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  • Black Tudors
    Black Tudors (English, Hardback) Miranda Kaufmann

    A transformative history - in Tudor times there were Africans living and working in Britain, and they were free

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  • The Time Traveller's Guide to Elizabethan England
    The Time Traveller's Guide to Elizabethan England (English, Paperback) Ian Mortimer

    The past is a foreign country - this is your guide. Yet it produces some of the finest writing in the English language, some of the most magnificent architecture, and sees Elizabeth's subjects settle in America and circumnavigate the globe.

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  • William Tyndale
    William Tyndale (Hardback) Melvyn Bragg

    Concise historical introduction to William Tyndale and his continuing influence on the world and how we see it.

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  • She-Wolves
    She-Wolves (Paperback) Helen Castor

    How, then, could royal power lie in female hands?In She-Wolves, celebrated historian, Helen Castor, tells the dramatic and fascinating stories of four exceptional women who, while never reigning queens, held great power: Matilda, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Isabella of France and Margaret of Anjou.

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  • Tudor Brandons
    Tudor Brandons (English, Paperback) Sarah-Beth Watkins

    The Life and Times of Mary Tudor and Charles Brandon.

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  • The Diary of Samuel Pepys: A Selection
    The Diary of Samuel Pepys: A Selection (English, Paperback) Samuel Pepys

    The 1660s represent a turning point in English history, and for the main events - the Restoration, the Dutch War, the Great Plague, the Fire of London. This book offers an eyewitness account along with lively descriptions of the author's socializing, his amorous entanglements, his theater-going & music-making.

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  • Vermeer's Hat
    Vermeer's Hat (English, Paperback) Timothy Brook

    Offers an understanding of Vermeer's paintings and of the era they portray.

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  • In Bed with the Tudors
    In Bed with the Tudors (English, Paperback) Amy Licence

    What went on behind closed doors in the Tudor Court? Comprehensive coverage of all the major Tudors: Henry VII, Elizabeth of York, Prince Arthur, Henry VIII, Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, Catherine Parr, Henry VIII's various mistresses, Edward VI, Mary Tudor and Elizabeth I.

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  • Religion and the Decline of Magic
    Religion and the Decline of Magic (English, Paperback) Keith Thomas

    Witchcraft, astrology, divination and every kind of popular magic flourished in England during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. This analysis of beliefs held on different levels of English society begins with the collapse of the medieval Church and ends with the changing intellectual atmosphere around 1700.

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  • AQA A-level History: The Tudors: England 1485-1603
    AQA A-level History: The Tudors: England 1485-1603 (Paperback) David Ferriby, Tony Imperato

    Enhance and expand your students' knowledge and understanding of their AQA breadth study through expert narrative, progressive skills development and bespoke essays from leading historians on key debates.

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  • The Last Royal Rebel
    The Last Royal Rebel (Paperback) Anna Keay

    Long-listed for the HWA Non-Fiction Crown 2017...

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  • The Black Jacobins
    The Black Jacobins (Paperback) C. L. R. James

    In 1789 the West Indian colony of San Domingo supplied two-thirds of the overseas trade of France. The entire structure of what was arguably the most profitable colony in the world rested on the labour of half a million slaves.

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  • Arbella Stuart
    Arbella Stuart (English, Hardback) Jill Armitage

    The woman expected to succeed the Virgin Queen

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  • Charles Brandon
    Charles Brandon (English, Paperback) Steven Gunn

    The first biography of the lifelong companion and trusted confidante of Henry VIII

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  • The Pikeman's Lament
    The Pikeman's Lament (English, Paperback) Daniel Mersey, Michael Leck

    A set of wargaming rules for Pike and Shot, a popular period for wargaming, written by a leading game designer and a period expert.

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  • Prince Arthur
    Prince Arthur (English, Paperback) Sean Cunningham

    The untold story of Henry VIII's elder brother.

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  • The Making of India
    The Making of India (English, Hardback) Kartar Lalvani

    This exciting book moves beyond and against the current postcolonial orthodoxy. Instead of arguing that all colonization is wrong and inherently unjust, Dr. Kartar Lalvani argues that Britain made a crucial contribution in providing India with its lasting physical and institutional infrastructure which continues to underpin the world's largest democracy. The indisputable fact is that India as a...

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  • Edward VI (Penguin Monarchs)
    Edward VI (Penguin Monarchs) (English, Hardback) Stephen Alford

    Edward VI, the only son of Henry VIII, became king at the age of nine and died wholly unexpectedly at the age of fifteen. This book gives full play to the murky, sinister nature of Edward's reign, and also an account of a boy learning to rule, learning to enjoy his growing power and to come out of the shadows of the great aristocrats around him.

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  • Martin Luther
    Martin Luther (English, Hardback) Eric Metaxas

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER...

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  • The Reformation: A Very Short Introduction
    The Reformation: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Peter Marshall

    The Reformation was a seismic event in European history, and one which changed the medieval world. Much which followed in European history can be traced back to this event. In this Very Short Introduction Peter Marshall seeks to explain the causes and consequences of religious and cultural division and difference in western Christianity.

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