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The Story of a Book About a Book

The Story of a Book About a Book

In his second blog post for Proofed, Sabata-mpho Mokae discusses how Sol Plaatje’s Mhudi pays homage to one of Africa’s earliest English novels and how it is seen by many… READ MORE

The Templar Estates in Lincolnshire, 1185-1565

The Templar Estates in Lincolnshire, 1185-1565

Dr J. Michael Jefferson explains how his new survey of major Templar landholdings offers fresh insights into key questions about their history.                 The Knights Templar were an order of… READ MORE

The Hundred Years War

The Hundred Years War

To mark the publication of Michael P. Warner’s The Agincourt Campaign of 1415: The Retinues of the Dukes of Clarence and Gloucester, we thought we’d take the opportunity to look… READ MORE

Britain and the German Churches, 1945-1950

Britain and the German Churches, 1945-1950

The only institution of any size that remained in German hands after May 1945 was the Church. As a result of promising ‘religious freedom’, the ‘churches’ escaped direct control. As… READ MORE

Books to Look out for in August 2021

Books to Look out for in August 2021

Welcome to August and brand new releases from Boydell & Brewer! Some of the topics covered this month include tracing the journey from ill health to miraculous cure through the… READ MORE

Ethnicity in Medieval Europe, 950-1250

Ethnicity in Medieval Europe, 950-1250

Claire Weeda is a cultural historian at Leiden University. In her new book, Dr Weeda investigates how racial stereotypes were created and used in the European Middle Ages. On 26… READ MORE