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Agar, Jon - Science in the 20th Century and Beyond, e-bok

Science in the 20th Century and Beyond

Agar, Jon

Från 23,75€

A compelling history of science from 1900 to the present day, this is the first book to survey modern developments in science during a century of unprecedented change, conflict and uncertainty. The scope is global.
Science's claim to access universal truths about the natural world made

Sussman, Charlotte - Eighteenth Century English Literature, e-bok

Eighteenth Century English Literature

Sussman, Charlotte

81,75€

This engaging book introduces new readers of eighteenth-century texts to some of the major works, authors, and debates of a key period of literary history. Rather than simply providing a chronological survey of the era, this book analyzes the impact of significant cultural developments on

Wrigley, Chris - A Companion to Early Twentieth-Century Britain, e-bok

A Companion to Early Twentieth-Century Britain

Wrigley, Chris

37,20€

This Companion brings together 32 new essays by leading historians to provide a reassessment of British history in the early twentieth century. The contributors present lucid introductions to the literature and debates on major aspects of the political, social and economic history of Britain

Emsley, Clive - Gendarmes and The State in Nineteenth-Century Europe, e-bok

Gendarmes and The State in Nineteenth-Century Europe

Emsley, Clive

115,50€

The history of police and policing have been the subject of much interest and research in recent years, but this book provides the first serious academic exploration of the origins and development of the role of soldier-policemen: the gendarmeries of nineteenth-century Europe. The author

Hibbitt, Richard - Other Capitals of the Nineteenth Century, e-bok

Other Capitals of the Nineteenth Century

Hibbitt, Richard

109,10€

Table of contents
1. Introduction: Other Capitals of the Nineteenth Century
Richard Hibbitt
Part I. Beyond Paris
2. Local-Colour Literature and Cultural Nations
Josephine Donovan
3. They Fluttered like Moths: Exile and Cosmopolitanism in the Work of Germaine de Staël and Georg Brandes
Lynn R. Wilkinson
4.