Télécharger le livre :  A Brief History of the Mediterranean

A wonderfully concise and readable, yet comprehensive, history of the Mediterranean Sea, the perfect companion for any visitor -- or indeed, anyone compelled to stay at home.'The grand object of travelling is to see the shores of the Mediterranean.'Samuel Johnson,...
Editeur : Robinson
Parution : 2020-07-02

Format(s) : ePub
7,49
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Télécharger le livre :  A Brief History of Portugal

This is a comprehensive history of Portugal that covers the whole span, from the Stone Age to today. An introduction provides an understanding of geographical and climatic issues, before an examination of Portugal's prehistory and classical Portugal, from the Stone Age...
Editeur : Robinson
Parution : 2020-04-02

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  A Brief History of Spain

Despite being relatively brief, this very readable history covers environmental, political, social, economic, cultural and artistic elements, and is very open to regional variations and to the extent that the history of the peninsula and of its political groupings was...
Editeur : Robinson
Parution : 2019-03-14

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  A Brief History of Italy

'Jeremy Black skilfully sketches social, cultural and political trends' - Christina Hardyment, Times audiobook of the week'A remarkable mixture of cold history, wide culture and personal experience'Ciro Paoletti, Secretary General of the Italian Commission of Military...
Editeur : Robinson
Parution : 2018-07-05

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  War and the Cultural Turn

In this stimulating new text, renowned military historian Jeremy Black unpacks the concept of culture as a descriptive and analytical approach to the history of warfare. Black takes the reader through the limits and prospects of culture as a tool for analyzing war,...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2013-04-16

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
21,52
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Télécharger le livre :  War in the Nineteenth Century

This book provides an accessible and up-to-date account of the rich military history of the nineteenth century. It takes a fresh approach, making novel links with conflict and coercion, and moving away from teleological emphases. Naval developments and warfare are...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2013-04-16

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
23,74
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Télécharger le livre :  War in the Nineteenth Century

This book provides an accessible and up-to-date account of the rich military history of the nineteenth century. It takes a fresh approach, making novel links with conflict and coercion, and moving away from teleological emphases. Naval developments and warfare are...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2013-04-16
Collection : War and Conflict Through the Ages
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
22,68
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Télécharger le livre :  A Brief History of Slavery

A thought-provoking and important book that raises essential issues crucial not only for understanding our past but also the present day.In this panoramic history, Jeremy Black tells how slavery was first developed in the ancient world, and reaches all the way to the...
Editeur : Robinson
Parution : 2011-08-18
Collection : Brief Histories
Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  A Brief History of Britain 1851-2010

This fourth and final volume in the wonderfully concise Brief HIstory of Britain series begins with Queen Victoria opening the Great Exhibition in Hyde Park.This was high-water mark of British achievement - the nation at the forefront of the Industrial Revolution, at...
Editeur : Robinson
Parution : 2011-06-23
Collection : Brief Histories
Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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