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Early Modern Spain: A Social History

Early Modern Spain

A Social History

Taylor and Francis (1999)
US$43.50

Early Modern Spain: A social History explores the solidarities which held the Spanish nation...

A Billion Lives: An Eyewitness Report from the Frontlines of Humanity

A Billion Lives

An Eyewitness Report from the Frontlines of Humanity

Simon & Schuster (2008)
US$13.99

Called "the world's conscience" and one of the 100 most influential people of our time by Time ...

Life in Black and White: Family and Community in the Slave South

Life in Black and White

Family and Community in the Slave South

Oxford University Press (1997)
US$44.99

Life in Black and White provides a panoramic portrait of family and community life in the American...

Everyday Stalinism: Ordinary Life in Extraordinary Times: Soviet Russia in the 1930s

Everyday Stalinism

Ordinary Life in Extraordinary Times: Soviet Russia in the 1930s

Oxford University Press (1999)
US$11.69

Here is a pioneering account of everyday life under Stalin, written by a leading authority on modern...

The Locust Effect: Why the End of Poverty Requires the End of Violence

The Locust Effect

Why the End of Poverty Requires the End of Violence

Oxford University Press (2014)
US$11.69

The first book to focus on the central role of violence in perpetuating poverty, aruging that if...

Social Policy, Public Policy: From problem to practice

Social Policy, Public Policy

From problem to practice

Allen & Unwin (2001)
US$25.44

For the first time, a key insider explains how government policies are created and implemented in...

The Influentials: One American in Ten Tells the Other Nine How to Vote, Where to Eat, and What to Buy

The Influentials

One American in Ten Tells the Other Nine How to Vote, Where to Eat, and What to Buy

Free Press (2003)
US$15.99

One American in ten tells the other nine where to shop, what to buy...even how to vote. The...

The Making of Revolutionary Paris
University of California Press (2002)
US$29.95

The sights, sounds, and smells of life on the streets and in the houses of eighteenth-century Paris...

Why Nothing Works: The Anthropology of Daily Life

Why Nothing Works

The Anthropology of Daily Life

Touchstone (2011)
US$12.99

From cults to crime to porno parlors—this book is about a lot of things that are new and strange in...

The Handbook of Political Change in Eastern Europe
Edward Elgar Publishing (2013)
US$60.00

The third edition of the Handbook of Political Change in Eastern Europe provides an authoritative...