634 products in this department, displaying products 301 to 320.

 

Pages:

12131415161718192021
Sort by:
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...
£12.99
£11.99
You Save: 8% Add to basket
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 ...
£12.99
£11.99
You Save: 8% Add to basket
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 ...
£14.99
£13.99
You Save: 7% Add to basket
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...
£10.99
£9.99
You Save: 9% Add to basket
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...
£40.00
£38.00
You Save: 5% Add to basket
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-...
£20.00
£18.00
You Save: 10% Add to basket
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...
£8.99
£5.99
You Save: 33% Add to basket
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...
£30.00
£25.00
You Save: 17% Add to basket
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...
£20.00
£18.00
You Save: 10% Add to basket
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 ...
£10.99
£9.99
You Save: 9% Add to basket
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...
£18.99
£16.99
You Save: 11% Add to basket
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 ...
£52.99
£50.99
You Save: 4% Add to basket
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...
£14.99 Add to basket
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...
£10.99
£9.99
You Save: 9% Add to basket
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...
£25.00
£20.00
You Save: 20% Add to basket
Orphans of Empire

Orphans of Empire

by Helen Berry

Orphans fo Empire

Eighteenth-century London was teeming with humanity, and poverty was never far from politeness. Legend has it that, on his daily commute through this thronging metropolis, Captain Thomas Coram witnesse...
£20.00 Add to basket
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...
£15.99 Add to basket
Oscar's Ghost

Oscar's Ghost

by Laura Lee

Oscar's Ghost : The Battle for Oscar Wilde's Legacy

In all his life [Oscar] has never written me a letter that was unkind or at least unloving and to see anything terrible in his handwriting written directly to me would...
£10.99 Add to basket
Pale Rider

Pale Rider

by Laura Spinney

Pale Rider : The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How it Changed the World

'Both a saga of tragedies and a detective story... Pale Rider is not just an excavation but a reimagining of the past' GuardianWith a death toll of betwe...
£10.99
£9.99
You Save: 9% Add to basket
Pandemic 1918

Pandemic 1918

by Catherine Arnold

Pandemic 1918 : The Story of the Deadliest Influenza in History

In the dying months of World War I, Spanish flu suddenly overwhelmed the world, killing between 50 and 100 million people.German soldiers termed it Blitzka...
£20.00
£18.00
You Save: 10% Add to basket
 

Pages:

12131415161718192021