Great Tales from British History

Was Queen Victoria Ever Amused? and 39 Other Intriguing Historical Questions Answered Robert Gambles ... from new examination textbooks bearing such soulless titles as A School History of England or A Catechism of English History, ...

Author: Robert Gambles

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781445613499

Category: History

Page: 256

View: 839

Download →

From Alfred the Great to the Angels of Mons, Robert Gambles tests the truth of forty famous stories. Examines forty legends and stories from the beginning of recorded history to the First World War.

Related Books

Great Tales from British History
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Robert Gambles
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

From Alfred the Great to the Angels of Mons, Robert Gambles tests the truth of forty famous stories. Examines forty legends and stories from the beginning of recorded history to the First World War.
Great Tales from British History The Downfall of Anne Boleyn
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: P. Friedmann
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

Great stories well told. Dive right into the heart of the action of the infamous Anne Boleyn's tragic fall.
Great Tales from British History: The Night of the Dam Busters
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: W. B. Bartlett
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

Great stories well told. Dive right into the heart of the action of the bouncing bomb attack on German dams in the Second World War
Great Tales from British History: On the Eve of the Titanic Disaster
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: W. B. Bartlett
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

Great stories well told. Dive right into the heart of the action of the Titanic disaster
Mapping Gendered Routes and Spaces in the Early Modern World
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Professor Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

How did gender figure in the routes and spaces of the early modern world, both real and imagined, from the inner spaces of the body to the furthest reaches of the globe? Essays in this volume address this question from a variety of disciplinary perspectives, with topics key to the