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Commerce and philanthropy : the Religious Tract Society and the business of publishing
(2004) - Journal article
Insinuation, censorship and the struggle for late Carolingian Lotharingia in Regino of Prum's Chronicle
(2009) - Journal article
Regino of Prüm's Chronicle, completed in the year 908, is one of the most important narrative sources for the history of the later Carolingian Empire, and contains the best contemporary account of its collapse in 888. ...
Armenian Neighbours (600-1045)
(Cambridge University Press, 2009-01) - Book item
Scotland, Elizabethan England and the idea of Britain
(2004-12) - Journal article
This paper explores aspects of Anglo-Scottish relations in Elizabeth's reign with particular emphasis on the idea of dynastic union and the creation of a Protestant British kingdom. It begins by examining the legacy of ...
'Lesser-used' languages in historic Europe : models of change from the 16th to the 19th centuries
(2003-07) - Journal article
This article charts and tries to explain the changing use of ‘minority’ languages in Europe between the end of the Middle Ages and the 19th century. This period saw the beginnings of a decline in the use of certain dialects ...
'The middling order are odious characters' : social structure and urban growth in colonial Charleston, South Carolina
(2007-08) - Journal article
In recent years, the idea that Britain and its northern American colonies were part of a single ‘British Atlantic world’ has provided historians of both the Old World and the New with a novel perspective from which to ...
Science for Children
(Thoemmes Continuum, 2003-01-15) - Scholarly text
Facsimile reprints, with scholarly introductions, of: Aikin and Barbauld, Evenings at Home (1792-96); [S. Clark], Peter Parley's Wonders of the Earth, Sea and Sky (1837); [C. Williams] Wonders of the Waters (1842); [S.W. ...