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  • Catherine Parrby Susan James

    The History Press 2010; US$ 18.94

    Married at seventeen to the grandson of a confirmed lunatic and widowed at twenty, Catherine Parr chose a Yorkshire lord twice her age as her second husband. Caught up in the turbulent terrors of the Pilgrimage of Grace in 1536, she was captured by northern rebels, held hostage and suffered violence at their hands. more...

  • The Feudal Kingdom of Englandby Frank Barlow

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 64.95

    Now in its fifth edition, this hugely successful text remains as vivid and readable as ever. Frank Barlow illuminates every aspect of the Anglo-Norman world, but the central appeal of the book continues to be its firm narrative structure. Here is a fascinating story compellingly told. At the beginning of the period he shows us an England that is... more...

  • Lord Salisbury on Politicsby Paul Smith

    Cambridge University Press 1972; US$ 70.00

    A selection of Lord Salisbury's articles in the Quarterly Review. more...

  • Fourteenth Century England VIIIby J.S. Hamilton

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 99.00

    Fourteenth Century England has quickly established for itself a deserved reputation for its scope and scholarship and for admirably filling a gap in the publication of medieval studies. HISTORY more...

  • The Age of Improvement, 1783-1867by Asa Briggs

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 70.95

    The Age of Improvement has long established itself as a classic of modern historical writing. Widely read and quoted it has had a unique influence on teaching and research.  This second edition draws on the great volume of new research - produced by Lord Briggs amongst others, since its original publication. The book stresses both the underlying... more...

  • The Politics of Declineby Jim Tomlinson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 70.95

    The key aim of this new book is to show how economic decline has always been a highly politicised concept, forming a central part of post-war political argument. In doing so, Tomlinson reveals how the term has been used in such ways as to advance particular political causes. more...

  • Britain in the Ninetiesby Hugh Berrington

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    This volume looks at the changes in British politics and government since the accession of Mrs Thatcher in 1979, and in particular at the 1990s. Its aim is to explore some of these changes and to emphasize the recurring paradoxes in political developments. more...

  • Britain and the World since 1945by Alasdair Blair

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 39.95

    This Seminar Studies title is a succinct study of modern British foreign policy, focusing on the period from 1945 to the present day. Since the end of the Second World War, Britain has been engaged in international conflicts from the Suez Crisis to the Gulf War and has actively sought involvement in transnational and global affairs. Starting... more...

  • Transformation of Medieval England 1370-1529, Theby J.A.F Thomson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 86.95

    A detailed survey which examines the major developments in English society during this period of social crises, population decline, agarian unrest, the introduction to enclosures - and political tensions particularly over succession. more...

  • Conflict in Early Stuart Englandby Richard Cust; Ann Hughes

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 90.95

    This important collection of essays, based on extensive original research, presents a vigorous critique of ` revisionist' analyses of the period, and reasserts the importance of long term ideological and social developments in causing the outbreak of the civil war. more...