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    Excluded from Suffrage History: Matilda Joslyn Gage, Nineteenth-Century American Feminist

    R1 402,00
    The story of Matilda Joslyn Gage, a key figure in the 19th-century women's suffrage movement. Her advanced feminist thought resulted in her exclusion from the movement and its history. Gage connected all of women's oppression to patriarchy and attacked the church as its prime sponsor.

    The Making of a Professional: Manton S. Eddy, USA

    R1 830,00 R2 023,70
    An examination of the life of General Manton S. Eddy. It details his experiences in World War II as leader of the US 9th Infantry Division through North Africa, Sicily and France, and subsequently, as commander of XII Corps, into the heart of Germany.

    The Flight of the Mind: Virginia Woolf's Art and Manic-Depressive Illness

    R1 381,00
    A book on Virginia Woolf that contends psychobiography has much to gain from a closer engagement with science. It demonstrates how Woolf used her illness intelligently and creatively in her theories of fiction, of mental functioning, and of self structure.

    The Prison Memoirs of a Japanese Woman

    R1 166,00
    Defiant to the end (she hanged herself in prison on July 23, 1926), Kaneko Fumiko wrote this memoir as an indictment of the society that oppressed her, the family that abused and neglected her, and the imperial system that drove her to her death.

    Liu Shaoqi and the Chinese Cultural Revolution

    R1 166,00
    By addressing the issues that decimated China's monolithic elite in the late 1960s, this text illuminates not only the life and fate of Liu Shaoqi, but also the policy-making process of a revolutionary state facing the diverting exigencies of economic modernization and political development.

    The Complete Letters of Henry James, 1872-1876

    R1 963,00
    Presents in a critical and scholarly edition the complete letters of one of the great novelists and letter writers of the English language


    R1 043,00

    Turkey Privatization Programs and Regulations Handbook - Strategic Programs, Regulations, Opportunities

    R1 850,00
    Turkey Privatization Programs and Regulations Handbook - Strategic Programs, Regulations, Opportunities

    Diocletian and the Roman Recovery

    R1 017,00
    Diocletian and the Roman Recovery is both a portrait of one of Rome's greatest and most original rulers, and a political study in the emergence of Absolutism.

    Pre-Raphaelitism and the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood

    R1 192,00
    Holman Hunt chronicles the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in this two-volume memoir of 1905, controversially presenting himself as the movement's founding father.

    Four Years At Yale

    R1 179,00 R1 311,39
    This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

    Biographical Dictionary of American Physicians of African Ancestry, 1800-1920

    R1 637,00 R2 024,74
    "Presents biographical information on physicians of African ancestry who practiced in the United States or taught those who practiced in the U.S. between 1800 and 1920. Features more than 3,000 entries that provide the physician's birth and death dates, place of practice, medical school and year of graduation, birthplace, parents, spouse, and children. Includes a geographical index"--Provided by publisher.

    Life of Octavia Hill: As Told in Her Letters

    R1 192,00
    The letters of social reformer Octavia Hill (1838-1912) reveal the human side to an extremely able administrator.

    The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Being His Autobiography, Correspondence, Reports, Messages, Addresses, and Other Writings, Official and Private

    R1 192,00
    This nine-volume edition presents the writings of Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), Enlightenment thinker and third President of the United States.