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Winston Churchill
OUP Oxford (2007)
US$9.89

Definitive, concise, and very interesting...From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the Very...

Edmund Burke, Volume I: 1730-1784
Clarendon Press (2008)
US$80.99

The first volume of a new biography of Edmund Burke (1730-97), one of the most profound, versatile,...

Seeking a Role: The United Kingdom 1951—1970

Seeking a Role

The United Kingdom 1951—1970

OUP Oxford (2009)
US$38.69

An impressively detailed but also unusually wide-ranging analysis of post-war Britain in the 1950s...

Becoming Queen Victoria: The Tragic Death of Princess Charlotte and the Unexpected Rise of Britain's Greatest Monarch

Becoming Queen Victoria

The Tragic Death of Princess Charlotte and the Unexpected Rise of Britain's Greatest Monarch

Random House Publishing Group (2010)
US$14.99

NEW YORK TIMES  BESTSELLER • The perfect companion to the PBS Masterpiece series  Victoria  • A...

1536: The Year That Changed Henry VIII

1536

The Year That Changed Henry VIII

Lion Hudson (2009)
US$12.95

One of the best-known figures of British history, collective memory of Henry VIII presents us with...

The Washington Embassy: British Ambassadors to the United States, 1939-77

The Washington Embassy

British Ambassadors to the United States, 1939-77

Palgrave Macmillan (2009)
US$110.00

This book is the first study of the role of British Ambassadors in shaping Anglo-American relations...

Jennie: The Life of the American Beauty Who Became the Toast--and Scandal--of Two Continents, Ruled an Age and Raised a Son-Winston Churchill-Who Shaped History

Jennie

The Life of the American Beauty Who Became the Toast--and Scandal--of Two Continents, Ruled an Age and Raised a Son-Winston Churchill-Who Shaped History

Sourcebooks (2007)
US$17.99

"A master work...Jennie was released to a public that became entranced by her story, and will again...

Katherine the Queen: The Remarkable Life of Katherine Parr, the Last Wife of Henry VIII

Katherine the Queen

The Remarkable Life of Katherine Parr, the Last Wife of Henry VIII

St. Martin's Press (2010)
US$7.99

The general perception of Katherine Parr is that she was a provincial nobody with intellectual...

Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother 1900-2002: The Queen Mother and Her Century
Dundurn (2002)
US$8.99

Elizabeth provided inspired leadership for a society faced with the stark prospect of destruction in...

The Extraordinary and the Everyday in Early Modern England: Essays in Celebration of the Work of Bernard Capp
Palgrave Macmillan (2010)
US$110.00

A fascinating collection of essays by renowned and emerging scholars exploring how everyday matters...