Télécharger le livre :  Decolonization, Sovereignty, and Peacekeeping

This book analyses three major themes: decolonization, sovereignty, and peacekeeping. Their interaction during the national liberation struggle during the Cold War, culminating in the 1956 Suez War, addresses the principle of national sovereignty after World War II in...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-09-29

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Burning the Books: RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK

A TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020'Burning the Books is fascinating, thought-provoking and very timely. No one should keep quiet about this library history' IAN HISLOPOpening with the notorious bonfires of 'un-German' and Jewish literature in 1933 that offered such a clear...
Editeur : John Murray
Parution : 2020-09-03

Format(s) : ePub
13,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Decolonising and Internationalising Geography

International scholarship is increasingly aware that the ‘geographical tradition’ is a contentious and contested field: while critical reflections on the imperial past of the discipline are still ongoing, new tendencies including de-colonial studies and geographies of...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-07-30
Collection : Historical Geography and Geosciences
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
137,14
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Télécharger le livre :  Making Sense of Health, Disease, and the Environment in Cross-Cultural History: The Arabic-Islamic World, China, Europe, and North America

This book has been defined around three important issues: the first sheds light on how people, in various philosophical, religious, and political contexts, understand the natural environment, and how the relationship between the environment and the body is perceived;...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-01-01
Collection : Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  A Brief History of the Cold War

The Cold War was an undeclared war, fought silently and carefully between ideological opponents armed with the most fearsome weapons mankind has ever seen. Hughes-Wilson takes a cool look at this war, from the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 to the collapse of the Berlin...
Editeur : Robinson
Parution : 2019-10-31
Collection : Brief Histories
Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Book of Unexplained Mysteries

How were the hunter-gatherers of Göbekli Tepe able to build a series of stunning stone monuments six thousand years before Stonehenge?Was the so-called 'Wow!' Signal a radio transmission from deep space, or the ambient resonating frequency of a passing comet?What...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2019-10-17

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Historians on Leadership and Strategy

This book examines the well-covered subject of leadership from a unique perspective: history's vast catalogue of leadership successes and failures. Through a collection of highly compelling case studies spanning two millennia, it looks beyond the classic leadership...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-10-01

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
52,74
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Télécharger le livre :  Voices of History

A new, updated edition including new speeches from Queen Elizabeth II and John Boyega in the year 2020.This collection of extraordinary speeches ranges from ancient times to the twenty-first century. Some are heroic and inspiring; some diabolical and atrocious; some are...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2019-10-01

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  More Noble Than War

By turns tragic and hopeful, the history of Israel and Palestine through the lens of the world's most popular sport.Football has never been shy of politics. This is especially true for Israel and Palestine. A sport introduced by Victorian churchmen swiftly became a...
Editeur : Constable
Parution : 2019-08-29

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  A Big History of Globalization

This book presents the history of globalization as a network-based story in the context of Big History. Departing from the traditional historic discourse, in which communities, cities, and states serve as the main units of analysis, the authors instead trace the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-04-12
Collection : World-Systems Evolution and Global Futures
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
89,66
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