all ebooks in category: Historical British Biographies

Forty Ways to Look at Winston Churchill: A Brief Account of a Long Life
English | May 11, 2004 | ISBN: 0812971442 | EPUB | 336 pages | 1.7 MB

Warrior and writer, genius and crank, rider in the British cavalry’s last great charge and inventor of the tank, Winston Churchill led Britain to fight …

Wellington's Specialist Troops (Men-at-Arms Series 204)
Osprey Publishing | 1989 | ISBN: 0850458625 | English | 50 pages | PDF | 23.92 MB

Men-at-Arms Series 204 The specialist troops of Wellington's army played a crucial role in the success of the British Army. Though often understaffed and ineptly …

«The Temptation of Elizabeth Tudor» by Elizabeth Norton
English | ISBN: 9781784081713 | EPUB | 1.0 MB

England, late 1547. Henry VIII is dead. His 14-year-old daughter Elizabeth is living with the old king's widow Catherine Parr and her new husband Thomas …

Tudor Queenship: The Reigns of Mary and Elizabeth
English | ISBN: 0230618235 | 2010 | 265 pages | PDF | 3 MB

This book brings together a selection of recent, cutting-edge research which, for the first time, challenges commonplace arguments about Mary and Elizabeth's relative successes or …

«Trials of Oscar Wilde» by Merlin Holland
English | ISBN: 9780573300295 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

Thursday 14 February 1895 was the triumphant opening night of The Importance of Being Earnest and the zenith of Wildes career. Less than 100 days …

James Clerk Maxwell: A Life from Beginning to End
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1696524482 | 36 Pages | EPUB | 1 MB

James Clerk Maxwell was a brilliant mathematician and scientist, but his impact on this world goes even deeper than that. Maxwell singlehandedly overturned what was …

Tudor: Passion. Manipulation. Murder. The Story of England’s Most Notorious Royal Family (Repost)
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1610393635 | EPUB | pages: 560 | 5.7 mb

The Tudors are England's most notorious royal family. But, as Leanda de Lisle's gripping new history reveals, they are a family still more extraordinary than …

The Hill of Devi
English | February 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 0156402653 | 141 pages | EPUB | 2.43 MB

An essential companion to A Passage to India, a collection of the author's own letters that read like "a close personal friend has shared his …

Einstein on the Run: How Britain Saved the World’s Greatest Scientist
2019 | ISBN: 0300234767 | English | 376 pages | EPUB | 16 MB

The first account of the role Britain played in Einstein's life—first by inspiring his teenage passion for physics, then by providing refuge from the Nazis …

Blazing Star: The Life and Times of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester
English | October 1, 2014 | ISBN: 1781851093 | EPUB | 388 pages | 10 MB

The scandalous life of England's most notorious libertine, the Earl of Rochester, portrayed by Johnny Depp in The Libertine He was 'THE WICKEDEST MAN ALIVE'. …