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Nella Last in the 1950s: Further diaries of Housewife, 49
Profile Books (2010)

'I can never understand how the scribbles of such an ordinary person ... can possibly have value.' ...

Queen Elizabeth I
Chicago Review Press (2005)

Long cosidered the definitive biography of the great Tudor Queen, this scholarly and immensely...

Just a Girl
University of Queensland Press (2012)

"I do not remember when I discovered how my mother died, it seems to be something I always knew, a...

Decisive Battles of the English Civil War
Pen and Sword (2006)

In this stimulating and original investigation of the decisive battles of the English Civil War,...

Voyage to the Other World: The Legacy of Sutton Hoo
University of Minnesota Press (1992)

A fascinating exploration of pagan Anglo-Saxon culture—a world caught on the boundary between...

Kate: A Biography


A Biography

Michael O' Mara Books (2013)

This biography explores the life of the woman who has done so much to revitalize the public image of...

How to Think Like Churchill
Michael O'Mara (2014)

Prime Minister of the UK from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955, Winston Churchill will...

Lady Thatcher: A Portrait
Algora Publishing (2008)

This biography of Lady Thatcher relates in warm detail the life of Margaret Thatcher, her...

King James and Letters of Homoerotic Desire
University of Iowa Press (2002)

What can we know of the private lives of early British sovereigns? Through the unusually large...

Beowulf and the Celtic Tradition
Wilfrid Laurier University Press (2006)

The author traces and evaluates the possible influences of Celtic tradition on the Anglo-Saxon epic...