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  1. Who's Who in Modern History

    3rd Edition

    By Alan Palmer

    Who's Who in Modern History is a unique reference book which examines those individuals who have shaped the political world since 1860. Coverage is truly global, including the most important figures in Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, Africa and Australasia.It provides:* an easy-to-use...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Who's Who in World War II

    3rd Edition

    Edited by John Keegan

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

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Who's Who in Nazi Germany

    3rd Edition

    By Robert S. Wistrich

    Who's Who in Nazi Germany looks at the individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany. It covers a representative cross-section of German society from 1933-1945, and includes:* Nazi Party leaders; SS, Wehrmacht and Gestapo personalities; civil service and diplomatic personnel*...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Gandhi

    By David Arnold

    Series: Profiles In Power

    Gandhi's is an extraordinary and compelling story. Few individuals in history have made so great a mark upon their times. And yet Gandhi never held high political office, commanded no armies and was not even a compelling orator. His 'power' therefore makes a particularly fascinating subject for...

    Published August 27th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Victory in Europe?

    Britain and Germany since 1945

    By Sabine Lee

    With the debate about Europe constantly in the headlines, this examination of the important and tricky post-war relationship between German and Britain compares their different roles, outlook and development. In the wake of a devastated continent, this relationship has been one of the central...

    Published July 18th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Eastern Europe Since 1970

    Decline of Socialism to Post-Communist Transition

    By Bulent Gokay

    Series: Seminar Studies

    From the hardening grip of Soviet domination under Brezhnev to the collapse of communism and its aftermath, Bulent Gokay provides the essential introduction to Eastern Europe in the last quarter of the twentieth century. The Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 spelt the end of reformist...

    Published July 18th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Conflicts in the Middle East since 1945

    By Peter Hinchcliffe, Beverley Milton-Edwards

    Series: The Making of the Contemporary World

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

    Published June 27th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Japan faces the World, 1925-1952

    By Mary L. Hanneman

    Series: Seminar Studies

    By 1925 the process of Japan's transition to a modern industrialised, westernised state was pretty much complete. Not only had the imperial tradition been restored with the Meiji Restoration in 1868, but some forms of democratic parliamentary institutions had been set up. However, during the...

    Published June 26th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Women in Twentieth-Century Britain

    Social, Cultural and Political Change

    By Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska

    Women's lives have changed dramatically over the course of the twentieth century: reduced fertility and the removal of formal barriers to their participation in education, work and public life are just some examples. At the same time, women are under-represented in many areas, are paid...

    Published June 18th 2001 by Routledge

  10. The German Urban Experience

    Modernity and Crisis, 1900-1945

    By Anthony McElligott

    Series: Routledge Sources in History

    By the 1930s over two-thirds of Germans lived in towns and cities, and those who did not found themselves inexorably affected by the ever-growing urban vortex. The German Urban Experience 1900 - 1945 surveys the social and cultural history of Germany in this crucial period through written, visual...

    Published May 30th 2001 by Routledge