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Girls Next Door Bringing the Home Front to the Front Lines
ISBN: HB: 9780674986381, Harvard University Press, December 2018
340 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 18 photos
The story of the intrepid young women who volunteered to help and entertain American servicemen fighting overseas, from World War I through the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. The emotional toll of war can be as debilitating to soldiers as hunger, dis...
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£21,00
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Calculus of Violence How Americans Fought the Civil War
ISBN: HB: 9780674984226, Harvard University Press, November 2018
480 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 15 photos
Shiloh, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg – tens of thousands of soldiers died on these iconic Civil War battlefields, and throughout the South civilians suffered terrible cruelty. At least three-quarters of a million lives were lost during the American C...
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£25,00
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Our Friends the Enemies The Occupation of France after Napoleon
ISBN: HB: 9780674972315, Harvard University Press, November 2018
416 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 18 photos, 5 maps
The Napoleonic wars did not end with Waterloo. That famous battle was just the beginning of a long, complex transition to peace. After a massive invasion of France by more than a million soldiers from across Europe, the Allied powers insisted on a lo...
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£28,00
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Legacies of War Enduring Memories, Persistent Patterns
ISBN: PB: 9780674987791, Harvard University Press, November 2018
248 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 16 halftones
Wars always harm civilians. How wars are waged – with what means and methods, and with what underlying animus – has great impact on civilian suffering and social memory. Across time frames and cultures, this book examines the various distinct feature...
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£14,00
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Disciplining the Empire Politics, Governance, and the Rise of the British Navy
ISBN: HB: 9780674976207, Harvard University Press, May 2018
296 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 5 halftones, 1 table
"Rule Britannia! Britannia rule the waves", goes the popular lyric. The fact that the British built the world's greatest empire on the basis of sea power has led many to assume that the Royal Navy's place in British life was unchallenged. Yet, as Sar...
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£32,00
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Bring the War Home The White Power Movement and Paramilitary America
ISBN: HB: 9780674286078, Harvard University Press, April 2018
330 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 11 halftones
The white power movement in America wants a revolution. It has declared all-out war against the federal government and its agents, and has carried out – with military precision – an escalating campaign of terror against the American public. Its soldi...
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£21,00
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Escape from Vichy The Refugee Exodus to the French Caribbean
ISBN: HB: 9780674983380, Harvard University Press, March 2018
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 21 halftones, 3 maps
In the early years of World War II, thousands of political refugees traveled from France to Vichy-controlled Martinique in the French Caribbean, en route to what they hoped would be safer shores in North, Central, and South America. While awaiting tr...
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£25,00
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From Byron to bin Laden A History of Foreign War Volunteers
ISBN: HB: 9780674979567, Harvard University Press, February 2018
264 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
What makes people fight and risk their lives for countries other than their own? Why did diverse individuals such as Lord Byron, George Orwell, Che Guevara, and Osama bin Laden all volunteer for ostensibly foreign causes? Nir Arielli helps us underst...
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£25,00
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I Remain Yours Common Lives in Civil War Letters
ISBN: HB: 9780674737648, Harvard University Press, February 2018
360 pp., 21x14 cm, 16 halftones
When North and South went to war, millions of American families endured their first long separation. For men in the armies – and their wives, children, parents, and siblings at home – letter writing was the sole means to communicate. Yet for many of...
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£25,00
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Safe Passage The Transition from British to American Hegemony
ISBN: HB: 9780674975071, Harvard University Press, November 2017
320 pp., 21x14 cm, 1 map
History records only one peaceful transition of hegemonic power: the passage from British to American dominance of the international order. What made that transition uniquely cooperative and nonviolent? Does it offer lessons to guide policy as the Un...
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£21,00
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