Books added 24th April 2018

Social and economic networks
by Matthew O. Jackson

The English aristocracy at war : from the Welsh wars of Edward I to the Battle of Bannockburn
by David Simpkin

Women in thirteenth-century Lincolnshire
by Louise J. Wilkinson

Empire, authority, and autonomy in Achaemenid Anatolia
by Elspeth R. M. Dusinberre

My brief history
by Stephen Hawking

Meadowland : the private life of an English field
by John Lewis-Stempel

Lions under the throne : essays on the history of English public law
by Stephen Sedley (On Display)

Cicero, agrarian speeches : introduction, text, translation, and commentary
[by] Gesine Manuwald (On Display)

The rise of modern science explained : a comparative history
by H. Floris Cohen

Letters of medieval women
editor, Anne Crawford

Victorian pain
by Rachel Ablow (On Display)

Victorious century : the United Kingdom, 1800-1906
by David Cannadine (On Display)

The long hangover : Putin’s new Russia and the ghosts of the past
by Shaun Walker (On Display)

‘The fragility of her sex’? : medieval Irishwomen in their European context
Christine Meek & Katharine Simms, editors

Marriage disputes in medieval England
by Frederik Pedersen

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Books added 23rd April 2018

Communities and networks in the ancient Greek world
edited by Claire Taylor and Kostas Vlassopoulos

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Books added 21st April 2018

Universe (10th edn)
by Roger A. Freedman, Robert M. Geller and William J. Kaufmann III

The English castle, 1066-1650
by John Goodall (On Display)

The medieval manuscripts of Trinity College, Oxford : a descriptive catalogue
by Richard Gameson

Cellular and molecular immunology (9th edn)
by Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H.H. Lichtman and Shiv Pillai (2 copies)

The Oxford handbook of mobile music studies (2 vols.)
edited by Sumanth Gopinath and Jason Stanyek

Storied ground : landscape and the shaping of English national identity
by Paul Readman

York : the making of a city, 1068-1350
by Sarah Rees Jones

Urban craftsmen and traders in the Roman world
edited by Andrew Wilson and Miko Flohr

Monastic Wales : new approaches
edited by Janet Burton and Karen Stöber

The long twelfth-century view of the Anglo-Saxon past
edited by Martin Brett and David A. Woodman

The First English Revolution : Simon de Montfort, Henry III and the Barons’ War
by Adrian Jobson (On Display)

Power and privilege in Roman society
by Richard Duncan-Jones (On Display)

Ruling England, 1042-1217 (2nd edn)
by Richard Huscroft

John Fell’s New Year books : 1666-1686 (Oxford Bibliographical Society publications ; 3rd ser., v. 9)
by William Poole

Burial and social change in first-millennium BC Italy : approaching social agents : gender, personhood and marginality
edited by Elisa Perego and Rafael Scopacasa

Writers of the reign of Henry II : twelve essays
edited by Ruth Kennedy and Simon Meecham-Jones

Sexuality in medieval Europe : doing unto others (3rd edn)
by Ruth Mazo Karras

Life of Columbanus, Life of John of Réomé, and Life of Vedast
by Jonas of Bobbio, translated with introduction and commentary by Alexander O’Hara and Ian Wood (On Display)

Making early medieval societies : conflict and belonging in the Latin West, 300-1200
edited by Kate Cooper and Conrad Leyser

Self-assessment in paediatrics
edited by Tom Lissauer and Will Carroll

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Books added 19th April 2018

The classical debt : Greek antiquity in an era of austerity
by Johanna Hanink

Factfulness : ten reasons we’re wrong about the world — and why things are better than you think
by Hans Rosling, with Ola Rosling and Anna Rosling Rönnlund

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Books added 18th April 2018

The Palgrave handbook of literature and the city
Jeremy Tambling, editor

The intellectual world of the Italian Renaissance : language, philosophy, and the search for meaning
by Christopher S. Celenza (On Display)

Artists and signatures in ancient Greece
by Jeffrey M. Hurwit

A marriage below zero
by Alan Dale ; edited by Richard A. Kaye

Annals. Book XV
by Tacitus ; edited by Rhiannon Ash

Hecuba
by Euripides ; edited by Luigi Battezzato

Histories. Book VI
by Herodotus ; edited by Simon Hornblower and Christopher Pelling

The posthumous voice in women’s writing from Mary Shelley to Sylvia Plath
by Claire Raymond

Committed styles : modernism, politics, and left-wing literature in the 1930s
by Benjamin Kohlmann (On Display)

Jane Austen : a brief life
by Fiona Stafford (Fellow; On Display)

The dawn of Christianity : people and gods in a time of magic and miracles
by Robert Knapp

How democracies die : what history tells us about our future
by Steven Levitsky & Daniel Ziblatt (On Display)

Greek tragedy on the move : the birth of a panhellenic art form c.500-300 BC
by Edmund Stewart

The pop palimpsest : intertextuality in recorded popular music
Lori Burns and Serge Lacasse, editors ; foreword by J. Peter Burkholder

Christians and Jews in Angevin England : the York Massacre of 1190, narratives and contexts
edited by Sarah Rees Jones and Sethina Watson

For honour and fame : chivalry in England, 1066-1500
by Nigel Saul

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Books added 17th April 2018

Religious men and masculine identity in the Middle Ages
edited by P.H. Cullum and Katherine J. Lewis

Matilda : Queen of the Conqueror
by Tracy Borman

Britain, Ireland and the Crusades, c.1000-1300
by Kathryn Hurlock

Conquest and colonisation : the Normans in Britain, 1066-1100 (2nd edn)
by Brian Golding

Blood cries afar : the Magna Carta war and the invasion of England 1215-1217
by Sean McGlynn

Private equity laid bare
by Ludovic Phalippou

The merits of women : wherein is revealed their nobility and their superiority to men
by Moderata Fonte (Modesta Pozzo) ; edited, translated, and abridged by Virginia Cox ; with a new foreword by Dacia Mariani

Carthage in Virgil’s Aeneid : staging the enemy under Augustus
by Elena Giusti

Cowboy classics : the roots of the American Western in the epic tradition
by Kirsten Day (On Display)

Courts and elites in the Hellenistic empires : the Near East after the Achaemenids, c. 330 to 30 BCE
by Rolf Strootman

The life and passion of William of Norwich
by Thomas of Monmouth, translated and edited by Miri Rubin

Collectors, scholars, and forgers in the ancient world : object lessons
by Carolyn Higbie

Stolen women in Medieval England : rape, abduction, and adultery, 1100-1500
by Caroline Dunn

Origins of the Greek verb
by Andreas Willi (On Display)

Phylogeny and evolution of the angiosperms (Revised edn)
by Douglas Soltis, Pamela Soltis, Mark Chase, Steven Manchester, Walter Judd, Lucas Majure, and Evgeny Mavrodiev

Introducción a la lingüística hispánica actual : teoría y práctica
by Javier Muñoz-Basols, Nina Moreno, Inma Taboada and Manel Lacorte

Pax and the politics of peace : Republic to Principate
by Hannah Cornwell

A history of modern French literature : from the sixteenth century to the twentieth century
edited by Christopher Prendergast

Medieval market morality : life, law and ethics in the English marketplace, 1200-1500
by James Davis (On Display)

The fate of Rome : climate, disease, and the end of an empire
by Kyle Harper (On Display)

Praetorian : the rise and fall of Rome’s imperial bodyguard
by Guy de la Bédoyère

Kings, Lords and men in Scotland and Britain, 1300-1625 : essays in honour of Jenny Wormald
edited by Steve Boardman and Julian Goodare (On Display)

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Books added 13th April 2018

Oscan in the Greek alphabet
by Nicholas Zair

Vernon Lee : decadence, ethics, aesthetics
edited by Catherine Maxwell and Patricia Pulham

Writing under pressure : the quick writing process
by Sanford Kaye

Shaping ceremony : monumental steps and Greek architecture
by Mary B. Hollinshead

The handbook of language, gender, and sexuality (2nd edn)
edited by Susan Ehrlich, Miriam Meyerhoff and Janet Holmes

The portion of the Levites
by Doreen Wallace (Old Somervillian)

The gentle heart : a novel
by Doreen Wallace (Old Somervillian)

The sonnets : the state of play (Arden Shakespeare)
edited by Hannah Crawforth, Elizabeth Scott-Baumann and Clare Whitehead

Middle-aged women in the Middle Ages
edited by Sue Niebrzydowski

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