British & Irish History Books
Explore the manifold stories of the British Isles with a vast range of books that light up different corners of British and Irish past, from Celts to Churchill, and from Tudors to Thatcher and beyond. Here you will find the bestselling titles on British History from the likes of Andrew Marr, Dan Jones and Alison Weir, David Olusoga’s pioneering works on Black British History, as well as biographies of figures who shaped the fate of these island nations.
Our Best British & Irish History Books
From Winston Churchill to Dusty Springfield, the always engaging Andrew Marr explores the figures who have shaped and shaken Britain since the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.
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2020's Best Paperbacks
A pivotal investigation into the role Black Britons have played in the island’s history over the past thousand years, that brings many unjustly neglected figures vividly to life.
Black and British
Empire and its Legacies
The 20th Century
The 19th Century
The 17th and 18th Centuries
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