Law In America

Author: Lawrence M. Friedman
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 1588362507
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In this trenchant, illuminating book, he distills a lifetime of scholarship and teaching into a concise and provocative explanation of the role that law has played in shaping the distinctive contours of American history and culture.” ...


Author: Richard Pipes
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 1588360962
Size: 75.29 MB
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At its heart, the book is a history of the Soviet Union, the most comprehensive reorganization of human society ever attempted by a nation-state.

Nazism And War

Author: Richard Bessel
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780226780
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A chilling and powerful account of the rise and fall of the Nazis, emphasising their beliefs in race and war which produced the most terrible killing frenzy in the history of humanity As this book shows, Nazi ideology was based on two ...

The Company

Author: John Micklethwait
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 9781588360908
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From the acclaimed authors of A Future Perfect comes the untold story of how the company became the world’s most powerful institution.

Reason In Law

Author: Lief H. Carter
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022632821X
Size: 64.37 MB
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King. Also new to this edition are cases on same-sex marriage, the Voting Rights Act, and the legalization of marijuana. A new appendix explains the historical evolution of legal reasoning and the rule of law in civic life.


Author: Edward J. Larson
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 1588365387
Size: 51.92 MB
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Here are portraits of Cuvier, Lamarck, Darwin, Wallace, Haeckel, Galton, Huxley, Mendel, Morgan, Fisher, Dobzhansky, Watson and Crick, W. D. Hamilton, E. O. Wilson, and many others.


Author: Colin Renfrew
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780225814
Size: 33.48 MB
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The book closes with a fascinating chapter on the transition from Prehistory to History, on early writing systems.


Author: Mark Kurlansky
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407020412
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Following the grand sweep of history from Confucius to Tolstoy, Erasmus to Gandhi, bestselling author Mark Kurlansky traces pacifism and its proponents to show how many modern ideas, a united Europe, the United Nations, and the abolition of ...

The Balkans

Author: Mark Mazower
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 0307431967
Size: 51.22 MB
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The Balkans is a magnificent depiction of a vitally important region, its history and its prospects. From the Hardcover edition.

The Hellenistic Age

Author: Peter Green
Publisher: Modern Library
ISBN: 1588367061
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Predictably, this is a story of war and power-politics, and of the developing fortunes of art, science, and statecraft in the areas where Alexander’s coming disseminated Hellenic culture.