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Product Description: An emphasis on global structures and forces tends to privilege elites and their accomplishments, especially in the grand narratives of student textbooks. This book is an antidote to such studies and places 'ordinary' people and subordinated subjects at the heart of its analysis, arguing that disruption and dissent are overlooked agents of historical change...read more

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9781472587640 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 2, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: An emphasis on global structures and forces tends to privilege elites and their accomplishments, especially in the grand narratives of student textbooks.

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9781472587633 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 2, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: An emphasis on global structures and forces tends to privilege elites and their accomplishments, especially in the grand narratives of student textbooks.

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Product Description: Appointed Commander of the Emperor's Army of Sangrel, Wa-Ka-Mo-Do of Ko tries to establish relations between the existing robot population and the humans who have recently arrived on Yukawa. On the continent of Shull, Kavan forms the Uncertain Army and is marching to Artemis City...read more

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9780230738614 | Pan Macmillan, June 18, 2010, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: The second novel in the Penrose series continuing from Twisted Metal.

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9781509822645 | Pan Macmillan, February 11, 2016, cover price $24.55 | About this edition: Appointed Commander of the Emperor's Army of Sangrel, Wa-Ka-Mo-Do of Ko tries to establish relations between the existing robot population and the humans who have recently arrived on Yukawa.
9780330478892 | Reprint edition (Pan Macmillan, May 3, 2012), cover price $9.99

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Product Description: Anna is doing her best: there are lots of other seventeen year olds who are living alone in the partially rebuilt ruins of London. She hopes that by keeping things clean and tidy and by studying hard she can keep the dreams away....read more

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9781781083604 | Gardners Books, September 10, 2015, cover price $13.30 | About this edition: Anna is doing her best: there are lots of other seventeen year olds who are living alone in the partially rebuilt ruins of London.
9781781083598 | Solaris, August 25, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The geography-warping invasion that took over London has been defeated, but thousands of Londonders are missing.

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Product Description: Breaking open colonization to reveal tangled cultural and economic networks, Webs of Empire offers new paths into colonial history. Linking Gore and Chicago, Maori and Asia, India and newspapers, whalers and writing, empire building becomes a spreading web of connected places, people, ideas, and trade...read more

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9780774828161 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, April 15, 2014, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Breaking open colonization to reveal tangled cultural and economic networks, Webs of Empire offers new paths into colonial history.

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9780774827690 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, February 12, 2015, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Breaking open colonization to reveal tangled cultural and economic networks, Webs of Empire offers new paths into colonial history.

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Product Description: The first Protestant mission was established in New Zealand in 1814, initiating complex political, cultural, and economic entanglements with Māori. Tony Ballantyne shows how interest in missionary Christianity among influential Māori chiefs had far-reaching consequences for both groups...read more

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9780822358176 | Duke Univ Pr, December 29, 2014, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: The first Protestant mission was established in New Zealand in 1814, initiating complex political, cultural, and economic entanglements with Māori.

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9780822358268 | Duke Univ Pr, December 29, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The first Protestant mission was established in New Zealand in 1814, initiating complex political, cultural, and economic entanglements with Māori.

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Product Description: On a world of intelligent robots who seem to have forgotten their own distant past, it is a time of war as the soldiers of Artemis City set out to conquer everything within range on the continent of Shull, killing or converting every robot they capture to their philosophy, while viewing their own wire-based minds as nothing but metal to be used or recycled for the cause...read more

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9781447281283 | Pan Macmillan, October 9, 2014, cover price $25.35 | About this edition: On a world of intelligent robots who seem to have forgotten their own distant past, it is a time of war as the soldiers of Artemis City set out to conquer everything within range on the continent of Shull, killing or converting every robot they capture to their philosophy, while viewing their own wire-based minds as nothing but metal to be used or recycled for the cause.
9780230738607 | Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, August 27, 2009, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: On a world of intelligent robots who seem to have forgotten their own distant past, it is a time of war as the soldiers of Artemis City set out to conquer everything within range on the continent of Shull, killing or converting every robot they capture to their philosophy, while viewing their own wire-based minds as nothing but metal to be used or recycled for the cause.

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Product Description: A cabinet of magic! A cavalcade of wonder! A collection of stories both strange and wondrous, of tales filled with wild adventure and strange imaginings. Fearsome Magics, the second New Solaris Book of Fantasy, is all these things and more...read more

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9781781082133 | Solaris, October 7, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A cabinet of magic!

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Product Description: In Dream London the city changes a little every night and the people change a little every day. Captain Jim Wedderburn has looks, style and courage by the bucketful. He’s adored by women, respected by men and feared by his enemies...read more

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9781781081747 | Solaris, October 1, 2013, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: In Dream London the city changes a little every night and the people change a little every day.

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Product Description: Between 1870 and 1945, advances in communication and transportation simultaneously expanded and shrank the world. New technologies erased distance and accelerated the global exchange of people, products, and ideas on an unprecedented scale...read more
By Emily S. Rosenberg (editor)

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9780674047211 | Belknap Pr, October 30, 2012, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Between 1870 and 1945, advances in communication and transportation simultaneously expanded and shrank the world.

Helen, a personality construct, awakens to a twenty-third-century society that runs smoothly and peacefully with the aid of Social Care operatives such as Judy 3, while benevolent AIs, under the control of the near mythical Watcher, seem to have solved all humankind's problems, but Helen's new world is threatened by a psychopathic killer and by a menace from beyond the galaxy. Reprint.

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9780230763579 | Pan Macmillan, August 5, 2011, cover price $25.35
9780553589290 | Reprint edition (Spectra, December 26, 2006), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Helen, a personality construct, awakens to a twenty-third-century society that runs smoothly and peacefully with the aid of Social Care operatives such as Judy 3, while benevolent AIs, under the control of the near mythical Watcher, seem to have solved all humankind's problems, but Helen's new world is threatened by a psychopathic killer and by a menace from beyond the galaxy.

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Rescued from a deep space near disaster by mysterious machines owned by DIANA, a commercial organization headquartered on Earth, Judy is sent back to Earth when something strange is found in her genetic code and discovers that she is destined to destroy the Watcher, an omnipotent AI that controls the entire planet. Original.

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9780553589306 | Spectra, May 1, 2007, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Rescued from a deep space near disaster by mysterious machines owned by DIANA, Judy is sent back to Earth when something strange is found in her genetic code and discovers that she is destined to destroy the Watcher, an omnipotent AI that controls the entire planet.

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Product Description: Bringing South Asian and British imperial history together with recent scholarship on transnationalism and postcolonialism, Tony Ballantyne offers a bold reevaluation of constructions of Sikh identity from the late eighteenth century through the early twenty-first...read more

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9780822338093 | Duke Univ Pr, August 30, 2006, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: Bringing South Asian and British imperial history together with recent scholarship on transnationalism and postcolonialism, Tony Ballantyne offers a bold reevaluation of constructions of Sikh identity from the late eighteenth century through the early twenty-first.

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9780822338246 | Duke Univ Pr, August 30, 2006, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Bringing South Asian and British imperial history together with recent scholarship on transnationalism and postcolonialism, Tony Ballantyne offers a bold reevaluation of constructions of Sikh identity from the late eighteenth century through the early twenty-first.

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In the twenty-third century, Herb, a young entrepreneur, returns to the remote planet on which he has been furtively trying to build a city, only to find it a swarming nightmare of self-replicating machinery, in an imaginative speculative novel that explores a future era of conflict between humankind and the artificial intelligences and cities and planets it has carelessly fabricated. Original.

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9780553589283 | Spectra, August 29, 2006, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: In the twenty-third century, Herb, a young entrepreneur, returns to the remote planet on which he has been furtively trying to build a city, only to find it a swarming nightmare of self-replicating machinery, in an imaginative speculative novel that explores a future era of conflict between humankind and the artificial intelligences and cities and planets it has carelessly fabricated.

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Product Description: In this volume, leading historians reflect on writing about New Zealand's past. They also test how that past is investigated and framed. Their essays tell us much about New Zealand's many pasts and how historians have imagined them, and indicate particular concerns with what the country is now and the current role of history as a discipine within our nation...read more
By Tony Ballantyne (editor) and Brian Moloughney (editor)

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9781877372162 | Paul & Co Pub Consortium, May 10, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In this volume, leading historians reflect on writing about New Zealand's past.

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Product Description: New Zealanders have a strong affinity with the land and firm connections are drawn between the land and cultural identity in the economy, in politics and in art. Histories of migration, settlement and environmental adaptation ensure the subject of communities and landscapes is increasingly important in New Zealand studies...read more
By Tony Ballantyne (editor) and Judith A. Bennett (editor)

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9781877372063 | Paul & Co Pub Consortium, May 1, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: New Zealanders have a strong affinity with the land and firm connections are drawn between the land and cultural identity in the economy, in politics and in art.

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Product Description: From portrayals of African women’s bodies in early modern European travel accounts to the relation between celibacy and Indian nationalism to the fate of the Korean “comfort women” forced into prostitution by the occupying Japanese army during the Second World War, the essays collected in Bodies in Contact demonstrate how a focus on the body as a site of cultural encounter provides essential insights into world history...read more
By Tony Ballantyne (editor) and Antoinette Burton (editor)

Hardcover:

9780822334552 | Duke Univ Pr, February 1, 2005, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: From portrayals of African women’s bodies in early modern European travel accounts to the relation between celibacy and Indian nationalism to the fate of the Korean “comfort women” forced into prostitution by the occupying Japanese army during the Second World War, the essays collected in Bodies in Contact demonstrate how a focus on the body as a site of cultural encounter provides essential insights into world history.

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9780822334675 | Duke Univ Pr, February 1, 2005, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: From portrayals of African women’s bodies in early modern European travel accounts to the relation between celibacy and Indian nationalism to the fate of the Korean “comfort women” forced into prostitution by the occupying Japanese army during the Second World War, the essays collected in Bodies in Contact demonstrate how a focus on the body as a site of cultural encounter provides essential insights into world history.

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Product Description: This collection of essays assesses the interrelationship between exploration, empire-building and science in the opening up of the Pacific Ocean by Europeans between the early 16th and mid-19th century. It explores both the role of various sciences in enabling European imperial projects in the region, and how the exploration of the Pacific in turn shaped emergent scientific disciplines and their claims to authority within Europe...read more
By Tony Ballantyne (editor)

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9780754635628 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, October 1, 2004, cover price $240.00 | About this edition: This collection of essays assesses the interrelationship between exploration, empire-building and science in the opening up of the Pacific Ocean by Europeans between the early 16th and mid-19th century.

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Product Description: This delightful account, first published in 1845, is a European aristocrat's accurate and perceptive description of braving the dangers and discomfort of travelling through the perilous regions of Kashmir and the Punjab.

Hardcover:

9780195798579 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 4, 2004, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This delightful account, first published in 1845, is a European aristocrat's accurate and perceptive description of braving the dangers and discomfort of travelling through the perilous regions of Kashmir and the Punjab.

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Product Description: This study traces the emergence and dissemination of Aryanism within the British Empire. The idea of an Aryan race became an important feature of imperial culture in the nineteenth century, feeding into debates in Britain, Ireland, India, and the Pacific...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780333963609 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 1, 2002, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: This study traces the emergence and dissemination of Aryanism within the British Empire.

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