Books by Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF EXETER PRESS

    Pompeii: a Different Perspective

    By Arthur Stephens

    Hardback £36.46

    Photomosaic images of the two thousand year-old street in Pompeii, Via dell'Abbondanza, produced by combining survey drawings and digital photographs, revealing views that cannot be seen on the site. 126 pages containing 33 photo mosaics, with 81 additional colour photographs, 20 black and white historical photographs, and 51 drawings and...

    Forms of Conflict: Contemporary Wars on the British Stage

    By Sara Soncini

    Hardback £60.96

    This is a full-length study of the representation of contemporary warfare on the British stage and investigates the strategies deployed by theatre practitioners in Britain as they meet the representational challenges posed by the `new wars' of the global era.

    Acting Greek Tragedy

    By Graham Ley

    Paperback £14.46

    With a strong interest in the performance of ancient Greek tragedy, Graham Ley's short text explores the dynamics of physical interaction between performers and of the dramaturgical construction of scenes.

    Dartmoor\'s Alluring Uplands: Transhumance and Pastoral Management in the Middle Ages

    By Harold Fox

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £29.46

    A striking and famous feature of the English landscape, Dartmoor is a beautiful place, with a sense of wildness and mystery. This book provides a new perspective on an important aspect of Dartmoor's past. Its focus is transhumance: the seasonal transfer of grazing animals to different pastures.

    The Censorship of British Drama 1900-1968 Volume 3: Volume Three: The Fifties

    By Steve Nicholson

    Hardback Save £23.54 = £41.46

    This is the third part of Steve Nicholson's four-volume analysis of British theatre censorship from 1900 until 1968, based on previously undocumented material in the Lord Chamberlain's Correspondence Archives in the British Library and the Royal Archives at Windsor.

    Reading the Cinematograph: The Cinema in British Short Fiction, 1896-1912

    Paperback Save £4.74 = £13.26

    The birth of cinema coincided with the heyday of the short story. This book studies the relationship between popular magazine short stories and the very early British films.

    An American in Victorian Cambridge: Charles Astor Bristed\'s \'Five Years in an English University\'

    By Charles Astor Bristed

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    "An American in Victorian Cambridge" is a richly detailed account of student life in the Cambridge of the 1840s. The rationale for the book, which is as appealing today as it was then, is that this is pre-eminently a book about an American student at an English university. In this...

    Multimedia Histories: From Magic Lanterns to Internet

    Paperback Save £1.24 = £17.26

    Multimedia Histories: From the Magic Lantern to the Internet is the first book to explore in detail the vital connections between today's digital culture and an absorbing history of screen entertainments and technologies. Its range of coverage moves from the magic lantern, the stereoscope and early film to the DVD...

    Theatre Workshop

    By Robert Leach

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £20.06

    Theatre Workshop: Joan Littlewood and the Making of Modern British Theatre is the first in-depth study of perhaps Britain's most influential twentieth-century theatre company. The book sets the company's aims and achievements in their social, political and theatrical contexts, and explores the elements which made its success so important.

    Loyalty and Locality: Popular Allegiance in Devon During the English Civil War

    By Mark Stoyle

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    This volume is a study of popular behaviour during the English Civil War.

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