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Mechanisms of Loss

Two Novellas

Michel Fais; Translated from the Greek by David Connolly; Foreword by Katerina Schina; Afterword by Vangelis Hatzivasileiou

A duet of provocative novellas that examine contemporary Greek identity, translated by one of the foremost experts in Greek literature From esteemed Greek writer Michel Faïs comes a pair of novellas that...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $26.00

Founding God’s Nation

Reading Exodus

Leon R. Kass

A chapter-by-chapter explanation of the Book of Exodus, revealing its wisdom about nation building and people formation In this long-awaited follow-up to his 2003 book on Genesis, biblical scholar Leon Kass...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, 1733-1795

Light and Flame

Richard Butterwick

A major new assessment of the “vanished kingdom” of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth—one which recognizes its achievements before its destruction Richard Butterwick tells the compelling story of the last...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

Art and Faith

A Theology of Making

Makoto Fujimura; Foreword by N. T. Wright

From a world-renowned painter, an exploration of creativity’s quintessential—and often overlooked—role in the spiritual life Written over thirty years of painting and creating in his studio, this book is...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $26.00

Idi Amin

The Story of Africa's Icon of Evil

Mark Leopold

The first serious full-length biography of modern Africa’s most famous dictator Idi Amin began his career in the British army in colonial Uganda, and worked his way up the ranks before seizing power in a...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

The Global Indies

British Imperial Culture and the Reshaping of the World, 1756-1815

Ashley L. Cohen

A study of British imperialism’s imaginative geography, exploring the pairing of India and the Atlantic, from literature to colonial policy In this lively book, Ashley Cohen reveals how eighteenth-century...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $65.00

Yale French Studies, Number 137/138

North African Poetry in French

Edited by Thomas C. Connolly

Number 137/138 in Yale French Studies, this collection of essays examines poetry in French by authors from across the Maghreb Although in recent years Maghrebi literature written in French has...

January 5, 2021, Paper, $65.00

Nine-Tenths of the Law

Enduring Dispossession in Indonesia

Christian Lund

An exploration of the relationship between possession and legalization across Indonesia, and how people navigate dispossession ?The old aphorism “possession is nine-tenths of the law” is particularly...

January 5, 2021, Paper, $37.50

Rembrandt in Amsterdam

Creativity and Competition

Edited by Stephanie S. Dickey and Jochen Sander; With contributions by Jonathan Bikker, Jan Blanc, Rudi Ekkart and Claire van den Donk, Robert Fucci, Jasper Hillegers, Maarten Prak, Sonia Del Re, Friederike Schutt, and Martin Sonnabend

An in-depth examination of the crucial role that Amsterdam played in Rembrandt’s evolution as an artist Around the age of 25, Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669) moved from his hometown of Leiden to Amsterdam,...

December 15, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00

American Furniture, 1650-1840

Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Alexandra Alevizatos Kirtley

The creation of an American furniture style at a crossroads of transatlantic trade?American Furniture, 1650–1840: Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art is the first publication dedicated to...

December 15, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

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