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The Year's Work in Medievalism, 2011

by Edward L. Risden

The Year's Work in Medievalism includes vetted essays from the Studies in Medievalism--now International Society for the Study of Medievalism--annual conference and from submissions to the editor throughout...


Modernism: Representations of National Culture

by Garabet Ibrăileanu, Afet İnan, Aleksander Kamiński & Aleko Konstantinov et al.

This is the second part of the third volume of the four-volume series, a daring project of CEU Press, presenting the most important texts that triggered and shaped the processes of nation-building in the many...


The Somme

by Peter Hart & Nigel Steel

On 1 July 1916, Douglas Haig's army launched the 'Big Push' that was supposed finally to bring an end to the stalemate on the Western Front. What happened next was a human catastrophe: scrambling over the top...


Bloody April: Slaughter in the Skies Over Arras, 1917

by Peter Hart

As the Allies embarked upon the Battle of Arras, they desperately needed accurate aerial reconnaissance photographs. But by this point the Royal Flying Club were flying obsolete planes. The new German Albatros...


Cochrane

by Donald Thomas

The life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane, later 10th Earl of Dundonald, was more extraordinary than that of Nelson, more far fetched than that of Hornblower or Patrick O'Brien's Jack Aubrey. Born the son of an eccentric...


Operation Barras

by William Fowler

In September 2000 eleven British soldiers were captured by a notorious militia gang in Sierra Leone. The so-called 'West Side Boys' had subjected their part of the country to a long reign of terror, murdering,...


Mud, Blood and Poppycock: Britain and the Great War

by Gordon Corrigan

The popular view of the First World War remains that of BLACKADDER: incompetent generals sending brave soldiers to their deaths. Alan Clark quoted a German general's remark that the British soldiers were 'lions...


Achtung Panzer!

by Heinz Guderian

This is one of the most significant military books of the twentieth century. By an outstanding soldier of independent mind, it pushed forward the evolution of land warfare and was directly responsible for German...


Jutland, 1916: Death in the Grey Wastes

by Peter Hart & Nigel Steel

On 31 May, 1916, the great battle fleets of Britain and Germany met off Jutland in the North Sea. It was a climactic encounter, the culmination of a fantastically expensive naval race between the two countries,...


New Netherland and the Dutch Origins of American Religious Liberty

by Evan Haefeli

Evan Haefeli demonstrates how convoluted and uncertain were the beginnings of religious tolerance in America, by giving them an international context.


Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States

by , Baron Stuben

Originally published in 1794, this early work on the American Military is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. It contains details on the ranks, discipline, order and regulations of the American...


The Practical Brewer - A Manual for the Brewing Industry

by , Edward Vogel

This early work on brewing is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. It contains a wealth of information on the processes involved in beer production. This is a fascinating work and highly recommended...


The Arab Kingdom and Its Fall

by , J. Wellhausen

A well researched and fascinating guide to the fall of a once might empire. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive....


The Life and Death of Radclyffe Hall

by , Una Troubridge

Radclyffe Hall was one of the most pre-eminent female writers in the first half of the 20th century. Hall was famous for her openly homosexual lifestyle and high profile relationships, her most well known novel...


Victory Cook Book - How to Eat Well, Live Well, Plan Balanced Meals Under Food Rationing

by Various

This early work is a fascinating read for those nostalgic for wartime cooking. A wealth of simple recipes intended to save ration points. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s...


Old American Houses and How to Restore Them - 1700-1850

by , Henry Williams

How to repair and restore your period home. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these...


The Ascent of Nanda Devi

by , H. Tilman

Nanda Devi is the highest mountain in India and was the highest mountain summited for twenty years before Edmund Hilary climbed Mt. Everest. This is a thrilling and often heart stopping account of the attempts...


Shipping Practice - With a Consideration of the Law Relating Thereto

by , Edward Stevens

A guide to the inner workings merchant shipping. Including chapters on chartering, how to handle captain and crew, registering with Lloyd's and learning to estimate cost. Many of the earliest books, particularly...


The Romance of the Patchwork Quilt in America in Three Parts - History and Quilt Patches - Quilts, Antique and Modern - Quilting and Quilting Designs

by Various

This early work is a fascinating read for sewing enthusiasts providing an in depth insight into the history of quilts and quiltmaking. Illustrated with over one hundred full page plates. Contents Include: Part...


The Kabyle People

by , Glora Wysner

So little has been known of the mountain people of Algeria and that little has been so inaccessible that this careful study of the kabyles is most welcome at this time. Many of the earliest books, particularly...