Discover the four newest titles added to Very Short Introductions online:
- American Women’s History: A Very Short Introduction, by Susan Ware, chronicles the contributions, recognized and unrecognized, that women have made to the American experience.
- Ancient Assyria: A Very Short Introduction, by Karen Radner, sketches the history of Assyria from city state to empire, from the early 2nd millennium BC to the end of the 7th century BC.
- Plate Tectonics: A Very Short Introduction, by Peter Molnar, explains the nature and mechanisms of plate tectonics and its impact on our understanding of the ongoing processes that continue to change Earth.
- Privacy: A Very Short Introduction (new edition), by Raymond Wacks, looks at all aspects of privacy and considers how this fundamental value might be reconciled with competing interests such as security and freedom of expression.