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Forthcoming British History Books

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  1. Control of Enemy Alien Civilians in Great Britain, 1914-1918 (Routledge Revivals)

    By J. C. Bird

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This study, first published in 1986, examines the evolution and application of the policies of wartime governments designed to deal with the danger to national security thought to be posed by enemy alien residents, and considers the social and political forces which helped shape these policies. The...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Crime in England 1815-1880

    Experiencing the criminal justice system

    By Helen Johnston

    Series: History of Crime in the UK and Ireland

    Crime in England, 1815-1880 provides a unique insight into views on crime and criminality and the operation of the criminal justice system in England from the early to the late nineteenth-century. This book examines the perceived problem and causes of crime, views about offenders and the...

    To Be Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Spaces for Feeling

    Emotions and Sociabilities in Britain, 1650-1850

    Edited by Susan Broomhall

    Spaces for Feeling explores how English and Scottish people experienced sociabilities and socialities from 1650 to 1850, and investigates their operation through emotional practices and particular spaces. The collection highlights the forms, practices, and memberships of these varied spaces for...

    To Be Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833

    Atlantic Archipelagos

    By Michael Morris

    Series: Routledge Studies in Cultural History

    This book participates in the modern recovery of the memory of the long-forgotten relationship between Scotland and the Caribbean. Drawing on theoretical paradigms of world literature and transnationalism, it argues that Caribbean slavery profoundly shaped Scotland’s economic, social and cultural...

    To Be Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Henry VIII

    2nd Edition

    By Lucy Wooding

    Series: Routledge Historical Biographies

    This new edition of Lucy Wooding’s Henry VIII is fully revised and updated to provide an insightful and original portrait of one of England’s most unforgettable monarchs and the many paradoxes of his character and reign. Henry was a Renaissance prince whose Court dazzled with artistic display, yet...

    To Be Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Stories of True Crime in Tudor and Stuart England

    By Ken MacMillan

    Stories of True Crime in Tudor and Stuart England is an original collection of thirty stories of true crime during the period 1580-1700. Published in short books known as chapbooks, these stories proliferated in early modern popular literature. The chapbooks included in this collection describe...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Africans and Britons in the Age of Empires, 1660-1980

    By Myles Osborne, Susan Kingsley Kent

    Africans and Britons in the Age of Empires, 1660-1980 tells the stories of the intertwined lives of African and British peoples over more than three centuries. In seven chapters and an epilogue, Myles Osborne and Susan Kingsley Kent explore the characters that comprised the British presence in...

    To Be Published April 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. The British Extreme Right During World War Two

    By Richard Griffiths

    Series: Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

    This book provides the first detailed account of the various activities undertaken by pre-war fascists, pro-Nazis and/or anti-Semites during the Second World War. Covering both those right-wingers who were interned as potential traitors by the British state under Regulation 18B and those in elite...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Rethinking Britain's Far-Right

    By Nigel Copsey

    Series: Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

    The book provides an innovative new approach to understanding the far-right in Britain. Rather than looking at the biographies of the leaders or the historical evolution of the orgainsations or the number of elected representatives, it concentrates instead on the broader impact of the far-right on...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Japanese Community in Pre-War Britain

    From Integration to Disintegration

    By Keiko Itoh

    Explores the origins of the community, and compares the experience of the Japanese to that of other national groups. The book discusses the community's involvement in the arts, religion and sport; intermarriage; and the second generation, and concludes by considering the impact of deteriorating...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge