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Forthcoming World/International History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Industrialisation in the Non-Western World

    2nd Edition

    By Tom Kemp

    This new edition is fully updated and revised, incorporating the massive changes in the USSR and China in the 1980's. It offers a series of case-studies charting the progress and assessing the achievement of six industrializing countries outside the Western World. It covers the whole range of...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. A World in Flames

    A Short History of the Second World War in Europe and Asia 1939-1945

    By Martin Kitchen

    A concise account of the war - including the war in Asia and the Pacific as well as the European arena. Covers the formation of the victorious Grand Alliance and to the problems that beset it, and to Nazi Germany's relations with its allies....

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Anglo-Dutch Wars of the Seventeenth Century

    By J.R. Jones

    Series: Modern Wars In Perspective

    This study of the Anglo--Dutch Wars (1652-54, 1665-67, 1672-74) sets them in their naval, political and economic contexts. Competing essentially over trade, both governments were crucially influenced by mercantile interests and by the representative institutions that were central to England and the...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Greek Civil War, The

    By David H. Close

    Series: Origins Of Modern Wars

    The Greek Civil War (1943--50) was a major conflict in its own right, developing out of the rivalry between communist and conservative partisans for control of Greece as the Axis forces retreated at the end of the Second World War. Spanning the transition from World War to Cold War, it also had...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The First World War Peace Settlements, 1919-1925

    By Erik Goldstein

    Series: Seminar Studies

    The First World War changed the face of Europe - two empires (the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the Ottoman Empire) collapsed in its wake and as a result many of the boundaries of Europe were redrawn and new states were created. The origins of many of the international crises in the late...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Origins of the First World War

    Controversies and Consensus

    By Annika Mombauer

    Series: Making History

    The seminal event of the 20th century, the origins of the First World War have always been difficult to establish and have aroused deep controversy. Annika Mombauer tracks the impassioned debates as they developed at critical points through the twentieth century. The book focuses on the...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Wit and Wisdom in Morocco (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study of Native Proverbs

    By Edward Westermarck

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1930, this is the final of Edward Westermarck’s trilogy of titles that explore the society, culture and customs of Morocco. Compiled from years of personal research and interviews conducted with local people, this collection of native proverbs addresses such cultural and...

    To Be Published February 4th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Pacific

    By Donald B. Freeman

    Series: Seas in History

    In this fascinating and exciting overview, Donald B. Freeman explores the role of the Pacific Ocean in human history. Covering over one third of the globe, the Pacific Ocean plays a vital role in the lives and fortunes of more than two billion people who live on its rim-lands and islands. It...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. On Living Through Soviet Russia

    Edited by Daniel Bertaux, Anna Rotkirch, Paul Thompson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Memory and Narrative

    For a period of over seventy years after the 1917 revolutions in Russia, talking about the past, either political or personal, became dangerous. The new policy of glasnost at the end of the 1980s resulted in a flood of reminiscence, almost nightly on television and more formally collected by new...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. First World War Photographers

    By Jane Carmichael

    First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge