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  • Virginia Woolf's Modernist Path
    292 kr

    Virginia Woolf's Modernist Path
    av Barbara Lounsberry

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064307
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    Choice Outstanding Academic TitleIn this second volume of her acclaimed study of Virginia Woolf 's diaries, Barbara Lounsberry traces the English writer's life through the thirteen diaries she kept from 1918 to 1929-what is often considered Woolf's…

  • Virginia Woolf's Modernist Path
    1.076 kr

    Virginia Woolf's Modernist Path
    av Barbara Lounsberry

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813062952
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    In this second volume of her acclaimed study of Virginia Woolf's multivolume diary, Barbara Lounsberry traces the English writer's life through the thirteen diaries she kept from 1918 to 1929. During these interwar years, Woolf began penning many of…

  • Classical Ballet Technique
    391 kr

    Classical Ballet Technique
    av Gretchen Ward Warren
    (2 recensioner)

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813009452
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    In more than 2600 photographs, professional dancers (from such companies as the American Ballet Theatre and the Jaffrey Ballet) demonstrate in sequence every movement in the classical repertoire, from the most basic to the most advanced. Each photog…

  • Reassessing the Heroine in Medieval French Literature
    291 kr

    Reassessing the Heroine in Medieval French Literature

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064147
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    These essays explore the various manifestations of the heroine in medieval French literature and her multiple relationships with discourse, both medieval and modern. From a discussion of 12th-century saints' lives to an examination of 15th-century f…

  • Jazz Dance
    266 kr

    Jazz Dance

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813061290
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    Unique in its focus on history rather than technique, Jazz Dance offers the only overview of trends and developments since 1960. Editors Lindsay Guarino and Wendy Oliver have assembled an array of seasoned practitioners and scholars who trace the nu…

  • Jazz Dance
    499 kr

    Jazz Dance

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813049298
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    The history of jazz dance is best understood by thinking of it as a tree. The roots of jazz dance are African. Its trunk is vernacular, shaped by European influence, and exemplified by the Charleston and the Lindy Hop. From the vernacular have grown…

  • Pas De Deux
    305 kr

    Pas De Deux
    av Nikolai Serebrennikov

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813017686
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    First published in 1969 in Russian by one of the world's most respected experts on partnering, the original book was created for the Vaganova Ballet Academy in St. Petersburg, the school that produced Pavlova and Nijinsky. This expanded edition cont…

  • Picturing Apollo 11
    438 kr

    Picturing Apollo 11
    av J.L. Pickering

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813056173
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    Picturing Apollo 11 is an unprecedented photographic history of the space mission that defined an era. Through a wealth of unpublicized and recently discovered images, this book presents new and rarely-seen views of the people, places, and events in…

  • Ballet Pedagogy
    314 kr

    Ballet Pedagogy
    av Rory Foster

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813034591
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    There are many different methods for teaching classical ballet - Bournonville, Vaganova, Cecchetti, and Royal Academy of Dancing being the most widely known. All of these methods are effective tools for presenting the technique and art of ballet. Kn…

  • Rural Social Movements in Latin America
    354 kr

    Rural Social Movements in Latin America

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064826
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    All across Latin America, rural peoples are organizing in support of broadly distinct but interrelated issues. Food sovereignty, agrarian reform, indigenous and women's rights, sustainable development, fair trade, and immigration issues are the focu…

  • Florida Soul
    227 kr

    Florida Soul
    av John Capouya

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064024
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    When recalling the roots of soul music, most people are likely to name Memphis, Detroit, New Orleans, Muscle Shoals, or Macon. But Florida also has a rich soul music history?an important cultural legacy that has often gone unrecognized. Florida Soul…

  • Florida Soul
    294 kr

    Florida Soul
    av John Capouya

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813054520
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    Alongside Memphis, Detroit, New Orleans, Macon, and Muscle Shoals, Florida has a rich soul music history - an important cultural legacy that has often gone unrecognized. Florida Soul celebrates great artists of the Sunshine State who have produced s…

  • Great Britain and Reza Shah
    473 kr

    Great Britain and Reza Shah
    av Mohammad Gholi Majd

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813037202
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    Using recently declassified U.S. State Department archives, Mohammad Gholi Majd describes the rampant tyranny and destruction of Iran in the decades between the two world wars in a sensational yet thoroughly scholarly study that will rewrite the pol…

  • Madame Lalaurie, Mistress of the Haunted House
    227 kr

    Madame Lalaurie, Mistress of the Haunted House
    av Carolyn Morrow Long

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813061832
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    The legend of Madame Delphine Lalaurie, a wealthy society matron and accused slave torturer, has haunted New Orleans for nearly two hundred years. Her macabre tale is frequently retold, and her French Quarter mansion has been referred to as ""the mo…

  • Madame Lalaurie, Mistress of the Haunted House
    434 kr

    Madame Lalaurie, Mistress of the Haunted House
    av Carolyn Morrow Long

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813038063
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    The legend of Madame Delphine Lalaurie, a wealthy society matron, has haunted the city of New Orleans for nearly two hundred years. When fire destroyed part of her home in 1834, the public was outraged to learn that behind closed doors Lalaurie rout…

  • Edible Insects and Human Evolution
    292 kr

    Edible Insects and Human Evolution
    av Julie J. Lesnik

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064314
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    Researchers who study ancient human diets tend to focus on meat eating because the practice of butchery is very apparent in the archaeological record. In this volume, Julie Lesnik highlights a different food source, tracing evidence that humans and…

  • Edible Insects and Human Evolution
    1.153 kr

    Edible Insects and Human Evolution
    av Julie J. Lesnik

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813056999
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    Researchers who study ancient human diets tend to focus on meat eating, since the practice of butchery is very apparent in the archaeological record. In this volume, Julie Lesnik brings a different food source into view, tracing evidence that humans…

  • Final Mission
    499 kr

    Final Mission
    av Lisa Westwood

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813062464
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    Deep within the rugged mountains of Southern California and rising above the desert landscape of Southern New Mexico are the oncemajestic historic rocket test stands and facilities that helped send humans to the moon for the first time in 1969. Many…

  • Final Mission
    367 kr

    Final Mission
    av Lisa Westwood

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064741
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    The world will always remember Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin for their first steps on the moon, yet few today hold in respect the sites that made these and other astronauts' journeys possible. Across the American landscape and on the lunar surface,…

  • THE AESTHETICS OF CHAOS: NONLINEAR THINKING AND CONTEMPORARY LITERARY CRITICISM
    370 kr

    THE AESTHETICS OF CHAOS: NONLINEAR THINKING AND CONTEMPORARY LITERARY CRITICISM

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813033464
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    Michael Patrick Gillespie employs concepts of post-Einsteinian physics as the metaphoric and dialectic foundation for an alternative method of interpreting literature. His central argument revolves around the notion that the most useful literary cri…

  • Dance and Gender
    292 kr

    Dance and Gender

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064680
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    Driven by exacting methods and hard data, this volume reveals gender dynamics within the dance world in the twenty-first century. It provides concrete evidence about how gender impacts the daily lives of dancers, choreographers, directors, educators…

  • Dance and Gender
    947 kr

    Dance and Gender

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813062662
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    Driven by facts and hard data, this volume reveals how gender dynamics affect the lives of dancers, choreographers, directors, students, educators, and others who are involved in the world of dance. It unpacks real issues that matter-not just to dan…

  • Cusco
    499 kr

    Cusco
    av Ian Farrington

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813060958
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    The Inka capital of Cusco is the oldest existing city in the Americas. Known as the ""navel of the world"" during the Inka Empire, it was a fascinating and complex urban landscape that grew and evolved over 3,000 years of continuous human habitation…

  • Cusco
    1.153 kr

    Cusco
    av Ian Farrington

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813044330
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    One person's lifelong research pursuit is brought to fruition here, in the first major publication on the planning and archaeology of the Inka capital of Cusco. No other book to date has focused so extensively on the oldest existing city in the Amer…

  • The Sea Their Graves
    292 kr

    The Sea Their Graves
    av David J. Stewart

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064208
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    Like other groups with dangerous occupations, mariners have developed a close-knit culture bound by loss and memory. Death regularly disrupts the fabric of this culture and necessitates actions designed to mend its social structure. From the ritual…

  • The Sea Their Graves
    1.011 kr

    The Sea Their Graves
    av David J. Stewart

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813037349
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    "A 'classic' of its type--the closest comparison is the legendary Weibust's Deep Sea Sailors, and I would hazard to suggest that this book may come to hold a similarly important place in the scholarship of maritime ethnography."--Joseph Flatman, aut…

  • The Archaeology of Clothing and Bodily Adornment in Colonial America
    305 kr

    The Archaeology of Clothing and Bodily Adornment in Colonial America
    av Diana DiPaolo Loren

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813038032
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    Dress has always been a social medium. Color, fabric, and fit of clothing, along with adornments, posture, and manners, convey information on personal status, occupation, religious beliefs, and even sexual preferences. Clothing and adornment are the…

  • Consent of the Damned
    305 kr

    Consent of the Damned
    av David M. K. Sheinin

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813049618
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    "Provides an incredibly provocative and comprehensive analysis. Wonderfully readable and fast paced."--Kristin Ruggiero, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee "Focuses on historical reality versus historical memory in an innovative way that poses some v…

  • Forever Young
    364 kr

    Forever Young
    av John W. Young

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813066042
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    He walked on the Moon. He flew six space missions in three different programs--more than any other human. He served with NASA for more than four decades. His peers called him the ""astronaut's astronaut.""Enthusiasts of space exploration have long w…

  • Borderland Smuggling
    331 kr

    Borderland Smuggling
    av Joshua M. Smith

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064437
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    North American Society for Oceanic History John Lyman Book Award in United States Maritime HistoryPassamaquoddy Bay lies between Maine and New Brunswick at the mouth of the St. Croix River. Most of it (including Campobello Island) is within Canada,…

  • Borderland Smuggling
    808 kr

    Borderland Smuggling
    av Joshua M. Smith

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813029863
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    Passamaquoddy Bay lies between Maine and New Brunswick at the mouth of the St. Croix River. Most of it (including Campobello Island) is within Canada, but the Maine town of Lubec lies at the bay's entrance. Rich in beaver pelts, fish, and timber, th…

  • E-mails from Scheherazad
    184 kr

    E-mails from Scheherazad

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813026213
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    Kahf establishes herself as a new voice in the tradition of ethnic American poets, blending the experiences of recent Arab-American immigrants into contemporary American scenery. In her poems, Muslim ritual and Qur'anic vocabulary move in next door…

  • E-mails from Scheherazad
    353 kr

    E-mails from Scheherazad

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813026206
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    Kahf establishes herself as a new voice in the tradition of ethnic American poets, blending the experiences of recent Arab-American immigrants into contemporary American scenery. In her poems, Muslim ritual and Qur'anic vocabulary move in next door…

  • Bioarchaeology of Frontiers and Borderlands
    1.459 kr

    Bioarchaeology of Frontiers and Borderlands

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781683400844
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    Frontiers and territorial borders are places of contested power where societies collide, interact, and interconnect. Using bioanthropological case studies from around the world, this volume explores how people in the past created, maintained, or cha…

  • Fishes in the Freshwaters of Florida
    674 kr

    Fishes in the Freshwaters of Florida
    av Robert H. Robins

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781683400332
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    This book is a comprehensive identification guide to the 222 species of fishes in Florida's fresh waters. Each species is presented with color photographs, key characteristics for identification, comparisons to similar species, habitat descriptions,…

  • The Annotated Old Fourlegs
    300 kr

    The Annotated Old Fourlegs
    av Mike Bruton

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064642
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    The latest episode in the greatest fish discovery ever made "The appearance of the Coelacanth was like a gigantic tidal wave which washed me violently from my path, held me in its grip, carried me along, and set my feet on a quest that dominated som…

  • Ancient Psychoactive Substances
    347 kr

    Ancient Psychoactive Substances

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813068183
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    Mind-altering substances have been used by humans for thousands of years. In fact, ancient societies sometimes encouraged the consumption of drugs. Focusing on the archaeological study of how various entheogens have been used in the past, this volum…

  • Ancient Psychoactive Substances
    1.268 kr

    Ancient Psychoactive Substances

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813056708
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    Tracing evidence of mind-altering substances across a diverse range of ancient cultures, this collection explores how and why past civilizations harvested, manufactured, and consumed drugs. Case studies examine the use of stimulants, narcotics, and…

  • Willy Ley
    254 kr

    Willy Ley
    av Jared S. Buss

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813068244
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    Willy Ley inspired young rocket scientists and would-be astronauts around the world to imagine a future of interplanetary travel long before space shuttles existed. This is the first biography of the science writer and rocketeer who predicted and bo…

  • American Coastal Rescue Craft
    1.775 kr

    American Coastal Rescue Craft
    av William D. Wilkinson

    Övrigt - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813033341
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    William Wilkinson and Timothy Dring provide detailed history and technical design information on each and every type of small rescue craft ever used by the United States Life-Saving Service and United States Coast Guard, from the early 1800s to curr…

  • The Archaeology of Villages in Eastern North America
    1.017 kr

    The Archaeology of Villages in Eastern North America

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781683400462
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    The emergence of village societies out of hunter-gatherer groups profoundly transformed social relations in every part of the world where such communities formed. Drawing on the latest archaeological and historical evidence, this volume explores the…

  • Charcoal And Cinnamon: The Politics Of Color In Spanish Caribbean Literature
    370 kr

    Charcoal And Cinnamon: The Politics Of Color In Spanish Caribbean Literature

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813027173
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    "[Adds] an important voice to the national conversation on race. A 'must read' for scholars and enthusiasts of Caribbean literature."--Janet J. Hampton, George Washington UniversityCharcoal and Cinnamon explores the continuing redefinition of women…

  • The Contemporary Novel in France
    876 kr

    The Contemporary Novel in France

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813014098
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    "A truly 'contemporary' study . . . remarkably up-to-date. . . . Each of the individual articles represents a genuine contribution to knowledge."--Charles A. Porter, Yale University"Invaluable to readers wishing to familiarize themselves with the wi…

  • Cuban Studies Since the Revolution
    876 kr

    Cuban Studies Since the Revolution

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813011240
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    In recent years, few countries have generated so much debate and controversy as Cuba. Since the Cuban Revolution of 1959, discussions have been characterized by polemics. A comprehensive discourse on the epistemology of Cuban studies, this work eval…

  • The Modern Voice in American Poetry
    412 kr

    The Modern Voice in American Poetry
    av William Doreski

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813015866
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    Proposing that modern American poetry requires ""limber criticism"" informed but not straitjacketed by contemporary theory, William Doreski links the major American modernists to each other and to the larger social and cultural world. Concentrating…

  • The Business Strategy of Booker T. Washington
    370 kr

    The Business Strategy of Booker T. Washington
    av Michael B. Boston

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813041711
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    Michael Boston offers a radical departure from other interpretations of Booker T. Washington by focusing on the latter's business ideas and practices. More specifically, Boston examines Washington as an entrepreneur, spelling out his business philos…

  • The Business Strategy of Booker T. Washington
    1.011 kr

    The Business Strategy of Booker T. Washington
    av Michael B. Boston

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813034737
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    A fresh reassessment of one of the most powerful black men in American history. This book will help reshape the prism through which the life, work, strategy, and contributions of Booker T. Washington are examined.--David H. Jackson Jr., author of A…

  • The Cubalogues
    238 kr

    The Cubalogues
    av Todd F. Tietchen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813054629
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    Immediately after the Cuban Revolution, Havana fostered an important transnational intellectual and cultural scene. Later, Castro would strictly impose his vision of Cuban culture on the populace and the United States would bar its citizens from tra…

  • Fringe Florida
    277 kr

    Fringe Florida
    av Lynn Waddell

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064703
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    Florida has a titillating underbelly that few tourists ever see. Beyond the theme parks and the beaches lies a periphery most residents know about but-out of decorum or discomfort?prefer not to discuss. In Fringe Florida, Lynn Waddell explores the e…

  • Fringe Florida
    412 kr

    Fringe Florida
    av Lynn Waddell

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813044934
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    Florida has a titillating underbelly that few tourists ever see. Beyond the theme parks and the beaches lies a periphery most residents know about but--out of decorum or discomfort--prefer not to discuss. In Fringe Florida, Lynn Waddell explores the…

  • The New Africa
    412 kr

    The New Africa
    av Robert M. Press

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813017044
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    In this text former ""Christian Science Monitor"" correspondent Robert Press tells his first-hand story of triumph and tragedy in contemporary sub-Saharan Africa. Featuring 90 photographs by Betty Press - whose work has appeared in the ""Christian S…

  • The Archaeology of the North American Fur Trade
    948 kr

    The Archaeology of the North American Fur Trade
    av Michael S. Nassaney

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813061573
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    The North American fur trade left an enduring material legacy of the complex interactions between natives and Europeans. From the sixteenth through nineteenth centuries, the demand for pelts and skins transformed America, helping to fuel the Age of…

  • The Archaeology of the North American Fur Trade
    370 kr

    The Archaeology of the North American Fur Trade
    av Michael S. Nassaney

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813054698
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    Nassaney draws together an amazing amount of information about the fur trades that once existed in North America and includes illuminating and imaginative interpretations of archaeological data by researchers from across the continent."-Gregory A. W…

  • Unlikely Dissenters
    1.012 kr

    Unlikely Dissenters
    av Anne Stefani

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813060767
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    Between 1920 and 1970, a small but significant number of white women confronted white supremacy and the segregationist system in the American South, incontrovertibly contributing to its demise. Using the 1954 Brown decision as a pivot, Anne Stefani…

  • Unlikely Dissenters
    370 kr

    Unlikely Dissenters
    av Anne Stefani

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813054650
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    Stefani redefines the proverbial `southern lady' with a close look at over fifty white, anti-racist women. Concentrating on traits that linked these women across two generations, Unlikely Dissenters provides the first comprehensive study of how thes…

  • Before the Pioneers
    215 kr

    Before the Pioneers
    av Andrew K. Frank

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813054513
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    Formed seemingly out of steel, glass, and concrete, with millions of residents from around the globe, Miami has ancient roots that can be hard to imagine today. Before the Pioneers takes readers back through forgotten eras to the stories of the peop…

  • Before the Pioneers
    364 kr

    Before the Pioneers
    av Andrew K. Frank

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813066059
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    Formed seemingly out of steel, glass, and concrete, with millions of residents from around the globe, Miami has ancient roots that can be hard to imagine today. Before the Pioneers takes readers back through forgotten eras to the stories of the peop…

  • Guide and Reference to the Amphibians of Western North America (North of Mexico) and Hawaii
    456 kr

    Guide and Reference to the Amphibians of Western North America (North of Mexico) and Hawaii
    av R. D. Bartlett

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813032986
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    More than 500 species and subspecies of amphibians and reptiles can be found in the western United States. This set of three field guides offers a complete survey of the frogs, toads, salamanders, snakes, turtles, and lizards that reside west of the…

  • Langston Hughes and American Lynching Culture
    305 kr

    Langston Hughes and American Lynching Culture
    av W. Jason Miller

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813041520
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    Langston Hughes never knew of an America where lynching was absent from the cultural landscape. Jason Miller investigates the nearly three dozen poems written by Hughes on the subject of lynching to explore its varying effects on survivors, victims,…

  • Florida Folk Tales
    226 kr

    Florida Folk Tales

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813008707
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    "A splendid collection from one of the nation's richest and most diverse traditional cultures.... "Florida Folktales" will appeal not only to scholars and lovers of folklore, but to anyone interested in the wellsprings of American storytelling and l…

  • The Archaeology of Forts and Battlefields
    305 kr

    The Archaeology of Forts and Battlefields
    av David R. Starbuck

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813044149
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    Forts and battlefields embody activities and locations where nations have come into conflict and where victory or defeat has determined the shape of modern American society. This book discusses some of the most dynamic archaeological projects that h…

  • The Archaeology of Forts and Battlefields
    1.011 kr

    The Archaeology of Forts and Battlefields
    av David R. Starbuck

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813036892
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    Forts and battlefields embody activities and locations where nations have come into conflict and where victory or defeat has determined the shape of modern American society. This book discusses some of the most dynamic archaeological projects that h…

  • Only Mystery: Federico Garcia Lorca'S Poetry In World And Image
    370 kr

    Only Mystery: Federico Garcia Lorca'S Poetry In World And Image

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813028743
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    Weaving together twenty-one drawings and new translations of prose pieces and poems, Only Mystery presents a textured life of Spain's greatest modern poet and playwright. The guiding principles for selecting poems, prose, and paintings were dramatic…

  • Tenochtitlan
    305 kr

    Tenochtitlan
    av Jose Luis De Rojas

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813060316
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    Tenochtitlan, capital of the Aztec empire before the Spanish conquest, rivalled any other great city of its time. In Europe, only Paris, Venice, and Constantinople were larger. Cradled in the Valley of Mexico, the city is unique among New World capi…

  • Tenochtitlan
    1.079 kr

    Tenochtitlan
    av Jose Luis De Rojas

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813042206
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    Tenochtitlan, capital of the Aztec empire before the Spanish conquest, rivalled any other great city of its time. In Europe, only Paris, Venice, and Constantinople were larger. Cradled in the Valley of Mexico, the city is unique among New World capi…

  • The Liguus Tree Snails of South Florida
    944 kr

    The Liguus Tree Snails of South Florida
    av Henry T. Close

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813018140
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    "A long-overdue and much-needed identification manual for the tree snails of Florida, one of the most exquisite creatures in the natural realm."--Fred G. Thompson, Florida Museum of Natural History"This new book will introduce the novice and expert…

  • The Florida Life of Thomas Edison
    523 kr

    The Florida Life of Thomas Edison
    av Michele Wehrwein Albion

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813032597
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    Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) was America's most famous and, arguably, most prolific, inventor. But few realize the extent to which he called Florida, not New Jersey, home.From 1885 until his death in 1931, Edison and his family wintered in the sle…

  • Impossible Returns
    1.012 kr

    Impossible Returns
    av Iraida H. Lopez

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813061030
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    Since travel restrictions from the United States to Cuba began to ease, thousands of Cuban exiles and Cuban Americans have been able to reunite with family and visit their homeland. Yet the subject of return in the Cuban diaspora remains understudie…

  • Impossible Returns
    292 kr

    Impossible Returns
    av Iraida H. Lopez

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813064666
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    While the stories and resettlement patterns of Cubans who have left their home island have been widely documented, the subject of return in the Cuban diaspora remains understudied. In this one-of-a-kind volume, Iraida Lopez explores various narrativ…

  • The Stroessner Regime and Indigenous Resistance in Paraguay
    434 kr

    The Stroessner Regime and Indigenous Resistance in Paraguay
    av Rene Harder Horst

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813035475
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    "Engaged, nuanced, and accessible--this untold story of Paraguay's indigenous peoples constitutes an important addition to the English-language literature on this understudied country."--John Charles Chasteen, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hi…

  • The Stroessner Regime and Indigenous Resistance in Paraguay
    876 kr

    The Stroessner Regime and Indigenous Resistance in Paraguay
    av Rene Harder Horst

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813030562
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    Native groups have played an important historical role in Paraguay, the most homogenous and the only officially bilingual country in Latin America. This book analyzes their complex relationship with the corrupt Alfredo Stroessner regime (1954-89), w…