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  • Battle for Budapestby Krisztian Ungvary; Ladislaus Lob

    I.B.Tauris 2011; US$ 14.95

    The battle of Budapest in the bleak winter of 1944-45 was one of the longest and bloodiest city sieges of the Second World War. From the appearance of the first Soviet tanks on the outskirts of the capital to the capture of Buda castle 102 days elapsed. In terms of human trauma, it comes second only to Stalingrad, comparisons to which were even being... more...

  • Lost Capital of Byzantiumby Steven Runciman

    I.B.Tauris 2009; US$ 14.95

    Clinging to a rugged hillside in the lush valley of Sparta lies Mistra, one of the most dramatically beautiful Byzantine cities in Greece, a place steeped in history, myth and romance. Following the Frankish conquest of the Peloponnese in the 13th century, William II of Villehardouin built a great castle on a hill near Sparta that later came to be... more...

  • Iraq Confidentialby Scott Ritter; Seymour M. Hersh

    I.B.Tauris 2005; US$ 14.95

    As the Anglo-American occupation of Iraq peters out in failure, the historical debate is just beginning. How were we so misled in to such a disastrous war? What were its real goals? What did it achieve? Former UN Weapons inspector Scott Ritter offers a rare first-hand account of the build up to the war, and how the CIA exploited weapons inspections... more...

  • Germans Against Hitlerby Hans Mommsen; Jeremy Noakes; Angus McGeoch

    I.B.Tauris 2008; US$ 14.95

    With an Introduction by Professor Jeremy Noakes, Exeter UniversityThose Germans, such as Count Claus von Stauffenberg, who fought the Third Reich from within have often been mythologised as heroes in the fight against tyranny but the truth is far more complex. This seminal book traces the history of the German resistance from the ascent of the Nazi... more...

  • Legends of the Fire Spiritsby Robert Lebling

    I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 14.95

    ‘An energy, a pulse form of quantum physics perhaps, alive at the margins of sleep or madness, and more often in the whispering of a single unwelcome thought.’The EconomistAccording to Islamic tradition, Allah created three types of beings: angels, made of light; humans, made of earth; and jinn, made of smokeless fire. Supernatural, shape-shifting,... more...

  • Priests, Prelates and Peopleby Nicholas Atkin; Frank Tallett

    I.B.Tauris 2003; US$ 14.95

    The Catholic Church has always been a major player in European and world history. Whether it has enjoyed a religious dominance or existed as a minority religion, Catholicism has never been divorced from political life. 'Priests, Prelates and People' records the Church struggling to adapt to the new political landscape ushered in by the French Revolution,... more...

  • Cult TV Book, Theby Stacey Abbott

    I.B.Tauris 2010; US$ 14.95

    Cult TV is a very exciting area of contemporary television. The Cult TV Book is the companion reference to this TV phenomenon, whose shows push theboundaries and offer biting commentaries on society today.Cult TV is also changing. Where being cult used to mean being marginal with a small, loyal fan base, cult TV is now key to the television industry,... more...

  • Women in Iraqby Yasmin Husein Al Jawaheri

    I.B.Tauris 2008; US$ 14.95

    Since the removal of Saddam Hussein from power, Iraq has seen an explosion of violence and intimidation against women. However, as al-Jawaheri demonstrates in this original and important book, this development should not have taken people by surprise. The deterioriation of gender relations was in fact an overlooked by-product of a decade of international... more...

  • Fashion, Desire and Anxietyby Rebecca Arnold

    I.B.Tauris 2001; US$ 14.95

    Fashion and the imagery surrounding it give us a vision of Western culture that is both enticing and alienating. It flaunts capitalism’s euphoric emblems of glamour and success but it also represents the underside of modern life, with violence and decay becoming a theme dominating clothing design and photography. In the 1970s photographers like Guy... more...

  • Inside Hamasby Zaki Chehab

    I.B.Tauris 2007; US$ 14.95

    What is the real nature of Hamas? Since their astonishing victory in the 2006 Palestinian elections, this has become the most hotly-contested question in the Middle East. How do they really operate? How ‘Islamic’ are they? What personalities lie beneath the black-and-green uniforms? In this explosive book, Palestinian-born journalist Zaki Chehab draws... more...