You could be forgiven for thinking that the smile has no history; it has always been the same. However, just as different cultures in our own day have different rules about smiling, so did different s ... 続きを読む
Very little has been written of the history of prisoners of war before the twentieth century, and Renaud Morieux seeks to correct this in this new history of war captivity in the eighteenth century. H ... 続きを読む
Adrian R. Bell; Prof. Anne Curry; Andy King; David Simpkin
162 x 236 mm
The Hundred Years War was a struggle for control over the French throne, fought as a series of conflicts between England, France, and their respective allies. The Soldier in Later Medieval England is ... 続きを読む
In this superb volume, James C. Cobb provides the first truly comprehensive history of the South since World War II, brilliantly capturing an era of dramatic change, both in the South and in its relat ... 続きを読む
Takes a refreshing thematic approach to the history of the Soviet Union - exploring its social, historical, political, and cultural impact
Characterises the workings of Soviet society and its pol ... 続きを読む
Hugely emotive and enduring subject that inspired writers such as Hemingway, Orwell, and Laurie Lee.
Integrates the political, social, and cultural history of the civil war.
Discusses the lates ... 続きを読む
In his farewell address, Dwight D. Eisenhower warned the nation of the perils of the military-industrial complex, but Eisenhower had spent his presidency contributing to another, lesser known, Cold Wa ... 続きを読む
Joao Jose Reis; Flavio dos Santos Gomes; Marcus J. M. Carvalho
156 x 235 mm
A finalist for the Brazilian Book award and winner of the Casa de las America Prize for Brazilian Literature, The Story of Rufino: Slavery, Freedom, and Islam in the Black Atlantic was written by thre ... 続きを読む
Edited by eminent historian Ronald Grigor Suny, this unique collection of primary documents and important scholarly articles frames both the revolutionary changes and broad continuities in Soviet hist ... 続きを読む