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  1. Twenty Years in Khama Country and Pioneering Among the Batuana of Lake Ngami

    By J.D. Hepburn

    An eye-witness account of Khama's struggle for power and a testimony to the leadership and sagacity of khama in church and state....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Espionage and the Roots of the Cold War

    The Conspiratorial Heritage

    By David McKnight

    Series: Studies in Intelligence

    From the 1930s to the 1950s a large number of left-wing men and women in the USA, Britain, Europe, Australia and Canada were recruited to the Soviet intelligence services. They were amateurs and the reason for their success is intriguing. Using Soviet archives, this work explores these successes....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Celestial Worlds Discovered Cb

    Celestial Worlds Disco

    By Christiaan Huygens, T. Childe

    First published in 1968...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Narrative of a Mission to Central Africa, 1850-1851

    By Dr J Richardson

    Undertaken for the purpose of promoting legitimate trade in Central Africa, the Richardson mission was a compound of philanthropic and diplomatic interests advocated by Richardson. His main targets were the Sahara, Bornu and the Sudan....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Benin

    The Surrounding Country, Inhabitants, Customs and Trade (1897)

    By H Bindloss, J. Pinnock

    First published in 1968...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Emperor Hirohito and Showa Japan

    A Political Biography

    By Stephen Large

    Series: Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

    Emperor Hirohito reigned for more than sixty years, yet we know little about him or the part he really played in the turbulent history of Showa Japan.Stephen Large draws on a wide range of Japanese and Western sources in his study of Emperor Hirohito's political role in Showa Japan (1926-89). This...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Between Indigenous and Settler Governance

    Edited by Lisa Ford, Tim Rowse

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance addresses the history, current development and future of Indigenous self-governance in four settler-colonial nations: Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. Bringing together emerging scholars and leaders in the field of indigenous law and...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Invention of Scotland (Routledge Revivals)

    The Stuart Myth and the Scottish Identity, 1638 to the Present

    By Murray G. H. Pittock

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    A dynasty of high ability and great charm, the Stuarts exerted a compelling fascination over their supporters and enemies alike. First published in 1991, this title assesses the influence of the Stuart mystique on the modern political and cultural identity of Scotland. Murray Pittock traces the...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. A Genetic History of New England Theology (Routledge Revivals)

    By Frank Hugh Foster

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1907, this text provides a scientific treatment of New England theology and American dogmatic history. Frank Hugh Foster analyses the eighteenth-century rise of the school of New England theology, which became the dominant school of thought in New England congregationalism and,...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The British Way in Warfare 1688 - 2000 (Routledge Revivals)

    By David French

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1990, this title examines British defence policy from 1688 onwards; the year in which Britain was successfully invaded for the final time, and which marked a generation of warfare that lasted until 1714, during which Britain came to be known as a major European power. David...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge