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  1. US Special Operations Forces in Action

    The Challenge of Unconventional Warfare

    By Thomas K. Adams

    Armies in the 1990s are commonly involved in low-level, ill-defined, politically charged, messy situations known collectively as "unconventional warfare". Thomas Adams argues for a shift in expectations with a greater willingness to accept lengthy commitments and incremental progress....

    Published May 31st 1998 by Routledge

  2. Russia After Lenin

    Politics, Culture and Society, 1921-1929

    By Vladimir Brovkin

    Following the Russian Revolution, the cultural and political landscape of Russia was strewn with contradictions. The dictatorship, censorship and repression of the Communist party existed alongside private enterprise, the black market and open debates on Socialism. In Russian Society and politics...

    Published May 27th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Rogues, Thieves And the Rule of Law

    The Problem Of Law Enforcement In North-East England, 1718-1820

    By Gwenda Morgan, Peter Rushton

    Rogues, Thieves and the Rule of Law" is a large-scale study of crime, disorder and law enforcement in northern England in the early modern period. London was not the only city where female criminals were common and gangs were feared, nor was it the sole centre of industrial and political agitation....

    Published May 26th 1998 by Routledge

  4. New Found Lands

    Maps in the History of Exploration

    By Peter Whitfield

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 25th 1998 by Routledge

  5. The Caribbean Basin

    An International History

    By Graeme Mount, Stephen Randall

    Series: The New International History

    The Caribbean Basin: An International History provides a study of the entire Caribbean region, including Central America and the Caribbean coast of northern South America. It also offers analysis of: * the role of international intervention * the complex interaction among major world powers in...

    Published May 13th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Richelieu and Mazarin

    By Geoffrey Treasure

    Series: Lancaster Pamphlets

    Richelieu and Mazarin by Geoffrey Treasure compares these two striking, but very different, statesmen and evaluates their careers and achievements in the light of modern research. It explores all aspects of the two men's careers including the historical background, their personal characters, aims...

    Published May 6th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Popular Politics in Nineteenth Century England

    By Rohan McWilliam, Rohan Mcwilliam

    Series: Historical Connections

    Popular Politics in Nineteenth Century England provides an accessible introduction to the culture of English popular politics between 1815 and 1900, the period from Luddism to the New Liberalism. This is an area that has attracted great historical interest and has undergone fundamental revision in...

    Published May 6th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Vichy Law & the Holocaust Fran

    By Weisberg

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 5th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Dawn to Dusk

    Folktales from Benin

    By Dr Iro Eweka

    This collection of Edo (or Benin) folk tales is an oral history of Edo culture and tradition. It tells the story of how the ancient Edo conceived of the world and how they attempted both to explain the origins of their human existence on earth and to interpret their environment....

    Published April 30th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Knowing Your Friends

    Intelligence Inside Alliances and Coalitions from 1914 to the Cold War

    Edited by Martin S. Alexander

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    Little attention has been paid to the murky, ultra-business of gathering intelligence among and forming estimates about friendly powers, and friendly or allied military forces. How rarely have scholars troubled to discover when states entered into coalitions or alliances mainly and explicitly...

    Published April 30th 1998 by Routledge