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
The recent revolution in Egypt has shaken the Arab world to its roots. The most populous Arab country and the historical center of Arab intellectual life, Egypt is a linchpin of the US's Middle East s ... 続きを読む
The recent revolution in Egypt has shaken the Arab world to its roots. The most populous Arab country and the historical center of Arab intellectual life, Egypt is a lynchpin of the US's Middle East s ... 続きを読む
The figure of the renegade - a European Christian or Jew who had converted to Islam and was now serving the Ottoman sultan - is omnipresent in all genres produced by those early modern Christian Europ ... 続きを読む