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  1. Britain and the 1918-19 Influenza Pandemic

    A Dark Epilogue

    By Niall Johnson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Social History of Medicine

    Between August 1918 and March 1919 a flu pandemic spread across the globe and in just under a year 40 million people had died from the virus worldwide. This is the first book to provide a total history and seriously analyze the British experiences during that time.The book provides the most...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Origins of Himalayan Studies

    Brian Houghton Hodgson in Nepal and Darjeeling

    By David Waterhouse

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    Brian Hodgson lived in Nepal from 1820 to 1843 during which time he wrote and published extensively on Nepalese culture, religion, natural history, architecture, ethnography and linguistics. Contributors from leading historians of Nepal and South Asia and from specialists in Buddhist studies, art...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Death, Money and the Vultures (Routledge Revivals)

    Inheritance and Avarice 1660-1750

    By John Addy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    By the latter half of the seventeenth century, the practice of drawing up a will had become commonplace, and people were increasingly encouraged to set down their final wishes in a ‘last will and testament’. Although intended to clarify ownership, these documents often provoked conflict amongst...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Sin & Society (Routledge Revivals)

    In the Seventeenth Century

    By John Addy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This study, first published in 1989, examines the social relationships and moral standards within the diocese of Chester throughout the seventeenth century. Using Church Court records as his main body of evidence, John Addy examines over 10 000 cases of moral offences, including fornication,...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Treitschke's Origins of Prussianism (Routledge Revivals)

    The Teutonic Knights

    By Heinrich Von Treitschke

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Heinrich Von Treitschke (1834-1896) was a prolific German historian and political writer during the nineteenth century. An ardent admirer of Prussianism, Treitschke was also deeply anti-Semitic and anti-socialist. This translation by Eden and Cedar Paul of The Origins of Prussianism, published in...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Patrick Blackett

    Sailor, Scientist, Socialist

    Edited by Peter Hore

    This edited volume comprises a series of essays about Patrick Maynard Stewart Blackett, one of the greatest scientists of the 20th century, as well as a prominent figure in the Royal Navy and British politics....

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Mission from Cape Coast Castle to Ashantee (1819)

    By T.E. Bowdich

    First Published in 1966. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Discipline of History and the History of Thought

    By M.C. Lemon

    Although much has been written of the nature of history and its disciplinary problems, less attention has been paid to the history of thought. M.C. Lemon's rigorously philosophical work first re-asserts the discipline of history in general as narrative based, before pursuing the methodological...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Workers' Culture in Imperial Germany

    Leisure and Recreation in the Rhineland and Westphalia

    By Lynn Abrams

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Woman S Mysteries of a Primit Cb

    The Ibibios of South Nigeria

    By D.A. Talbot

    First Published in 1968. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge