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You are currently browsing 41–50 of 913 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.

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  1. Before the Revisionist Controversy (RLE Marxism)

    Kautsky, Bernstein, and the Meaning of Marxism, 1895-1898

    By H. Kendall Rogers

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    In this book, first published in 1992, the author examines the polemic fought by German Social-Democratic Party leaders and intellectuals Karl Kautsky and Eduard Bernstein against what they perceived to be misunderstandings of Marxism propagated by members of the Social-Democratic Federation (SDF)...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Communist Ideal in Hegel and Marx (RLE Marxism)

    By David MacGregor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    One reader has called this study, first published in 1984, ‘easily the best book on the relation of Hegel to Marx’. With spirited argument, MacGregor demonstrates that Hegelian logic suited Marx’s purpose so well because it already contained the unique elements that later appeared in Marx’s social...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Marxism's Retreat from Africa (RLE Marxism)

    Edited by Arnold Hughes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    The collapse of Marxism in much of the Third World as well as Europe was so sudden and spectacular that it is hard to believe that in the space of seven years The Journal of Communist Studies could bring out special issues both on the creation of ‘Military Marxist Regimes in Africa’, and on their...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Karl Marx: Man and Fighter (RLE Marxism)

    By Boris Nicolaievsky, Otto Maenchen-Helfen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    Strife has raged about Karl Marx for decades, and never had it been so embittered as at the time of this book’s first publication, 1936. Marx had impressed his image on the time as not other had done. To some he was – and still is – a fiend, the arch-enemy of human civilisation, and the prince of...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Jameson, Althusser, Marx (RLE Marxism)

    An Introduction to 'The Political Unconscious'

    By William C. Dowling

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Marxism

    Frederic Jameson is widely regarded as one of the most original and influential Marxist critics of the last decades. His most controversial work, The Political Unconscious, had an enormous impact on literary criticism and cultural studies. In Jameson, Althusser, Marx, first published in 1984,...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Economic HIstory of the British Iron and Steel Industry

    By Alan Birch

    This book was first published in 1967....

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 4th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Victorian Railwaymen

    By P.W. Kingsford

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

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 4th 2015 by Routledge