Category: Early Modern and Modern History

Learned Lives in England, 1900-1950

Learned Lives in England, 1900-1950

William Lubenow’s latest book (his third for Boydell) explores the tangled relationships between knowledge and politics during the first fifty years of the twentieth century. His fascinating study covers universities… READ MORE

Our Sixties

Our Sixties

Our Sixties: An Activist’s History publishes on October 1, 2020. In it, author Paul Lauter uses his wide-ranging experience as an activist and writer to examine the values, exploits, victories, implications,… READ MORE

The Books of…Michael Snape

The Books of…Michael Snape

Michael Snape is Durham University’s inaugural Michael Ramsey Professor of Anglican Studies and author and editor of three volumes with Boydell. God and Uncle Sam This huge, acclaimed work examines… READ MORE

The Wings of Atalanta

The Wings of Atalanta

My book proceeds from two premises. The first is that America is an imaginary place with real people living in it (to adapt a line from Marianne Moore’s “Poetry”). Such… READ MORE

Studies in History

Studies in History

Christine Linehan was the long-serving executive editor of the Royal Historical Society’s Studies in History series, a role which – as her following account suggests – covered a wide range… READ MORE

English Local History

English Local History

We are excited to share our interview with Kate Tiller where she discusses her new publication English Local History, which has been expanded and brought up to date. Dr Tiller… READ MORE

The Books of… John D. Grainger

The Books of… John D. Grainger

A longtime Boydell author, John D. Grainger has published no fewer than eight books with us over the past sixteen years. All remain in print, and many are available in… READ MORE