687 products in this department, displaying products 601 to 620.

 

Pages:

272829303132333435
Sort by:
The Victorian Public School

The Victorian Public School

by Trevor Matthews

Victorian Public School

Public schools were in the business of producing leaders - in national government, in the Empire, and in the armed forces. Their impact on society was immense, and they provided the vehicle by wh...
£7.99
£6.99
You Save: 13% Add to basket
The Victorian Railway Worker

The Victorian Railway Worker

by Trevor May

Victorian Railway Worker

Thousands of Victorians were employed by railway companies, from the locomotive driver on the footplate to the booking clerk in the station. The companies provided work for navvies, signalmen, t...
£4.99
£4.49
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Victorian Schoolroom

The Victorian Schoolroom

by Trevor May

Victorian Schoolroom

There was a tremendous expansion of education in England and Wales during the nineteenth century. A combination of voluntary effort and government action led to the introduction of a system of eleme...
£4.99
£4.49
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Victorian Undertaker

The Victorian Undertaker

by Trevor May

Victorian Undertaker

The Victorians were, were relatively at ease with death and there is much in this book to interest social historians, those interested in historical costume and transport enthusiasts, as there is a ...
£4.99
£4.49
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Victorian Workhouse

The Victorian Workhouse

by Trevor May

Victorian Workhouse

Whether it was 'the batille', 'the spike', 'the work'us' or simply 'the house', the Victorian workhouse was the cause of dread and shame for thousands of men, women and children. This book looks at t...
£4.99
£4.49
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Victorians

The Victorians

by John D Wright

The Victorians : From Empire and Industry to Poverty and Famine

The Victorians explores nineteenth century society in all its colourful detail from cholera epidemics and asylums to workshouses and chimney sweeps; from t...
£19.99
£18.99
You Save: 5% Add to basket
The Victorians: Beginners Guide

The Victorians: Beginners Guide

by David Gane

Beginners Guide To The Victorians

The Victorian era was a time of unprecedented transformation, yet it is often understood only through the stereotypes of crowded factories, child labour and emotional repression. In thi...
£9.99
£8.99
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Warrior Queen

The Warrior Queen

by Joanna Arman

The Warrior Queen : The Life and Legend of Aethelflaed, Daughter of Alfred the Great

Aethelflaed, eldest daughter of Alfred 'the Great', has gone down in history as an enigmatic and almost legendary figure. To the popul...
£20.00
£18.00
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Wars Of The Roses

The Wars Of The Roses

by John Hill-Ashdown

The Wars of the Roses

The Wars of the Roses call to mind bloody battles, treachery and deceit, and a cast of characters known to us through fact and fiction: Edward IV, Elizabeth Woodville, Richard III, Warwick the Kin...
£9.99
£8.99
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Warship Anne

The Warship Anne

by Richard Endsor

Warship Anne : An Illustrated History

If you go down to the shore at Hastings on the UK's south coast at low tide you will come upon an amazing sight. There, revealed by the receding waves are the remarkably complete mo...
£25.00 Add to basket
The Watchers

The Watchers

by Stephen Alford

Watchers : A Secret History of the Reign of Elizabeth I

The acclaimed and enthralling story of the dark side of Elizabethan rule, from Stephen Alford Elizabeth I's reign is known as a golden age, yet to much of Europe s...
£9.99
£8.99
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Wayward Genius Of Henry Mayhew

The Wayward Genius Of Henry Mayhew

by Karl Sabbagh

The Wayward Genius Of Henry Mayhew : Pioneering reportage from Victorian London

The 200th anniversary of Henry Mayhew's birth is overshadowed by that of his friend and collaborator Charles Dickens. But in fact Mayhew wa...
£8.99
£7.99
You Save: 11% Add to basket
The Woodvilles

The Woodvilles

by Susan Higginbotham

Woodvilles : The Wars of The Roses and England's most Infamous Family

In 1464, the most eligible bachelor in England, Edward IV, stunned the nation by revealing his secret marriage to Elizabeth Woodville, a beautiful, i...
£9.99
£8.99
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The Woollen Industry

The Woollen Industry


Shire: The Woollen Industry

Most places in Britain have had some connection with the woollen industry. For several hundred years, it was Britain's principal source of wealth and provided more jobs than all the other ind...
£4.99 Add to basket
The Workhouse

The Workhouse

by Simon Fowler

The Workhouse : The People, The Places, The life Behind Doors

'The stories of those who lived in the shadow of the workhouse' During the nineteenth century the workhouse cast a shadow over the lives of the poor. The des...
£12.99
£10.99
You Save: 15% Add to basket
The World Broke In Two

The World Broke In Two

by Bill Goldstein

The World Broke In Two :m Virginia Woolf, T. S. Eliot, D. H. Lawrence, E. M. Forster and the Year that Changed Literature

'This is a brilliant book about the birth of modernism, one that taught me something on every pag...
£9.99
£8.99
You Save: 10% Add to basket
The World OfThe Victorian Kitchen

The World OfThe Victorian Kitchen

by Karen Foy

Life In The Victorian Kitchen : Culinary Secrets and Servants' Stories

Have you ever wondered what life was like for domestic servants, the etiquette involved during upper class banquets, or simply wished for a glimpse...
£12.99
£10.99
You Save: 15% Add to basket
Thicker Than Water

Thicker Than Water

by Cal Flyn

Thicker Than Water : History, Secrets And Guilt

Cal Flyn was very proud when she discovered that her ancestor, Angus McMillan, had been a pioneer of colonial Australia. However, when she dug deeper, she began to questio...
£9.99
£8.99
You Save: 10% Add to basket
This Orient Isle

This Orient Isle

by Jerry Brotton

This Orient Isle : Elizabethan England and the Islamic World

'Fabulous, timely, a marvellous achievement' Spectator 'A richly resonant work which recasts our understanding of the Elizabethan era' Daily Telegraph In 1570...
£9.99
£8.99
You Save: 10% Add to basket
Thomas Becket : Warrior, Priest, Rebel, Victim: A 900-year-old Story Retold

Thomas Becket : Warrior, Priest, Rebel, Victim: A 900-year-old Story Retold

by John Guy

Thomas Becket : Warrior, Priest, Rebel, Victim: A 900-year-old Story Retold

From the winner of the 2004 Whitbread Biography Award and the Marsh Biography Award John Guy, comes Thomas Becket, a lively and enlightening n...
£9.99
£8.99
You Save: 10% Add to basket
 

Pages:

272829303132333435