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World Without End: The Global Empire...
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Describes the conquest of Paraguay and the River Plate, of the Yucatan in Mexico, the only partial conquest of Chile, and battles with the French over Florida, and then, in...
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"It is better to stand and fight. If you run, you'll only die tired." - Viking saying. Beginning in 789 CE, the Vikings raided monasteries, sacked settlements and...
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Willoughbyland: England's Lost Colony
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At the beginning of the 1650s, England was in ruins - wrecked by plague and civil war. Yet shimmering on the horizon was a vision of paradise: Willoughbyland. This book...
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Titian: His Life
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The first biography since 1877 of Venice's greatest artist - a towering work which captures the genius of Titian, beautifully illustrated throughout with full colour plates.
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Killers of the King: The Men Who ...
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January, 1649. After seven years of fighting in the bloodiest war in Britain's history, Parliament had overpowered King Charles I and now faced a problem: what to do...
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Spain: The Centre of the World 1519-1682
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In the sixteenth century, the Spaniards became the first nation in history to have worldwide reach; across most of Europe to the Americas, the Philippines, and India....
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The Swerve: How the Renaissance Began
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Almost six hundred years ago, a short, genial man took a very old manuscript off a library shelf. With excitement, he saw what he had discovered and ordered it copied...
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Crown of Thistles: The Fatal...
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Mary Queen of Scots fervently believed she had a right to the English throne - a belief that cost her her head. A vivid account of why she came to...
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Who Killed William Shakespeare?: The...
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William Shakespeare lived in violent times; his death passed without comment. By the time he was adopted as the national poet of England the details of his life had...
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Our Man in Rome: Henry VIII and His...
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It's 1527. Gregorio The Cavalier Casali is Henry VIII's man in Rome. An Italian freelance diplomat, he charmed his way into the English service before he was twenty. But now...
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Eminent Elizabethans: Rupert Murdoch,...
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Modelled on Lytton Strachey's classic portrayal of eminent Victorians, the author's cameo biographies sheds new light on the age of Queen Elizabeth II. All four of his characters have loomed...
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The Elizabethans
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England under Elizabeth I: A time of war and plague, politics and rebellion, personal heroism and religious fanaticism. When if you were born poor you stayed poor, and the thumbscrews...
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Shakespeare, Sex, and Love
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Stanley W. Wells
 
How does Shakespeare's treatment of human sexuality relate to the sexual conventions and language of his times? Looking at both plays and poetry, this lively and informative book explores...
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