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A Brief History of the Celts
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Peter Berresford Ellis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

For centuries the Celts held sway in Europe. Even after their conquest by the Romans, their culture remained vigorous, ensuring that much of it endured to feed an endless fascination with Celtic history and myths, artwork and treasures. A foremost authority on the Celtic peoples and their culture, Peter Berresford
A Brief History of the English Language
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Oliver Farrar Emerson
Categories: English language
Type: BOOK - Published: 1896 - Publisher:

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A Brief History of the Wars of the Roses
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Desmond Seward
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

During the fifteenth century England was split in a bloody conflict between the Houses of York and Lancaster over who should claim the crown. The civil wars consumed the whole nation in a series of battles that eventually saw the Tudor dynasty take power. In A Brief History of the
A Brief History of the Crusades
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Geoffrey Hindley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Why did the medieval Church bless William of Normandy's invasion of Christian England in 1066 and authorise cultural genocide in Provence? How could a Christian army sack Christian Constantinople in 1204? Why did thousands of ordinary men and women, led by knights and ladies, kings and queens, embark on campaigns
Brief History
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: William E. Burns
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

A Brief History of Great Britain narrates the history of Great Britain from the earliest times to the 21st century, covering the entire island England, Wales, and Scotland as well as associated archipelagos such as the Channel Islands, the Orkneys, and Ireland as they have influenced British history. The central