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Major Works: History

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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. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

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. Meiji Japan

    Political, Economic and Social History 1868-1912

    Edited by Peter Kornicki

    Series: Routledge Library of Modern Japan

    Meiji Japan represents a reassessment of the political, economic and social history of Japan during the Meiji period (1868-1911). The Meiji Restoration of 1868 was a pivotal event in Japanese history. Often seen as marking the break between 'pre-modern' and 'modern' Japan, the Restoration has...

    Published July 8th 1998 by Routledge

  2. The East India Company: 1600 - the mid-nineteenth century

    Edited by Patrick Tuck

    The East India Company played a major part in the growth of Britain's empire. Its functions went beyond those of a trading concern and merged military force, government and colonization with economic expansion. This six-volume work covers the history of the Company from its origins in 1599-1600....

    Published April 29th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Abraham Lincoln

    Speeches and Writings

    Edited by Don E. Fehrenbacher

    Lincoln measured the promise--and the cost--of American freedom in lucid and extraordinarily moving prose. Here are all the significant works, including the complete Lincoln-Douglas debates, dozens of speeches, hundreds of personal and political letters, communications to generals in the field,...

    Published August 31st 1997 by Routledge

  4. Collected Works of Samuel Smiles

    By Samuel Smiles

    Series: Collected Works

    This is the first collected edition of Smiles, comprising first editions of all separately published works, including his most famous Self-Help. No survey of Victorian society and culture would be complete without giving Smiles a central place. The Collected Works form an outstanding,...

    Published May 21st 1997 by Routledge

  5. The History of Witchcraft and Demonology

    By Montague Summers

    Series: The History of Civilization

    Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Rome the Law-Giver

    By J. Declareuil

    Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge

  7. The Jewish World in the Time of Jesus

    By Charles Guignebert

    Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Language: A Linguistic Introduction to History

    Edited by J. Vendryes

    Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge

  9. From Tribe to Empire

    By G. Davy, A. Moret

    Series: The History of Civilization

    Originally published between 1920 and 1970,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Death Customs

    By E. Bendann

    Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge