The Transformation Of The World

Author: Jürgen Osterhammel
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780691169804
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This is the highly anticipated English edition of the spectacularly successful and critically acclaimed German book, which is also being translated into Chinese, Polish, Russian, and French.

The Transformation Of The World

Author: Jürgen Osterhammel
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400849942
Size: 65.94 MB
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This is the highly anticipated English edition of the spectacularly successful and critically acclaimed German book, which is also being translated into Chinese, Polish, Russian, and French.

Globalization

Author: Jürgen Osterhammel
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691133956
Size: 59.16 MB
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This text makes the case that globalization is not so new after all. "Two German historians have very successfully put the phenomenon of globalization into historical perspective--and they are highly qualified to do so.

The Global Transformation

Author: Barry Buzan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107035570
Size: 40.58 MB
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This book shows how the political, economic, military and cultural revolutions of the nineteenth century shaped modern international relations.

The Monied Metropolis

Author: Sven Beckert
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521524100
Size: 29.24 MB
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This book, first published in 2001, is a comprehensive history of nineteenth-century New York City's powerful economic elite.

The Global Transformation Of Time

Author: Vanessa Ogle
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674737024
Size: 54.44 MB
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Vanessa Ogle’s chronicle of the struggle to standardize clock times and calendars from 1870 to 1950 highlights the many hurdles that proponents of uniformity faced.

Alabama In Africa

Author: Andrew Zimmerman
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691155860
Size: 19.68 MB
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This is a groundbreaking book, one that will have a major impact."--Geoff Eley, University of Michigan "Zimmerman has written a superb book about the transfer of knowledge from North America to Germany to West Africa.

The World In The Long Twentieth Century

Author: Edward Ross Dickinson
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520285557
Size: 11.43 MB
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Moving beyond well-known cultural and political dimensions, this book presents a considerable amount of little-known information—often illustrated through fresh graphic presentations—that offers new ways to integrate this timely history ...

Freaks Of Fortune

Author: Jonathan Levy
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674067207
Size: 64.11 MB
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Until the nineteenth century, “risk” was a specialized term: it was the commodity exchanged in a marine insurance contract. Freaks of Fortune tells how the modern concept of risk emerged in the United States.