ISBN 10 : 1471152537
ISBN 13 : 9781471152535
'Julie Summers has an amazing instinct for unearthing good stories and telling quotes.' Craig Brown, The Mail On Sunday. 'This is an enjoyable book, peppered with examples of under..
ISBN 10 : 9780307402554
ISBN 13 : 030740255X
It's rural England, just after the turn of the last century. Charlotte married Edward Shift after the sudden death of her first husband, Horace Torrington. They live at Sterne, the..
ISBN 10 : 9781847399380
ISBN 13 : 184739938X
'It is as if I have been waiting for someone to ask me these questions for almost the whole of my life' From 1945, more than four million British servicemen were demobbed and sent ..
ISBN 10 : 9781847377340
ISBN 13 : 1847377343
A moving and revealing insight into the real experiences of children evacuated during WWII and the families they left behind On 1 September 1939 Operation Pied Piper bgan to place ..
ISBN 10 : 0008220344
ISBN 13 : 9780008220341
Gordon Corera uses declassified documents and extensive original research to tell the story of MI14(d) and the Secret Pigeon Service for the first time. 'This is an amazing story' ..
ISBN 10 : 9781526714510
ISBN 13 : 1526714515
Would you swig a magic potion or plot to kill your husband in order to marry your lover? These are just two of the many romantic and sexual customs from British history that you wi..
ISBN 10 : 9781442439221
ISBN 13 : 144243922X
It’s The Princess Diaries meets Mean Girls when eleven-year-old Claire is invited to the royal wedding of the century! Claire Gross, age eleven, might live in sleepy upstate New ..
ISBN 10 : 9781911358169
ISBN 13 : 1911358162
A refreshed reissue of the 1952 classic Treasure on Earth. A vivid and charming account of Christmas in an Edwardian country house. '... the weather did not matter. How could it, w..
ISBN 10 : 9781782830979
ISBN 13 : 1782830979
In September 1939, just three weeks after the outbreak of war, Gladys Mason wrote briefly in her diary about events in Europe: 'Hitler watched German siege of Warsaw. City in flame..
ISBN 10 : 9781780498706
ISBN 13 : 1780498705
Freud wrote to Binswanger on the anniversary of his daughter's death, "We will remain inconsolable. I don't care for my grandchildren anymore, but find no joy in life anymore."The ..