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  • Family Fortunesby Leonore Davidoff; Catherine Hall

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 51.95

    Family Fortunes has become a seminal text in class and gender history. Published to wide critical acclaim in 1987, its influence in the field continues to be extensive. It has cast new light on the perception of middle-class society and gender relations between 1780 and 1850. This revised edition contains a substantial new introduction, placing... more...

  • The Assassination of the Archdukeby Greg King; Sue Woolmans

    St. Martin's Press 2013; US$ 18.99

    Drawing on unpublished letters and rare primary sources, King and Woolmans tell the true story behind the tragic romance and brutal assassination that sparked World War I In the summer of 1914, three great empires dominated Europe: Germany, Russia, and Austria-Hungary. Four years later all had vanished in the chaos of World War I. One event precipitated... more...

  • The Antonia Fraser Collectionby Antonia Fraser

    Orion 2013; US$ 66.99

    Nine ebooks from the bestselling historian Antonia Fraser, shedding light on some of the most fascinating and controversial people and events of European history. MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS Mary, Queen of Scots passed her childhood in France and married the dauphin to become queen of France at the age of sixteen. Widowed less than two years later, she... more...

  • Loos 1915by Nick Lloyd

    The History Press 2013; US$ 11.99

    In little over three weeks of intensive fighting, which not only witnessed the first British use of poison gas, but also the debut of New Army divisions filled with citizen volunteers, British forces at Loos managed to drive up to two miles into the German positions. However, they were unable to capitalise on their initial gains. After suffering nearly... more...

  • Forgotten Battlefronts of the First World Warby Martin Marix-Evans

    The History Press 2013; US$ 11.99

    The struggle between Germany and the Allies along the Western Front is one of the most familiar elements of the First World War. This book reveals many less well-known theatres of conflict that were key to the original progress and conduct of the war. more...

  • The Republican Tradition in Europeby H. A. L. Fisher

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95

    First published in 1911, this pioneering and ambitious work provides a history of the evolution of republican thought and practice in Europe from the fall of the Roman Empire to the beginning of the twentieth century. Based a series of lectures delivered by the author at Lowell Institute in 1910, this is a comprehensive treatment of the subject which... more...

  • Withstanding Hitlerby Michael Balfour

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    This is the first book in English to give a comprehensive account of how soldiers, officials, Christians and workers in Germany fought together to frustrate Hitler's aims. more...

  • A Social History of England 1851-1990by Francois Bedarida

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.95

    In this, the second edition of A Social History of England , Francois Bédarida has added a new final chapter on the last fifteen years. The book now traces the evolution of English society from the height of the British Empire to the dawn of the single European market. Making full use of the Annales school of French historiography, Bédarida takes... more...

  • Plenty and Wantby Proffessor John Burnett; John Burnett

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.95

    What did Queen Victoria have for dinner? And how did this compare with the meals of the poor in the nineteenth century? This classic account of English food habits since the industrial revolution answers these questions and more. more...

  • The History of Bethlemby Jonathan Andrews; Asa Briggs; Roy Porter; Penny Tucker; Keir Waddington

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Bethlem Hospital, popularly known as "Bedlam", is a unique institution. Now seven hundred and fifty years old, it has been continuously involved in the care of the mentally ill in London since at least the 1400s. As such it has a strong claim to be the oldest foundation in Europe with an unbroken history of sheltering and treating the mentally disturbed.... more...