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The White Man's Burdens


For the first time, The White Man's Burdens offers a cross-section of British poetry in which the Empire was the burden of the song. The material, much of it previously uncollected, is drawn from a broad cultural spectrum that includes narrative poetry, heroic verse, patriotic ballads, music hall monologues, and poems from Punch.




Paperback    £15.00
9780859894500 | Published: 1996
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9780859894920 | Published: 1996
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White Paradise (English language edition)

The ice is beginning to melt, the icebergs of Greenland are breaking up and the legendary landscape of the Artic, threatened by global warming, is being destroyed. Lavishly illustrated and a moving testimony to the region, those who live there and their demanding way of life. 236 col. photographs. Preface by Claude Lorius, eminent French glaciologist.




Hardback    £55.00
9789607037824 | Published: 2006
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The Wide Lens in Archaeology

Brian Hesse was Professor of Jewish Studies, Anthropology and Ancient Mediterranean Studies at Pennsylvania State University and a leading specialist on ancient animal bones and the zooarchaeology of the Levant.  This volume honours his memory and reflects the wide range of his interests.




Paperback    £53.00
9781937040956 | Published: 2018
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Widening Harvest


This volume brings together papers presented at a conference titled The Neolithic Transition in Europe: Looking Back-Looking Forward, held in Venice in 1998. Eighteen chapters address the origins of agriculture; the Neolithic transition in southern, central, and northern Europe; genetic and linguistic aspects of the Neolithic; and future prospects for research and analysis. 





Paperback    £29.00
9781931909051 | Published: 2003
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Will a Frenchman Fight?


This book describes a campaign of the Hundred Years War in 1380-1 in which a variety of different kinds of combat and different motives for fighting are evident. The campaign itself was a great chevauchée, or raid, by the English through France and though it had its practical goals, it was also a striking illustration of the place of chivalric self-image in shaping warfare. Colour illustrations.





Paperback    £20.00
9781937439170 | Published: 2016
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William Morris


This well illustrated book celebrates every aspect of the wide-ranging achievements of William Morris - writer, designer, cultural critic, revolutionary socialist - with particular emphasis on their relevance to our own times. The book makes available up-to-date Morris scholarship in accessible form.





Hardback    £55.00
9780859895774 | Published: 1999
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A Window on Their World

The Wine of Love and Life


Ibn al-Farid has long been venerated as a Sufi saint and poet whose verse stands as a high point in Arabic poetry. The Wine of Love & Life by Th. Emil Homerin makes available for the first time the full Arabic edition and English translation of al-Qaysaris master-work of Sufi theology.





Hardback    £49.00
9780970819925 | Published: 2005
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With Warp and Weft (English language edition)

The village of Metsovo, in the Greek Pindos mountain range, is famous for uniqueness of its hand-woven textiles.  This book looks in detail at the techniques, history and designs considering their symbolism and continued importance to everyday life. 156 illus. most in colour.  Glossary.




Hardback    £48.00
9789607037787 | Published: 2006
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Women Rabbis

Paperback    £10.00
9780878202140 | Published: 1997
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