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A Political History of the World: Three Thousand Years of War and Peace

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A Political History of the World: Three Thousand Years of War and Peace...

Jonathan Holslag

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; General & world history; Military history

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In three thousand years of history, China has spent at least eleven centuries at war. The Roman Empire was in conflict during... [more]

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Rusted Off: Why Country Australia is Fed Up

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Rusted Off: Why Country Australia is Fed Up

Gabrielle Chan

Regional studies; History; Politics & government; The countryside, country life

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Looks at what is defining today's country/city divide and how it is affecting the political status quo. [more]

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Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

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Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

Tim Marshall

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Political geography

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An enlightening popular account of the symbolism that drives global conflict [more]

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The Fires of Spring: A Post-Arab Spring Journey Through the Turbulent New Middle East - Turkey, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt, and Tunisia

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The Fires of Spring: A Post-Arab Spring Journey Through the Turbulent New...

Shelly Culbertson

Regional studies; History; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Politics & government; Travel & holiday guides

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Turkey, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt, and Tunisia The Arab Spring all started when a young Tunisian fruit seller set himself... [more]

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

Levi Obijiofor

Development studies; Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

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New technologies may have transformed human societies, but not much has been written on how they are impacting people in Africa... [more]

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Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift

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Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift

A. Mann

Development studies; Aid & relief programmes; Politics & government; Pressure groups & lobbying; Non-governmental organisations (NGOs)

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Alana Mann explores the food sovereignty campaigns of civil society organisations in Chile, Mexico and Spain in the context... [more]

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The Greek World: Classical, Byzantine and Modern

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The Greek World: Classical, Byzantine and Modern

Robert Browning

Regional studies; History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Cultural studies

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An exploration of the entire Greek experience. The contributors analyze every facet of Greek history, life and culture, aided... [more]

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Dealbreaker: Donald Trump and the Unmaking of the Iran Nuclear Deal

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Dealbreaker: Donald Trump and the Unmaking of the Iran Nuclear Deal

Scott Ritter

Regional studies; History; Politics & government; International relations; Arms negotiation & control

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The Iran deal was a crowning moment of international diplomacy, allowing the world to step away from the edge of a self-created... [more]

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The Glorious Art of Peace: Paths to Peace in a New Age of War

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The Glorious Art of Peace: Paths to Peace in a New Age of War

John Gittings

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; General & world history; International relations; Political activism; Other warfare & defence issues

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A ground-breaking history of the arts of peace, from Confucius and Ancient Greece through to the 21st century, opening an... [more]

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Cuarta Espada

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Cuarta Espada

Santiago Roncagliolo

Regional studies; History of the Americas; Marxism & Communism; Languages & ESL

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La cuarta espada es una... [more]

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Israel's Long War with Hezbollah: Military Innovation and Adaptation Under Fire

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Israel's Long War with Hezbollah: Military Innovation and Adaptation Under...

Raphael D. Marcus

Regional studies; History; Middle Eastern history; Military history; Politics & government; International relations

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Israel's Long War with Hezbollah is both the first complete military history of the decades-long conflict between Israel and... [more]

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Libya

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Libya

Jacob Mundy

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; International relations; Revolutionary groups & movements

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Libya is teetering on the edge of collapse, having become a new safe haven for transnational terrorist organizations and the... [more]

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Fayke Newes: The Media vs the Mighty, From Henry VIII to Donald Trump

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Fayke Newes: The Media vs the Mighty, From Henry VIII to Donald Trump

Derek J. Taylor

Communication studies; History; Social & cultural history; Media, information & communication industries

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When social media has put mass communication in the hands of anyone with a smartphone - from US Presidents to any crook, liar... [more]

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War Gardens: A Journey Through Conflict in Search of Calm

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War Gardens: A Journey Through Conflict in Search of Calm

Lalage Snow

Memoirs; Peace studies & conflict resolution; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Gardening; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

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A journey through the most unlikely of gardens: the oases of peace people create in the midst of war [more]

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Messages: The Communications Skills Book

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Messages: The Communications Skills Book

Matthew McKay, Martha Davis, Patrick Fanning

Communication studies; Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

This classic, best-selling communication skills book has already helped thousands of people cultivate better relationships... [more]

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The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age

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The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age

David E. Sanger

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Diplomacy; Political control & freedoms; Computer security

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From Russia's tampering with the US election to the WannaCry hack that temporarily crippled Britain's NHS, cyber has become... [more]

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How to Read Donald Duck: Imperialist Ideology in the Disney Comic

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How to Read Donald Duck: Imperialist Ideology in the Disney Comic

Ariel Dorfman, Armand Mattelart

Literary theory; Literary studies: general; Regional studies; Politics & government; Political science & theory

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Censored and condemned, this is a highly controversial Marxist critique of how our favourite cartoons are vehicles for capitalist... [more]

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The Divide: A Brief Guide to Global Inequality and its Solutions

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The Divide: A Brief Guide to Global Inequality and its Solutions

Jason Hickel

Development studies; Society & Social Sciences; Poverty & unemployment; Social discrimination; International economics; Development economics

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***As seen on Sky News All Out Politics***`There's no understanding global inequality without understanding its history. Poor... [more]

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Digital Dominance: The Power of Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Apple

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Digital Dominance: The Power of Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Apple

Martin Moore (Director of the Centre for the Study of Media, Communication and Power, and a Senior Research Fellow in the Policy Institute, King's College London), Damian Tambini (Associate Professor, Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics)

Communication studies; Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Media, information & communication industries

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Are Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft too powerful? Martin Moore and Damian Tambini draw together the world's... [more]

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Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get From Good to Great

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Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get From Good to Great

Carmine Gallo

Public speaking guides; Communication studies; Business & Economics; Business communication & presentation

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How to get to master the art of persuasion - from the bestselling author of Talk Like Ted. [more]

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Towards a New Westphalia for the Middle East

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Towards a New Westphalia for the Middle East

Patrick Milton, Michael Axworthy, Brendan Simms

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Middle Eastern history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

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Drawing lessons from the Treaty of Westphalia, the authors offer fresh thinking on how to treat the legacies of the post-Ottoman... [more]

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Brazil: A Biography

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Brazil: A Biography

Lilia M. Schwarcz, Heloisa M. Starling

Regional studies; History; History of the Americas

Hardback

Originally published: Brasil: uma biografia: Companhia das Letras, Brazil, 2015. [more]

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Against Public Broadcasting: Why and How We Should Privatise the ABC

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Against Public Broadcasting: Why and How We Should Privatise the ABC

Chris Berg, Sinclair Davidson

Regional studies; History; Politics & government; Information technology industries

Paperback

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Neither Devil Nor Child: How Western Attitudes Are Harming Africa

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Neither Devil Nor Child: How Western Attitudes Are Harming Africa

Tom Young

Development studies; History; African history; Politics & government

Paperback

It is time to change how we think about Africa [more]

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Edge of Chaos

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Edge of Chaos

Dambisa Moyo

Peace studies & conflict resolution; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy; Geopolitics; Economic growth; Political economy

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Edge of Chaos sets out the new political and economic challenges facing the world, and the specific, radical solutions needed... [more]

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