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On the Edge of Eternity: The Antiquity of the Earth in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

£22.99

Ivano Dal Prete

9780190678890
Hardback
14 November 2022

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The Oxford History of the Reformation

£12.99

Peter Marshall

9780192895264
Paperback
01 September 2022

Oxford Histories

The Oxford History of the Reformation is the story of one of the truly epochal events in world history, and how it helped create the world we live in today

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The Velizh Affair: Blood Libel in a Russian Town

£16.99

Eugene M. Avrutin

9780197645338
Paperback
12 July 2022

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Without the Banya We Would Perish: A History of the Russian Bathhouse

£18.99

Ethan Pollock

9780197651674
Paperback
08 July 2022

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Today Sardines Are Not for Sale: A Street Protest in Occupied Paris

£14.99

Paula Schwartz

9780197648292
Paperback
07 July 2022

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The Society of Prisoners: Anglo-French Wars and Incarceration in the Eighteenth Century

£24.99

Renaud Morieux

9780192868039
Paperback
01 July 2022

The Past and Present Book Series

Very little has been written of the history of prisoners of war before the twentieth century, and Renaud Morieux seeks to correct this in this new history of war captivity in the eighteenth century, mining archives in Britain and France to take a fresh look at international relations through the histories of prisoners and host communities.

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Flowers Through Concrete: Explorations in Soviet Hippieland

£22.99

Juliane Fürst

9780192866066
Paperback
27 June 2022

In the face of disapproval and repression Soviet hippies created a version of Western counterculture, skilfully adapting to, manipulating, and shaping their late socialist environment. Flowers through Concrete explores their lives, thoughts, and political sway.

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German Angst: Fear and Democracy in the Federal Republic of Germany

£27.50

Frank Biess

9780192867872
Paperback
22 June 2022

Emotions in History

While fear and anxiety have historically been associated with authoritarian regimes, Frank Biess demonstrates the ambivalent role of these emotions in the democratization of West Germany, where fears and anxieties about the country's catastrophic past and uncertain future both undermined democracy and stabilized the emerging Federal Republic.

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Fear of the Family: Guest Workers and Family Migration in the Federal Republic of Germany

£22.99

Lauren Stokes

9780197558416
Hardback
27 May 2022

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Dignified Retreat: Writers and Intellectuals in the Age of Richelieu

£24.99

Robert A. Schneider

9780192863164
Paperback
01 April 2022

A panoramic study of the vibrant literary and intellectual culture that emerged in seventeenth-century France, drawing on the writings of over 100 men and women of letters, 'the generation of 1630', to understand the rise and refinement of the French language and the development of the literary culture of French classicism.

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The Jacquerie of 1358: A French Peasants' Revolt

£29.99

Justine Firnhaber-Baker

9780198860310
Paperback
24 March 2022

The Jacquerie of 1358 is one of the most famous and mysterious peasant uprisings of the Middle Ages. This book, the first extended study of the Jacquerie in over a century, resolves long-standing controversies about whether the revolt was just an irrational explosion of peasant hatred or simply an extension of the Parisian revolt.

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Married Life in the Middle Ages, 900-1300

£24.99

Elisabeth van Houts

9780192856371
Paperback
16 March 2022

Oxford Studies in Medieval European History

An analysis of the lived experience of Christian married life in Christian medieval Europe, this study examines the process of getting married and wedding celebrations; the married life of lay couples and clergy, their sexuality, and any remarriage; and alternative living, including concubinage, polygyny, and the single life.

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The Voices of Nîmes: Women, Sex, and Marriage in Reformation Languedoc

£12.99

Suzannah Lipscomb

9780198797678
Paperback
20 January 2022

Most of the women who ever lived left no trace of their existence on the record of history. In this book, Suzannah Lipscomb recovers the lives and aspirations of ordinary sixteenth- and seventeenth-century French women, using rich source material to show what they thought about their lives, menfolk, friendships, faith, and sex.

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Personifying Prehistory: Relational Ontologies in Bronze Age Britain and Ireland

£19.99

Joanna Brück

9780192858252
Paperback
30 September 2021

This book draws on the wealth of new evidence for Bronze Age burials, settlements, and landscapes to explore the construction of social relationships and community identities during this period.

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Hume: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

James A. Harris

9780198849780
Paperback
23 September 2021

Very Short Introductions

Written by one of the world's leading experts in the field, this book offers a clear account of the contributions to philosophy made by one of Britain's greatest thinkers. Harris covers Hume's main interests of human nature, morality, politics, and religion, and explores the philosophical questions that remain at the heart of the subject today.

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Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest: Updated Edition

£12.99

Matthew Restall

9780197537299
Paperback
10 August 2021

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The Later Middle Ages

£22.50

Isabella Lazzarini

9780198731634
Paperback
06 May 2021

Short Oxford History of Europe

This edited volume brings together experts on the later middle ages to chart the principle developments of medieval Europe.

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1931: Debt, Crisis, and the Rise of Hitler

£12.99

Tobias Straumann

9780198816195
Paperback
08 October 2020

In 1931,Tobias Straumann reveals the story of the fatal crisis, demonstrating how a debt trap contributed to the rapid financial and political collapse of a European country, and to the rise of the Nazi Party.

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Reckonings: Legacies of Nazi Persecution and the Quest for Justice

£14.99

Mary Fulbrook

9780198811244
Paperback
03 September 2020

Reckonings documents how Holocaust victims have sought justice over the decades and the haunting disparity between crime and punishment.

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The Russian Economy: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Richard Connolly

9780198848905
Paperback
23 July 2020

Very Short Introductions

For many, Russia's political influence far exceeds its weight in the global economy. Richard Connolly demonstrates that in fact Russia's economy affords it global power, and explores how its socialist past has shaped its economic system into a unique blend of state and market.

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