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Renaissance Monarchy: The Reigns of Henry VIII, Francis I and Charles V

Paperback, 01/02/2002, £31.99
Renaissance Monarchy provides the first single-volume comparative history of the most renowned kings of the Renaissance: the Holy Roman Empire Charles V, Francis I of France and Henry VIII of England.

First English Revolution: Simon De Montfort, Henry III and the Barons' War

Hardback, 23/08/2012, £50.00
Simon de Montfort, the leader of the English barons, was the first leader of a political movement to seize power from a reigning monarch. The charismatic de Montfort and his forces had captured most of south-eastern England by 1263 and at the battle of Lewes in 1264 King Henry III was defeated and taken prisoner. This title deals with this topic.

Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More

Paperback, 04/05/2017, £6.99

Fears of Henry IV: The Life of England's Self-Made King

Paperback, 03/07/2008, £16.99
In June 1405, King Henry IV stopped at a small Yorkshire manor house to shelter from a storm. That night he awoke screaming that traitors were burning his skin. His instinctive belief that he was being poisoned was understandable: he had already survived at least eight plots to dethrone or kill him. This book tells his story.

1415 - Henry V's Year of Glory

Paperback, 02/09/2010, £14.99
Henry V is regarded as the great English hero. Lionised in his own day for his victory at Agincourt, his piety and his rigorous application of justice, he was elevated by Shakespeare into a champion of English nationalism for all future generations. But what was he really like?

Creative Management and Development

Paperback, 05/09/2006, £40.99
Contains chapters on intuitive cognition, complexity, emotion, team innovation, development and well-being. This textbook includes seminal papers on creativity, perception, style, culture and sustainable development. It gives an overview of the topics discussed whilst explaining their practical implications.

Henry V: The Conscience of a King

Hardback, 02/08/2016, £20.00
More than just a single-minded warrior-king, Henry V comes to life in this fresh account as a gifted ruler acutely conscious of spiritual matters and his subjects' welfare

Wives of Henry Oades

Paperback, 03/02/2011, £7.99
In 1899 Henry Oades discovers he has two wives - and many dilemmas...

Aller Retour New York

Paperback, 04/02/2016, £8.99
In 1935, the author set off from his adopted home, Paris, to revisit his native land, America. This title describes the trip and his return journey on a Dutch steamer. It shows height of his powers.

Daisy Miller and Other Stories

Paperback, 29/01/2009, £6.99
This volume includes "Daisy Miller", "Pandora", "The Patagonia", and "Four Meetings".

What Maisie Knew

Paperback, 14/08/2008, £6.99
The child of violently divorced parents, Maisie Farange opens her eyes on a distinctly modern world. Mothers and fathers keep changing their partners and names, while she herself becomes the pretext for all sorts of adult sexual intrigue. The novel traces the course of her education and ends with the death of her childhood. It is one of James's finest studies of lost innocence.

Breaking in to the Movies - Film and the Culture of Politics

Paperback, 30/11/2001, £34.25
This text brings together Henry A. Giroux's best-known essays from the last 20 years, centring on important subjects on the cultural studies and pop culture agenda, including violence, race, class, gender, identity, politics, and children's culture.