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British & Irish History
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  1. BY ROYAL APPOINTMENT

    BY ROYAL APPOINTMENT
    Tales from the Privy Council – the Unknown Arm of Government

    DAVID ROGERS

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    Traditionally, the Privy Council has always existed to advise the Sovereign on the exercise of the Royal Prerogative, to make laws, to condemn to death and to go to war. Nowadays, most of its power ha... Learn More
  2. BRITANNIA AND THE BEAR

    BRITANNIA AND THE BEAR
    The Anglo-Russian Intelligence Wars, 1917-1929

    VICTOR MADEIRA

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    For Bolshevik Russia, Great Britain -- not America -- was the enemy. By exploring British and Russian mind-sets in the critical interwar years this book traces the links between wartime social unrest,... Learn More
  3. THE OUTER EDGE OF ULSTER

    THE OUTER EDGE OF ULSTER
    A Memoir of Social Life in Nineteenth-Century Donegal

    HUGH DORIAN
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    BREANDÁN MACSUIBHNE and DAVID DICKSON

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    Dorian was born in poverty in rural Donegal in 1834. He survived Ireland’s Great Famine, only to squander uncommon opportunities for self-advancement. Having lost his job and clashed with priests an... Learn More
  4. HOUSMAN COUNTRY

    HOUSMAN COUNTRY
    Into the Heart of England

    PETER PARKER

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    Why is it that for many people ‘England’ has always meant an unspoilt rural landscape rather than the ever-changing urban world in which most English people live? What is about the English that ma... Learn More
  5. BUTCHER, BAKER, CANDLESTICK MAKER

    BUTCHER, BAKER, CANDLESTICK MAKER
    Surviving the Great Fire of London

    HAZEL FORSYTH

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    The author, Senior Curator of the Medieval and Post-Medieval Collections at the Museum of London, delves into never-before-studied primary sources to shed light on the dramatic aftermath of the Great ... Learn More
  6. THE LONG SHADOW

    THE LONG SHADOW
    The Great War and the Twentieth Century

    DAVID REYNOLDS

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    Our overriding sense of the Great War is of a meaningless, futile bloodbath in the mud of Flanders, but by reducing the conflict to personal tragedies, however moving, we have lost the big picture: hi... Learn More
  7. THE IRISH

    THE IRISH
    A Photohistory, 1840-1940

    SEAN SEXTON and CHRISTINE KINEALY
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    The first Irish photographs date from 1840, a year after Louis Daguerre’s discovery of the photographic process. In the century that followed, Irish political life was dominated by the struggle for ... Learn More
  8. BITTER FREEDOM

    BITTER FREEDOM
    Ireland in a Revolutionary World, 1918-1923

    MAURICE WALSH

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    This history of the Irish Revolution -- the first successful revolt anywhere against the British Empire -- places the country in the global disorder born of the terrible slaughter of total war, as wel... Learn More
  9. THE OPINIONS OF WILLIAM COBBETT

    THE OPINIONS OF WILLIAM COBBETT

    Edited by JAMES GRANDE, JOHN STEVENSON and RICHARD THOMAS

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    Politician, journalist, reformer, convict, social commentator and all-round thorn in the side of the establishment, William Cobbett cut a swathe through late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth century Br... Learn More
  10. THE INVISIBLE SPIRIT

    THE INVISIBLE SPIRIT
    A Life of Post-War Scotland, 1945-75

    KENNETH ROY

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    This panorama of post-war Scottish life begins with the VE night celebrations and ends with the coming onstream of North Sea oil. It is a complex and often disturbing story of a country riven by pover... Learn More

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