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  • Country Undertakerby Jim Eames

    Allen & Unwin 2005; US$ 22.68

    With all the charm of James Herriot, Hamish Macbeth, Balllykissangel and Heartbeat, this is a glorious Australian bush yarn to make you laugh and to make you cry. more...

  • Changing Conceptions of National Biographyby Keith Thomas

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 18.00 US$ 14.76

    One of the world's great historians writes about one of the world's great books. more...

  • Compendium of British Office Holdersby Dr Timothy Venning

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 302.00

    The Compendium of British Office Holders provides a comprehensive guide to holders of British Political, Administrative, Military and Ecclesiastical offices since the Roman conquest, giving names, dates and the length offices were held for governmental positions. It is the first such collection of this type of research data since Haydn's Dictionary... more...

  • Kings and Queens of Englandby MobileReference 2007; US$ 9.99

    The illustrated book covers all Kings and Queens of England from the first Anglo-Saxon Kings to the current queen, Elizabeth II. It describes how the Crown changed hands as a result of conquest and how the Crown has battled Parliament. Audience. Intended for everyone interested in History of England. Fully illustrated. Search for words or phrases.... more...

  • J. Anthony Froudeby Julia Markus

    Scribner 2007; US$ 23.95

    Acclaimed biographer Julia Markus has written an unprecedented and illuminating portrait of the brilliant, tortured, and controversial James Anthony Froude?the quintessential Victorian, father of modern biography, historian, diplomat, and prodigal son. J. Anthony Froude expertly captures the roiling cultural history of a century through one man?s... more...

  • The Sisters Who Would Be Queenby Leanda de Lisle

    Random House Publishing Group 2009; US$ 30.00

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Mary, Katherine, and Jane Grey?sisters whose mere existence nearly toppled a kingdom and altered a nation?s destiny?are the captivating subjects of Leanda de Lisle?s new book. The Sisters Who Would Be Queen breathes fresh life into these three young women, who were victimized in the notoriously vicious Tudor power... more...

  • Star Chamber Stories (Routledge Revivals)by G.R. Elton

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    These stories from the Star Chamber papers, first published in 1958, reveal the real, and sometimes comic, side of the functioning of the Star Chamber - an English court of Law from the Middle Ages, which was set up to ensure the fair enforcement of law against prominent people who were too powerful to be convicted by ordinary courts. These stories are... more...

  • Daily Life in Elizabethan England, 2nd Editionby Jeffrey Forgeng

    ABC-CLIO 2009; US$ 55.00

    Daily Life in Elizabethan England: Second Edition offers a fresh look at Elizabethan life from the perspective of the people who actually lived it. With an abundance of updates based on the most current research, this second edition provides an engaging?and sometimes surprising?picture of what it was like to live during this distant time. Readers... more...

  • Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabethby Lucy Aikin

    Andrews UK 2010; US$ 11.49

    This book gives us an in depth look at the court of Queen Elizabeth I from birth to death. Widely acclaimed to be one of the most accurate accounts, it features letters, quotes and even sonnets from all the leading people of the day. The intrigues and deceits are written about in great detail - A gripping classic read from AUK's Revisited series. more...

  • The Royal Stuartsby Allan Massie

    Random House 2010; US$ 28.19

    The Royal Stuarts ruled for over 300 years in Scotland and for a century as the Royal Family of Britain and Ireland. They were leading actors in the foremost political dramas of British history - the Scottish Wars of Independence, the Union of the Crowns, the English Civil War and the Restoration - and remain the most controversial and divisive of... more...