300 pages , OUP Oxford , 2000-05-04 Austerity in Britain is the first book to explore the entire episode of rationing, austerity, and fair shares from 1939 until 1955. These policies were central to the British war effort and to post-war reconstruction. The book analyses the connections between government policy, consumption, gender, and party politics during and after t...[Read More]
155 pages , Seven Stories Press , 2011-01-04 In August 2004, the Venezuelan public came out in record numbers to deliver an overwhelming vote of confidence. After many attempts to unseat him, Hugo ChÃ¥vez, the former military man who took the country first by coup and then by ballot, again emerged as the peopleâ€™s choice. It was, in his words, "a victory for the ...[Read More]
263 pages , Grolier , 2002 An illustrated encyclopedia with articles on history, literature, art and music, geography, mathematics, science, sports, and other topics. Some articles include activities, games, or experiments.
1.337.323.000 Kubikkilometer - so viel Wasser enthalten in etwa die Ozeane dieser Welt. Gigantische Badewannen, die nicht nur Künstler und Poeten, sondern vor allem Meeresforscher und Biologen faszinieren. Robert Hofrichter ist einer von ihnen und hier erzählt er die spannendsten Gesch...[Read More]