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Ebb Tide in the British Maritime IndustriesChange and Adaptation, 1918-1990

Ebb Tide in the British Maritime Industries: Change and Adaptation, 1918-1990

Alan G. Jamieson

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780859897280
eISBN:
9781781385081
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859897280.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book examines how the principal British maritime industries – shipping, shipbuilding and ports – adapted, or failed to adapt, to a changing world in the period 1918 to 1990, and discusses their ... More

The Economic Aspects of Spanish Imperialism in America, 1492–1810

The Economic Aspects of Spanish Imperialism in America, 1492–1810

John Fisher

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235521
eISBN:
9781846313011
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313011
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book examines economic relations between Spain and Spanish America in the colonial period, and their implications for the economic structures of both parties from the beginning of Spanish ... More

The Emperors' NeedlesEgyptian Obelisks and Rome

The Emperors' Needles: Egyptian Obelisks and Rome

Susan Sorek

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781904675518
eISBN:
9781781380772
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781904675518.001.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

Obelisks, originally associated with the sun cult, had their heyday between 2000 and 1500 bc, when they adorned the Nile's banks and proclaimed the splendour of the pharaohs. Today, only twenty-seven ... More

Europe or Africa?A Contemporary Study of the Spanish North African Enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla

Europe or Africa?: A Contemporary Study of the Spanish North African Enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla

Peter Gold

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239857
eISBN:
9781846313066
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313066
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Ceuta and Melilla are two enclaves on the northern coast of Africa that have been Spanish for centuries, but which are claimed by the Kingdom of Morocco. As an integral part of Spain, the towns have ... More

Faith, Fraternity and FightingThe Orange Order and Irish Migrants in Northern England, c. 1850–1920

Faith, Fraternity and Fighting: The Orange Order and Irish Migrants in Northern England, c. 1850–1920

Donald M. MacRaild

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239390
eISBN:
9781846313110
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313110
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book fills a gap in modern British historiography. Despite its public profile, the Orange Order has not attracted commensurate scholarly attention. Uncritical apologists apart, historians have ... More

Families and Social WorkersThe Work of Family Service Units 1940–1985

Families and Social Workers: The Work of Family Service Units 1940–1985

Pat Starkey (ed.)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236566
eISBN:
9781846313127
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313127
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book examines the origins, development, and impact of Family Service Units (FSUs), a voluntary social work agency that, during the post-war period, exercised an influence on the development of ... More

Fathers, Daughters, and SlavesWomen Writers and French Colonial Slavery

Fathers, Daughters, and Slaves: Women Writers and French Colonial Slavery

Doris Y. Kadish

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318467
eISBN:
9781846317828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317828
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book brings to life the unique contribution made by French women during the early nineteenth century, a key period in the history of colonialism and slavery. It examines French and Atlantic ... More

Featuring Post-National SpainFilm Essays

Featuring Post-National Spain: Film Essays

Andrés Zamora

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781781383148
eISBN:
9781781384169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383148.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the last quarter of the twentieth century a considerable number of Spanish films were involved in the task of essaying the nation, that is, of attempting to make it or make it over, of trying to ... More

Film, Mobility and Urban SpaceA Cinematic Geography of Liverpool

Film, Mobility and Urban Space: A Cinematic Geography of Liverpool

Les Roberts

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846317576
eISBN:
9781846317248
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317248
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Drawing on multi-disciplinary debates surrounding the cultural production of place, space and memory in the post-industrial city, this book explores the role of moving images in representations and ... More

Frederick Douglass and the Atlantic World

Frederick Douglass and the Atlantic World

Fionnghuala Sweeney

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310782
eISBN:
9781846313141
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313141
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This book takes as its subject the effect of extraterritorial sites – Ireland, Haiti, Egypt – on Frederick Douglass's writing, self-construction, national, class and racial identity, and status as a ... More

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