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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. The Victorian City

    Edited by H.J. Dyos, Michael Wolff

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    Originally published in two volumes, The Victorian City was a major landmark, particularly in the study of the social and intellectual attitudes of Victorian society to the challenge of urbanization. Unique in its many-sided approach to the total phenomenon of the city, this set deals on many...

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  2. Victorian City - Re-Issue V1

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  3. Victorian City - Re-Issue V2

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  4. The Ideals of Empire

    Economic and Political Thought, 1903-1913

    Edited by Ewen Green

    Series: British Empire

    This set focuses on the influential economic and political commentators who saw weaknesses in the infrastructure of the British Empire at the turn of the twentieth century. Dubbed Idealists of Empire, they saw that the British Empire seemed to have no governing principles, no structure and no...

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  5. The Development of Chemistry

    Classic Works 1789-1914

    Edited by David Knight

    Series: Classic Books in the History of Science

    This set covers a century's literature on discovery in chemistry, incorporating both classic works by eminent chemists (including Faraday and Boyle) and a selection of journal articles which present science to a general readership. It covers all aspects of the science: experimental, theoretical,...

    Published August 13th 1998 by Routledge

  6. 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 9th 1998 by Routledge

  7. 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 30th 1998 by Routledge

  8. 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 September 1st 1997 by Routledge

  9. 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 22nd 1997 by Routledge

  10. The Court of Burgundy

    By Otto Cartellieri

    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 20th 1997 by Routledge