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Recent Content

Susan E. James
Judith Richards

Richards on James, 'Kateryn Parr: The Making of a Queen'

Susan E. James. Kateryn Parr: The Making of a Queen. Aldershot and Brookfield: Ashgate, 1999. xii + 467 pp. £47.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84014-683-7.

Reviewed by Judith Richards (Department of History, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia, 3083) Published on H-Albion (February, 2000)

Another sixteenth-century queen to take seriously

Paul Slack
Joseph P. Ward

Ward on Slack, 'From Reformation to Improvement: Public Welfare in Early Modern England'

Paul Slack. From Reformation to Improvement: Public Welfare in Early Modern England. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. viii + 179 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-820661-3.

Reviewed by Joseph P. Ward (Department of History, University of Mississippi) Published on H-Albion (January, 2000)

An Intriguing Paradox

Norman McCord, Richard Thompson
Maureen Meikle

Meikle on McCord and Thompson, 'The Northern Counties From A.D. 1000'

Norman McCord, Richard Thompson. The Northern Counties From A.D. 1000. Harlow and New York: Longman, 1998. xix + 460 pp. £52 (cloth), ISBN 0-582-493331; £25 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-49334-6.

Reviewed by Maureen Meikle (School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Sunderland) Published on H-Albion (January, 2000)

The Northern Counties From AD 1000