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Homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland

Homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland

Richard Mc Mahon

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319471
eISBN:
9781781380956
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319471.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Was pre-Famine and Famine Ireland a violent society? The dominant view among a range of commentators at the time, and in the work of many historians since, is that violence was both prevalent and ... More

HorkosThe Oath in Greek Society

Horkos: The Oath in Greek Society

Alan Sommerstein and Judith Fletcher (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781904675679
eISBN:
9781781380581
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781904675679.001.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

The importance of oaths to ancient Greek culture can hardly be overstated, especially in the political and judicial fields; but they have never been the object of a comprehensive, systematic study. ... More

How Many Miles to Babylon?Travels and Adventures to Egypt and Beyond, From 1300 to 1640

How Many Miles to Babylon?: Travels and Adventures to Egypt and Beyond, From 1300 to 1640

Anne Wolff

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236580
eISBN:
9781846313295
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313295
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This book uses the writing of European travellers to Egypt between c.1300 and c.1600 to give a picture of the country in the late medieval and early Renaissance periods, drawing on sources that have ... More

Identity ParadesNorthern Irish Culture and Dissident Subjects

Identity Parades: Northern Irish Culture and Dissident Subjects

Richard Kirkland

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236269
eISBN:
9781846313318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313318
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book investigates of the role and importance of identity politics in modern Northern Irish society. Through a discussion of the kinds of texts that are often overlooked in analyses of culture in ... More

Ideological Hesitancy in Spain 1700-1750

Ideological Hesitancy in Spain 1700-1750

Ivy L. McClelland

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853230977
eISBN:
9781846317323
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317323
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines several aspects of Spain's polemical Age of Reason, in particular the uncertain shifts in scientific ideas, the developing confusion of philosophical attitudes, the controversial ... More

Imperial EmotionsCultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siecle Spain

Imperial Emotions: Cultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siecle Spain

Javier Krauel

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319761
eISBN:
9781781380963
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319761.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Imperial Emotions: Cultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siècle Spain reconsiders debates about historical memory from the perspective of the theory of emotions. Its main claim is that the ... More

The Inheritance of Historiography 350–900

The Inheritance of Historiography 350–900

Christopher Holdsworth and T.P. Wiseman (eds)

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892728
eISBN:
9781781380796
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892728.001.0001
Subject:
History, Historiography

To what extent did the historians of the early Middle Ages inherit the aims and methods of Greek and Roman historiography? How far were they influenced by classical conventions about literary genre, ... More

Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Ian C. Beavis

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.001.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

A comprehensive survey of insects and terrestrial invertebrates (worms, scorpions, spiders, etc) in Antiquity.

Invisible MenThe Secret Lives of Police Constables in Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham, 1900-1939

Invisible Men: The Secret Lives of Police Constables in Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham, 1900-1939

Joanne Klein

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312359
eISBN:
9781846316104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316104
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book provides a study of police constables walking the beat in England during the early part of the twentieth century. Using archival evidence, it presents an insight into the everyday lives of ... More

The IRA in Britain, 1919-1923'In the Heart of Enemy Lines'

The IRA in Britain, 1919-1923: 'In the Heart of Enemy Lines'

Gerard Noonan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781781380260
eISBN:
9781781387191
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380260.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This is the first detailed study of violent Irish republicanism in Britain during the Irish Revolution, 1916–1923. The Irish Volunteers (later known as the Irish Republican Army (IRA)) is the main ... More

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