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  1. Over the Threshold

    Intimate Violence in Early America

    Edited by Christine Daniels, Michael V. Kennedy

    Over the Threshold is the first in-depth work to explore the topic of intimate violence in the American colonies and the early Republic. The essays examine domestic violence in both urban and frontier environments, between husbands and wives, parents and children, and masters and slaves. This...

    Published August 16th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Reconstructing History

    Edited by Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn

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

    Published August 16th 1999 by Routledge

  3. The Korean War

    An Interpretative History

    By Stanley Sandler

    Series: Warfare and History

    An interpretative history of the Korean War. The text examines the war within the broader context of Korea's history, offering an analysis of the course of the war, and assessing the role of both North and South Korea and the allied forces in the conflict. The study goes beyond the battlefield, to...

    Published August 11th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Gender and Power in Britain, 1640-1990

    By Susan Kingsley Kent

    Gender and Power in Britain, 1640-1990 is an original and exciting history of Britain from the early modern period to the present, focusing on the interaction of gender and power in political, social, cultural, and economic life. Using a chronological framework, the book examines: * the roles,...

    Published August 4th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Imperial Women in Byzantium 1025-1204

    Power, Patronage and Ideology

    By Barbara Hill

    Series: Women And Men In History

    This book will be essential reading for anyone studying Byzantine history in this period. It ranges in time from the death of the emperor Basil II in 1025 to the sacking of the city of Constantinople by the Fourth Crusaders in 1204, spanning the rise and fall of the successful Komnenos dynasty....

    Published August 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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