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The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England
The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England
by Dan Jones
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The New York Times bestseller that tells the story of Britainand#8217;s greatest and worst dynastyand#151;and#147;a real-life Game of Thronesand#8221; (The Literary Review) A stunning achievement that brings one of the most tumultuous and fascinating... (read more)

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Citizens of London: Americans Who Stood With Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour (11 Edition)
Citizens of London: Americans Who Stood With Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour (11 Edition)
by Lynne Olson
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In Citizens of London, Lynne Olson has written a work of World War II history even more relevant and revealing than her acclaimed Troublesome Young Men. Here is the behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain,... (read more)

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Tudor: Passion. Manipulation. Murder. The Story of England's Most Notorious Royal Family
Tudor: Passion. Manipulation. Murder. The Story of England's Most Notorious Royal Family
by Leanda De Lisle
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The Tudors are Englandand#8217;s most notorious royal family. But, as Leanda de Lisleand#8217;s gripping new history reveals, they are a family still more extraordinary than the one we thought we knew. The Tudor canon typically starts with the Battle of... (read more)

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Victoria's Daughters
Victoria's Daughters
by Jerrold Packard
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"Packard's narrative is accessible, unpretentious, and solidly written....He manages to treat historical events succinctly while emphasizing the princesses' individual lives and family relationships, their talents in music and art, their patronage of... (read more)

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Winter King: Henry VII and the Dawn of Tudor England
Winter King: Henry VII and the Dawn of Tudor England
by Thomas Penn
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IN 1501, ENGLAND HAD BEEN RAVAGED FOR DECADES by conspiracy, coups, and violence. Through luck, guile, and ruthlessness, Henry VII, the first of the Tudor kings, emerged as ruler—but as a fugitive with a flimsy claim to England’s throne, he... (read more)

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A Rhyming History of Britain: 55 B.C.- 1966 A.D.
A Rhyming History of Britain: 55 B.C.- 1966 A.D.
by James Muirden
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This cheerful poem has been written To tell the history of Britain; For People puzzled by the Past— If this means YOU, heres help at last! From Celts to Churchill, it relates (With all the most Important Dates) Our countrys convoluted course... (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
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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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To Marry an English Lord
To Marry an English Lord
by Gail Maccoll
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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 realmoXamong them, a duke, an earl, three... (read more)

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That Woman: The Life of Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor
That Woman: The Life of Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor
by Anne Sebba
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The first full scale biography of Wallis Simpson to be written by a woman, exploring the mind of one of the most glamorous and reviled figures of the Twentieth Century, a character who played prominently in the blockbuster film The Kings Speech. This is... (read more)

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Malory: The Knight Who Became King Arthur's Chronicler
Malory: The Knight Who Became King Arthur's Chronicler
by Christina Hardyment
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“Camelot echoes marvelously through Hardyment's biography, making palpable Malory's desire for valor and honor in his own time.” Publishers... (read more)

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Perilous Question (13 Edition)
Perilous Question (13 Edition)
by Fraser Antonia
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Antonia Frasers Perilous Question is a dazzling re-creation of the tempestuous two-year period in Britains history leading up to the passing of the Great Reform Bill in 1832, a narrative which at times reads like a political thriller. The era, beginning... (read more)

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Notes from a Small Island
Notes from a Small Island
by Bill Bryson
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Sometimes laugh-out-loud, sometimes poignant, Bill Bryson takes a trip to the villages of his beloved Britain.... (read more)

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Diana : Her True Story (92 Edition)
Diana : Her True Story (92 Edition)
by Andrew Morton
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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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Rebels Against the Future
Rebels Against the Future
by Kirkpatrick Sale
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"Kirkpatrick Sale is at the tumultuous center of a technology backlash, actively challenging Bill Gates on the one hand and the Unabomber on the other. The subject of bets, barbs, and grudging praise i"... (read more)

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Among the Thugs
Among the Thugs
by Bill Buford
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US“A grotesque, horrifying, repellent and gorgeous book; A Clockwork Orange come to life.” —John Gregory Dunne  "An important, perhaps prophetic, book ... both exciting and sad at the core.... [Buford is] a superbly talented... (read more)

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Lark Rise to Candleford
Lark Rise to Candleford
by Flora Thompson
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Second World War Gathering Storm Volume 1
Second World War Gathering Storm Volume 1
by Winston Churchill
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Winston S. Churchill (1874-1965) has been called by historians "the man of the twentieth century." Prime Minister of Great Britain (1940-1945), Churchill won the Nobel prize for literature in 1953.... (read more)

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The Description of England: The Classic Contemporary Account of Tudor Social Life
The Description of England: The Classic Contemporary Account of Tudor Social Life
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Originally written as part of an introduction to Holinshed's Chronicles, this history provides an unparalleled account of life in Shakespeare's England. Its detailed accounts address nearly every aspect of 16th-century life, including food and diet, laws,... (read more)

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How the Scots Invented the Modern World: The True Story of How Western Europe's Poorest Nation Created Our World and Everything in It
How the Scots Invented the Modern World: The True Story of How Western Europe's Poorest Nation Created Our World and Everything in It
by Arthur Herman
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“Finally we have a book that explains how the . . . Scots created the modern civilized values America and the Western world still uphold. This is a great book, one which is now even more relevant than ever.”—Michael Barone, U.S... (read more)

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