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Invented Knowledge: False History, Fake Science and Pseudo-Religions
Invented Knowledge: False History, Fake Science and Pseudo-Religions
by Ronald Fritze
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This incredible exploration of the murky world of pseudo-history reveals the mix of proven facts, informed speculation, and pure fiction behind lost continents, ancient super-civilizations, and conspiratorial cover-ups—as well as the... (read more)

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A Brief History of the Masses: Three Revolutions (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Art)
A Brief History of the Masses: Three Revolutions (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Art)
by Stefan Jonsson
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Stefan Jonsson uses three monumental works of art to build a provocative history of popular revolt: Jacques-Louis David's The Tennis Court Oath (1791), James Ensor's Christ's Entry into Brussels in 1889 (1888), and Alfredo Jaar's They Loved It So Much... (read more)

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Great Bastards of History: True and Riveting Accounts of the Most Famous Illegitimate Children Who Went on to Achieve Greatness
Great Bastards of History: True and Riveting Accounts of the Most Famous Illegitimate Children Who Went on to Achieve Greatness
by Jure Fiorillo
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For much of history and across most of the world, being born out of wedlock—a love child, a bastard—was a serious impediment to success. Illegitimate offspring were subject to neglect, abandonment, disinheritance, and social exclusion, and... (read more)

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Class Matters: Early North America and the Atlantic World (Early American Studies)
Class Matters: Early North America and the Atlantic World (Early American Studies)
by Simon Middleton
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As a category of historical analysis, class is dead--or so it has been reported over the past two decades. The contributors to Class Matters contest this demise. Although differing in their approaches, they all agree that socioeconomic inequality remains... (read more)

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Lords of Avaris Uncovering the Legendary Origins of Western Civilisation
Lords of Avaris Uncovering the Legendary Origins of Western Civilisation
by David Rohl
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This is one man's journey in search of the legendary origins of the Western World. From Joshua's Jericho to Romulus' Rome, the true chronicle of our pre-Christian past is uncovered revealing an extraordinary historical picture previously unimagined by... (read more)

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English Church Monuments in the Middle Ages: History and Representation
English Church Monuments in the Middle Ages: History and Representation
by Nigel Saul
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English Church Monuments in the Middle Ages offers a comprehensive survey of English church monuments from the pre-Conquest period to the early sixteenth century. Ground-breaking in its treatment of the subject in an historical context, it explores... (read more)

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The Narcissism of Minor Differences: How America and Europe Are Alike: An Essay in Numbers
The Narcissism of Minor Differences: How America and Europe Are Alike: An Essay in Numbers
by Peter Baldwin
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Conventional wisdom holds that the gulf between Europe and America is wide-and widening further. U.S. opinionmakers regard Americans as tougher and more competitive-from Mars-and the Europeans as softer and unwilling to take risks-from Venus. Europeans... (read more)

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Invented Knowledge: False History, Fake Science and Pseudo-Religions
Invented Knowledge: False History, Fake Science and Pseudo-Religions
by Ronald H Fritze
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This incredible exploration of the murky world of pseudo-history reveals the mix of proven facts, informed speculation, and pure fiction behind lost continents, ancient super-civilizations, and conspiratorial cover-ups—as well as the... (read more)

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Civilization: A New History of the Western World
Civilization: A New History of the Western World
by Roger Osborne
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Ever since the attacks of September 11, 2001, Western leaders have described a world engaged in "a fight for civilization." But what do we mean by civilization? We believe in a Western tradition of freedom that has produced a fulfilling existence for... (read more)

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Aliens in Medieval Law: The Origins of Modern Citizenship (Cambridge Studies in English Legal History)
Aliens in Medieval Law: The Origins of Modern Citizenship (Cambridge Studies in English Legal History)
by Keechang Kim
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In this original reinterpretation of the legal status of foreigners in medieval England, Keechang Kim proposes a radically new understanding of the genesis of the modern legal regime and the important distinction between citizens and noncitizens. Making... (read more)

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Revealing Antiquity #17: Histoires Grecques: Snapshots from Antiquity
Revealing Antiquity #17: Histoires Grecques: Snapshots from Antiquity
by Maurice Sartre
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In a series of brilliant snapshots, each a distinct bit of a larger story, Maurice Sartre's Histoires Grecques spans the grand narrative of Greek culture over a thousand years and a vast expanse of land and sea. From Homer to Damascius, from recent... (read more)

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