all ebooks in category: Historical Geography eBooks (15)

Shadow Sites: Photography, Archaeology, and the British Landscape 1927-1951
English | ISBN: 0199206325 | 2007 | 336 pages | PDF | 11 MB

In mid-twentieth-century Britain, an archaeological vision of the British landscape reassured and enchanted a number of writers, artists, photographers, and film-makers. From John Piper, Eric …

The Ocean Reader: History, Culture, Politics
English | January 17, 2020 | ISBN: 1478006005, 147800696X | PDF | 552 pages | 46.4 MB

From prehistoric times to the present, the Ocean has been used as a highway for trade, a source of food and resources, and a space …

Lotharingia: A Personal History of Europe's Lost Country
English | April 23rd, 2019 | ISBN: 0374192189 | 528 pages | EPUB | 38.05 MB

Following Germania and Danubia, the third installment in Simon Winder's personal history of Europe In 843 AD, the three surviving grandsons of the great emperor …

Chasing a Dream: The Exploration of the Imaginary Pacific
English | June 9, 2016 | ISBN: 1927262798 | EPUB | 224 pages | 6.4 MB

Early Europeans may have believed the world was flat, but by the Middle Ages there was widespread acceptance that it was, in fact, a globe. …

Spaces of Colonialism: Delhi's Urban Governmentalities
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1405156333 | PDF | pages: 268 | 2.0 mb

Examines the residential, policed, and infrastructural landscapes of New and Old Delhi under British Rule. - The first book of its kind to present a …

Philosophies of Multiculturalism: Beyond Liberalism
2016 | ISBN: 1848936060, 0367264013 | English | 240 pages | PDF | 2 MB

This edited collection offers a comparative approach to the topic of multiculturalism, including different authors with contrasting arguments from different philosophical traditions and ideologies. It …

The Aurelian Wall and the Refashioning of Imperial Rome, AD 271-855
2011 | ISBN: 0521763657, 1107526531 | English | 378 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book explores the relationship between the city of Rome and the Aurelian Wall during the six centuries following its construction in the 270s AD, …

Tide of War: The Impact of Weather on Warfare
English | November 10th, 2018 | ISBN: 1510728198 | 224 pages | EPUB | 0.65 MB

The first comprehensive look at nature's role on military history from the author of A Pestilence on Pennsylvania Avenue. Halley's Comet helped to announce the …

Troubled Geographies
English | EPUB | 13.8 MB

Ireland’s landscape is marked by fault lines of religious, ethnic, and political identity that have shaped its troubled history. Troubled Geographies maps this history by …

The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land (Oxford Illustrated History)
English | December 1st, 2018 | ISBN: 019872439X | 416 pages | EPUB | 12.99 MB

The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land covers the 3,000 years which saw the rise of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam–and relates the familiar stories …