambezi Valley. Miraculously, 18 people, including small children, survived the crash only for most of them to be gunned down in cold blood shortly after the crash... more...

  • From Craftsmen to Capitalistsby Frederick L. McKitrick

    Berghahn Books 2016; US$ 34.95

    Politically adrift, alienated from Weimar society, and fearful of competition from industrial elites and the working class alike, the independent artisans of interwar Germany were a particularly receptive audience for National Socialist ideology. As Hitler consolidated power, they emerged as an important Nazi constituency, drawn by the party's rejection... more...

  • Re-Imagining DEFAby Sťan Allan; Sebastian Heiduschke

    Berghahn Books 2016; US$ 34.95

    By the time the Berlin Wall collapsed, the cinema of the German Democratic Republic-to the extent it was considered at all-was widely regarded as a footnote to European film history, with little of enduring value. Since then, interest in East German cinema has exploded, inspiring innumerable festivals, books, and exhibits on the GDR's rich and varied... more...

  • SOE's Mastermindby Brian Lett

    Pen and Sword 2016; US$ 26.97

    For those with even a passing interest in the Second World War, the name Colin Gubbins is synonymous with the Special Operations Executive (SOE). This is not surprising as from its creation in late 1940 at Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s command ‘to set Europe ablaze’, Gubbins was the driving force behind SOE. Over the next... more...

  • Theater of a Thousand Wondersby William B. Taylor

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 112.00 US$ 91.84

    The first comprehensive historical study of the images and shrines of New Spain, rich in stories and patterns of change over time. more...

  • An Economic History of Twentieth-Century Europeby Ivan T. Berend

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 44.00 US$ 36.08

    A revised and updated edition of the leading overview of economic regimes and economic performance in twentieth-century Europe. more...

  • Founding Weimarby Mark Jones

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    The first study to reveal the key relationship between violence and fears of violence during the German Revolution of 1918?1919. more...

  • Apache Adaptation to Hispanic Ruleby Matthew Babcock

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 40.00 US$ 32.80

    This book reinterprets Southwestern history before the US-Mexican War through a case study of the poorly understood Apaches de paz and their adaptation to Hispanic rule. more...