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Timpson's Leylines: A Layman Tracking the Leys

John Timpson

Join bestselling author and media star John Timpson as he investigates leylines, ancient routes said to be energy lines of the earth. Relating his discoveries of holy wells, carved green men, early preaching crosses, Celtic fertility objects, and pagan... (read more)

20th Century
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Not for Turning: The Life of Margaret Thatcher

Robin Harris

Margaret Thatcher is one of the most significant political figures of the twentieth century—a Prime Minister whose impact on modern English history is comparable only to Winston Churchills. Like them or not, her radical policies made Britain... (read more)

Social and Economic History
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The Ends of Life: Roads to Fulfillment in Early Modern England

Keith Thomas

Hailed as "immediately and universally recognized as indispensable" (TLS) and "compellingly readable, richly researched, fascinatingly detailed, delightfully written" (LRB), here is a masterful exploration of the ways in which people sought to lead... (read more)

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Wales: An Illustrated History

Henry Weisser

Thousands of Americans visit Wales each year and countless people in America and all over the world are descendants, at least in part, of people from this small, beautiful part of the British Isles. Here is a clear, objective treatment by an American... (read more)

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When Scotland Ruled the World the Story

Stewart Lamont

In 1750, Scotland emerged from half a century of civil strife. Its parliament was subsumed by Westminster, and the English were vigilant for any sign of Jacobite rebellion. Despite this, Scotland was at the beginning of a period of resurgence that was to... (read more)

Tudor to Stuart Period
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A Daughter's Love: Thomas More and His Dearest Meg

John Guy

With the novelistic vividness that made his National Book Critics Circle Award finalist Queen of Scots “a pure pleasure to read” (Washington Post BookWorld), John Guy brings to life Thomas More and his daughter Margaret— his confidante... (read more)

Pre Tudor
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Queen Isabella: Treachery, Adultery, and Murder in Medieval England

Alison Weir

In this vibrant biography, acclaimed author Alison Weir reexamines the life of Isabella of England, one of history’s most notorious and charismatic queens. Isabella arrived in London in 1308, the spirited twelve-year-old daughter of King Philip IV... (read more)

Politics and Empire
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Gandhi & Churchill: The Epic Rivalry That Destroyed an Empire and Forged Our Age

Arthur Herman

In this fascinating and meticulously researched book, bestselling historian Arthur Herman sheds new light on two of the most universally recognizable icons of the 20th century, and reveals how their 40-year rivalry sealed the fate of India and the... (read more)

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