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Author: Aleksandr Petrovich Kazhdan
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: twelfth, centuries, eleventh, culture, byzantine, change
Number of Pages: 352
Published: 1985
ISBN-10: 0520051297
ISBN-13: 9780520051294

Byzantium, that dark sphere on the periphery of medieval Europe, is commonly regarded as the immutable residue of Rome's decline. In this highly original and provocative work, Alexander Kazhdan and Ann Wharton Epstein revise this traditional image by documenting the dynamic social changes that occurred during the eleventh and twelfth centuries.
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Author: Charles Lipson
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: nineteenth, twentieth, centuries, capital, foreign, guard, protecting, standing
Number of Pages: 356
Published: 1985
ISBN-10: 0520053273
ISBN-13: 9780520053274

Foreign investors are drawn abroad by the lure of profits, but they also face significant risks. Standing Guard examines how investors have coped with these risks and protected their capital abroad in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Foreign investors are drawn abroad by the lure of profits, but they also face significant risks. Standing Guard examines how investors have coped with these risks and protected their capital abroad in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
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Author: Joseph Theodoor Leerssen
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: cultuurhistorische, schets, een, europa, denken, nationaal
Number of Pages: 180
Published: 1999-09-19
ISBN-10: 9053563970
ISBN-13: 9789053563977

Bringing together sources from many countries and many centuries, this study critically analyses the growth of nationalism - from medieval ethnic prejudice to the Romantic belief in a nation's "soul". The belief and ideology of the nation's cultural individuality emerged from a Europe-wide exchange of ideas, often articulated in literature and belles lettres. In the last two centuries, these ideas have transformed the map of Europe and the relations between people and government. In tracing the modern European nation-state, cross-nationally and historically, as the outcome of a cultural self-i
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Author: Ank Trumpie
Publisher: 010 Publishers
Keywords: centuries, tableware, decadent, deliciously
Number of Pages: 184
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 9064505144
ISBN-13: 9789064505140
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Author: TRADOC and CSI.
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: campaigning, american, centuries, diplomacy, armed
Number of Pages: 295
Published:
ISBN-10: 1428916504
ISBN-13: 9781428916500
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Author: Janet E. Burton
Publisher: Borthwick Publications
Keywords: centuries, thirteenth, twelth, nunneries, yorkshire
Number of Pages: 68
Published:
ISBN-10: 0900701501
ISBN-13: 9780900701504
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Author: Josiah Quincy
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: boston, centuries, city, town, history, municipal
Number of Pages: 470
Published: 2009-11-24
ISBN-10: 1429022167
ISBN-13: 9781429022163
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