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1 In These Times: Living in Britain Through Napoleon's Wars, 1793-1815 (Hardback)

by Jenny Uglow

Format: Hardback 752 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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Every part of Britain felt the long twenty years of war against the French: one in five families had people in the services and over 300,000 men... Read more

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2 Letters to the Midwife: Correspondence with Jennifer Worth, the Author of Call the Midwife (Paperback)

by Jennifer Worth

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 20/11/2014

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Jennifer Worth's bestselling books not only inspired the BBC's CALL THE MIDWIFE, but also a deluge of letters as readers shared their own... Read more

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3 England, Arise: The People, the King and the Great Revolt of 1381 (Hardback)

by Juliet Barker

Format: Hardback 528 pages
Published: 02/10/2014

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A fascinating and evocative account of the Peasants' Revolt from the acclaimed author of Agincourt. Read more

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4 Gin Glorious Gin: How Mother's Ruin Became the Spirit of London (Hardback)

by Olivia Williams

Format: Hardback 336 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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A colourful and fascinating history of our favourite spirit told through the life and times of our capital city. Read more

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5 Merchant Adventurers: The Voyage of Discovery That Transformed Tudor England (Paperback)

by James Evans

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 09/10/2014

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A Tudor voyage of exploration - an extraordinary story of daring, discovery, tragedy and pioneering achievement. Read more

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6 A Strange Business: Making Art and Money in Nineteenth-Century Britain (Hardback)

by James Hamilton

Format: Hardback 400 pages
Published: 07/08/2014

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From the author of the acclaimed biography of Turner comes a major new work that explores the relationship between art and business in... Read more

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7 The Ladybird Story: Children's Books for Everyone (Hardback)

by Lorraine Johnson, Brian Alderson

Format: Hardback 224 pages
Published: 30/09/2014

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A history of the Ladybird book series. Read more

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8 Margot at War: Love and Betrayal in Downing Street, 1912-1916 (Hardback)

by Anne De Courcy

Format: Hardback 384 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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An unconventional view of the First World War from inside the glittering social salon of Downing Street: a story of unrequited love, loss,... Read more

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9 Greater London: The Story of the Suburbs (Paperback)

by Nick Barratt

Format: Paperback 608 pages
Published: 04/09/2014

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London's suburbs may stretch for well over 600 square miles, but in historical accounts of the capital they tend to take something of a back... Read more

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10 The Great Indoors: At Home in the Modern British House (Paperback)

by Ben Highmore

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 04/12/2014

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