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Raising Keynes A Twenty-First-Century General Theory
ISBN: HB: 9780674971028, Harvard University Press, July 2020
720 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 316 illus., 73 tables
John Maynard Keynes's "General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money" was the most influential economic idea of the twentieth century. But, argues Stephen Marglin, its radical implications were obscured by Keynes's lack of the mathematical tools...
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Roman History, Volume IV: Civil Wars, Books 1-2 Loeb Classical Library 5
ISBN: HB: 9780674997295, Harvard University Press, June 2020
539 pp., 16x10.8 cm
Appian (Appianus) is among our principal sources for the history of the Roman Republic, particularly in the second and first centuries BC, and sometimes our only source, as for the Third Punic War and the destruction of Carthage. Born circa AD 95, Ap...
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Roman History, Volume V: Civil Wars, Books 3-4 Loeb Classical Library 543
ISBN: HB: 9780674997301, Harvard University Press, June 2020
430 pp., 16x10.8 cm
Appian (Appianus) is among our principal sources for the history of the Roman Republic, particularly in the second and first centuries BC, and sometimes our only source, as for the Third Punic War and the destruction of Carthage. Born circa AD 95, Ap...
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Roman History, Volume VI: Civil Wars, Book 5. Fragments Loeb Classical Library 544
ISBN: HB: 9780674997318, Harvard University Press, June 2020
400 pp., 16x10.8 cm
Appian (Appianus) is among our principal sources for the history of the Roman Republic, particularly in the second and first centuries BC, and sometimes our only source, as for the Third Punic War and the destruction of Carthage. Born circa AD 95, Ap...
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Ruling the Savage Periphery Frontier Governance and the Making of the Modern State
ISBN: HB: 9780674980709, Harvard University Press, May 2020
272 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 11 photos
From the Afghan frontier with British India to the pampas of Argentina to the deserts of Arizona, nineteenth-century empires drew borders with an eye toward placing indigenous people just on the edge of the interior. They were too nomadic and communa...
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Regional Literature and the Transmission of Culture Chinese Drum Ballads, 1800-1937
ISBN: HB: 9780674241183, Harvard University Press, March 2020
430 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 33 illus., 19 maps, 22 tables
"Regional Literature and the Transmission of Culture" provides a richly textured picture of cultural transmission in the Qing and early Republican eras. Drum ballad texts (guci) evoke one of the most popular performance traditions of their day, a pra...
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Reconstructing Democracy How Citizens Are Building from the Ground Up
ISBN: HB: 9780674244627, Harvard University Press, March 2020
96 pp., 18.1x11.1 cm
Across the world, democracies are suffering from a disconnect between the people and political elites. In communities where jobs and industry are scarce, many feel the government is incapable of understanding their needs or addressing their problems....
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Republic of Arabic Letters Islam and the European Enlightenment
ISBN: PB: 9780674244870, ISBN: HB: 9780674975927, Harvard University Press, March 2020
360 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm, 18 colour illus., 2 maps
In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, a pioneering community of Christian scholars laid the groundwork for the modern Western understanding of Islamic civilization. These men produced the first accurate translation of the Qur'an into a Europea...
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Rise of a Japanese Chinatown Yokohama, 1894-1972
ISBN: PB: 9780674244535, ISBN: HB: 9780674491984, Harvard University Press, March 2020
266 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 16 photos, 2 illus., 3 maps
"Rise of a Japanese Chinatown" is the first English-language monograph on the history of a Chinese immigrant community in Japan. It focuses on the transformations of that population in the Japanese port city of Yokohama from the Sino-Japanese War of...
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Rule of Five Making Climate History at the Supreme Court
ISBN: HB: 9780674238121, Harvard University Press, March 2020
352 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm
When the Supreme Court announced its ruling in Massachusetts v. EPA, the decision was immediately hailed as a landmark. But this was the farthest thing from anyone's mind when Joe Mendelson, an idealistic lawyer working on a shoestring budget for an...
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