ISBN: 9780752492056 Autor: Ashdown-Hill, John
The Last Days of Richard III contains a new and uniquely detailed exploration of Richard's last 150 days.
Paperback edition of the first biography of Doris Delevingne, influential inter-war temptress and lover of Churchill and Beaton, amongst many others
In this comprehensive study of the man and his creations, the author follows an introduction to the culture and society of 18th-century England by tracing the rise of the Landscape Movement.
Offers a selection of photographs that reflect some of the different and varied aspects of life in North Telford from the 1970s to the 1950s. This work shows the communities close to Thomas...
A history of South Telford, Ironbridge Gorge, Madeley and Dawley
Eric Rudsdale's role as a curator and air-raid shelter superintendent at Colchester Castle during the Second World War gave him the perfect opportunity to record life on the home front in his...
On 11 November the Canadian Corps retook Mons and, following the signing of the armistice, the guns finally fell silent at 11 a.m. Covering the six-week period from the Battle of Canal du Nord to...
ISBN: 9780752460727 Autor: Cooper, Gary
Commander Edward John Smith's career had been a remarkable example of how a man from a humble background could get far in the world. Born to a working-class family in the landlocked...
One of the most famous generals all time, Alexander was just 20 when he led his army into battle at Granicus. Despite his youth and his army being heavily outnumbered, he was victorious, and it was...
A history of Ledbury
Besides campaigning for women to have an equal right to vote from their headquarters in Bow, the ELFS worked on a range of equality issues which mattered to local women: they built a toy factory,...
British Leyland Motor Corporation, formed in the wake of the post-war manufacturing boom, brought together almost all the British-owned car and commercial vehicle companies that then existed.
Volume Two covers the interior design and fitting out of the ship and presents detailed deck-by-deck information, from the palatial rooms of First Class to areas of the ship seen only by the crew.
Dark and foggy Victorian streets, the murderous madman, we all think we know the realities of Victorian crime. This title recounts the murders, by knife and poison. It takes the readers into less...
A vibrant collection of local tales especially selected żeby a professional storyteller
The Venom aircraft has carried out the operational ground attack sorties since the Second World War. This book discusses the problems of the trials, development programme and offers a look at the...
Unseen information and photographs offers new insights into the legend of David Campbell and life with the Blue Bird. Introduction by Tonia Bern-Campbell.
Do you know what they did with all the earth dug out to make the Piccadilly Line? Or who the Queen sat next to when she first went on the Tube in 1939? With more than 250 miles of track, hundreds...
A comprehensive overview of the British Army during this important time, when it grew from 865,000 men to 3 million.
A new biography of one of the most influential female scientists looking at the ten 'lost' years of Caroline's life, when virtually no records of her own are still in existence.