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By Nicholas Atkin

Specialist participants write at the studies of civilians who lived via career and bloodshed within the First global warfare; the Russians who lived or died in the course of the the devastating civil conflict in 1917-1922, top finally to the terrors of Stalinism; the Spaniards of many factions who fought opposed to one another in bloody civil wars; the standard humans of France, Germany, Britain, Italy and different international locations who confronted the difficulty and horrors of the second one global warfare; and the ethnic- and religious-based scuffling with and atrocities, frequently precise at civilians, within the former Yugoslavia from 1991 into the twenty-first century. conscientiously chosen assets for additional examine aid clients locate more information on civilian lifestyles in the course of those events.Expert members write at the stories of civilians within the many wars of twentieth-century Europe. one of the occasions mentioned are the Europeans who lived via profession and bloodshed within the First global conflict; the Russians who lived and died within the devastating civil conflict in 1917-1922, prime finally to the terrors of Stalinism; the Spaniards of many factions who fought opposed to one another in bloody civil wars; the normal humans of France, Germany, Britain, Italy and different international locations who confronted the problem and horrors of the second one global warfare; and the ethnic- and religious-based scuffling with and atrocities, frequently distinct at civilians, within the former Yugoslavia from 1991 into the twenty-first century. conscientiously chosen assets for extra examine aid clients locate additonal info on civilian lifestyles in the course of those events.Chapters together with brilliant bills of civilians' roles and reviews via wars in twentieth-century Europe are supplemented through urged print and on-line assets for extra research, a word list defining vital phrases and ideas, and a timeline placing occasions right into a chronological context.

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Download Metaphern in geopolitischen Diskursen: Raumrepräsentationen by Jan Helmig PDF

By Jan Helmig

Der spatial flip in den Sozialwissenschaften rückt die Bedeutung des Raumes für die examine gesellschaftlicher Beziehungen verstärkt in den Vordergrund. Auf der Grundlage einer konstruktivistischen Politischen Geographie adressiert das vorliegende Buch ein Themengebiet, welches gerade in jüngster Zeit ein erhebliches Medienecho erfahren hat. Die amerikanischen Raketenabwehrprogramme waren und sind Zankapfel nicht nur transatlantischer Sicherheitsbeziehungen, sondern werden immer wieder als Beweis amerikanischer Hegemoniebestrebungen ins Feld geführt. Analysen nähern sich dem Themenkomplex jedoch zumeist aus klassischer Sicht und stellen vor allem militärtechnologische als auch (geo)strategische Überlegungen in den Vordergrund. An dieser Stelle steht jedoch die Verwendung räumlicher Repräsentationsweisen, insbesondere unter Berücksichtigung zentraler verwendeter Metaphern im Vordergrund der Arbeit. Damit wird eine Forschungslücke geschlossen, die nachgerade die Integration von Metaphern als Kernelemente räumlicher Konstruktionsweisen erfordert.

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Download Harn- und Geschlechtsapparat: Erster Teil, Exkretionsapparat by W. v. Möllendorff, R. Schröder PDF

By W. v. Möllendorff, R. Schröder

Dieser Buchtitel ist Teil des Digitalisierungsprojekts Springer publication files mit Publikationen, die seit den Anfängen des Verlags von 1842 erschienen sind. Der Verlag stellt mit diesem Archiv Quellen für die historische wie auch die disziplingeschichtliche Forschung zur Verfügung, die jeweils im historischen Kontext betrachtet werden müssen. Dieser Titel erschien in der Zeit vor 1945 und wird daher in seiner zeittypischen politisch-ideologischen Ausrichtung vom Verlag nicht beworben.

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Download The Congress of Vienna: Power and Politics after Napoleon by Brian E. Vick PDF

By Brian E. Vick

Convened following Napoleon’s defeat in 1814, the Congress of Vienna is remembered as a lot for the pageantry of the royals and elites who amassed there as for the landmark diplomatic agreements they brokered. Historians have however ordinarily disregarded those stunning festivities as window dressing compared to the intense, behind-the-scenes maneuverings of sovereigns and statesmen. Brian Vick reveals this traditional view shortsighted, seeing those as a substitute as interconnected dimensions of politics. reading them jointly yields a extra whole photograph of the way probably the most very important diplomatic summits in historical past controlled to redraw the map of Europe and the overseas approach of the 19th and 20th centuries.

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Download The Medieval Soldier: 15th Century Campaign Life Recreated by Gary Embleton, Gerry Embleton, John Houe PDF

By Gary Embleton, Gerry Embleton, John Houe

In a blinding sequence of a few 270 specifically posed images, the authors recreate the scuffling with males of the excessive center a long time set of their fifteenth century atmosphere. Noblemen and armoured knights, officials and halbardiers, artillery and handgunners, archers and crossbowmen, women and camp-followers are put in practical outside settings and historical interiors in Britain and continental Europe.

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Download Nyambe: Ancestral Vault (A sourcebook for Nyambe)(d20 by Chris Dolunt, Chris Jones PDF

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Download Electronics Demystified: A Self-Teaching Guide by Stan Gibilisco PDF

By Stan Gibilisco

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