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  1. The Rise of British West Africa

    By Claude George

    First Published in 1967. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Cocoa and Chocolate, 1765-1914

    By William Gervase Clarence-Smith

    Cocoa and Chocolate,1765-1914 focuses on the period from the Seven Years War, to the First World War, when a surge of economic liberalism and globalisation should have helped cocoa producers to overcome rural poverty, just as wool transformed the economy of Australia, and tea that of Japan. The...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Future of the Past

    Archaeologists, Native Americans and Repatriation

    By Tamara Bray

    To date, the notion of repatriation has been formulated as a highly polarized debate with museums, archaeologists, and anthropologists on one side, and Native Americans on the other. This volume offers both a retrospective and a prospective look at the topic of repatriation. By juxtaposing the...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. British Foreign Policy 1874-1914

    The Role of India

    By Sneh Mahajan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern European History

    A challenging analysis of British Foreign Policy is provided at a time when Britain possessed the biggest Empire that humankind has ever known. In this Empire India had a unique position, comprising 97 per cent of Britain's Asiatic Empire. All British statesmen deemed it essential to maintain their...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Mysterious Voodoo Queen, Marie Laveaux

    A Study of Powerful Female Leadership in Nineteenth Century New Orleans

    By Ina J. Fandrich

    Series: Studies in African American History and Culture

    This study investigates the emergence of powerful female leadership in New Orleans' Voodoo tradition. It provides a careful examination of the cultural, historical, economic, demographic and socio-political factors that contributed both to the feminization of this religious culture and its strong...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Consuming Passions

    The Uses of Cannibalism in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe

    By Merrall L. Price

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Dahomey and the Dahomans

    Being the Journals of Two Missions to the King of Dahomey and Residence at His Capital in the Years 1849 and 1850

    By Fredrick E. Forbes

    According to Forbes the object of these Journals is "to illustrate the dreadful slave hunts and savages, the annihilations and exterminations consequent on this trade", with the aim of encouraging the British public in its efforts to end slavery....

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Royal Navy and the Capital Ship in the Interwar Period

    An Operational Perspective

    By Joseph Moretz

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    Joseph Moretz's innovative work focuses on what battleships actually did in the inter-war years and what its designed war role in fact was. In doing so, the book tells us much about British naval policy and planning of the time. Drawing heavily on official Admiralty records and private papers of...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Among the Wild Ngoni

    By W.A.L. Elmslie

    In 1875 the Livingstonia Mission landed on the west shore of Lake Nyasa. The first advance of the missionaries into Ngoniland was in 1878, and this 1899 work describes the enforced setting up of the mission among the Ngoni people, warriors of the Zulu race....

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Life, Wanderings and Labours in Eastern Africa

    With an Account of the First Successful Ascent of the Equatorial Snow Mountain, Kilima Njaro and Remarks Upon East African Slavery

    By Charles New

    A history of East Africa and its people, 20 years before the main period of European penetration....

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge