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  1. Fitzroy Dearborn Calendar of World History

    Edited by Edward W. Knappman, John Paxton

    The first comprehensive chronology of world history ever published, S.H. Steinberg's Historical Tables, remained a standard reference in libraries through six decades and twelve editions. The Fitzroy Dearborn Calendar of World History is the thoroughly updated, modernized, and expanded successor to...

    Published July 31st 1999 by Routledge

  2. The War for Independence and the Transformation of American Society

    War and Society in the United States, 1775-83

    By Harry M. Ward

    Series: Warfare and History

    The War fo Independence had a substantial impact on the lives of all Americans, establishing a nation and confirming American identity. The War for Independence and the Transformation of American Society focuses on a conflict which was both civil war and revolution and assesses how Americans met...

    Published July 28th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Widowhood in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

    By Sandra Cavallo, Lyndan Warner

    Series: Women And Men In History

    This new collection of essays brings together brand new research on widowhood in medieval and early modern Europe. The volume opens with an introductory chapter by the Editors which looks generally at the conditions and constructions of widowhood in this period. This is followed by a range of...

    Published July 26th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Women and the Second World War in France, 1939-1948

    Choices and Constraints

    By Hanna Diamond

    Series: Women And Men In History

    This is the first book (in either English or French) to offer readers an overview of women's experience of the Second World War and its immediate aftermath in France. It examines objectively the part that women played in both collaboration and resistance, synthesising much recent scholarship on the...

    Published July 25th 1999 by Routledge

  5. A Dame Full of Vim and Vigour

    By Ogilvie

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 21st 1999 by Routledge

  6. The English Wars and Republic, 1637–1660

    By Graham E. Seel

    Series: Questions and Analysis in History

    The English Civil Wars explores the period of turmoil in British history from 1637 and the latter part of the reign of Charles I, to the restoration with Charles II in 1660. The religious and political crises surrounding the Civil Wars, and the key personalities of Charles I and Oliver Cromwell...

    Published July 21st 1999 by Routledge

  7. The Catholic Reformation

    By Michael Mullett

    The Catholic Reformation provides a comprehensive history of the 'Counter Reformation in early modern Europe. Starting from the middle ages, Michael Mullett clearly traces the continuous transformation of the Catholic religion in its structures, bodies and doctrine. He discusses the gain in...

    Published July 21st 1999 by Routledge

  8. Liquid Pleasures

    A Social History of Drinks in Modern Britain

    By Proffessor John Burnett, John Burnett

    Drinking has always meant much more than satisfying the thirst. Drinking can be a necessity, a comfort, an indulgence or a social activity. Liquid Pleasures is an engrossing study of the social history of drinks in Britain from the late seventeenth century to the present. From the first cup of tea...

    Published July 11th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Nineteenth-Century Russia

    Opposition to Autocracy

    By Derek Offord

    Series: Seminar Studies

    This new Seminar Study provides students with a rewarding introduction to nineteenth-century Russia. This period of Russian history is, of course, characterised by the flowering of an enormously rich intellectual and cultural life, the origins of which lie in the intelligentsia¿s opposition to...

    Published July 5th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Encyclopedia of Human Rights Issues Since 1945

    Edited by Winston Langley

    This comprehensive and up-to-date encyclopedia on human rights issues from 1945 to the present includes more than 400 entries on incidents and violations, instruments and initiatives, countries, and human rights activities. Its scope is global, and its purpose is both to sum up the accomplishments...

    Published June 30th 1999 by Routledge