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  1. British and American Anti-communism Before the Cold War

    By Markku Ruotsila

    Series: Cold War History

    This work examines in a comparative historical way the socialist, liberal and conservative strands of Anglo-American anticommunist thought before the Cold War. In so doing, this book provides us with an intellectual pre-history of Cold War attitudes and policy positions....

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  2. Managing Armed Conflicts in the 21st Century

    Edited by Adekeye Adebajo, Chandra Lekha Sriram

    Produced with the International Peace Academy in New York, this volume focuses largely on the conflicts of the 1990s and future projects, examining multifacteted issues involved in conflict management, suggesting new approaches and tools for future conflict management....

    Published June 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. The German Urban Experience

    Modernity and Crisis, 1900-1945

    By Anthony McElligott

    Series: Routledge Sources in History

    By the 1930s over two-thirds of Germans lived in towns and cities, and those who did not found themselves inexorably affected by the ever-growing urban vortex. The German Urban Experience 1900 - 1945 surveys the social and cultural history of Germany in this crucial period through written, visual...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Peasants without the Party: Grassroots Movements in Twentieth Century China

    Grassroots Movements in Twentieth Century China

    By Lucien Bianco

    Exploring one of the most dynamic and contested regions of the world, this series includes works on political, economic, cultural, and social changes in modern and contemporary Asia and the Pacific.The leading specialist on China's twentieth century peasant resistance reexamines, in bold and...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  5. The Arabian Seas: The Indian Ocean World of the Seventeenth Century

    The Indian Ocean World of the Seventeenth Century

    By Rene J. Barendse

    The Arabian Seas is a magisterial work on the world political economy (trade, war, power) that explores the intersect of the worlds of Islam (including South and Southeast Asia, the Middle East and East Africa) and the European world-economy (particularly the seafaring Portuguese, Dutch, and...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Japan 1868-1945

    From Isolation to Occupation

    By Takao Matsumura, John Benson

    The history of Imperial Japan, from the Meiji Restoration through to defeat and occupation at the end of the Second World War, is central to any understanding of the way in which modern Japan has developed and will continue to develop in the future. This wide-ranging accessible and...

    Published May 30th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Modern Prussian History: 1830-1947

    By Philip G. Dwyer

    The rise of Prussia and subsequent unification of Germany under Prussia was one of the most important events in modern European history.However, the fact that this unification was brought about as a result of the Prussian military has led to many misconceptions about the nature of Prussia,...

    Published May 30th 2001 by Routledge

  8. American First Ladies

    Their Lives and Their Legacy, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Lewis L. Gould

    This volume presents thirty-nine interpretive biographical essays on all first ladies, from Martha Washington to America's newest First Lady, Laura Bush. This new edition contains updated material on all the living First Ladies and updated bibliographies for each entry, as well as a portrait of the...

    Published May 29th 2001 by Routledge

  9. The Formation of Turkey

    The Seljukid Sultanate of Rum: Eleventh to Fourteenth Century

    By Claude Cahen

    Series: A History of the Near East

    From Byzantium to the Mongols to the Sultans of Rum, this acclaimed book offers an important insight into the evocative history of Turkey before the coming of Ottoman power. Turkey forms a historical bridge between Europe and Asia and as such has played a pivotal role throughout history. The...

    Published May 25th 2001 by Routledge

  10. English Warfare, 1511–1642

    By Mark Charles Fissell

    Series: Warfare and History

    English Warfare 1511-1642 chronicles and analyses military operations from the reign of Henry VIII to the outbreak of the Civil War. The Tudor and Stuart periods laid the foundations of modern English military power. Henry VIII's expeditions, the Elizabethan contest with Catholic Europe, and the...

    Published May 24th 2001 by Routledge