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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. Constraints and Adjustments in British Foreign Policy (Routledge Revivals)

    By Michael Leifer

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1972, offers a detailed analysis of the post-war formulation of foreign policy, as Britain sought to detach itself from its imperialist past and moved towards a European future. The contributors – all experts in their fields – together provide a comprehensive...

    To Be Published December 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of British Regiments (Routledge Revivals)

    By Christopher Chant

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Since the creation of the standing army in 1661, when each regiment was known by the name of its current colonel, there have been many reforms and rationalizations of the British army. From 31 cavalry regiments and 113 infantry regiments in 1881, at the time of this title’s first publication in...

    To Be Published December 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Tudor Law of Treason (Routledge Revivals)

    An Introduction

    By John Bellamy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This title, first published in 1979, was ground-breaking in its exploration of the understudied area of the Tudor law of treason. Bellamy first examines the scope of that law, noting the inheritance from the Middle Ages, the effectiveness of the new statutes and interpretation of the law by the...

    To Be Published December 24th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Bastard Feudalism and the Law (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Bellamy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This title, first published in 1989, was one of the first to directly address the legal dimension of bastard feudalism. John Bellamy explores the role and vulnerability of local officials and juries, the nature of the endemic land wars and the interference in the justice system by those at the top...

    To Be Published December 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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