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Romantic Outlaws

(Available April 28, 2015)
Romantic Outlaws
Written by Charlotte Gordon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400068425
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Romantic Outlaws
The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley
Written by Charlotte Gordon


Format: Hardcover, 672 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $30.00

This groundbreaking dual biography brings to life a pioneering English feminist and the daughter she never knew. Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley have each been the subject of numerous biographies, yet no one has ever examined their lives in one book—until now. In Romantic Outlaws, Charlotte Gordon reunites the trailblazing author... Read more >
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Romantic Outlaws
The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley
Written by Charlotte Gordon


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $14.99

This groundbreaking dual biography brings to life a pioneering English feminist and the daughter she never knew. Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley have each been the subject of numerous biographies, yet no one has ever examined their lives in one book—until now. In Romantic Outlaws, Charlotte Gordon reunites the trailblazing author... Read more >
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Went the Day Well?

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Went the Day Well?
Written by David Crane
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594921
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Went the Day Well?
Witnessing Waterloo
Written by David Crane


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $30.00

Midnight, Sunday, June 18, 1815. Britain holds its breath. Since Napoleon’s escape from Elba in February, Europe has been jolted from eleven months of peace back into the frenzied panic of a war it believed had ended. “The whole complexion of the world is changed again,” writes George Ticknor, then a...

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Went the Day Well?
Witnessing Waterloo
Written by David Crane


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $14.99

Midnight, Sunday, June 18, 1815. Britain holds its breath. Since Napoleon’s escape from Elba in February, Europe has been jolted from eleven months of peace back into the frenzied panic of a war it believed had ended. “The whole complexion of the world is changed again,” writes George Ticknor, then a...

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The British Sailor of the First World War

(Available April 21, 2015)
The British Sailor of the First World War
Written by Quintin Colville
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747814405
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The British Sailor of the First World War

Written by Quintin Colville


Format: Trade Paperback, 72 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $12.95

In 1914 Great Britain had the largest and most powerful navy the world had ever seen – a well-known fact, but what of the everyday experience of those who served in her? This fully illustrated book looks at the British sailor’s life during the First World War, from the Falkland Islands... Read more >
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The British Sailor of the First World War

Written by Quintin Colville


Format: eBook, 72 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $7.95

In 1914 Great Britain had the largest and most powerful navy the world had ever seen – a well-known fact, but what of the everyday experience of those who served in her? This fully illustrated book looks at the British sailor’s life during the First World War, from the Falkland Islands... Read more >
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The Edwardian Gardener's Guide
The Edwardian Gardener's Guide
Written by Twigs Way
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908402882
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The Edwardian Gardener's Guide
For All Garden Lovers
Written by Twigs Way


Format: Hardcover, 148 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $14.95

It is Edwardian England, and a delightful flower garden and fruitful allotment are matters of personal pride, boons for the dinner table, and even 'important acts of local patriotism'. The Edwardian Gardener's Guide selects nuggets of wisdom from the best-selling One & All garden books, originally published in 1913. In these short booklets, the foremost... Read more >
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The Edwardian Gardener's Guide
For All Garden Lovers
Written by Twigs Way


Format: eBook, 148 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $10.95

It is Edwardian England, and a delightful flower garden and fruitful allotment are matters of personal pride, boons for the dinner table, and even 'important acts of local patriotism'. The Edwardian Gardener's Guide selects nuggets of wisdom from the best-selling One & All garden books, originally published in 1913. In these... Read more >
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The Tudor Reformation
The Tudor Reformation
Written by Richard Hayman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747814849
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The Tudor Reformation

Written by Richard Hayman


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $12.95

The Reformation transformed England forever. From peasants in the lanes and fields to the court of Henry VIII, no life was left untouched as the Roman Catholic Church was replaced as the centre of the nation's religious life. Emerging from a dense mesh of European ecclesiastical and political controversy and Tudor... Read more >
The Darkest Days
The Darkest Days
Written by Douglas Newton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781688168
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The Darkest Days
The Truth Behind Britain's Rush to War, 1914
Written by Douglas Newton


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.95

The centenary of the outbreak of the First World War may be commemorated by some as a great moment of national history. But the standard history of Britain’s choice for war is far from the truth. Using a wide range of sources, including the personal papers of many of the key...

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The Extreme Centre
The Extreme Centre
Written by Tariq Ali
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781784782627
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The Extreme Centre
A Warning
Written by Tariq Ali


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.95

Britain’s leading radical delivers an eviscerating attack on the indistinguishable political elite of the UK.

What is the point of elections? The result is always the same: a victory for the Extreme Centre. Since 1989, politics has become a contest to see who can best serve the needs of the market, a... Read more >
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The Extreme Centre
A Warning
Written by Tariq Ali


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.95

Britain’s leading radical delivers an eviscerating attack on the indistinguishable political elite of the UK.

What is the point of elections? The result is always the same: a victory for the Extreme Centre. Since 1989, politics has become a contest to see who can best serve the needs of the market, a... Read more >
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The Man Who Saw the Future
A Biography of William Lilly
Written by Catherine Blackledge


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 19, 2015
Price: $12.99

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The Wartime Garden
The Wartime Garden
Written by Twigs Way
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781784420086
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The Wartime Garden
Digging for Victory
Written by Twigs Way


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $12.95

‘This War is a Food War…’ In 1941 Lord Woolton, Minister for Food, was determined that the Garden Front would save England: ‘Dig for Victory’ was the slogan, digging for dinner the reality. With food imports dwindling the number of allotments grew, millions opted to ‘Spend an Hour with a Hoe&rsquo... Read more >
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The Wartime Garden
Digging for Victory
Written by Twigs Way


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $7.95

‘This War is a Food War…’ In 1941 Lord Woolton, Minister for Food, was determined that the Garden Front would save England: ‘Dig for Victory’ was the slogan, digging for dinner the reality. With food imports dwindling the number of allotments grew, millions opted to ‘Spend an Hour with a Hoe&rsquo... Read more >
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British Paratrooper 1940-45
British Paratrooper 1940-45
Written by Rebecca Skinner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472805126
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British Paratrooper 1940-45

Written by Rebecca Skinner


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $18.95

This new history of the British Paratrooper, from 1940 to 1945, details the unique training, weapons and equipment used by these elite troops. Inspired by the exploits of the German Fallschirmjäger in the blitzkrieg campaigns, Winston Churchill called for the formation of a 5,000-strong Airborne Force in June 1940. From these... Read more >
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British Paratrooper 1940-45

Written by Rebecca Skinner


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $14.95

This new history of the British Paratrooper, from 1940 to 1945, details the unique training, weapons and equipment used by these elite troops. Inspired by the exploits of the German Fallschirmjäger in the blitzkrieg campaigns, Winston Churchill called for the formation of a 5,000-strong Airborne Force in June 1940. From these... Read more >
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Malvern College
A 150th Anniversary Portrait
Written by Roy Allen


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $11.99

"I remember the 25th January very well. The
only house finished was McDowall’s (No. 1)
and about fourteen of us assembled there.
It had snowed all night, and in the morning
was about two feet deep and drifted against
the bank in places five and six feet. We cut
our way up with improvised shovels and
finally got... Read more >
British Light Tanks 1927-45
Marks I-VI
Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $13.95

This is a definitive study of key British tanks from the early part of the Second World War. These types saw active service with the British Expeditionary Force in France, with British Forces in the Western Desert and in India. They also took part in the campaigns in Norway, Persia and... Read more >
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British Light Tanks 1927-45
British Light Tanks 1927-45
Written by David Fletcher, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003779
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British Light Tanks 1927-45
Marks I-VI
Written by David Fletcher
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

This is a definitive study of key British tanks from the early part of the Second World War. These types saw active service with the British Expeditionary Force in France, with British Forces in the Western Desert and in India. They also took part in the campaigns in Norway, Persia and... Read more >
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Bolt Action: Armies of Great Britain

Written by Warlord Games
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 152 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

From Hitler's Blitzkriegs to the North African desert, Singapore, New Guinea, Burma, India, Sicily, Italy, Normandy, Arnhem, Ardennes, and the Ruhr, Churchill's Commonwealth, composed of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, South Africa, and many colonies, fought World War II in virtually every theater. bolt Action players can use... Read more >
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Booth's Maps of London Poverty, 1889
Booth's Maps of London Poverty, 1889
Written by Charles Booth
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781908402806
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Booth's Maps of London Poverty, 1889
East & West London
Written by Charles Booth


Format: Non-traditional book, 2 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

Two maps of Victorian London colored street by street show the lifestyle of the inhabitants from the wealthy upper classes to the vicious and semi-criminal lowest class. These two maps classify London streets into seven categories from the very poor lowest class mainly in the east end (but with some surprising... Read more >
Fashion in the 1940s
Fashion in the 1940s
Written by Jayne Shrimpton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813538
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Fashion in the 1940s

Written by Jayne Shrimpton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $9.95

This book reveals the impact of wartime on British fashion, how a spirit of utility, make-do and mend unleashed a whole new creativity among Britain's women starved of high fashion by rationing. Many of these home dressmakers copied the high-end looks. Women doing war work created new street fashion looks. It... Read more >
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Fashion in the Time of William Shakespeare
Fashion in the Time of William Shakespeare
Written by Sarah Downing
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813545
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Fashion in the Time of William Shakespeare
1564-1616
Written by Sarah Downing


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $12.95

Garments and accessories are prominent in almost all of William Shakespeare's plays, from Hamlet and Othello to A Midsummer Night's Dream and Twelfth Night. The statement 'the apparel oft proclaims the man' was one that would have resonated with their audiences: the rise of England's merchant class had made issues of... Read more >
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Prefab Homes
Prefab Homes
Written by Elisabeth Blanchet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813576
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Prefab Homes

Written by Elisabeth Blanchet


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $12.95

In 1944, Winston Churchill promised to manufacture up to 500,000 prefabricated bungalows to ease the housing shortage after the Second World War. Made in factories, over 156,000 temporary "prefabs" of a few designs were delivered to eager Local Authorities. They were nicknamed 'Palaces for the People'. With convenient kitchens, bathrooms and... Read more >
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