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Although the Breslau arts scene was one of the most vibrant in all of Weimar-era Germany, it has largely disappeared from... see more

The present volume explores a specific aspect of creativity in South Asian systems of knowledge, literature and rituals.... see more

From the mid-sixteenth to the mid-nineteenth century Russia was transformed from a moderate-sized, land-locked... see more

This collection brings together a variety of anthropological, historical and sociological case studies from Central Asia... see more

In 1911 Vasily Kandinsky published the first edition of ‘On the Spiritual in Art’, a landmark modernist treatise in which... see more

This ambitious and vivid study in six volumes explores the journey of a single, electrifying story, from its first... see more

Rethinking the ways global history is envisioned and conceptualized in diverse countries such as China, Japan, Mexico or... see more

"Still Casting Shadows: A Shared Mosaic of U.S. History" breaks with tradition by presenting a holistic (rather than a... see more

In this bold and original study, Jeff Kochan constructively combines the sociology of scientific knowledge (SSK) with... see more

This book provides an overview of the various forms and trajectories of Great Power policy towards Central Europe between... see more

Russian women of the nineteenth century are often thought of in their literary incarnations as the heroines of novels... see more

According to The Orange Grove, "Adlai Murdoch offers a detailed rereading of five major contemporary French Caribbean... see more

According to The Orange Grove, "Dynamic and original, this study of the formation of modern Arab identity discusses the... see more

According to The Orange Grove, "President Gamal 'Abd Nasser was a beloved figure of the Egyptian people and loomed large... see more

This free, online textbook/course provides basic historical background to the French Revolution. It will show that the... see more

Our fear of the world ending, like our fear of the dark, is ancient, deep-seated and perennial. It crosses boundaries of... see more

Printing and Prophecy: Prognostication and Media Change 1450-1550 examines prognostic traditions and late medieval... see more

This interactive story follows the life of a family trying to survive a brutal war in West Africa. The war took place in... see more

In a world where new technologies are being developed at a dizzying pace, how can we best approach oral genres that... see more

Boundless U.S. History is a college-level, introductory textbook that covers the exciting subject of U.S. History. Volume... see more

According to the Orange Grove, "This PDF textbook from the Metropolitan Museum of Art introduces Korea's artistic... see more

'In an increasingly digital world in which pedagogical trends are de-emphasizing rote learning and professors are... see more

This is a free, online textbook that takes "up the task of re-contextualizing Alexis de Tocqueville's famous political... see more

This book is intended for readers who have never studied the Middle East, or experts who may wish to fill gaps in their... see more