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The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman

by Claire Tomalin

The Invisible Woman : The Story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens

"The Invisible Woman" by Claire Tomalin is the acclaimed story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens. Winner of the NCR Book Award, the Hawthornden Prize...
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The Kitchener Enigma

The Kitchener Enigma

by Trevor Royle

The Kitchener Enigma : The Life and Death of Lord Kitchener of Khartoum 1850-1916

In this critically acclaimed biography, now fully updated, Royle revises Kitchener's latter-day image as a stern taskmaster, the ultimate...
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The Lost Imperialist

The Lost Imperialist

by Andrew Gailey

Lost Imperialist : Lord Dufferin, Memory and Mythmaking in an Age of Celebrity

Frederick Hamiton-Temple-Blackwood, 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava, enjoyed a glittering career which few could equal. As Viceroy of India...
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The Making Of India

The Making Of India

by Kartar Lalvani

The Making of India : The Untold Story of British Enterprise

The story of The Making of India begins in the seventeenth century, when a small seafaring island, one tenth the size of the Indian subcontinent, despatched s...
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The Mesmirist

The Mesmirist

by Wendy Moore

The Mesmerist : The Extraordinary Story of the Society Doctor who held Victorian London Spellbound

Medicine, in the early 1800s, was a brutal business. Operations were performed without anaesthesia while conventional tr...
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The Mighty Healer

The Mighty Healer

by Verity Holloway

The Mighty Healer : Thomas Holloway's Victorian Patent Medicine Empire

Verity Holloway's nineteenth-century cousin Thomas Holloway's patent medicine empire was so ubiquitous, Charles Dickens commented that if you'd murd...
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The Mystery of Princess Louise

The Mystery of Princess Louise

by Lucinda Hawksley

Mystery Of Princess Louise : Victoria's Rebellious Daughter

The secrets of Queen Victoria's sixth child, Princess Louise, may be destined to remain hidden forever. What was so dangerous about this artistic, tempestuous ...
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The Origin Of The Species

The Origin Of The 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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The Poor In England 1700-1850

The Poor In England 1700-1850

by S King & A Tomkins

The Poor In England 1700-1850

This fascinating study investigates the experience of English poverty between 1700 and 1900 and in the ways in which the poor made ends meet. The phrase 'economy of makeshifts' has often be...
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The Race to the North

The Race to the North

by David Wragg

The Race To The North : Rivalry and Record Breaking in the Golden Age of Steam

In the late nineteenth century, some of Britain's leading main-line railway companies threw caution to the winds in an attempt to provide th...
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The Real Exploration Treasury

The Real Exploration Treasury

by Beau Riffenburgh

The Exploration Treasury

Discover some of the great archival treasures of the Royal Geographical Society. Some of the greatest expeditions are described and illustrated with maps, photographs and illustrations by offic...
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The Scramble For Africa

The Scramble For Africa

by Thomas Pakenham

The Scramble For Africa

In 1880 the continent of Africa was largely unexplored by Europeans. Less than thirty years later, only Liberia and Ethiopia remained unconquered by them. The rest - 10 million square miles with...
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The Servants' Story

The Servants' Story

by Pamela Sambrook

The Servants' Story : Managing a Great Country House

Trentham was the Staffordshire home of the Leveson-Gower family, the Dukes of Sutherland. In the mid-nineteenth century they were said to be the richest non-royal fa...
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The Strangers Who Came Home

The Strangers Who Came Home

by John Lazenby

The Strangers Who Came Home : The First Australian Cricket Tour of England

The Ashes cricket series, played out between England and Australia, is the oldest - and undoubtedly the most keenly-contested - rivalry in inter...
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The Transatlatic Marriage Bureau

The Transatlatic Marriage Bureau

by Julie Ferry

The Transatlantic Marriage Bureau : Husband Hunting in the Gilded Age: How Amrerican Heiresses Conquered the Aristorcracy

On 6 November 1895 Consuelo Vanderbilt married Charles Spencer-Churchill, 9th Duke of Marlborough...
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The Victoria Letters

The Victoria Letters

by Alison Maloney

The Victoria Letters

The official companion to ITV's hotly anticipated new drama, The Victoria Letters delves into the private writings of the young Queen Victoria, painting a vivid picture of the personal life of one o...
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The Victorian Guide To Sex

The Victorian Guide To Sex

by Fern Riddell

The Victorian Guide to Sex : Desire and Deviance in the 19th Century

An exciting factual romp through sexual desire, practises and deviance in the Victorian era. The Victorian Guide to Sex will reveal advice and ideas o...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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