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The Hutton Inquiry (Uncovered Editions)
The Hutton Inquiry (Uncovered Editions)
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The report of Lord Hutton's inquiry into the death, in July 2003, of Dr David Kelly, a British scientist and expert in chemical and biological warfare, who was employed by the government to advise it on weapons in such warfare.... (read more)

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Manor House: Life in an Edwardian Country House
Manor House: Life in an Edwardian Country House
by Juliet Gardiner
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This is the illustrated companion to the public television reality show wheremodern people live in an early 20th century mansion.... (read more)

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The Last Knight: The Twilight of the Middle Ages and the Birth of the Modern Era
The Last Knight: The Twilight of the Middle Ages and the Birth of the Modern Era
by Norman F Cantor
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There may be no more fascinating historical period than the late fourteenth century in Europe. The Hundred Years' War ravaged the continent, yet gallantry, chivalry, and literary brilliance flourished in the courts of England and elsewhere. Chaucer wrote... (read more)

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London Life in the Eighteenth Century
London Life in the Eighteenth Century
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From the disease infected rookeries and teeming vice-ridden streets to the sweatshops, coffee houses and spacious parks, George's recreation of a capital city in a dirty, brutal—but also elegant—age has never been surpassed. Both a... (read more)

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London The Biography
London The Biography
by Peter Ackroyd
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In this entertaining and informative volume, a renowned biographer and critic takes on his grandest subject: London--one of the world's most vast and vital cities. in color. 2 maps.... (read more)

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The Spicer Diaries
The Spicer Diaries
by Michael Spicer
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Lord Michael Spicer has enjoyed a varied and remarkable political career by anyone's standards. Now, in this revealing, insightful, and engaging book, Lord Spicer shares never-before-heard stories of his time in British politics. ... (read more)

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Roman Britain: Outpost of the Empire
Roman Britain: Outpost of the Empire
by H H Schullard
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Combining classical scholarship with recent archeological discoveries, Scullard recreates what life was like in Roman Britain, detailing merchants' activities, the mixing of pagan and Christian religions, and the emergence of the city.... (read more)

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The Royals
The Royals
by Kitty Kelley
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Biography of the British royal family; includes new chapter.... (read more)

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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Scotland
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Scotland
by Iseabail Macleod
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While other recent reference books on Scotland treat many topics in greater detail, the goal here is to provide a wide range of information in a highly accessible form. Most of the entries are a paragraph long, but full-page entries are provided for... (read more)

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Churchill's Bunker: The Cabinet War Rooms and the Culture of Secrecy in Wartime London
Churchill's Bunker: The Cabinet War Rooms and the Culture of Secrecy in Wartime London
by Richard Holmes
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and#8220;This is the room from which I will direct the war,and#8221; Churchill declared upon seeing the dank storage basement in an improbably central location near the Houses of Parliament. The chambers would become his base of operations during the... (read more)

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Island: Diary of a Year on Easdale
Island: Diary of a Year on Easdale
by Garth Waite
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Poignant and chilling, this allegory is an astonishing, powerful, and timely story about refugees, xenophobia, racism, multiculturalism, social politics, and human rights. When the people of an island find a man sitting on their shore, they immediately... (read more)

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The Forging of the Modern State: Early Industrial Britain, 1783-1870
The Forging of the Modern State: Early Industrial Britain, 1783-1870
by Eric J Evans
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In this hugely ambitious history of Britain, Eric Evans surveys every aspect of the period in which the country was transformed into the world's first industrial power. This was an era of revolutionary change unparalleled in Britain, yet one in which... (read more)

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Nightmare the Race To Become Londons May
Nightmare the Race To Become Londons May
by Mark Darcy
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The selection of mayor for London has proved to be one of the most bizarre political stories of the age. This text tells the whole story, from the first stirrings through to election day itself.... (read more)

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The Plot Against Pepys
The Plot Against Pepys
by James Long
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Part history, part bone-rattling suspense, this work tells the forgotten story of two of the most dangerous years in the life of legendary diarist Samuel Pepys, who, in 1679, was charged with treason and imprisoned in the Tower of London.... (read more)

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The Eighteenth Century: 1688-1815 (Short Oxford History of the British Isles)
The Eighteenth Century: 1688-1815 (Short Oxford History of the British Isles)
by Paul Langford
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This collection takes a thematic approach to eighteenth-century history, covering such topics as domestic politics (including popular political culture), religious developments and changes, social and demographic structure and growth, and culture. It... (read more)

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Who's Who in Late Hanoverian Britain, 1789-1837 (Who's Who in British History)
Who's Who in Late Hanoverian Britain, 1789-1837 (Who's Who in British History)
by Geoffrey Treasure
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The late Hanoverian period was exceptionally rich in culture, thought, and political activity. There were poets, in the shape of William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Robert Southey, and William Blake; military heroes, like Lord Nelson and the... (read more)

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Robert the Bruce King of Scots
Robert the Bruce King of Scots
by Ronald Mcnair Scott
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Robert the Bruce is one of the great heroic figures of history. When after years of struggle Scotland was reduced to a vassal state by Edward I of England it was Bruce who, supported by the Scottish Church and a group of devoted followers, had himself... (read more)

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Sir Francis Walsingham: A Courtier in an Age of Terror
Sir Francis Walsingham: A Courtier in an Age of Terror
by Derek Wilson
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During the brief reign of the Queen Mary, Francis Walsingham was a Protestant exile in Italy. Returning home when Elizabeth assumed the throne, from 1570 he became a diplomat to the arch-pragmatist queen. He was often troubled by her inconsistent policy... (read more)

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Where Now for New Labour?
Where Now for New Labour?
by Anthony Giddens
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New Labour is back in power - where now? What should the party's agenda be? How should the centre-left react to a changed external world marked by economic downturn, protests against globalization and an unstable international order? Anthony Giddens... (read more)

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I Never Knew That about England
I Never Knew That about England
by Christopher Winn
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GB... (read more)

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