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  1. Cosmopolitanism as an Answer

    Cosmopolitanism as an Answer: Kant’s Philosophy of History [Paperback]

    Sandra Zákutná(Author)


    ISBN: 9788869770883
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Objectivities
    The book focuses on Kant’s philosophy of history as a part of his practical philosophy. It deals with Kant’s interpretation of history that leads to political issues and introduces his project of cosmopolitanism as the... .... Learn More
  2. Super Size Stories

    Super Size Stories: A Critical Approach to TV Series [Paperback]

    Luca Bandirali(Author); Enrico Terrone(Author)


    ISBN: 9788869770968
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Cinema
    This book starts by claiming that the vast amount of narrative time is one of the distinctive features by virtue of which TV series are treated as a self-standing appreciative kind in contemporary culture. We argue that this vast ... .... Learn More
  3. A History of Romania

    A History of Romania: Land, People, Civilization [Paperback]

    Professor Nicolae Iorga(Author); David Prodan(Foreword)


    ISBN: 9781592110148
    Published by : Center for Romanian Studies
    Nicolae Iorga’s A History of Romania: Land, People, Civilization is not a typical historical account of a nation’s past, reciting dates, personalities, and events. Rather, it is an intimate portrait of a land and its pe... .... Learn More
  4. Vrysaki

    Vrysaki: A Neighborhood Lost in Search of the Athenian Agora [Hardback]

    Sylvie Dumont(Author)


    ISBN: 9780876619698
    Published by : American School of Classical Studies at Athens
    Between 1931 and 1939, central Athens was transformed by the expropriation and demolition of the Vrysaki neighborhood at the foot of the Acropolis. In these few years, more than 5,000 inhabitants were displaced and 348 properties w... .... Learn More
  5. Malta in World War II

    Malta in World War II: Contemporary watercolours by Alfred Gerada [Paperback]

    Albert Ganado(Author)


    ISBN: 9789993276166
    Published by : Midsea Books
    A unique collection of watercolors of World War Two in Malta which have never been seen before, executed on site by the Maltese war artist, Alfred Gera. He painted with vigor and enthusiasm capturing the whole gamut of life and ac... .... Learn More
  6. The History of St. Kilda

    The History of St. Kilda [Paperback]

    Kenneth Macaulay(Author)


    ISBN: 9781912476473
    Published by : Origin
    As one of the most remote corners of the British Isles, the island archipelago of St Kilda has long held a fascination for travelers from mainland Britain and beyond. The unique way of life and customs of its inhabitants has genera... .... Learn More
  7. The Drove Roads of Scotland

    The Drove Roads of Scotland [Paperback]

    A.R.B. Haldane(Author)


    ISBN: 9781912476534
    Published by : Origin
    One of the great classics of Scottish history, The Drove Roads of Scotland interweaves folklore, social comment and economic history in a fascinating account of Scotla... .... Learn More
  8. A Natural History of St. Kilda

    A Natural History of St. Kilda [Paperback]

    John Love(Author); David Hamilton(Author)


    ISBN: 9781912476497
    Published by : Origin
    In 1697 Martin Martin, a Gaelic-speaking scholar from Skye, traveled to St Kilda to study the island’s flora and fauna and to learn about the now extinct great auk. Much of the information that he gathered during this expedit... .... Learn More
  9. St Kilda

    St Kilda [Paperback]

    George Seton(Author)


    ISBN: 9781912476466
    Published by : Origin
    The small island archipelago of St Kilda, which rises majestically from the stormy waters of the North Atlantic, has a magic and allure which is both enduring and inexplicable. For centuries, St Kilda’s remoteness (it lies si... .... Learn More
  10. The Lowland Clearances

    The Lowland Clearances: Scotland's Silent Revolution 1760 - 1830 [Paperback]

    Peter Aitchison(Author); Andrew Cassell(Author)


    ISBN: 9781912476855
    Published by : Origin
    The Highland Clearances are a well-documented episode in Scotland’s past but they were not unique. The process began in the Scottish Lowlands nearly a century before, when tens of thousands of people – significantly mor... .... Learn More

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