Domestic Space in Classical Antiquity
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Domestic Space in Classical Antiquity

"This is a welcome interpretation of the chiefly material (archaeological) evidence for households from eighth century BCE Greece through fourth century CE Roman times. The author provides an insightful view of the ordinary activities of daily life in the classical world through its material evidence and clearly shows how much detail is learned from this cultural, sociological, and historical approach." --Choice

A Historical Grammar of the Maya Language of Yucatan : 1557-2000
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A Historical Grammar of the Maya Language of Yucatan : 1557-2000

“This book will become a go-to source for anyone working in Mayan epigraphy, colonial ethnohistory, or the modern language. There is nothing like it in the literature. Even though many scholars have studied either the modern or the colonial language and a couple have studied both, Bricker shows that by playing the two stages of language against one another, we learn important new information about both, shedding light on facts at eve...

A History of Clan Campbell: Volume 2: From Flodden to the Restoration
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A History of Clan Campbell: Volume 2: From Flodden to the Restoration

Volume 1 of this history ended with the chief and his followers dead on Flodden field. Volume 2 describes the Clan's recovery. Within five years Colin, 3rd Earl, was Vice-Regent and Lieutenant of the kingdom. Within five decades the Clan had extended their possessions to the Western Isles, reinforced their Highland dominance, and become the most powerful family in the nation. How they managed to remain so for a century and a half, de...

Frontier Farewell : The 1870s and the End of the Old West, New Edition
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Frontier Farewell : The 1870s and the End of the Old West, New Edition

" "Frontier Farewell offers new perspectives on everything from the transfer of Rupert's Land to Canada, the Manitoba Resistance of 1869-70, and the Numbered Treaties of the 1870s, to the surveys of the Canadian Prairies, the coming of the North-West Mounted Police, and the fallout from the Battle of the Little Big Horn...You just might want to buy two copies--one for yourself, and one for a friend." -Ted Binnema, Department of Histo...

Dr. Mary Walker: An American Radical, 1832-1919
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Dr. Mary Walker: An American Radical, 1832-1919

"Harris's new biography of this indefatigable nineteenth-century activist presents a richly detailed account of Walker's engagement with myriad reform movements of the period. Her lucidly written, meticulously researched study captures the combination of moral purpose, extraordinary self-confidence, and sheer gumption that propelled Walker into a life of public service and controversy."

The Southern Transjordan Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley
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The Southern Transjordan Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley

“This book is the corollary of the enormous archaeological work done by MacDonald in southern Transjordan for almost 40 years, inserting the large amount of data gathered during his five archaeological surveys into the longue durée and the wider Levantine world. The book displays many detailed maps, figures, and plates that effectively follow the reading… MacDonald should be congratulated for this work, which will be an invaluable so...

Indigenous Intellectuals: Sovereignty, Citizenship, and the American Imagination, 1880-1930
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Indigenous Intellectuals (Studies in North American Indian History)

"Kiara M. Vigil's powerful collective cultural biography of four major Indigenous intellectuals, Dr Charles A. Eastman, Dr Carlos Montezuma, Gertrude Bonnin, and Luther Standing Bear, illuminates the important political and cultural work they did in their writings, public appearances, and performances. She shows how these thinkers engaged with modernity to offer penetrating critiques of American society and in defense of Indigenous p...

Jaded Tasks: Brass Plates, Black Ops & Big Oil-The Blood Politics of George Bush & Co.
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Jaded Tasks: Brass Plates, Black Ops & Big Oil-The Blood Politics of George Bush & Co.

This investigative account details how America's economic and intelligence associations with Saudi Arabia and Pakistan led to the devastating September 11 attacks and illustrates the role that private military companies are playing in George W. Bush's "new world order." Based on personal interviews, never-before-published classified documents, and extensive research, this examination details the criminal forces thought to rule the wo...

Superpowers: A Short History
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Superpowers: A Short History

The Superpowers traces the development of the USA and Russia (later USSR) from 1898 through to 2000, placing the Cold War, from inception to ending, into the wider social, economic and political context. This is the first history of the two major participants and their relationship throughout the twentieth century. The Superpowers: explores the intertwining history of the two powers chronologically and includes discussion of: * the i...

Hitler's Defeat on the Eastern Front (Images of War Series)
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Hitler's Defeat on the Eastern Front

A stunning photographic account of Hitler’s last stand in the face of the Red Army’s successful offensive of 1944. Drawing on rare and previously unpublished photographs accompanied by in-depth captions, the book provides an absorbing analysis of this traumatic period of the Second World War. It reveals in detail how the Battle of Kursk was the beginning of the end and how this massive operation led to the Red Army recapturing huge a...