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  1. Conflict and Compromise in the Late Medieval Countryside

    Lords and Peasants in Durham, 1349-1400

    By Peter L. Larson

    Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

    Larson examines the changing relations between lords and peasants in post-Black Death Durham. This was a time period of upheaval and change, part of the transition from ‘medieval’ to ‘modern.’ Many historians have argued about the nature of this change and its causes, often putting forth a single...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Napoleon and Persia

    Franco-Persian Relations under the First Empire

    By Iradj Amini

    The first book on this subject since 1904. It examines the growing interest of Napoleon in India, the genesis of Franco-Persian relations, Napoleon in Egypt, the British and French missions to Persia, the Franco-Persian Treaty of Finkenstein, the Persian mission to Paris, Russia's hostility to...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Islam Without Allah?

    The Rise of Religious Externalism in Safavid Iran

    By Colin Turner

    This ground-breaking and controversial work locates the antecedents of today's Islamic 'fundamentalism' in 16th and 17th century Iran and the forced conversion of the Sunnite population of Iran to the largely alien doctrines of Twelver Shi'ism; the concomitant extirpation of Sufism and philosophy;...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Military Balance in the Cold War

    US Perceptions and Policy, 1976-85

    By David Walsh

    Series: Cold War History

    This book examines the impact of American perceptions of the military balance between the United States and the Soviet Union during the key period of 1976-1985. That decade witnessed the decline of the US-Soviet détente and the resurgence of superpower confrontation, often called the ‘Second Cold...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Queer Times

    Christopher Isherwood's Modernity

    By Jamie M. Carr

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    This book maps Christopher Isherwood's intellectual and aesthetic reflections from the late 1930s through the late 1970s. Drawing on the queer theory of Eve Sedgwick and the ethical theory of Michel Foucault, Carr illuminates Isherwood's post-war development of a queer ethos through his...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Literature Of Modern Arabia

    By Jayyusi

    First Published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Tai-Kadai Languages

    Edited by Anthony Diller, Jerry Edmondson, Yongxian Luo

    Series: Routledge Language Family Series

    The Routledge Language Family Series is aimed at undergraduates and postgraduates of linguistics and language, or those with an interest in historical linguistics, linguistics anthropology and language development. With close to 100 million speakers, Tai-Kadai constitutes one of the world's major...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Caliphate Rise:Orientalism V 3

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Islam&Mod Egypt:Orientalsm V10

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Mod Egypt Pt1:Orientalism V 5

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge