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  1. A Geographical Introduction to History

    By L. Febvre

    Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize...

    Published April 16th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Spaces of Consumption

    Leisure and Shopping in the English Town, c.1680–1830

    By Jon Stobart, Andrew Hann, Victoria Morgan

    Consumption is well established as a key theme in the study of the eighteenth century. Spaces of Consumption brings a new dimension to this subject by looking at it spatially. Taking English towns as its scene, this inspiring study focuses on moments of consumption – selecting and purchasing goods...

    Published June 21st 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Sahara

    Past, Present and Future

    Edited by Jeremy Keenan

    This collection examines the Sahara holistically from the earliest (prehistoric) times through the ‘historical’ period to the present and with political direction into the future. The contributions cover palaeoclimatology, history, archaeology (cultural heritage), social anthropology, sociology,...

    Published March 6th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Antarctic Peninsula & Tierra del Fuego: 100 years of Swedish-Argentine scientific cooperation at the end of the world

    Proceedings of "Otto Nordensjold's Antarctic Expedition of 1901-1903 and Swedish Scientists in Patagonia: A Symposium", Buenos Aires, Argentina, March 2-7, 2003

    Edited by Jorge Rabassa, Maria Laura Borla

    This symposium, held in Argentina in March 2003, commemorates Otto Nordenskjöld’s 1901 expedition, and pays tribute to the Swedish and Argentinian explorers who took on the challenge of early fieldwork in Patagonia and Antarctica. This theme is extended to include recent fieldwork in the natural...

    Published November 23rd 2006 by CRC Press

  5. Geographies of Labour Market Inequality

    Edited by Ron Martin, Philip S. Morrison

    Series: Regions and Cities

    In recent years, the local dimensions of the labour market have attracted increasing attention from academic analysts and public policy-makers alike. There is growing realization that there is no such thing as the national labour market, instead a mosaic of local and regional markets that differ in...

    Published October 31st 2002 by Routledge

  6. American Cities and Technology

    Wilderness to Wired city

    By Gerrylynn K. Roberts, Philip Steadman

    Series: Cities and Technology

    Designed to be used on its own or as a companion volume to the American Cities and Technology textbook. Chronologically, this volume ranges from the earliest technological dimensions of Amerindian settlements to the 'wired city' concept of the 1960s and internet communications of the 1990s.Its...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Managing the Historic Rural Landscape

    Edited by Jane Grenville

    Series: Issues in Heritage Management

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  8. The American Cities and Technology Reader

    Wilderness to Wired City

    Edited by Gerrylyn K. Roberts

    Series: Cities and Technology

    Designed to be used on its own or as a companion volume to the American Cities and Technology textbook. Chronologically, this volume ranges from the earliest technological dimensions of Amerindian settlements to the 'wired city' concept of the 1960s and internet communications of the 1990s.Its...

    Published April 15th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Ancestral Geographies of the Neolithic

    Landscapes, Monuments and Memory

    By Mark Edmonds

    Archaeological evidence suggests that Neolithic sites had many different, frequently contradictory functions, and there may have been other uses for which no evidence survives. How can archaeologists present an effective interpetation, with the consciousness that both their own subjectivity, and...

    Published March 11th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Conservation and the City

    By Peter Larkham

    It is a widely held belief that cities must change, or they will wither and die. One of the key problems of urbanization is how to cope with these changes while retaining the structures constructed and maintained by previous generations. Conservation and the City is a study of conservation and...

    Published July 4th 1996 by Routledge