Day 22 of our Oxbow Advent brings us a little closer to the present with our Post-Medieval and Modern selection of books!
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The Impact of Industrialisation on London Health
An attractively presented overview of the results of research on 2,000 skeletons which reveals the impact of the Industrial Revolution on human health in London and beyond.
Lost Lives, New Voices
Unlocking the Stories of the Scottish Soldiers at the Battle of Dunbar 1650
Excavation of two mass graves in the center of Durham recovered the remains of Scottish soliders taken at the Battle of Dunbar in 1650 who died in prison in the autumn of that year. Detailed scientific and archaeobiological investigation revealed fascinating details about the men, their childhoods, and later lives while historical and archaeologica
The Long Shadow of World War II
The Legacy of the War and its Impact on Political and Military Thinking since 1945
Experts analyse the impact of World War II on individual countries and regions, and how its legacy continues to shape political and military thinking.
My Life as a Replica
St John's Cross, Iona
Presents an interdisciplinary composite cultural biography the St John’s Cross on Iona and its copies, exploring networks of relationships between things, people and places.