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  1. The Armies of the Caliphs

    Military and Society in the Early Islamic State

    By Hugh Kennedy

    Series: Warfare and History

    The Armies of the Caliphs is the first major study of the relationship between army and society in the early Islamic period, and reveals the pivotal role of the military in politics. Through a thorough examination of recruitment, payment, weaponry and fortifications in the armies, The Armies...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Modern Insurgencies and Counter-Insurgencies

    Guerrillas and their Opponents since 1750

    By Ian Beckett, Ian F. Beckett

    Series: Warfare and History

    Modern Insurgencies and Counter-Insurgencies explores how unconventional warfare tactics have opposed past and present governments all over the world, from eighteenth-century guerrilla warfare to the urban terrorism of today. Insurgency remains one of the most prevalent forms of conflict and...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Medieval Hagiography

    An Anthology

    By Thomas Head

    Series: Garland Library of Medieval Literature

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  4. The Parliaments of Early Modern Europe

    1400 - 1700

    By M.A.R. Graves

    A comparative survey of the emergence and development of Parliaments in Catholic Christendom from the thirteenth century, the chief focus of this work is the period between the fifteenth and seventeenth centuries,when Europe was dramatically changed by the Renaissance, the Reformation and the...

    Published July 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  5. Lesbian Studies in Aotearoa/New Zealand

    By Alison Laurie

    Share the joys and struggles of lesbians in this bicultural nation!This powerful collection presents landmark original research into the history, literature, and sociology of lesbians in Aotearoa/New Zealand from that nation's best-known scholars and writers. A nation with two names, two distinct...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  6. The Decline and Fall of the Habsburg Empire, 1815-1918

    2nd Edition

    By Alan Sked

    A new and revised edition of Alan Sked’s groundbreaking book which examines how the Habsburg Empire survived the revolutionary turmoil of 1848.‘The Year of Revolutions', saw the whole of Europe convulsed in turmoil and revolt. Yet the Habsburg Empire survived. As state after state succumbed to the...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Victory in Europe?

    Britain and Germany since 1945

    By Sabine Lee

    With the debate about Europe constantly in the headlines, this examination of the important and tricky post-war relationship between German and Britain compares their different roles, outlook and development. In the wake of a devastated continent, this relationship has been one of the central...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Eastern Europe Since 1970

    Decline of Socialism to Post-Communist Transition

    By Bulent Gokay

    Series: Seminar Studies

    From the hardening grip of Soviet domination under Brezhnev to the collapse of communism and its aftermath, Bulent Gokay provides the essential introduction to Eastern Europe in the last quarter of the twentieth century. The Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 spelt the end of reformist...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Chinese American Masculinities

    From Fu Manchu to Bruce Lee

    By Jachinson Chan

    Series: Studies in Asian Americans

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 16th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Later Medieval Europe

    1250-1520, 3rd Edition

    By Daniel Waley, Peter Denley

    From the divine right of kings to the political philosophies of writers such as Machiavelli, the medieval city-states to the unification of Spain, Daniel Waley and Peter Denley focus on the growing power of the state to illuminate changing political ideas in Europe between the thirteenth and...

    Published July 9th 2001 by Routledge