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The Dead of the Irish Revolution

The Dead of the Irish Revolution

Eunan O'Halpin and Daithi O Corrain

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780300123821
eISBN:
9780300257472
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300123821.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book covers the turbulent period from the 1916 Rising to the Anglo-Irish Treaty of December 1921 — a period which saw the achievement of independence for most of nationalist Ireland and the ... More

The Multifarious Mr. BanksFrom Botany Bay to Kew, The Natural Historian Who Shaped the World

The Multifarious Mr. Banks: From Botany Bay to Kew, The Natural Historian Who Shaped the World

Toby Musgrave

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300223835
eISBN:
9780300252132
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300223835.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

As official botanist on James Cook's first circumnavigation, the longest-serving president of the Royal Society, advisor to King George III, the “father of Australia,” and the man who established Kew ... More

Archipelago of JusticeLaw in France's Early Modern Empire

Archipelago of Justice: Law in France's Early Modern Empire

Laurie M Wood

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780300244007
eISBN:
9780300252385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300244007.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

An examination of France’s Atlantic and Indian Ocean empires through the stories of the little known people who built it. This book is a groundbreaking evaluation of the interwoven trajectories of ... More

Hitler's Jewish RefugeesHope and Anxiety in Portugal

Hitler's Jewish Refugees: Hope and Anxiety in Portugal

Marion Kaplan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780300244250
eISBN:
9780300249507
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300244250.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book describes the experience of Jewish refugees as they fled Hitler to live in limbo in Portugal until they could reach safer havens abroad. As the Nazis launched the Holocaust, Lisbon emerged ... More

Britain and IslamA History from 622 to the Present Day

Britain and Islam: A History from 622 to the Present Day

Martin Pugh

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780300234947
eISBN:
9780300249293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300234947.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In this broad yet sympathetic survey — ranging from the Crusades to the modern day — this book explores the social, political, and cultural encounters between Britain and Islam. The book looks, for ... More

Conscience and ConversionReligious Liberty in Post-Revolutionary France

Conscience and Conversion: Religious Liberty in Post-Revolutionary France

Thomas Kselman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780300226133
eISBN:
9780300235647
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300226133.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores how the French responded to the right of religious choice acquired during the revolutionary era. Religious liberty is usually part of a larger discussion about church-state ... More

Catholics on the BarricadesPoland, France, and "Revolution," 1891-1956

Catholics on the Barricades: Poland, France, and "Revolution," 1891-1956

Piotr H. Kosicki

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300225518
eISBN:
9780300231489
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300225518.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book tells a sweeping story of how Catholics from France and Poland wrestled throughout the first half of the twentieth century with a series of earth-shattering challenges to their worldview: ... More

Hitler's MonstersA Supernatural History of the Third Reich

Hitler's Monsters: A Supernatural History of the Third Reich

Eric Kurlander

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780300189452
eISBN:
9780300190373
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300189452.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book is the definitive history of the supernatural in Nazi Germany, exploring the occult ideas, esoteric sciences, and pagan religions touted by the Third Reich in the service of power. The Nazi ... More

Lions and LambsConflict in Weimar and the Creation of Post-Nazi Germany

Lions and Lambs: Conflict in Weimar and the Creation of Post-Nazi Germany

Noah Benezra Strote

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780300219050
eISBN:
9780300228045
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300219050.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Not long after the horrors of World War II and the Holocaust, Germans rebuilt their shattered country and emerged as one of the leading nations of the Western liberal world. This book analyzes this ... More

Strange BirdThe Albatross Press and the Third Reich

Strange Bird: The Albatross Press and the Third Reich

Michele K. Troy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780300215687
eISBN:
9780300228076
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300215687.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book is about the Albatross Press, a Penguin precursor that entered into an uneasy relationship with the Nazi regime to keep Anglo-American literature alive under fascism. Albatross was, from ... More

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