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  1. Mrs Maybricks Own Story V 8

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 11th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Women and Ageing in British Society since 1500

    By Lynn Botelho, Pat Thane

    Series: Women And Men In History

    Women have always made up the majority of older people: this examination of the lives of elderly women in Britain in the period 1500 to the present reveals attitudes towards the ageing process. It sheds light on household structures as well as wider issues - including the history of the family...

    Published January 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  3. Longman Companion to the Formation of the European Empires, 1488-1920

    By Muriel E. Chamberlain

    Series: Longman Companions To History

    The European empires as they existed from the Age of Discovery until after the First World War shaped the modern world. So great has been their political, economic and cultural influence that to fully understand contemporary history and events, it is essential to have an understanding of the...

    Published December 12th 2000 by Routledge

  4. England's Colonial Wars 1550-1688

    Conflicts, Empire and National Identity

    By Bruce Lenman

    Series: Modern Wars In Perspective

    Bruce Lenman's hugely ambitious study explores three interacting themes: the growth of England's sprawling colonial empire; its military dimension; and the impact of colonial warfare on national identity. He starts in Ireland, with the renewed assault of English settlers on the Irish...

    Published December 6th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Postmodernism and the Enlightenment

    New Perspectives in Eighteenth-Century French Intellectual History

    Edited by Daniel Gordon

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 4th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Early Modern Italy

    A Social History

    By Christopher Black

    Early Modern Italy is a fascinating survey of society in Italy from the fifteenth to the eighteenth centuries - the Renaissance to the Enlightenment. Covering the whole of the Peninsula from the Venetian Republic, to Florence, through to Naples it shows how the huge economic, cultural and social...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  7. The Professions in Early Modern England, 1450-1800

    Servants of the Commonweal

    By Rosemary O'Day

    Series: Themes In British Social History

    This new history examines the development of the professions in England, centering on churchmen, lawyers, physicians, and teachers. Rosemary O'Day also offers a comparative perspective looking at the experience of Scotland and Ireland and Colonial Virginia....

    Published November 21st 2000 by Routledge

  8. Spain 1474–1598

    By Jocelyn Hunt

    Series: Questions and Analysis in History

    The rise of Spain from obscurity to the position of one of Europe's greatest powers is centrally important in the history of Western Europe in the sixteenth century. Spain 1474–1598 explores key themes including the unification of Spain and the domestic and foreign policies of each of the monarchs,...

    Published November 16th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Early Modern Witches

    Witchcraft Cases in Contemporary Writing

    By Marion Gibson

    This collection of pamphlets describes fifteen English witchcraft cases in detail, vividly recreating events to give the reader the illusion of actually being present at witchcraft accusations, trials and hangings. But how much are we victims of literary manipulation by these texts? The pamphlets...

    Published November 16th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Persecution and Toleration in Protestant England 1558-1689

    By John Coffey

    Series: Studies In Modern History

    This fascinating work is the first overview of its subject to be published in over half a century. The issues it deals with are key to early modern political, religious and cultural history.The seventeenth century is traditionally regarded as a period of expanding and extended liberalism, when...

    Published November 6th 2000 by Routledge