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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Britain in the Second World War

    By Mark Donnelly

    Britain in the Second World War presents a new and vivid survey of politics, society, culture and military strategy between 1939 and 1945. Structured around themes such as 'Wartime Media', and 'Britain and its Allies', the book covers the major historical debates of these areas, including Britains...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  6. American Cities and Technology

    Wilderness to Wired city

    By Gerrylynn K. Roberts, Philip Steadman

    Series: Cities and Technology

    Designed to be used on its own or as a companion volume to the American Cities and Technology textbook. Chronologically, this volume ranges from the earliest technological dimensions of Amerindian settlements to the 'wired city' concept of the 1960s and internet communications of the 1990s.Its...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  7. Warfare, State And Society In The Byzantine World 565-1204

    By John Haldon

    Series: Warfare and History

    Warfare, State and Society in the Byzantine World is the first comprehensive study of 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

  8. Stalin and the Soviet Union

    By Stephen J. Lee

    Series: Questions and Analysis in History

    Stalin and the Soviet Union offers new interpretations of recently uncovered archives examining the Soviet leader's domestic and foreign policy. It covers core topics such as: * Stalin's rise to power* the economy* society* culture* the Cold War* the Second World War* terror. For all students of...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  9. The Paris Commune 1871

    By Robert Tombs

    Series: Turning Points

    The Paris Commune was the biggest and last popular revolution in western Europe - ending the cycle of revolutions that started in 1789. The Parisians, reeling from defeat in the Franco-Prussian War set up their own revolutionary administration. Government troops eventually retook the city and took...

    Published June 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  10. Dreadful Visitations

    Confronting Natural Catastrophe in the Age of Enlightenment

    By Alessa Johns

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

    Published June 20th 1999 by Routledge