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  1. The Death of Old Yokohama

    In the Great Japanese Earthquake of 1923

    By Otis M Poole

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    It was almost noon in the picturesque city of Yokohama on Saturday, September 1st 1923 when the first sway of one of the world’s most destructive earthquakes was felt. The first great shock lasted for four minutes and in that time every building in the city was destroyed, together with 100,000 of...

    Published March 12th 2013 by Routledge

  2. A Cultural History of Postwar Japan

    1945-1980

    By Shunsuke Tsurumi

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Japan

    Shunsuke Tsurumi, one of Japan’s most distinguished contemporary philosophers, continues his study of the intellectual and social history of modern Japan with this penetrating analysis of popular culture in the post-war years. Japanese manga (comics), manzai (dialogues), television, advertising and...

    Published March 12th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Cooke and Wheatstone

    And the Invention of the Electric Telegraph

    By Geoffrey Hubbard

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    Originally published in 1965. Charles Wheatstone collaborated with William Cooke in the invention and early exploitation of the Electric Telegraph. This was the first long distance, faster-than-a-horse messenger. This volume gives an account of the earlier work on which the English invention was...

    Published March 12th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Eastern Christianity in the Modern Middle East

    Edited by Anthony O'Mahony, Emma Loosley

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    The Middle East is the birthplace of Christianity and the home to a number of Eastern Churches with millions of followers. This book provides a comprehensive survey of the various denominations in the modern Middle East and will be of interest to a wide variety of scholars and students studying...

    Published March 12th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Boundaries of the Universe

    By John S Glasby

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    The boundaries of space exploration are being pushed back constantly, but the realm of the partially understood and the totally unknown is as great as ever. Among other things this book deals with astronomical instruments and their application, recent discoveries in the solar system, stellar...

    Published March 12th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Beyond Empiricism

    Philosophy of Science in Sociology

    Edited by Andrew Tudor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: History & Philosophy of Science

    Originally published in 1982. This volume explores some features of modern philosophy of science from the point of view of their utility for sociology’s self-understanding. Recently philosophers of science have broken with the empiricism once fundamental to their discipline, and have sought...

    Published March 12th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Belonging in Europe - The African Diaspora and Work

    Edited by Caroline Bressey, Hakim Adi

    This publication does not just mark the presence of black people in Europe, but brings research to a new stage by making connections across Europe through the experience of work and labour. The working experience for black peoples in Europe was not just confined to ports and large urban areas –...

    Published March 12th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Rise of Modern Industry

    By J.L. Hammond, Barbara Hammond

    Series: Economic History

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

    Published March 11th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Return Of Reader

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Rewriting English

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 11th 2013 by Routledge

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