• All Books

BIC Excellence Award
Filter A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
ALL

Alternative Empires


This is the first book to study representations of the non-Western world in European modernist cinema. In offering new perspectives on the history of Soviet montage cinema and on the British documentary movement, it connects with the growing body of work analysing manifestations of orientalism, Eurocentrism and colonial discourse in the cinema.





Hardback    £75.00
9780859896047 | Published: 2000
Buy this book

Chiefdoms


Study of political evolution viewed in the field of social anthropology. Looks at what is seen as the first major political development in history, when previously separate villages came together in chiefdoms - a notional form of organization where political and economic power is exercised by a single person or group over communities. 10 b&w illus.

 

 




Paperback    £29.00
9780989824989 | Published: 2017
Buy this book

'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
Buy this book

Hardback    £75.00
9780859895453 | Published: 1999
Buy this book

Iberia Protohistory of the Far West of Europe

An innovative view of the last six millennia BCE in the Iberian Peninsula: the last land in Eurasia and the Far West of the Old World. Divided into three parts: the Neolithic and Chalcolithic; the Bronze Age on Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts; and the Iron Age as an affirmation of the urban life that culminated in Romanization. 211 illus. 20 b&w.




Paperback    £15.00
9788492681914 | Published: 2014
Buy this book

Introduction to the Italian Rapier

Internationally renowned swordsman and instructor Devon Boorman demonstrates the fundamentals of Renaissance rapier combat. Practical guide for students from an expert author. Over 500 illustrations. Accompanying DVD to be published December 2018 (ISBN 9781937439071), also available from UEP.

 

 




Paperback    £26.50
9781937439354 | Published: 2018
Buy this book

Mediterranean Urban Culture, 1400-1700


The book, after an Introduction, is divided into three sections: neighbours and neighbourhoods; religion, ethnicity and minority groups; culture, politics and society. The coherence of the collection sets up resonances and comparisons which confirm a considerable unity in the concept of Mediterranean urban culture in its broadest sense.




Hardback    £75.00
9780859895781 | Published: 2000
Buy this book

Pleistocene and Holocene Hunter-Gatherers in Iberia and the Gibraltar Strait

A guide to the early prehistory of the Iberian Peninsula, updated with the basic data furnished by the main sites for human evolution in Spain and Gibraltar. Includes noteworthy information from the key sites: their stratigraphy, the essential discoveries, the research topics and the main archaeological issues. Over 400 illus., most in colour.




Paperback    £23.00
9788492681877 | Published: 2014
Buy this book

Swordplay


Translation of illustrated 1595 Dutch manuscript Schermkunst (Swordplay).  Discusses fencing with single sword, rapier and dagger, rapier and buckler, halberd, and full pike. Translated and contextualised by Reinier van Noort, a respected Dutch swordsman, instructor and researcher. 39 colour illustrations.





Paperback    £29.00
9781937439262 | Published: 2017
Buy this book

Symbolism, Decadence And The Fin De Siècle


This is a comparative and interdisciplinary book exploring a variety of perspectives on the artistic culture of France, and its neighbours, in the period 1870-1914.

 

 




Hardback    £75.00
9780859896467 | Published: 2000
Buy this book

PDF    £75.00
9780859899451 | Published: 2015
Buy this book

SORT BY
Asc Desc  Go

BROWSE BY TITLE
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M N O P Q R
S T U V W X Y Z
ALL

Download Lists

Download Lists
New Titles List
Complete List
Subject Lists

Mailing List

mailing list