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  1. The Pen and Ink Sailor

    Charles Middleton and the King's Navy, 1778-1813

    By John E. Talbott

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    Examiner of the Navy and the First Lord of the Admiralty during the Trafalgar Campaign, Sir Charles Middleton was responsible for creating vital links between the naval shore establishment, policy makers in Whitehall and commanders at sea....

    Published October 30th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Intelligence and the Cuban Missile Crisis

    Edited by James G. Blight, David A. Welch

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    This is the first study to examine throughly the role of US, Soviet and Cuban Intelligence in the nuclear crisis of 1962 - the closest the world has come to Armageddon....

    Published October 30th 1998 by Routledge

  3. The Modern Papacy, 1798-1995

    By Frank J. Coppa

    Series: Longman History of The Papacy

    This ambitious survey launches a major new five-volume series. It explores the response of the papacy, one of the world's longest-enduring institutions, to the multiplying challenges of the modern age. It runs from the French Revolution to the fall of the Soviet Union, ending with the pontificate...

    Published October 26th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Student Protest

    The Sixties and After

    By Gerard J.De Groot

    This topical new study takes a new look at the causes, course and consequences of student activism across the world since its heyday in the 1960s. It starts with analyses of some of the most familiar - and romanticised - Sixties protests themselves, in the US, France, Germany, Mexico and Great...

    Published October 25th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Gender, Power and the Unitarians in England, 1760-1860

    By Ruth Watts

    Series: Women And Men In History

    This new study explores the role the Unitarians played in female emancipation. Many leading figures of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries were Unitarian, or were heavily influenced by Unitarian ideas, including: Mary Wollstonecraft, Elizabeth Gaskell, George Eliot, and Florence...

    Published October 25th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Mary Queen of Scots

    Romance and Nation

    By Jayne Lewis

    As an historical figure Mary Queen of Scots has been perpetually represented on canvas, page and stage, and has captured the British imagination since the time of her death in 1587. The 'real' Mary Stuart however has remained an enigma. Mary Queen of Scots: Romance and Nation sheds light on...

    Published October 21st 1998 by Routledge

  7. A Short History Of Soviet Socialism

    By Mark Sandle

    Mark Sandle is Lecturer in Russian and East European History at De Montfort University.; This book is intended for undergraduate courses on 20th century Soviet history/the Cold War/European history/Soviet studies/History of political thought/Marxism-Leninism. The Left....

    Published October 15th 1998 by Routledge

  8. From Roman Britain to Norman England

    2nd Edition

    By P.H. Sawyer

    This revised edition of the classic text of the period provides both the student and the specialist with an informative account of post-Roman English society.After a general survey of the main developments from the fourth century to the eleventh, the book offers analysis of:* social organization*...

    Published October 14th 1998 by Routledge

  9. The Fifth French Republic: Presidents, Politics and Personalities

    A Study of French Political Culture

    By Philip Thody

    The Fifth French Republic is a study of modern French politics and history, discussing the five presidents who span from 1959 to the present--Charles de Gaulle, Georges Pompidou, Valry Giscard d'Estang, Fran5~ois Mitterand and Jacques Chirac.Philip Thody examines the importance of the similarities...

    Published October 14th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Dividing Ireland

    World War One and Partition

    By Thomas Hennessey

    This book provides an original assessment of the First World War in Ireland and its consequences, the key to understanding the complexities of the Irish nation today. Thomas Hennessey explores how the War transformed the nature of the Irish and Ulster questions from devolved self-government within...

    Published October 14th 1998 by Routledge