CHOICE OATs Award Winners

CHOICE OATs Award Winners
  • Our Land, Our Life, Our Future

    Our Land, Our Life, Our Future

    Black South African challenges to territorial segregation, 1913-1948

    By Harvey M. Feinberg

    This ground-breaking book evaluates a topic central to the past century of South African history - the 1913 Natives Land Act and its consequences. Applying rigorous scholarly standards, the book analyzes, reassesses, and then challenges previously accepted ideas about...

    Paper - 9781868887484 - $ 28.00

  • Ireland and the Spanish Empire, 1600-1825

    Ireland and the Spanish Empire, 1600-1825

    By Óscar Recio Morales

    In the wake of the Irish-Spanish defeat at Kinsale (1602), through army careers and the concession of nobility titles, Spanish kings placed the Irish exiled lords and gentry in an advantageous position on a par with the nobility in the early modern Spanish world. Imposition of...

    Cloth - 9781846821837 - $ 74.50

  • The Vikings in Ireland and Beyond

    The Vikings in Ireland and Beyond

    Before and After the Battle of Clontarf

    Edited by: Howard B. Clarke, Ruth Johnson

    This book contains contributions by many leading scholars in Viking studies from Ireland, Britain, and Scandinavia, on diverse subjects including archaeological excavation, art historical analysis, linguistics, literature, politics, historical sources, numismatics, environmental remains, human remains, and...

    Cloth - 9781846824951 - $ 70.00

  • The Woods of Ireland

    The Woods of Ireland

    A History, 700-1800

    By Nigel Everett

    The accepted view of Irish woodlands is that Ireland was covered in trees until the English came and chopped them down. While admirable in its brevity, this interpretation is inadequate regarding the actual management of Irish forests from the later Gaelic era to the close...

    Paper - 9781846825910 - $ 39.95

  • 1916 Portraits and Lives

    1916 Portraits and Lives

    Edited by: James Quinn, Lawrence William White

    Contributions by: Patrick Maume

    This book is a selection of articles from the Royal Irish Academy's Dictionary of Irish Biography, dealing with 42 men and women whose careers, in one way or another, were deeply involved with the Easter Rising of 1916....

    Cloth - 9781908996381 - $ 60.00

  • The ANC's Early Years

    The ANC's Early Years

    Nation, Class and Place in South Africa before 1940

    By Peter Limb

    At a time when African National Congress-alliance politics are again prominent in South Africa, this nuanced study of the intersection of class and African national forces, in the history of Africa's oldest national liberation movement, helps explain the deeper...

    Paper - 9781868885299 - $ 48.95

  • Being At Home

    Being At Home

    Race, Institutional Culture and Transformation at South African Higher Education Institutions

    Edited by: Pedro Tabensky, Sally Matthews

    Being at Home stimulates careful conversation about some of the most pressing issues facing higher education institutions in South Africa today - race, transformation, and institutional culture. While there are many reasons to...

    Paper - 9781869142902 - $ 32.00

  • British Colonisation of Northern Nigeria, 1897-1914

    British Colonisation of Northern Nigeria, 1897-1914

    A Reinterpretation of Colonial Sources

    By Mahmud Modibbo Tukur

    Contributions by: Michael J. Watts

    In this densely detailed and interpretatively nuanced study, Mahmud Modibbo Tukur lays bare the very foundations of the colonial state in what is now northern Nigeria. This is a must read for anyone wanting to understand the...

    Cloth - 9782359260465 - $ 114.99

  • British Colonisation of Northern Nigeria, 1897-1914

    British Colonisation of Northern Nigeria, 1897-1914

    A Reinterpretation of Colonial Sources

    By Mahmud Modibbo Tukur

    Contributions by: Michael J. Watts

    In this densely detailed and interpretatively nuanced study, Mahmud Modibbo Tukur lays bare the very foundations of the colonial state in what is now northern Nigeria. This is a must read for anyone wanting to understand the...

    Paper - 9782359260472 - $ 74.99

  • Class in Soweto

    Class in Soweto

    By Peter Alexander, Claire Ceruti, Keke Motseke, Mosa Phadi, Kim Wale

    The book presents findings and analyses from six years of research on class structure and class identity in Soweto, South Africa's most populous and politically-important township. This is placed within the context of: heightened socio-economic...

    Paper - 9781869142209 - $ 45.00