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  • Embodied in the hugely popular league of nations union, this pro-league movement touched britain in profound waysbased on extensive archival research, the british people and the league of nations offers a vivid account of this popular league consciousness and in so doing reveals the vibrant character of associational life between the warsoxfam bookshop chelmsford in the decades following europe's first total war, millions of british men and women looked to the league of nations as the symbol and guardian of a new world order based on international co-operationforemost amongst the league societies, the union became one of britain's largest voluntary associations and a powerful advocate of democratic accountability and popular engagement in the making of foreign policyfounded in to preserve peace between its member-states, the league inspired a rich, participatory culture of political protest, popular education and civic ritual which found expression through the establishment of voluntary societies in dozens of countries across europe and beyondsee oxfam website for delivery information read more

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  • At the paris peace conference of , the allies¬†agreed reluctantly to govern their new conquests according to international and humanitarian norms and under 'mandate' from the league of nationsthe allies sought to use the league to safeguard imperial authority, but that authority was undermined by the mechanisms for international oversight they had themselves createdthe first world war threw the imperial order into crisiscolonial nationalists and humanitarians exploited new rights of petition or opportunities for publicity to expose abuses or scandals; germans resentful of the loss of their colonies and italians eager to found a new empire arrived in geneva to¬†demand a repartition of the spoilsminor signs of shelf wearbritain, france, belgium, japan, and the british dominions wanted to keep the new states, but woodrow wilson and the millions converted to the ideal of self-determination thought otherwisenew states emerged from the great european land empires, while germany's african and pacific colonies, and the ottoman provinces in the middle east fell into allied handsas the guardians shows, this decision had enormous consequencessee oxfam website for delivery information read moreoxfam bookshop bath a paperback in very good conditionas imperial politicians wearied of continual scandals and crises - revolts in south west africa, syria, samoa, and palestine; famine in rwanda; labour abuses in new guinea; extortionate oil contracts in iraq - they began to question whether independent states might be easier¬†to deal with than territories subject to international scrutinydrawing on research in four continents and dozens of archives, and bringing to life a global network of nationalists, humanitarians, international bureaucrats, and imperial statesmen, the guardians offers an entirely new interpretation of the importance of international organizations in the emergence of the modern world orderthe pages are clean and tight and appear unread

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  • This book is a first edition of his writings on the league of nationsharding¬†appointed taft to be chief justice, a position in which he served until a month before his deathexcellent pages for its age, a little edge and board wearin , president¬†warren goxfam bookshop carlisle william howard taft¬†(september -¬†march ) was the 27th¬†president of the united states¬†() and the tenth¬†chief justice of the united states¬†(), the only person to have held both officessee oxfam website for delivery information read moretaft was elected president in¬†, the chosen successor of¬†theodore roosevelt, but was defeated for re-election by¬†woodrow wilson¬†in¬†¬†after roosevelt split the¬†republican¬†vote by running as a¬†third-party¬†candidate

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  • Oxfam books & music totnes ranging over depression-era politics, the failures of the league of nations, popular journalism and the modernist culture exemplified by such writers as james joyce and tin djuna barnes's nightwood: 'the world' and the politics of peace, bonnie roos reads barnes's novel against the backdrop of herbert bayard swope's popular new york newspaper the world to demonstrate the ways in which the novel wrestles with such contemporaneous issues as the great depression and its political fallout, the failures of the league of nations and the collapse of peace between the two world warsno marks and good bindingbloosbury paperback in "as new"¬†conditionsee oxfam website for delivery information read moreeliot, this is a comprehensive exploration of the historical contexts of djuna barnes's masterpiece, nightwoodroos argues that nightwood allegorizes the role of liberal newspapers - epitomised by the sensationalism of the world - in driving a us policy that hastened the arrival of war

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  • Mnh stamps in very good conditioncomplete 'league of nations' series fromplease click on "respond to advert" (orange button) to get redirected to the catawiki websiteare you interested in this item? this item is up for auction at catawikithe majority with beautiful sheet edgesour weekly auctions feature thousands of unusual, rare, and exceptional objects you won‚Äôt find in just any storecatawiki‚Äôs goal is to make special objects universally availablesent by registered mailusual marks of this series on the gum

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  • Very difficult stamps to find in complete sheetlet from the society of nations seriesestimated catalogue price: ‚ā¨650shipping via registered mailnot available to find in sheetsplease click on "respond to advert" (orange button) to get redirected to the catawiki websiteare you interested in this item? this item is up for auction at catawikisheet of 100 pieces, due to the age of the sheet, somewhat open at the bottom without breakingour weekly auctions feature thousands of unusual, rare, and exceptional objects you won‚Äôt find in just any storecatawiki‚Äôs goal is to make special objects universally available

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  • Very difficult stamps to find in complete sheetlet from the society of nations seriessome stamps in the central part of the last row slightly detached but not separated from the sheetplease click on "respond to advert" (orange button) to get redirected to the catawiki websiteare you interested in this item? this item is up for auction at catawikicatalogue value shipment via registered postour weekly auctions feature thousands of unusual, rare, and exceptional objects you won‚Äôt find in just any storecatawiki‚Äôs goal is to make special objects universally availablesee photographssheet of 100 specimens one part of the miniature sheet with good centring

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  • In 'the league of gentlemen are behind you' () the tradition of the great british panto is lampooned by the crackpot crew'the league of gentlemen's apocalypse' () is the big screen version of the programme in which misanthropic vicar bernice (reece shearsmith) discovers a prophecy that warns of the destruction of royston vaseythe locals then discover that they are in fact fictional creations of the 'league of gentlemen' comedy troupethe town of royston vasey is populated by many strange and eccentric individualsthe annual panto in royston vasey is at least as creepy and wacky as you'd expectsee oxfam website for delivery information read moreoxfam shop edenbridge box set featuring the feature film and two specials from the cult tv programme'league of gentlemen at drury lane'() is the live stage adaptation of the popular tv seriesmaking their way through a mysterious portal into the real world, murderous butcher hilary briss (mark gatiss), embittered businessman geoff tipps (shearsmith) and sinister pederast herr lipp (steve pemberton) confront their creators in an effort to force them to continue writing about royston vasey

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  • The league of gentlemen welcome you to royston valley, the bleak provincial town populated by bizarre and eccentric characters ranging from local shop owners tubbs and edward (it's a local shop for local people) to pre-op transsexual barbara and never-was-been pop star les mcqueensee oxfam website for delivery information read morethe complete, golden rose of montreaux-winning first series is featured hereoxfam shop kendal case and discs in excellent condition

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  • 289a‚Äď‚Äė97a -- palace of the league of nations and bit - 2 sets - noplease click on "respond to advert" (orange button) to get redirected to the catawiki websiteare you interested in this item? this item is up for auction at catawikiour weekly auctions feature thousands of unusual, rare, and exceptional objects you won‚Äôt find in just any storecatawiki‚Äôs goal is to make special objects universally available660c‚Äď60f read morenational exhibition in zurich - nowooden sculptures - nocomplete sets in blocks of four, mnh -- technique and landscapes - noassembly of the postal administrations - noopening of the national exhibition - no

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  • Hard cover with dust wrapperpublished by carl habel verlag, darmstadt, west germany inshort descriptive paragraph of each in english and german!63 portrait drawings of prominent personalities by erna plachte

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  • Shelf wear to top and bottom edges of spine and boardscreases to lower leading corners of first few leaves of text block, which is otherwise clean and tight and lightly but evenly tannedby reflecting upon the economics at the beginning of the¬†industrial revolution, the book touches upon such broad topics as the¬†division of labour,¬†productivity, and¬†free marketsvarious scuffs and marks to boardsoxfam bookshop newport generally referred to by its shortened title, the wealth of nations, this is the¬†magnum opus¬†of the¬†scottish¬†economist¬†and moral¬†philosopher¬†adam smithdecorated endpapers (everyman design)neatly inked name to front free endpaperfirst published in , the book offers one of the world's first collected descriptions of what builds nations'¬†wealth, and is today a fundamental work in¬†classical economics¬† see oxfam website for delivery information read morebuff cloth covered boards with blind embossed design to front and gilt text to spine, which is discoloured

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  • Oxfam shop okehampton a game of nations¬† a political strategy game see oxfam website for delivery information read more

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  • This book presents a sociological analysis of this enduring relationship and asks: how are ideas of race critical to the understanding of music genres and preferences? what does the 'love of difference' via music contribute to contemporary perspectives of racism? previous studies of world music have situated it within the dynamics of local/global musical production, the representation of nations and ethnic groups, theories of globalization, hybridization and cultural appropriationthe text offers a view of world music from 'within,' building on original, qualitative, interview-based research with people from the british world music scenethese interviews provide unique insights into the discursive repertoires that underpin contemporary culture, and will make a significant contribution to the mainly theoretical debates about world musicrace and music seem fatally entwined in a way that involves both creative ethnic hybridity and ongoing problems of racismhaynes adds a conceptual and textual shift to these debates by utilizing world music as a lens for examining cultural imaginaries of race and analytical nuances of racializationsee oxfam website for delivery information read moreoxfam bookshop hove minor shelf wear to hardcover, contents in very good, clean condition throughout

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  • In flashback we are shown the terrible secret behind dr chinnery's always fatal attempts at veteninary surgerywe are presented with a complex tableau of stories delivered to royston vasey's vicar bernice by a variety of strangers who visit her churchback in the present, and taking a sideswipe at stanley kubrick's 'eyes wide shut', the endlessly warring couple stella and charlie try to resolve their dysfunction, and stella visits a strange masked group called 'solutions' in the hope of using voodoo to get rid of her husbandfinally we travel back to visit a younger herr lipp, the vicious pederast, who is captured here leading a choir of small boys in the small german town of duisberg; but what will he do to the young lad who asks if he may come to visit this christmas? see oxfam website for delivery information read moreoxfam shop ulverston it's christmas time in royston vasey, the little northern town whose proud motto is 'you'll never leave', and this special full-length episode has a darkly dickensian yuletide flavour

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  • In flashback we are shown the terrible secret behind dr chinnery's always fatal attempts at veteninary surgerywe are presented with a complex tableau of stories delivered to royston vasey's vicar bernice by a variety of strangers who visit her churchback in the present, and taking a sideswipe at stanley kubrick's 'eyes wide shut', the endlessly warring couple stella and charlie try to resolve their dysfunction, and stella visits a strange masked group called 'solutions' in the hope of using voodoo to get rid of her husbandfinally we travel back to visit a younger herr lipp, the vicious pederast, who is captured here leading a choir of small boys in the small german town of duisberg; but what will he do to the young lad who asks if he may come to visit this christmas? see oxfam website for delivery information read moreoxfam shop colne road it's christmas time in royston vasey, the little northern town whose proud motto is 'you'll never leave', and this special full-length episode has a darkly dickensian yuletide flavour

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  • Oxfam shop kendal new and sealedit's christmas time in royston vasey, the little northern town whose proud motto is 'you'll never leave', and this special full-length episode has a darkly dickensian yuletide flavourin flashback we are shown the terrible secret behind dr chinnery's always fatal attempts at veteninary surgerywe are presented with a complex tableau of stories delivered to royston vasey's vicar bernice by a variety of strangers who visit her churchback in the present, and taking a sideswipe at stanley kubrick's 'eyes wide shut', the endlessly warring couple stella and charlie try to resolve their dysfunction, and stella visits a strange masked group called 'solutions' in the hope of using voodoo to get rid of her husbandfinally we travel back to visit a younger herr lipp, the vicious pederast, who is captured here leading a choir of small boys in the small german town of duisberg; but what will he do to the young lad who asks if he may come to visit this christmas? see oxfam website for delivery information read more

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  • Central to this book is a study of henderson's bitter and long-lasting rivalry with ramsay macdonald and his deep commitment to the league of nations and the cause of world peacea key minister in the first two labour governments, he became foreign secretary in and received the nobel peace prize for his dedicated efforts as president of the world disarmament conferencealways a moderate, 'uncle arthur', as he was generally known, was the embodiment of the alliance between the labour party and the trade union movement, a partnership that he incorporated into the fabric of the party through the constitutionhis talents as a political manager were central to the labour party's electoral strategy and to the expansion of the constituency organisation which enabled labour to develop from a sectional pressure group into a government partyoxfam books & music beeston manchester university press, , hardback with dust jacket very good condition arthur henderson was one of the first working-class mps and held the office of secretary of the labour party for nearly twenty-five yearsduring the first world war and again briefly after he served as leader of the labour partysee oxfam website for delivery information read more

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  • This is a picturesque but painstakingly researched biography of the life - and the times - of the nineteenth century's maria callasdickens - reduced to tears by her singing - regarded her as 'one of the greatest actresses of any time'liszt also declared that, with pauline viardot, the world had finally found a woman composer of genius"enchantress of nations" is a lavish biography of this amazing woman whose life spanned most of the nineteenth century; and it also weaves a rich tapestry of music and literature in france, england and russiamichael steen recounts the back-stage bitchiness, robbery, duels and violence, life in russia before the emancipation of the serfs, appalling disease and shocking poverty, and the unhappiness experienced by children of successful parentssee oxfam website for delivery information read moreshe was among 'the most brilliant dramatic stars of our time', according to franz liszt, and billed as 'the most talked of opera singer in europe'luxuriously produced with a colour plate section, it opens a new vista on opera, nineteenth-century literature and history

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  • Pc - cd - rise of nations - gold editionincludes both rise of nations and thrones & patriots expansion

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  • Celebrate the history of the olympics with this hallmark parade of nations keepsake christmas ornamentplate can also be hung on christmas treenew in box, display plate stand included

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  • Get ready for another dramatic season of blitz and experience the league like never beforestep onto the field with more customizable options than ever before, with new cities, logos, and unlockable players which will help you to create what could be the greatest franchise in league historyoxfam bookshop swanage the game which revolutionized pro football is back and better than ever, starring lawrence taylor, as quentin sands, and the new bad boy on the block, bill romanowski, as linebacker bruno bataggliasee oxfam website for delivery information read moretake your team online and dominate your opponents using new offensive and defensive evasion moves, or try and defeat the three new division all-star teams stacked with the best talent on the field

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  • Game of nations board game, played with very good condition, completecollection only

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  • Rise of nations pc joblot good condition with manuals

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  • Histories of nations peter furtado how their identities were forged hardback new and sealed collection from ireby in cumbria ca7 please view my other items for more books on history and historical places and buildings read more

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  • Oxfam shop colne road xena warrior princess conqueror of nations xena figure collectors series 6" figure brand new in original packaging see oxfam website for delivery information read more

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  • 4 nights in a 3* hotel in rome for 2 people, including 2 tickets to the rugby six nations scotland vs italy15th-19th march

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  • Attack of the legion of doom! dc comics super heroesdc comics & lego presentslimited edition box set - blu-ray & limited edition exclusivea lego original movie

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  • league of extraordinary gentlemen the black dossier by ainternational delivery varies by country, please see the wordery store help page for detailsmoore (paperback, ) delivery uk delivery is within 3 to 5 working days

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  • The patriotic league of britons overseas enameled metal lapel badge, diameter 20mm, read more

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