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Reprobates

By John Stubbs - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

There is a large body of writing about the English Civil War, the events leading up to it and the Cromwellian aftermath. However, ...Read Review

Any Survivors?

By Anette Fuhrmeister (trans.) - By Helen Fry (ed.) - By Martin Freud - Published 2010

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Nonfiction

The narrator is a refugee in London in 1939. Turfed out of his lodgings and finding himself homeless with five pennies in his pocket ...Read Review

Catherine of Aragon, Henry’s Spanish Queen

By Giles Tremlett - Published 2010

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Nonfiction

This major biography adds a refreshing new focus by using extensive material from Spanish sources. The picture that emerges of this extraordinary woman ...Read Review

Catherine of Aragon: Henry’s Spanish Queen

By Giles Tremlett - Published 2010

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Nonfiction

This major biography adds a refreshing new focus by using extensive material from Spanish sources. The picture that emerges of this extraordinary woman ...Read Review

From Splendor to Revolution: The Romanov Women 1847-1928

By Julia P. Gelardi - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

Independent historian Gelardi follows the privileged, tumultuous lives of Tsarina Marie Feodorovna (1847-1928) and three of her sisters-in-law in this detailed history. Five ...Read Review

Unfamiliar Fishes

By Sarah Vowell - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

Vowell’s latest foray into history examines “Hawaii’s bit part in the epic of American global domination,” from the first visit by ...Read Review

Pop Goes the Weasel

By Albert Jack - Published 2009Published 2010

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Nonfiction

Albert Jack only reluctantly took to studying the history of nursery rhymes, but then found it to be his most rewarding work as ...Read Review

Sisters of Fortune

By Jehanne Wake - Published 2010Published 2011

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Nonfiction

Wake offers a riveting joint biography of four remarkable sisters: Marianne, Bess, Louisa and Emily Caton. These half-English, devoutly Catholic descendants of the ...Read Review

Liberty’s Exiles

By Maya Jasanoff - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

The American Loyalists were not the snobbish grandees of legend, but a diverse group with different motives for loyalty to the British Empire: ...Read Review

The Last of the Great Swashbucklers: A Bio-Bibliography of Rafael Sabatini

By Jesse F. Knight - By Stephen Darley - Published 2010

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Nonfiction

This volume is an extensive reference for the book collector and fan of the Anglo-Italian historical adventure writer. The bibliography contains a listing ...Read Review

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