Skip to Content

Books by Subject

History Books

You are currently browsing 61–70 of 7,132 new and published books in the subject of History — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 7

  1. Conspiracy and the Spanish Civil War

    The Brainwashing of Francisco Franco

    By Herbert R. Southworth

    Series: Routledge/Canada Blanch Studies on Contemporary Spain

    Written by one of the most celebrated historians of the Spanish Civil War, this book presents a fascinating account of the origins of the war and the nature and importance of conspiracy for the extreme right. Based on exhaustive research, and written with lucidity and considerable humour, it acts...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Making of Modern Iran

    State and Society under Riza Shah, 1921-1941

    Edited by Stephanie Cronin

    Series: Routledge/BIPS Persian Studies Series

    This collection of essays, by a distinguished group of specialists, offers a new and exciting interpretation of Riza Shah's Iran. A period of key importance, the years between 1921-1941 have, until now, remained relatively neglected. Recently, however, there has been a marked revival of interest in...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Napoleon's Integration of Europe

    By Stuart Woolf

    Histories of the Napoleonic period are almost exclusively biographies of the man, or political-military accounts of his wars. But such wars were only the first stage in a far more ambitious programme; the establishment of a rational state which would force the pace of modernising society. Through...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Towards Nationhood in West Africa

    Thoughts of Young Africa Addressed to Young Britain

    By William De Graft, J. Johnson

    This volume is based on a series of lectures Dr. Johnson addressed to the 'youth of Britain'....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. American Business Cycles 1945-50

    By Conrad Blyth

    Series: Economic History

    After the end of the Second World War businessmen and economists throughout the world feared that the American postwar inflationary boom would end in a serious slump. The slump took a long time to come, and when it did appear in 1949 it was both mild and short lived. In its mildness and brevity it...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Working Life of Women in the Seventeenth Century

    By A. Clark

    Series: Economic History

    Working life of Women in the Seventeenth Century, originally published in 1919, was the first comprehensive analysis of the daily lives of ordinary women in early modern England. It remains the most wide ranging introduction to the subject. Clark uses a variety of documentary sources to illuminate...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Wool Trade in Tudor and Stuart England

    By Peter J. Bowden

    Series: Economic History

    This book was first published in 1962....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Britain's Anti-submarine Capability 1919-1939

    By George Franklin

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    Britain's Anti-Submarine Capability, 1919-1939 is the first unified study of the development of Britain's anti-submarine capability between the armistice in 1919 and the onset of the second world German submarine attack on Britain's maritime trade in 1939. Well researched and yet accessibly written...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Switzerland & The Nazi Gold

    By Braillard

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Marxism in Britain

    Dissent, Decline and Re-emergence 1945-c.2000

    By Keith Laybourn

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern British History

    Since the Second World War, Marxism in Britain has declined almost to the point of oblivion. The Communist Party of Great Britain had more than 50,000 members in the early 1940s, but less than 5,000 when it disbanded in 1991. Dissenting and Trotskyist organisations experienced a very similar...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge