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Family First

Family First

by Ruth Alexandra Symes

Family First : Tracing Relationships in the Past

This book is a blend of social history and family history covering the years 1800-1950. It is structured around the relationships which fascinate those interested in find...
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Eavesdropping on Jane Austen's England

Eavesdropping on Jane Austen's England

by Roy & Lesley Adkins

Eavesdropping on Jane Austen's England

From forced marriages and the sale of wives in marketplaces to boys and girls working down mines or as chimney sweeps, this enthralling social history reveals how our ancestors wo...
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Blood Sisters : The Women Behind the Wars of the Roses

Blood Sisters : The Women Behind the Wars of the Roses

by Sarah Gristwood

Blood Sisters : The Women Behind the Wars of the Roses

'Blood Sisters' is the thrilling history of the noblewomen who endured the Wars of the Roses. The events of the Wars of the Roses are usually described in terms of...
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Magna Carta

Magna Carta


Magna Carta

Magna Carta, forced on King John in 1215 by rebellion, is one of the most famous documents in world history. It asserts a fundamental principle: that the ruler is subject to the law. Alongside a new text and...
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Pauper Prisons...Pauper Palaces...

Pauper Prisons...Pauper Palaces...

by Paul Carter

Pauper Prisons, Pauper Palaces

This archival work was undertaken by a group of around 100 local historians across the Midlands who were interested in examining the lives of poor people in the nineteenth century. The mai...
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Thomas Cromwell

Thomas Cromwell

by Tracy Borman

Thomas Cromwell : The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant

'This deeply researched and grippingly written biography brings Cromwell to life and exposes the Henrician court in all its brutal, glittering spl...
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Thomas Cromwell: Henry VIII's Henchman

Thomas Cromwell: Henry VIII's Henchman

by J Patrick Coby

Thomas Cromwell : Henry VIII's Henchman

Thomas Cromwell, chief architect of the English Reformation, served as principal minister of Henry VIII from 1532 to 1540, the most tumultuous period in Henry's thirty-seven year ...
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Workhouse Encyclopedia

Workhouse Encyclopedia

by Peter Higginbotham

Workhouse Encyclopedia

Where was my local workhouse? What records did they keep? What is gruel and is it really what inmates lived on? How did you get out of a workhouse? What famous people were once workhouse inmates? ...
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Baxter's Guide : Biographical Sources in the India Office Records 3rd Edition

Baxter's Guide : Biographical Sources in the India Office Records 3rd Edition

by Ian Baxter

Baxter's Guide : Biographical Sources in the India Office Records : 3rd Edition

This is the bible for all who are researching ancestors in British India and South Asia. The information sought will probably be found in t...
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Bound For Australia

Bound For Australia

by David T. Hawkings.

Bound for Australia: A Guide to the Records of Transported Convicts and Early Settlers

From the arrival of the first 788 convicts in 1788, to the end of transportation in 1868, a staggering 165,000 criminals were sent t...
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Jewish Lives : Britain 1750-1950

Jewish Lives : Britain 1750-1950

by Melanie Amstel-Arieli

Jewish Lives : Britain 1750-1950

Jewish Lives presents the life-stories of ten individual Jews who immigrated to Britain between 1750 and 1950, based on actual genealogical research. Their life-stories, enriched by a va...
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Medieval Love Poetry

Medieval Love Poetry

by John F Cherry

Medieval Love Poetry

Farewell my joy, and welcome paine, till I see my lady againe. The quest is the essence of medieval romance, whether the search is for the ideal beloved or for the Holy Grail. Love was sometimes the...
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Peterloo Witnesses to a Massacre

Peterloo Witnesses to a Massacre

by Robert Poole & Eva Schlunke

Peterloo: Witnesses to a Massacre

This graphic novel tells the explosive tale of Peterloo, through the voices of those who were there. This is a vivid, original and historically accurate 'comic book' visual account of t...
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Researching Ancestors In The East India Company Armies

Researching Ancestors In The East India Company Armies

by Peter Bailey

Researching Ancestors In The East India Company Armies

'Researching Ancestors in the East India Company Armies' provides a thorough analysis of the relevant biographical sources together with an informed comentary and a...
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Royal Babies

Royal Babies

by Gill Knappert

Royal Babies

Queen Victoria, once remarked `I don't dislike babies though I think very young ones are rather disgusting'. She went on to have nine children. As 2018 heralds the arrival of Prince Louis for the House of W...
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Secrets of the Domesday Book

Secrets of the Domesday Book


Secrets of the Domesday Book

This 20 page guide uses an equal mix of text and illustrations to give a glimpse into the history of this national treasure. It is a well-illustrated overview of the Domesday book and perfec...
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1415 : Henry V's Year of Glory

1415 : Henry V's Year of Glory

by Ian Mortimer

1415 : Henry V's Year of Glory

Henry V is regarded as the great English hero. Lionised in his own day for his victory at Agincourt, his piety and his rigorous application of justice, he was elevated by Shakespeare into ...
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142 Strand: A Radical Address In Victorian London

142 Strand: A Radical Address In Victorian London

by Rosemary Ashton

142 Strand: A Radical Address In Victorian London

142 Strand was the home of the brilliant, unconventional young publisher John Chapman. All the daring and avant-garde writers and thinkers of Victorian London gathered h...
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1666

1666

by Rebecca Rideal

1666: Plague, War and Hellfire

1666 was a watershed year for England. The outbreak of the Great Plague, the eruption of the second Dutch War and the Great Fire of London all struck the country in rapid succession and wi...
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1916 : The Rising Handbook

1916 : The Rising Handbook

by Lorcan Collins

1916 : The Rising Handbook

A handbook to the events and locations of the Easter 1916 Rising. There are so many different versions of the story of Easter Week 1916. Lorcan Collins, an acknowledged expert on the subject a...
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