Innovation Bureaucracies Let's Make the State Entrepreneurial
ISBN: HB: 9780300227277, Yale University Press, October 2022
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
The public sector's role in innovation is explored in cogent detail in an important study that reveals the complexities, benefits, and pitfalls of the innovative state in action. The authors, all noted experts in the field, examine the different appr...
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£28,00
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Economic Consequences of the Pandemic
ISBN: HB: 9780300257755, Yale University Press, July 2022
192 pp., 21.6x14 cm
The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the global economy and revealed glaring inadequacies and injustices in many parts of our social and economic systems. The prepandemic world was defined by globalization and the free movement of goods, people, and cap...
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£18,99
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Cairo 1921 Ten Days that Made the Middle East
ISBN: HB: 9780300256741, Yale University Press, June 2022
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 20 black&white illus.
Called by Winston Churchill in 1921, the Cairo Conference set out to redraw the map of the Middle East in the wake of the First World War and the collapse of the Ottoman Empire. The summit established the states of Iraq and Jordan as part of the Sher...
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£20,00
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John Singer Sargent The Complete Paintings Cumulative Index to Volumes I-IX
ISBN: HB: 9780300219203, Yale University Press, March 2022
144 pp., 30.5x24.8 cm, 2 black&white illus.
The cumulative index to "John Singer Sargent: The Complete Paintings" comprises two indexes covering the nine volumes of the complete catalogue raisonne: a comprehensive general index and an index of the titles of all the works by Sargent that have b...
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£45,00
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Masters of Art Degas
ISBN: PB: 9783791387369, Prestel Publishing, March 2022
112 pp., 21x17 cm, 55 colour illus.
Get a glimpse into the life and work of painter, sculptor, and printmaker Edgar Degas, who is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism. Best known for his depictions of young dancers on the stage and in the studio, Degas was an accomplished...
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Masters of Art Holbein
ISBN: PB: 9783791387383, Prestel Publishing, March 2022
112 pp., 21x17 cm, 55 colour illus.
This introduction to the work of the 16th-century master portraitist Hans Holbein the Younger reveals the impressive and surprising scope of his career. 16th-century Europe was a time of unprecedented economic expansion, cross-cultural trade, religi...
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Masters of Art Matisse
ISBN: PB: 9783791387390, Prestel Publishing, March 2022
112 pp., 21x17 cm, 55 colour illus.
This brilliant introduction to Henri Matisse, one of the 20th century's most renowned artists, will help you discover the man, his art and his artistic legacy. From his earliest pointillist-influenced paintings to his mature and playful paper cut-ou...
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Not One Inch America, Russia, and the Making of Post-Cold War Stalemate
ISBN: HB: 9780300259933, Yale University Press, February 2022
568 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 8 maps
Not one inch. With these words, Secretary of State James Baker proposed a hypothetical bargain to Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev after the fall of the Berlin Wall: if you let your part of Germany go, we will move NATO not one inch eastward. Controve...
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£25,00
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Our Common Ground A History of America's Public Lands
ISBN: HB: 9780300235784, Yale University Press, February 2022
736 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 22 black&white illus.
America's public lands include more than 600 million acres of forests, plains, mountains, wetlands, deserts, and shorelines. In this book, John Leshy, a leading expert in public lands policy, discusses the key political decisions that led to this, be...
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£35,00
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Principles and Agents The British Slave Trade and Its Abolition
ISBN: HB: 9780300250435, Yale University Press, February 2022
384 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 1 black&white illus.
Parliament's decision in 1807 to outlaw British slaving was a key moment in modern world history. In this magisterial work, historian David Richardson challenges claims that this event was largely due to the actions of particular individuals and emph...
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