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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 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 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 Sugar Barons : Family Corruption, Empire & War in the West Indies

The Sugar Barons : Family Corruption, Empire & War in the West Indies

by Matthew Parker

The Sugar Barons : Family Corruption, Empire & War in the West Indies

For 200 years after 1650 the West Indies were the most fought-over colonies in the world, as Europeans made and lost immense fortunes growing and tra...
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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 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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The Young Victoria

The Young Victoria

by Alison Plowden

The Young Victoria Classic Histories Series

Fatherless from the age of eight months, she was brought up at Kensington Palace in an atmosphere thick with family feuds, backbiting and jealousy - the focus of conflicting a...
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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...
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This Way Madness Lies

This Way Madness Lies

by Mike Jay

This Way Madness Lies : The Three Ages of the Asylum

Is mental illness - or madness - at root an illness of the body, a disease of the mind, or a sickness of the soul? Should those who suffer from it be secluded from so...
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Twilight of the East India Company

Twilight of the East India Company

by Anthony Webster

Twilight of the East India Company : the Evolution of Anglo-Asian Commerce and Politics 1790-1860

This book examines the development of British commercial, financial and political relations with India and the Far East d...
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Two Nations

Two Nations

by Stephen Bates

Two Nations : Britain in 1846

Britain in 1846 was a nation in the grip of dramatic change. As the Industrial Revolution reached its height, people were flooding from countryside to city; the railways were spreading; sta...
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Unfinished Empire

Unfinished Empire

by John Darwin

Unfinished Empire : The Global Expansion of Britain

This is a both controversial and comprehensive historical analysis of how the British Empire worked, from Wolfson Prize-winning author and historian John Darwin. The ...
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Up And Down Stairs : The History of the Country House Servant

Up And Down Stairs : The History of the Country House Servant

by Jeremy Musson

Up And Down Stairs : The History of the Country House Servant

Country houses were reliant on an intricate hierarchy of servants, each of whom provided an essential skill. Up and Down Stairs brings to life this hierarchy...
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Victoria

Victoria

by Jane Ridley

Victoria

This title is part of the Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers in a collectible format. Queen Victoria inherited the throne at 18 and went on to become the longest-reignin...
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