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  • Empires in World History

    Empires in World History
    av Jane Burbank

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691152363

    Empires--vast states of territories and peoples united by force and ambition--have dominated the political landscape for more than two millennia. Empires in World History departs from conventional European and nation-centered perspectives to take a…

  • The Story of War: Church and Propaganda in France and Sweden 1610-1710

    The Story of War: Church and Propaganda in France and Sweden 1610-1710
    av Anna Maria Forssberg

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789188168665

    Investigates how war events were communicated to the inhabitants of France and Sweden in the seventeenth century by the Church, and especially through days of thanksgiving (called Te Deum in France).

  • From Colony to Superpower

    From Colony to Superpower
    av George C. Herring

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199765539

    A finalist for the 2008 National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, this prize-winning and critically acclaimed history uses foreign relations as the lens through which to tell the story of America's dramatic rise from thirteen disparate colo…

  • From Colony to Superpower

    From Colony to Superpower
    av George C. Herring
    (1 recension)

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195078220

    The Oxford History of the United States is the most respected multi-volume history of our nation in print. The series includes three Pulitzer Prize-winners, a New York Times bestseller, and winners of prestigious Bancroft and Parkman Prizes. From Co…

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780451528810

    Three early American statesmen defend the political principles and ideologies set forth in the Constitution of the United States, in a new edition of the classic, which is accompanied by a selected bibliography, historical glossary, new introduction…

  • The Wealth of Nations

    The Wealth of Nations
    av Adam Smith

    Storpocket - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140432084

    Originally delivered in the form of lectures at Glasgow, Adam Smith's The Wealth of Nations Books I-III laid the foundations of economic theory in general and 'classical' economics in particular, and this Penguin Classics edition is edited with an i…

  • Plague in the Early Modern World

    Plague in the Early Modern World

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138362499

    Plague in the Early Modern World presents a broad range of primary source materials from Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, China, India, and North America that explore the nature and impact of plague and disease in the early modern world. Durin…

  • Plague in the Early Modern World

    Plague in the Early Modern World

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138362482

    Plague in the Early Modern World presents a broad range of primary source materials from Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, China, India, and North America that explore the nature and impact of plague and disease in the early modern world. Durin…

  • The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor

    The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor
    av David S. Landes

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393318883

    The Wealth and Poverty of Nations is David S. Landes's acclaimed, best-selling exploration of one of the most contentious and hotly debated questions of our time: Why do some nations achieve economic success while others remain mired in poverty? The…

  • The Scientific Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

    The Scientific Revolution: A Very Short Introduction
    av Lawrence M. Principe

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199567416

    The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries witnessed such fervent investigations of the natural world that the period has been called the 'Scientific Revolution.' New ideas and discoveries not only redefined what human beings believed, knew, and could…

  • A History of Modern Europe

    A History of Modern Europe
    av John Merriman

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393934335

    Available in both one-volume and two-volume paperback editions, A History of Modern Europe presents a panoramic survey of modern Europe from the Renaissance to the present day. A single author lends a unified approach and consistent style throughout…

  • Medici

    Medici
    av Göran Hägg

    e-bok - 2014 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789113060118

    Bankirerna Giovanni och Cosimo de Medici, far och son, spekulerade sig i början av 1400-talet till världens då största förmögenhet genom att med fiffiga metoder förvalta påvens inkomster och vävarnas betalningar. Släkten regerade snart Florens bakom…

  • Western Europe's Democratic Age: 1945--1968

    Western Europe's Democratic Age: 1945--1968
    av Martin Conway

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691203485

    A major new history of how democracy became the dominant political force in Europe in the second half of the twentieth century What happened in the years following World War II to create a democratic revolution in the western half of Europe? In West…

  • Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere

    Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere
    av Jurgen Habermas

    Pocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745610771

    In this work, Habermas retraces the emergence and development of the bourgeois public sphere, focusing on Europe in the early modern period. He examines the writing of political theorists and the specific institutions and social forms in which the p…

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486496368

    An excellent reference for anyone who wants a better understanding of the Constitution, this compilation of eighty-five articles explains and defends the ideals behind the highest form of law in the United States. The essays were written and publish…

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934941522

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781596052475

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604592665

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604592672

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781596052666

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781528705561

    Classic Books Library presents this brand new edition of "The Federalist Papers," a collection of separate essays and articles compiled in 1788 by Alexander Hamilton. Following the United States Declaration of Independence in 1776, the governing doc…

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192805928

    'A nation without a national government is an awful spectacle.'In the winter of 1787-8 a series of eighty-five essays appeared in the New York press; the purpose of the essays was to persuade the citizens of New York State to ratify the Constitution…

  • The Federalist Papers

    The Federalist Papers
    av Alexander Hamilton

    Storpocket - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140444957

    Written at a time when furious arguments were raging about the best way to govern America, The Federalist Papers had the immediate pratical aim of persuading New Yorkers to accept the newly drafted Constitution in 1787. In this they were supremely s…

  • The Lion from the North

    The Lion from the North
    av Michael Fredholm von Essen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628576

    The book describes and analyses the early modern Swedish army, with a particular emphasis on the reforms introduced by King Gustavus Adolphus before and during the Thirty Years War. Furthermore, the book expands our understanding of the Swedish army…

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141018904

    Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enrich…

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781945644122

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781945186325

    Packaged in handsome, affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential works. From the musings of famed scholars such as Plato in Republic to the striking personal narrative of Harriet Jacobs in Incidents in the Life of a…

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781640320246

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781551115719

    When Common Sense was published in January 1776, it sold, by some estimates, a stunning 150,000 copies in the colonies. What exactly made this pamphlet so appealing? This is a question not only about the state of mind of Paine's audience, but also a…

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674051164

    "In Common Sense a writer found his moment to change the world," Alan Taylor writes in his introduction. When Paine's attack on the British mixed constitution of kings, lords, and commons was published in January 1776, fighting had already erupted b…

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781640320277

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781947844247

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781397992

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062695529

    A special gift edition of one of the most important and influential documents in our nation's history-featured in Lin-Manuel Miranda's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning Hamilton: An American Musical-stylishly packaged for twenty-first-century re…

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781434101655

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781515437369

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781434101914

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783842436572

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781936594214

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604591316

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419113680

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781434102065

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783842452978

  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781406782325

  • America's Revolutionary Mind

    America's Revolutionary Mind
    av C. Bradley Thompson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641770668

    America's Revolutionary Mind is the first major reinterpretation of the American Revolution since the publication of Bernard Bailyn's The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution and Gordon S. Wood's The Creation of the American Republic. The…

  • Warfare at Sea, 1500-1650

    Warfare at Sea, 1500-1650
    av Jan Glete

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415214551

    Warfare at Sea, 1500-1650 is the first truly international study of warfare at sea in this period. Commencing in the late fifteenth century with the introduction of gunpowder in naval warfare and the rapid transformation of maritime trade, Warfare…

  • Warfare at Sea, 1500-1650

    Warfare at Sea, 1500-1650
    av Jan Glete

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415214544

    Warfare at Sea, 1500-1650 is the first truly international study of warfare at sea in this period. Commencing in the late fifteenth century with the introduction of gunpowder in naval warfare and the rapid transformation of maritime trade, Warfare…

  • The Malleus Maleficarum

    The Malleus Maleficarum

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719064432

    The Malleus Maleficarum is one of the best-known treatises dealing with the problem of what to do with witches. It was written in 1487 by a Dominican inquisitor, Heinrich Institoris, following his failure to prosecute a number of women for witchcraf…

  • The Fall of Carthage

    The Fall of Carthage
    av Adrian Goldsworthy

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780304366422

    The greatest conflict of antiquity, the struggle for supremacy between Rome and Carthage. The struggle between Rome and Carthage in the Punic Wars was arguably the greatest and most desperate conflict of antiquity. The forces involved and the casual…

  • The Ottoman Empire, 1700-1922

    The Ottoman Empire, 1700-1922
    av Donald Quataert

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521547826

    The Ottoman Empire was one of the most important non-Western states to survive from medieval to modern times, and played a vital role in European and global history. It continues to affect the peoples of the Middle East, the Balkans and central and…

  • The Ottoman Empire, 1700-1922

    The Ottoman Empire, 1700-1922
    av Donald Quataert

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521839105

    The Ottoman Empire was one of the most important non-Western states to survive from medieval to modern times, and played a vital role in European and global history. It continues to affect the peoples of the Middle East, the Balkans and central and…

  • Culloden

    Culloden
    av John Prebble

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780712668200

    The detail for the story told in Culloden has come from regimental Order Books and manuals, from contemporary newspapers and magazines, from the letters and memoirs of soldiers and officers, eye-witness accounts of atrocity and persecution, and the…

  • John Adams

    John Adams
    av David McCullough

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780743223133

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning, bestselling biography of America's founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough. In this powerful, epic biography, David McCul…

  • John Adams

    John Adams
    av David McCullough

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780684813639

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning, bestselling biography of America's founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough. In this powerful, epic biography, David McCul…

  • Female Husbands

    Female Husbands
    av Jen Manion

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108483803

    Long before people identified as transgender or lesbian, there were female husbands and the women who loved them. Female husbands - people assigned female who transed gender, lived as men, and married women - were true queer pioneers. Moving deftly…

  • The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy

    The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy
    av Peter H. Wilson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674062313

    A deadly continental struggle, the Thirty Years War devastated seventeenth-century Europe, killing nearly a quarter of all Germans and laying waste to towns and countryside alike. Peter Wilson offers the first new history in a generation of a horrif…

  • The Pursuit of Glory

    The Pursuit of Glory
    av Tim Blanning

    Storpocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140166675

    'The Penguin History of Europe series ... is one of contemporary publishing's great projects' New StatesmanThe Pursuit of Glory brings to life one of the most extraordinary periods in European history - from the battered, introvert continent after t…

  • England in the Age of Shakespeare

    England in the Age of Shakespeare
    av Jeremy Black

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780253042309

    How did it feel to hear Macbeth's witches chant of "double, double toil and trouble" at a time when magic and witchcraft were as real as anything science had to offer? How were justice and forgiveness understood by the audience who first watched Kin…

  • England in the Age of Shakespeare

    England in the Age of Shakespeare
    av Jeremy Black

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780253042316

    How did it feel to hear Macbeth's witches chant of "double, double toil and trouble" at a time when magic and witchcraft were as real as anything science had to offer? How were justice and forgiveness understood by the audience who first watched Kin…

  • Chronicles

    Chronicles
    av Jean Froissart

    Storpocket - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140442007

    The Chronicles of Froissart (1337-1410) are one of the greatest contemporary records of fourteenth-century England and France. Depicting the great age of Anglo-French rivalry from the deposition of Edward II to the downfall of Richard II, Froissart…

  • American Elegy

    American Elegy
    av Max Cavitch

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816648931

    The most widely practiced and read form of verse in America, "elegies are poems about being left behind," writes Max Cavitch. American Elegy is the history of a diverse people's poetic experience of mourning and of mortality's profound challenge to…

  • American Elegy

    American Elegy
    av Max Cavitch

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816648924

    The most widely practiced and read form of verse in America, "elegies are poems about being left behind," writes Max Cavitch. American Elegy is the history of a diverse people's poetic experience of mourning and of mortality's profound challenge to…

  • Die Habsburgermonarchie und der Dreissigjahrige Krieg

    Die Habsburgermonarchie und der Dreissigjahrige Krieg

    Inbunden - 2019 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783205209515

    Die Habsburgermonarchie bleibt in Uberblicksdarstellungen zum Dreissigjahrigen Krieg meist eher am Rande der Darstellung - lediglich am Beginn und gegen Ende des Kriegs gerat sie prominenter in den Blick. Der Band gibt einleitend einen Uberblick zu…

  • States and Citizens

    States and Citizens

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521539265

    The imminent demise of the nation-state in the face of global capitalism and supra-national agencies like the United Nations has often been predicted, yet in practice the death of the state seems unimaginable: indeed terrorist activity and corporate…

  • States and Citizens

    States and Citizens

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521831567

    The imminent demise of the nation-state in the face of global capitalism and supra-national agencies like the United Nations has often been predicted, yet in practice the death of the state seems unimaginable: indeed terrorist activity and corporate…

  • Hubbub

    Hubbub
    av Emily Cockayne

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300137569

    A not-for-the-squeamish journey back through the centuries to urban England, where the streets are crowded, noisy, filthy, and reeking of smoke and decay Modern city-dwellers suffer their share of unpleasant experiences-traffic jams, noisy neighbors…

  • Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy

    Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
    av Jacob Burkhardt

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617206047

  • Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy

    Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
    av Jacob Burkhardt

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781515428602

  • A Short History of Scotland

    A Short History of Scotland
    av Andrew Lang

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781596051737

    This 1911 work, by one of the best-known newspapermen and writers of the day, is a lyrical and engrossing account of the peoples and places of the northern reaches of the Sceptered Isle, from its Celtic and Pictish tribal origins, through t With a s…

  • A Short History of Scotland

    A Short History of Scotland
    av Andrew Lang

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781103456024

  • A Short History of Scotland

    A Short History of Scotland
    av Andrew Lang

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781103456017

  • A Short History of Scotland

    A Short History of Scotland
    av Andrew Lang

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781443210133

  • Vom Frieden Im Dreißigjährigen Krieg: Nicolaus Schaffshausens de Pace Und Der Positive Frieden in Der Politiktheorie

    Vom Frieden Im Dreißigjährigen Krieg: Nicolaus Schaffshausens de Pace Und Der Positive Frieden in Der Politiktheorie
    av Volker Arnke

    Inbunden - 2018 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783110580624

    In der Politiktheorie zur Zeit des Drei igj hrigen Krieges dominierte ein negatives Friedensverst ndnis. Krieg pr gte die prominenten Werke wie etwa Hugo Grotius' De iure belli ac pacis. Dass es aber auch Schriften gab, die den Frieden aktiv fokussi…

  • Locke: Two Treatises of Government Student edition

    Locke: Two Treatises of Government Student edition
    av John Locke

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521357302

    This is the revised version of Peter Laslett’s acclaimed edition of Two Treatises of Government, which is widely recognised as one of the classic pieces of recent scholarship in the history of ideas, read and used by students of political theo…

  • En Garde!

    En Garde!
    av Craig Woodfield

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472810748

    En Garde! is a small-scale skirmish game based on the successful Ronin rules, in which small groups of warriors fight each other for honour or riches. Rather than just rolling a few dice, the rules allow players to make tactical decisions about how…

  • Art and Commerce in the Dutch Golden Age

    Art and Commerce in the Dutch Golden Age
    av Michael North

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300081312

    During the seventeenth century, the Netherlands-a small country with just two million inhabitants and virtually no natural resources-enjoyed a "Golden Age" of economic success, world power, and tremendous artistic output. In this book Michael North…

  • John Adams

    John Adams
    av John Ferling

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195398663

    John Ferling has nearly forty years of experience as a historian of early America. The author of acclaimed histories such as A Leap into the Dark and Almost a Miracle, he has appeared on many TV and film documentaries on this pivotal period of our h…

  • The Danish Revolution, 1500-1800

    The Danish Revolution, 1500-1800
    av Thorkild Kjaergaard

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521030434

    This book tells the story of a fertile European country that, as a result of over population and military armament, over exploited its fields and forests in a non-sustainable fashion. By the eighteenth century Denmark, along with other European coun…

  • The Danish Revolution, 1500-1800

    The Danish Revolution, 1500-1800
    av Thorkild Kjaergaard

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521442671

    This book tells the story of a fertile European country that, as a result of over-population and military armament, over-exploited its fields and forests in a non-sustainable fashion. By the eighteenth century Denmark, along with other European coun…

  • A Short History of the Renaissance in Northern Europe

    A Short History of the Renaissance in Northern Europe
    av Malcolm Vale

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780763859

    The concept of a Northern European 'Renaissance' in the arts, in thought, and in more general culture north of the Alps often evokes the idea of a cultural transplant which was not indigenous to, or rooted in, the society from which it emerged. Clas…

  • A Short History of the Renaissance in Northern Europe

    A Short History of the Renaissance in Northern Europe
    av Malcolm Vale

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780763842

    The concept of a 'Renaissance' in the arts, in thought, and in more general culture North of the Alps often evokes the idea of a cultural transplant which was not indigenous to, or rooted in, the society from which it emerged. Classic definitions of…

  • The Court Society

    The Court Society
    av Norbert Elias

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781904558408

    This classic study of the life of the nobility at the royal court of France, especially under Louis XIV, has long been out of print. Recognised by historians as the benchmark for studies of early modern courts, which were an important but long negle…

  • The Autobiography

    The Autobiography
    av Benjamin Franklin

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486290737

    Blessed with enormous talents and the energy and ambition to go with them, Franklin was a statesman, author, inventor, printer, and scientist. He helped draft the Declaration of Independence and later was involved in negotiating the peace treaty wit…

  • The Origin of Capitalism

    The Origin of Capitalism
    av Ellen Meiksins Wood

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786630681

    In this original and provocative book Ellen Meiksins Wood reminds us that capitalism is not a natural and inevitable consequence of human nature, nor is it simply an extension of age-old practices of trade and commerce. Rather, it is a late and loca…

  • White Innocence

    White Innocence
    av Gloria Wekker

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822360759

    In White Innocence Gloria Wekker explores a central paradox of Dutch culture: the passionate denial of racial discrimination and colonial violence coexisting alongside aggressive racism and xenophobia. Accessing a cultural archive built over 400 yea…

  • White Innocence

    White Innocence
    av Gloria Wekker

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822360599

    In White Innocence Gloria Wekker explores a central paradox of Dutch culture: the passionate denial of racial discrimination and colonial violence coexisting alongside aggressive racism and xenophobia. Accessing a cultural archive built over 400 yea…

  • How the Old World Ended

    How the Old World Ended
    av Jonathan Scott

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300243598

    A magisterial account of how the cultural and maritime relationships between the British, Dutch and American territories changed the existing world order - and made the Industrial Revolution possible Between 1500 and 1800, the North Sea region over…

  • An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

    An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
    av Adam Smith

    Häftad - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226763743

    Adam Smith's The Wealth of Nations was recognized as a landmark of human thought upon its publication in 1776. As the first scientific argument for the principles of political economy, it is the point of departure for all subsequent economic thought…

  • Small Towns in Early Modern Europe

    Small Towns in Early Modern Europe

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521893749

    Despite the great wave of publications on European cities and towns in the pre-industrial period, little has been written about the thousands of small towns which played a key role in the economic, social and cultural life of early modern Europe. Th…

  • Small Towns in Early Modern Europe

    Small Towns in Early Modern Europe

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521464635

    Despite the great wave of publications on European cities and towns in the pre-industrial period, little has been written about the thousands of small towns which played a key role in the economic, social and cultural life of early modern Europe. Th…

  • Shipbuilders of the Venetian Arsenal

    Shipbuilders of the Venetian Arsenal
    av Robert C. Davis

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801886256

    The master ship builders of seventeenth-century Venice formed part of what was arguably the greatest manufacturing complex in early modern Europe. As many as three thousand masters, apprentices, and laborers regularly worked in the city's enormous s…

  • Popular Culture in Early Modern Europe

    Popular Culture in Early Modern Europe
    av Peter Burke

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780754665076

    The concept of cultural history has in the last few decades come to the fore of historical research into early modern Europe. Due in no small part to the pioneering work of Peter Burke, the tools of the cultural historian are now routinely brought t…

  • Founding Fathers: The Essential Guide to the Men Who Made America

    Founding Fathers: The Essential Guide to the Men Who Made America

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780470117927

    An authoritative, accessible guide to the figures who shaped a nation How did upstart colonists solidify the ideas celebrated in the Declaration of Independence and defeat the powerful British army? How did thinkers from disparate backgrounds shape…