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A Tour Through the Whole Island of Great Britain

Daniel Defoe

Between these covers is a whole historical world to travel: a careful abridgment of the great Defoe's classic circuit of England, first published in three volumes in 1724-26, complemented by a wealth of contemporary paintings, sketches, and engravings... (read more)

Winston Churchill
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Paul Johnson

Acclaimed historian Paul Johnsons lively, succinct biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower explores how his legacy endures today   In the rousing style hes famous for, celebrated biographer Paul Johnson offers a fascinating portrait of Dwight D... (read more)

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Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life

Susan Doran

Susan Doran teaches early modern history at Christ Church, University of Oxford, and was curator of the 2003 National Maritime Museum exhibition on Elizabeth I. She is also the author of Monarchy and Matrimony, England and Europe in the Sixteenth... (read more)

General History
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English Society in the 18th Century: Second Edition (Penguin Social History of Britain)

Roy Porter

Editorial Foreword Acknowledgments Preface to the Revised Edition Conversion Tables Introduction 1. Contrasts 2. The Social Order 3. Power, Politics and the Law 4. Keeping Life Going 5. Getting and Spending 6. Having and Enjoying 7. Changing Experiences... (read more)

Social and Economic History
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To Marry an English Lord

Gail Maccoll

AMERICAN HEIRESSES TAKE ON THE PEERAGE In 1895 nine American girls, including a Vanderbilt (railroads), LaRoche (pharmaceuticals), Rogers (oil), and Whitney (New York trolleys), married peers of the British realm—among them, a duke, an earl, three... (read more)

Hanover to Victorian Period
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Privilege and Scandal: The Remarkable Life of Harriet Spencer, Sister of Georgiana

Janet Gleeson

“Long before Princess Diana, another member of the Spencer clan lived a whirlwind life of high fashion, marital indiscretion, and harsh media attention . . . [a] page-turner.” —Entertainment Weekly “Janet Gleesons book is a... (read more)

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