British History

Urban Memory

King's College London
Simon Sleight discusses key themes in the study of historical memory and its significance by considering the role of historical expertise […]
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Female Friends and the Making of Transatlantic Quakerism

University of Warwick
Quaker women were unusually active participants in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century cultural and religious exchange, as ministers, missionaries, authors and spiritual […]
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Providence, punishment and identity formation

University of Warwick
For centuries, Englishmen and women believed that any misfortune, from the smallest malady to a natural catastrophe, signified divine “justice.” […]
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1917: War, Peace, and Revolution

London School of Economics
1917 was a year of calamitous events, and one of pivotal importance in the development of the First World War. […]
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Women and the Politics of Pressure in Nineteenth-Century Britain

University of Warwick
In the long 19th century, women seized new opportunities offered by parliament and played a growing role in public politics […]
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Food Reform and Feminism in Nineteenth-Century Britain

University of Warwick
Sarah Richardson considers the contribution of two female activists in the field of dietary reform and feminist politics: Anna Kingsford […]
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A Brief History of the English Reformation

University of Warwick
The Reformation transformed Europe, and left an indelible mark on the modern world. It began as an argument about what […]
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The Redress of the Past: Historical Pageants in Britain

University College London
Mark Freeman is a historian of education, focusing on adult education, youth movements and informal education in modern Britain.  He […]
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The depiction of the First World War in pageantry

University College London
Mark Freeman is a historian of education, focusing on adult education, youth movements and informal education in modern Britain.
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Auditing Leviathan: Corruption and State Formation in Early Eighteenth-Century Britain

University College London
Administrative and financial corruption was a central preoccupation of eighteenth-century Britain, and effective audit supposedly the sine qua non of an efficient […]
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