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Faction And Faith

In this book, Anne Duffin draws upon new source material, combining national documents and local family collections with an analysis of churchwardens' accounts, borough records and over 350 wills. She challenges the view that Cornwall was naturally royalist and presents a picture of a politically-aware and religiously-splintered society.

Hardback    £47.50
9780859894357 | Published: 1996
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Fashion Designers at the Opera (Greek language text)

Profiles leading figures in the world of fashion, along with their dazzling costumes. Designers include Zandra Rhodes, Carl Lagerfeld, Armani, Versace and Lacroix. Includes designs for Don Giovanni, Carmen, Aida, and many other operas staged at such opera houses as the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, La Scala, the Arènes de Nîmes and more 200 col. illus.

Hardback    £55.00
9789606878589 | Published: 2015
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Feasts and Fights

Standing as a summary of Spalinger's ideas at the time of the Yale lectures in 2012, this study covers two research sides of modern Egyptological research by a life-long student of ancient Egyptian calendrics and the Egyptian military. 10 b&w illus.

Paperback    £29.00
9780974002583 | Published: 2018
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Fighting with the German Longsword

Recorded over six centuries ago, the teachings of the 14th-century Master-at-Arms Johannes Liechtenauer have been given new life by a world-wide community of modern swordsmen and women.  Beginning with a short historical overview of the art, the book describes stance, footwork, methods for gripping the sword, and the core techniques of the Liechtenauer tradition. 

Paperback    £37.50
9781937439231 | Published: 2016
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'Film Europe' And 'Film America'

A volume of specially-commissioned essays dealing with the attempts to create a pan-European film production movement in the 1920s and 1930s, and the reactions of the American film industry to these plans to rival its hegemony.

Paperback    £25.00
9780859895460 | Published: 1999
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Hardback    £60.00
9780859895453 | Published: 1999
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The Final Days of British Rule in Cyprus

This volume presents the diaries of Taylor and Edith Belcher, who frequently travelled to Cyprus and also had close links to the University at Albany. The diaries of the Belchers document Cyprus at a critical time and provide witness accounts of contemporary Cypriot history.

Paperback    £16.00
9780965170499 | Published: 2000
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Fiore dei Liberi's Armizare

In Armizare: The Chivalric Martial Arts System of il Fior di Battaglia, Robert Charrette brings together his experiences as a martial artist and respected 14th century living historian with his skills as a professional author graphic artist to not only take readers on a walking tour of Master Fiore's manuscripts, but into the mindset behind its creation. More than just an interpretation of an old book's contents, this is a tool-kit that reveals Fiore dei Liberi's brilliance as not just a fighter, but as martial arts teacher.

Paperback    £32.50
9780982591178 | Published: 2011
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Flame Tree Lane

“Lenpas Flanbwayan is an ode to Mauritius, a memoir of local people and places, and a parable in defense of our fragile planet. Virahsawmy achieves all of this in a language that is as poetic as it is prophetic, and his intervention contributes to global debates about politics, history, geography and identity"from the Foreword by Françoise Lionnet

Paperback    £9.99
9780953991648 | Published: 2016
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The Folklore of Cornwall

Piskies, mermaids, giants, and a revenant bridegroom: the stuff of legend. In the hands of skilled storytellers – the famed droll tellers of Cornwall – the result was magical. Considered in the context of narratives throughout Northern Europe, enchantment can be understood as well as enjoyed in this new way to look at Cornwall. 10b&w illus.

Hardback    £45.00
9780859894708 | Published: 2018
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9780859895347 | Published: 2018
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9780859894999 | Published: 2018
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The Foraging Spectrum

The author wrote this book to show his archaeology students how dangerous anthropological analogy is and how variable the actual practices of foragers of the recent past and today are. By considering the actual—not imagined—reasons behind diverse behaviour, this book argues for a revision of many archaeological models of prehistory.

Paperback    £29.00
9780975273883 | Published: 2007
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