Ashes of Our Fathers Inside the Fall of Nagorno-Karabakh
ISBN: HB: 9781911723578, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
280 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! Vivid reportage from a war at the edge of Europe, between two ancient peoples caught up in great power interests and clashing narratives of home. On 19 September 2023, war broke out once again in Nagorno-Karabakh, a tiny break...
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20.00 GBP
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Crisis of Colonial Anglicanism Empire, Slavery and Revolt in the Church of England
ISBN: HB: 9781911723585, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
352 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! A hard-hitting critique of the Church of England as a social, spiritual and financial driver and beneficiary of the British Empire. This book offers a fresh, bold and unsettling truth: the British Empire and Great Britain are...
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25.00 GBP
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Iranian Ways of War From Cyrus the Great to Qassam Soleimani
ISBN: HB: 9781787380349, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
320 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! This book traces the long history of Iran's wars, and the evolution of the Islamic Republic's military trajectory since 1979. Ahmed Hashim draws on Farsi, Arabic and European sources to explore Iran's efforts to create modern a...
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30.00 GBP
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Small Wars Too Big to Ignore
ISBN: HB: 9781849040822, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
320 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! The end of the Cold War and the (then) receding threat of global nuclear conflagration were meant to usher in a 'peace dividend': concomitantly warfare would decline as states devoted themselves to making money and providing fo...
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25.00 GBP
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Heaven Does Not Block All Roads A History of Taiwan Through the Life of Huang Chin-tao
ISBN: HB: 9781911723622, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
352 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! A hundred-year history of the challenges and triumphs of contemporary Taiwan, through the inspiring true story of one man who lived through it all. Huang Chin-tao was born in 1926, when Taiwan was still part of the Japanese Em...
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25.00 GBP
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Picking Sides Race, Ethnicity and Recruitment in the Colonial Nigerian Army
ISBN: PB: 9781787388178, Hurst Publishers, January 2025
352 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! Argues that an understanding of the origins of ethnic politics in Nigeria requires a rigorous historical and sociological study of the ethnicisation of the colonial army. Nigeria's colonial history matters. It shaped the desti...
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30.00 GBP
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Lithuania A Short History
ISBN: PB: 9781911723608, Hurst Publishers, December 2024
320 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! The first popular history of a small post-Soviet state, and a very old European power. Lithuania is often portrayed as a small nation-state that has survived against the odds of history: together with Estonia and Latvia, it wo...
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18.99 GBP
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Vatican Spies From the Second World War to Pope Francis
ISBN: HB: 9781911723400, Hurst Publishers, December 2024
384 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
For sale in CIS only! A revelatory history of the priests, nuncios and missionaries whose "special operations" have served the Holy See and the 1.3 billion Catholics worldwide. "Officially" the Vatican has no espionage service; but does that mean t...
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25.00 GBP
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Kingdom of Football Saudi Arabia and the Remaking of World Soccer
ISBN: HB: 9781911723660, Hurst Publishers, December 2024
264 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! A fascinating account of how Saudi Arabia leveraged its massive oil wealth to alter the balance of power in world football. "Kingdom of Football" explores how and why Saudi Arabia burst onto the landscape of world football in...
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20.00 GBP
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Gunpoint Capitalism Enforcing Industrial Order in Karachi
ISBN: HB: 9781911723783, Hurst Publishers, December 2024
384 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm, 15 illus.
For sale in CIS only! Globalised manufacturing, multinational hegemony, street violence and urban securitisation come together in this eye-opening study of Karachi's economic "order". On 11 September 2012, over 250 workers of Ali Enterprises, which...
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45.00 GBP
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