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The Wilsonian Moment: Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism

The Wilsonian Moment

Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism

Oxford University Press (2007)
£16.64

This book tells the neglected story of non-Western peoples at the time of the Paris Peace Conference...

The Fatal Shore
Random House (2010)
£11.06

An award-winning epic on the birth of Australia In 1787, the twenty-eighth year of the reign of...

The Romans: From Village to Empire

The Romans

From Village to Empire

Oxford University Press (2004)
£35.00

How did a single village community in the Italian peninsula eventually become one of the mightiest...

Batavia
Penguin Random House Australia (2011)
£11.99

Batavia is the greatest story in Australia’s history and history comes to life with Peter...

Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900–1900

Ecological Imperialism (2nd ed.)

The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900–1900

Cambridge University Press (2004)
£19.50

The second edition of this classic work that evaluates the ecological reasons for European...

Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War": How Britain Lost Its Empire and the West Lost the World

Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War"

How Britain Lost Its Empire and the West Lost the World

Crown/Archetype (2008)
£13.57

Were World Wars I and II inevitable? Were they necessary wars? Or were they products of calamitous...

The Mismeasure of Desire: The Science, Theory, and Ethics of Sexual Orientation

The Mismeasure of Desire

The Science, Theory, and Ethics of Sexual Orientation

Oxford University Press (1993)
£17.09

In a work of impassioned scholarship, David E. Stannard describes in horrific detail the mass...

Reproducing Empire: Race, Sex, Science, and U.S. Imperialism in Puerto Rico

Reproducing Empire

Race, Sex, Science, and U.S. Imperialism in Puerto Rico

University of California Press (2002)
£23.07

Original and compelling, Laura Briggs's Reproducing Empire shows how, for both Puerto Ricans and...

Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest
Oxford University Press (2004)
£13.49

Here is an intriguing exploration of the ways in which the history of the Spanish Conquest has been...

On the Postcolony
University of California Press (2001)
£25.54

Achille Mbembe is one of the most brilliant theorists of postcolonial studies writing today. In On...