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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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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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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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Viceroys

Viceroys

by Christopher Lee

Viceroys : The Creation of the British

Between 1858 and 1947, twenty British men ruled millions of some of the most remarkable people of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. From the Indian Mutiny to the cruel religi...
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Victoria & Abdul

Victoria & Abdul

by Shrabani Basu

Victoria And Abdul : The Story of the Queen's Closest Confidant

'A tale of Empire and intrigue brought vividly back to life' - Vikas Swarup, author of Slumdog Millionaire.

Tall, handsome Abdul Karim was just twenty-fou...
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Victoria A Life

Victoria A Life

by A N Wilson

Victoria : A Life

"When Queen Victoria died in 1901, she had ruled for nearly sixty-four years. She was mother of nine and grandmother of forty-two, and the matriarch of Royal Europe, through the marriages of her childr...
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Victoria The Queen

Victoria The Queen

by Julia Baird

Victoria The Queen: An Intimate Biogaphy of the Woman Who Ruled The World

A magnificent biography of Queen Victoria by International New York Times columnist Julia Baird. Drawing on previously unpublished papers, Victor...
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Victorian And Edwardian Prisons

Victorian And Edwardian Prisons

by Trevor May

Victorian And Edwardian Prisons

Although they have existed in Britain for over a thousand years, it was not until the nineteenth century that prisons became the cornerstone of the penal system. This book looks at the de...
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Victorian Childhood

Victorian Childhood

by Janet Sacks

Victorian Childhood

The lives of children during the Victorian era differed dramatically between the rich and the poor. The children of the wealthy lived in comfort with good education, while the poorest children grew u...
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Victorian Factory Life

Victorian Factory Life

by Trevor May

Victorian Factory Life

Victorian Factory Life explores the lives of the men, women and children who toiled in the factories of Victorian Britain, manufacturing everything from hats, cloth and dinner-plates to beer and l...
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Victorian Fashion

Victorian Fashion

by Jayne Shrimpton

Victorian Fashion

The sweeping crinolines, corsets, bustles, bonnets and parasols of Victorian Britain are indispensable to our period dramas, and their influences can still be seen within burlesque and steampunk fashio...
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Victorian Housebuilding

Victorian Housebuilding

by Kit Wedd

Victorian Housebuilding

The Victorian suburbs, now such a familiar element of the British townscape, were once building sites where armies of workmen converged to cover open land with streets of modest, comfortable hous...
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Victorians Undone

Victorians Undone

by Kathryn Hughes

Victorians Undone

`Victorians Undone is the most original history book I have read in a long while' Daily Mail

A groundbreaking account of what it was like to live in a Victorian body from one of our best historians. ...
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Victorious Century

Victorious Century

by David Cannadine

Victorious Century

SHORTLISTED FOR THE DUFF COOPER PRIZE 2018

'This is stupendous. The British nineteenth century, in all its complexity, all its horror, all its energy, all its hopes is laid bare. This is the definit...
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Voices From The Asylum

Voices From The Asylum

by Mark Davis & Marina Kidd

Voices From The Asylum : West Pauper Lunatic Asylum

Almost forgotten by time, tucked away beyond the sight of the passerby, there is a little piece of old England, which was for many years a forgotten wilderness. If it ...
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Voices From the Workhouse

Voices From the Workhouse

by Peter Higginbotham

Voices From the Workhouse

Voices from the Workhouse tells the real inside story of the workhouse - in the words of those who experienced the institution at first hand, either as inmates or through some other connection ...
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Wellington

Wellington

by Elizabeth Longford

Wellington

The archetype of the stern, silent Englishman dedicated to his duty, the Duke of Wellington had all the subtlety and variety of genius. WELLINGTON uncovers the sensitive child of Irish aristocrats pushed into...
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Wellington : The Iron Duke

Wellington : The Iron Duke

by Richard Holmes

Wellington : The Iron Duke

Richard Holmes, highly acclaimed military historian and broadcaster, tells the exhilarating story of Britain's greatest-ever soldier, the man who posed the most serious threat to Napoleon. The...
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