Global Economic History A Very Short Introduction

Author: Robert C. Allen
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199596654
Size: 15.68 MB
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The gap between the rich and the poor can be vast. Robert C. Allen considers the main factors that contribute to this gap, looking at the interconnections between economic growth, culture, technology, and income distribution.

The Russian Revolution A Very Short Introduction

Author: S. A. Smith
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191578363
Size: 45.65 MB
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ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.

The French Revolution A Very Short Introduction

Author: William Doyle
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
ISBN: 0192853961
Size: 55.12 MB
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'[William Doyle] writes on the French Revolution with more understanding, balance and clarity than any other historian, living or dead.' -Prof. Tim Blanning, University of Cambridge

Nineteenth Century Britain A Very Short Introduction

Author: Christopher Harvie
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191606499
Size: 22.29 MB
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ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.

The Enlightenment

Author: John Robertson
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199591784
Size: 67.50 MB
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ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.

Environmental Politics

Author: Andrew Dobson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199665575
Size: 56.88 MB
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Andrew Dobson explores the various actions, ideas, and dimensions that shape environmental politics - both on a local and global scale - and considers the role it will play in our future.

American History A Very Short Introduction

Author: Paul S. Boyer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199911657
Size: 38.63 MB
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This volume in Oxford's A Very Short Introduction series offers a concise, readable narrative of the vast span of American history, from the earliest human migrations to the early twenty-first century when the United States loomed as a ...

The Cultural Revolution

Author: Richard Curt Kraus
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199740550
Size: 80.17 MB
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Examines the radical Chinese Communist movement called the Cultural Revolution, a period of suppression so controversial in China, that the Chinese government forbids a full investigation into it even 50 years later. Original.