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              Malevolent Nurture: Witch-Hunting and Maternal Power in Early Modern England
                

              Malevolent Nurture: Witch-Hunting and Maternal Power in Early Modern England (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Deborah

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              In Malevolent Nurture, Deborah Willis explores the dynamics of witchcraft accusation through legal documents, pamphlet literature, religious tracts, and the plays of...

              ISBN 9780801481949
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              The Virtuous Wehrmacht: Crafting the Myth of the German Soldier on the Eastern Front, 1941-1944
               

              The Virtuous Wehrmacht: Crafting the Myth of the German Soldier on the Eastern Front, 1941-1944 (Hardback)

              By Harrisville, David A.

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              This book examines how German soldiers fighting on the Eastern Front during the Second World War rationalized their participation in a criminal campaign, and how the Wehrmacht attempted to assert moral superiority over its Soviet enemies. In the process, it redefines the origins ...of the myth of the clean Wehrmacht --
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              ISBN 9781501760044
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series Battlegrounds: Cornell Studies in Military History
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              Saved at the Seawall: Stories from the September 11 Boat Lift
               

              Saved at the Seawall: Stories from the September 11 Boat Lift (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By DuLong, Jessica; Foreword by Zuckoff, Mitchell

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              After terrorists crashed passenger jets into the World Trade Center towers, which later collapsed, mariners delivered an estimated 400,000 to 500,000 people off Manhattan Island. This unplanned evacuation-unprecedented in speed, scale, and scope-became the largest boat lift in hi...story. Mariners' skill, innovation, professionalism, and cooperation made the effort successful --
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              ISBN 9781501759123
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              What Is to Be Done?
                

              What Is to Be Done? (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Chernyshevsky, Nikolai; Translated by Katz, Michael R.; Notes by Wagner, William G.

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              No work in modern literature, with the possible exception of Uncle Tom's Cabin, can compete with What Is to Be Done? in its effect on human lives and its power to make history. -Joseph Frank, The Southern Review

              ISBN 9780801495472
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1989
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              A Preface to Sartre

              A Preface to Sartre (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By LaCapra, Dominick

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              Making imaginative use of the insights of some of the most important contemporary French thinkers (notably Jacques Derrida), Dominick LaCapra seeks to bring about an active confrontation between Sartre and his critics in terms that transcend the opposition between existentialism ...and structuralism.
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              ISBN 9780801494482
              Released NZ 15 May 2016
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              The Transmission of Affect

              The Transmission of Affect (Hardback)

              By Brennan, Teresa

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              The idea that one can soak up someone else's mood or sense the tension in a room is familiar - as in negative energy . This ability to borrow or share states of mind is now pathologized, as the author shows in relation to affective transfer in psychiatric clinics.

              ISBN 9780801439988
              Released NZ 22 Jan 2004
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Storm of Steel: The Development of Armor Doctrine in Germany and the Soviet Union, 1919-1939
               

              Storm of Steel: The Development of Armor Doctrine in Germany and the Soviet Union, 1919-1939 (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Habeck, Mary R.

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              In this account of the battle tanks that saw combat in the European theatre of World War II, the author traces the strategies developed between the wars for the use of armoured vehicles in battle. Only in Germany and the Soviet Union were truly original armour doctrines fully imp...lemented.
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              ISBN 9780801440748
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2003
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series Cornell Studies in Security Affairs
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              The Counter-Arts Conspiracy: Art and Industry in the Age of Blake

              The Counter-Arts Conspiracy: Art and Industry in the Age of Blake (Hardback)

              By Eaves, Morris

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              ISBN 9780801424892
              Released NZ 15 Feb 1993
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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              Antifundamentalism in Modern America
               

              Antifundamentalism in Modern America (Hardback)

              By Watt, David Harrington

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              David Harrington Watt's Antifundamentalism in Modern America gives us a pathbreaking account of the role that the fear of fundamentalism has played-and continues to play-in American culture.

              ISBN 9780801448270
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2017
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 18+ years
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              Plato's First Interpreters

              Plato's First Interpreters (Hardback)

              By Tarrant, Harold

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              Explores ancient attempts to interpret Plato's writings, by philosophers who spoke a Greek close to Plato's own. The work is intended as a synthesis of recent work on ancient interpreters of Plato and also discusses the Old and New Academies, and the Athenian and Alexandrian Neop...latonists.
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              ISBN 9780801437922
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2000
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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