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  1. The German Underworld (Routledge Revivals)

    Deviants and Outcasts in German History

    By Richard J. Evans

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, which was first published in 1988, deals with the neglected history of the lowest layers of German society, of marginal, outcast and deviant groups such as arsonists, witches, bandits, infanticides, poachers, murderers, prostitutes, vagrants and thieves, from the end of the thirteenth...

    Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Society and Politics in Wilhelmine Germany (Routledge Revivals)

    By Richard J. Evans

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In the search for the causes of the First World War and the origins of Hitler’s ‘Third Reich’, the attention of historians has turned increasingly towards the development of German society under Kaiser Wilhelm II. These ten essays, first published in 1978, introduced interpretations of Wilhelmine...

    Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The German Peasantry (Routledge Revivals)

    Conflict and Community in Rural Society from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Centuries

    Edited by Richard J. Evans, W. R. Lee

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1986, surveys the history of rural society in Germany from the eighteenth century to the present day. The contributions include studies of Junker estates and small farming communities, serfs and landless labourers, maidservants and worker-peasants. They demonstrate the...

    Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The German Family (Routledge Revivals)

    Essays on the Social History of the Family in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Germany

    Edited by Richard J. Evans, W. R. Lee

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book surveys the history of the German family in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The contributions deal with the influence of industrialisation on family life in town and country, with rural families and communities under the impact of social and economic change, and with the role and...

    Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The German Unemployed (Routledge Revivals)

    Experiences and Consequences of Mass Unemployment from the Weimar Republic to the Third Reich

    Edited by Richard J. Evans, Dick Geary

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Unemployment was perhaps the major problem confronting European society at the time in which this book was first published in 1987, and is arguably still the case today. This collection of essays by British and German historians contributes to the debate by taking a close look at unemployment in...

    Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Rereading German History (Routledge Revivals)

    From Unification to Reunification 1800-1996

    By Richard J. Evans

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In Rereading German History, first published in 1997, Richard J. Evans draws together his seminal review essays on the political, economic, cultural and social history of Germany through war and reunification. This book provides a study of how and why historians – mainly German, American, British...

    Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Companion to Christianity in Africa

    Edited by Elias Bongmba

    Series: Routledge Religion Companions

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Pirate Myth

    Genealogies of an Imperial Concept

    By Amedeo Policante

    Series: Law and the Postcolonial

    The image of the pirate is at once spectral and ubiquitous. It haunts the imagination of international legal scholars, diplomats and statesmen involved in the war on terror. It returns in the headlines of international newspapers as an untimely ‘security threat’. It materializes on the most...

    Published January 12th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Land and Work in Mediaeval Europe (Routledge Revivals)

    Selected Papers

    By Marc Bloch

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of Marc Bloch

    Land and Work in Mediaeval Europe was first published in English in 1967. Throughout the work, the idea that Marc Bloch was not only a historian but a great teacher is exemplified, as is his ability to ask interesting and original questions through his writing. Topics covered include medieval...

    Published January 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Selected Works of Marc Bloch

    By Marc Bloch

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of Marc Bloch

    The Selected Works of Marc Bloch reissues four titles from Bloch's impressive oeuvre. The titles in question are all translated into English and include Land and Work in Mediaeval Europe: Selected Papers, The Royal Touch: Sacred Monarchy and Scrofula in England and France, The Ile-de-France: The...

    Published January 8th 2015 by Routledge