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The White Russian Army in Exile 1920-1941

The White Russian Army in Exile 1920-1941

Paul Robinson

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199250219
eISBN:
9780191719547
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250219.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book traces the fate of the tens of thousands of soldiers of the anti-Bolshevik White Armies who fled Russia at the end of the Russian Civil War. Even as the troops dispersed throughout the ... More

Who Belongs?Race, Resources, and Tribal Citizenship in the Native South

Who Belongs?: Race, Resources, and Tribal Citizenship in the Native South

Mikaëla M. Adams

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190619466
eISBN:
9780190619497
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190619466.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, American History: 20th Century

The right to determine tribal citizenship is fundamental to the exercise of tribal sovereignty. Deciding who belongs to Indian tribes has a complicated history, however, especially in the South. ... More

Why Comrades Go to WarLiberation Politics and the Outbreak of Africa's Deadliest Conflict

Why Comrades Go to War: Liberation Politics and the Outbreak of Africa's Deadliest Conflict

Philip Roessler and Harry Verhoeven

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190611354
eISBN:
9780190686581
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190611354.001.0001
Subject:
History, African History

In October 1996, a motley crew of ageing Marxists and unemployed youths coalesced to revolt against Mobutu Seso Seko, president of Zaire/Congo since 1965. Backed by a Rwanda-led regional coalition ... More

WilberforceFamily and Friends

Wilberforce: Family and Friends

Anne Stott

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199699391
eISBN:
9780191739132
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199699391.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The book casts a fresh light on William Wilberforce and his friends in the Clapham sect by looking at their private lives as revealed primarily in their voluminous family correspondence, much of it ... More

William BeveridgeA Biography

William Beveridge: A Biography

Jose Harris

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206859
eISBN:
9780191677335
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206859.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

This new and revised edition of this text remains the only documented biography of the most influential social reformer of the 20th century. In Britain and Europe the Beveridge Plan of 1942 is still ... More

William Cecil, Ireland, and the Tudor State

William Cecil, Ireland, and the Tudor State

Christopher Maginn

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199697151
eISBN:
9780191739262
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199697151.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This book explores the complex relationship which existed between England and Ireland in the Tudor period using the long association of William Cecil (1520–98) with Ireland as a vehicle for ... More

William Faulkner and Southern History

William Faulkner and Southern History

Joel Williamson

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195101294
eISBN:
9780199854233
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195101294.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

William Faulkner more than any other writer is intimately associated with the South about which he wrote. This biography reveals the man and his family and the ways in which southern culture and his ... More

William PettyAnd the Ambitions of Political Arithmetic

William Petty: And the Ambitions of Political Arithmetic

Ted McCormick

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199547890
eISBN:
9780191720529
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199547890.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Economic History

William Petty (1623–1687) was a founding figure in the history of social science, an architect of English colonial power in Ireland, and a champion of the new empirical and mechanical philosophy at ... More

Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands

Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands

W. David McIntyre

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198702436
eISBN:
9780191772146
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702436.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

Surveys the history of the British empire in the Pacific islands with the purpose of placing the end of empire in this region in the context of the wider history of decolonization. After insisting ... More

Winning the PeaceBritish Diplomatic Strategy, Peace Planning, and the Paris Peace Conference 1916-1920

Winning the Peace: British Diplomatic Strategy, Peace Planning, and the Paris Peace Conference 1916-1920

Erik Goldstein

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198215844
eISBN:
9780191678226
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198215844.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Military History

The Paris Peace Conference marked a turning-point in international history generally, and for the British Empire in particular. This book studies the evolution of British plans for the peace ... More

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