The Industrial Revolution A Very Short Introduction

Author: Robert C. Allen
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191016772
Size: 24.72 MB
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Global Economic History A Very Short Introduction

Author: Robert C. Allen
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199596654
Size: 46.83 MB
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The gap between the rich and the poor can be vast. Robert C. Allen considers the main factors that contribute to this gap, looking at the interconnections between economic growth, culture, technology, and income distribution.

Environmental Politics A Very Short Introduction

Author: Andrew Dobson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191643491
Size: 56.77 MB
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The Russian Revolution A Very Short Introduction

Author: S. A. Smith
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191578363
Size: 34.76 MB
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Eighteenth Century Britain A Very Short Introduction

Author: Paul Langford
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780192853998
Size: 31.24 MB
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Part of The Oxford Illustrated History of Britain, this book spans from the aftermath of the Revolution of 1688 to Pitt the Younger's defeat at attempted parliamentary reform.

Nineteenth Century Britain A Very Short Introduction

Author: Christopher Harvie
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
ISBN: 0192853988
Size: 77.15 MB
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The Cultural Revolution

Author: Richard Curt Kraus
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199740550
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Examines the radical Chinese Communist movement called the Cultural Revolution, a period of suppression so controversial in China, that the Chinese government forbids a full investigation into it even 50 years later. Original.

Projects A Very Short Introduction

Author: Andrew Davies
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198727666
Size: 50.69 MB
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"In this Very Short Introduction Andrew Davies looks at how projects have developed since the industrial revolution to create the human-built world in which we live, work, and play.

Socialism A Very Short Introduction

Author: Michael Newman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0192804316
Size: 24.91 MB
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Offering a practical and historical perspective on socialism this work explains the evolution of socialist ideas from the French Revolution, and examines why past attempts to implement socialism might have failed.