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Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters; Seymour - an Introduction

Hardback, 01/11/2018, £12.99
A Note from the Author: The two long pieces in this book originally came out in The New Yorker - RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS in 1955, SEYMOUR - An Introduction in 1959. Whatever their differences in mood or effect, they are both very much concerned with Seymour Glass, who is the main character in my series about the Glass family.

Henry III: 1207-1258

Hardback, 12/05/2020, £30.00
The first in a ground-breaking two-volume history of Henry III's rule, from when he first assumed the crown to the moment his personal rule ended

Oxford Companion to Children's Literature

Paperback, 25/02/1999, £37.49
This reference is for anyone concerned with children's books. Over 900 biographical entries deal with authors, illustrators, publishers, educationalists and others who have influenced the development of children's literature, providing plot summaries, character sketches and historical background.

Raise High The Roof Beam, Carpenter

Paperback, 04/03/2010, £8.99
Offers a collection of two novellas.

Benjamin Britten

Paperback, 03/01/1998, £20.00
A biography of Benjamin Britten which presents a panorama of British musical life since the 1920s.

Gardener and the Carpenter: What the New Science of Child Development Tells Us About the Relationship Between Parents and Children

Paperback, 24/08/2017, £9.99
Caring deeply about our children is part of what makes us human. Drawing on the study of human evolution and the authorA's own scientific research into how children learn, the author shows that although caring for children is profoundly important, it is not a matter of shaping them to turn out a particular way.

Magna Carta

Paperback, 01/01/2015, £12.99
Magna Carta, forced on King John in 1215 by rebellion, is one of the famous documents in world history. It asserts a fundamental principle: that ruler is subject to the law. This book draws on discoveries to give an account of Magna Carta's origins, survival and enforcement, showing how it quickly gained a central place in English political life.

Learning and Teaching at M-level: A Guide for Student Teachers

Paperback, 22/03/2010, £29.99
With more and more PGCE Students required to produce masters' level work, this book guides students through the process of thinking about their study, their practice, and undertaking research, all at masters level.

Struggle for Mastery: Britain 1066-1284

Paperback, 26/08/2004, £14.99
The two-and-a-half centuries after 1066 were momentous ones in the history of Britain. In 1066, England was conquered. The Anglo-Saxon ruling class was destroyed and the English became a subject race, dominated by a Norman-French dynasty and aristocracy. This book shows how the English domination was by no means a foregone conclusion.