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  1. Who's Who in the Ancient Near East

    By Gwendolyn Leick

    What do we know of the real Nebuchadnezzar? Was there an historical precedent for the mythical Gilgamesh? Who were the Hittites? When did Isaiah preach? How did Jezebel get her reputation?These and many more questions are answered in this fascinating survey of the people who inhabited the Near East...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Who's Who in Military History

    From 1453 to the Present Day, 3rd Edition

    By John Keegan, Andrew Wheatcroft

    The Routledge Who's Who in Military History looks at those men and women who have shaped the course of war. It concentrates on all those periods about which the reader is likely to want information - the eighteenth-century wars in Europe, the American Revolution, the Napoleonic Wars and the major...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Who's Who in Jewish History

    3rd Edition

    By New edition revised by Lavinia Cohn-Sherbok, Joan Comay

    From Karl Marx to the Marx brothers, the Routledge Who's Who in Jewish History presents a complete reference guide to over a thousand prominent men and women who have shaped Jewish culture. Covering twenty centuries of Jewish history it provides:* detailed biographical information on each leading...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Who's Who in World War II

    3rd Edition

    Edited by John Keegan

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Who's Who in Europe 1450–1750

    By Henry Kamen

    Between 1450 and 1750 Europe underwent tremendous political, religious and cultural change - change which laid the foundations for the Europe we know today. Henry Kamen has compiled an accessible biographical guide to Europe in this most exciting of periods - the time of the Renaissance and the...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Facing the Nazi Past

    United Germany and the Legacy of the Third Reich

    By Bill Niven

    Facing the Nazi Past examines how the communist East viewed the events of these years very differently from West Germany during the Cold War. Following the unification of Germany, these contrasting memories of the Third Reich have contributed to a new perspective on this period of German history....

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  7. History: What and Why?

    Ancient, Modern and Postmodern Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Beverley Southgate

    History: What and Why? is a highly accessible introductory survey of historians' views about the nature and purpose of their subject. It offers a historical perspective and clear guide to contemporary debates about the nature and purpose of history, and a discussion of the traditional model of...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  8. The Franco-Prussian War

    The German Invasion of France 1870–1871, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Howard

    In 1870 Bismarck ordered the Prussian Army to invade France, inciting one of the most dramatic conflicts in European history. It transformed not only the states-system of the Continent but the whole climate of European moral and political thought. The overwhelming triumph of German military might,...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Who's Who in Nazi Germany

    3rd Edition

    By Robert S. Wistrich

    Who's Who in Nazi Germany looks at the individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany. It covers a representative cross-section of German society from 1933-1945, and includes:* Nazi Party leaders; SS, Wehrmacht and Gestapo personalities; civil service and diplomatic personnel*...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Who's Who in Ancient Egypt

    By Michael Rice

    In this compelling guide and sourcebook, renowned author and scholar Michael Rice introduces us to the inhabitants of ancient Egypt, allowing us to encounter their world through their own eyes. Here are the great and the famous, from Cleopatra to Tutankhamun, but here also are the grave-robber...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge