BBC History Collector’s edition: The Story of the Victorians£9.99
A dynamic era is explored in this BBC History Magazine collector’s edition – that of the Victorian period, 1837 to 1901
Inside you will find:
◆ A timeline of the key milestones in Victorian history
◆ A cast of intriguing characters, from naturalist Charles Darwin to social reformer Florence Nightingale
◆ A fascinating insight into the marriage of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert
◆ Explorations into the lives of ordinary working people, at work and at play
◆ Dramatic accounts of the events that led to social and political change
◆ Expert analysis of the huge expansion of the British empire and its enduring legacy
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BBC History Collectors Edition: The Story of Medicine£9.99
This special edition looks in detail at the most groundbreaking medical developments and the pioneers behind them, as well as the social aspects of diagnosis and treatment. We explore the cures prescribed by physicians in ancient Greece and Rome, as well as examining the medical practices of pharaonic Egypt and the work of the midwives of antiquity. We introduce the women and men whose work transformed clinical care and surgery: Marie Curie, Louis Pasteur, Florence Nightingale, Alexander Fleming and Edward Jenne, among others.
BBC History Collector’s Edition: Medieval Kings & Queens£9.99
Inside this special collector’s edition we get beneath the skin of some fascinating rulers of medieval Britain. We examine the caring side of Henry V, ask whether the Black Prince was a noble hero or a rampaging villain and we aim to find the truth about Richard III, ‘Bad’ King John and the crusading Richard the Lionheart.
We also explore the stories of royal women unafraid to fight for their thrones and families; including Isabella the rebellious queen of Edward II, Eleanor of Aquitaine who set her sons against her husband and Matilda, whose claim to the crown caused the bloody ‘Anarchy’.
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