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Social History of Medicine

May 2014; published online November 2013.

Journal. Subjects: social and cultural history; history of medicine.

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Twentieth Century British History

June 2014; published online January 2013.

Journal. Subjects: British history; modern history (1700 to 1945); contemporary history (post 1945).

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The History of the British Coal Industry: Volume 1: Before 1700

John Hatcher.

June 1993; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: early modern history (1500 to 1700). 642 pages.

Well before 1700, Britain had become heavily dependent upon coal for its fuel, and coalmining had taken its place among the nation's staple industries. This book traces the production and...

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Enclosure and the Yeoman

Robert C. Allen.

April 1992; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: early modern history (1500 to 1700). 492 pages.

This book traces the shift from medieval to modern institutions in English agriculture. It explores their importance for productivity growth, income distribution, and the contribution of...

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‘Living Water’

David Christian.

July 1990; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: modern history (1700 to 1945). 458 pages.

This book is a study of the social, economic, and political role of vodka in 19th-century Russia. Since the ‘Green Serpent’ first appeared in 16th-century Muscovy, it has played a vital...

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A Hound of God

Jean Dunbabin.

January 1991; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: medieval and Renaissance history (500 to 1500). 222 pages.

Pierre de la Palud was a friar of aristocratic birth who was appointed Patriarch of Jerusalem in 1329. This biography follows the course of his eventful life, and exploits his copious...

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The Politics of Dissent

Norman Ingram.

January 1991; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: modern history (1700 to 1945). 384 pages.

This book examines the history of pacifism in inter-war France. The author sets out to define the contours of the French peace movement, to explore its organization, tactics, and...

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The Elizabethan Puritan Movement

Patrick Collinson.

February 1990; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: early modern history (1500 to 1700). 528 pages.

This is a study of an important yet relatively unexplored force in English history. The Elizabethan puritan movement arose out of discontent with the religious settlement of 1559 and the...

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The First World War and British Military History

Edited by Brian Bond.

October 1991; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: modern history (1700 to 1945). 344 pages.

This book is a study of the historiography of the First World War. The First World War remains controversial in its conduct and broader implications, and this volume explores many issues...

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Parliaments and English Politics 1621–1629

Conrad Russell.

April 1979; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: early modern history (1500 to 1700). 475 pages.

The object of this book is to reconstruct the Parliamentary history of the 1620s using a set of analytical tools which owe more to local studies than to previous Parliamentary studies. Its...

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