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The Art of PeacemakingPolitical Essays by István Bibó

The Art of Peacemaking: Political Essays by István Bibó

István Bibó

Iván Z. Dénes (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300203783
eISBN:
9780300210262
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300203783.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

István Bibó (1911–1979) was a Hungarian lawyer, political thinker, prolific essayist, and minister of state for the Hungarian national government during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956. This ... More

Belonging and GenocideHitler's Community, 1918-1945

Belonging and Genocide: Hitler's Community, 1918-1945

Thomas Kühne

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300121865
eISBN:
9780300168570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300121865.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

No one has ever posed a satisfactory explanation for the extreme inhumanity of the Holocaust. What enabled millions of Germans to perpetrate or condone the murder of the Jews? This book offers a ... More

Black SquareMalevich and the Origin of Suprematism

Black Square: Malevich and the Origin of Suprematism

Aleksandra Shatskikh

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300140897
eISBN:
9780300162295
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300140897.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Kazimir Malevich's painting Black Square is one of the twentieth century's emblematic paintings, the visual manifestation of a new period in world artistic culture at its inception. None of ... More

The Collapse of the Spanish Republic, 1933-1936Origins of the Civil War

The Collapse of the Spanish Republic, 1933-1936: Origins of the Civil War

Stanley G. Payne

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110654
eISBN:
9780300130805
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110654.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book, which focuses on the short but crucial period that led to the collapse of the Spanish Republic and set the stage for the ensuing civil war, details the political shifts which occurred from ... More

Diary, 1901-1969

Diary, 1901-1969

Kornei Chukovsky

Elena Chukovskaya and Victor Erlich (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300106114
eISBN:
9780300137972
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300106114.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

A perceptive literary critic, a world-famous writer of witty and playful verses for children, a leading authority on children's linguistic creativity, and a highly skilled translator, Kornei ... More

Farming the Red LandJewish Agricultural Colonization and Local Soviet Power, 1924-1941

Farming the Red Land: Jewish Agricultural Colonization and Local Soviet Power, 1924-1941

Jonathan L. Dekel-Chen

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300103311
eISBN:
9780300133929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300103311.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is the first history of the Jewish agricultural colonies that were established in Crimea and southern Ukraine in 1924 and which, fewer than twenty years later, ended in tragedy. It opens a ... More

Genocide on the Drina River

Genocide on the Drina River

Edina Bećirević

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300192582
eISBN:
9780300206807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300192582.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the genocide committed by Serb forces against Bosnian Muslims during the 1992-1995 war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, drawing on the case studies of seven municipalities in Eastern ... More

Guns and RublesThe Defense Industry in the Stalinist State

Guns and Rubles: The Defense Industry in the Stalinist State

Mark Harrison (ed.)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300125245
eISBN:
9780300151701
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300125245.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

For this book, a team of economists and historians scoured formerly closed Soviet archives to discover how Stalin used rubles to make guns. Focusing on various aspects of the defense industry, a ... More

Holocaust OdysseysThe Jews of Saint-Martin-Vésubie and Their Flight through France and Italy

Holocaust Odysseys: The Jews of Saint-Martin-Vésubie and Their Flight through France and Italy

Susan Zuccotti

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122947
eISBN:
9780300134551
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122947.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book describes the ever-escalating dangers to which Jewish refugees and recent immigrants were subjected in France and Italy as the Holocaust marched forward. It uncovers a grueling yet complex ... More

Italian VeniceA History

Italian Venice: A History

Richard Bosworth

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300193879
eISBN:
9780300210118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300193879.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores Venice—not the glorious Venice of the Venetian Republic, but from the fall of the Republic in 1797 and the Risorgimento up through the present day. The book looks at the glamour ... More

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