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Forthcoming British History Books

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  1. Britain and Ireland

    From Home Rule to Independence

    By Jeremy Smith

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Jeremy Smith explores relations between Britain and Ireland during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century with a story that still raises deep passions and bitter disagreements both among historians and within wider public opinion. This examination attempts to chart a more dispassionate...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Britannia Overruled

    British Policy and World Power in the Twentieth Century, 2nd Edition

    By David Reynolds

    Series: Studies In Modern History

    This book brings together the often separated histories of diplomacy, defence, economics and empire in a provocative reinterpretation of British 'decline'. It also offers a broader reflection on the nature of international power and the mechanisms of policymaking. For this Second Edition,...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. British Imperialism

    1688-2000, 2nd Edition

    By P.J. Cain, A. G. Hopkins

    A milestone in the understanding of British history and imperialism, and truly global in its reach, this magisterial account received numerous accolades from reviewers in its first edition. The first to coin the phrase "gentlemanly capitalism", Cain and Hopkins make the strong and provocative...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The English Reformation 1530 - 1570

    By W. J. Sheils

    Series: Seminar Studies

    The changes brought about during the English Reformation clearly reflected the desire of the Crown, government and landed classes to reduce the political power and landed wealth of the late medieval Church. This book covers the background to the Reformation, the processes which brought about these...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Providence and Empire

    Religion, Politics and Society in Britain and Ireland, 1815-1914

    By Stewart Brown

    Series: Religion, Politics and Society in Britain

    The 19th century was, to a large extent, the ‘British century’. Great Britain was the great world power and its institutions, beliefs and values had an immense impact on the world far beyond its formal empire. Providence and Empire argues that knowledge of the religious thought of the...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Between Empire and Europe

    Intellectuals and the Nation in Britain and France During the Cold War

    By Lucia Bonfreschi, Marzia Maccaferri

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern European History

    Between the end of WWII and the end of the Cold War, the international roles of France and Great Britain changed dramatically. Major international powers were now states much bigger than European nations in terms of population, wealth, military capacity. Analyzing the international political...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 1st 2015 by Routledge

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

    By Myles Osborne, Susan Kingsley Kent

    Africans and Britons in the Age of Empires, 1680-1980 is the first textbook that specifically addresses the history of this empire on this continent. Written by two experts in the field, one on British Imperial history and one on African history, the book offers a uniquely balanced look at both the...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. White Racial Nationalism in Britain

    A History

    By Graham Macklin

    The book provides a comprehensive history of the ideas and ideologues associated with the racial fascist tradition in Britain. It charts the evolution of white racial nationalism in Britain as a political manifestation, from its origins amongst a range of pro-Nazi groupuscules in the 1930s, to the...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge