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<p>Founded in 1683, Brill is a publishing house with a rich history and a strong international focus. The company’s head office is in Leiden (The Netherlands), with a branch office in Boston, Massachusetts (USA). </p> <p>Brill’s publications focus on the Humanities and Social Sciences, International Law and selected areas in the Sciences. Brill also boasts an extensive catalog of online resources and primary source collections.</p>

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  • The Books of the Maccabees: History, Theology, Ideology
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: December 2006
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    • The volume contains essays on various problems of the early Jewish works: the Books of the Maccabees. Authors include renowned international specialists in the literature and thinking of early Judaism.
  • The Boundaries of Monotheism
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: November 2008
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    • From an interdisciplinary perspective the authors of this book, scholars in theology and religious studies, give an account of the problematic and promising aspects of biblically based monotheism, considered as a formative religious idea, belief, and practice in Western history and culture.
  • The Brill Dictionary of Gregory of Nyssa
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: December 2009
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    • <i>The Brill Dictionary of Gregory of Nyssa</i> is the fruit of wide-ranging collaboration between more than forty scholars from various disciplines and perspectives, providing in two hundred articles a symphonic vision of the studies on Gregory of Nyssa and his thought.
  • The British Commonwealth and the Allied Occupation of Japan, 1945 - 1952
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: May 2013
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    • In <i>The British Commonwealth and the Occupation of Japan</i>, Nish presents papers by 23 authors on the nature of military occupation of Japan and the preparation of peace terms which led ultimately to the conclusion of the San Francisco Treaty (1951).
  • The British Courts and Extra-territoriality in Japan, 1859-1899
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: October 2013
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    • In <i>The British Courts and Extra-territoriality in Japan, 1859-1899</i>, Christopher Roberts considers the nature of the British extra-territorial regime in Japan in the nineteenth century before demonstrating that earlier complaints about institutional bias in the system are overstated.
  • Open Access The Bronze-Iron Age of Indonesia
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: January 1958
  • The Buddhist Caves at Aurangabad: Transformations in Art and Religion
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: December 2010
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    • Drawing on a large corpus of cross-disciplinary evidence, this book sheds light on the life of the Aurangabad caves and offers new interpretations on the development of Buddhist art and practice in the region, from the diffusion of early rock-cut monasteries to the advent of Mahayana and the emergence of esoteric art and rituals.
  • The Buddhist Conquest of China
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: March 2007
  • The Buddhist Goddess Marishiten
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: September 2013
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    • In <i>The Buddhist Goddess Marishiten</i>, David A. Hall provides an in-depth exploration of the Buddhist cult of the warrior goddess Mārīcī, its evolution, and its efficacy and psychological impact on the Japanese warrior.
  • The Bulgars and the Steppe Empire in the Early Middle Ages
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: February 2010
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    • Representing the different images, 'names', and 'faces' of the 'Other' in the Eurasian Steppes during the period between the sixth and ninth/tenth centuries, this book broadens the scholars' views on nomads' life and mentalities.
  • The Buried Foundation of the Gilgamesh Epic
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: February 2010
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    • Based on contrasting characterization and narrative logic between the central Huwawa episode and the remaining material for the earliest Akkadian Gilgamesh, this book challenges the accepted notion that the famous epic was composed without recourse to a previous Akkadian narrative.
  • The Business, Life and Letters of Frederick Cornes
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: October 2008
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    • Given the scarcity of data relating to trade with Japan in 1861–1910, the Cornes archive is of great significance. A complete transcript on CD forms part of this volume, which in turn is supported in Part 2 by content summaries of all the private letters and copy books. Part 1 considers the life and times of Frederick Cornes and his legacy.
  • The Call of the Homeland
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: March 2010
  • The Cape Town Convention
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: September 2013
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    • This book explains the application of the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment to space assets, The Cape Town Convention, in a manner that is useful to lawyers engaged in satellite finance and to academics who desire to understand this treaty.
  • The Career and Writings of Demetrius Kydones
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: June 2010
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    • Demetrius Kydones was a leading political and intellectual figure in fourteenth-century Byzantium, know especially for his translations of Aquinas and pro-western attitudes. This book examines Kydones’ career and writings in order to see what light they shed on Byzantine political and cultural developments in the period.
  • Open Access The Carib Language
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: January 1968
  • The Case-Law of the WTO / La jurisprudence de l'OMC, 1999-2
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: June 2008
  • The Cave 4 <i>Apocryphon of Jeremiah</i> and the Qumran Jeremianic Traditions
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: October 2014
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    • A careful reconsideration of the <i>Apocryphon of Jeremiah</i> C from Qumran and the Jeremianic traditions in the Qumran literature reveals the importance of Jeremiah's prophetic persona for the construction of community identity in periods of crisis.
  • The Central Convent of Hospitallers and Templars
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: October 2008
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    • This comparative study focuses on the history, organization, and personnel of the central convent, an institution at the heart of the international military religious orders of the Hospital and the Temple, in Jerusalem, Acre, and Cyprus, from 1099/1120 to 1310.
  • The Challenge of Conflict: International Law Responds
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: March 2006
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    • This collection is an integrated body of essays that provides a comprehensive range of viewpoints on how international legal and political mechanisms can address the catastrophic consequences of deadly conflict in today’s world. The authors are drawn from a diverse range of disciplines encompassing law, peace studies, international relations and criminal justice and include judges, members of the military, academics, United Nations personnel and representatives of non-government organisations.

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