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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 887 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. Intellectual History

    Edited by Richard Whatmore

    Series: Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    Recent decades have seen a remarkable growth of interest in intellectual history. Intellectual history has become a popular branch of historical studies at the same time as it has a growing audience among students reading politics, philosophy, international relations, English, and other academic...

    Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Economic HIstory of the British Iron and Steel Industry

    By Alan Birch

    This book was first published in 1967....

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Economy and Society in 19th Century Britain

    By Richard Tames

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

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Victorian Railwaymen

    By P.W. Kingsford

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

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Industrial Finance, 1830-1914

    The Finance and Organization of English Manufacturing Industry

    By P.L. Cottrell

    The nineteenth century was a time of rapid change in forms of organization of economic activity. A central feature of such change was, inevitably, the development of new types of finance adapted to the radically new environment. An appreciation of the history of these developments makes a...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. A History of British Livestock Husbandry, 1700-1900

    By Robert Trow-Smith

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

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Agrindus

    Integration of AGRIculture and INDUStries

    By Haim Halperim

    This is a fascinating insight into some of the most important thinking of the industrial revolution in Israel. Technological revolution, rapid industrialization and higher levels of productivity all drew more and more people from the agricultural workforce and new ideas ...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Quaker Business Man

    The Life of Joseph Rowntree

    By Anne Vernon

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

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Renold Chains

    A History of the Company and the Rise of the Precision Chain Industry 1879-1955

    By Basil Tripp

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

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. British Economic Policy and Empire, 1919-1939

    By Ian M. Drummond

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

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge