Pen and Sword History

Sophia – Mother of Kings: The Finest Queen Britain Never Had

By Catherine Curzon - Published 2020

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Nonfiction

Catherine Curzon is a royal historian who has written several books on Georgian royalty and its often-scandalous courts. Her latest foray into this ...Read Review

The Mother of the Brontës: When Maria Met Patrick

By Sharon Wright - Published 2019

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Nonfiction

Journalist Sharon Wright brings her keen reporter’s eye to this vibrant biography of Maria Branwell, the mother of literary lionesses Charlotte, Anne, ...Read Review

1920: A Year of Global Turmoil

By David Charlwood - Published 2019

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Nonfiction

2020 is the 100th anniversary of – of what? 1920 is not a memorable date.  David Charlwood describes the year as ‘both world-changing and uneventful’. We ...Read Review

Creating Hitler’s Germany: The Birth of Extremism

By Tim Heath - Published 2019

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Nonfiction

How did it happen?  This must be the greatest question of the 20th century.  How did a technologically advanced, highly educated, European parliamentary ...Read Review