Books by Publisher: REAKTION BOOKS


    By Stuart S. Blume

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    In this controversial new book, Stuart Blume argues that the processes of globalization and unsatisfied healthcare needs are eroding faith in the institutions producing and providing vaccines.

    Empires and Anarchies

    By Michael Quentin Morton

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Empires and Anarchies: A History of Oil in the Middle East looks not only at the great discoveries but the transformation of peoples and societies, the empires and the anarchies it has engendered.

    Herman Melville

    By Kevin J. Hayes

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    This fast-paced new biography surveys all Herman Melville's major works and tells the compelling story of his unpredictable professional and personal life.

    The Barbarians: Lost Civilizations

    By Peter Bogucki

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.46

    Beginning in the Stone Age and continuing through the collapse of the Roman empire, Peter Bogucki describes the increasing complexity, technological accomplishments, and distinctive practices of the non-literate peoples known as Barbarians.

    The Sun

    By Leon Golub

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    The Sun offers an engaging and informative account of what scientists know about the sun, and the history of these discoveries. Illustrated with a wide variety of beautiful solar images. This informative book will appeal to both scientists and a more general readership interested in the star at the centre...

    Egypt: Lost Civilizations

    By Christina Riggs

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.46

    Christina Riggs introduces the history, art, and religion of ancient Egypt - as well as the influence they have had through the centuries.

    Clouds: Nature and Culture

    By Richard Hamblyn

    Paperback £11.43

    Clouds examines clouds in their cultural, historical and scientific contexts, exploring their notable presence in literature and the arts including music and sculpture while outlining their growing scientific significance in the context of climate change.


    By Joseph Pearson

    Paperback Save £3.52 = £11.43

    Berlin is a comprehensive short history and portrait of the German capital today.

    Jean-Francois Lyotard

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    Kiff Bamford traces the circuitous journey of Jean-Francois Lyotard life and work, unravelling the thrust of Lyotard's main philosophical arguments, his struggle with thinking and his confrontation with the task of writing and thinking philosophy differently.

    Honey: A Global History

    By Lucy M. Long

    Hardback £9.05

    Lucy M. Long explores the fascinating history of honey, tracing its use and meanings through numerous cultures.

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