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Why history is for everyone

My passion with history officially began around about ten years ago when I started reading more and more about the life of a woman I had always been fascinated by - Anne Boleyn.

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HIGH HEELS & BEETLE CRUSHERS The sexual revolution of the mid 60s

Stories reflecting the changing sexual attitudes prior to the arrival of the pill and the sexual revolution of the mid 60s

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Who were the Caribbean Irish?

Emigration has been the major feature of Irish life. The Irish Diaspora is truly unique because it was not a one-time event in history but it occurred across centuries and continents involving diverse individuals.

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The Tudor Brandons

The life and times of Mary Tudor and Charles Brandon, Henry VIII's dearest sister and his closest companion

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Cromwell was Framed?

The definitive research that proves the Irish nation owes Oliver Cromwell a huge posthumous apology for wrongly convicting him of civilian atrocities in 1649.

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Home of the Brave

A small town struggling with how to remain vital and vibrant in the 21st century, took on another problem altogether: the difficulty of homecoming for Iraq, Afghanistan and other war veterans.

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My Pagan Ancestor Zuri

Journey to the mysterious Avon valley, home of Stonehenge, with a Christchurch pensioner and our pagan ancestor from 2200 BC, and witness prehistory come alive.

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The Tragic Daughters of Charles I

Chronos Books presents The Tragic Daughters of Charles I, the latest in a series of historical royal biographies by Sarah-Beth Watkins, author of Lady Katherine Knollys: The Unacknowledged Daughter of King Henry VIII

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The Afterlife of King James IV

A new book out this month The Afterlife of King James IV explores the survival stories following the Scottish king's defeat at the battle of Flodden in 1513

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The Chronos Crime Chronicles

Announcing a new series of historical true crime books

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Carolina of Orange-Nassau

Carolina of Orange-Nassau (1743 – 1787) was born the daughter of William IV, Prince of Orange, and Anne, Princess Royal and was thus the granddaughter of King George II.

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Anne of Cleves

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