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  1. Mass Killings and Violence in Spain

    Grappling with the Past, 1936-1952

    Edited by Peter Anderson, Miguel Ángel del Arco Blanco

    Series: Routledge/Canada Blanch Studies on Contemporary Spain

    Bringing the work of Spanish historians to the English-speaking world, this book offers public testimony to the enormous strides made in recent years by Spanish professional scholars in shaking off the reluctance to confront the past that marked the transition to democracy after Franco’s death in...

    Published March 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Afterlife of Used Things

    Recycling in the Long Eighteenth Century

    Edited by Ariane Fennetaux, Amélie Junqua, Sophie Vasset

    Series: Routledge Studies in Cultural History

    Recycling is not a concept that is usually applied to the eighteenth century. “The environment” may not have existed as a notion then, yet practices of re-use and transformation obviously shaped the early-modern world. Still, this period of booming commerce and exchange was also marked by scarcity...

    Published March 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. A History of Early Al-Andalus

    The Akhbar Majmu'a

    By David James

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    The Akhbar majmu‘a, or 'Collected Accounts', deal with the Muslim conquest of the Iberian peninsula in 711 and subsequent events in al-Andalus, down to and including the reign of ‘Abd al-Rahman III (912-961), founder of the Umayyad caliphate of al-Andalus . No Arabic text dealing with the early...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Making of Modern Georgia, 1918-2012

    The First Georgian Republic and its Successors

    Edited by Stephen F. Jones

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    When most of Eastern Europe was struggling with dictatorships of one kind or another, the Democratic Republic of Georgia (1918-1921) established a constitution, a parliamentary system with national elections, an active opposition, and a free press. Like the Democratic Republic of Georgia in 1918,...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Ideological Cold War

    The Politics of Neutrality in Austria and Finland

    By Johanna Rainio-Niemi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern History

    This book opens new perspectives into the Cold War ideological confrontations. Using Austria and Finland as an example, it shows how the Cold War battles for the hearts and minds of the people also influenced policies in countries that wished to stay outside the conflict. Following the...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. War and Displacement in the Twentieth Century

    Global Conflicts

    Edited by Sandra Barkhof, Angela K. Smith

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern History

    Human displacement has always been a consequence of war, written into the myths and histories of centuries of warfare. However, the global conflicts of the twentieth century brought displacement to civilizations on an unprecedented scale, as the two World Wars shifted participants around the globe....

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. German Policy Toward Neutral Spain, 1914-1918 (RLE The First World War)

    By Ron Carden

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The First World War

    This volume describes and analyses the methods Germany used to reinforce Spain’s independence thereby preventing Madrid’s entry into the war on the Allied side. While there have been many studies dealing with the wartime economic histories of Holland, Switzerland, Denmark and Iceland, Spain,...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Health Care and Poor Relief in Counter-Reformation Europe

    Edited by Jon Arrizabalaga, Andrew Cunningham, Ole Peter Grell

    The role of religion was of paramount importance in the change of attitudes and approaches to health care and charity which took place in the centuries following the Council of Trent. Health Care and Poor Relief in Counter-Reformation Europe, examines the effects of the Counter-Reformation on...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The French Press in the Age of Enlightenment

    By Jack Censer

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Trotsky and the Russian Revolution

    By Geoffrey Swain

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Supporters of Stalin saw Trotsky as a traitor and renegade. Trotsky’s own supporters saw him as the only true Leninist. In Trotsky and the Russian Revolution, Geoffrey Swain restores Trotsky to his real and central role in the Russian Revolution. In this succinct and comprehensive study, Swain...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by Routledge