British Isle Studies
The Welsh rugby internationals who died in the Great War
It is estimated that World War I claimed the lives of 40,000 Welshmen, all of them heroes whose sacrifice is honored by a grateful nation. 'Call Them to Remembrance', which includes 120 illustrations and maps, tells the stories...
Paper - 9781902719375 - $ 39.99
Rugby Football in Nineteenth-Century Cardiff and South Wales
This is the first detailed and original historical study of rugby union at a local level in Wales. The book draws upon previously unused sources to provide fresh insights into the origins and early years of the game in Wales....
Cloth - 9781860571176 - $ 84.50
A History of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, 1760-2010
In November 1760, the leaders of the Bevis Marks synagogue in London established a committee to consider how the synagogue should pay homage to King George III, who had just ascended the throne. This committee evolved into...
Cloth - 9780853039822 - $ 69.95
By Trude Levi
This is one holocaust memoir which does not stop at survival but goes on to describe the lasting effects upon those survivors of their persecution, betrayal and suffering. Trude Levi was inspired to set down her memories of her experiences as a young Hungarian girl deported to...
Paper - 9780853032892 - $ 24.95
The Curragh Incident 1914
By Paul O'Brien
As the world marched to war in 1914, the army of the British Empire was secretly recovering from one of the most momentous events of its history. In the Curragh Army Camp in the rolling countryside of county Kildare, a senior British general and...
Paper - 9781848403147 - $ 17.99
From Analytical Positivism to a Post-Analytical Ph
Analytical jurisprudence has been mostly silent on the role of precedent in legal adjudication. What is the content of a judge's precedent ideology, or the rule of precedent-recognition, by means of which the ratio of a case is to be distinguished...
Cloth - 9781841131238 - $ 162.00
The Scottish Diaspora and the USA
By Duncan Sim
Some 30 million people worldwide claim Scottish ancestry, making the Scots one of the world's largest diasporas. There are few countries around the globe without a Caledonian Society, a Burns Club, a Scottish country dance society, or some similar organization expressing the...
Cloth - 9781906716332 - $ 44.50