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Rembrandt's Eyes

Paperback, 04/09/2014, £40.00
Interweaving of seventeenth-century Holland, this book allows us to see Rembrandt in a completely fresh and original way.

Belonging: The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

Paperback, 04/10/2018, £10.99
SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZESELECTED AS A BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 BY THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, MAIL ON SUNDAY AND OBSERVERBelonging is a magnificent cultural history abundantly alive with energy, character and colour.

Art: Vintage Minis

Paperback, 01/10/2019, £3.50
Merciless and wily, the greatest paintings grab you in a headlock and proceed in short order to re-arrange your sense of reality.' In inimitable style, our greatest historian and master storyteller Simon Schama makes an irresistible case for the power of art and its necessary place in our lives.


Paperback, 05/08/2004, £20.00
Offers a social, cultural and narrative history of the French Revolution. This title provides an impression of the currents and contradictions which made up this terrible sequence of events.

History of Britain III Fate of Empire

Hardback, 24/10/2002, £25.00
Schama completes his three-volume history of Britain to accompany the BBC TV series. This period, 1770-2000, covers a variety of themes and key British characters. First, the "Romantic generation" turned Nature into a revolutionary force, followed by the creative Victorians seeking a better world.

Dead Certainties: Unwarranted Speculations

Paperback, 04/04/2013, £16.99
Simon Schama, the author of Landscape and Memory and Citizens, sets out to tell the history of two certainties, of two deaths. In discussing the 'speculations' surrounding them, he finds himself involved in a history he cannot classify - the unpredictable history of stories

History of Britain: At the Edge of the World? 3000 BC-AD 1603: v. 1: At the Edge of the World? 3000 BC-AD 1603

Hardback, 05/11/2009, £20.00
What makes or breaks a nation? To whom do we give our allegiance and why? What is Britain - one country or many? This book delivers these themes in a form that is at once traditional and excitingly fresh. This volume paints a rich and vivid portrait of the life of the British people and their nation.