The Leading eBooks Store Online

4,011,120 members ⚫ 1,318,789 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

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

Most popular at the top

  • Elite Oral History Discourseby Eva M. McMahan; Ronald J. Grele

    University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 29.95

    Over the past thirty years, oral history has found increasing favor among social scientists and humanists, with scholars “ rediscovering” the oral interview as a valuable method for obtaining information about the daily realities and historical consciousness of people, their histories, and their culture. One primary issue is the question of how the... more...

  • Perspectumby Luise Schorn-Schütte; Markus Friedrich; Holger Kürbis; Anja Kürbis

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 63.00

    Der Sammelband vereint wichtige Aufsätze von Luise Schorn-Schütte aus Anlass ihres 65. Geburtstages. Mit ihrem Oeuvre hat die Jubilarin sowohl der Frühneuzeitforschung wie auch der Historiographiegeschichte zentrale Impulse vermittelt. Viele ihrer Texte verdienen es, auch künftig im Zentrum der Diskussion präsent zu sein. Aus dem reichen... more...

  • Mittelalterby Harald Müller

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 35.00

    Mittelalter – faszinierende Welt der Schlösser, Ritter und Gaukler? Oder barbarische Welt der Kreuzzüge, Scheiterhaufen und Hexenverbrennungen? In unseren Köpfen existieren beide Mittelalter-Bilder. Der wissenschaftliche Blick ist nüchterner, aber nicht weniger faszinierend. Lesen Sie im historischen Epochenband über das Mittelalter als... more...

  • What is Cultural History?by Peter Burke

    Wiley 2013; US$ 19.95 US$ 17.96

    What is Cultural History? has established itself as an essential guide to what cultural historians do and how they do it. Now fully updated in its second edition, leading historian Peter Burke offers afresh his accessible guide to the past, present and future of cultural history, as it has been practised not only in the English-speaking world, but... more...

  • Love, Power and Knowledgeby Hilary Rose

    Wiley 2013; US$ 34.95 US$ 31.46

    In this book Hilary Rose develops new terms for thinking about science and feminism, locating the feminist criticism of science as both integral to the feminist movement and to the radical science movement. more...

  • The Logic of Historyby C. Behan McCullagh

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 43.95

    The Logic of History reveals the rational basis for historians' descriptions, interpretations and explanations of past events. C. Behan McCullagh defends the practice of history as more reliable than has recently been acknowledged. Historians, he argues, make their accounts of the past as fair as they can and avoid misleading their readers. He explains... more...

  • Modern Historiographyby Michael Bentley

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 39.95

    Modern Historiography is the essential introduction to the history of historical writing. It explains the broad philosophical background to the different historians and historical schools of the modern era, from James Boswell and Thomas Carlyle through to Lucien Febure and Eric Hobsbawm and surveys: the Enlightenment and Counter Enlightenment... more...

  • What is History For?by Beverley Southgate

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 36.95

    An experienced author of history and theory presents this examination of the purpose of history at a time when recent debates have rendered the question 'what is history for?' of utmost importance. Charting the development of historical studies and examining how history has been used, this study is exceptional in its focus on the future of the subject... more...

  • Contemporary European Foreign Policyby Walter Carlsnaes; Helene Sjursen; Brian White

    SAGE Publications 2004; US$ 54.00

    This major new book introduces and examines the latest developments in European foreign policy. It provides a complete overview of the ways in which the very nature of foreign policy in Europe has changed and advances new insights into contemporary European foreign policy analysis. more...

  • Life and Thought in the Early Middle Agesby Robert S. Hoyt

    University of Minnesota Press 1967; US$ 67.50

    The period of the early Middle Ages - from the fourth to the eleventh centuries - used to be commonly called “the dark ages.” Now that term has been discarded by scholars, who reject its implications as they recognize increasingly, the historical importan more...