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Major Works: British History

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 68 new and published major works in the subject of British History — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. The Impact of Railways on Victorian Cities

    By John R. Kellett

    The arrival of the railway was one of the most far reaching events in the history of the Victorian city. The present study, based upon detailed case histories of Britain's five largest cities (London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester and Liverpool), shows how the railways gave Victorian cities their...

    Published December 21st 2006 by Routledge

  2. Philanthropy in England

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    In these works Professor Jordan studies the origins of modern social and cultural institutions in England. He is concerned with the momentous shift which occurred in men's aspirations for their society in the course of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, as reflected in the charities which...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Routledge

  3. Robin Hood and the Outlaws of Sherwood Forest

    Robin Hood: Classic Fiction Library volume 8

    By George Emmett

    Edited by Stephen Knight

    Series: Routledge Library of Folklore and Popular Culture

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 20th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Robin Hood: Classic Fiction Library

    Edited by Stephen Knight

    Series: Routledge Library of Folklore and Popular Culture

    The Robin Hood tradition is best known in popular forms such as ballad, lyric, play, children's story and, in our own era, television and film. There have, however, also been a significant number of novelists who have devoted themselves to retelling and reshaping the story. In particular, the...

    Published April 20th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Robin Hood: A Tale of the Olden Time

    Robin Hood Classic Fiction Library volume 1

    By Anon

    Edited by Stephen Knight

    Series: Routledge Library of Folklore and Popular Culture

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 20th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Maid Marian

    Robin Hood: Classic Fiction Library volume 2

    By Thomas Love Peacock

    Edited by Stephen Knight

    Series: Routledge Library of Folklore and Popular Culture

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 20th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Robin Hood and Little John, or, The Merry Men of Sherwood Forest

    Robin Hood: Classic Fiction Library volume 3

    By Pierce Egan

    Edited by Stephen Knight

    Series: Routledge Library of Folklore and Popular Culture

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 20th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Forest Days (volume I)

    Robin Hood: Classic Fiction Library volume 4

    By G. P. R. James

    Edited by Stephen Knight

    Series: Routledge Library of Folklore and Popular Culture

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 20th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Forest Days (volume II)

    Robin Hood: Classic Fiction Library volume 5

    By George Emmett

    Edited by Stephen Knight

    Series: Routledge Library of Folklore and Popular Culture

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 20th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Forest Days (volume III)

    Robin Hood: Classic Fiction Library volume 6

    By G. P. R. James

    Edited by Stephan Knight

    Series: Routledge Library of Folklore and Popular Culture

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 20th 2005 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Rural Disorder and Police Reform in Ireland, 1812-36
    By Galen Broeker
    To Be Published September 8th 2015
  2. Policing and Punishment in Nineteenth Century Britain
    Edited by Victor Bailey
    To Be Published September 8th 2015
  3. Crime in England: 1550-1800
    Edited by J S Cockburn
    To Be Published September 8th 2015
  4. The Reform of Prisoners: 1830-1900
    By Willam James Forsythe
    To Be Published September 8th 2015
  5. Crime, Protest, Community, and Police in Nineteenth-Century Britain
    By David Jones
    To Be Published September 8th 2015

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