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Mr Barry's War

Mr Barry's War

by Caroline Shenton

Mr Barry's War : Rebuilding the Houses of Parliament After the Great Fire of 1834

When the brilliant classical architect Charles Barry won the competition to build a new, Gothic, Houses of Parliament in London he though...
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Mrs Jordan's Profession

Mrs Jordan's Profession

by Claire Tomalin

Mrs Jordan's Profession

Mrs Jordan's Profession is the acclaimed biography of Dora Jordan by bestselling author Claire Tomalin. "Intelligent, finely made and wonderfully readable. As gripping as the best fiction". (Inde...
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Mutiny or Murder ?

Mutiny or Murder ?

by Conor Reidy

Mutiny of Murder

On 15 March 1817 the convict ship the Chapman departed from Cork with 200 male prisoners on board. When it dropped anchor off Sydney Cove four months later, its prison doors opened to reveal 160 gaunt a...
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My Dear Hamy

My Dear Hamy

by Martin Thomas

My Dear Hamy : Insights and Intrigues at the Court of Caroline Princess of Wales

Devotees of the excellent ITV series ‘Victoria', may wonder why the young Queen is so fearful of pregnancy and why Leopold, King of the ...
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My Dearest Dearest Albert

My Dearest Dearest Albert

by Karen Dolby

My Dearest Dearest Albert

Using excerpts from her letters and diaries, this book shows the very human face of Queen Victoria, from spirited young princess to caring Queen, passionate bride and loving mother to great-gra...
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My Heart Is My Own : The Life of Mary Queen of Scots

My Heart Is My Own : The Life of Mary Queen of Scots

by John Guy

My Heart Is My Own : The Life of Mary Queen of Scots

A long-overdue and dramatic reinterpretation of the life of Mary, Queen of Scots by one of the leading historians at work today. She was crowned Queen of Scotland at ...
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Never Had It So Good

Never Had It So Good

by Dominic Sandbrook

Never Had It So Good : A History of Britain from Suez to the Beatles

In 1956 the Suez Crisis finally shattered the old myths of the British Empire and paved the way for the tumultuous changes of the decades to come. In ...
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New World Inc.

New World Inc.

by John Butman & Simon Targett

New World Inc

Deeply researched and well-written' - Financial Times

In the mid-sixteenth century, England was a small and relatively insignificant kingdom on the periphery of Europe, and it had begun to face a daunting...
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Nicholas Hilliard

Nicholas Hilliard

by Elizabeth Goldring

Nicholas Hilliard : Life of an Artist

This illustrated biography follows Nicholas Hilliard's long and remarkable life (c. 1547-1619) from the West Country to the heart of the Elizabethan and Jacobean courts. It showcase...
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Nicholson

Nicholson

by Donal P McCracken

Nicholson : How An Angry Irishman Became the Hero of Delhi

Born in Dublin in 1822, Lieutenant-General John Nicholson was raised and educated in Ireland. He joined the East India Company's Bengal Army as 16-year old boy-...
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No Cake No Jam

No Cake No Jam

by Marian Hughes

No Cake, No Jam : Hardship and Happiness in Wartime London

No Cake, No Jam is the heart-warming true story of a little girl's London childhood during the Blitz, and of how she rose above adversity through sheer guts and...
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No Ordinary Surgeon

No Ordinary Surgeon

by Dorothy Bentley Smith

No Ordinary Surgeon : The Life and Times of William Binley Dickinson

No Ordinary Surgeon centres around one of our most photographed works of art - the Boudicca group on the Thames Embankment opposite the Houses of Parl...
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No Tradesmen, No Women

No Tradesmen, No Women

by Michael Coolican

No Tradesmen, No Women : The Origins of the British Civil Service

Is our civil service fit for purpose? Michael Coolican takes John Reid's damning statement about the Home Office as his point of departure for a comprehe...
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Not Forgotten

Not Forgotten

by Neil Oliver

Not Forgotten : The Great War and Our Modern Memory

There are 37,780 First World War memorials in Britain, listing names from all walks of life - estates, villages, places of work. They stand as landmarks to a defining ...
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Nursing Churchill

Nursing Churchill

by Jill Rose

Nursing Churchill : Wartime Life from the Private Letters of Churchill's Niece

A fresh perspective on Churchill and wartime life through the eyes of the nurse charged with looking after the Prime Minister. In February 1...
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Obligation, Entitlement And Dispute Under The English Poor Laws

Obligation, Entitlement And Dispute Under The English Poor Laws

by Steven King & Peter Jones

Obligation, Entitlement and Dispute Under the English Poor Laws

With its focus on poverty and welfare in England between the seventeenth and later nineteenth centuries, this book addresses a range of questions that are ...
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Offa And The Mercian Wars

Offa And The Mercian Wars

by Chris Peers

Offa And The Mercian Wars: The Rise And Fall Of The First Great English Kingdom

In England in the eighth century, in the midst of the so-called Dark Ages, Offa ruled Mercia, one of the strongest Anglo-Saxon kingdoms. Fo...
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On The Origin Of Species

On The Origin Of Species

by Charles Darwin

The Origin of The Species

The publication of Charles Darwin's The Origin of Species in 1859 marked a dramatic turning point in scientific thought, but it also ignited a firestorm of controversy. More than two decades fo...
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One Hot Summer

One Hot Summer

by Rosemary Ashdon

One Hot Summer : Dickens, Darwin, Disraeli, and the Great Stink of 1858

A unique, in-depth view of Victorian London during the record-breaking summer of 1858, when residents both famous and now-forgotten endured "The Gr...
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Oscar

Oscar

by Matthew Sturgis

Oscar

Vivid and desperately moving. However much you think you know Wilde, this book will absorb and entertain you' Sunday Times. 'Wonderfully exciting ...

Sturgis's great achievement is to take on board his great flur...
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