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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 886 new and published major works in the subject of History — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

New and Published Books

  1. The Portugal Trade

    A study of Anglo-Portugeuse Commerce 1700-1770

    By H.E.S Fisher

    Historians have long considered the ways in which the expansion of English trade beyond Europe in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries contributed to the growth of English overseas trade as a whole, and to the coming of the Industrial Revolution. Their concentration on trade between England and...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Studies in Scottish Business History

    Edited by Peter L. Payne

    This book was first published in 1967....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. African Slave Trade and Its Suppression

    A Classified and Annotated Bibliography of Books, Pamphlets and Periodical Articles

    By Peter C. Hogg

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Banks and the Monetary System in the UK, 1959-1971

    Edited by J.E. Wadsworth

    The annual Monetary Surveys published in the Midland Bank Review have become an established and authoritative source of reference for all students of money and banking and related topics, and for those concerned with general economics and current affairs. This superb volume brings together...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Alexander Dalrymple and the Expansion of British Trade

    By Howard T. Fry

    Alexander Dalrymple was once described as the man who, after Hakluyt, had done most for the spread of Britain’s commerce. In this important new work, Dr. Fry discusses Dalrymple’s extensive contribution to knowledge about New Guinea and his pioneer attempt to establish a free port on Balambangan,...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  6. A Liverpool Merchant House

    Being the History of Alfreed Booth & Co. 1863-1959

    By A.H John

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Quaker Lloyds in the Industrial Revolution

    By Humphrey Lloyd

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Industries of London Since 1861

    By P.G. Hall

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Chartist Movement

    in its Social and Economic Aspects

    By Frank F. Rosenblatt

    Professor Rosenblatt’s The Chartist Movement was the first serious study of Chartism, using the techniques of modern scholarship, to appear in English. The book comprises a detailed account of the history of the movement, dealing mainly with the period from 1837 until the Chartist riots at Newport,...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Genesis of the Common Market

    By W.O. Henderson

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge