art, academic and non-fiction books
publishers’ Eastern and Central European representation

Name your list

Sort and filter the results:
Artful History A Practical Anthology
ISBN: PB: 9780300239904, Yale University Press, April 2020
304 pp., 23.4x15.2 cm
Is there any reason that serious historical scholarship cannot receive literary expression? Isn't it possible that the most committed empiricists and postmodernists might both achieve better results by thinking of writing as a craft, rather than just...
How to Get Grant Money in the Humanities and Social Sciences
ISBN: PB: 9780300217438, Yale University Press, March 2019
184 pp., 21x14 cm
Scholars in the humanities and social sciences need money to do research. This book shows them how to get it. In this accessible volume, Raphael Folsom shares proven strategies in a series of short, witty chapters. It features tips on how graduate st...
Writing Successful Science Proposals Third Edition
ISBN: PB: 9780300226706, Yale University Press, September 2018
288 pp., 21x14 cm, 13 black&white illus.
An authoritative how-to guide that explains every aspect of science proposal writing This fully revised edition of the authoritative guide to science proposal writing is an essential tool for any researcher embarking on a grant or thesis application....
Russian-English Dictionary of Idioms
ISBN: HB: 9780300162271, Yale University Press, March 2014
1376 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm
This is the most innovative, comprehensive and scholarly bilingual dictionary of Russian idioms available today. It includes close to 14,000 idioms, set expressions and sayings found in contemporary colloquial Russian and in literature from the ninet...
History in the Making
ISBN: HB: 9780300186383, Yale University Press, July 2012
256 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm
From the vantage point of nearly sixty years devoted to research and the writing of history, J. H. Elliott steps back from his work to consider the progress of historical scholarship. From his own experiences as a historian of Spain, Europe, and the...
Future of History
ISBN: PB: 9780300181692, Yale University Press, May 2012
224 pp., 21x14 cm
For more than sixty years, John Lukacs has been writing, teaching, and reading about the past. In this inspired volume, he turns his attention to the future. Throughout "The Future of History", Lukacs reflects on his discipline, eloquently arguing th...
Encyclopedia of New York City Second Edition
ISBN: HB: 9780300114652, Yale University Press, January 2011
1600 pp., 27.7x21.8 cm, 752 black&white illus.
Covering an exhaustive range of information about the five boroughs, the first edition of "The Encyclopedia of New York City" was a success by every measure, earning worldwide acclaim and several awards for reference excellence, and selling out its f...
Metropolitan Museum Studies in Art, Science, and Technology, Volume 1
ISBN: PB: 9780300151602, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 2010
176 pp., 27.9x22.9 cm, 75 black&white illus., 100 colour illus.
This is the first volume in a new series focused on the technical study of museum objects through the collaborative efforts of conservators, research scientists, and curators. Written for a professional audience, the publication underscores the impor...
Art of Natural History Illustrated Treatises and Botanical Paintings, 1400-1850
ISBN: PB: 9780300160246, Yale University Press, March 2010
280 pp., 27.9x22.8 cm, 164 black&white illus., 63 colour illus.
"Making knowledge visible" is how one sixteenth-century naturalist described the work of the illustrator of botanical treatises. His words reflected the growing role played by illustrators at a time when the study of nature, as a product of the Renai...
New Handbook of Literary Terms
ISBN: PB: 9780300164312, Yale University Press, March 2010
368 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm
"A New Handbook of Literary Terms" offers a lively, informative guide to words and concepts that every student of literature needs to know. Mikics' definitions are essayistic, witty, learned, and always a pleasure to read. They sketch the derivation...