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Stories for the Years

Luigi Pirandello; Translated from the Italian by Virginia Jewiss

Regarded as one of Europe’s great modernists, Pirandello was also a master storyteller, with a remarkable ear for dialogue, a keen sense of the crushing burdens of class, gender, and social conventions, and a fine observer of...

August 5, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

Substate Dictatorship

Networks, Loyalty, and Institutional Change in the Soviet Union

Yoram Gorlizki and Oleg Khlevniuk

How do local leaders govern in a large dictatorship? What resources do they draw on? Building on recent innovations in the theory of dictatorship, this book examines these questions by looking at one of the most important...

August 5, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00


A History of Race and Disease

Arleen Marcia Tuchman

Who is considered most at risk for diabetes, and why? In this thorough, engaging book, historian Arleen Tuchman examines and critiques how these questions have been answered by both the public and medical communities for over...

August 5, 2020, Hardcover, $32.50

Sparta's Second Attic War

The Grand Strategy of Classical Sparta, 446-418 B.C.

Paul A. Rahe

In a continuation of his multi-volume series on ancient Sparta, Paul Rahe narrates the second stage in the six-decade-long, epic struggle between Sparta and Athens that first erupted some seventeen years after their joint...

August 4, 2020, Hardcover, $40.00

The Cost of Free Money

How Unfettered Capital Threatens Our Economic Future

When it comes to the afflictions of the global economy, almost everyone – and especially Donald Trump – is quick to point the finger of blame at the state of international trade. But what about unconstrained capital flows?...

August 4, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

The Crusader Strategy

Defending the Holy Land

Steve Tibble

August 4, 2020, Hardcover, $35.00

Mission France

The True History of the Women of SOE

Kate Vigurs

Formed in 1940, Special Operations Executive was to coordinate Resistance work overseas. The organization’s F section sent more than four hundred agents into France, thirty-nine of whom were women. But while some are widely...

July 28, 2020, Hardcover, $25.00

French Drawings from the Age of Claude, Poussin, Watteau, and Fragonard

Highlights from the Collection of the Harvard Art Museums

Alvin L. Clark Jr.; With an introduction by Edouard Kopp

Dazzling works on paper from a vast and celebrated collection The Harvard Art Museums house one of the most significant collections of works on paper in North America. Among its many strengths are sheets by...

July 28, 2020, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

Peak Pursuits

The Emergence of Mountaineering in the Nineteenth Century

Caroline Schaumann

An interdisciplinary cultural history of exploration and mountaineering in the nineteenth century European forays to mountain summits began in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries with the...

July 28, 2020, Hardcover, $40.00

The Global Reception of Heinrich Wolfflin's Principles of Art History

Studies in the History of Art, Volume 82

Edited by Evonne Levy and Tristan Weddigen

Can the reception of a single, widely disseminated book offer a historical road map for a global art history? This is the question posed by the editors of this volume of essays, which charts the enduring response to the Swiss...

July 28, 2020, Hardcover, $70.00