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Product Description: An ambitious and engaging narrative survey that charts the history of the world from a political perspective, from 1937 to the post-9/11 era. Providing a wide-ranging assessment of global interactions in peace and war since World War II, Robbins connects the crises, conflicts and accommodations that have brought us to the still-troubled present...read more

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9780333771990 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 22, 2013, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: An ambitious and engaging narrative survey that charts the history of the world from a political perspective, from 1937 to the post-9/11 era.

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9780333772003 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 22, 2013, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: An ambitious and engaging narrative survey that charts the history of the world from a political perspective, from 1937 to the post-9/11 era.

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Product Description: Keith Robbins, building on his previous writing on the modern history of the interlocking but distinctive territories of the British Isles, takes a wide-ranging, innovative and challenging look at the twentieth-century history of the main bodies, at once national and universal, which have collectively constituted the Christian Church...read more

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9780198263715 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 15, 2008, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Keith Robbins, building on his previous writing on the modern history of the interlocking but distinctive territories of the British Isles, takes a wide-ranging, innovative and challenging look at the twentieth-century history of the main bodies, at once national and universal, which have collectively constituted the Christian Church.

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Product Description: Before the last quarter of the eighteenth century there was a remarkably uniform pattern of church-state relationships across Europe. In the course of the nineteenth century this firm alliance broke down. Religious pluralism developed everywhere, requiring church and state to reach fresh solutions...read more
By Keith Robbins (editor)

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9789058678256 | Leuven Univ Pr, January 13, 2011, cover price $89.50 | About this edition: Before the last quarter of the eighteenth century there was a remarkably uniform pattern of church-state relationships across Europe.

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Product Description: Using the Mesoamerican culture as a background for this fictitious adventure, Keith Robbins writes of the struggles and successes in life, the decisions we must take, and how they effect our life on earth and in the hereafter. This is a record of The Great Spirit Kulnik'unen's judgment of Chief Ahaw-Xwinik'ulhoy'nul (Xwinik) of the Mayan K'ulnikp'ipola Tribe...read more

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9781931195164 | Kiwe Pub, July 30, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Using the Mesoamerican culture as a background for this fictitious adventure, Keith Robbins writes of the struggles and successes in life, the decisions we must take, and how they effect our life on earth and in the hereafter.

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Product Description: Britain has played a crucial role in the political evolution of modern Europe, yet it has often been ambivalent about involvement on "the continent": sometimes glad to be part of European civilization, but at other times insular and separate...read more

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9780340577868 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 8, 2005, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Britain has played a crucial role in the political evolution of modern Europe, yet it has often been ambivalent about involvement on "the continent": sometimes glad to be part of European civilization, but at other times insular and separate.

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9780971908482 | Documentary Media Llc, October 4, 2005, cover price $19.95

This comprehensive dictionary of one of the world's greatest conflicts contains over 1,200 entries, combining facts, narrative and analysis, and covers all aspects of history's first global conflict such as :-*Actions from Achi Baba to the Zeebrugge raid, from the Falkland Islands to the Masurian lakes.*Campaigns from the Arab Revolt to Verdun, from East Africa to East Prussia.*Theaters of war from the Baltic to the Balkans, from Africa to the Arctic.*Fighters and commanders from Abdullah ibn Hussein to Sergeant York via Pershing, Pilsudski and Petain.*Forces from the Romanian Navy to the Royal Flying Corps.*Weapons and equipment from balloons and bayonets to Battleships and Big Bertha.*Tactics and strategies from submarine warfare to sniping, from the Schlieffen Plan to strategic bombing, breakthrough and blockade.*Politcs and diplomacy from Wilhelm II to Woodrow Wilson, from the July Crisis to Versailles.*Home Fronts from the Armenian massacres to the Amiens Dispatch, from Albania to Australia, from women to war socialism. (view table of contents)

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9780312129316 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 1, 1996, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: This comprehensive dictionary of one of the world's greatest conflicts contains over 1,200 entries, combining facts, narrative and analysis, and covers all aspects of history's first global conflict such as :-*Actions from Achi Baba to the Zeebrugge raid, from the Falkland Islands to the Masurian lakes.

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9780071540636, titled "Customized Botany" | 2 edition (McGraw-Hill College, January 1, 1998), cover price $59.30 | also contains Customized Botany, Dictionary of the First World War

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Product Description: This comprehensive dictionary of one of the world's greatest conflicts contains over 1,200 entries, combining facts, narrative and analysis, and covers all aspects of history's first global conflict such as :- *Actions from Achi Baba to the Zeebrugge raid, from the Falkland Islands to the Masurian lakes...read more

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9780850529791 | Pen & Sword, July 1, 2003, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: This comprehensive dictionary of one of the world's greatest conflicts contains over 1,200 entries, combining facts, narrative and analysis, and covers all aspects of history's first global conflict such as :- *Actions from Achi Baba to the Zeebrugge raid, from the Falkland Islands to the Masurian lakes.
9780071540636, titled "Customized Botany" | 2 edition (McGraw-Hill College, January 1, 1998), cover price $59.30 | also contains Customized Botany, The Dictionary of the First World War

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Product Description: The 'British Isles' entered the twentieth century as a single state 'Great Britain and Ireland' with a 'British Empire' greater in extent and larger in population than the world had ever seen. The first fifty years saw vast change...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Keith Robbins (editor)

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9780198731955 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, January 30, 2003, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The 'British Isles' entered the twentieth century as a single state 'Great Britain and Ireland' with a 'British Empire' greater in extent and larger in population than the world had ever seen.

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9780198731962 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, January 30, 2003, cover price $50.00

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Product Description: Keith Robbins' accessible and stimulating account of world history since 1945 provides a framework for making sense of the political and social developments of the period. The focus is firmly on global political interaction. The underlying theme of the book is the tension between the world conceived as a unity and as a diversity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780192803146 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, August 22, 2002, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Keith Robbins' accessible and stimulating account of world history since 1945 provides a framework for making sense of the political and social developments of the period.
9780192192349 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 19, 1998, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Keith Robbins account of world history since 1945 provides a framework for making sense of the political and social developments of the period.

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Product Description: Keith Robbins provides an excellent introduction to Winston Churchill's dramatic rise to power and traces the unpredictable way his career moved between triumph and tragedy. Providing a vivid picture of the political landscapes through which he moved, it outlines his career and uncovers what made possible Churchill's leading role in national and world affairs...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780582031371 | Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd, December 1, 1992, cover price $51.25 | About this edition: This series provides critical studies of key political figures in world history since 1500.

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9780582437593 | Taylor & Francis, August 1, 2000, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Keith Robbins provides an excellent introduction to Winston Churchill's dramatic rise to power and traces the unpredictable way his career moved between triumph and tragedy.
9780582031364 | Longman Pub Group, December 1, 1992, cover price $39.80 | About this edition: Churchill's lifetime (1874--1965) spans the climax and disintegration of the British Empire, and his triumphs and tragedies as a statesman are inseparable from those of the nation as a whole.

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Product Description: This work is an exploration of the relationships of the constituent parts of Great Britain, to understand how England, Wales, and Scotland have interacted and influenced each other, and how the modern British policy and its distinctive institutions have emerged amongst them...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780582031388 | Longman Pub Group, January 1, 1998, cover price $95.95 | About this edition: This work is an exploration of the relationships of the constituent parts of Great Britain, to understand how England, Wales, and Scotland have interacted and influenced each other, and how the modern British policy and its distinctive institutions have emerged amongst them.

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9780582031197, titled "Great Britain: Identities, Institutions, and the Idea of Britishness" | Taylor & Francis, January 1, 1998, cover price $77.95 | About this edition: This is a timely exploration of national identity in Great Britain over nine hundred years of history.

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Product Description: Appeasement - the cornerstone of Britain's foreign policy in the decade leading up to World War II - was widely praised in its own time for avoiding the catastrophe of war, but since 1939 has been almost universally condemned. This book seeks to understand the reasons for these contrasting assessments...read more

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9780631203261 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, May 1, 1997), cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Appeasement - the cornerstone of Britain's foreign policy in the decade leading up to World War II - was widely praised in its own time for avoiding the catastrophe of war, but since 1939 has been almost universally condemned.
9780631160137 | Blackwell Pub, March 1, 1988, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Appeasement - the cornerstone of Britain's foreign policy in the decade leading up to World War II - was widely praised in its own time for avoiding the catastrophe of war, but since 1939 has been almost universally condemned.

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Product Description: Containing over 27,000 entries, this unique reference will be absolutely essential for anyone with an interest in Britain in the twentieth century. Accessibly arranged by theme, with introductions to each chapter, a large range of topics is covered...read more

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9780198224969 | Clarendon Pr, August 1, 1996, cover price $345.00 | About this edition: Containing over 27,000 entries, this unique reference will be absolutely essential for anyone with an interest in Britain in the twentieth century.

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Product Description: No amount of foresight could have prepared the world of 1914 for the global effects of the Great War. Millions died, and the patterns of social, economic, and political life throughout the world were irrevocably changed. This A-to-Z dictionary is a uniquely comprehensive work of reference that builds a clear overview of the war and its effects worldwide...read more

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9780333618226 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 1, 1995, cover price $67.50 | also contains The Panic Workbook for Teens: Breaking the Cycle of Fear, Worry, and Panic Attacks | About this edition: No amount of foresight could have prepared the world of 1914 for the global effects of the Great War.

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9780756758325, titled "Macmillan Dictionary of the First World War" | Diane Pub Co, June 1, 1995, cover price $25.00

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Product Description: While nineteenth-century Britain was committed to achieving national integration, it also hoped to maintain regional diversity. Keith Robbins looks at various aspects of life which served to unite or divide the nation, including religion, patterns of eating and drinking, the political system, commercial development, education, language, literature, and music...read more

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9780198205852 | Reprint edition (Clarendon Pr, April 13, 1995), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: While nineteenth-century Britain was committed to achieving national integration, it also hoped to maintain regional diversity.

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Product Description: An updated second edition of a book first published in 1983. Originally stopping in 1975, the book now goes through to 1992, and includes the entire span of the Thatcher years, and the emergence of Europe as a central factor on the national agenda...read more

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9780582096127 | 2 edition (Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd, September 1, 1994), cover price $70.95 | About this edition: An updated second edition of a book first published in 1983.

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9780582096110, titled "The Eclipse of a Great Power: Modern Britain 1870-1992" | 2 edition (Taylor & Francis, September 1, 1994), cover price $70.95

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Product Description: The aspirations of democracy and the requirements of diplomacy have always coexisted uneasily. The politicians discussed in this book, in particular the appreciation of the careers of John Bright and James Bryce, reflect obliquely or directly on the problems of politicians who seek the 'high moral ground' either in domestic or international politics...read more

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9781852851118 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, August 1, 1994, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: The aspirations of democracy and the requirements of diplomacy have always coexisted uneasily.

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Product Description: These essays can all be said, in one way or another, to be concerned with the 'Identity of Britain' in the modern period. In the first group, the author considers how British historians have themselves reflected and shaped the national understanding of the British past...read more

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9781852851019 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 1, 1993, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: These essays can all be said, in one way or another, to be concerned with the 'Identity of Britain' in the modern period.

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Product Description: Protestant evangelicalism has been a major influence in the history of both American and northern European societies; underlying features and phenomena are surveyed.
By Keith Robbins (editor)

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9780631178187 | Ecclesiastical History Society, January 1, 1991, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Protestant evangelicalism has been a major influence in the history of both American and northern European societies; underlying features and phenomena are surveyed.

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Product Description: good clean copy, has some light wear to covers.

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9780853893424 | Inst of Irish Studies, December 15, 1990, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: good clean copy, has some light wear to covers.

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9780312047504 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 1, 1990, cover price $45.00

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Product Description: While nineteenth-century Britain was committed to achieving national integration, it also hoped to maintain regional diversity. Keith Robbins looks at various aspects of life which served to unite or divide the nation, including religion, patterns of eating and drinking, the political system, commercial development, education, language, literature, and music...read more

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9780192851222 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1989, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: While nineteenth-century Britain was committed to achieving national integration, it also hoped to maintain regional diversity.

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Product Description: While 19th-century Britain was committed to achieving national integration, it also hoped to maintain regional diversity. Keith Robbins looks at various aspects of life which served to unite or divide the nation, including religion, patterns of eating and drinking, the political system, commercial development, education, language, literature, and music...read more

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9780198201380 | Clarendon Pr, May 1, 1988, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: While 19th-century Britain was committed to achieving national integration, it also hoped to maintain regional diversity.

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