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DisorientationsSpanish Colonialism in Africa and the Performance of Identity

Disorientations: Spanish Colonialism in Africa and the Performance of Identity

Susan Martin-Marquez

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300125207
eISBN:
9780300152524
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300125207.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This book explores from a new perspective the fraught processes of Spaniards' efforts to formulate a national identity, from the Enlightenment to the present day. Focusing on the nation's ... More

Divergent Jewish CulturesIsrael and America

Divergent Jewish Cultures: Israel and America

Deborah Dash Moore and S. Ilan Troen (eds)

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300084269
eISBN:
9780300130218
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300084269.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Two creative centers of Jewish life rose to prominence in the twentieth century, one in Israel and the other in the United States. Although Israeli and American Jews share kinship and history drawn ... More

Domestic Subjects

Domestic Subjects

Beth H. Piatote

Ned Blackhawk and Kate Shanley (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300171570
eISBN:
9780300189094
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300171570.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Amid the decline of U.S. military campaigns against Native Americans in the late nineteenth century, assimilation policy arose as the new front in the Indian Wars, with its weapons the deployment of ... More

The Duke's AssassinExile and Death of Lorenzino de' Medici

The Duke's Assassin: Exile and Death of Lorenzino de' Medici

Stefano Dall'Aglio

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300189780
eISBN:
9780300213584
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300189780.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book sheds new light on the notorious Florentine Lorenzino de' Medici (also known as Lorenzaccio) and on two of the most infamous assassinations of Italian Renaissance history. In 1537 Lorenzino ... More

Enemies WithinThe Culture of Conspiracy in Modern America

Enemies Within: The Culture of Conspiracy in Modern America

Robert Alan Goldberg

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300090000
eISBN:
9780300132946
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300090000.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

There is a hunger for conspiracy news in America. Hundreds of Internet websites, magazines, newsletters, even entire publishing houses, disseminate information on invisible enemies and their secret ... More

Engineering CommunismHow Two Americans Spied for Stalin and Founded the Soviet Silicon Valley

Engineering Communism: How Two Americans Spied for Stalin and Founded the Soviet Silicon Valley

Steven T. Usdin

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300108743
eISBN:
9780300127959
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300108743.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book tells the story of Joel Barr and Alfred Sarant, dedicated Communists and members of the Rosenberg spy ring, who stole information from the United States during World War II, which proved ... More

Engines of TruthProducing Veracity in the Victorian Courtroom

Engines of Truth: Producing Veracity in the Victorian Courtroom

Wendie E Schneider

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300125665
eISBN:
9780300216554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300125665.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Engines of Truth explores the history of nineteenth-century British trial procedure from the novel viewpoint of efforts to control perjury. Perjury emerged as an acute problem in the Victorian era: ... More

Enlightenment's FrontierThe Scottish Highlands and the Origins of Environmentalism

Enlightenment's Frontier: The Scottish Highlands and the Origins of Environmentalism

Fredrik Albritton Jonsson

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300162547
eISBN:
9780300163742
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162547.001.0001
Subject:
History, Environmental History

This book investigates the environmental roots of the Scottish Enlightenment. What was the place of the natural world in Adam Smith's famous defense of free trade? The author recovers the forgotten ... More

The Ethiopian RevolutionWar in the Horn of Africa

The Ethiopian Revolution: War in the Horn of Africa

Gebru Tareke

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300141634
eISBN:
9780300156157
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300141634.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This book is the history of the quarter of the century that led up to the American disaster in Somalia. It also describes the rise and fall of the Ethiopian socialist dictator and ruler, Mengistu ... More

Extending the FrontiersEssays on the New Transatlantic Slave Trade Database

Extending the Frontiers: Essays on the New Transatlantic Slave Trade Database

David Eltis and David Richardson (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300134360
eISBN:
9780300151749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300134360.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book examines the various essays based on the transatlantic slave trade database that contains 34,850 voyages, well over half of which contain information which was unavailable in 1999. A ... More

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