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    • Bischof, Günter; Karlhofe, Ferdinand; Williamson Jr., R. Samuel (2014)
      For the past 100 years some of the greatest historians and political scientists of the twentieth century have picked apart, analyzed and reinterpreted this sequence of events taking place within a single month in July/early ...
    • Noronha, Ricardo (2018)
      This book deals with the nationalization of the bank sector in the context of the Portuguese revolutionary process of 1974-75. Based on a vast collection of documentary sources and inspired by a set of theoretical tools ...
    • Alghafal, Suaad (2021)
      This monograph analyses the role of the province of Tripoli, Libya, in the context of German foreign politics with a focus on the period between 1884 and 1918. Suaad Alghafal examines the German military, political and ...
    • Wyndham, Marivic (2007)
      Eleanor Dark (1901-1985) is one of Australia's most celebrated writers of the inter-war years. Born with the twentieth century - a Federation baby - she published ten novels, amongst them one of the best loved Australian ...
    • Meyer, Jessica (2019)
      "An Equal Burden forms the first scholarly study of the Army Medical Services in the First World War to focus on the roles and experiences of the men of the ranks of the Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC). These men, through ...
    • Frey, Felix (2019-07-15)
      Die Halbinsel Kola im Nordwesten Russlands stellte die sowjetische Verwaltung vor ein Energieproblem. Kola war zwar reich an Bodenschätzen, verfügte jedoch über keine fossilen Brennstoffe. Wie die Region mit Energie zu ...
    • Halter, Nicholas (2021)
      This book offers a wide-ranging survey of Australian engagement with the Pacific Islands in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Through over 100 hitherto largely unexplored accounts of travel, the author explores how ...
    • Bischof, Günter; Karlhofer, Ferdinand (2013)
      "In the past quarter century we have moved from the Cold War to the Post-Cold War era in Austria, Europe and the world at large. Yet relatively little assessment is available what the change from the Cold War to the Post-Cold ...
    • Alker-Windbichler, Stefan; Köstner-Pemsel, Christina; Stumpf, Markus (2019-09-30)
      Das Schicksal von in der NS-Zeit entzogenem Kulturgut ist seit den 1990er Jahren verstärkt Gegenstand von Provenienzforschung. Dieser Band vereint neueste Erkenntnisse der Provenienzforschung in Bibliotheken und liefert ...
    • Kurihara, Sadako (2020)
      Kurihara Sadako was born in Hiroshima in 1913, and she was there on August 6, 1945. Already a poet before she experienced the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, she used her poetic talents to describe the blast and its aftermath. ...
    • Berridge, W. J. (2015-01-29)
      In the wake of the protests that toppled regimes across the Middle East in 2011, Sudanese activists and writers have proudly cited their very own ‘Arab Springs’ of 1964 and 1985, which overthrew the country’s first two ...
    • Wetzell, Richard F. (2014-05-01)
      The history of criminal justice in modern Germany has become a vibrant field of research, as demonstrated in this volume. Following an introductory survey, the twelve chapters examine major topics in the history of crime ...
    • Holbraad, Carsten (2017)
      For five years during World War II, Denmark was occupied by Germany. While the Danish reaction to this period of its history has been extensively discussed in Danish-language publications, it has not until now received a ...
    • Hughes, Brian (2017-01-27)
      This book examines the grass-roots relationship between the Irish Republican Army (IRA) and the civilian population during the Irish Revolution. It is primarily concerned with the attempts of the militant revolutionaries ...
    • Moser, Karin (2019)
      Filmed commercials are part of the culture of remembrance and of corporate and film history. When did this form of advertising begin? Who were the first sponsors and were advertising films made differently at that time ...
    • Huber, Marie (2020)
      Seven Ethiopian heritage sites were among the first sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List – a stunning number for an African country at the time and the product of extended international technical assistance and tourism ...
    • Weber, Florian (2016)
      Abstract in English* The promise of America Swiss foreign policy amidst the economic warfare of 1917-18 The book tells the dramatic history of the final two years of World War I, during which Switzerland was in between ...
    • Fehr, Sandro (2015)
      Developing the third dimension. The origins and evolution of civilian aviation infrastructure in Switzer-land, 1909-1990 Why is Switzerland’s biggest airport today located at Zurich-Kloten? What role has airplane noise ...
    • Scharr, Kut; Barth-Scalmani, Gunda (2019)
    • Aichner, Christof (2018-09-10)
      Im Jahr 1854 empfingen die Innsbrucker Studenten den Minister für Kultus und Unterricht Leo Thun-Hohenstein bei seiner Ankunft in Innsbruck mit einem großen Fackelumzug und huldigten dem Minister mit selbstgedichteten ...