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The Advancement of Civilisation in the Western World Volume 2: The Medieval World
ISBN: 9788184541946£25.00 Add to basket
This is the second volume in a series of 3 which charts the advancement of civilisation from Ancient Egypt to the 20th Century. Alongside the advancement of civilisation during the Middle ages were forces of destruction: widespread poverty, disease and warfare were endemic, despite the intelligent and devoted efforts of so many Christian scholars, reformers, artists and warriors.
Power Beyond Politics
ISBN: 9780856830976 - Hardback£10.00 Add to basket
The author examines the nature of sovereignty with particular reference to the British experience. He suggests that the role of the sovereign is not as limited as is generally thought.
The Prince and the Professor
A dialogue on the place of monarchy in the 21st century
ISBN: 9780856831652 - Paperback£9.95 Add to basket
With the ever-increasing tide of legislation from the European Commission and its overriding effect on English law, with the current debate on our monarchy, and indeed on all our ancient institutions, this is a very timely book.
The Merits of the Monarchy
ISBN: 9780856831966 - Hardback£13.95 Add to basket
This book examines the vital contribution made by the monarchy to the life of our country, and the close relationship that has always existed between the sovereign and ordinary people of Britain. Also revealed is the in-built sense of duty and service passed down the line to this present day.
Who’s Who in Victorian Britain
ISBN: 9780856831386 - Paperback£17.95 Add to basket
'Eminently readable.' The Good Book Guide
Who’s Who in Late Hanoverian Britain (1789 – 1837)
ISBN: 9780856831379 - Paperback£17.95 Add to basket
'This series brings history to life and its completion is welcomed.' CONTEMPORARY REVIEW
Who’s Who in Early Hanoverian Britain (1714 – 1789)
ISBN: 9780856831317 - Paperback£17.95 Add to basket
'Highly recommended for all history lovers, students - and indeed historical novelists.' SARAH BROADHURST, THE BOOKSELLER
Little Mother of Russia
A Biography of Empress Marie Feodorovna
ISBN: 9780856832291 - Paperback£19.95 Add to basket
Empress Marie (1847-1928) lived one of the most dramatic lives of any princess who sat on the Russian throne. Born Princess Dagmar of Denmark she was betrothed to Tsarevitch Nicholas of Russia, a love match on both sides, but he died months before the wedding. Out of duty she married his brother who came to the throne as Tsar Alexander III in 1881 on the assassination of his father Alxander II. Her son was Nicholas II, the last Tsar.
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