Heritage and Landscape

Speaker’s Corner: An International Symbol of Free Speech, by Harry Reid

Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens – The Story of a Great London Park looks at the parks’ history dating back to Henry VIII, what happens in the parks today, and looks to the future of these great parks. We’re sharing a series of blog posts from author Harry Reid in the lead up to the … Continue reading

Heritage and Landscape

Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens: The Story of a Great London Park

Publishing in 2021, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens: The Story of a Great London Park looks at the parks’ history, what happens in the parks today and looks to the future of the parks. This full-colour paperback has over 200 images and is the first book to do full justice to both the beauty and … Continue reading

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Announcing Ramsgate, the first publication in the Historic England and Liverpool University Press partnership

Liverpool University Press is pleased to announce the publication of the first book in our partnership with Historic England, Ramsgate: The Town and its Seaside Heritage by Geraint Franklin, with Nick Dermott and Allan Brodie. This attractively-illustrated book casts new light on Ramsgate’s rich maritime and seaside heritage. It charts the resort’s growth – and its colourful … Continue reading

Heritage and Landscape

A History of England in 100 Places: a selection by Philip Wilkinson

A History of England in 100 Places: Irreplaceable is a unique history of England chosen and told by the people who live there. This Historic England book makes a great gift, and is currently 50% off in our winter sale. To celebrate this, author Philip Wilkinson has selected one place from each of the ten sections … Continue reading

Heritage and Landscape

Survey of Exeter Cathedral Stained Glass using portable X-ray fluorescence (pXRF)

Glassworking in England from the 14th to the 20th Century is a detailed examination of the English glass industry with an emphasis on the archaeological evidence. Author David Dungworth is an archaeological scientist with over 25 years' experience of studying early metal and glass industries, and below discusses a recent survey of some of the … Continue reading