Browsing Higher Education by publisher "Open Book Publishers"

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  • Privilege and Property: Essays on the History of Copyright 

    Not available (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    1. From Gunpowder to Print: The Common Origins of Copyright and Patent 2. ‘A Mongrel of Early Modern Copyright’: Scotland in European Perspective 3. The Public Sphere and the Emergence of Copyright: Areopagitica, the ...

  • Storytelling in Northern Zambia: Theory, Method, Practice and Other Necessary Fictions 

    Cancel, R. (Robert) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    I. Writing Oral Narrative: The Role and Description of Self in Recording Living Traditions; II. The Tabwa Context: Mature Shifting of Frames and Adolescent Assertion III. Chiefs, Tricksters and Christians: Bemba Tales ...

  • The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies Across the Disciplines 

    Brine, K. R. ( Kevin R.); Ciletti, E. (Elena); Lähnemann, H. (Henrike) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    The Book of Judith tells the story of a fictitious Jewish woman beheading Holofernes, the general of a powerful army, to free her people. The story has fascinated artists and authors for centuries, and is becoming a major ...

  • Tacitus, Annals 

    Owen, M. (Mathew); Gildenhard, I. (Ingo) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    Introduction ; Latin text with study questions and vocabulary aid ; Commentary ; Bibliography ; Visual aids;

  • Telling Tales 

    Blamires, D. (David) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-05)
    The Impact of Germany on English Children's Books 1780-1918

  • Text and Genre in Reconstruction 

    Unknown author (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    In this broad-reaching, multi-disciplinary collection, leading scholars investigate how the digital medium has altered the way we read and write text. In doing so, it challenges the very notion of scholarship as it has ...

  • That Greece Might Still Be Free: The Philhellenes in the War of Independence 

    St Clair, W. (William) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    1. The Outbreak 2. The Return of the Ancient Hellenes 3. The Regiment 4. Two Kinds of War 5. The Cause of Greece, the Cause of Europe 6. The Road to Marseilles 7. Chios 8. The Battalion of Philhellenes 9. ...

  • The Theatre of Shelley 

    Mulhallen, J. (Jacqueline) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    1. The Theatrical Context: The Georgian Theatre in England 2. Shelley’s Theatregoing, Playreading and Criticism 3. Practical Technique: The Cenci 4. Turning History into Art: Charles the First 5. Ideal ...

  • Virgil, Aeneid 

    Gildenhard, I. (Ingo) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    This course book offers a portion of the original Latin text, study questions, a commentary, and interpretative essays. Designed to stretch and stimulate readers, Ingo Gildenhard’s incisive commentary will be of particular ...

  • Why Do We Quote? The Culture and History of Quotation 

    Finnegan, R. (Ruth) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    This book brings together a down-to-earth account of contemporary quoting with an examination of the comparative and historical background that lies behind it and the characteristic way that quoting links past and present, ...

  • Women in Nineteenth-Century Russia: Lives and Culture 

    Tosi, A. (Alessandra); Rosslyn, W. (Wendy) (Open Book Publishers, 2014-04)
    This collection of essays examines the lives of women across Russia – from wealthy noblewomen in St Petersburg to desperately poor peasants in Siberia – discussing their interaction with the church and the law, and their ...