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A Handbook of Dates For Students Of British History

A Handbook of Dates For Students Of British History

by C R Cheney

A Handbook Of Dates For Students Of British History : New Edition

A Handbook of Dates is an unrivalled reference book for historians. It provides in clear, user-friendly form, tables which allow the calculation of the d...
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A History of Torture In Britain

A History of Torture In Britain

by Simon Webb

a History of Torture in Britain

There is an ancient and quite baseless myth that the use of torture has never been legal in Britain. This old wives' tale arose because torture has been neither endorsed nor forbidden by ...
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A Short History of England : The Complete Story of Our Nation in a Single Volume

A Short History of England : The Complete Story of Our Nation in a Single Volume

by Simon Jenkins

A Short History of England : The Complete Story of Our Nation in a Single Volume

This is the definitive concise account of our remarkable past. Which battle was fought 'For England, Harry and St George'? Who demanded to...
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Black And British

Black And British

by David Olusoga

Black And British : A Forgotten History

PrizeIn this vital re-examination of a shared history, historian and broadcaster David Olusoga tells the rich and revealing story of the long relationship between the British Isle...
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Britain's Kings And Queens

Britain's Kings And Queens

by Sir George Bellew

Britain's Kings And Queens

This title presents a concise, informative history in words and pictures of Britain's 56 sovereigns from Alfred the Great in the 9th century to our reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II. This b...
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Children's Homes

Children's Homes

by Peter Higginbotham

Children's Homes

What image does the word orphanage conjure up in your mind? A sunny scene of carefree children at play in the grounds of a large ivy-clad house? Or a forbidding grey edifice whose cowering inmates were...
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Crown And Country: The Kings & Queens Of England, A History

Crown And Country: The Kings & Queens Of England, A History

by David Starkey

Crown And Country : A History of England Through the Monarchy

From one of our finest historians comes an outstanding exploration of the British monarchy from the retreat of the Romans up until the modern day. This compe...
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Gwynne's Kings And Queens

Gwynne's Kings And Queens

by N M Gwynne

Gwynne's Kings and Queens : The Indispensible History of England

Do you know your Kings and Queens of England by heart? Can you tell your Ethelred from your Ethelbert? Your Marcia from your Matilda? Well, passionate edu...
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Rebellious Spirits

Rebellious Spirits

by Ruth Ball

Rebellious Spirits : The Illicit History of Booze in Britain

For as long as spirits have existed, there has been someone doing something really naughty with them: selling gin through pipes in a London back alley; standi...
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The English And Their History

The English And Their History

by Robert Tombs

The English and Their History

In The English and their History, the first full-length account to appear in one volume for many decades, Robert Tombs gives us the history of the English people, and of how the stories the...
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The Little History of Britain

The Little History of Britain

by Chas Newkwy Burden

Little History of Britain : Revolting Peasants & Ropey Royals

Lots of pomp and circumstance have gone on since Julius Caesar first came, saw and conquered, but this doughty little book heroically captures the true essen...
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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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Treachery And Retribution

Treachery And Retribution

by Andrew Rawson

Treachery & Retribution : England's Dukes, Marquesses & Earls: 1066 - 1707

This is the history of England's turbulent times, told through the stories of the country's nobility. The book begins with the Norman Conquest i...
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