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The Apple of His EyeConverts from Islam in the Reign of Louis IX

The Apple of His Eye: Converts from Islam in the Reign of Louis IX

William Chester Jordan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691190112
eISBN:
9780691192635
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691190112.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The thirteenth century brought new urgency to Catholic efforts to convert non-Christians, and no Catholic ruler was more dedicated to this undertaking than King Louis IX of France. His military ... More

The Grand Strategy of the Habsburg Empire

The Grand Strategy of the Habsburg Empire

A. Wess Mitchell

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196442
eISBN:
9781400889969
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196442.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The Empire of Habsburg Austria faced more enemies than any other European great power. Flanked on four sides by rivals, it possessed few of the advantages that explain successful empires. Yet somehow ... More

The Interrogation Rooms of the Korean WarThe Untold History

The Interrogation Rooms of the Korean War: The Untold History

Monica Kim

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780691166223
eISBN:
9780691185040
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691166223.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Traditional histories of the Korean War have long focused on violations of the thirty-eighth parallel, the line drawn by American and Soviet officials in 1945 dividing the Korean peninsula. But this ... More

Secret Reports on Nazi GermanyThe Frankfurt School Contribution to the War Effort

Secret Reports on Nazi Germany: The Frankfurt School Contribution to the War Effort

Franz Neumann, Herbert Marcuse, and Otto Kirchheimer

Raffaele Laudani (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691134130
eISBN:
9781400846467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134130.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

During World War II, three prominent members of the Frankfurt School—Franz Neumann, Herbert Marcuse, and Otto Kirchheimer—worked as intelligence analysts for the Office of Strategic Services, the ... More

Who Fights for Reputation

Who Fights for Reputation

Keren Yarhi-Milo

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691181288
eISBN:
9781400889983
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691181288.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This book provides an original framework, based on insights from psychology, to explain why some political leaders are more willing to use military force to defend their reputation than others. ... More

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