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  • Medieval Warfare

    Medieval Warfare
    av Hans Delbruck

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803265851

    From the eighth century through the Middle Ages feudalism determined the nature of European warfare. Medieval Warfare begins in the time of Charlemagne, who maintained a military system of freemen and of vassals bound to him in service for lands gra…

  • Intersectionality

    Intersectionality
    av Anna Carastathis

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496212481

    A 2017 Choice Outstanding Academic Title Intersectionality intervenes in the field of intersectionality studies: the integrative examination of the effects of racial, gendered, and class power on people's lives. While "intersectionality" circulates…

  • Intersectionality

    Intersectionality
    av Anna Carastathis

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803285552

    A 2017 Choice Outstanding Academic Title Intersectionality intervenes in the field of intersectionality studies: the integrative examination of the effects of racial, gendered, and class power on people's lives. While "intersectionality" circulates…

  • The Little Big Horn, 1876

    The Little Big Horn, 1876

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803286016

    Noting that the documents pertaining to the Battle of the Little Big Horn are often garbled in editing and quoted out of context, Loyd J. Overfield set out to compile the original orders, letters, and telegrams that put a great fighting machine into…

  • Inside the Hot Zone

    Inside the Hot Zone
    av Mark G Kortepeter

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781640121423

    Inside the Hot Zone is an insider's account of one of the deadliest offices on earth: the United States Army Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, or USAMRIID for short. Retired U.S. Army Captain Mark G. Kortepeter, MD, a leading biodefense exp…

  • Toward the Flame

    Toward the Flame
    av Hervey Allen

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803259478

    Considered by many to be the finest American combat memoir of the First World War, Hervey Allen's Toward the Flame vividly chronicles the experiences of the Twenty-eighth Division in the summer of 1918. Made up primarily of Pennsylvania National Gua…

  • Antisemitism

    Antisemitism
    av Bernard Lazare

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803279544

    Bernard Lazare's controversial magnum opus, originally published in France in 1894, asks why the Jews have aroused such hatred for three thousand years. The journalist, though severed from his Jewish upbringing, was fiercely committed to social just…

  • Handbook of Narrative Analysis

    Handbook of Narrative Analysis
    av Luc Herman

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496217141

    Stories are everywhere, from fiction across media to politics and personal identity. Handbook of Narrative Analysis sorts out both traditional and recent narrative theories, providing the necessary skills to interpret any story. In addition to discu…

  • Mass Rape

    Mass Rape

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803292291

    Alexandra Stiglmayer interviewed survivors of the continuing war in Bosnia-Herzegovina in order to reveal, to a seemingly deaf world, the horrors of the ongoing war in the former Yugoslavia. The women-primarily of Muslim but also of Croatian and Ser…

  • Green Illusions

    Green Illusions
    av Ozzie Zehner

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803237759

    We don't have an energy crisis. We have a consumption crisis. And this book, which takes aim at cherished assumptions regarding energy, offers refreshingly straight talk about what's wrong with the way we think and talk about the problem. Though we…

  • The World of Yesterday

    The World of Yesterday
    av Stefan Zweig

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803226616

    By the author who inspired Wes Anderson's 2014 film, The Grand Budapest HotelWritten as both a recollection of the past and a warning for future generations, The World of Yesterday recalls the golden age of literary Vienna-its seeming permanence, it…

  • Heideggerian Marxism

    Heideggerian Marxism
    av Herbert Marcuse

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803283121

    The Frankfurt School philosopher Herbert Marcuse (1898-1979) studied with Martin Heidegger at Freiburg University from 1928 to 1932 and completed a dissertation on Hegel's theory of historicity under Heidegger's supervision. During these years, Marc…

  • Arkography

    Arkography
    av Gunnar Olsson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496220295

    In this fascinating text Gunnar Olsson tells the story of an arkographer, who with Pallas Athene's blessings, travels down the Red River Valley, navigates the Kantian Island of Truth, and takes a house-tour through the Crystal Palace, the latter edi…

  • Arkography

    Arkography
    av Gunnar Olsson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496219473

    In this fascinating text Gunnar Olsson tells the story of an arkographer, who with Pallas Athene's blessings, travels down the Red River Valley, navigates the Kantian Island of Truth, and takes a house-tour through the Crystal Palace, the latter edi…

  • Buzzie and the Bull

    Buzzie and the Bull
    av Ken LaZebnik

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496213174

    Buzzie and the Bull chronicles a baseball year in the lives of two lifelong friends who couldn't be more different: Buzzie Bavasi, the legendary general manager of the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers, and Al "the Bull" Ferrara, bon vivant, fountain…

  • Crude Nation

    Crude Nation
    av Raul Gallegos

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781640122130

    Beneath Venezuelan soil lies an ocean of crude-the world's largest reserves-an oil patch that shaped the nature of the global energy business. Unfortunately, a dysfunctional anti-American, leftist government controls this vast resource and has used…

  • Some Are Always Hungry

    Some Are Always Hungry
    av Jihyun Yun

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496222183

    Winner of the Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry, Some Are Always Hungry chronicles a family's wartime survival, immigration, and heirloom trauma through the lens of food, or the lack thereof. Through the vehicle of recipe, butchery, and dinner t…

  • Enjoying What We Don't Have

    Enjoying What We Don't Have
    av Todd McGowan

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803245112

    Although there have been many attempts to apply the ideas of psychoanalysis to political thought, this book is the first to identify the political project inherent in the fundamental tenets of psychoanalysis. And this political project, Todd McGowan…

  • Sex Crimes under the Wehrmacht

    Sex Crimes under the Wehrmacht
    av David Raub Snyder

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803225077

    In this groundbreaking work, David Raub Snyder offers a nuanced investigation into the German army's prosecution and punishment of sex offenders during the Second World War. In so doing, Snyder restores balance to the literature regarding the milita…

  • Sex Crimes under the Wehrmacht

    Sex Crimes under the Wehrmacht
    av David Raub Snyder

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803243323

    In this groundbreaking work, David Raub Snyder offers a nuanced investigation into the German army's prosecution and punishment of sex offenders during the Second World War. In so doing, Snyder restores balance to the literature regarding the milita…

  • For Home and Country

    For Home and Country
    av Celia M. Kingsbury

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803224742

    World War I prompted the first massive organized propaganda campaign of the twentieth century. Posters, pamphlets, and other media spread fear about the "Hun," who was often depicted threatening American families in their homes, while additional cam…

  • Mad Love

    Mad Love
    av Andre Breton

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803260726

    Mad Love has been acknowledged an undisputed classic of the surrealist movement since its first publication in France in 1937. Its adulation of love as both mystery and revelation places it in the most abiding of literary traditions, but its stormy…

  • Indian Slavery in Colonial America

    Indian Slavery in Colonial America

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803222007

    European enslavement of American Indians began with Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World. The slave trade expanded with European colonies, and though African slave labor filled many needs, huge numbers of America's indigenous peoples cont…

  • Indian Slavery in Colonial America

    Indian Slavery in Colonial America

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803268494

    European enslavement of American Indians began with Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World. The slave trade expanded with European colonies, and though African slave labor filled many needs, huge numbers of America's indigenous peoples cont…

  • The Shootist

    The Shootist
    av Glendon Swarthout

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803238237

    By the author of The Homesman , now a major motion picture The Shootist is John Bernard Books, a gunfighter at the turn of the twentieth century who must confront the greatest Shootist of all: Death. Most men would end their days in bed or take thei…

  • Palimpsests

    Palimpsests
    av Gerard Genette

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803270299

    By definition, a palimpsest is "a written document, usually on vellum or parchment, that has been written upon several times, often with remnants of erased writing still visible." Palimpsests (originally published in France in 1982), one of Gerard G…

  • Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories

    Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories
    av David V. Kaufman

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496209979

    2019 Choice Outstanding Academic Title In Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories David V. Kaufman offers a stunning relational analysis of social, cultural, and linguistic change in the Lower Mississippi Valley from 500 to 1700. He charts how l…

  • Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories

    Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories
    av David V. Kaufman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496222237

    2019 Choice Outstanding Academic Title In Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories David V. Kaufman offers a stunning relational analysis of social, cultural, and linguistic change in the Lower Mississippi Valley from 500 to 1700. He charts how l…

  • Wakinyan

    Wakinyan
    av Stephen E. Feraca

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803269057

    Wakinyan is an excellent overview of Lakota religious thought and practice, introducing readers to its essential components. Through finely detailed descriptions of rituals and various types of religious figures, Stephen E. Feraca explains the signi…

  • Gothic Queer Culture

    Gothic Queer Culture
    av Laura Westengard

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496217028

    In Gothic Queer Culture, Laura Westengard proposes that contemporary U.S. queer culture is gothic at its core. Using interdisciplinary cultural studies to examine the gothicism in queer art, literature, and thought-including ghosts embedded in queer…

  • Gothic Queer Culture

    Gothic Queer Culture
    av Laura Westengard

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496202048

    In Gothic Queer Culture, Laura Westengard proposes that contemporary U.S. queer culture is gothic at its core. Using interdisciplinary cultural studies to examine the gothicism in queer art, literature, and thought-including ghosts embedded in queer…

  • A Dictionary of Narratology

    A Dictionary of Narratology
    av Gerald Prince

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803287761

    History, literature, religion, myth, film, psychology, theory, and daily conversation all rely heavily on narrative. Cutting across many disciplines, narratology describes and analyzes the language of narrative with its regularly recurring patterns,…

  • The Theatre of Don Juan

    The Theatre of Don Juan

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803281370

    "Many good things are provided for our instruction and delight in this handsome volume. Chief among them perhaps, and most keenly wanted in a collection of this sort . . . are sanity and wit."-The Romanic Review"A most interesting literary history o…

  • "The Art-Work of the Future" and Other Works

    "The Art-Work of the Future" and Other Works
    av Richard Wagner

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803297524

    Poor, frustrated, and angered by the "fashion-mongers and mode-purveyors" of art, Richard Wagner published The Art-Work of the Future in 1849. It marked a turning point in his life: an appraisal of the revolutionary passions of mid-century Europe, h…

  • Robert Desnos, Surrealism, and the Marvelous in Everyday Life

    Robert Desnos, Surrealism, and the Marvelous in Everyday Life
    av Katharine Conley

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803218413

    In this critical biography of Robert Desnos (1900-1945), Katharine Conley reevaluates the surrealist movement through the life and works of one of its founders. Desnos was as famous among the surrealists for his independence of mind as for his elabo…

  • Willa Cather

    Willa Cather
    av James Leslie Woodress

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803297081

    James Woodress goes beyond previous biographers in drawing on some fifteen hundred letters, interviews, speeches, and reminiscences. He separates much fact from fiction and takes into account the ever-growing body of Cather criticism. The author of…

  • The Roofing Ceremony and The Silver Lake

    The Roofing Ceremony and The Silver Lake
    av August Strindberg

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803291683

    The Roofing Ceremony is a powerful, ultimately hopeful short novel that will revise the narrow view of August Strindberg as merely a misogynist and the gloomiest of Scandinavian writers. This novel has an inwardness, irreducibly and complexly human,…

  • Not Under Forty

    Not Under Forty
    av Willa Cather

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803263314

    For Willa Cather, "the world broke in two in 1922 or thereabouts." The whole legacy of Western civilization stood on the far side of World War I, and in the spiritually impoverished present she looked back to that. To that she directed readers of th…

  • Willa Cather on Writing

    Willa Cather on Writing
    av Willa Cather

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803263321

    "Whatever is felt upon the page without being specifically named there-that, one might say, is created." This famous observation appears in Willa Cather on Writing, a collection of essays and letters first published in 1949. In the course of it Cath…

  • Story Logic

    Story Logic
    av David Herman

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803273429

    Featuring a major synthesis and critique of interdisciplinary narrative theory, Story Logic marks a watershed moment in the study of narrative. David Herman argues that narrative is simultaneously a cognitive style, a discourse genre, and a resource…

  • Chance, Love, and Logic

    Chance, Love, and Logic
    av Charles Sanders Peirce

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803287518

    Chance, Love, and Logic contains two books by Charles Sanders Peirce (1839-1914) which are among his most important and widely influential. The first is Illustrations of the Logic of Science. The opening chapters, "The Fixation of Belief" and "How t…

  • I'm Not Like Everybody Else

    I'm Not Like Everybody Else
    av Jeffrey T. Nealon

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496208651

    Despite the presence of the Flaming Lips in a commercial for a copier and Iggy Pop's music in luxury cruise advertisements, Jeffrey T. Nealon argues that popular music has not exactly been co-opted in the American capitalist present. Contemporary ne…

  • Prophets of the Great Spirit

    Prophets of the Great Spirit
    av Alfred Cave

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803215559

    Prophets of the Great Spirit offers an in-depth look at the work of a diverse group of Native American visionaries who forged new, syncretic religious movements that provided their peoples with the ideological means to resist white domination. By bl…

  • The Oldest Orphan

    The Oldest Orphan

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803282858

    Tierno Monenembo was among the African authors invited to Rwanda after the 1994 Tutsi-Hutu massacre to "write genocide into memory." In his novel The Oldest Orphan, that is precisely what Monenembo does, to devastating effect. Powerful testimony to…

  • The Space of Literature

    The Space of Literature
    av Maurice Blanchot

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803260924

    Maurice Blanchot, the eminent literary and cultural critic, has had a vast influence on contemporary French writers-among them Jean Paul Sartre and Jacques Derrida. From the 1930s through the present day, his writings have been shaping the internati…

  • Fascism and Communism

    Fascism and Communism
    av Francois Furet

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803269149

    In his major work on communism, the international bestseller The Passing of an Illusion, the eminent French historian Francois Furet devoted a lengthy footnote to German historian Ernst Nolte's interpretation of fascism. Nolte responded, a correspon…

  • Fascism and Communism

    Fascism and Communism
    av Francois Furet

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803219953

    In his major work on communism, the international bestseller The Passing of an Illusion, the eminent French historian Francois Furet devoted a lengthy footnote to German historian Ernst Nolte's interpretation of fascism. Nolte responded, a correspon…

  • A Pictographic History of the Oglala Sioux

    A Pictographic History of the Oglala Sioux
    av Helen H. Blish

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496203595

    Originally published in 1967, this remarkable pictographic history consists of more than four hundred drawings and script notations by Amos Bad Heart Bull, an Oglala Lakota man from the Pine Ridge Reservation, made between 1890 and the time of his d…

  • Genealogies of Orientalism

    Genealogies of Orientalism

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803213425

    Orientalism, as explored by Edward Said in 1978, was a far more complex phenomenon than many suspected, being homogenous along the lines of neither culture nor time. Instead, it is deeply embedded in the collective reimaginings that were-and are-nat…

  • Driving with Dvorak

    Driving with Dvorak
    av Fleda Brown

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803224766

    All our lives are made of moments, both simple and sublime, all of which in some way partake of the cultural moment. Fleda Brown is that rare writer who, in narrating the incidents and observations of her life, turns her story, by wit and insight an…

  • Beneficial Bombing

    Beneficial Bombing
    av Mark Clodfelter

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803271807

    The Progressive Era, marked by a desire for economic, political, and social reform, ended for most Americans with the ugly reality and devastation of World War I. Yet for Army Air Service officers, the carnage and waste witnessed on the western fron…

  • Beneficial Bombing

    Beneficial Bombing
    av Mark Clodfelter

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803233980

    The Progressive Era, marked by a desire for economic, political, and social reform, ended for most Americans with the ugly reality and devastation of World War I. Yet for Army Air Service officers, the carnage and waste witnessed on the western fron…

  • The Robber

    The Robber
    av Robert Walser

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803298095

    The Robber, Robert Walser's last novel, tells the story of a dreamer on a journey of self-discovery. It is a hybrid of love story, tragedy, and farce, with a protagonist who sweet-talks teaspoons, flirts with important politicians, plays maidservant…

  • Tell Me a Riddle, Requa I, and Other Works

    Tell Me a Riddle, Requa I, and Other Works
    av Tillie Olsen

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803245778

    A century after her birth, Tillie Olsen's writing is as relevant as when it first appeared; indeed, the clarity and passion of her vision and style have, if anything, become even more striking over time. Collected here for the first time are several…

  • Mussolini's Children

    Mussolini's Children
    av Eden K. McLean

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496206428

    Mussolini's Children uses the lens of state-mandated youth culture to analyze the evolution of official racism in Fascist Italy. Between 1922 and 1940, educational institutions designed to mold the minds and bodies of Italy's children between the ag…

  • Sports Journalism

    Sports Journalism
    av Patrick S. Washburn

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496220233

    Patrick S. Washburn and Chris Lamb tell the full story of the past, the present, and to a degree, the future of American sports journalism. Sports Journalism chronicles how and why technology, religion, social movements, immigration, racism, sexism,…

  • Sports Journalism

    Sports Journalism
    av Patrick S. Washburn

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496221223

    Patrick S. Washburn and Chris Lamb tell the full story of the past, the present, and to a degree, the future of American sports journalism. Sports Journalism chronicles how and why technology, religion, social movements, immigration, racism, sexism,…

  • Bold They Rise

    Bold They Rise
    av David Hitt

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803226487

    After the Apollo program put twelve men on the moon and safely brought them home, anything seemed possible. In this spirit, the team at NASA set about developing the Space Shuttle, arguably the most complex piece of machinery ever created. The world…

  • Some Problems of Philosophy

    Some Problems of Philosophy
    av William James

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803275874

    With the clarity that James deemed obligatory, Some Problems of Philosophy outlines his theory of perception. The early chapters expose the defects of intellectualism and monism and the advantages of empiricism and pluralism. The novelty that enters…