Social and Cultural History
The Invention of Essex
The Making of an English County
Essex. A county both famous and infamous: the stuff of...
The Circus at the Heart of London
There’s nowhere quite like Piccadilly Circus. From the moment...
The Middle Kingdoms
A New History of Central Europe
Central Europe is not just a space on a map...
Attack Warning Red!
How Britain Prepared for Nuclear War
The atomic bombs of 1945 changed war forever. The awesome...
The King is Dead, Long Live the King!
Majesty, Mourning and Modernity in Edwardian Britain
Unforgettable as it was, the public response to the...
The Journey of Humanity
And the Keys to Human Progress
This breakthrough scientific masterwork – and INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER – reveals...
Five Love Affairs and a Friendship
Anne de Courcy
The Paris Life of Nancy Cunard, Icon of the Jazz Age
Dazzlingly beautiful, highly intelligent and...
The Premonitions Bureau
What if you had a vision that something terrible was going to happen? A train...
How Religion Evolved
And Why It Endures
A fascinating analysis of the evolution of religion from the internationally renowned...
A History of Books and their Readers
Most of what we say about books is really...
A Personal Account of Fortune, Chance and Risk in Thirteen Investigations
A fascinating, enchanting and painfully...
Forgotten Women reaches around the world and its history to rediscover, retell and reinstate the...