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Henry Edwards Huntington: A Biography

by James Thorpe University of California Press
Pub Date:
08/1994
ISBN:
9780520082540
Format:
Hbk 668 pages

A legendary book collector, a connoisseur of fine art, a horticulturist, and a philanthropist, Henry Edwards Huntington is perhaps...

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Feud in the Icelandic Saga

by Jesse L Byock University of California Press
Pub Date:
03/1993
ISBN:
9780520082595
Format:
Pb+ 300 pages

Feud stands at the core of the Old Icelandic sagas. Jesse Byock shows how the dominant concern of medieval Icelandic societythe...

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Complicated War: The Harrowing of Mozambique

by William Finnegan University of California Press
Pub Date:
02/1993
ISBN:
9780520082663
Format:
Pb+ 325 pages

Powerful, instructive, and full of humanity, this book challenges the current understanding of the war that has turned Mozambiquea...

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Thrown Among Strangers: The Making of Mexican Culture in Frontier California

by Douglas Monroy University of California Press
Pub Date:
05/1993
ISBN:
9780520082755
Format:
Pb+ 288 pages

Every California schoolchild's first interaction with history begins with the missions and Indians. It is the pastoralist image,...

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Invention of Argentina

by Nicolas Shumway University of California Press
Pub Date:
03/1993
ISBN:
9780520082847
Format:
Pb+ 352 pages

The nations of Latin America came into being without a strong sense of national purpose and identity. In The Invention of Argentina,...

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Justice at War: The Story of the Japanese-American Internment Cases

by Peter Irons University of California Press
Pub Date:
06/1993
ISBN:
9780520083127
Format:
Pbk 415 pages

Justice at War irrevocably alters the reader's perception of one of the most disturbing events in U.S. historythe internment during...

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New World of the Gothic Fox: Culture and Economy in English and Spanish America

by Claudio Veliz University of California Press
Pub Date:
06/1994
ISBN:
9780520083165
Format:
Hbk 272 pages

Claudio Véliz adopts the provocative metaphor of foxes and hedgehogs that Isaiah Berlin used to describe opposite types of thinkers....

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Hellenistic Settlements in Europe, the Islands, and Asia Minor

by Getzel M Cohen University of California Press
Pub Date:
11/1996
ISBN:
9780520083295
Format:
Hbk 494 pages

This compendium provides historical narratives, detailed references, citations, and commentaries on all the cities founded or...

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Welcoming the Undesirables: Brazil and the Jewish Question

by Jeffrey Lesser University of California Press
Pub Date:
01/1995
ISBN:
9780520084131
Format:
Pb+ 300 pages

Jeffrey Lesser's invaluable book tells the poignant and puzzling story of how earlier this century, in spite of the power of anti-Semitic...

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Setting the Virgin on Fire: Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan Peasants, and the Redemption of the Mexican Revolution

by Marjorie Becker University of California Press
Pub Date:
01/1996
ISBN:
9780520084193
Format:
Pb+ 194 pages

In this beautifully written work, Marjorie Becker reconstructs the cultural encounters which led to Mexico's post-revolutionary...

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Skeptic Among Scholars: August Fruge on University Publishing

by August Fruge University of California Press
Pub Date:
09/1993
ISBN:
9780520084261
Format:
Pb+ 365 pages

When August Frugé joined the University of California Press in 1944, it was part of the University's printing department, publishing...

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Arab World: Society, Culture, and State

by Halim Barakat University of California Press
Pub Date:
10/1993
ISBN:
9780520084278
Format:
Pbk 368 pages

This wide-ranging examination of Arab society and culture offers a unique opportunity to know the Arab world from an Arab point...

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Trial of Madame Caillaux

by Edward Berenson University of California Press
Pub Date:
12/1993
ISBN:
9780520084285
Format:
Pb+ 296 pages

Edward Berenson recounts the trial of Henriette Caillaux, the wife of a powerful French cabinet minister, who murdered her husband's...

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Political Protest and Cultural Revolution: Nonviolent Direct Action in the 1970s and 1980s

by Barbara Epstein University of California Press
Pub Date:
09/1993
ISBN:
9780520084339
Format:
Pb+ 332 pages

From her perspective as both participant and observer, Barbara Epstein examines the nonviolent direct action movement which, inspired...

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Magic Lands: Western Cityscapes and American Culture After 1940

by John M Findlay University of California Press
Pub Date:
09/1993
ISBN:
9780520084353
Format:
Pb+ 394 pages

The American West conjures up images of pastoral tranquility and wide open spaces, but by 1970 the Far West was the most urbanized...

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