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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Ambrose

    Church and Society in the Late Roman World

    By John Moorhead

    Series: The Medieval World

    An account, and assessment, of the career of St Ambrose (339-397), from 374 bishop of Milan and one of the four Doctors of the Christian Church (with Sts. Jerome, Augustine and Gregory the Great). A key figure in the transition of the later Roman Empire into its medieval successor, Western...

    Published June 29th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Warfare, State And Society In The Byzantine World 560-1204

    By John Haldon

    Series: Warfare and History

    Warfare, State and Society in the Byznatine World is the first comprehensive study of the warfare and the Byzantine World from the sixth to the twelfth century.The book examines Byzantine attitudes to warfare, the effects of war on society and culture, and the relations between the soldiers, their...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  10. Writing and Society

    Literacy, Print and Politics in Britain 1590-1660

    By Nigel Wheale

    Writing and Society is a stunning exploration of the relationship between the growth in popular literacy and the development of new readerships and the authors addressing them. It is the first single volume to provide a year-by-year chronology of political events in relation to cultural...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge