Storia dell’Adriatico
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Storia dell’Adriatico

Egidio Ivetic Un mare chiuso, un mare di passaggio, una frontiera tra Oriente e Occidente; un mare che ad un tempo unisce e divide; nell’Adriatico si sono intrecciate e sovrapposte molteplici vicende di natura politica, culturale, religiosa, nazionale. Anche i mari hanno una storia, come ci ha insegnato Braudel con il suo grande Mediterraneo. Questo libro ci racconta la storia dell’Adriatico dall’antichità a oggi: storia dei popoli...

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Jan Palach. La vita, il gesto e la morte dello studente ceco
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Jan Palach. La vita, il gesto e la morte dello studente ceco

Jia Lederer. Jan Palach. La vita, il gesto e la morte dello studente ceco (Schema, 2019).

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The Holocaust in the Romanian Borderlands
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The Holocaust in the Romanian Borderlands

Mihai I Poliec The Holocaust in the Romanian Borderlands. The Arc of Civilian Complicity (Routledge, 2019). Description This volume examines the changing role which ordinary members of society played in the state-sponsored persecution of the Jews in Bukovina and Bessarabia, both during the summer of 1941, when Romania joined the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union, and beyond. It establishes different patterns of civilian complicity and...

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Labor in State-Socialist Europe
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Labor in State-Socialist Europe

Marta Siefert Labor in State-Socialist Europe, 1945–1989. Contributions to a History of Work (CEU Press, 2020).   Labor regimes under communism in East-Central Europe were complex, shifting, and ambiguous. This collection of sixteen essays offers new conceptual and empirical ways to understand their history from the end of World War II to 1989, and to think about how their experiences relate to debates about labor history, both...

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Battling over the Balkans
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Battling over the Balkans

John Lampe & Constantin Iordachi (eds.). Battling over the Balkans. Historiographical Questions and Controversies (CEU Press, 2020). The tumultuous history of the Balkans has been subject to a plethora of conflicting interpretations, both local and external. In an attempt to help overcome the stereotypes that still pervade Balkan history, Battling over the Balkans concentrates on a set of five principal controversies from the...

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The Romani Women’s Movement: Struggles and Debates in Central and Eastern Europe (Routledge, 2018)
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The Romani Women’s Movement: Struggles and Debates in Central and Eastern Europe (Routledge, 2018)

Angela Kocze, Eniko Vincze, Jelena Jovanovic, Violetta Zentai (eds.). The Romani Women’s Movement: Struggles and Debates in Central and Eastern Europe (Routledge, 2018) Short Description: The lack of recognition of Romani gender politics in the wider Romani movement and the women’s movements is accompanied by a scarcity of academic literature on Romani women’s mobilization in wider social justice struggles and debates. The Romani...

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