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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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  • Marble Past, Monumental Present
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: November 2008
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    • This survey and synthesis of the structural and decorative uses of Roman remains, particularly marble, throughout the mediaeval Mediterranean, deals with the Christian West - but also Byzantium and Islam, each the inheritor of much Roman territory. It includes a 5000-image DVD.
  • Marco Polo <i>Was</i> in China
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: November 2012
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    • In <i>Marco Polo was in China</i> Hans Ulrich Vogel undertakes a thorough study of Yuan currencies, salts and revenues, by comparing Marco Polo manuscripts with Chinese sources and thus offering new evidence for the Venetian’s stay in Khubilai Khan’s empire.
  • Marcus Aurelius’ Rain Miracle and the Marcomannic Wars
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: December 2008
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    • The rain and lightning miracles are the best-known events of Marcus Aurelius' northern wars. Several pagan and Christian versions existed in Antiquity. The author studies and publishes for the first time all the sources and the development of the legend from Antiquity to the 14th century.
  • Margaret of Parma: A Life
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: August 2013
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    • Margaret of Parma, a natural child of Charles V, served her father through two marriages in Italy where she spent much of her life. She returned to the Netherlands to serve Philip II, her half-brother, as regent during the religious and political turmoil that became the Revolt against Spain. Her efforts at compromise infuriated Philip, who replaced her with the Duke of Alba.
  • Marginal Voices
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: February 2012
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    • This collection of essays reveals the diversity of the impact on late medieval and Golden Age Spanish literature of the socio-religious dichotomy that came to exist between conversos (New Christians), who were perceived as inferior because of their Jewish descent, and Old Christians, who asserted the superiority of their pure Christian lineage.
  • Marine Interstitial Poecilostomatoida and Cyclopoida (Copepoda) of Australia
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: June 2008
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    • Copepods are top predators in the interstitial ecosystems and this book offers the first data about two large orders from the Australian marine interstitial. This exciting fauna abounds in new taxa, and this helped the author to recognize new zoogeographic regions in Australia.
  • Marine Protected Areas Network in the South China Sea
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: January 2014
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    • <i>Marine Protected Areas Network in the South China Sea</i> suggests legal and political measures to support the development of a network of marine protected areas in the South China Sea. They could not only help protect the marine environment but also promote peace and cooperation between regional States.
  • Maritime Border Diplomacy
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: September 2012
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    • <i>Maritime Border Diplomacy</i>, edited by Myron H. Nordquist and John Norton Moore, examines critical issues in international maritime boundary disputes together with the important global role of Indonesia, whose maritime boundaries are imperative to its sovereign status identity.
  • Maritime Strategy and National Security in Japan and Britain
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: May 2012
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    • This thought-provoking volume explores how, across more than a century, sea power empowered both the UK and Japan with a defensive shield, an instrument of deterrence, and an enabling tool in expeditionary missions to implement courses of actions to preserve national economic and security interests worldwide.
  • Mark at the Threshold
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: July 2008
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    • Drawing on the popular literature of the ancient world, this book offers a fresh look at issues surrounding Markan characterisation, and also calls for scholars to think more openly and flexibly about Markan genre.
  • Mark's Memory Resources and the Controversy Stories (Mark 2:1-3:6)
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: December 2009
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    • Drawing on frame theory from cogntive science, this book shows that as a product of oral-aural cultures the Gospel of Mark is basically an 'background knowledge'-based story; and hence it can be only properly understood by the help of frames which the speaker and audience shared.
  • Mark's Treatment of the Jewish Leaders
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: June 1978
  • Market Denial and International Fisheries Regulation
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: October 2011
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    • Resting on the simple logic of market economics, this book considers the ways in which groups of States can lawfully and effectively deny market access to the flag of convenience fishing industry.
  • Market Supervision in the European Union
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: September 2014
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    • In <i>Market Supervision in the European Union</i>, Pieter Van Cleynenbreugel compares the emergence of divergently structured supranational market supervision mechanisms in six different sectors of EU regulation and identifies common or converging constitutional benchmarks underlying those sector-specific administrative design developments.
  • Marrane et marronne
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: January 2015
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    • De l’Univers de concentration à l’Univers de Plantation, l'oeuvre d'André et de Simone Schwarz-Bart dépiste les mêmes mécanismes de déshumanisation et la même nécessité à faire un double devoir de mémoire.
  • Marriage Advice for a Pope
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: November 2008
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    • This book reconstructs the scholastic arguments about marital indissolubility and papal power that lay behind John XXII’s 1322 constitution <i>Antique Concertationi</i>. It illustrates the dynamic relationship between canon law and theology, and the tensions between papal authority and academic expertise, that animated a controversial pontificate
  • Marriage Dissolution in Singapore
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: January 2009
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    • Drawing on sociological perspectives, this book provides an important insight into social change and its impact on marital expectations. Marriage stability is influenced by women's changing expectations of their roles in the family, notions of romantic love and expecations of the ideal spouse, preparedness for parenthood, and work demands.
  • Marriage as a Covenant
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: November 1993
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    • This book focuses on Malachi 2:10-16, which identifies marriage as a "covenant" and censures the lax marital practice of its contemporaries. Proceeding from this text, Hugenberger explores the theory of marriage implied elsewhere in the Old Testament.
  • Marsilio Ficino
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: January 2002
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    • This volume consists of 21 essays on Marsilio Ficino (1433-99), the Florentine scholar-philosopher-magus-priest who was the architect of Renaissance Platonism. They cast fascinating new light on his theology, philosophy, and psychology as well as on his influence and sources.
  • Marsilius of Inghen, Quaestiones super quattuor libros Sententiarum, Volume 3, Super primum, quaestiones 22-37
    • Type: E-Book
    • Publication Date: September 2014
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    • Marsilius of Inghen’s Commentary on the Sentences evinces the history of Scholasticism between Ockham and Luther. The part edited here discusses the Trinity revealing new evidence on the debates among Realists and Nominalists at the Universities of Paris and Heidelberg.

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