Monthly Archives: October 2015

Books added 30th October 2015

Rutka’s notebook: a voice from the Holocaust managing editor, original Yad Vashem English edition, Daniella Zaidman-Mauer The courage to act: a memoir of a crisis and its aftermath by Ben S. Bernanke The crisis of religious toleration in Imperial Russia: … Continue reading

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Books added 28th October 2015

The print in early modern England: an historical oversight by Malcolm Jones (On Display) The arts and crafts movement: a study of its sources, ideals and influence on design theory by Gillian Naylor (Old Somervillian; On Display) Principles of English … Continue reading

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Books added 22nd October 2015

Greek city walls of the Archaic period, 900-480 BC by Rune Frederiksen (On Display) The Oxford History of English edited by Lynda Mugglestone (Old Somervillian; On Display) The look of the past: visual and material evidence in historical practice by … Continue reading

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Books added 20th October 2015

Words, stones, & herbs: the healing word in medieval and early modern England by Louise M. Bishop How we survived communism and even laughed by Slavenka Drakulić To hell and back: Europe, 1914-1949 by Ian Kershaw (On Display) Mass media … Continue reading

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Books added 15th October 2015

Aesthetics and music by Andy Hamilton Music in everyday life by Tia DeNora Gendering caste: through a feminist lens by Uma Chakravarti Goethe’s poetry and the philosophy of nature: gott und welt 1798-1827 by Regina Sachers German narratives of belonging: … Continue reading

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Books added 13th October 2015

India: the emerging giant by Arvind Panagariya 1381 : the year of the Peasants’ Revolt by Juliet Barker The wooing of our Lord and The Wooing Group prayers edited and translated by Catherine Innes-Parker The India-Pakistan conflict: an enduring rivalry … Continue reading

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Books added 10th October 2015

Love saves the day: a history of American dance music culture, 1970-1979 by Tim Lawrence Poor economics: barefoot hedge-fund managers, DIY doctors and the surprising truth about life on less than $1 a day by Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther … Continue reading

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