Subject: History

Launch event to coincide with the marking of twenty years since the formation of the Voluntary Action History Society (1991-2011) An afternoon seminar on 18 April at LSE will include papers by... READ MORE

The BBC gets behind new release!

The BBC have featured Antony Phillips’ & Colin Phillips’ An Historical Atlas of Staffordshire in the History section of their informative Stoke and Staffordshire website. To read the... READ MORE

The Voluntary Action History Society and LSE invite you to celebrate the launch of Beveridge and voluntary action in Britain and the wider British world Edited by Melanie Oppenheimer and Nicholas... READ MORE

Launch event

Material Relations: Domestic Interiors and Middle-Class Families in England, 1850-1910 by Jane Hamlett   The launch of Material Relations will be held on Wednesday January 12th 6-9pm at Royal... READ MORE

Summer 2010, Artisans of the body in early modern Italy is NEW IN PAPERBACK! ‘A phenomenally detailed picture of the lives of barbers and surgeons, based not on the prescriptive regulations of... READ MORE

Lifting the lid on British shipbuilding

Newly released The tide of democracy is a detailed account of British shipbuilding between 1870 and 1950. The title includes highly original detailed studies of the impact of new machinery on skills,... READ MORE

Black Bartholomew’s day wins award

David J. Appleby’s Black Bartholomew’s day has been awarded the Richard L. Greaves Award by the International John Bunyan Society. The Richard L. Greaves Award is an award that is... READ MORE

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