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The Cambridge urban history of Britain, volume II: 1540-1840

Clark, Peter


The second volume of The Cambridge Urban History is the first comprehensive study of British towns and cities in the early modern period, and examines when, why, and how Britain became the first moder..

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The politics of ritual kingship (Confraternities and social order in early modern Italy)

Terpstra, Nicholas (Ed.)


Between the twelfth and the eighteenth centuries Italians frequently joined "confraternities" that made them symbolic brothers and sisters to one another. These kin groups launched extensive charitabl..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521621854 | 1999 | 317 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Town and country in Europe, 1300-1800

Epstein, S.R. (Ed.)


This book offers the first survey of relations between town and country across Europe between the Black Death and the Enlightenment. Thirteen specially commissioned chapters give comprehensive coverag..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521633413 | 2001 | 343 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Slavery and the demographic and economic history of Minas Gerais, Braz

Bergad, Laird W.


This book examines the demographic and economic history of slavery in Minas Gerais, the single largest slave-holding region in Brazil, from its settlement in the late seventeenth century until the abo..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521652667 | 1999 | 298 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Crime and mentalities in early modern England

Gaskill, Malcolm


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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521572750 | 2000 | 377 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The politics of information in early modern Europe

Dooley, B./Baron, S. (Eds.)


Recent research has revealed much about the origins and development of news publishing in each of its European settings. This book is the first to bring this research together in comprehensive survey...

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ROUTLEDGE | 9780415203104 | 2001 | 310 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Family dynasty, revolutionary society : the Cochins of Paris, 1750-1922

Winnie, Laurence H.


This study analyzes the family life and public careers of six generations of a notable Parisian family, the Cochins. Bourgeois merchants in the 17th and 18th centuries, the Cochins earned nobility thr..

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ABC-CLIO/GREENWOOD | 9780313313615 | 2002 | 247 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Valladolid au Siècle d'Or, 2 vols. (Une ville de Castille et sa campag

Bennassar, Bartolomé


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ÉDITIONS EHESS | 9782713212765 | Rústica | LIBRO

The Cambridge world history of food (2 vols)

Kiple, K./Ornelas, K.(Eds.)


An undertaking without parallel or precedent, this monumental, two-volume work encapsulates much of what is known of the history of food and nutrition throughout the span of human life on earth. It c..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521402163 | 2001 | 2153 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

An economic and social history of the Netherlands, 1800-1920 (Demographic, economic and social transition)

Wintle, Michael


This book provides a comprehensive account of Dutch history in the "long" nineteenth century. In this fascinating and instructive period the country saw extremely rapid population growth, awesome deat..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521782951 | 2000 | 397 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The politics of social conflict. The Peack Country, 1520-1770

Wood, Andy


El regreso de George Lucas a la dirección -después de más de veinte años de silencio, tras la mítica La guerra de las galaxias- es uno de los mayores acontecimientos cinematográficos de los últ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521561143 | 1999 | 354 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Crime, gender and social order in early modern england

Walker, Garthine


This is the first extended study of gender and crime in early modern England. It considers the ways in which criminal behaviour and perceptions of criminality were informed by ideas about gender and o..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521573566 | 2003 | 310 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Privilege and the politics of taxation in Eighteenth-century France (

Kwass, Michael


This book offers a lucid new interpretation of the Ancien Régime and the origins of the French Revolution. It examines what was arguably the most ambitious project of the eighteenth-century French mo..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521771498 | 2000 | 353 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

From slavery to freedom. Comparative studies in the rise and fall of atlantic slavery.

Grescher, Seymour


La existencia de importantes diferencias interterritoriales es un rasgo característico de la I+D en España; diferencias que constituyen, de hecho, una barrera tecnológica que contribuye a acentuar ..

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780333737484 | 1999 | 454 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Friendship in medieval Europe

Haseldine, Julian


Friendship in the Middle Ages carried a meaning far removed from the modern concept of a development of personal sympathies between individuals. It was cultivated formally and implied obligations and ..

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ALAN SUTTON PUBLISHING LIMITED | 9780750917209 | 1999 | 287 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Red Barcelona: social protest and labour mobilization in the Twentieth century


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ROUTLEDGE | 9780415279055 | 2002 | 258 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

A population history on North America

Haynes, M./Steckel, R.


Professors Haines and Steckel bring together leading scholars to present an expansive population history of North America from pre-Columbian times to the present. Covering the populations of Canada, t..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521496667 | 2000 | 736 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The moral world of the law

Coss, Peter


Guía práctica y cultural para recorrer -andando, en coche, a caballo o en bicicleta- los caminos del Cantar de Myó Çid.....

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521640596 | 2000 | 262 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Fashioning adultery: gender, sex and civility in England, 1660-1740

Turner, David M.


"This book provides the first major survey of representations of adultery in later seventeenth- and early eighteenth-century England. Bringing together a wide variety of literary and legal sources - i..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521792448 | 2002 | 236 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Kinship and capitalism (Marriage, family, and business in the english-speaking world, 1580-1740)

Grassby, Richard


This uncompromisingly empirical study reconstructs the public and private lives of urban business families during the period of England's emergence as a world economic power. Using a broad cross-secti..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521782036 | 2001 | 505 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

A slave's place, a master's world (Fashioning dependency in rural Brazil)

Naro, Nancy Priscilla


A Slave's Place, A Master's World, based on orginal field research, evaluates the transition from slave to free labor in rural Brazil, highlighting the ways in which slaves, free farmers, freedmen and..

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BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING | 9780826452955 | 2000 | 212 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Historia de las mujeres (Estuche: 4 vols.)


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EDICIONES CATEDRA, S.A. | 9788437623375 | LIBRO

Defeated flesh (Welfare, warfare and the making of modern France

Tahite, Bertrand


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Gendarmes and the state in nineteenth-century Europe

Emsley, Clive


The author presents a detailed account of the French Gendarmerie from the old regime up to the First World War, and looks at the reasons for how and why this model came to be exported across continent..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198207986 | 1999 | 288 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Every factory a fortress. The french labour mouvement in the age of F

Torigian, Michael


French trade unions played a historical role in the 1930s quite unlike that of any other labor movement. Against a backdrop of social unrest, parliamentary crisis, and impending world war, industrial ..

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LE LIVRE DE POCHE | 9780821412756 | 1999 | 260 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Economic life in the modern age (Ed. by N. Stehr & R. Grundmann)

Sombart, Werner


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TRANSACTION PUBLISHERS | 9780765800305 | 2001 | 328 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Adapting to capitalism (Working women in the english economy, 1700-185

Sharpe, Pamela


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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780333633915 | 1999 | 226 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Creating the florentine state (Peasants and rebelllion, 1348-1434)

Cohn, Samuel K. Jr.


This book takes a new approach to the political history of the Italian Renaissance. It examines the Florentine state from its mountainous periphery, where Florence met its most strenuous opposition to..

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Class, culture and social change. On the trail of the working class

Kirk, John


Class, Culture and Social Change: On the Trail of the Working Class challenges the notion of the 'death of the working class'. It does this by taking a broad historical and theoretical overview of th..

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MACMILLAN | 9780230549203 | 2007 | 240 Pág. | Tapa dura | inglés | LIBRO

Nationalism, labour and ethnicity 1870-1939

Berger,S./Smith, A. (Eds.)


This volume explores for the first time the complex interrelationships between labour, nationalist movements and ethnicity during the Age of Imperialism 1870-1939.. "Two of the most debated contempora..

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The people's bread (A history of the Anti-corn Law League)

Pickering, P./Tyrrell, A.


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LEICESTER UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780718502188 | 2000 | 304 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Rebellion, community and custom in early modern Germany

Schindler, Norbert


When this volume first appeared in German it inspired a whole generation of young scholars. Schindler recreates the lives of both the poor and excluded; the milieu of the burghers; and the rumbustuous..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521650106 | 2002 | 311 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

The demography of victorian England and Wales

Woods, Robert


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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521782548 | 2000 | 447 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Revolution and environment in southern France. Peasants, lords and murder in the Corbières, 1780-1830

McPhee, Peter


In the forty years after the Revolution of 1789, the peasants and former seigneurs of the isolated and arid region of the Corbieres, in southern Languedoc, fought a protracted battle over the conseque..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198207177 | 1999 | 272 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Betting on lives. The culture of life insurance in England, 1695-1775

Clatk, Geoffrey


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MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780719056758 | 1999 | 240 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Mediterranean urban culture, 1400-1700

Cowan, Alexander


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UNIVERSITY OF EXETER PRESS | 9780859895781 | 2000 | 277 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Striking a bargain (Work and industrial relations in England, 1815-65)

Jaffe, James A.


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MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780719049521 | 2000 | 273 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Capitalists in spite of themselves (Elite conflict and economic transi

Lachmann, Richard


Here, Lachmann offers a new explanation for the origins of nation-states and capitalist markets in early modern Europe. Comparing regions and cities within and across England, France, Italy, Spain, an..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780195075687 | 2000 | 314 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

1848: a european revolution? (International ideas and national memorie

Körner, Axel (Ed.)


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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780333749296 | 2000 | 232 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Different paths to modernity: a nordic and spanish perspective



Over the last 100 years, most European countries have experienced great, and in many cases similar changes. A general term for the phenomenon is 'modernisation', and in this anthology the authors pres..

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NORDIC ACADEMIC PRESS | 9789189116542 | 2005 | 368 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Myth and national identity in Nineteenth-century Britain (The legends

Barczewski, Stephanie L.


Scholars continue to find that fictional narratives provide rich insight into the historical development of a modern national consciousness. In nineteenth-century Britain, the legends of King Arthur a..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198207283 | 2000 | 274 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The bourgeois citizen in nineteenth-century France (Gender, sociability, and the uses of emulation)

Harrison, Carol E.


This book analyzes the process by which class society developed in post-revolutionary France. Carol E. Harrison addresses the construction of class and gender identities, and shows how the sociable in..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198207771 | 1999 | 268 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The collective and individual in Russia. A study of practices

Kharkhordin, Oleg


Oleg Kharkhordin has constructed a compelling, subtle, and complex genealogy of the Soviet, individual that is as much about Michel Foucault as it is about Russia. Examining the period from the Russia..

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UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS | 9780520216044 | 1999 | 406 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Religious belief and popular culture in Southwark, c.1880-1939

Williams, S.C.


This book considers the religious ideas, attitudes, and values of working people in the London Borough of Southwark between 1880 and 1939. It shows the persistence of folk beliefs usually assumed to h..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780198207696 | 1999 | 206 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

State-making and labour movements. France and the United States, 1876-1914

Friedman, Gerald


Economist Gerald Friedman, in an astute comparative study of the evolution of labor movements in the United States and France in the period 1876 to 1914, illuminates not only the distinctive turns to ..

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CORNELL UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780801423253 | 1998 | 317 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Steam laundries. Gender, technology, and work in the United States and Great Britain, 1880-1940

Mohun, Arwen P.


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JOHNS HOPKINS U.P. | 9780801860027 | Tela | LIBRO

Mobility and modernity. Migration in Germany, 1820-1989

Hochstadt, Steve


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UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN PRESS | 9780472109449 | 1999 | 331 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The renaissance man and his children. Childbirth and early childhood i

Hass, Louis


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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780333726556 | Rústica | LIBRO

Wealth and power in provincial Mexico (Michoacán from the late Colony to the Revolution)

Chowning, Margaret


This book focuses on the wealthy men and women of the state of Michoacan to develop strikingly original answers to important questions about Mexico's first century as a nation. With its unprecedented ..

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STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780804734288 | 1999 | 477 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Women and faith (Catholic religious life in Italy from late Antiquity

Scaraffia, L./Zarri, G.


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HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780674954786 | 1999 | 378 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO


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