The History of Jews' College and the London School of Jewish Studies
By Derek Taylor
Contributions by: Raymond Apple
Although Jews were readmitted to England in 1661, nearly 200 years later there was an election for Chief Rabbi where the short list of candidates were all German. Today the community takes...
Cloth - 9781910383124 - $ 59.95
Historical Studies, 1800-2010
Edited by: Pauline M. Prior
Now available in paperback! This book is a collection of studies on mental health services in Ireland from the beginning of the nineteenth century to the present day. Essays cover overall trends in patient numbers, an exploration of the development of mental health...
Paper - 9781911024620 - $ 35.00
Global learning across the age span
This edited volume contains an international spectrum of contributors that places risk and resilience in health and social care in context. The chapters explore the issues of risk and resilience in...
Paper - 9781780460635 - $ 32.00
A Journey to Empty Places
A hundred years ago Lemberg (also known as Lviv and Lwow) was part of the Habsburg Empire and famed for its splendour and rich cultural life. Until the German occupation in 1941, a Jewish community of over 100,000 people lived...
Paper - 9781910383230 - $ 28.95
From Farm to Market
A Brief History of Milk Production details the history of milk farming from the earliest days through to the problems facing dairy farmers now. The book covers the massive transformation in one of the most important sectors in the agricultural industry, from work on...
Paper - 9781910456521 - $ 14.95
By Luke Fischer
A Personal History of Vision expands on the concerns of Fischer's acclaimed first collection Paths of Flight and embodies what Judith Beveridge has described as his 'seemingly effortless ability to blend visual detail and imaginative vision.' Intertwining the personal and the historical, the modern and the primeval,...
Paper - 9781742589381 - $ 22.99
Narratives across Borders
This book is based on 18 life stories, as told by women over the age of 70 with roots in 27 different countries. Each story is analyzed as a unique account of individual experiences with strength, pain, and love. At the...
Cloth - 9788771126006 - $ 32.00
Perspectives on Animals, Animality and U.S. Culture, 1776-1920
Edited by: Dominik Ohrem
In American history, animals are everywhere. They are a ubiquitous presence in myriad historical, literary, biographical, scientific and other documents and narratives of the American past - a past that, just like the present, was characterized by a multiplicity...
Paper - 9783958080379 - $ 37.00
Papua New Guinea and the Defence of Australia Since 1880
By Bruce Hunt
This book is the first to draw extensively on the recently released highly classified notes of the cabinet room discussions of successive Australian Governments, from 1950 to the mid-1970s. It details the changing attitude of the nation's leaders...
Paper - 9781925495409 - $ 39.95
20th-Century Cross-Cultural Encounters
Through literature, film, diplomatic relations, and academic exchanges, this volume examines key historical points in Austrian-American relations of the past century, pondering the roots of how and why "austrianness" was adapted to American culture, and how America's cultural lens focused...
Paper - 9783643908124 - $ 44.95