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  1. Religion Health & Suffering

    By Porter

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

    Published January 5th 1999 by Routledge

  2. The Longman Companion to America, Russia and the Cold War, 1941-1998

    2nd Edition

    By John W. Young

    Series: Longman Companions To History

    This reference guide throws light on almost every aspect of postwar international history from the rise of Mao's China to the Bosnian Civil War. It provides a huge wealth of information on East-West relations setting events, crises and conflicts in their full international context....

    Published January 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  3. The Partitions of Poland 1772, 1793, 1795

    By Jerzy Lukowski

    The Partitions of Poland were a key event in the power politics of the late ancien regime, and had major long term consequences for the balance of power in northern and eastern Europe. Over a period of twenty five years Catherine II (Russia), Frederick II (Prussia) and Maria Theresa and Joseph II (...

    Published January 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  4. Progressive Politics and the Training of America's Persuaders

    By Katherine Adams

    At the beginning of the 20th century, Progressive reformers set up curricula in journalism, public relations, and creative writing to fulfill their own purposes: well-trained rhetors could convince the United States citizenry to accept Progressive thinking on monopolies and unions and to elect...

    Published December 31st 1998 by Routledge

  5. The Making of Channel 4

    Edited by Peter Catterall

    Series: British Politics and Society

    Channel 4 had been controversial for years before it came on the air in November 1982. There were debates about its role, and its programming, its relationship with the ITV companies and its regulatory body the IBA. The controversy is revisited in these articles....

    Published December 31st 1998 by Routledge

  6. Fanti Customary Laws

    By John M. Sarbah

    John Mensah Sarbah, the first of the activist lawyer statesmen whose works have so marked Ghanaian history.Great Sarbah was the first formally trained Ghanaian lawyer and the author of the seminal work, Fanti Customary Laws, where he sought to set down the rules and principles of customary law, a...

    Published December 30th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Empire And Others

    British Encounters With Indigenous Peoples 1600-1850

    By Professor M Daunton, Rick Halpern

    Much has been written about the forging of a British identity in the 17th and 18th centuries, from the multiple kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland. But the process also ran across the Irish sea and was played out in North America and the Caribbean. In the process, the indigenous peoples of...

    Published December 30th 1998 by Routledge

  8. The State: Historical and Political Dimensions

    Edited by Richard English, Charles Townshend

    Drawing on current debates on secessions within the United Kingdom, this book analyses the British State today and looks at its place in the future. Featuring original contributions from a variety of disciplines, this study tackles the problem of defining and studying the state and looks at the...

    Published December 16th 1998 by Routledge

  9. The Pre-Industrial Cities and Technology Reader

    Edited by Colin Chant

    Series: Cities and Technology

    The Pre-Industrial Cities Reader is designed to be used on its own or as a companion volume to the accompanying Pre-Industrial Cities: Open University textbook, in the same series. Compiled as a reference source for students, this reader is divided into three main sections, presenting key readings...

    Published December 16th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Familiar Past?

    Archaeologies of Later Historical Britain

    By Sarah Tarlow, Susie West

    The Familiar Past surveys material culture from 1500 to the present day. Fourteen case studies, grouped under related topics, include discussion of issues such as: * the origins of modernity in urban contexts * the historical anthropology of food * the social and spatial construction of country...

    Published December 16th 1998 by Routledge