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20th Century

  • A Woman Lived Hereby Allison Vale

    Little, Brown Book Group 2018; US$ 15.99

    At the last count, the Blue Plaque Guide honours 903 Londoners, and a walking tour of these sites brings to life the London of a bygone era. But only 111 of these blue plaques commemorate women. Over the centuries, London has been home to thousands of truly remarkable women who have made significant and lasting impacts on every aspect of modern life:... more...

  • The First Export Era Revisitedby Sandra Kuntz-Ficker

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 146.76

    This book challenges the wide-ranging generalizations that dominate the literature on the impact of export-led growth upon Latin America during the first export era. The contributors to this volume contest conventional approaches, stemming from structuralism and dependency theory, which portray a rather negative view of the impact of nineteenth-century... more...

  • Revival: Roosevelt and His America (1933)by Bernard Fay

    Taylor and Francis 2018; US$ 64.95

    President Roosevelt gave an opportunity to study American energy and initiative and its freedom from all formulas and methods. During the eventful months of 1933 the President and the people of the United States proved that they were able to discard the past entirely – everything, even the most valuable and cherished tradition – to keep life and activity... more...

  • The Stowawayby Laurie Gwen Shapiro

    Simon & Schuster 2018; US$ 13.99

    The spectacular, true story of a scrappy teenager from New York’s Lower East Side who stowed away on the Roaring Twenties’ most remarkable feat of science and daring: an expedition to Antarctica. It was 1928: a time of illicit booze, of Gatsby and Babe Ruth, of freewheeling fun. The Great War was over and American optimism was higher than the stock... more...

  • Over The Topby Martin Marix Evans

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2018; US$ 1.99

    The early battles of the First World War were open, mobile affairs whose tactics had long been familiar to professional soldiers. By early 1915, however, a new type of military engagement had emerged - trench warfare. The combination of trench warfare with newly industrialized weaponry abruptly changed the logistics and psychology of warfare. The... more...

  • History of the Third Seminole Warby Joe Knetsch; John Missall

    Casemate 2018; US$ 18.95

    Spanning a period of over forty years (1817-1858), the three Seminole Wars were America’s longest, costliest, and deadliest Indian wars, surpassing the more famous ones fought in the West.  After an uneasy peace following the conclusion of the second Seminole War in 1842, a series of hostile events followed by a string of murders in 1849... more...

  • Cowboy Christiansby Marie W. Dallam

    Oxford University Press 2018; US$ 23.99

    This book examines the long history of cowboy Christians in the American West, focusing on the cowboy church movement of the present day and closely related ministries in racetrack and rodeo settings. Marie W. Dallam demonstrates that the cowboy church's antecedents and influences include muscular Christianity, the Jesus movement, and new paradigm... more...

  • The Ethics of Seeingby Jennifer Evans; Paul Betts; Stefan-Ludwig Hoffmann

    Berghahn Books 2018; US$ 34.95

    Throughout Germany's tumultuous twentieth century, photography was an indispensable form of documentation. Whether acting as artists, witnesses, or reformers, both professional and amateur photographers chronicled social worlds through successive periods of radical upheaval. The Ethics of Seeing brings together an international group of scholars... more...

  • Cuban Revolution in Americaby Teishan A. Latner

    The University of North Carolina Press 2018; US$ 29.99 US$ 25.49

    Cuba's grassroots revolution prevailed on America's doorstep in 1959, fueling intense interest within the multiracial American Left even as it provoked a backlash from the U.S. political establishment. In this groundbreaking book, historian Teishan A. Latner contends that in the era of decolonization, the Vietnam War, and Black Power, socialist Cuba... more...

  • Rebel Voicesby Louise Kay Stewart; Eve Lloyd Knight

    Hachette Children's Group 2018; US$ 15.99

    A beautifully illustrated celebration of the brave campaigners who fought for women's right to vote. Discover that it was never illegal for women to vote in Ecuador, or how 40,000 Russian women marched through St Petersburg demanding their rights. Find out how one Canadian woman changed opinions with a play, and Kuwaiti women protested via text message.... more...