The definitive biography of Soviet Jewish dissident writer Vasily Grossman
A practical guide to the stone circles of Britain and Ireland. Completed with 78 beautiful illustrations.
This newly edited version of John Henry Newman's Apologia Pro Vita Sua sheds new light on Newman's celebrated account of his passage from the Church of England to the Roman Catholic Church...
ISBN: 9780300217391 Oprawa: twarda Autor: Christopher Tyerman Wydawnictwo: Yale University Press Ilość stron: 520 Rok wydania: 2019
\"Throughout the Middle Ages crusading was justified żeby religious ideology, but the resulting military campaigns were fueled żeby concrete objectives: land, resources, power, reputation....
Merlin the Magician has remained an enthralling and curious individual since the idea was first invented in the twelfth century in the pages of Geoffrey of Monmouth's "History of the Kings...
ISBN: 9780300243208 Oprawa: miękka Autor: Mark Galeotti Wydawnictwo: Yale University Press Ilość stron: 326 Rok wydania: 2019
The first English-language book to document the men who emerged from the gulags to become Russia's much-feared crime class: the vory v zakone Mark Galeotti is the go-to expert on organized...
This publication is the first of four volumes in the catalogue raisonne of Francis Picabia, one of the most significant, challenging artists of the 20th century. The works in Volume I range from...
An astute, longtime observer of the business world, the founder and former CEO of Vanguard mutual funds explains the failures of the American financial system and the abuses that have plagued it in...
In 1513, when Ponce de Leon stepped ashore on a beach of what is now Florida, Spain gained its first foothold in North America. For the next three hundred years, Spaniards ranged through the...
Mark Wilson Jones explores how the architects of ancient Rome approached design. Drawing on new archaeological discoveries and his own analyses of Roman monuments, the author discusses how the...
An invaluable guide for lovers of classical music designed to enhance their enjoyment of the core orchestral repertoire from 1700 to 1950
One of the most popular Latin texts on the market, Learn to Read Latin focuses on helping school and university students to acquire the skills to read and appreciate the great works of Latin...
This is the most innovative, comprehensive and scholarly bilingual dictionary of Russian idioms available today. It includes close to 14,000 idioms, set expressions and sayings found in...
The updated fifth edition of a widely used introductory Spanish textbook designed specifically for health care professionals
This new volume of Yale French Studies both honors and adds to Edwin M. Duval's scholarship on the history and development of French Renaissance literature.
A long-awaited survey of female Abstract Expressionist artists revealing the richness and lasting influence of their work
An architectural guide to the northern half of Yorkshire, with 120 colour illustrations.
A fierce critique of civil religion as the taproot of America's bid for global hegemony
An essential addition to the Basic Documents of World Politics series, this volume presents the full text of the United Nations Charter and the Statute of the International Court of Justice, as...
Many thousands of people kill themselves every year, and many more are left behind to grieve. Distressing statistics show that suicide rates are rising, and studies confirm that suicide causes more...