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  1. Kennedy

    By Hugh Brogan

    Series: Profiles In Power

    This invaluable account provides an excellent introduction to the Presidency of John F. Kennedy. To understand Kennedy's aims and achievements in the White House, it looks at Kennedy the man and outlines his background and early career and the influences upon him. Hugh Brogan shows Kennedy as a...

    Published August 16th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Nehru

    By Judith M. Brown

    Series: Profiles In Power

    Judith Brown explores Nehru as a figure of power and provides an assessment of his leadership at the head of a newly independent India with no tradition of democratic politics....

    Published August 16th 2000 by Routledge

  3. States and Nationalism in Europe since 1945

    By Malcolm Anderson

    Series: The Making of the Contemporary World

    An examination of the ceaseless controversies surrounding ideas of nation and nationalism, showing that they are very far from dead in twenty-first century Europe. Beginning by defining these terms and setting out theories and concepts clearly and concisely, this book analyses the impact of...

    Published August 9th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Global Feminisms Since 1945

    Edited by Bonnie G. Smith

    Series: Rewriting Histories

    Global Feminisms Since 1945 is an innovative historical introduction to the issues of contemporary feminism, with a truly global perspective. It is a concise anthology considering the similarities and differences between feminisms in West and East, North and South, and highlighting class, racial,...

    Published June 28th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Black Civil Rights in America

    By Kevern Verney

    This book is the authoritative introduction to the history of black civil rights in the USA. It provides a clear and useful guide to the political, social and cultural history of black Americans and their pursuit of equal rights and recognition from 1865 through to the present day. From the civil...

    Published June 28th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Bitter Harvest

    A Chef's Perspective on the Hidden Danger in the Foods We Eat and What You Can Do About It

    By Ann Cooper, Lisa M. Holmes

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 12th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Longman Companion to Britain since 1945

    2nd Edition

    By Chris Cook, John Stevenson

    Series: Longman Companions To History

    This timely new edition of the Longman Companion to Britain since 1945 (compiled by the series editors themselves) provides a wide-ranging compendium of key facts and figures on British history from the start of the landmark Attlee government in 1945 to the final years of the 1990s. The book...

    Published June 6th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Fascist Ideology

    Territory and Expansionism in Italy and Germany, 1922-1945

    By Aristotle Kallis

    Fascist Ideology is a comparative study of the expansionist foreign policies of fascist Italy and Nazi Germany from 1922-1945. Fascist Ideology provides a comparative investigation of fascist expansionism by focusing on the close relations between ideology and action under Mussolini and Hitler....

    Published May 24th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Women in British Public Life, 1914 - 50

    Gender, Power and Social Policy

    By Helen Jones

    Series: Women And Men In History

    An examination of the ways in which women challenged the British educational, employment and welfare systems after the franchise. Helen Jones explores how women adapted their strategies to confront the system from within, and what constraints were imposed on them. She also examines the active role...

    Published May 14th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Europe Since 1945

    By Philip Thody

    Europe Since 1945 is an exciting new survey of the history of Europe since the end of World War Two. In the second half of the twentieth century Europe has known a period of peace and stability unprecedented in its history and virtually unparalleled in the rest of the world. Europe explains the...

    Published January 26th 2000 by Routledge