Search Results

51 - 60 of 7816 Results

The Last Shah

America, Iran, and the Fall of the Pahlavi Dynasty

Ray Takeyh

The surprising story of Iran’s transformation from America’s ally in the Middle East into one of its staunchest adversaries Offering a new view of one of America’s most important, infamously strained, and...

January 26, 2021, Hardcover, $32.50

Calculus for Cranks

Nets Hawk Katz

A new approach to the foundations of single variable calculus, based on the introductory course taught at Caltech In mathematics, “cranks” are people who insist they understand something new about math even when the...

January 26, 2021, Paper, $30.00

The World Turned Upside Down

America, China, and the Struggle for Global Leadership

Clyde Prestowitz

An authority on Asia and globalization identifies the challenges China’s growing power poses and how it must be confronted When China joined the World Trade Organization in 2001, most experts expected the...

January 26, 2021, Hardcover, $30.00

Ibsen's Kingdom

The Man and His Works

Evert Sprinchorn

A major biography of one of the most important figures in modern drama, evoked through a biographical reading of his plays Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen achieved unparalleled success in his lifetime and...

January 26, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

Causal Inference

The Mixtape

Scott Cunningham

An accessible and contemporary introduction to the methods for determining cause and effect in the social sciences Causal inference encompasses the tools that allow social scientists to determine what...

January 26, 2021, Paper, $35.00

Goering’s Man in Paris

The Story of a Nazi Art Plunderer and His World

Jonathan Petropoulos

A charged biography of a notorious Nazi art plunderer and his career in the postwar art world Bruno Lohse (1911–2007) was one of the most notorious art plunderers in history. Appointed by Hermann Göring to...

January 26, 2021, Hardcover, $35.00

Object Lessons

The Bauhaus and Harvard

Edited by Laura Muir

A fresh look at the influential pedagogy and practice pioneered by the Bauhaus Founded by architect Walter Gropius (1883–1969) in 1919, the Bauhaus was the 20th century’s most influential school of art,...

January 26, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

Maarten Vanden Eynde

Digging up the Future

Edited by Katerina Gregos; With contributions by Nav Haq and Jan Zalasiewicz

Bringing together works from the past 20 years, this book introduces readers to multidisciplinary Belgian artist Maarten Vanden Eynde Belgian artist Maarten Vanden Eynde (b. 1977) has established a research...

January 19, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

The Bonds of Womanhood

"Woman's Sphere" in New England, 1780-1835

Nancy F. Cott; With a New Preface

This Veritas edition of Nancy Cott’s acclaimed study includes a new introduction by the author, situating the work for a new generation of readers.   “Elegant and convincing. . . . Better than any other work available,

January 19, 2021, Paper, $20.00

National Gallery Technical Bulletin

Volume 41

Series Editor: Marika Spring; With contributions by Paul Ackroyd, Rachel Billinge, Lucy Chiswell, Bart Cornelis, Jill Dunkerton, Catherine Higgitt, Larry Keith, Marta Melchiorre Di Crescenzo, and David Peggie

The annual journal of scientific research from the National Gallery The latest in this annual bulletin based on research carried out at the National Gallery, London, draws on the combined expertise of...

January 19, 2021, Paper, $70.00

Pages