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Moscow, the Fourth Rome Stalinism, Cosmopolitanism, and the Evolution of Soviet Culture, 1931-1941
ISBN: HB: 9780674057876, Harvard University Press, November 2011
420 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 4 halftones
In the early sixteenth century, the monk Filofei proclaimed Moscow the "Third Rome". By the 1930s, intellectuals and artists all over the world thought of Moscow as a mecca of secular enlightenment. In "Moscow, the Fourth Rome", Katerina Clark shows...
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£29,95
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Aristotle, Volume XVI: Problems, Volume II, Books 20-38 Loeb Classical Library 317
ISBN: HB: 9780674996564, Harvard University Press, November 2011
672 pp., 16x10.8 cm
Aristotle of Stagirus (384-322 BCE), the great Greek philosopher, researcher, logician, and scholar, studied with Plato at Athens and taught in the Academy (367-347). Subsequently he spent three years in Asia Minor at the court of his former pupil He...
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£18,95
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Persuasion An Annotated Edition
ISBN: HB: 9780674049741, Harvard University Press, November 2011
360 pp., 24x22.8 cm, 102 colour illus.
Published posthumously with "Northanger Abbey in 1817", "Persuasion" crowns Jane Austen's remarkable career. It is her most passionate and introspective love story. This richly illustrated and annotated edition brings her last completed novel to life...
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£24,95
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Myths about Suicide
ISBN: PB: 9780674061989, Harvard University Press, November 2011
304 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm
Around the world, more than a million people die by suicide each year. Yet many of us know very little about a tragedy that may strike our own loved ones – and much of what we think we know is wrong. This clear and powerful book dismantles myth after...
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£14,95
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Image of the Black in Western Art, Volume III: From the "Age of Discovery" to the Age of Abolition Part 2: Europe and the World Beyond
ISBN: HB: 9780674052628, Harvard University Press, November 2011
528 pp., 27.9x24.7 cm, 50 halftones, 223 colour illus.
In the 1960s, art patron Dominique de Menil founded an image archive showing the ways that people of African descent have been represented in Western art. Highlights from her collection appeared in three large-format volumes that quickly became colle...
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£76,95
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Image of the Black in Western Art, Volume III: From the "Age of Discovery" to the Age of Abolition Part 3: The Eighteenth Century
ISBN: HB: 9780674052635, Harvard University Press, November 2011
400 pp., 27.9x24.7 cm, 40 halftones, 254 colour illus.
In the 1960s, art patron Dominique de Menil founded an image archive showing the ways that people of African descent have been represented in Western art. Highlights from her collection appeared in three large-format volumes that quickly became colle...
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In a Sea of Bitterness Refugees during the Sino-Japanese War
ISBN: HB: 9780674059887, Harvard University Press, November 2011
368 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 12 maps, 6 tables
The Japanese invasion of Shanghai in 1937 led some thirty million Chinese to flee their homes in terror, and live – in the words of artist and writer Feng Zikai – "in a sea of bitterness" as refugees. Keith Schoppa paints a comprehensive picture of t...
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£29,95
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Zhivago's Children The Last Russian Intelligentsia
ISBN: PB: 9780674062320, Harvard University Press, November 2011
464 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 28 halftones
Among the least-chronicled aspects of post-World War II European intellectual and cultural history is the story of the Russian intelligentsia after Stalin. Young Soviet veterans had returned from the heroic struggle to defeat Hitler only to confront...
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£16,95
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Grand Strategy of the Byzantine Empire
ISBN: PB: 9780674062078, Harvard University Press, November 2011
512 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 13 maps
In this book, the distinguished writer Edward Luttwak presents the grand strategy of the eastern Roman empire we know as Byzantine, which lasted more than twice as long as the more familiar western Roman empire, eight hundred years by the shortest de...
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£19,95
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Satires. Eupolemius
ISBN: HB: 9780674060029, Harvard University Press, November 2011
528 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
Composed in Germany by a monastic poet steeped in classical lore and letters, the satires of Amarcius (Sextus Amarcius Gallus Piosistratus) unrelentingly attack both secular vices and ecclesiastical abuses of the late eleventh century. The verses ech...
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