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  • Senate Procedure and Practiceby Martin B. Gold

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 57.00

    Now in its fourth edition, Senate Procedure and Practice is filled with fascinating insights that highlight why certain rules are in place, how they are practiced, and the ways in which those practices have changed throughout history as our federal government and the needs of our electorate have evolved. more...

  • The Struggle against Imperialismby Edward H. Judge; John W. Langdon

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 33.00

    This compelling book persuasively links the Cold War and struggles against imperial rule. The authors provide a cogent and concise description of the post–World War II era and reveal the strong links between the Cold War and anti-colonialism movements. more...

  • Fortifications and Siegecraftby Jeremy Black

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 34.00

    Fortifications and Siegecraft explores the global history of fortifications and the threats posed to them by siegecraft. Tracing the interaction of attack and defense over time, Jeremy Black situates the evolution of fortifications within their broader cultural and political context, showing their ongoing importance to military and social interaction... more...

  • Globalization and Feminist Activismby Mary E. Hawkesworth

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 30.00

    This fully updated edition provides a comprehensive overview of two centuries of transnational feminist efforts to produce a more just global order. Mary E. Hawkesworth analyzes continuities and changes in the nature and scope of gendered inequities and power dynamics within national and international regimes and weighs strategies for social... more...

  • Women in Ancient Chinaby Bret Hinsch

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 75.00

    This pioneering book provides a comprehensive survey of ancient Chinese women’s history, covering thousands of years from the Neolithic era to China’s unification in 221 BCE. For each period—Neolithic, Shang, Western Zhou, and Eastern Zhou—Hinsch explores central aspects of female life such as marriage, family life, politics, ritual, and religious... more...

  • The Lost Indictment of Robert E. Leeby John Reeves

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 24.99

    Defeated on the battlefield, Robert E. Lee soon faced the wrath of vengeful northerners, including indictment for treason just weeks after the Civil War ended. This book tells the forgotten story of Lee’s indictment and the slow process by which his memory was transformed from traitor to American icon. more...

  • The Phony Reformerby Luke S. K. Kwong

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 25.50

    This late Qing novel reflects Chinese life and society of its time. Portraying a “phony” reformer who rode the tide of the Qing court’s post-Boxer reforms to career success and personal wealth, the satire captures the clash between tradition and modernity, the old and new, as educated Chinese stood at a cultural and political crossroads. more...

  • Changing the Course of Failureby Sandra Stotsky

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 23.50

    This book is about this country’s efforts to educate and raise the achievement level of large numbers of low-achieving students. more...

  • 1968by Robert C. Cottrell; Blaine T. Browne

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 36.00

    The year 1968 is recalled most of all as a year when revolution beckoned or threatened. On the 50 th anniversary of that tumultuous year, cultural historians Robert Cottrell and Blaine T. Browne provide a well-informed, up-to-date synthesis of the events that rocked the world, emphasizing the revolutionary possibilities. more...

  • America's Gameby Bryan Soderholm-Difatte

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2018; US$ 42.50

    This comprehensive survey of major league baseball covers the beginning of the twentieth century up to Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier in 1947. It examines key figures in baseball—such as Babe Ruth, John McGraw, Kenesaw Mountain Landis, and Joe DiMaggio—and major developments in the game’s structure, rules, and strategies. more...