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Gerard Manley Hopkins and Victorian Catholicism: A Heart in Hiding

Paperback, 18/10/2003, £39.99
£35.99
Drawing on historical and cultural studies of Victorian Catholicism, along with Hopkins's writings, Muller shows how the melancholy trajectory of the Jesuit poet's career mimics the deflation of Catholic hopes during the second half of Victoria's reign.

Old Age in Modern Society

7, 14/04/1994, £29.95
£26.96
This readable and thoughtful review of the present and future needs of the elderly, provides an overview of the position of older people in late 20th cetury Britain. Itexamines their social and economic circumstances and the main policy issues including pensions, housing, health and social care.

Social context of ageing

Paperback, 16/12/2004, £24.99
£22.49
This book focuses on the social contexts of ageing, looking at the diversity of ageing and older people, and at different factors that are important to experiences of old age and ageing.

Victoria's Cross: Untold Story of Britain's Highest Award for Bravery

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £9.99
£8.99
This controversial book, by one of our finest military historians, reveals the squalid truth about Britain's highest military honour, exposing a shameful history of racism, misogyny and political expediency.

Ageing, health and care

7, 01/07/2010, £21.99
£19.79
The ageing of the population has enormous policy implications for health care. This important new textbook, written by a leader in the field, covers key questions such as the fitness of older people in the future, the widening inequalities in the health of older people and how health in old age reflects habits and behaviour in earlier life.

News from Waterloo: Race to Tell Britain of Wellington's Victory

Paperback, 05/05/2016, £9.99
£8.99
The Duke of Wellington's victory over Napoleon in 1815 at Waterloo ensured British dominance for the rest of the nineteenth century. The author has visited the battlefield, travelled the messengers' routes, and traced untapped British, French and Belgian records. This book offers an original perspective on a key moment in British history.

Victorian Cities

Paperback, 27/09/1990, £12.99
£11.69
Focuses on the cities of Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Middlesbrough, Melbourne and London, comparing and contrasting their social, political and topographical development.

Victory

Paperback, 25/06/2009, £8.99
£8.09
Portion of edition statement from page 4 of cover.

Victory

Paperback, 27/08/2015, £8.99
£8.09
Axel Heyst, a dreamer and a restless drifter, believes he can avoid suffering by cutting himself off from others. Then he becomes involved in the operation of a coal company on a remote island in the Malay Archipelago, and when it fails he turns his back on humanity once more.

Victoria Climbie Inquiry

Paperback, 28/01/2003, £42.50
£38.25