Books by Publisher: Mowbray

    Kerouac: Language, Poetics, and Territory

    By Hassan Melehy

    Paperback Save £3.34 = £25.65

    Given Jack Kerouac's enduring reputation for heaving words onto paper, it might surprise some readers to see his name coupled with the word "poetics." But as a native speaker of French, he embarked on his famous "spontaneous prose" only after years of seeking techniques to overcome the restrictions he encountered...

    Prose Unseens for A-Level Latin: A Guide through Roman History

    By Mathew Owen

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £14.45

    This volume is designed to accompany the OCR A-Level specification in Latin first teaching September 2016, with practice unseen passages from Livy, the set prose for Paper 1, together with passages from a selection of other writers to support Paper 2, for which no author is set. A bank of...

    Ezra-Nehemiah: An Introduction and Study Guide

    By Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £14.45

    This guide to Ezra and Nehemiah showcases the latest developments and most up-to-date scholarship on these important texts. Ezra and Nehemiah tell the story of the people in Yehud in the 6th and the 5th centuries BCE. This was a time of economic hardship. The people living in and around...

    Storied Ethics of the Thanksgiving Psalms

    By Joshua T. James

    Hardback £74.46

    Drawing on research from the field of narrative ethics, The Storied Ethics of the Thanksgiving Psalms argues that story and storytelling function as important instruments in a given community's ethical shaping. While this argument has gained some traction in the field of Old Testament ethics, it has yet to inform...

    Levite Singers in Chronicles and Their Stabilising Role

    By Ming Him Ko

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £74.46

    "This study focuses on the Chronicler's special interest in Levite singers. It takes into consideration the socio-ideological milieu of the Jerusalem temple community in the Persian period and the Mesopotamian elite professional norms and practices that nourished the singers and their music. It also explores the conception of the earthly...

    Remaking Cities: An Introduction to Urban Metrofitting

    By Tony Fry

    Paperback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    Unprecedented challenges await the future of the world's cities. Accelerating population pressure, climate change, food insecurity, poverty and geopolitical instability - in the face of such problems our current attempts at producing a sustainable agenda for the world's cities appear fragmented and inadequate. Fresh thinking is needed. In Remaking Cities,...

    Russian Orthodoxy and the Russo-Japanese War

    By Betsy C. Perabo

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £74.46

    "Analyses Russian Orthodox perspectives on the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-5, focusing on the writings of the Russian priest Nikolai of Japan"--

    Supercell\'s Supercell Featuring Hatsune Miku

    By Keisuke Yamada

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £15.96

    The lead singer on Supercell's eponymous first album is Hatsune Miku-a Vocaloid character created by Crypton Future Media with voice synthesizers. A virtual superstar, over 100,000 songs, uploaded mostly by fans, are attributed to her. Supercell is a Japanese creator music group with the composer Ryo leading ten artists, who...

    Essential GCSE Latin

    By John Taylor

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £15.25

    Essential GCSE Latin is a practical and accessible guide for students. This third edition is updated for the OCR GCSE 9-1 specification first assessment 2018. It covers all the linguistic requirements for GCSE Latin, providing straightforward and helpful explanations of every grammatical construction. Each point is illustrated with examples and...

    Philemon: An Introduction and Study Guide

    By Robert Paul Seesengood

    Paperback £14.45

    This guide explores and summarizes scholarship on Philemon, acquainting beginning students with what has been said about Philemon, and equipping them to understand the larger debates and conversations that surround it. It explores how different initial scholarly assumptions result in different interpretations and "meanings;" these meanings always have ethical implications....

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