Books

Format: 10/2018
Format: 10/2018
Hamilton, James
James Hamilton
[field_chapter]

A concise history of one of the world's greatest and most comprehensive museum collections, from its founding in 1753 to the present day.

The British Museum by James Hamilton
Jones, Dan
Dan Jones
[field_chapter]

A beautifully produced account of the signing, impact and legacy of Magna Carta, a document that became one the most influential statements in the history of democracy.

Magna Carta by Dan Jones
Pryor, Francis
Francis Pryor
[field_chapter]

A concise, beautifully illustrated account of the history and archaeology of an iconic feature of the English landscape.

Stonehenge by Francis Pryor
Hamilton-Paterson, James
James Hamilton-Paterson
[field_chapter]

The story of the composition and revolutionary impact of Beethoven's Third Symphony, The 'Eroica'.

Eroica by James Hamilton-Paterson
Keates, Jonathan
Jonathan Keates
[field_chapter]

The story of the composition, first performances and cultural afterlife of one of the best-loved and most widely performed works in the entire history of music.

Messiah by Jonathan Keates
Attlee, James
James Attlee
[field_chapter]

The fascinating story of the genesis, creation and afterlife of Picasso's Guernica, the painting that is often cited as the most important work of art produced in the 20th century.

Guernica by James Attlee
Goldsworthy, Adrian
Adrian Goldsworthy
[field_chapter]

A beautifully produced account of the history and importance of Hadrian's Wall.

Hadrian's Wall by Adrian Goldsworthy
Thomson, Ian
Ian Thomson
[field_chapter]

A biography of the great epic poem.

Dante's Divine Comedy by Ian Thomson