The Leading eBooks Store Online

4,041,502 members ⚫ 1,330,841 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
20th century

Most popular at the top

  • Timelinesby John Rees

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 36.95

    War and revolution, economic crises and political conflict are the very stuff of modern history. This guide to the last 100 years of great power conflict, social rebellion, strikes and protests gives us the essential history of the world in which we live. Based on the Timeline TV series this is a rapid and accessible guide for those who want to know... more...

  • Access to History for the IB Diploma: The Cold War and the Americas 1945-1981by Viv Sanders

    Hodder Education 2012; US$ 22.38

    This series has taken the clarity, accessibility, reliability and in-depth analysis of our best-selling Access to History series and tailor-made it for the History IB Diploma. more...

  • A Piece of the Pieby Tim Cohen

    Jonathan Ball Publishers 2012; US$ 9.99

    Nationalisation: Swear word for some, cure-all for others both within and outside the ruling party. Tim Cohen, a senior journalist with many years experience in both political and business reporting, traces the emergence of calls for nationalisation in South African politics. It is a subject which has become the most fiercely argued and passionate... more...

  • Settler Colonialism in the Twentieth Centuryby Caroline Elkins; Susan Pedersen

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 38.95

    Postcolonial states and metropolitan societies still grapple today with the divisive and difficult legacies unleashed by settler colonialism. Whether they were settled for trade or geopolitical reasons, these settler communities had in common their shaping of landholding, laws, and race relations in colonies throughout the world. By looking at the... more...

  • Fascists & Conservatives Europby Martin Blinkhorn

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Streetlifeby Leif Jerram

    OUP Oxford 2011; US$ 23.99

    A completely new look at the history of Europe over the last one hundred years, showing how the fabric of everyday life and the major political upheavals of the twentieth century were fundamentally shaped by the culture and environment of the city. more...

  • 1913by Florian Illies; Shaun Whiteside; Jamie Searle

    Profile Books 2013; US$ 10.65

    A witty yet moving narrative worked up from sketched biographical fragments, 1913 is an intimate vision of a world that is about to change forever. The stuffy conventions of the nineteenth century are receding into the past, and 1913 heralds a new age of unlimited possibility. Kafka falls in love; Louis Armstrong learns to play the trumpet; a... more...

  • Das letzte Jahr der SBZby Dierk Hoffmann; Hermann Wentker

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 77.00

    Herausgegeben im Auftrag des Instituts für Zeitgeschichte von Helmut Altrichter, Horst Möller, Andreas Wirsching more...

  • Die Bundesbank im westeuropäischen Wiederaufbauby Monika Dickhaus

    De Gruyter 1996; US$ 140.00

    Die Bundesbank spielte bei der Reintegration in die Weltwirtschaft und beim wirtschaftlichen Aufbau in der Bundesrepublik eine oftmals bedeutendere Rolle als Ludwig Erhard, der vielzitierte "Vater" des Wirtschaftswunders. Das ist die zentrale These dieser, auf umfangreichem Quellenmaterial aus dem Archiv der Bundesbank gestützten Untersuchung... more...

  • Reichskommissariat Niederlandeby Konrad Kwiet

    De Gruyter 1968; US$ 35.00

    Deutsche Besetzung und nationalsozialistische Gewaltpolitik haben in den traditionell neutralen, seit über einem Jahrhundert von Fremdherrschaft verschonten Niederlanden mit ihrer verwurzelten demokratischen Ordnung und Toleranz einen außerordentlich schweren Schock ausgelöst. Konrad Kwiet, selbst einer deutsch-holländischen Familie entstammend, ist... more...