Category Archives: Book reviews

How to be a Victorian

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I really enjoyed Ruth’s latest book. You can now read my review for the BBC History Magazine on the website.

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The houses of Crystal Palace Park – new pamphlet for charity


The lovely Melvyn Harrison and people at the Crystal Palace Foundation have long kept a watchful eye over the heritage and development of Crystal Palace Park. Recently they asked if they could reproduce my London Journal research article on the … Continue reading

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Flu wars & sweet memories

Between Christmas, flu and the children’s school holidays, I haven’t had any time for blogging. My next installment is coming soon… in the meantime, I leave you with my latest review article for the BBC History Magazine (January 2011):  

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