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An Imperial Possession: Britain in the Roman Empire, 54 BC - AD 409 (Penguin History of Britain)
An Imperial Possession: Britain in the Roman Empire, 54 BC - AD 409 (Penguin History of Britain)
by David Mattingly
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The definitive history of Roman Britain In the first major narative history of the subject in more than a generation, David Mattingly brings life in Britain during four hundred years of Roman domination into vivid relief. Drawing on a wealth of new... (read more)

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The Churchills. Mary Lovell
The Churchills. Mary Lovell
by Mary S Lovell
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The First Duke of Marlborough (1650 1722) was a soldier of such genius that a lavish palace, Blenheim, was built to honor his triumphs. Succeeding generations of Churchills sometimes achieved distinction but also included profligates and womanizers and... (read more)

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The Mistresses of Henry VIII
The Mistresses of Henry VIII
by Kelly Hart
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The full story of the "other women" in Henry VIII's life is presented here—everyone knows about the six wives, but this thrilling account of love, lust, and betrayal examines the mistresses From an exciting new voice in Tudor history comes... (read more)

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The English Civil War: Papists, Gentlewomen, Soldiers, and Witchfinders in the Birth of Modern Britain
The English Civil War: Papists, Gentlewomen, Soldiers, and Witchfinders in the Birth of Modern Britain
by Diane Purkiss
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Drawing on exciting new sources, including letters, memoirs, ballads, plays, illustrations, and even cookbooks, Purkiss creates a rich and nuanced portrait of the turbulent era of the English Civil War which rejected divine right monarchy in favor of... (read more)

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The Story of England
The Story of England
by Michael Wood
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Now a major PBS miniseries The village of Kibworth in Leicestershire lies at the very center of England. It has an ancient church, some pubs, the Grand Union Canal, a First World War Memorial—and many centuries of recorded history. It has... (read more)

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Foundation: The History of England from Its Earliest Beginnings to the Tudors
Foundation: The History of England from Its Earliest Beginnings to the Tudors
by Peter Ackroyd
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“An extraordinary book . . . Peter Ackroyd is arguably the most talented and prolific writer working in Britain today.” —Daily Express (UK) In Foundation, acclaimed historian Peter Ackroyd tells the epic story of England... (read more)

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The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium: An Englishman's World
The Year 1000: What Life Was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium: An Englishman's World
by Robert Lacey
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As the Shadow of the Millennium Descended Across England and Christendom, it Seemed as if the World was About to End. Actually, it was Only the Beginning... Welcome to the Year 1000. This is What Life was Like. How clothes were fastened in a world... (read more)

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The Men Who Would Be King: The Courtships of Queen Elizabeth I
The Men Who Would Be King: The Courtships of Queen Elizabeth I
by Josephine Ross
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Courting the Virgin Queen For more than half a century, Elizabeth I was pursued by kings, princes, and nobles from across Europe. During the marriage negotiations, romance blended with diplomacy as suitor after suitor endeavored to ally himself with her... (read more)

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Our Tempestuous Day: A History of Regency England
Our Tempestuous Day: A History of Regency England
by Carolly Erickson
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Acclaimed historian and author Carolly Erickson's classic OUR TEMPTESTUOUS DAY now back in print.... (read more)

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Agincourt the King the Campaign the Battle
Agincourt the King the Campaign the Battle
by Juliet Barker
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Juliet Barker's shimmeringly brilliant narrative commemorates and analyses a canonical battle in British history.... (read more)

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The Royal Line of Succession: Official Souvenir Guide
The Royal Line of Succession: Official Souvenir Guide
by Hugo Vickers
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A comprehensive set of family trees which will appeal to anyone interested in British Royal ancestry With 60 illustrations, 11 family trees, extra genealogical charts and 16 Royal Coats of ArmsThese new, fully revised official souvenir guides, published... (read more)

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The Churchills: A Family Portrait
The Churchills: A Family Portrait
by Celia Lee
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The Churchills dominated world politics for generations—but, like every family, they too have their secrets. Winstons mother, Jennie, had an affair with the Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII, and her spendthrift habits devastated the... (read more)

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New Worlds, Lost Worlds: The Rule of the Tudors, 1485-1603
New Worlds, Lost Worlds: The Rule of the Tudors, 1485-1603
by Susan Brigden
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No period in British history has more resonance and mystery today than the sixteenth century. New Worlds, Lost Worlds brings the atmosphere and events of this great epoch to life. Exploring the underlying religious motivations for the savage violence and... (read more)

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The King's Smuggler: Jane Whorwood, Secret Agent to Charles I
The King's Smuggler: Jane Whorwood, Secret Agent to Charles I
by John Fox
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Jane Whorwood was one of Charles Is closest confidantes. The wife of an Oxfordshire squire, when the court moved to Oxford in 1642, at the start of the Civil War, she helped the royalist cause by spying for the king, and smuggling gold (perhaps as much... (read more)

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They Also Serve: The Real Life Story of My Lifetime in Service as a Butler
They Also Serve: The Real Life Story of My Lifetime in Service as a Butler
by Bob Sharpe
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Told by a man who's seen it all firsthand and perfect for fans of Downton Abbey, this is a scandilous behind-the-scenes look at the real-life estate houses of England During more than 30 years in a variety of houses, Bob Sharpe managed to rise... (read more)

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Blood Sisters: The Women Behind the Wars of the Roses
Blood Sisters: The Women Behind the Wars of the Roses
by Sarah Gristwood
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The Wars of the Roses, which tore apart the ruling Plantagenet family in fifteenth-century England, was truly a domestic drama, as fraught and intimate as any family feud before or since. But as acclaimed historian Sarah Gristwood reveals, while the... (read more)

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Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Rebirth of the British Monarchy
Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Rebirth of the British Monarchy
by Paul Thomas Murphy
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During Queen Victoria’s 64-year reign, no fewer than eight attempts were made on her life. Murphy follows each would-be assassin and the repercussions of their actions, illuminating daily life in Victorian England, the development of the monarchy... (read more)

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Lost Gold of the Dark Ages: War, Treasure, and the Mystery of the Saxons
Lost Gold of the Dark Ages: War, Treasure, and the Mystery of the Saxons
by Caroline Alexander
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In July 2009 an amateur metal-detecting enthusiast made an astonishing find: 1500 pieces of bejeweled gold and silver almost 1500 years old, buried, lost, then forgotten. The treasure trove promises to shed unprecedented light on the most mysterious... (read more)

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Winston's War: Churchill, 1940-1945
Winston's War: Churchill, 1940-1945
by Max Hastings
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A vivid and incisive portrait of Winston Churchill during wartime from acclaimed historian Max Hastings, Winstons War captures the full range of Churchills endlessly fascinating character. At once brilliant and infuriating, self-important and courageous,... (read more)

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Quarrel with the King: The Story of an English Family on the High Road to Civil War
Quarrel with the King: The Story of an English Family on the High Road to Civil War
by Adam Nicolson
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Quarrel with the King tells the story of the first four earls of Pembroke, their wives, children, estates, tenants, and allies, following their high and glamorous trajectory from the 1520s through 1650—the most turbulent and dramatic years of... (read more)

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