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Product Description: Economic Growth and the Origins of Modern Political Economy addresses the intellectual foundations of modern economic growth and European industrialization. Through an examination both of the roots of European industrialization and of the history of economic ideas, this book presents a uniquely broad examination of the origins of modern political economy...read more

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9781138930407 | Routledge, June 3, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Economic Growth and the Origins of Modern Political Economy addresses the intellectual foundations of modern economic growth and European industrialization.

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Product Description: In this new account of the emergence of a distinctive territorial state in early modern Germany, Robert von Friedeburg examines how the modern notion of state does not rest on the experience of a bureaucratic state-apparatus. It emerged to stabilize monarchy from dynastic insecurity and constrain it to protect the rule of law, subjects, and their lives and property...read more

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9781107111875, titled "Luther's Legacy: The Thirty Years War and the Modern Notion of 'State' in the Empire, 1530s to 1790s" | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 4, 2016, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: In this new account of the emergence of a distinctive territorial state in early modern Germany, Robert von Friedeburg examines how the modern notion of state does not rest on the experience of a bureaucratic state-apparatus.

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9780374227357 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 30, 2014, cover price $35.00

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9780374535629 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 13, 2015), cover price $18.00

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9781491584873 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, November 11, 2014), cover price $14.99

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Product Description: This magisterial study proposes a revised and innovative view of the political history of Renaissance Italy. Drawing on comparative examples from across the peninsula and the kingdoms of Sicily, Sardinia and Corsica, an international team of leading scholars highlights the complexity and variety of the Italian world from the fourteenth to early sixteenth centuries, surveying the mosaic of kingdoms, principalities, signorie and republics against a backdrop of wider political themes common to all types of state in the period...read more
By Isabella Lazzarini (editor)

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9781107010123 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 7, 2012, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: This magisterial study proposes a revised and innovative view of the political history of Renaissance Italy.

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9781107460249 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, November 6, 2014), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: This magisterial study proposes a revised and innovative view of the political history of Renaissance Italy.

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Product Description: Most books about public power and the State deal with their subject from the point of view of legal theory, sociology, or political science. This book offers a fresh reading of the history and institutions, particularly as they have developed in continental Europe and European political and legal science...read more

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9781849466448 | Hart Pub, November 1, 2014, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Most books about public power and the State deal with their subject from the point of view of legal theory, sociology, or political science.

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Product Description: This book is a sweeping historical survey of the origins, development and nature of state power. It demonstrates that Eurasia is home to a dominant tradition of arbitrary rule mediated through military, civil and ecclesiastical servants and a marginal tradition of representative and responsible government through autonomous institutions...read more

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9780415725972 | Routledge, May 19, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book is a sweeping historical survey of the origins, development and nature of state power.

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Product Description: Forty years after its original publication, Lineages of the Absolutist State remains an exemplary achievement in comparative history. Picking up from where its companion volume, Passages from Antiquity to Feudalism, left off, Lineages traces the development of Absolutist states in the early modern period from their roots in European feudalism, and assesses their various trajectories...read more

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9781781680117 | Reprint edition (Verso Books, March 12, 2013), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The political nature of Absolutism has long been a subject of controversy within historical materialism.
9780805270259 | Schocken Books, June 1, 1979, cover price $17.50

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9781781680100 | Reprint edition (Verso Books, March 12, 2013), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Forty years after its original publication, Lineages of the Absolutist State remains an exemplary achievement in comparative history.
9780860917106 | Verso Books, June 1, 1974, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: The history of Ptolemaic Egypt has usually been doubly isolated--separated both from the history of other Hellenistic states and from the history of ancient Egypt. The Last Pharaohs, the first detailed history of Ptolemaic Egypt as a state, departs radically from previous studies by putting the Ptolemaic state firmly in the context of both Hellenistic and Egyptian history...read more

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9780691142623 | Princeton Univ Pr, November 2, 2009, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The history of Ptolemaic Egypt has usually been doubly isolated--separated both from the history of other Hellenistic states and from the history of ancient Egypt.

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9780691156385 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 17, 2012, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: The history of Ptolemaic Egypt has usually been doubly isolated--separated both from the history of other Hellenistic states and from the history of ancient Egypt.

Miscellaneous:

9781400831647 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 21, 2009, cover price $39.50

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Product Description: This book reinterprets the EU using classical and early modern republican political theory. Bypassing the nation-state, it presents a new theory of the creation, change and demise of organizations in world politics. It also argues that the state is a problematic solution to 'state-failure' and explores alternative republican commonwealths...read more

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9780230273559 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 15, 2011, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This book reinterprets the EU using classical and early modern republican political theory.

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Product Description: State Formation in Italy and Greece offers an up-to-date and comprehensive sampler of the current discourse concerning state formation in the central Mediterranean. While comparative approaches to the emergence of political complexity have been applied since the 1950s to Mesopotamia, Mesoamerica, Peru, Egypt and many other contexts, Classical Archaeology as a whole has not played a particularly active role in this debate...read more

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9781842179673 | Oxbow Books Ltd, May 3, 2011, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: State Formation in Italy and Greece offers an up-to-date and comprehensive sampler of the current discourse concerning state formation in the central Mediterranean.

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