British & Irish History
British & Irish History
Medieval;Renaissance;Early Modern;Modern &Contemporary Social; Economic; Political & Military

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  1. FALLING FROM GRACE

    FALLING FROM GRACE
    Reversal of Fortune and the English Nobility, 1075-1455

    J S BOTHWELL
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    Painted on cathedral walls and used as leitmotif by fifteenth-century writers, the 'Wheel of Fortune' and the 'Fall of Princes' were fundamental themes through which medieval people understood the mut... Learn More
  2. THREE VICTORIES AND A DEFEAT

    THREE VICTORIES AND A DEFEAT
    The Rise and Fall of the First British Empire

    BRENDAN SIMMS
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    In the eighteenth century, Britain became a world superpower through a series of sensational military victories. Traditionally, the Royal Navy has been seen as Britain's key weapon, but in this book S... Learn More
  3. WATERLOO

    WATERLOO
    Four Days that Changed Europe’s Destiny

    TIM CLAYTON

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    The bloodbath at Waterloo ended a war that had engulfed the world for more than twenty years. Most histories have depended heavily on the evidence of British officers gathered after the battle, but th... Learn More
  4. COMMUNE, COUNTRY AND COMMONWEALTH

    COMMUNE, COUNTRY AND COMMONWEALTH
    The People of Cirencester, 1117-1643

    DAVID ROLLISON

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    This work suggests that towns like Cirencester are a missing link connecting local and national history, in the formative centuries from Magna Carta to the English Revolution. Focused on a town that m... Learn More
  5. CRICKET AND COMMUNITY IN ENGLAND

    CRICKET AND COMMUNITY IN ENGLAND
    1800 to the Present Day

    PETER DAVIES and ROBERT LIGHT

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    This book, written by two specialist cricket historians, provides a path-breaking enquiry into the social history of the summer game. It traces the history of the sport at grassroots level from its or... Learn More
  6. FATAL PATH

    FATAL PATH
    British Government and Irish Revolution, 1910-1922

    RONAN FANNING

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    This is a magisterial narrative of the most turbulent decade in Anglo-Irish history: a decade of unleashed passions that came close to destroying the parliamentary system and to causing civil war in t... Learn More
  7. THE GEORGIAN MENAGERIE

    THE GEORGIAN MENAGERIE
    Exotic Animals in Eighteenth-Century London

    CHRISTOPHER PLUMB

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    In Georgian London one might have encountered an elephant or a kangaroo making its way down the Strand, heading towards the menagerie of Mr Pidcock at the Exeter Change. Pidcock's was just one of a nu... Learn More
  8. REGIME AND RELIGION,  SHREWSBURY 1400-1700

    REGIME AND RELIGION, SHREWSBURY 1400-1700

    BARBARA COULTON
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    This is a study of the political and religious life and allegiances of Shrewsbury, from the time of the deposition of one king, Richard II, in 1399 to that of another, James II, in 1689. The period st... Learn More
  9. THE SECOND LABOUR GOVERNMENT

    THE SECOND LABOUR GOVERNMENT
    A Reappraisal

    JOHN SHEPHERD, JONATHAN DAVIES and CHRIS WRIGLEY

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    These essays focus on Labour's second period in office during the 1929-1931 global financial crisis. They discuss Labour's domestic problems, electoral and party matters, relations with the Soviet Uni... Learn More
  10. SOUTHAMPTON

    SOUTHAMPTON
    Gateway to the British Empire

    Edited by MILES TAYLOR

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    This account considers the modern history of the city and port of Southampton through the lens of empire. It examines some of the major international celebrities associated with the region, such as Da... Learn More

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