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Neptune's Admiral The Life of Sir Bertram Ramsay, Commander of Dunkirk and D-Day
ISBN: HB: 9780674049826, Harvard University Press, June 2019
400 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 25-30 photos
Admiral Bertram Ramsay may not be the most familiar World War II commander, but he was critical to the Allied victory. He orchestrated the dramatic evacuation of British expeditionary forces at Dunkirk, planned the invasions of North Africa and Sicil...
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£25,95
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Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant The Complete Annotated Edition
ISBN: PB: 9780674237858, ISBN: HB: 9780674976290, Harvard University Press, June 2019
816 pp., 23.5x16.2 cm, 1 photo, 8 illus., 2 tables
President Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) was one of the most esteemed individuals of the nineteenth century. His two-volume memoirs, sold door-to-door by former Union soldiers, have never gone out of print and were once as ubiquitous in American househ...
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John Rawls The Path to a Theory of Justice
ISBN: HB: 9780674976474, Harvard University Press, May 2019
272 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
It is hard to overestimate the influence of John Rawls on political philosophy and theory over the last half-century. His books have sold millions of copies worldwide, and he is one of the few philosophers whose work is known in the corridors of powe...
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Church in the Wild Evangelicals in Antebellum America
ISBN: HB: 9780674919372, Harvard University Press, May 2019
280 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 6 illus.
We have long credited Emerson and his fellow Transcendentalists with revolutionizing religious life in America and introducing a new appreciation of nature. Breaking with Protestant orthodoxy, these New Englanders claimed that God could be found not...
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£32,95
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Ritual Speech in the Himalayas Oral Texts and Their Contexts
ISBN: HB: 9780674237902, Harvard University Press, April 2019
218 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm, 45 photos, 15 tables
The traditions of oral ritual speech in the Himalayas have a lively existence alongside the written "great" traditions that predominate. However, as Martin Gaenszle shows, the oral traditions are still little known and even less understood. This coll...
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£36,95
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Conscious Experience A Logical Inquiry
ISBN: HB: 9780674987784, Harvard University Press, February 2019
440 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 1 illus.
The role of experience in cognition is a central and ancient philosophical concern. How, theorists ask, can our private experiences guide us to knowledge of a mind-independent reality? Exploring topics in logic, philosophy of mind, and epistemology,...
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£32,95
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Still Points
ISBN: HB: 9780873658706, Harvard University Press, October 2018
112 pp., 29.2x23.5 cm, 53 colour illus., 21 halftones
"Still Points" is a collection of remarkable and evocative still photographs taken by award-winning nonfiction filmmaker and author Robert Gardner during his anthropological and filming expeditions around the world. Thousands of his original photogra...
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£36,95
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Second Creation Fixing the American Constitution in the Founding Era
ISBN: HB: 9780674185043, Harvard University Press, October 2018
464 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
A stunning revision of our founding document's evolving history that forces us to confront anew the question that animated the founders so long ago: What is our Constitution? Americans widely believe that the United States Constitution was created w...
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To See Paris and Die The Soviet Lives of Western Culture
ISBN: HB: 9780674980716, Harvard University Press, October 2018
420 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 17 photos
The Soviet Union was a notoriously closed society until Stalin's death in 1953. Then, in the mid-1950s, a torrent of Western novels, films, and paintings invaded Soviet streets and homes, acquiring heightened emotional significance. "To See Paris and...
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Far & Near Selections from the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
ISBN: PB: 9780873658690, Harvard University Press, September 2018
112 pp., 15.2x15.2 cm, 90 colour illus.
Since its founding in 1886, the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University has been collecting, caring for, exhibiting, and researching objects produced by human cultures around the world. This handsomely illustrated, highly po...
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