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  • Francis Fukuyama and the End of History

    Francis Fukuyama and the End of History
    av Howard Williams

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783168767

    Fukuyama's concept of the End of History has been one of the most widely debated theories of international politics since the end of the Cold War. This book discusses Fukuyama's claim that liberal democracy alone is able to satisfy the human aspirat…

  • Stephen King and American Politics

    Stephen King and American Politics
    av Michael J. Blouin

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786836465

    From The Long Walk to The Outsider, Stephen King's output reflects the major political concerns of the previous fifty years. This book is the first sustained study of the complex ways in which King's texts speak to their unique political moments. By…

  • A History of Money

    A History of Money
    av Glyn Davies

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783163090

    A History of Money looks at how money as we know it developed through time. Starting with the barter system, the basic function of exchanging goods evolved into a monetary system based on coins made up of precious metals and, from the 1500s onwards,…

  • New Queer Horror Film and Television

    New Queer Horror Film and Television

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786836267

    This anthology comprises essays that study the form, aesthetics and representations of LGBTQ+ identities in an emerging sub-genre of film and television termed 'New Queer Horror'. This sub-genre designates horror crafted by directors/producers who i…

  • Videogames and Horror

    Videogames and Horror
    av Dawn Stobbart

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786834362

    Videogames are full of horrors - and of horror, a facet of the media that has been largely overlooked by the academic community in terms of lengthy studies in the fast-growing field of videogame scholarship. This book engages with the research of pr…

  • Rock Legends at Rockfield

    Rock Legends at Rockfield
    av Jeff Collins

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708320976

    This books looks at the hysterical behind-the-scene antics of rock icons at the world famous Rockfield Studios in Wales. "Rock Legends at Rockfield" features Motorhead, Black Sabbath, Robert Plant, Judas Priest, Rush, Queen, The Darkness, Ian Gillan…

  • Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury 1473-1541

    Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury 1473-1541
    av Hazel Pierce

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708321898

    Born in 1473, Margaret Pole was the daughter of George, duke of Clarence, niece of both Edward IV and Richard III, and the only woman, apart from Anne Boleyn, to hold a peerage title in her own right during the sixteenth century. She was restored by…

  • Ernest Gellner and Modernity

    Ernest Gellner and Modernity
    av Michael Lessnoff

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708316849

    Ernest Gellner (1925 - 1995) was one of the major thinkers of the twentieth century. He held major chairs in philosophy, sociology and social anthropology during his distinguished career and contributed to a wide range of political and philosophical…

  • Re-envisaging the First Age of Cinematic Horror, 1896-1934

    Re-envisaging the First Age of Cinematic Horror, 1896-1934
    av David Annwn Jones

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786833358

    This is a ground-breaking exploration that runs generally against the critical grain in identifying a burgeoning production of films of fear and horror before the admission of the horror film genre per se. It is a study that reveals and emphasises t…

  • Queer Others in Victorian Gothic

    Queer Others in Victorian Gothic
    av Ardel Haefele-Thomas

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708324653

    Queer Others in Victorian Gothic: Transgressing Monstrosity explores the intersections of Gothic, cultural, gender, queer, socio-economic and postcolonial theories in nineteenth-century British representations of sexuality, gender, class and race. F…

  • Queer Others in Victorian Gothic

    Queer Others in Victorian Gothic
    av Ardel Haefele-Thomas

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708324646

    Queer Others in Victorian Gothic: Transgressing Monstrosity explores the intersections of Gothic, cultural, gender, queer, socio-economic and postcolonial theories in nineteenth-century British representations of sexuality, gender, class and race. F…

  • Plants in Science Fiction

    Plants in Science Fiction

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786835598

    Plants have played key roles in science fiction novels, graphic novels and film. John Wyndham's triffids, Algernon Blackwood's willows and Han Kang's sprouting woman are just a few examples. Plants surround us, sustain us, pique our imaginations and…

  • David Jones

    David Jones
    av Christine Pagnoulle

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708309629

    Christine Pagnoulle's commentary provides a detailed study of eight among David Jones's more accessible poems: those pieces in fact which he reluctantly detached from his work-in-progress and released for publication between 1955 and his death in 19…

  • The Angry Summer

    The Angry Summer
    av Idris Davies, Anthony Conran, Idris Davies

    Pocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708310809

  • Our Mothers' Land: Chapters in Welsh Women's History, 1830-1939

    Our Mothers' Land: Chapters in Welsh Women's History, 1830-1939

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708311202

    Originally published in 1991, and made available once again in this new edition, Our Mothers' Landhad been a pioneering text in the then-nascent field of Welsh women's history. Ranging widely across both time and place, the book explores the many di…

  • Crime in Nineteenth-Century Wales

    Crime in Nineteenth-Century Wales
    av David J. V. Jones

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708311424

  • Sacred Place, Chosen People

    Sacred Place, Chosen People
    av Dorian Llywelyn

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708315194

    A thorough study of the relationship between the spirituality of the Welsh nation and a sense of nationhood, by means of an examination of Welsh religious and literary traditions from the 6th to the 20th century.

  • New Perspectives on Welsh Industrial History

    New Perspectives on Welsh Industrial History

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786835000

    This volume tells a story of Welsh industrial history different from the one traditionally dominated by the coal and iron communities of Victorian and Edwardian Wales. Extending the chronological scope from the early eighteenth- to the late twentiet…

  • Hanes Datblygiad Gwyddoniaeth

    Hanes Datblygiad Gwyddoniaeth
    av Rhiannon Davies

    Inbunden - 1949 - Welsh - ISBN: 9780708303849

  • Lewis Morris

    Lewis Morris
    av Alun R. Jones

    Häftad - 2004 - Welsh - ISBN: 9780708319222

    A biography of Lewis Morris, map-maker, duty collector and mineworks supervisor who was one of the foremost literary figures of 18th century Wales.

  • The Jews of Wales

    The Jews of Wales
    av Cai Parry-Jones

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786830937

    This study considers Welsh Jewry as a geographical whole and is the first to draw extensively on oral history sources, giving a voice back to the history of Welsh Jewry, which has long been a formal history of synagogue functionaries and institution…

  • The Jews of Wales

    The Jews of Wales
    av Cai Parry-Jones

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786830845

    This study considers Welsh Jewry as a geographical whole and is the first to draw extensively on oral history sources, giving a voice back to the history of Welsh Jewry, which has long been a formal history of synagogue functionaries and institution…

  • Welsh Recusant Writings

    Welsh Recusant Writings

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708315156

    A collection of writings from the time of Queen Elizabeth I and the Stuarts, by Catholics who refused to attend Protestant services. They discuss many aspects of Catholic devotions and dogma and give an illuminating insight into their lives and time…

  • LAND OF THE RED DRAGON

    LAND OF THE RED DRAGON

    Inbunden - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708307168

  • LAND OF THE RED DRAGON

    LAND OF THE RED DRAGON

    Inbunden - 1900 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780900768194

  • Semantics of the Welsh Verb

    Semantics of the Welsh Verb
    av James Fife

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708310960

  • Historic Architecture of Wales

    Historic Architecture of Wales
    av John B. Hilling

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708306260

  • J. R. Jones

    J. R. Jones
    av Dewi Phillips

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708313008

    J.R. Jones was a philosophical writer in English, a leader in the fight to sustain Welsh language and culture, and a troubler of theological waters. This biography explores the connections between his preoccupations with the identity of self, of a n…

  • Alexander Cordell

    Alexander Cordell
    av Mike Buckingham

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708314883

    Alexander Cordell was born into a military family in Ceylon and spent much of his youth in the Far East. He worked his way up through the ranks fo the British Army to become a major. To many, he must have seemed the quintessential Englishman, and ye…

  • Gendering the Crusades

    Gendering the Crusades
    av Susan B. Edington, Sarah Lambert, Susan B. Edington

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708317051

    This work provides an exploration of the issue of gender in relation to the crusades. It discusses a range of subjects, from the medieval construction of gender to the military participation of women in the crusades. It provides both readings of wel…

  • Solvency and Regulation of Banks

    Solvency and Regulation of Banks
    av Jack Revell

    Häftad - 1975 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708305874

  • A. G. Prys-Jones

    A. G. Prys-Jones
    av Don Dale-Jones

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708311509

  • Fiction in the Portuguese World

    Fiction in the Portuguese World

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708314555

    This collection of 14 essays provides a fascinating and wide-ranging survey of major writers of fiction from Portugal, Brazil and Lusophone Africa. The book brings together a substantial body of work on the Lusophone novel by scholars working in Gre…

  • Dylan Thomas's Swansea, Gower and Laugharne

    Dylan Thomas's Swansea, Gower and Laugharne
    av James A Davies

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783160037

    Although Dylan Thomas died in 1953, his work has never been out of print and his notorious life continues to fascinate. To mark the centenary of Thomas's birth, Dylan Thomas's Swansea, Gower and Laugharne is being reprinted. This popular publication…

  • G.T.Clark

    G.T.Clark

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708315002

    Written to coincide with the centenary of his death, this is a biography of G.T. Clark, who combined a successful career as an industrialist with pioneering contributions to medieval history and archaeology.

  • Crefydd a Chymdeithas

    Crefydd a Chymdeithas
    av John Gwynfor Jones

    Inbunden - 2007 - Welsh - ISBN: 9780708319505

    This title brings together in one volume 12 essays (many previously published in Welsh journals) relating to the growth of Protestantism in Wales, from its introduction in the sixteenth century to the Methodist revival two centuries later. Full cons…

  • The Arthur of the French

    The Arthur of the French
    av Glyn S. Burgess, Karen Pratt, Glyn S. Burgess

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708319642

    Analyses the production, dissemination and evolution of Arthurian material in French and Occitan from the 12th to the 15th century. Texts have been grouped together in order to encourage contributors to make cross-references, which reflect the inter…

  • Ann Griffiths

    Ann Griffiths
    av A. M. Allchin

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708309544

  • GUIDE TO DYFI VALLEY WAY

    GUIDE TO DYFI VALLEY WAY

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781900477000

  • Genetic and Population Studies in Wales

    Genetic and Population Studies in Wales

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708308677

  • Cinema and the Republic

    Cinema and the Republic
    av Jonathan Ervine

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708325964

    This book analyses contemporary French films by focussing closely on cinematic representations of immigrants and residents of suburban housing estates known as banlieues. It begins by examining how these groups are conceived of within France's Repub…

  • A Hundred Years of Fiction

    A Hundred Years of Fiction
    av Stephen Knight

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708318461

    A Hundred Years of Fiction is the first in-depth exploration and analysis of the Anglophone fiction of Wales in the twentieth century. It covers the major periods, genres and authors, from Allen Raine to Christopher Meredith. Stephen Knight consider…

  • The Social Life of the Early Modern Protestant Clergy

    The Social Life of the Early Modern Protestant Clergy

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786837141

    The Social Life of the Early Modern Protestant Clergy provides unexpected new insights on the lives of the early modern English and Swedish clergy through case studies and broader surveys. Rosamunde Oates demonstrates how the first generations of cl…

  • The March of Wales, 1067-1300

    The March of Wales, 1067-1300
    av Max Lieberman

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708321164

    By 1300, a region often referred to as the March of Wales had been created between England and the Principality of Wales. This March consisted of some forty castle-centred lordships extending along the Anglo-Welsh border and also across southern Wal…

  • The March of Wales, 1067-1300

    The March of Wales, 1067-1300
    av Max Lieberman

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708321157

    By 1300, a Marcher region had been created between England and Wales, consisting of about forty castle-centered lordships extending along the Anglo-Welsh border and also across southern Wales. The March of Wales thus formed a highly distinctive part…

  • Siwan a Cherddi Eraill

    Siwan a Cherddi Eraill
    av Saunders Lewis

    Häftad - 1995 - Welsh - ISBN: 9780715403167

  • A Survey of the Duchy of Lancaster Lordships in Wales, 1609-13

    A Survey of the Duchy of Lancaster Lordships in Wales, 1609-13

    Inbunden - 1953 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708301173

  • Patriarchs and Parasites

    Patriarchs and Parasites
    av David W. Howell

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708309292

    The 18th century was the high noon of the gentry's influence and power, and this study is the first to investigate the fortunes and character of the ruling class of this particular isolated corner of Britain during their golden age.

  • A Radical Hegelian

    A Radical Hegelian
    av David Boucher

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708312070

    In the last decade there has been a growing interest in Victorian and Edwardian philosophical thought and in the relation between idealism and liberalism in the same period. This book is an attempt to reconstruct the thoughts of one Edwardian Welsh…

  • The Span of the Cross

    The Span of the Cross
    av Densil D. Morgan

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708323977

    This is the first full-length history of 20th-century Christianity in Wales. Beginning with a description of religion and its place in society in 1914, it assesses the effect which the Great War made on people's spiritual convictions and on religiou…

  • Road to the National Assembly for Wales

    Road to the National Assembly for Wales

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708314838

    A detailed examination of the course of devolution from 1979 to the Act of setting up the Welsh Assembly. The text should appeal not only to those with an interest in Wales, but also academics, students and politicians with an interest in the modern…

  • Road to the National Assembly for Wales

    Road to the National Assembly for Wales

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708314920

    A detailed examination of the course of devolution from 1979 to the Act of setting up the Welsh Assembly. The text should appeal not only to those with an interest in Wales, but also academics, students and politicians with an interest in the modern…

  • Monastic Life in the Medieval British Isles

    Monastic Life in the Medieval British Isles

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786833228

    This book celebrates the work and contribution of Professor Janet Burton to medieval monastic studies in Britain. Burton has fundamentally changed approaches to the study of religious foundations in regional contexts (Yorkshire and Wales), placing i…

  • Monastic Life in the Medieval British Isles

    Monastic Life in the Medieval British Isles

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786833181

    This book celebrates the work and contribution of Professor Janet Burton to medieval monastic studies in Britain. Burton has fundamentally changed approaches to the study of religious foundations in regional contexts (Yorkshire and Wales), placing i…

  • A Social History of the Cinema in Wales, 1918-1951

    A Social History of the Cinema in Wales, 1918-1951
    av Peter Miskell

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708318782

    "A Social History of the Cinema in Wales" offers a perspective on the place of cinema in Welsh popular culture. The 'golden age' of cinema entertainment is now half a century behind us, yet it continues to linger in popular memory.

  • A History of Wales 1906-2000

    A History of Wales 1906-2000
    av D. Gareth Evans

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708315941

    This text aims to cover four main area of change during the 20th century: the political scene, social changes, economic developments and culture and educational features.