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A History of Britain in 21 Women by Jenni Murray A History of Britain in 21 Women
by Jenni Murray
£9.99   paperback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781786071583 | ISBN 10: 1786071584
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Lovers and Strangers: An Immigrant History of Post-War Britain by Clair Wills Lovers and Strangers: An Immigrant History of Post-War Britain
by Clair Wills
£25.00   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781846147166 | ISBN 10: 1846147166
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Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India by Shashi Tharoor Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India
by Shashi Tharoor
£20.00   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781849048088 | ISBN 10: 1849048088
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Good As You: From Prejudice to Pride: 30 Years of Gay Britain by Paul Flynn Good As You: From Prejudice to Pride: 30 Years of Gay Britain
by Paul Flynn
£20.00   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781785032929 | ISBN 10: 1785032925
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Radical London in the 1950s by David Mathieson Radical London in the 1950s
by David Mathieson
£14.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781445661032 | ISBN 10: 1445661039
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A Village Christmas: And Other Notes on the English Year by Laurie Lee A Village Christmas: And Other Notes on the English Year
by Laurie Lee
£7.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780241243671 | ISBN 10: 024124367x
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Stranger Than We Can Imagine: Making Sense of the Twentieth Century by John Higgs Stranger Than We Can Imagine: Making Sense of the Twentieth Century
by John Higgs
£9.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781780226576 | ISBN 10: 1780226578
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Worktown: The Astonishing Story of the Project That Launched Mass Observation by David Hall Worktown: The Astonishing Story of the Project That Launched Mass Observation
by David Hall
£9.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781780227801 | ISBN 10: 1780227809
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1966: The Year the Decade Exploded by Jon Savage 1966: The Year the Decade Exploded
by Jon Savage
£12.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780571277636 | ISBN 10: 0571277632
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Promised You A Miracle: Why 1980-82 Made Modern Britain by Andy Beckett Promised You A Miracle: Why 1980-82 Made Modern Britain
by Andy Beckett
£9.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780241956885 | ISBN 10: 0241956889
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Exotic England: The Making of a Curious Nation by Yasmin Alibhai-Brown Exotic England: The Making of a Curious Nation
by Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
£9.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781846274206 | ISBN 10: 1846274206
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The Great Explosion: Gunpowder, the Great War, and a Disaster on the Kent Marshes by Brian Dillon The Great Explosion: Gunpowder, the Great War, and a Disaster on the Kent Marshes
by Brian Dillon
£9.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780241956762 | ISBN 10: 0241956765
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Modernity Britain 1957-1962 by David Kynaston Modernity Britain 1957-1962
by David Kynaston
£14.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781408844380 | ISBN 10: 1408844389
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The Gardens of the British Working Class by Margaret Willes The Gardens of the British Working Class
by Margaret Willes
£12.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780300212358 | ISBN 10: 0300212356
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The Headscarf Revolutionaries: Lillian Bilocca and the Hull Triple-Trawler Disaster by Brian W. Lavery The Headscarf Revolutionaries: Lillian Bilocca and the Hull Triple-Trawler Disaster
by Brian W. Lavery
£12.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781909954144 | ISBN 10: 1909954144
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Rebel Footprints: A Guide to Uncovering London Rebel Footprints: A Guide to Uncovering London's Radical History
by David Rosenberg
£9.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780745334097 | ISBN 10: 0745334091
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The People: The Rise and Fall of the Working Class, 1910-2010 by Selina Todd The People: The Rise and Fall of the Working Class, 1910-2010
by Selina Todd
£10.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781848548824 | ISBN 10: 1848548826
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Thatcher Thatcher's Secret War: Subversion, Coercion, Secrecy and Government, 1974-90
by Clive Bloom
£20.00   hardback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780752499741 | ISBN 10: 0752499742
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Armchair Nation: An Intimate History of Britain in Front of the TV by Joe Moran Armchair Nation: An Intimate History of Britain in Front of the TV
by Joe Moran
£9.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781846683923 | ISBN 10: 1846683920
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The People The People's Songs: The Story of Modern Britain in 50 Records
by Stuart Maconie
£9.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780091933807 | ISBN 10: 0091933803
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Fighting Fascism: the British Left and the Rise of Fascism, 1919-39 by Keith Hodgson Fighting Fascism: the British Left and the Rise of Fascism, 1919-39
by Keith Hodgson
£14.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780719091216 | ISBN 10: 0719091217
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Tomboys and Bachelor Girls: A Lesbian History of Post-War Britain 1945-71 by Rebecca Jennings Tomboys and Bachelor Girls: A Lesbian History of Post-War Britain 1945-71
by Rebecca Jennings
£14.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780719089923 | ISBN 10: 0719089921
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All the Countries We All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To
by Stuart Laycock
£9.99   hardback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780750952125 | ISBN 10: 0750952121
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The People Speak: Democracy Is Not A Spectator Sport by Colin Firth, Anthony Arnove and David Horspool The People Speak: Democracy Is Not A Spectator Sport
by Colin Firth, Anthony Arnove and David Horspool
£9.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780857864482 | ISBN 10: 0857864483
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Streetlife: The Untold History of Europe Streetlife: The Untold History of Europe's Twentieth Century
by Leif Jerram
£12.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780199671168 | ISBN 10: 0199671168
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The Battle of Cable Street 1936 by The Cable Street Group The Battle of Cable Street 1936
by The Cable Street Group
£5.00   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781907869174 | ISBN 10: 1907869174
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No Such Thing As Society: A History of Britain in the 1980s by Andy McSmith No Such Thing As Society: A History of Britain in the 1980s
by Andy McSmith
£8.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781849019798 | ISBN 10: 1849019797
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State of Emergency: The Way We Were - Britain, 1970-1974 by Dominic Sandbrook State of Emergency: The Way We Were - Britain, 1970-1974
by Dominic Sandbrook
£12.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780141032153 | ISBN 10: 0141032154
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The Sixties by Jenny Diski The Sixties
by Jenny Diski
£7.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781846680045 | ISBN 10: 1846680042
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An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain by John O An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain
by John O'Farrell
£8.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780552775465 | ISBN 10: 0552775460
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The Imagined Village: Culture, Ideology & the English Folk Revival (2nd revised edition) by Georgina Boyes The Imagined Village: Culture, Ideology & the English Folk Revival (2nd revised edition)
by Georgina Boyes
£12.00   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780956622709 | ISBN 10: 0956622704
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Restless Revolutionaries: A History of Britain Restless Revolutionaries: A History of Britain's Fight for a Republic
by Clive Bloom
£12.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780752458564 | ISBN 10: 0752458566
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The Modern Utopian: Alternative Communities Then and Now by Richard Fairfield The Modern Utopian: Alternative Communities Then and Now
by Richard Fairfield
£14.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781934170151 | ISBN 10: 1934170151
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No Such Thing as Society: A History of Britain in the 1980s by Andy McSmith No Such Thing as Society: A History of Britain in the 1980s
by Andy McSmith
£14.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781849010092 | ISBN 10: 1849010099
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Underground England: Travels Beneath Our Cities and Country by Stephen Smith Underground England: Travels Beneath Our Cities and Country
by Stephen Smith
£10.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780349120386 | ISBN 10: 0349120382
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Sucking Eggs: What Your Wartime Granny Could Teach You About Diet, Thrift and Going Green by Patricia Nicol Sucking Eggs: What Your Wartime Granny Could Teach You About Diet, Thrift and Going Green
by Patricia Nicol
£8.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780099521129 | ISBN 10: 0099521121
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Family Britain: 1951-1957 by David Kynaston Family Britain: 1951-1957
by David Kynaston
£10.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781408800836 | ISBN 10: 1408800837
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The English Rebel: One Thousand Years of Trouble-making from the Normans to the Nineties by David Horspool The English Rebel: One Thousand Years of Trouble-making from the Normans to the Nineties
by David Horspool
£12.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780141025476 | ISBN 10: 0141025476
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A Radical History of Britain: Visionaries, Rebels and Revolutionaries ... by Edward Vallance A Radical History of Britain: Visionaries, Rebels and Revolutionaries ...
by Edward Vallance
£12.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780349120263 | ISBN 10: 0349120269
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The Book of English Magic by Philip Carr-Gomm and Richard Heygate The Book of English Magic
by Philip Carr-Gomm and Richard Heygate
£14.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781848540415 | ISBN 10: 1848540418
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A 1960s Childhood: From Thunderbirds to Beatlemania by Paul Feeney A 1960s Childhood: From Thunderbirds to Beatlemania
by Paul Feeney
£9.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780752450124 | ISBN 10: 0752450123
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When the Lights Went Out: Britain in the Seventies by Andy Beckett When the Lights Went Out: Britain in the Seventies
by Andy Beckett
£9.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780571221370 | ISBN 10: 0571221378
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Staying Power: The History of Black People in Britain by Peter Fryer Staying Power: The History of Black People in Britain
by Peter Fryer
£19.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780745330723 | ISBN 10: 074533072x
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The Slump: Britain in the Great Depression by John Stevenson and Chris Cook The Slump: Britain in the Great Depression
by John Stevenson and Chris Cook
£14.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781408230107 | ISBN 10: 1408230100
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Tracing Your Labour Movement Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians by Mark Crail Tracing Your Labour Movement Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
by Mark Crail
£12.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781848840591 | ISBN 10: 1848840594
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Crisis? What Crisis? Britain in the 1970s by Alwyn W. Turner Crisis? What Crisis? Britain in the 1970s
by Alwyn W. Turner
£8.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781845134259 | ISBN 10: 1845134257
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Balti Britain: A Journey Through the British Asian Experience by Ziauddin Sardar Balti Britain: A Journey Through the British Asian Experience
by Ziauddin Sardar
£9.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781847080820 | ISBN 10: 1847080820
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The Post-war Compromise: British Trade Unions and Industrial Politics 1945-64 by Edited by Alan Campbell, Nina Fishman and John McIlroy The Post-war Compromise: British Trade Unions and Industrial Politics 1945-64
by Edited by Alan Campbell, Nina Fishman and John McIlroy
£18.95   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780850366013 | ISBN 10: 0850366011
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They Fought in the Fields: The Women They Fought in the Fields: The Women's Land Army
by Nicola Tyrer
£9.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780752443133 | ISBN 10: 0752443135
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Passenger Liners in Colour by David L.Williams and Richard de Kerbrech Passenger Liners in Colour
by David L.Williams and Richard de Kerbrech
£14.99   hardback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780711032040 | ISBN 10: 0711032041
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Democracy: The Long Revolution by Edited by David Powell and Tom Hickey Democracy: The Long Revolution
by Edited by David Powell and Tom Hickey
£14.99   hardback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780826486769 | ISBN 10: 0826486762
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Literature, Politics and Culture in Postwar Britain by Adam Sinfield Literature, Politics and Culture in Postwar Britain
by Adam Sinfield
£7.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780826494757 | ISBN 10: 0826494757
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Queer London; perils and Pleasures in the Sexual Metropolis, 1918-1957. by Matt Houlbrook Queer London; perils and Pleasures in the Sexual Metropolis, 1918-1957.
by Matt Houlbrook
£13.00   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780226354620 | ISBN 10: 0226354628
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The Lost World of British Communism by Raphael Samuel The Lost World of British Communism
by Raphael Samuel
£19.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781844671038 | ISBN 10: 1844671038
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Behind the Lines: Revealing and Uncensored Letters from Our War-Torn World by Andrew Carroll Behind the Lines: Revealing and Uncensored Letters from Our War-Torn World
by Andrew Carroll
£7.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780091903404 | ISBN 10: 0091903408
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The Likes of Us: A Biography of the White Working Class by Michael Collins The Likes of Us: A Biography of the White Working Class
by Michael Collins
£7.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9781862077782 | ISBN 10: 1862077789
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East End Jewish Radicals 1875-1914 by William J Fishman East End Jewish Radicals 1875-1914
by William J Fishman
£14.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780907123453 | ISBN 10: 0907123457
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Asians In Britain: 400 Years of History by Rozina Visram Asians In Britain: 400 Years of History
by Rozina Visram
£16.99   paperback   (2002)
ISBN 13: 9780745313733 | ISBN 10: 0745313736
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