New Books

The Yezidis

The minority communities of northern Iraq are under increasingly severe threat from Islamic State jihadists – among these minorities are the Yezidis. This is the essential guide to a threatened tradition.

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Black Artists in British Art

Representing a timely and important contribution to British art history, Eddie Chambers tells the story of Britain’s black artists, from the 1950s onwards.

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The Secret World

Uniting Hugh Trevor-Roper's writings on intelligence and espionage, The Secret World is a sharp, revealing and personal first-hand account of MI6 during World War II.

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Farzana

This is the story of Farzana, an orphaned street girl who would become a courtesan, a leader of armies, a treasured defender of the last Mughal emperor and the head of one of the most legendary courts in history.

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The White Nile Diaires

A mesmerizing coming-of-age journey by motorbike across North Africa in the 1960s by a legend of the Tangier literary community.

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Unbelievable

Aiming straight for the heart of what it means to be human, Graham Ward asks why do we believe? what kinds of things do people believe in? and how does what we believe – or disbelieve – shape our lives?

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Out This Month

The Violence of the Image

See a complete list of all our exciting new titles being published later this month.

Kraszna-Krausz

Philippa Brewster Wins Prestigious Publishing Award

Visual Culture editor Philippa Brewster wins prestigious publishing award. More...

Critics' Choice

Kerry Brown

Kerry Brown's indispensable exploration into what it takes to become China's leader. More...

Pain in the Arts

Pain in the Arts

Pulling no punches, John Tusa offers advice on how the arts can survive in the downturn. More...

Short Histories

Short Histories

Introductions with an edge, from the world's leading experts. More...

Catalogues

Catalogues

All I.B.Tauris subject catalogues for 2014 are available to read online and to download. More...