Ashes of Our Fathers Inside the Fall of Nagorno-Karabakh
ISBN: HB: 9781911723578, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
280 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! Vivid reportage from a war at the edge of Europe, between two ancient peoples caught up in great power interests and clashing narratives of home. On 19 September 2023, war broke out once again in Nagorno-Karabakh, a tiny break...
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20.00 GBP
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Crisis of Colonial Anglicanism Empire, Slavery and Revolt in the Church of England
ISBN: HB: 9781911723585, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
352 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! A hard-hitting critique of the Church of England as a social, spiritual and financial driver and beneficiary of the British Empire. This book offers a fresh, bold and unsettling truth: the British Empire and Great Britain are...
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25.00 GBP
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Lithuania A Short History
ISBN: PB: 9781911723608, Hurst Publishers, December 2024
320 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! The first popular history of a small post-Soviet state, and a very old European power. Lithuania is often portrayed as a small nation-state that has survived against the odds of history: together with Estonia and Latvia, it wo...
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18.99 GBP
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Vatican Spies From the Second World War to Pope Francis
ISBN: HB: 9781911723400, Hurst Publishers, December 2024
384 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
For sale in CIS only! A revelatory history of the priests, nuncios and missionaries whose "special operations" have served the Holy See and the 1.3 billion Catholics worldwide. "Officially" the Vatican has no espionage service; but does that mean t...
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Emancipation The Abolition and Aftermath of American Slavery and Russian Serfdom
ISBN: HB: 9780300273663, Yale University Press, November 2024
568 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
In this sequel to his landmark study, historian Peter Kolchin compares the transition to freedom after American emancipation with the Russian Great Reforms. The two largest transitions from unfree to free labor of the many that occurred in Europe a...
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45.00 GBP
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Cadiz The Story of Europe's Oldest City
ISBN: HB: 9781911723615, Hurst Publishers, November 2024
324 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm, 60 illus.
For sale in CIS only! A captivating portrait of an overlooked Andalusian gem. This is the tale of Western Europe's oldest continuously inhabited city, a 3,000-year history of war and seafaring, culture and commerce, liberalism and resistance. Hele...
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Zero Sum The Arc of International Business in Russia
ISBN: HB: 9781911723561, Hurst Publishers, November 2024
352 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! An insider's account of the rise and fall of Western business ventures in post-Soviet Russia. When the hammer and sickle flag came down at the Kremlin at the end of 1991, a feverish new market opened for business: Russia. In 2...
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25.00 GBP
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Oxford's War 1939-1945
ISBN: HB: 9781851246137, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2024
408 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm, 35 colour illus., 10 black&white illus.
An extraordinary account of Oxford's role in the Second World War. Oxford played a unique part in the national endeavor to defend Britain in the Second World War. Thanks to its proximity to London, the city provided an alternative base for civil ser...
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30.00 GBP
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Putin's War on Ukraine Russia's Campaign for Global Counter-Revolution
ISBN: PB: 9781805260158, ISBN: HB: 9781787388512, Hurst Publishers, October 2024
624 pp., 19,8x12,9 cm
For sale in CIS only! Why did Putin invade Ukraine? Eight years after annexing Crimea, Russia embarked on a full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022. Vladimir Putin viewed this attack on a neighbour as a legacy-defining mission, which sought...
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17.99 GBP
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Secrets of a Suitcase The Countess, the Nazis, and Middle Europe's Lost Nobility
ISBN: HB: 9781911723394, Hurst Publishers, October 2024
304 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm, 16 colour illus.
For sale in CIS only! When Pauline Terreehorst bid for a vintage Gucci suitcase at Sotheby's Amsterdam, she had no idea what was inside. After picking up her prize, she found that the case was filled with dresses, fur collars and lace voiles, and ac...
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25.00 GBP
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