Everything Is Possible Antifascism and the Left in the Age of Fascism
ISBN: HB: 9780300251173, Yale University Press, February 2023
356 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 10 black&white illus.
The fascinating history of how the antifascist movement of the 1930s created "the left" as we know it today. In the middle years of the Great Depression, the antifascist movement became a global political force, powerfully uniting people from across...
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After Nuremberg American Clemency for Nazi War Criminals
ISBN: HB: 9780300255300, Yale University Press, November 2022
352 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 14 black&white illus.
How the American High Commissioner for Germany set in motion a process that resulted in every non-death-row-inmate walking free after the Nuremberg trials. "After Nuremberg" is about the fleeting nature of American punishment for German war criminal...
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Twilight Struggle What the Cold War Teaches Us about Great-Power Rivalry Today
ISBN: PB: 9780300268058, Yale University Press, November 2022
328 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm
A leading historian's guide to great-power competition, as told through America's successes and failures in the Cold War. America is entering an era of long-term great power competition with China and Russia. In this innovative and illuminating book...
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Adventurers The Improbable Rise of the East India Company: 1550-1650
ISBN: HB: 9780300250725, Yale University Press, October 2022
400 pp., 23.4x15.2 cm, 16 colour illus.
The East India Company was the most powerful commercial enterprise in British history. Yet its speculative, highly risky origins are now all but forgotten. A revolution in commerce during the Tudor period led to a bold search for new forms of investm...
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Transpacific Engagements Trade, Translation, and Visual Culture of Entangled Empires (1565-1898)
ISBN: PB: 9786218028227, ISBN: HB: 9786218028258, Getty Publications, September 2022
320 pp., 30.5x24.1 cm, 124 colour illus.
This wide-ranging collection of scholarly essays explores the hybrid cultures, intellectual clashes, and dynamic exchanges of the transpacific region in the age of imperialism. Between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries, competing European empire...
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Newspaper Axis Six Press Barons Who Enabled Hitler
ISBN: HB: 9780300256420, Yale University Press, April 2022
328 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 9 black&white illus.
How six conservative media moguls hindered America and Britain from entering World War II. As World War II approached, the six most powerful media moguls in America and Britain tried to pressure their countries to ignore the fascist threat. The med...
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Past of Possibilities A History of What Could Have Been
ISBN: HB: 9780300227543, Yale University Press, November 2021
400 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
What if history, as we know it, had run another course? Touching on alternate histories of the future and the past, or uchronias, "A Past of Possibilities" encourages deeper consideration of watershed moments in the course of history. Wide-ranging in...
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Science of Abolition How Slaveholders Became the Enemies of Progress
ISBN: HB: 9780300236804, Yale University Press, July 2021
352 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 10 black&white illus.
In the context of slavery, science is usually associated with slaveholders' scientific justifications of racism. But abolitionists were equally adept at using scientific ideas to discredit slaveholders. Looking beyond the science of race, "The Scien...
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Ever-Changing Past Why All History Is Revisionist History
ISBN: HB: 9780300238457, Yale University Press, May 2021
288 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
History is not, and has never been, inert, certain, merely factual, and beyond reinterpretation. Taking readers from Thucydides to the origin of the French Revolution to the Civil War and beyond, James M. Banner, Jr. explores what historians do and w...
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