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Mesoamerican architecture as a cultural symbol.

Kowalski, Jeff K. (Ed.)

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In this collection, prominent scholars provide new interpretations and useful syntheses of many of the most significant Mesoamerican architectural traditions from the Preclassic to the Postclassic per..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780195079616 | 1999 | 416 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Reading Texts and Images. Essays on medieval and renaissance art and patronage in honour of Margaret M.Manion

106,59

This book is a collection of specially-commissioned art-historical essays on the theme of manuscript studies by some of the world's leading art historians and curators of manuscripts. The essays cover..

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UNIVERSITY OF EXETER PRESS | 9780859897136 | 2002 | 337 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Kings, currency and alliances. History and coinage of southern en gland in the ninth century

106,59

The ninth century was a period of upheaval in England. As the kingdoms of Mercia and Wessex vied for supremacy, and East Anglia and Kent sought to regain their independence, the arrival of the Vikings..

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BOYDELL & BREWER LTD | 9780851155982 | 1997 | 259 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The golden age of the irish art. The medieval achievement 600-1200

Harbison, Peter

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In the fields of manuscript illumination and luxury metalwork, Medieval Ireland led the world. This flowering of the arts had a religious context, with powerful Irish monasteries producing illuminated..

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THAMES AND HUDSON | 9780500019276 | 1999 | 368 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Pieter Bruegel. Parables of order and enterprise

Kavaler, Ethan Matt

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This title investigates the artist's depictions of folkloric themes and the visual structures that the artist used to maximize effective communication between painter and viewer. Arguing that Bruegel'..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521622677 | 1999 | 403 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Friendship in medieval Europe

Haseldine, Julian

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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

International monetary systems in historical perspective

Reis, Jaime (Ed.)

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PALGRAVE MACMILLAN | 9780333611357 | Tela | LIBRO

Ancient archives and archival tradition: concepts of record-keeping in the ancient world

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"This interdisciplinary study offers a systematic approach to ancient archival documents from the Near East, the Mycenean world, and classical Greece. The contributions aim to achieve a richer underst..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199252459 | 2003 | 362 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Hosiery and knitwear: four centuries of small-scale industry in Britain, c.1589-2000

Chapman, Stanley

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Hosiery and knitwear is familiar as a traditional British industry of small-scale family firms. Close study of success and failure in firms and industries reveals that much can be ascribed to the cult..

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780199255672 | 2002 | 328 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Columbia chronologies of asian history and culture

Bowman, John S. (Ed.)

106,65

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COLUMBIA UNIV. PRESS | 9780231110044 | 2000 | 751 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

La mar de arte/Art galore.

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GENERALITAT VALENCIANA | 9788448242022 | 2005 | 357 Pág. | Tela | castellano | LIBRO

Grain markets in Europe, 1500-1900 (Integration and deregulation)

Persson, Karl Gunnar

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Versión del poema de Homero que trata de conseguir que ésta épica no se lea al modo de una novela, sino que vuelva a sonar en medio del imperio de las letras, y que el lector actual reciba de la Il..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521650960 | Tela | LIBRO

Ancient China and its enemies : the rise of nomadic power in East Asian history

Di Cosmo, Nicola

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Relations between Inner Asian nomads and Chinese are a continuous theme throughout Chinese history, reaching particularly dramatic dimensions with the Mongol (1279-1368) and Manchu (1644-1912) conques..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521770644 | 2002 | 369 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

Soldiers, Writters and statesmen of the English revolution

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This is a collection of essays about major aspects of the "English Revolution" of the mid-seventeenth century. It examines how it was fought (soldiers), how it was defended and argued over (writers), ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521591201 | 1998 | 343 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

War land on the eastern front (Culture, national identity and german occupation in World War I)

Liulevicius, Vejas G.

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War Land on the Eastern Front is a study of a hidden legacy of World War I: the experience of German soldiers on the Eastern Front and the long-term effects of their encounter with Eastern Europe. It ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521661577 | 2000 | 309 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The new Cambridge history of India. European commercial pre-colonial I

Prakash, Om

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European traders first appeared in India at the end of the fifteenth century and established corporate enterprises in the region, such as the English and Dutch East India companies. This volume consid..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521257589 | 1998 | 377 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The kaiser's voters. Electors and elections in Imperial Germany

Sperber, Jonathan

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Although the German Empire of 1871-1918 was basically an authoritarian regime, its national elections were held under a democratic franchise and characterized by vigorous election campaigning and high..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521591386 | 1997 | 389 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Toleration in Enlightenment Europe

Grell, O./Porter, R. (Eds.)

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The Enlightenment is often seen as the great age of religious and intellectual toleration, and this volume is the first systematic pan-European survey of the theory, practice, and very real limits to ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521651967 | 2000 | 270 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Geography, science and national identity (Scotland since 1520)

Withers, Charles W.J.

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Scotland is viewed from the context of the relationship between geographical knowledge and national identity in this study. The author explores new perspectives on Empire, national characteristics and..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521642026 | 2001 | 310 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

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

Wood, Andy

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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

English merchants in seventeenth-century Italy

Pagano de Divitiis, Gigliola

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This book shows how England's conquest of Mediterranean trade proved to be the first step in building her future economic and commercial hegemony, and how Italy lay at the heart of that process.In her..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521580311 | 1997 | 202 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Royalty and diplomacy in Europe, 1890-1914

McLean, Roderick R.

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"This book examines the diplomatic role of royal families in the era before the outbreak of the First World War. It argues that previous historians have neglected for political reasons the important p..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521592000 | Tela | LIBRO

The beginnings of Mesoamerican civilization. Inter-regional interaction and the olmec

Rosenswing, Robert M.

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Mesoamerica is one of several cradles of civilisation in the world. In this book, Robert M. Rosenswig proposes that we understand Early Formative Mesoamerica as an archipelago of complex societies tha..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521111027 | 2010 | 374 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

State and nobility in early modern Germany. The knightly feud in Franc

Zmora, Hillay

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This book offers a new paradigm of the history of the German nobility in the early modern period. It shows that, contrary to the prevailing view, the nobility was not in a period of crisis that facili..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521561792 | 1997 | 232 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The solidarities of strangers.The English poor laws and the people, 17

Hollen Lees, Lynn

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The Solidarities of Strangers is a study of English policies toward the poor from the seventeenth century to the present that combines individual stories with official actions. Lynn Lees shows how cli..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521572613 | 1998 | 373 Pág. | Rústica | LIBRO

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

Wintle, Michael

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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

Crime, gender and social order in early modern england

Walker, Garthine

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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

The peasant cotton revolution in West Africa (Côte d'Ivoir, 1880-1995)

Bassett, Thomas J.

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521783132 | 2001 | 243 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The end of Empire and the making of Malaya

Harper, T.N.

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This is the first general social and political history of Malaya. Focusing on the years 1945 to 1957, the last years of British rule and the achievement of independence, it embraces a wealth of social..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521590402 | 1999 | 417 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

West indian slavery and british abolition, 1783-1807

Ryden, David Beck

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This book challenges conventional wisdom regarding the political and economic motivations behind the final decision to abolish the British slave trade in 1807. Recent historians believe that this firs..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521486590 | 2009 | 314 Pág. | Tela | inglés | LIBRO

From liberalism to Fascism. The right in a French province, 1928-1939

Passmore, Kevin

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The Croix de Feu and its successor the Parti social français stood at the center of the political conflict in the final years of the French Third Republic and were widely regarded as the counterpart ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521580182 | 1997 | 333 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Empire and elites after muslim conquest (The transformation of northern Mesopotamia)

Robinson, Chase F.

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The study of early Islamic history has flourished in recent years. Chase Robinson's book takes full account of the latest research, interweaving history and historiography to interpret the political, ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521781152 | 2000 | 206 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Church, censorship and culture in early modern Italy

Fragnito, Gigliola (Ed.)

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This book covers one of the most controversial subjects in Italian historiography, namely the success or failure of the Church's policy during the counter-Reformation to exert rigorous control not onl..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521661720 | 2001 | 246 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Byzantium's balkan frontier (A political study of the northern Balkans, 900-1204)

Stephenson, Paul

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This is a narrative political history of the northern Balkans in the period 900-1204. It treats the Balkans as the frontier of the Byzantine empire, and considers imperial relations with the peoples l..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521770170 | 2000 | 352 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

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

Kwass, Michael

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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

The New Cambridge History of India, IV-3. Caste, society and politics in India from the eigthennth century to modern age

Bayly, Susan

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The phenomenon of caste has probably aroused more controversy than any other aspect of Indian life. This volume explores the emergence of ideas and practices that gave rise to the so-called "caste-soc..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521264341 | 1999 | 421 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Britain and India nationalism. The imprint ambiguity 1929-1942

Low, D. A.

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On the eve of the fiftieth anniversary of Indian independence Anthony Low examines anew the distinctive character of perhaps the most momentous struggle of the twentieth century. He shows how the stru..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521550178 | 1997 | 358 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Transition of power.Britain's loss of global pre-eminence to...

McKercher, B.J.C.

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This book addresses one of the least understood issues in modern international history: how, between 1930 and 1945, Britain lost its global preeminence to the United States. The crucial years are 1930..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521440905 | 1999 | 403 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The other Prussia (Royal Prussia, Poland and liberty, 1569-1772)

Friedrich, Karin

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This book focuses on the history of Royal Prussia--the "other Prussia"--which was part of the Polish state from 1454 to 1793. It studies the complex relationship between Germans and Slavs in the Polis..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521583350 | 2000 | 280 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Radical artisans in England and France 1830-1870

Prothero, Iorwerth

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The focus of this unique comparative study is on political radicalism at its high point around the middle of the nineteenth century, but broad topics such as trade unionism, cooperation, socialism, an..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521582995 | Tela | LIBRO

The dance of síva. Religion, art and poetry in South India

Smith, David

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The Dance of Siva is a complete account of Siva's Dance of Bliss, which is based on a remarkable Sanskrit poem written by Umapati Sivacarya about 1300 AD. Siva is one of the two main gods of Hinduism...

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521482349 | Tela | LIBRO

Anglo-saxon gestures and the roman stage

Dodwell, C. R.

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This book is concerned with the pictorial language of gesture revealed in Anglo-Saxon art, and its debt to classical Rome. The late Reginald Dodwell, an eminent art historian, notes a striking similar..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521661881 | 1999 | 171 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

The early modern atlantic economy

McCusker, J./Morgan,K.(Eds.)

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This book throws new light on the interlocking commercial relationships of the Atlantic trading world during the centuries ending with the American and French Revolutions. Grouped under four themes..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521782494 | 2000 | 369 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Urban achievement in early modern Europe (Golden ages in Antwerp, Amsterdam and London)

O´Brien, Patrick (Ed.)

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This innovative work in comparative urban history explores why outstanding achievements in material and intellectual culture in early modern Europe tended to cluster in certain maritime cities. Patric..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521594080 | Tela | LIBRO

British consciousness and identity

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This collection makes a special contribution to the development of the "new British history"—which seeks to explore in a comparative framework the history of the national entities that constitute..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521433839 | 1998 | 354 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Colonisation and conquest in medieval Ireland. The english in Louth, 1170-1330

Smith, Brendan

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The history of English rule in Ireland stretches back to the twelfth century. This book examines the actions of the earliest English settlers in Ireland and asks a number of questions about the societ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521573207 | 1999 | 189 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

From mobilization to civil war. The politics of polirization in the spanish city of Gijón, 1900-1937

Radcliff, Pamela Beth

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This is a local study of the origins of the Spanish Civil War that explores, from the grass roots perspective of ordinary men and women, the polarization of Spanish society that was the prerequisite f..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521562133 | 1998 | 354 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

A cross of iron. Harry S. Truman and the origins of the national security state 1945-1954

Hogan, Michael J.

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A Cross of lron provides the fullest account yet of the national security state that emerged in the first decade of the Cold War. Michael J. Hogan traces the process of state?making through struggles ..

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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS | 9780521640442 | 1998 | 525 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

Archaeology and Folklore

Gazin-Schwartz, Amy / Holtorf , Cornelius J.

107,30

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ROUTLEDGE | 9780415201445 | LIBRO

War for the every day (Generals, knowledge, and warfare in early modern Europe, 1680-1740)

Lund, Erik A.

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A study of operational warfare in the Habsburg old regime, 1683-1740, which recreates everyday warfare and the lives of the generals conducting it, this book goes beyond the battlefield to examine the..

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ABC-CLIO/GREENWOOD | 9780313310416 | 1999 | 242 Pág. | Tela | LIBRO

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    La ley del más fuerte. Trampas e injusticias del comercio mundial

    Prieto, Alberto

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  • Hold-ups arnaques et trahisons

    Hold-ups arnaques et trahisons

    André , Antonin / Rissouli, Karim

    17,568,00

  • WeMadeThis. Spanish Postdigital Creation Culture

    WeMadeThis. Spanish Postdigital Creation Culture

    Ayuso, Héctor

    39,0010,00

  • Legislación sobre Medio Ambiente (Papel + e-book)

    Legislación sobre Medio Ambiente (Papel + e-book)

    Civitas, Departamento De Redacci

    45,5018,00

  • Global History. Interactions Between the Universal and the Local

    Global History. Interactions Between the Universal and the Local

    33,0010,00

  • Art Theory: A Very Short Introduction

    Art Theory: A Very Short Introduction

    Freeland, Cynthia

    13,545,00

  • Un fascisme roumain. Histoire de la Garde de fer

    Un fascisme roumain. Histoire de la Garde de fer

    Sandu, Traian

    26,9515,00

  • Periodismo de servicio

    Periodismo de servicio

    Diezhandino, María Pilar

    5,205,00

  • Vietnam

    Vietnam

    Rademacher , Nico / Drobeck , Anita

    14,965,00

  • The Rise of European Security Cooperation

    The Rise of European Security Cooperation

    Jones, Seth G.

    40,5010,00

  • Anglada-Camarasa. Desde el Simbolismo a la Abstracción

    Anglada-Camarasa. Desde el Simbolismo a la Abstracción

    Villalonga Cabeza, María

    48,0020,00

  • La joventut entre l'encant i el desencant

    La joventut entre l'encant i el desencant

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