Institute of Historical Research

Edited by David Bates, Jennifer Wallis, and Jane Winters
June 1, 2009
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Edited by Lawrence Goldman
December 20, 2018
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Susanne Everill and John R. Davis
October 31, 2011
Volume editor Debra Kelly and Martyn Cornick
May 1, 2013
This book examines, for the first time, the history of the social, cultural, political and economic presence of the French in London, and explores the multiple ways in which this presence has contributed to the life of the city. The capital has often provided a place of refuge, from the Huguenots in the 17th century, through the period of the French Revolution, to various exile communities during the 19th century, and on to the Free French in the Second World War.It also considers the generation of French citizens who settled in post-war London, and goes on to provide insights into the contemporary French presence by assessing the motives and lives of French people seeking new opportunities in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. It...
Compiled by Lauren De'Ath and Emily Morrell
June 10, 2016
Lists over 3,500 theses in progress on 1 January 2014 in both history and other departments, classified according to period and area Gives full details of title, supervisor and university Helps postgraduate students to select a topic and a supervisor, to publicise their topic and to discover others working in related fields Provides an overview of the amount and variety of current historical research for higher degrees
Astrid Ringe, Neil Rollings, and Roger Middleton
January 15, 2004
Pamela Taylor
August 31, 2017
Special price available for a limited time ONLY! Until January 17th 2018. Today’s Knightsbridge, the wealthy shoppers’ paradise, is a recent cross-border development. This book breaks new ground by uncovering an earlier, larger Knightsbridge and showing why its initial extent and history have been largely forgotten. Knightsbridge was the southern part of the Westminster abbey manor of Knightsbridge and Westbourne, and until 1900 covered the same area as the parish of St Margaret Westminster Detached. Pre-1900 Knightsbridge/Westminster included today’s Kensington Palace, Kensington Gardens, almost half of ‘South Kensington’, and Hyde Park west of the Serpentine (or river Westbourne). So why was so much of Knightsbridge lost to memory,...
Compiled by Sarah Mayhew Hinder, Emily Morrell, and Jane Winters
July 31, 2015
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Edited by Lawrence Goldman
December 20, 2018

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