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A Short History of Wales by Owen Edwards

The history of Wales begins with the arrival of human beings in the region thousands of years ago. In A Short History of Wales Owen Edwards takes the reader on a concise tour of this fascinating nation’s past, from the time Neanderthals lived in what was known as Cymru, at least 230,00...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Architecture, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Professional & Technical, Technology & Engineering / Size: 120 pages / Free from 25 February 2020   Rating: 3.40 / 5 4 reviews

The Wars of the Roses: A Captivating Guide to the English Civil Wars That Brought down the Plantagenet Dynasty and Put the Tudors on the Throne by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education / Size: 86 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 2.00 / 5 2 reviews

King Arthur: A Life From Beginning to End (Royalty Biography Book 4) by Hourly History

King Arthur* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.Dating back to the fifth century, the legend of King Arthur, his Queen Guinevere, and the Knights of the Round Table is an integral part of ...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Leaders & Notable People, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 37 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 4.30 / 5 4 reviews

Alexander Graham Bell: A Life From Beginning to End (Biographies of Innovators Book 2) by Hourly History

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Professionals & Academics, Specific Groups, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 1.45 mb / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 3.30 / 5 3 reviews

Florence Nightingale: A Life From Beginning to End by Hourly History

Florence Nightingale* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.Florence Nightingale is usually thought of for her work in the Crimean War, where, as the “Lady with the Lamp,” she tirelessly ...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 38 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 3.50 / 5 2 reviews

Queen Victoria: The Queen Who Ruled An Entire Empire by Patrick Auerbach

Queen Victoria was considered to be the longest reigning monarch of her time. There are different sides to her that no one knew about until she passed away and her journals were published for everyone to see. You may have heard of Queen Victoria before, however, you have never seen her lik...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Nonfiction / Size: 59 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 1.00 / 5 1 review

Wellington's Men by W. H. Fitchett

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 182 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 4.40 / 5 4 reviews

History of the Barbarians: A Captivating Guide to the Celts, Vandals, Gallic Wars, Sarmatians and Scythians, Goths, Attila the Hun, and Anglo-Saxons by Captivating History

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Genre: History, UK, Education & Reference / Size: 462 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 4.40 / 5 4 reviews

Henry VIII: A Life From Beginning to End (House of Tudor Book 2) by Hourly History

Henry VIII* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.Since his death in the year 1547, King Henry VIII has been celebrated as a chivalrous pioneer and reviled as a brutal tyrant, but he has neve...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Leaders & Notable People, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 50 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 3.60 / 5 4 reviews

The Haunted Homes of Hull (Mike Covell Investigates Book 12) by Mike Covell

Hull has a long history of allegedly haunted homes, and this book tackles numerous cases that have come to light through the years.Mike investigates Victorian cases of haunted houses in East Hull and West Hull, and more recent cases such as the infamous 39 De Grey Street, said to be the mo...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Occult / Size: 226 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 2.70 / 5 3 reviews

The Humber Monster (Mike Covell Investigates Book 7) by Mike Covell

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Reference & Collections, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Occult / Size: 210 pages / Free from 24 February 2020  

Annisons (Mike Covell Investigates Book 6) by Mike Covell

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Reference & Collections, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Occult / Size: 241 pages / Free from 24 February 2020  

Charlie Chaplin: A Life From Beginning to End (Biographies of Actors Book 3) by Hourly History

Charlie Chaplin* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.Charlie Chaplin is most famously known for his “tramp” character—the homeless hobo that can be seen hopping from trains and lining...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Arts & Literature, Specific Groups, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 35 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 4.30 / 5 4 reviews

Tudor History: A Captivating Guide to the Tudors, the Wars of the Roses, the Six Wives of Henry VIII and the Life of Elizabeth I by Captivating History

If you want to discover the captivating history of the Tudors, then keep reading...Free History BONUS Inside!Four captivating manuscripts in one book:The Tudors: A Captivating Guide to the History of England from Henry VII to Elizabeth IThe Wars of the Roses: A Captivating Guide to the Eng...

Genre: History, UK, Education & Reference, Education / Size: 286 pages / Free from 24 February 2020   Rating: 4.10 / 5 4 reviews

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In this sweet Regency romance, life in India is idyllic for Anne Tyler and her younger brother, Jeremy until the deaths of their parents shatter their world. They are sent to England to live with a grandfather that neither remembers. However, as the years pass, the kindly man proves a balm...

Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Romance, Historical Romance, Crime Fiction / Size: 157 pages / Free from 23 February 2020   Rating: 3.60 / 5 47 reviews

Charles Dickens: A Life From Beginning to End (Biographies of British Authors Book 1) by Hourly History

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Arts & Literature, Specific Groups, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 2.04 mb / Free from 22 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 4 reviews

On Grail Christianity by R Roy Blake

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Religion & Spirituality, New Age / Size: 222 pages / Free from 22 February 2020  

Wars of the Roses: A History From Beginning to End by Hourly History

Wars of the Roses* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.The Wars of the Roses were a series of civil wars in England fought between the House of Lancaster and the House of York between 1455 ...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 34 pages / Free from 21 February 2020   Rating: 3.70 / 5 13 reviews

The Tragic Tale of William Papper (Mike Covell True Crime Book 2) by Mike Covell

During the cold winter of 1881 the Rising Sun, a fishing smack, sailed from Hull. The vessel was captained by Osmond Otto Brand, and on board was a fourteen year old fisherlad named William Papper. When the vessel returned in January 1882, poor William Papper's parents waited on the dock...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Specific Groups, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, True Accounts, True Crime / Size: 264 pages / Free from 21 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 1 review

Papa's War: From the London Blitz to the Liberation of Holland by Thérèse van Houten

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Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 214 pages / Free from 21 February 2020   Rating: 4.50 / 5 5 reviews

The King Henry the Fifth (Vol.1&2): The Life and Character of Henry of Monmouth by J. Endell Tyler

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Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 2.24 mb / Free from 21 February 2020  

The Life of King Henry V of England: Biography of England's Greatest Warrior King by Alfred John Church

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Leaders & Notable People, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 126 pages / Free from 21 February 2020  

Robin Hood: The Legacy of a Folk Hero by Robert White

If you thought you knew about Robin Hood… then think again!Written by Robert White, chairman of the World Wide Robin Hood Society.Many tales have been told about Robin Hood. The traditional stories of good versus evil and his quest to regain his rightful inheritance are universally ap...

Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 101 pages / Free from 20 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 2 reviews

Edwardian England, 1901-15: Society and Politics by Donald Read

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Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 318 pages / Free from 20 February 2020  

Peaky Blinders: A History from Beginning to End by Hourly History

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, True Crime / Size: 39 pages / Free from 20 February 2020   Rating: 2.50 / 5 3 reviews

Notes on Arthurian Literature by Bruce Macfarlane

This book presents the results of an examination into the origins of King Arthur and the historical events associated with him and includes discussions on the problems with dating in the Dark Ages and the influences of external environmental and astronomical events. The book also investig...

Genre: History, Europe, Reference, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 191 pages / Free from 19 February 2020  

The French and Indian War: The History and Legacy of the Conflict Between French and British Colonies in North America by Charles River Editors

*Includes pictures*Includes contemporary accounts*Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading*Includes a table of contents“[W]e observed the Enemy marching down towards us in three Columns, at 10 they formed their Line of Battle, which was at least six deep, having t...

Genre: History, Americas, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: Unknown / Free from 19 February 2020  

Robin Hood: English Outlaw (the origins of the legend and the search for a historical Robin Hood) by Richard Denham

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Genre: History, UK / Size: Unknown / Free from 19 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

The Normans: 1066-1153 (Half Hour Histories) by Harold Green

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 15 pages / Free from 19 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 2 reviews

Women and Politeness in Eighteenth-Century England: Bodies, Identities, and Power (Open Access) (Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Cultures and Societies) by Soile Ylivuori

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences / Size: Unknown / Free from 18 February 2020  

Stonehenge: The Mysterious Megaliths by Cheryl Leonard

One of the world’s most famous megalithic monuments, Stonehenge, an ancient sacred site, is located on the Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, Southern England. It is an impressive prehistoric circle constructed approximately 5,000 years ago, due to its amazing scale, magnificent stones, the q...

Genre: History, Ancient, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 30 pages / Free from 18 February 2020  

Stephen Hawking: A Life From Beginning to End by Hourly History

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Professionals & Academics, Specific Groups, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 2.24 mb / Free from 18 February 2020   Rating: 4.80 / 5 7 reviews

Improving Psychiatric Care for Older People: Barbara Robb’s Campaign 1965-1975 (Mental Health in Historical Perspective) by Claire Hilton

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book tells the story of Barbara Robb and her pressure group, Aid for the Elderly in Government Institutions (AEGIS). In 1965, Barbara visited 73-year-old Amy Gibbs in a dilapidated and overcrowded National Health Service psychiatric h...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Professional & Technical, Medicine, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Science & Maths / Size: 283 pages / Free from 18 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Brexit: A Sound Decision: Nine Weeks Later The Reasons To Leave Look Even Better by Andrew Mather

The sky hasn’t fallen, experts are having to revise their prognostications, countries are queuing up to manage trade negotiations with Britain, and May, a Remainer, nevertheless seems determined to honour the vote.
Emotions have subsided somewhat, though Remain still threaten to d...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education / Size: 87 pages / Free from 17 February 2020   Rating: 3.20 / 5 3 reviews

Vermin, Victims and Disease: British Debates over Bovine Tuberculosis and Badgers by Angela Cassidy

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Professional & Technical, Medicine, Science & Maths, Nature & Ecology / Size: Unknown / Free from 17 February 2020  

Cockburn's Edinburgh (Plays by a History Teacher Book 1) by George Harris

This is a short play based closely on "Memorials of His Own Time" by Henry Cockburn. In it Henry Cockburn and his close friend Francis Jeffrey reminisce about their experiences between 1790 and 1830. Scenes include a duel, a treason trial, the great fire of Edinburgh, an old-style dinner p...

Genre: Fiction, Drama, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Poetry, Drama & Criticism / Size: 71 pages / Free from 17 February 2020  

The Victorian Era: A Captivating Guide to the Life of Queen Victoria and an Era in the History of the United Kingdom Known for Its Hierarchy-Based Social Order by Captivating History

If you want to discover the captivating history of the Victorian Era, then keep reading...Free History BONUS Inside!When Queen Victoria stepped onto the throne of Great Britain and Ireland in 1837, gone were the days when the monarch had supreme authority over the kingdom. Victoria ruled a...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education / Size: 98 pages / Free from 16 February 2020   Rating: 4.70 / 5 9 reviews

Queen Elizabeth I: A Biography of A Very Important Queen in World History (The People's Queen of England) (Fascinating World History Episodes Book 10) by History-Episode

A Complete Biography of Queen Elizabeth I – A Very Important Queen in World HistoryFrom the moment she was conceived, Queen Elizabeth I of England was the subject of controversy. The daughter of King Henry VIII and his second wife Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth was accused of being illegitimate ...

Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 33 pages / Free from 16 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 6 reviews

Enemy Coast Ahead: The Illustrated Memoir of Dambuster Guy Gibson by Guy Gibson

A definitive new edition of a classic memoir, published in association with the RAF Museum, complete with more than 100 photographs and notes from leading historians.Guy Gibson was the leader of the famous Dambusters raid and Enemy Coast Ahead is a vivid, honest account, widely regarded as...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Historical, Leaders & Notable People, Professionals & Academics, History, UK, World, Professional & Technical, Transportation / Size: 536 pages / Free from 16 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Punishing the Criminal Corpse, 1700-1840: Aggravated Forms of the Death Penalty in England (Palgrave Historical Studies in the Criminal Corpse and its Afterlife) by Peter King

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 licence. This book analyses the different types of post-execution punishments and other aggravated execution practices, the reasons why they were advocated, and the decision, enshrined in the Murder Act of 1752, to make two post-execution punishme...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Professional & Technical, Law, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Science & Maths, History & Philosophy / Size: 212 pages / Free from 16 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 4 reviews

Executing Magic in the Modern Era: Criminal Bodies and the Gallows in Popular Medicine (Palgrave Historical Studies in the Criminal Corpse and its Afterlife) by Owen Davies

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 licenseThis book explores the magical and medical history of executions from the eighteenth to the early twentieth century by looking at the afterlife potency of criminal corpses, the healing activities of the executioner, and the magic of the gal...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Science & Maths, History & Philosophy / Size: 118 pages / Free from 16 February 2020  

English Civil War: A History From Beginning to End by Hourly History

English Civil WarIn 1642, King Charles I and the elected Parliament of England went to war over the future of the Stuart kingdom. Over the next nine years three Civil Wars would be fought, devastating the populations of England, Scotland and Ireland and claiming a death toll of an estimate...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Nonfiction / Size: 37 pages / Free from 16 February 2020   Rating: 3.90 / 5 21 reviews

Wartime Britain: The Darkest Hours of World War 2 in Great Britain (World War 2 History) by The History Journals

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Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: Unknown / Free from 15 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 1 review

The Personal Life of Queen Victoria by Sarah A. Southall Tooley

"Mrs. Tooley, in addition to the ordinary sources of information, has been favoured with many special anecdotes and particulars of incidents in the Queen's career. This gives her book a distinct.value." — Westminster Gazette"Mrs. Tooley's 'Memoirs' are a brightly written popular account,...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Leaders & Notable People, Memoirs, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: Unknown / Free from 15 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 1 review

A Brief History of Awsworth (Brief Histories, North Nottingham Book 4) by J M Lee

Awsworth today is a dormitory area for a collection of nearby conurbations, including the City of Nottingham itself. But walking along “The Lane” in modern times, it’s not hard to transport yourself back a couple of hundred years to the tiny hamlet of the past, surrounded as it was,...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 49 pages / Free from 14 February 2020  

Imperial Technology and 'Native' Agency (Open Access): A Social History of Railways in Colonial India, 1850-1920 (Empires and the Making of the Modern World, 1650-2000) by Aparajita Mukhopadhyay

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Genre: History, Asia, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Professional & Technical, Transportation, Politics & Social Sciences / Size: 254 pages / Free from 14 February 2020  

The Scottish Golfer: An Ennin Mystery #44 by Ben Stevens

The AMAZON US #1 Bestseller - The Ennin Mysteries: Collected Stories 1-5 (2014/11/29)The priest of a Chinese Zen temple discovers an appalling act of desecration...Meanwhile, an amiable group of Scottish sailors introduce Ennin to the pleasures of golf and whiskey...Surely nothing can conn...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Sport, Golf / Size: 10 pages / Free from 14 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 4 reviews

The Wars of the Roses by John Gillingham

Frequently remembered only as a period of military history which both saw the French beat the English and then the English fight amongst themselves, traditional historians have tended to regard The Wars of the Roses as an episode that wrecked England's military greatness.John Gillingham's ...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 287 pages / Free from 14 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 38 reviews

The Plantagenets Part 2: 1307-1399 (Half Hour Histories) by Harold Green

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 16 pages / Free from 13 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 2 reviews

Titanic: A Captivating Guide to the History of the Unsinkable Ship RMS Titanic, Including Survivor Stories and a Real Romance Story by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Education & Reference / Size: 98 pages / Free from 13 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 1 review

Scottish History: A Captivating Guide to the History of Scotland by Captivating History

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Genre: History, UK, Education & Reference / Size: 95 pages / Free from 13 February 2020   Rating: 3.90 / 5 19 reviews

Wars of Scottish Independence: A Captivating Guide to the Battles Between the Kingdom of Scotland and the Kingdom of England, Including the Impact Made by King Robert the Bruce by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education / Size: 91 pages / Free from 13 February 2020   Rating: 3.60 / 5 4 reviews

Elizabeth I: A Captivating Guide to the Queen of England Who Was the Last of the Five Monarchs of the House of Tudor by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education / Size: 50 pages / Free from 13 February 2020   Rating: 2.50 / 5 2 reviews

A History of the UK: in Vietnamese and English: An overview of UK history from Early Britain to the present day by Andrew Thompson

This book presents a history of the UK from the arrival of hunter-gatherers to the present day. The history is drawn from the UK governments historical account as presented in the official study material for ‘The Life in the UK Test’.

It is hoped that this Vietnamese tex...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Foreign Languages / Size: 160 pages / Free from 13 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 1 review

Embarkations (Whitehall Season 1 Episode 1) by Liz Duffy Adams

England gets a new queen in the first episode of Whitehall, an episodic royal tale full of true history and sensual intrigue, new from Serial Box Publishing.Winds of change carry a young Portuguese princess towards her destiny as the sun rises on Whitehall. Sheltered but curious, Catherine...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Romance, Historical Romance / Size: Unknown / Free from 13 February 2020   Rating: 3.60 / 5 4 reviews

Placing the Public in Public Health in Post-War Britain, 1948–2012 (Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Modern History) by Alex Mold

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Professional & Technical, Medicine, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences / Size: Unknown / Free from 13 February 2020  

The History of WWII: Battle of Britain, The Blitz, and the Battle of the Denmark Strait in WW2 by Interesting History

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Genre: History, UK / Size: Unknown / Free from 13 February 2020  

The Cambridge Five: A Captivating Guide to the Russian Spies in Britain Who Passed Information to the Soviet Union During World War II by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education / Size: Unknown / Free from 13 February 2020   Rating: 2.50 / 5 3 reviews

The First Battle of Heligoland Bight: The History and Legacy of the Royal Navy’s Greatest Victory in World War I by Charles River Editors

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Genre: History, UK / Size: Unknown / Free from 13 February 2020  

Winston Churchill: The Era and The Man by Virginia Cowles

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Genre: History, UK / Size: Unknown / Free from 12 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 1 review

Britain: The Unauthorised Biography: From the Big Bang to Brexit by Dave Rear

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Humour / Size: Unknown / Free from 12 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 1 review

History of Scotland: A Captivating Guide to Scottish History, the Wars of Scottish Independence and William Wallace by Captivating History

If you want to discover the captivating history of Scotland, the Wars of Scottish Independence and William Wallace, then keep reading...Free History BONUS Inside!Three captivating manuscripts in one book:Scottish History: A Captivating Guide to the History of ScotlandWars of Scottish Indep...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education / Size: 242 pages / Free from 12 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 1 review

The Angevins: 1153-1216 (Half Hour Histories) by Harold Green

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 17 pages / Free from 11 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 2 reviews

Lancaster and York: 1399-1485 (Half Hour Histories) by Harold Green

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 18 pages / Free from 11 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 2 reviews

The Great Famine: A History from Beginning to End by Hourly History

The Great Famine* * *Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.The Great Famine which afflicted Ireland from 1845 to 1849 was one of the most catastrophic events in Europe during the nineteenth century. More than one-quarter of the popula...

Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 38 pages / Free from 11 February 2020   Rating: 4.60 / 5 3 reviews

The Plantagenets Part 1: 1216-1307 (Half Hour Histories) by Harold Green

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 14 pages / Free from 11 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 1 review

The Tudors: 1485-1603 (Half Hour Histories) by Harold Green

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 20 pages / Free from 11 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 2 reviews

King Henry VII: A Life from Beginning to End (House of Tudor Book 1) by Hourly History

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, History, UK / Size: Unknown / Free from 11 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 2 reviews

Wales: The Most Important People, Places, and Events That Shaped the History of Wales by Isabel Knowles

History of WalesThis book traces the history of Wales from the earliest historical evidence of human settlements to the 20th century. Basically, its goal is to present a brief introduction to this complex topic. Covering prehistoric hill forts, the Roman influence in Wales, the Norman rule...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 37 pages / Free from 10 February 2020   Rating: 4.50 / 5 5 reviews

The Tower is Full of Ghosts Today by Alison Weir

The Tower is Full of Ghosts Today by historian Alison Weir is an e-short and companion piece to the Sunday Times bestseller Anne Boleyn: A King's Obsession, the second novel in the spellbinding series about Henry VIII's queens. Jo, historian and long-term admirer of Anne Boleyn, takes a gr...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Europe, UK / Size: Unknown / Free from 10 February 2020   Rating: 3.80 / 5 4 reviews

Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain (Material Culture and Modern Conflict) by Gabriel Moshenska

How do children cope when their world is transformed by war? This book draws on memory narratives to construct an historical anthropology of childhood in Second World Britain, focusing on objects and spaces such as gas masks, air raid shelters and bombed-out buildings. In their struggles t...

Genre: History, Europe, Military, UK, World / Size: 198 pages / Free from 10 February 2020  

Hermetic Order of the G∴D∴: Adepti and Hermetic Initiation by Frater R.C.

In 1888 a magical phenomenon was founded which was set to influence mystical study and practice for all time. To this day, many orders, mystical groups and organizations make use of symbolism and imagery which was codified and presented in usable form by the remarkable thinkers who prepare...

Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 78 pages / Free from 10 February 2020  

Winston Churchill: A Captivating Guide to the Life of Winston S. Churchill by Captivating History

Explore How Churchill Went From Schoolboy Failure to Wartime HeroFree History BONUS Inside!As a British politician who was well known for serving twice as prime minister for the United Kingdom and as an infamous war organizer, leader Winston S. Churchill filled his long life with achieveme...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Nonfiction / Size: 83 pages / Free from 10 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 4 reviews

Capital Punishment and the Criminal Corpse in Scotland, 1740–1834 (Palgrave Historical Studies in the Criminal Corpse and its Afterlife) by Rachel E. Bennett

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Science & Maths, History & Philosophy / Size: 237 pages / Free from 10 February 2020   Rating: 3.00 / 5 3 reviews

Child Protection in England, 1960–2000: Expertise, Experience, and Emotion (Palgrave Studies in the History of Childhood) by Jennifer Crane

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This open access book explores how children, parents, and survivors reshaped the politics of child protection in late twentieth-century England.  Activism by these groups, often manifested in small voluntary organisations, drew upon and c...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences / Size: 215 pages / Free from 10 February 2020   Rating: 3.00 / 5 3 reviews

Roman Britain: A History From Beginning to End by Henry Freeman

Roman Britain
This book takes a holistic look at Roman Britain, from the events leading up to its official inception in AD 43 until the Romans left the Isle entirely around AD 409. The timeline is straightforward, and each chapter delves into some aspect of Romano-British life: deali...

Genre: History, Ancient, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 40 pages / Free from 10 February 2020   Rating: 2.80 / 5 3 reviews

Anti-Vivisection and the Profession of Medicine in Britain: A Social History (The Palgrave Macmillan Animal Ethics Series) by A.W.H. Bates

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book explores the social history of the anti-vivisection movement in Britain from its nineteenth-century beginnings until the 1960s. It discusses the ethical principles that inspired the movement and the socio-political background tha...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Professional & Technical, Medicine, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Social Sciences, Science & Maths / Size: 217 pages / Free from 10 February 2020  

Remembering and Disremembering the Dead: Posthumous Punishment, Harm and Redemption over Time (Palgrave Historical Studies in the Criminal Corpse and its Afterlife) by Floris Tomasini

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 licence. This book is a multidisciplinary work that investigates the notion of posthumous harm over time. The question what is and when is death, affects how we understand the possibility of posthumous harm and redemption. Whilst it is impossible...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Parenting & Families, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Science & Maths, History & Philosophy, Health & Fitness, Death & Grief / Size: 103 pages / Free from 10 February 2020  

King James I: A Life From Beginning to End (House of Stuart Book 1) by Hourly History

King James I* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.James I of England and VI of Scotland was the first king to rule both countries. He was faced with division between his realms and caught b...

Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Leaders & Notable People, History, UK / Size: 40 pages / Free from 09 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 4 reviews

Scotland: The Most Important People, Places and Events That Shaped Scottish History by Isabel Knowles

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Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 37 pages / Free from 09 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 1 review

Andrew Carnegie: A Life From Beginning to End (Biographies of Business Leaders Book 5) by Hourly History

Andrew Carnegie* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.He has roads, schools, libraries, and the famous Carnegie Hall all named after him. But who was this industrialist and business titan of...

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Oliver Cromwell: A Life From Beginning to End by Hourly History

Oliver CromwellOne of the most controversial figures in British History, Oliver Crowell entered the world as an insignificant member of the English gentry and left it as the all-powerful Lord Protector of the entirety of England, Scotland and Ireland. A radical Puritan, Cromwell believed t...

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Multiculturalism in the British Commonwealth: Comparative Perspectives on Theory and Practice by Richard T. Ashcroft

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The Rise of the Silver Hatchet Gang: Mike Covell True Crime Series by Mike Covell

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King George VI: A Life From Beginning to End (Royalty Biography Book 5) by Hourly History

King George VI* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.In Britain the phrase ‘an heir and a spare’ refers to the imperative for members of the royal family to provide both an heir to take ...

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George Orwell: A Life from Beginning to End (Biographies of British Authors Book 3) by Hourly History

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Michael Faraday: A Life From Beginning to End (Scientist Biographies Book 5) by Hourly History

Michael Faraday* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.Michael Faraday is regarded as one of the founding fathers of modern physics. His work in the field of electromagnetism revolutionized s...

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Winston Churchill: A Life From Beginning to End by Hourly History

Winston Churchill* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.The man that the world knows as Winston Churchill looms large on the stage of world history. Like some sort of colossus from antiquity...

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Horatio Nelson: A Life From Beginning to End (Military Biographies Book 5) by Hourly History

Horatio Nelson* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.In a world where heroism and self-sacrifice sometimes seem to be in short supply, the exploits of the famed Admiral Horatio Nelson stand ...

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The Beast of Barmston Drain (Mike Covell Investigates Book 13) by Mike Covell

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Isaac Newton: A Life From Beginning to End (Scientist Biographies Book 2) by Hourly History

Isaac Newton* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.Isaac Newton seemed to be a most unwanted child of the world. Ignored by his mother, scorned by contemporaries, seemingly at war with the w...

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The History of England (Vol. 1-6): Illustrated Edition by David Hume

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Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 2588 pages / Free from 07 February 2020  

Joseph Bazalgette: A Life From Beginning to End by Hourly History

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Jamaica to Sudan: The Victorian Wars of William Owen (Their World War Book 1) by Allan A. Murray

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Pirates And Pickled Heads: Sea Tales From Scotland by Helen Susan Swift

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LIST OF 10: The True Story of Serial Killer Joseph Naso (Detectives True Crime Cases Book 7) by C.L. Swinney

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Perfecta Saxonia: The Unification of the Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms by John Broughton

King Alfred never achieved his dream of uniting the disparate Anglo-Saxon kingdoms into one Perfecta Saxonia.The man destined to fulfill Alfred's dream is his grandson, Athelstan, as the spark of unity begins in the Saxon kingdom of Wessex. Abandoned by his father and raised by his uncle, ...

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Jack The Ripper - The Black Magic Myth by Mike Covell

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Specific Groups, History, Europe, Reference, UK, Nonfiction, True Accounts, True Crime / Size: 649 pages / Free from 06 February 2020   Rating: 4.60 / 5 3 reviews

Glory Hunter *** Number 1 Book *** by Brian Darling

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Battle of Waterloo: A History From Beginning to End by Hourly History

Waterloo
The Battle of Waterloo has become synonymous with the word “defeat” but who lost, and why was it important?
In 1815, Napoleon Bonaparte left the island of Elba, and in a space of 100 days took power, and challenged the entire world to meet him on his terms. When t...

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How Generations Remember: Conflicting Histories and Shared Memories in Post-War Bosnia and Herzegovina (Global Diversities) by Monika Palmberger

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book provides a profound insight into post-war Mostar, and the memories of three generations of this Bosnian-Herzegovinian city. Drawing on several years of ethnographic fieldwork, it offers a vivid account of how personal and collect...

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Six Tudor Queens: Writing a New Story by Alison Weir

Six Tudor Queens: Writing a New Story is an introduction to the Six Tudor Queens series by eminent historian Alison Weir. The lives of Henry VIII's queens make for dramatic stories that will offer insights into the real lives of the six wives based on extensive research and new theories th...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Nonfiction / Size: Unknown / Free from 06 February 2020   Rating: 3.90 / 5 4 reviews

Queen Victoria: A Life From Beginning to End (Royalty Biography Book 1) by Hourly History

Queen Victoria
The Queen of Great Britain and Ireland for 63 years, the mother of nine children and grandmother to 42, Queen Victoria’s life was one of magnificent proportions. Victoria’s childhood was difficult and lonely but from the time she took the throne aged just eighteen ...

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The Opium Wars: Exploring the Addiction of Empires from Beginning to End by Adrian Ramos

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Genre: History, Europe, UK / Size: 99 pages / Free from 06 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Charles I: A Life From Beginning to End (House of Stuart Book 2) by Hourly History

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Leaders & Notable People, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 43 pages / Free from 05 February 2020   Rating: 4.30 / 5 4 reviews

The UFO Files (Mike Covell Investigates Book 11) by Mike Covell

The Mike Covell Investigates series returns with The UFO Files: the first book to examine Hull-based UFO reports and sightings. The book features reports from as early as 1801 through the 1900’s and up to 2018.Case studies include the infamous Hull Airship Scares of 1909 and 1913, the la...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, New Age, Occult / Size: 454 pages / Free from 05 February 2020  

The Celts: Blood, Iron and the Forgotten History of the Celts by Patrick Auerbach

The Celts were a group of tribal societies tied by similar language, religion and culture in Iron Age and Medieval Europe. Celtic culture began to develop as early as 1200 BC and spread through migration to the British Isles, France and other parts of Europe.“Celtic" refers to people des...

Genre: History, Ancient, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 49 pages / Free from 05 February 2020   Rating: 2.00 / 5 1 review

The Governor of England by Marjorie Bowen

Oliver Cromwell was first and foremost an English soldier.

But he was also a statesman of outstanding gifts and a forceful character, becoming Lord Protector of the Republican Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1653 to 1658.

One of the leading g...

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War Of The Roses: The Struggle for Supremacy by Patrick Auerbach

What more could you want from a tale, then what the Wars of the Roses can provide you? It is a tale of supremacy that was fought over 30 years. This story includes death by execution, death in battle, and mysterious deaths that are still unknown today. What makes it all the more fascinatin...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 58 pages / Free from 04 February 2020   Rating: 4.00 / 5 1 review

The Cost of Insanity in Nineteenth-Century Ireland: Public, Voluntary and Private Asylum Care (Mental Health in Historical Perspective) by Alice Mauger

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The Golden and Ghoulish Age of the Gibbet in Britain (Palgrave Historical Studies in the Criminal Corpse and its Afterlife) by Sarah Tarlow

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 licence. This book is the first academic study of the post-mortem practice of gibbeting (‘hanging in chains’), since the nineteenth century. Gibbeting involved placing the executed body of a malefactor in an iron cage and suspending it from a...

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Battle of Britain - World War II: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles Book 4) by Hourly History

World War II Battle of Britain* * *Download for FREE on Kindle Unlimited + Free BONUS Inside!* * *Read On Your Computer, MAC, Smartphone, Kindle Reader, iPad, or Tablet.The British people had no sooner finished rescuing their trapped army from Dunkirk than they found themselves preparing f...

Genre: History, Europe, Military, UK, Nonfiction / Size: Unknown / Free from 03 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 2 reviews

Queen Elizabeth: A Biography Of The Legendary Queen Of England by Patrick Auerbach

Queen Elizabeth – we have heard her name, and we have heard that she was the virgin Queen. However, what else made her famous enough to go down in history?Elizabeth is the Queen that made a huge impact on her subjects in England. She was a queen who did not take no for an answer, and she...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Nonfiction / Size: 61 pages / Free from 03 February 2020   Rating: 2.50 / 5 3 reviews

Neptune's Trident: Spices and Slaves 1500-1807 (A History of the British Merchant Navy) by Richard Woodman

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Nonfiction / Size: 456 pages / Free from 03 February 2020   Rating: 4.80 / 5 19 reviews

More Ghost Files (Mike Covell Investigates Book 2) by Mike Covell

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Historical, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Occult / Size: 295 pages / Free from 03 February 2020   Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Jack The Ripper - The Hull Connection by Mike Covell

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Genre: Biography & True Accounts, Specific Groups, History, Europe, Reference, UK, Nonfiction, True Accounts, True Crime / Size: 368 pages / Free from 03 February 2020   Rating: 1.00 / 5 1 review

The Complete Works of Jane Austen (In One Volume) Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Emma, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion, Lady ... Sandition, and the Complete Juvenili by Jane Austen

Contains Active Table of Contents (HTML)The first table of contents (at the very beginning of the ebook) lists the titles of all novels included in this volume. By clicking on one of those titles you will be redirected to the beginning of that work, where you'll find a new TOC that lists a...

Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Literary Criticism & Theory / Size: Unknown / Free from 03 February 2020  

The History of England: From the Roman Times to the World War I by G. K. Chesterton

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 150 pages / Free from 03 February 2020  

The History of England: All Six Volumes: Illustrated Edition by David Hume

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction / Size: 7.34 mb / Free from 03 February 2020  

The 130th Anniversary of Jack the Ripper by Jennifer Johnstone

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Genre: History, Europe, UK, World, Nonfiction / Size: 2.76 mb / Free from 02 February 2020   Rating: 4.60 / 5 3 reviews

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