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  1. Sapiens

    av Yuval Noah Harari

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-04-30, ISBN 9780099590088
    (13 röster)

    The global phenomenon. The Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller. The New York Times Top Ten Bestseller. Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. Us. We are the most adv...

    113 kr
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  2. The Silk Roads

    av Peter Frankopan

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-06-01, ISBN 9781408839997
    (3 röster)

    A major reassessment of world history in light of the economic and political renaissance in the re-emerging East, as well as a rediscovery of the seductive cities of Samarkand, Bukhara, Isfahan and Constantinople. Now in paperback.

    129 kr
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  3. The Origins of the Modern World

    av Robert B Marks

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-02-05, ISBN 9781442212404

    This clearly written and engrossing book presents a global narrative of the origins of the modern world from 1400 to the present. Unlike most studies, which assume that the "rise of the West" is the story of the coming of the modern worl...

    243 kr
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  4. Empires in World History

    av Jane Burbank, Frederick Cooper

    Häftad, Engelska, 2011-07-05, ISBN 9780691152363
    (2 röster)

    Empires--vast states of territories and peoples united by force and ambition--have dominated the political landscape for more than two millennia. Empires in World History departs from conventional European and nation-centered perspectives to take ...

    258 kr
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  5. The World That Trade Created

    av Steven Topik, Kenneth L Pomeranz

    Häftad, Engelska, 2012-10-15, ISBN 9780765623553

    In a series of brief vignettes the authors bring to life international trade and its actors, and also demonstrate that economic activity cannot be divorced from social and cultural contexts. In the process they make clear that the seemingly modern...

    386 kr
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  6. Civilization

    av Niall Ferguson

    Häftad, Engelska, 2012-05-03, ISBN 9780141044583
    (1 röst)

    In 1412, Europe was a miserable backwater ravaged by plague, bad sanitation and incessant war, while the Orient was home to dazzling civilizations. Yet, somehow, the West came to dominate the Rest for most of the next half millennium. In this vita...

    124 kr
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  7. Age of Anger

    av Pankaj Mishra

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-01-26, ISBN 9780241299395

    Modernity, secularism, development, and progress have long been viewed by the powerful few as benign ideals for the many. Today, however, botched experiments in nation-building, democracy, industrialization and urbanization visibly scar much of th...

    161 kr
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  8. Guns, Germs And Steel

    av Jared M Diamond

    Häftad, Engelska, 1999-01-01, ISBN 9780393317558
    (1 röst)

    Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that ...

    130 kr
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  9. New and Old Wars

    av Mary Kaldor

    Häftad, Engelska, 2012-09-07, ISBN 9780745655635

    Mary Kaldor's New and Old Wars has fundamentally changed the way both scholars and policy-makers understand contemporary war and conflict. In the context of globalization, this path-breaking book has shown that what we think of as war - that is to...

    190 kr
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  10. Bad Girls Throughout History

    av Ann Shen

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-09-01, ISBN 9781452153933

    Aphra Behn, first female professional writer. Sojourner Truth, activist and abolitionist. Ada Lovelace, first computer programmer. Marie Curie, first woman to win the Nobel Prize. Joan Jett, godmother of punk. The 100 revolutionary women highlight...

    174 kr
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  11. The Human Web

    av J R McNeil, William H McNeill

    Häftad, Engelska, 2004-02-01, ISBN 9780393925685
    (2 röster)

    In their concise overview of global history, the McNeills explore the webs that have drawn humans together in patterns of interaction and exchange, cooperation and competition since earliest times. From the thin, localized webs of early agricultur...

    209 kr
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  12. Postcolonialism: A Very Short Introduction

    av Robert J C Young

    Häftad, Engelska, 2003-06-01, ISBN 9780192801821
    (1 röst)

    An innovative and lively account of both the history and key debates in postcolonialism. Robert Young situates it in a wide cultural context, discussing its importance as an historical condition, and as a means of changing the way that we think ab...

    76 kr
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  13. Thank You for Being Late

    av Thomas L Friedman

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-11-22, ISBN 9780241301449

    From the Pulitzer Prize winner and No.1 international bestselling author of The World is Flat, an essential and entertaining field guide to thriving in the twenty-first century. We all sense it - something big is going on. You feel it in your work...

    182 kr
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  14. Guns, Germs and Steel

    av Jared M Diamond

    Häftad, Engelska, 1998-04-01, ISBN 9780099302780
    (1 röst)

    This work abandons the conventional distinctions between history and science. Diamond focuses on what ancient people were endowed with in the way of land, animals and plants, and on the confrontations between less and more advanced people to see h...

    124 kr
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  15. Stora Döden : Den Värsta Katastrof Som Drabbat Europa

    av Dick Harrison

    Pocket, Svenska, 2002-06-01, ISBN 9789173248525
    (4 röster)

    Den medeltida pestepidemin, digerdöden, slukade proportionellt sett fler människoliv än någon annan historisk katastrof. För 1300-talets människor, bedövade av epidemins omfattning, var den helt enkelt "stora döden". Dick Harrisons mäktiga krönika...

    49 kr
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  16. The Transformation of the World

    av Jurgen Osterhammel

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-10-02, ISBN 9780691169804

    A monumental history of the nineteenth century, The Transformation of the World offers a panoramic and multifaceted portrait of a world in transition. Jurgen Osterhammel, an eminent scholar who has been called the Braudel of the nineteenth century...

    258 kr
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  17. The Uses and Abuses of History

    av Professor Margaret MacMillan

    Häftad, Engelska, 2010-04-01, ISBN 9781846682100
    (1 röst)

    The past is capricious enough to support every stance - no matter how questionable. In 2002, the Bush administration decided that dealing with Saddam Hussein was like appeasing Hitler or Mussolini, and promptly invaded Iraq. Were they wrong to loo...

    108 kr
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  18. 50 ledare som förändrade historien

    av Charles Phillips

    Inbunden, Svenska, 2015-10-26, ISBN 9789163611575

    Historiens gång har formats av ett stort antal inflytelserika ledargestalter män och kvinnor som med stora visioner och stark passion har genomdrivit innovationer inom politik, religion, kultur och konst. I denna boks insiktsfulla och engagerande ...

    109 kr
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  19. A History of the Global Economy

    av Joerg Baten

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-03-10, ISBN 9781107507180

    Why are some parts of the world poor today, while others are rich? At which point in time did they diverge, and what were the reasons? These core questions are addressed in a concise and accessible introduction to global economic development since...

    299 kr
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  20. Blitzed

    av Norman Ohler

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-10-06, ISBN 9780241256992

    GUARDIAN BOOKS OF THE YEAR 2016 'The most brilliant and fascinating book I have read in my entire life' Dan Snow 'Blitzed is making me rethink everything I've ever seen and read about WWII...terrific!' Douglas Coupland 'A huge contribution...remar...

    208 kr
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  21. Debriefing the President

    av John Nixon

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-12-29, ISBN 9780593077788

    Set for release on the 10th anniversary of Saddam Hussein's execution, a riveting, revealing and news-making account of the CIA's interrogation of Saddam, written by the CIA agent who conducted the questioning. In December 2003, after one of the l...

    182 kr
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  22. The Cold War

    av John Lewis Gaddis

    Häftad, Engelska, 2007-01-01, ISBN 9780141025322
    (2 röster)

    A brilliantly arresting historical work, John Lewis Gaddis's The Cold War takes us as never before to the time when the world stood on the brink of destruction. In 1945 war came to an end. But a whole new terror was only just beginning...Here is t...

    115 kr
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  23. Globalization in World History

    av Peter N Stearns

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-07-21, ISBN 9781138674295

    In this revised edition of Globalization in World History, Peter Stearns explores the roots of contemporary globalization, examining shifts in the global flow of people, goods and ideas as early as 1000 CE. Exploring how four moments in history ha...

    428 kr
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  24. The Sleepwalkers

    av Christopher Clark

    Häftad, Engelska, 2013-07-04, ISBN 9780141027821
    (11 röster)

    The moments that it took Gavrilo Princip to step forward to the stalled car and shoot dead Franz Ferdinand and his wife were perhaps the most fateful of the modern era. An act of terrorism of staggering efficiency, it fulfilled its every aim: it w...

    124 kr
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  25. The Viking World

    av Stefan Brink, Neil Price

    Häftad, Engelska, 2011-08-09, ISBN 9780415692625
    (1 röst)

    Filling a gap in the literature for an academically oriented volume on the Viking period, this unique book is a one-stop authoritative introduction to all the latest research in the field. Bringing together today's leading scholars, both establish...

    470 kr
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  26. Keeping Their Marbles

    av Tiffany Jenkins

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-02-25, ISBN 9780199657599

    The story of how the museums of the West acquired the treasures of antiquity, from the Benin Bronzes to the Bust of Nefertiti - and why they should not be returned to the lands from which they came.

    256 kr
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  27. Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts

    av Christopher De Hamel

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-09-22, ISBN 9780241003046

    'An endlessly fascinating and enjoyable book' Neil MacGregor 'Full of delights' Tom Stoppard An extraordinary exploration of the medieval world - the most beguiling history book of the year This is a book about why medieval manuscripts matter. Com...

    306 kr
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  28. Globalization

    av Jurgen Osterhammel, Niels P Petersson

    Häftad, Engelska, 2009-08-03, ISBN 9780691133959

    "Globalization" has become a popular buzzword for explaining today's world. The expression achieved terminological stardom in the 1990s and was soon embraced by the general public and integrated into numerous languages. But is this much-...

    218 kr
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  29. Hope in the Dark

    av Rebecca Solnit

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-07-28, ISBN 9781782119074

    At a time when political, environmental and social gloom can seem overpowering, this remarkable work offers a lucid, affirmative and well-argued case for hope. This exquisite work traces a history of activism and social change over the past five d...

    108 kr
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  30. Antikens historia - Europa i vardande

    av Örjan Wikander, Charlotte Wikander

    Häftad, Svenska, 2003-03-01, ISBN 9789147051830
    (4 röster)

    Antikens historia: Europa i vardande har som syfte att förmedla en helhetsbild av politisk, social, ekonomisk, kultur- och mentalitetshistoria. Boken täcker såväl en lång tidsperiod, från bronsålder fram till medeltidens början, som ett omfattande...

    338 kr
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