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Product Description: What are the origins of the Syrian crisis, and why did no one do anything to stop it?Since the upsurge of the Arab Spring in 2011, the Syrian civil war has claimed in excess of 200,000 lives, with an estimated 8 million Syrians, more than a third of the country’s population, forced to flee their homes...read more
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9781784785161 | Verso Books, March 22, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: What are the origins of the Syrian crisis, and why did no one do anything to stop it?

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Product Description: Ferguson. Tottenham. Clichy-Sous-Bois. Oakland. Within capital’s core, the riot looms increasingly large within the repertoire of struggles. Rather than inchoate spasms or immiserated absence of the revolutionary idea, this book locates the riot within longue durée of capitalist transformation: facts not failures...read more
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9781784780593 | Verso Books, May 3, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Ferguson.

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Product Description: On December 20, 2011, Egyptian women of all ages and backgrounds-urban and rural, working class and upper class-came out in force to Cairo's Tahrir Square in one of the largest uprisings in the country's history. The demonstrators gathered as citizens and likewise as women demanding social change and the right to gender equality...read more
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9780815634614 | Syracuse Univ Pr, April 15, 2016, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: On December 20, 2011, Egyptian women of all ages and backgrounds-urban and rural, working class and upper class-came out in force to Cairo's Tahrir Square in one of the largest uprisings in the country's history.

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9780815634508 | Reprint edition (Syracuse Univ Pr, April 15, 2016), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: On December 20, 2011, Egyptian women of all ages and backgrounds- urban and rural, working class and upper class-came out in force to Cairo's Tahrir Square in one of the largest uprisings in the country's history.

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Product Description: One hundred years ago, during Easter Week, 1916, rebel Irish leaders and their followers staged an armed uprising in the city of Dublin in an attempt to overthrow British rule and create an autonomous Irish republic. One week later, their rebellion ruthlessly quashed by British forces, the surviving insurgents were jailed and many of their leaders quickly executed...read more
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9780268036140 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, March 27, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: One hundred years ago, during Easter Week, 1916, rebel Irish leaders and their followers staged an armed uprising in the city of Dublin in an attempt to overthrow British rule and create an autonomous Irish republic.

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Product Description: While the First, or 'Great', English Civil War of 1642-6 was largely contested at regional and county level, in often hard-fought and long-lasting local campaigns, historians often still continue to dwell on the well-known major battles, such as Edgehill and Naseby, and the prominent national leaders...read more
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9781910777985 | Helion & Co Ltd, March 19, 2016, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: While the First, or 'Great', English Civil War of 1642-6 was largely contested at regional and county level, in often hard-fought and long-lasting local campaigns, historians often still continue to dwell on the well-known major battles, such as Edgehill and Naseby, and the prominent national leaders.

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Product Description: Why Tibetan monks are setting themselves on fireSince the 2008 uprising, nearly 150 Tibetan monks have set fire to themselves in protest at the Chinese occupation of their country. Most have died from their injuries. Author Tsering Woeser is a prominent voice of the Tibetan movement, and one of the few Tibetan authors to write in Chinese...read more
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9781784781538 | Verso Books, January 12, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Why Tibetan monks are setting themselves on fireSince the 2008 uprising, nearly 150 Tibetan monks have set fire to themselves in protest at the Chinese occupation of their country.
9780553252385, titled "The Divine Wind: Japan's Kamikaze Force in World War II" | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, October 1, 1985), cover price $3.50 | also contains The Divine Wind: Japan''s Kamikaze Force in World War II | About this edition: A classic and poignant treatment of Japan's struggle between recognition of the kamikaze's futility and the country's pride in having made the attempt to stem the tide of the American advance in 1944-1945, this account, given by two former Kamikaze pilots, testifies to Japanese perspective of the last days of World War II.

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Product Description: “A valuable book that goes beyond the specifics of one priest’s life to provide insight into the Salvadoran civil war.”—Arthur Leigh Binford, coeditor of Landscapes of Struggle: Politics, Society, and Community in El Salvador   “The fascinating story of Father David Rodríguez sheds light on half a century of El Salvador’s troubled history and helps to understand the impact of liberation theology...read more
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9780813061191 | Univ Pr of Florida, December 8, 2015, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: “A valuable book that goes beyond the specifics of one priest’s life to provide insight into the Salvadoran civil war.

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Product Description: While the revolutions known as the Arab Spring took place across many nations, attention has been disproportionately focused on the North African nations—Libya, Egypt, and Tunisia—while the quieter revolution in Bahrain has been largely ignored...read more
By Marc Owen Jones (editor) and Ala'a Shehabi (editor)
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9781783604340 | 1 edition (Zed Books, November 15, 2015), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: While the revolutions known as the Arab Spring took place across many nations, attention has been disproportionately focused on the North African nations—Libya, Egypt, and Tunisia—while the quieter revolution in Bahrain has been largely ignored.

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9781783604333 | 1 edition (Zed Books, November 15, 2015), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: While the revolutions known as the Arab Spring took place across many nations, attention has been disproportionately focused on the North African nations—Libya, Egypt, and Tunisia—while the quieter revolution in Bahrain has been largely ignored.

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Product Description: Analyzing trends over time and regions, A Guide to Intra-state Wars is the definitive source for understanding the phenomenon of civil war, bringing together an explanation of the theoretical premises driving the Correlates of War Project, along with revisions to categories of, and actors in, civil wars that have been made over the years, and data from the Nations, States and Entities civil war dataset...read more
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9780872897755 | 1 edition (Cq Pr, October 8, 2015), cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Analyzing trends over time and regions, A Guide to Intra-state Wars is the definitive source for understanding the phenomenon of civil war, bringing together an explanation of the theoretical premises driving the Correlates of War Project, along with revisions to categories of, and actors in, civil wars that have been made over the years, and data from the Nations, States and Entities civil war dataset.

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Product Description: For three decades, Sri Lanka’s civil war tore communities apart. In 2009, the Sri Lankan army finally defeated the separatist Tamil Tigers guerrillas in a fierce battle that swept up about 300,000 civilians and killed more than 40,000...read more
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9781781686003 | Verso Books, October 21, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: For three decades, Sri Lanka’s civil war tore communities apart.

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9781781688830 | Verso Books, October 20, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: For three decades, Sri Lanka’s civil war tore communities apart.

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Product Description: It was a story so bizarre it defied belief: in April 1974, twenty-year-old newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst robbed a San Francisco bank in the company of members of the Symbionese Liberation Army—who had kidnapped her a mere nine weeks earlier...read more
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9780226305226 | 1 edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, November 1, 2008), cover price $29.00 | About this edition: It was a story so bizarre it defied belief: in April 1974, twenty-year-old newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst robbed a San Francisco bank in the company of members of the Symbionese Liberation Army—who had kidnapped her a mere nine weeks earlier.

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9780226324326 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 19, 2015, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: It was a story so bizarre it defied belief: in April 1974, twenty-year-old newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst robbed a San Francisco bank in the company of members of the Symbionese Liberation Army—who had kidnapped her a mere nine weeks earlier.
9780515125368, titled "Aries 2000 Total Horoscopes: Mar 21 - Arp 20" | Jove Pubns, July 1, 1999, cover price $5.99 | also contains Aries 2000 Total Horoscopes: Mar 21 - Arp 20 | About this edition: A new year.

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Product Description: While the Arab people took center stage in the Arab Spring protests, academic studies have focused more on structural factors to understand the limitations of these popular uprisings. This book analyzes the role and complexities of popular agency in the Arab Spring through the framework of contentious politics and social movement theory...read more
By Fawaz A. Gerges (editor)
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9781137537218 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 13, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: While the Arab people took center stage in the Arab Spring protests, academic studies have focused more on structural factors to understand the limitations of these popular uprisings.

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9781137537201 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 13, 2015, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: While the Arab people took center stage in the Arab Spring protests, academic studies have focused more on structural factors to understand the limitations of these popular uprisings.

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Product Description: Provides a comprehensive overview of 10 major slave revolts and examines how those uprisings and conspiracies impacted slaveholding colonies and states from 1663 to 1861.Offers an overview of American slave revolts and conspiracies to revoltExplores the context of chronic fear of uprising in slaveholding colonies and states in North America from 1663 to 1861Offers accounts gleaned from primary resources regarding slave leaders and their lieutenants, and of the trials that condemned themDescribes the climate of fear in which slaveholding whites lived, as well as the various social practices and legal statutes they enacted to minimize the risk of slave revoltIncludes a narrative, primary materials, biographics, a chronology, and an annotated bibliography―all of which will be helpful to students writing papers on the topi...read more
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9781610696593 | Abc-Clio Inc, September 22, 2015, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Provides a comprehensive overview of 10 major slave revolts and examines how those uprisings and conspiracies impacted slaveholding colonies and states from 1663 to 1861.

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Product Description: This work is dedicated to detailing the actions in and around Dublin's General Post Office during the Easter Rising in 1916. The building served as headquarters for the Irish Volunteers and the Citizen Army, led by Padraig Pearse and James Connolly, and was shelled in the suppression of the Uprising...read more
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9781848404274 | New Island Books, August 15, 2015, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: This work is dedicated to detailing the actions in and around Dublin's General Post Office during the Easter Rising in 1916.

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Product Description: Christopher Award WinnerLos Angeles Times BestsellerWashington Post Top 100 Books of the Year SelectionA stunning literary survival story of three young Sudanese boys, two brothers and a cousin—hailed by the Los Angeles Times as a “moving, beautifully written account, by turns warm and tender...read more
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9781610395984 | 10 anv edition (Public Affairs, August 11, 2015), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Christopher Award WinnerLos Angeles Times BestsellerWashington Post Top 100 Books of the Year SelectionA stunning literary survival story of three young Sudanese boys, two brothers and a cousin—hailed by the Los Angeles Times as a “moving, beautifully written account, by turns warm and tender.

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Product Description: This in-depth, historical analysis of terrorism investigates the major funding streams of terrorists, insurgents, guerrillas, warlords, militias, and criminal organizations throughout the world as well as the efforts of the international community to thwart their efforts...read more
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9781440831034 | Praeger Pub Text, June 1, 2015, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This in-depth, historical analysis of terrorism investigates the major funding streams of terrorists, insurgents, guerrillas, warlords, militias, and criminal organizations throughout the world as well as the efforts of the international community to thwart their efforts.

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Product Description: This volume documents the Sudanese government’s campaign of genocidal attacks and forced starvation against the people of the Nuba Mountains in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Genocide by Attrition provides powerful insights and analysis of the phenomenon and bears witness to ongoing atrocities...read more
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9781412847506 | Transaction Pub, June 18, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Few people know much about the government of Sudan’s genocidal attack against the people of the Nuba Mountains in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

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9781412856713 | 2 edition (Transaction Pub, June 22, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This volume documents the Sudanese government’s campaign of genocidal attacks and forced starvation against the people of the Nuba Mountains in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

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Product Description: In 1971, Idi Amin Dada, a former officer of the King’s African Rifles and commander of the Ugandan Army, seized power in a military coup in Uganda. Characterized by human rights abuses, political repression, ethnic persecution, extra judicial killings, nepotism, corruption and gross economic mismanagement, Amin’s rule drove thousands into exile...read more
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9781910294550, titled "Wars and Insurgencies of Uganda, 1971-1994" | Helion & Co Ltd, December 19, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In 1971, Idi Amin Dada, a former officer of the King’s African Rifles and commander of the Ugandan Army, seized power in a military coup in Uganda.

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Product Description: On 1 October 1990, hundreds of Banyarawanda militants that served with the Ugandan Army deserted their posts to form the Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) and invade Rwanda. Thus began the Rwandan Civil War, which was to culminate in the famous genocide of nearly one million of Tutsi and moderate Hutus, in 1994...read more
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9781910294567, titled "The Rwandan Patriotic Front, 1990-1994" | Helion & Co Ltd, December 10, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: On 1 October 1990, hundreds of Banyarawanda militants that served with the Ugandan Army deserted their posts to form the Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) and invade Rwanda.

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Product Description: Throughout the late summer and fall of 1786, farmers in central and western Massachusetts organized themselves into armed groups to protest against established authority and aggressive creditors. Calling themselves "regulators" or the "voice of the people," these crowds attempted to pressure the state government to lower taxes and provide relief to debtors by using some of the same methods employed against British authority a decade earlier...read more
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9781421417424 | 1 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, May 18, 2015), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Throughout the late summer and fall of 1786, farmers in central and western Massachusetts organized themselves into armed groups to protest against established authority and aggressive creditors.

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9781421417431 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, May 18, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Throughout the late summer and fall of 1786, farmers in central and western Massachusetts organized themselves into armed groups to protest against established authority and aggressive creditors.

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Product Description: Throughout its history the Irish Republican Movement has been beset by splits. The former paramilitary and author Brendan Behan famously quipped that, 'The first thing on the agenda was always the split.' In this in-depth research Morrison analyses the splits through his extensive range of interviews with leadership and rank and file members of the political and paramilitary wings of the Movement...read more
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9781623568443, titled "The Origins and Rise of Dissident Irish Republicanism: The Role and Impact of Organizational Splits" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 19, 2013, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Throughout its history the Irish Republican Movement has been beset by splits.

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9781501309236, titled "The Origins and Rise of Dissident Irish Republicanism: The role and impact of organizational splits" | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 18, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Throughout its history the Irish Republican Movement has been beset by splits.

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Product Description: After an evening spent drinking with Irish conspirators, an inebriated Owen Connelly confessed to the main colonial administrators in Ireland that a plot was afoot to root out and destroy Ireland's English and Protestant population...read more
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9780861933204 | Royal Historical Society, February 21, 2013, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: After an evening spent drinking with Irish conspirators, an inebriated Owen Connelly confessed to the main colonial administrators in Ireland that a plot was afoot to root out and destroy Ireland's English and Protestant population.

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9780861933365 | Reprint edition (Royal Historical Society, June 18, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: After an evening spent drinking with Irish conspirators, an inebriated Owen Connelly confessed to the main colonial administrators in Ireland that a plot was afoot to root out and destroy Ireland's English and Protestant population.

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Product Description: The Bridge at Andau is James A. Michener at his most gripping. His classic nonfiction account of a doomed uprising is as searing and unforgettable as any of his bestselling novels. For five brief, glorious days in the autumn of 1956, the Hungarian revolution gave its people a glimpse at a different kind of future—until, at four o’clock in the morning on a Sunday in November, the citizens of Budapest awoke to the shattering sound of Russian tanks ravaging their streets...read more
By Steve Berry (introduced by)
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9780812986747 | Reprint edition (Dial Pr, June 9, 2015), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The Bridge at Andau is James A.

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Product Description: Envisioning La Escalera--an underground rebel movement largely composed of Africans living on farms and plantations in rural western Cuba--in the larger context of the long emancipation struggle in Cuba, Aisha Finch demonstrates how organized slave resistance became critical to the unraveling not only of slavery but also of colonial systems of power during the nineteenth century...read more
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9781469622347 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, June 9, 2015, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Envisioning La Escalera--an underground rebel movement largely composed of Africans living on farms and plantations in rural western Cuba--in the larger context of the long emancipation struggle in Cuba, Aisha Finch demonstrates how organized slave resistance became critical to the unraveling not only of slavery but also of colonial systems of power during the nineteenth century.

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Product Description: The violence that has ravaged Algeria has often defied explanation. Regularly invoked in debates about political Islam, transitions to democracy, globalization, and the right of humanitarian interference, Algeria’s tragedy has been reduced to a clash of stereotypes: Islamists vs...read more
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9781859846841 | Verso Books, February 1, 2003, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The violence that has ravaged Algeria has often defied explanation.

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9781859845714, titled "The Battlefield: Algeria 1988-2002: Studies in a Broken Polity" | Reprint edition (Verso Books, March 31, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The violence that has ravaged Algeria has often defied explanation.

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