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  • John Wyclif on War and Peaceby Rory Cox

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 90.00

    New investigation of John Wyclif's writings on the theory of the "just war" shows him to be the first genuine pacifist of medieval Europe. more...

  • The Tudorsby Timothy Venning

    Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 13.99

    Continuing his exploration of the pathways of British history, Timothy Venning examines the turning points of the Tudor period, though he also strays over into the early Stuart period. As always, he discusses the crucial junctions at which History could easily have taken a different turn and analyses the possible and likely results. While necessarily... more...

  • Henry VIIIby Lucy Wooding

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    This new edition of Lucy Wooding?s Henry VIII is fully revised and updated to provide an insightful and original portrait of one of England?s most unforgettable monarchs and the many paradoxes of his character and reign. Henry was a Renaissance prince whose Court dazzled with artistic display, yet he was also a savage adversary, who ruthlessly crushed... more...

  • AQA A-level History: The Tudorsby David Ferriby; Angela Anderson; Tony Imperato

    Hodder Education 2015; US$ 39.98

    Enhance and expand your students' knowledge and understanding of their AQA breadth study through expert narrative, progressive skills development and bespoke essays from leading historians on key debates. - Builds students' understanding of the events and issues of the period with authoritative, well-researched narrative that covers the specification... more...

  • Romana-British Historyby Josephine Manning

    Andrews UK 2015; US$ 5.49

    Do you ever wonder who occupied these islands before the Roman Conquests? Did you know the Britons were pre-Roman Conquest? Have you ever seen a map that illustrates the regions where these Celtic tribes lived? They are our bloodline ancestors, their journey into history a forgotten one. Climb into this Tardis, transport yourself back 2,000 years,... more...

  • The Companion to British Historyby Charles Arnold-Baker

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 89.95

    First published in 1996, this comprehensive guide to the history of Britain and its peoples will be indispensable reading for the general enthusiast, as well as students. It is packed full of fascinating detail on everything from Hadrian?s Wall to the Black Death to Tony Blair. The book was assembled over more than thirty years and has seen updates... more...

  • Access to History: The Early Tudorsby Roger Turvey; Jane Tyler

    Hodder Education Group 2015; US$ 23.98

    Give your students the best chance of success with this tried and tested series, combining in-depth analysis, engaging narrative and accessibility. Access to History is the most popular, trusted and wide-ranging series for A Level History students. This title:. - Supports the content and assessment requirements of the 2015 A Level History specifications.... more...

  • Bastard Princeby Beverley A Murphy

    The History Press 2011; US$ 5.99

    It took Henry VIII 28 years, three wives, and a break with Rome before he secured a legitimate male heir. Yet he already had the illegitimate Henry Fitzroy. Fitzroy was born in 1519 after the King's affair with Elizabeth Blount. He was the only illegitimate offspring ever acknowledged by Henry VIII, and Cardinal Wolsey was even one of his Godparents.... more...

  • All the Queen's Menby Peter Brimacombe

    The History Press 2011; US$ 4.99

    Elizabeth I was the last English monarch truly to rule the nation; she inherited a weak and divided kingdom yet relentlessly fashioned it into a major world power, and decisively defeated the mightiest invasion fleet ever to approach our shores. Her relationships with the key men in the kingdom were vital to the success of her reign. Her greatest attributes... more...

  • Companion to the Royal Heritage of Britainby Marc Alexander

    The History Press 2005; US$ 15.99

    More than a biography of kings and queens, this title is an encyclopaedic work on every aspect of monarchy in Britain from semi-legendary times to the present day. It provides a reference for discovering more about individual monarchs and the huge legacy of myths, traditions and practices which has grown up around the institution of the monarchy. more...