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Victorian Personality: William Hulton, Industrial Strategist or Hard Task Master?

William Hulton (23 October 1787 – 5 April 1864) was an English landowner and magistrate who lived at Hulton Park, in the historic county of Lancashire, England. 404 more words

British History

Class Websites

Yikes! I almost went a full month without posting something on here!

To be fair, though, that’s because I’ve been hard at work making a syllabus and creating class websites for both the course I am TAing at UIC, and the course for which I am an… 105 more words

Academic Writing

Marienburg Castle - a hidden gem

Marienburg Castle is only 30 km south of my hometown of Hannover, in Lower Saxony in Germany, but I am ashamed to admit that I have never visited it before. 1,613 more words


"Worlds Of Arthur" by Guy Halsall

Bit of a different one this time, and I apologise for the gap between reviews. Worlds Of Arthur: Facts and Fictions Of The Dark Ages… 1,223 more words

Book Review

From Bulawayo to London

This is the fifth installment of a series about Rhodesia.

Lobengula’s envoys and the two white men who accompanied them, Maund and Colenbrander, arrived in Southampton early March, 1889. 1,417 more words


Mayhem, Murder and Royal Usurpers - Top Ten New Books on the History of British Royal Crown for 2014

If you love tales of British mayhem, murder and royal usurpers, this booklist is for you.  This is a Top  Ten new books on the History of British Royalty for 2014  from the website… 202 more words

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