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Product Description: This introductory text is written for students faced with the question "what is history?' Polemical in tone, the book argues against a skills-based approach to history in favour of a methodological one. Drawing widely on developments in philosophy, literary theory, critical theory and politics, Keith Jenkins argues that history must abandon the search for objective truth about the past and come to terms with its own processes of production...read more
By Oskar Niedermayer (editor)

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9780415067782, titled "Re-Thinking History" | Routledge, February 1, 1992, cover price $22.95 | also contains Re-Thinking History | About this edition: This introductory text is written for students faced with the question "what is history?

Presents photographs of and scenes from diners all across the United States

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9780500275832, titled "Diners: People and Places" | Thames & Hudson, April 1, 1990, cover price $15.95 | also contains Diners: People and Places | About this edition: Presents photographs of and scenes from diners all across the United States

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Product Description: Jesus promised his apostles that eh would send to them an advocate, the Holy Spirit, to sanctify and guide the Church which he entrusted to them. This booklet presents very briefly a summary of the major texts of the New Testament in which the Spirit is mentioned.

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9780470219041, titled "Heritage Interpretation: The Visitor Experience" | Belhaven Pr, August 1, 1989, cover price $64.95 | also contains Heritage Interpretation: The Visitor Experience

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9781508539643 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 18, 2015, cover price $5.50 | About this edition: Jesus promised his apostles that eh would send to them an advocate, the Holy Spirit, to sanctify and guide the Church which he entrusted to them.

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Product Description: This is a book for those thousands of family historians who have already made some progress in tracing their family tree and have become interested in the places where their ancestors lived, worked and raised children. It emphasises the diversity and extraordinary complexity of the rural and urban communities in provincial England even before the great changes associated with the Industrial Revolution...read more

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9781138835962 | Reissue edition (Routledge, November 10, 2014), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This is a book for those thousands of family historians who have already made some progress in tracing their family tree and have become interested in the places where their ancestors lived, worked and raised children.
9780582005228 | Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd, May 1, 1987, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: This is a book for those thousands of family historians who have already made some progress in tracing their family tree and have become interested in the places where their ancestors lived, worked and raised children.

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9780582494589 | Routledge, June 8, 1987, cover price $68.95 | About this edition: This is a book for those thousands of family historians who have already made some progress in tracing their family tree and have become interested in the places where their ancestors lived, worked and raised children.

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Product Description: Considered to be the classic introduction to the subject, this third edition has been carefully revised and updated to take account of the developments in the subject, and includes an extensive newly compiled bibliography and twice the number of illustrations as in previous editions...read more

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9781138835924 | Routledge, November 10, 2014, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Considered to be the classic introduction to the subject, this third edition has been carefully revised and updated to take account of the developments in the subject, and includes an extensive newly compiled bibliography and twice the number of illustrations as in previous editions.

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9780582493711 | Taylor & Francis, March 1, 1985, cover price $71.95 | About this edition: Considered to be the classic introduction to the subject, this third edition has been carefully revised and updated to take account of the developments in the subject, and includes an extensive newly compiled bibliography and twice the number of illustrations as in previous editions.

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Product Description: The relationship between philosophy and history has long been a matter of contention. Philosophers have claimed that their pursuit of universal law and eternal verities elevated them beyond historians, who merely dabbled with the vagaries of the particular and the contingent...read more

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9780820308937 | Univ of Georgia Pr, May 1, 1987, cover price $30.00

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9780820338095 | Univ of Georgia Pr, January 1, 2011, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The relationship between philosophy and history has long been a matter of contention.

In the Second Edition of Nearby History, the authors have updated all chapters, introduced information about internet sources and uses of newer technologies, as well as updated the appendices. A comprehensive handbook on investigating the history of your community, family, local institutions, and cultural artifacts, Nearby History guides you in researching the world close at hand. Nearby History provides insights on how to find and use published, unpublished, visual, and material records while also instructing on how to collect information through interviews, connect individual investigations with broader historical issues, and use photographs, documents, and objects in a study. Both professionally trained and self-taught historians will find this work an excellent resource in developing a more comprehensive view of the past. Individual books on Nearby History topics are also available as a part of The Nearby History Series. (view table of contents)

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9780742502703 | 2 sub edition (Altamira Pr, October 1, 2000), cover price $87.50

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9780742502710 | 2 edition (Altamira Pr, September 1, 2000), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In the Second Edition of Nearby History, the authors have updated all chapters, introduced information about internet sources and uses of newer technologies, as well as updated the appendices.
9780761991588 | Reprint edition (Altamira Pr, January 1, 1996), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This book is an excellent resource for students and others who want to find out more about the history of family, community, and material culture.
9780942063073 | Amer Assn for State & Local, September 1, 1990, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive handbook for those interested in investigating the history of communities, families, local institutions, and cultural artifacts, Nearby History helps its readers research the world near at hand.

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Product Description: The windmill is an iconic feature of the western landscape and was just as vital as railroads and horses in the settlement of the West. For ranchers and farmers who had struggled to pump water manually from the ground, the windmill provided an abundance of clean, pure water by tapping effortlessly into the underground supply...read more
By Jack Goddard and David R. Stoecklein (photographer)

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9781935269007 | Western Horseman, August 18, 2009, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The windmill is an iconic feature of the western landscape and was just as vital as railroads and horses in the settlement of the West.

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Product Description: The offer of free farmland after World War II may not have sparked the same stampede that it did in frontier days, but, as Brian Cannon shows in this path-breaking study, postwar homesteading continued to shape the modern West in important ways...read more

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9780700616572 | Univ Pr of Kansas, April 21, 2009, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The offer of free farmland after World War II may not have sparked the same stampede that it did in frontier days, but, as Brian Cannon shows in this path-breaking study, postwar homesteading continued to shape the modern West in important ways.

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Product Description: This beautiful photography book records the work of Alfred Newton, a commercial photographer who was based in Leicester in the late 19th century. Newton was commissioned to record the extension of the Great Central Railway - the last main line - between Nottingham and London in 1894 and 1906, and Sydney Newton, then still a teenager, travelled the route with his camera...read more

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9781850749592 | English Heritage, July 30, 2008, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: This beautiful photography book records the work of Alfred Newton, a commercial photographer who was based in Leicester in the late 19th century.

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Product Description: The Diocese of Birmingham was founded in 1905, after a long campaign by its citizens to separate the rapidly growing industrial city from its parent diocese of Worcester. After a brief introduction to the diocese as it is today, the author examines the development of Christianity in the area from early medieval times, through the troubled period of the Reformation, to the confident flowering of muscular evangelicalism and Anglo-Catholicism in the 19th century...read more

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9781860773419 | Phillimore, February 28, 2008, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The Diocese of Birmingham was founded in 1905, after a long campaign by its citizens to separate the rapidly growing industrial city from its parent diocese of Worcester.

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Product Description: It is a good time for a beginner to find out more about his or her house. Popular television programmes are highlighting the satisfaction that can be gained from investigating the history of houses, and interest in the subject is growing...read more

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9781860774058 | Phillimore, November 30, 2007, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: It is a good time for a beginner to find out more about his or her house.

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Product Description: Celebrated roving correspondent for CBS News Sunday Morning and bestselling author Bill Geist serves up a rollicking look at some small-town Americans and their offbeat ways of life. “In rural Kansas, I asked our motel desk clerk for the name of the best restaurant in the area...read more

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9780767922722 | Broadway Books, May 1, 2007, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The author describes his 5,600-mile RV odyssey across America, along with the eccentric individuals, unusual places, and offbeat celebrations and events he encountered on his journey.

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9780767922739, titled "Way Off the Road: Discovering The Peculiar Charms of Small Town America" | Reprint edition (Broadway Books, May 6, 2008), cover price $13.95 | also contains Way Off the Road: Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small Town America | About this edition: Celebrated roving correspondent for CBS News Sunday Morning and bestselling author Bill Geist serves up a rollicking look at some small-town Americans and their offbeat ways of life.

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9780767927765, titled "Way Off the Road: Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small Town America" | Broadway Books, May 15, 2007, cover price $13.95 | also contains Way Off the Road: Discovering the Peculiar Charms of Small Town America

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Product Description: Defining Memory uses case studies of exhibits from around the country to examine how local museums, defined as museums whose collections are local in scope or whose audiences are primarily local, have both shaped and been shaped by evolving community values and sense of history...read more
By Amy K. Levin (editor)

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9780759110496 | Altamira Pr, March 7, 2007, cover price $88.00 | About this edition: Defining Memory uses case studies of exhibits from around the country to examine how local museums, defined as museums whose collections are local in scope or whose audiences are primarily local, have both shaped and been shaped by evolving community values and sense of history.

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9780759110502 | Altamira Pr, March 7, 2007, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: Defining Memory uses case studies of exhibits from around the country to examine how local museums, defined as museums whose collections are local in scope or whose audiences are primarily local, have both shaped and been shaped by evolving community values and sense of history.

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Product Description: In this attractive new book, the author takes the reader through more than a thousand years of history in two closely related Sussex villages. Beginning in Norman times, the book relates how the feudal system ruled the village. For many centuries, East Preston and Kingston were rural communities tied to their land, with a religion and culture centred on their simple medieval churches...read more

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9781860773846 | Phillimore, February 28, 2007, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: In this attractive new book, the author takes the reader through more than a thousand years of history in two closely related Sussex villages.

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Product Description: Extensive detail on the founding, development, history, and culture of Bristol—a city located on the Tennessee–Virginia state line—is coupled with tourist information on shopping and hotels in this city guide. Arranged in order of importance based on locals' responses, the included information covers the historic backgrounds of Bristol's railroads, cemeteries, and medical services as well as full explanations of the impact of the automobile age and the community's continuing belief in the morals of the masses...read more

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9781570723148 | Overmountain Pr, October 30, 2006, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Extensive detail on the founding, development, history, and culture of Bristol—a city located on the Tennessee–Virginia state line—is coupled with tourist information on shopping and hotels in this city guide.

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Product Description: A rich and varied history and heritage of Killarney Town, Ireland.
By Jim Larner (editor)

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9781903464557 | Collins Pr, April 15, 2006, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: A rich and varied history and heritage of Killarney Town, Ireland.

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Product Description: In this beautifully crafted history, Charles Cooper explores the development of the market town Kingston-near-Lewes, from the time of the Norman conquest to the end of the nineteenth century, examining how its medieval past shaped the borders and boundaries of its present.

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9781845111908 | Tauris Academic Studies, April 18, 2006, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: In this beautifully crafted history, Charles Cooper explores the development of the market town Kingston-near-Lewes, from the time of the Norman conquest to the end of the nineteenth century, examining how its medieval past shaped the borders and boundaries of its present.

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Product Description: The thirteenth volume in this acclaimed paperback series includes articles on Cornish emigration, Cornish literature, the novelist Virginia Woolf, the poet Jack Clemo, Cornish mining history, Cornish folklore, the medieval Cornish-language miracle plays, and William Scawen: the seventeenth-century Cornish patriot and language revivalist...read more
By Philip Payton (editor)

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9780859897716 | Univ of Exeter Pr, December 8, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The thirteenth volume in this acclaimed paperback series includes articles on Cornish emigration, Cornish literature, the novelist Virginia Woolf, the poet Jack Clemo, Cornish mining history, Cornish folklore, the medieval Cornish-language miracle plays, and William Scawen: the seventeenth-century Cornish patriot and language revivalist.

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Product Description: Highams Park lies on the Greenwich Meridian, about ten miles from St Paul's Cathedral, but it is not easy to find it on a map. The old hamlet of Hale End is even more elusive, but is a vital community with its own identity. Early settlers came to the Great Forest of Waltham and, from the Tudor period to the Victorian era, the beautiful forest around Hale End, and its proximity to the City, appealed to Lord Mayors of London and wealthy merchant bankers...read more

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9781860773334 | Phillimore, February 28, 2006, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Highams Park lies on the Greenwich Meridian, about ten miles from St Paul's Cathedral, but it is not easy to find it on a map.

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Product Description: Farnborough is renowned for its International Air Show, but few of the many visitors know how it achieved that fame. A hundred years ago, in 1905, the army moved their Balloon Factory from Aldershot to government land in South Farnborough, beginning an era of experimental flying and research that took Britain to the forefront of aviation development...read more

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9781860773471 | Phillimore, February 28, 2006, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Farnborough is renowned for its International Air Show, but few of the many visitors know how it achieved that fame.

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Product Description: This ground-breaking book maps the impact of medieval sea level rise for the whole of Britains coastline. Incredibly, although the disasters caused by medieval global warming and rising sea levels have been described as among the worst recorded in human history anywhere in the world, until now no attempt has been made to paint a complete picture of this vital element of the nations history...read more

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9781860773440 | Phillimore, January 31, 2006, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This ground-breaking book maps the impact of medieval sea level rise for the whole of Britains coastline.

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Product Description: WOMEN WARRIORS takes the reader back through history and around the world to uncover a clear pattern of women as warriors. It is a fascinating comment on the nature of gender, on the power of the warrior image, and on the image’s source in history.

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9781574881066 | 1 edition (Potomac Books Inc, February 1, 1997), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Recounts the history of warrior queens and women soldiers, pirates, and gangsters in each region of the world from ancient times to the twentieth century

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9781574887266 | Potomac Books Inc, July 10, 2005, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: WOMEN WARRIORS takes the reader back through history and around the world to uncover a clear pattern of women as warriors.
9781574882063 | Reprint edition (Potomac Books Inc, March 1, 2000), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Takes readers through history and around the world to uncover the concept of women as warriors.
9780756756574 | Diane Pub Co, April 1, 1997, cover price $17.00

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