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Ranquil

Rural Rebellion, Political Violence, and Historical Memory in Chile

Thomas Miller Klubock

The first major history of Chile’s most significant peasant rebellion and the violent repression that followed In 1934, peasants turned to revolution to overturn Chile’s oligarchic political order and the profound...

January 4, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00

The End of Genetics

Designing Humanity's DNA

David B. Goldstein

An urgent plea for a broader understanding and awareness of the unconsidered dangers of new genetic technologies Since 2010 it has been possible to determine a person’s genetic makeup in a matter of days at an...

January 4, 2022, Hardcover, $27.50

For the Freedom of Zion

The Great Revolt of Jews against Romans, 66–74 CE

Guy MacLean Rogers

A definitive account of the great revolt of Jews against Rome and the destruction of the Jerusalem Temple This deeply researched and insightful book examines the causes, course, and historical significance of the...

January 4, 2022, Hardcover, $37.50

The Wall and the Bridge

Fear and Opportunity in Disruption’s Wake

Glenn Hubbard

An informed argument for an economic policy based on bridges of preparation and adaptation rather than protective walls of protection and exclusion Free-market economists often have noted that there are winners and...

January 4, 2022, Hardcover, $28.00

Campaign of the Century

Kennedy, Nixon, and the Election of 1960

Irwin F. Gellman

Based on massive new research, a compelling and surprising account of the twentieth century's closest election The 1960 presidential election between John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon is one of the most...

January 4, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

Principles and Agents

The British Slave Trade and Its Abolition

David Richardson

A new history of the abolition of the British slave trade Parliament’s decision in 1807 to outlaw British slaving was a key moment in modern world history. In this magisterial work, historian David Richardson...

January 4, 2022, Hardcover, $38.00

Dream-Child

A Life of Charles Lamb

Eric G. Wilson

An in-depth look into the life of Romantic essayist Charles Lamb and the legacy of his work A pioneer of urban Romanticism, essayist Charles Lamb (1775–1834) found inspiration in London’s markets, theaters,...

January 4, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

The One and the Many

The Early History of the Qur'an

Francois Deroche; Translated from the French by Malcolm DeBevoise

A revelatory account of early Islam’s great diversity by the world’s leading scholar of early Qur’anic manuscripts According to Muslim dogma, the recited and written text of the Qur'an as we know it today...

January 4, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

A Biographical Dictionary of British and Irish Engravers, 1714–1820

David Alexander

The first reference work to cover all engravers working on copper in Britain and Ireland 1714–1820 This biographical dictionary of engravers working on copper encompasses both those who produced fine art prints, and...

January 11, 2022, Hardcover, $125.00

Social Fabrics

Inscribed Textiles from Medieval Egyptian Tombs

Edited by Mary McWilliams and Jochen Sokoly

Exploring prize textiles known as tiraz, whose meaning and materiality illuminate the interwoven communities of the medieval Islamic worldSocial Fabrics looks at tiraz—highly prized textiles enhanced with...

January 11, 2022, Paper, $45.00

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