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The Romanovs, Rasputin, & Revolution—Fall of the Russian Royal Family—Rasputin and the Russian Revolution, With a Short Account Rasputin: His Influence and His Work from ‘One Year at the Russian Court: 1904-1905
Princess Catherine Radziwill & Renee Elton Maud
’The astonishing last days of the Russian imperial dynasty The principal work in this special Leonaur edition caused a sensation when it was first published since it is a ‘tell it all’ from the pen..
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Emilia Plater & the November Uprising: a Heroic Young Countess and the Struggle of Polish Independence, 1830-31, With a Short Illustrated Account of the Battle of Warsaw 6-7 September 1831
Josef Straszewicz & A. S. Krause
A Polish heroine and her times Poland suffered long periods of occupation and subjugation at the hands of the powerful Russian Empire. In the early 19th century it formed an alliance with the risin..
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Anna Ella Carroll: Secret Strategist, Genius, Feminist and Military Mastermind for the Union During the American Civil War—A Military Genius and Life and Writings
Sarah Ellen Blackwell
A woman of political and military genius Anna Ella Carroll would have been an exceptional woman at any point in history. Born in 1815, her father was the governor of Maryland, and she was the grand..
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Emily Hobhouse and the British Concentration Camp Scandal: an Exposé of the Treatment of Boer Women and Children During the South African War by One of its Most Vociferous Opponents
Emily Hobhouse
A fearless female champion for justice and humanity Today, the term ‘concentration camp’ is synonymous with the horrors perpetrated by Nazi Germany during the Second World War. Nevertheless, concen..
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The Two Lives of Flora MacDonald: The Life of Flora Macdonald, and Her Adventures with Prince Charles by Alexander Macgregor & Flora Macdonald in America by J. P. Maclean with a Copy of the Declaration of Miss MacDonald Apple Cross Bay, July 12th 1746
Alexander Macgregor & J. P. Maclean
The astonishing life of one of Scotland’s most famous daughters   Anyone who knows about the abortive 1745 Jacobite Rising in Scotland, knows the romantic tale of how, after the catastrophi..
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Deeds, Not Words!—the Experiences of Two Suffragettes in the Struggle for the British Women’s Vote
Constance Lytton & Katherine Roberts
Prisons and Prisoners by Constance Lytton and Jane Warton & Pages from the Diary of a Militant Suffragette by Katherine Roberts
Two brave political activists in the cause of women’s suffrage in Britain To commemorate the centenary of the passing by the British Parliament of the Representation of the People Act, Leonaur is p..
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Mrs. Pankhurst & the Right to Vote: the Leader of the Women’s Suffrage Movement in Britain
Emmeline Pankhurst, Frank Moxon & Cicely Hamilton
My Own Story by Emmeline Pankhurst, What Forcible Feeding Means by Frank Moxon, Why We Are Militant: Speech Given in New York by Mrs. Pankhurst, Beware Suffragists by Cicely Hamilton
A giant of women’s rights and her times The ending of the First World War in 1918 was also a momentous one for many British women, who, after shouldering their portion of the conflict and years of ..
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Ladies of the Veldt
Sarah Wilson & Mrs. Heckford
Two Accounts of Remarkable Women in South Africa During the Boer War—South African Memories by Sarah Wilson & A Lady Trader in the Transvaal by Mrs. Heckford
Two resolute women—the first female ‘warco’ and the trader This special Leonaur two-in-one volume contains accounts by two resourceful and independent women who made their way through the often hos..
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Napoleon: His Wives, Lovers & Women—Two Accounts of the Women in Napoleon’s Life
Tighe Hopkins & Frederic Masson
The Women Napoleon Loved by Tighe Hopkins & Napoleon, Lover and Husband by Frederic Masson
Two vital works on Napoleon’s sex life and relationships with women It can be no surprise that some two hundred years after the Napoleonic era there remains an abiding fascination with the man and ..
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Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands
Mary Seacole
The Experiences of a Jamaican Nurse in South America and During the Crimean War
An unsung heroine of the Crimean War The flickering light that emanated from Florence Nightingale’s lamp penetrated more darkness than she or anyone else of her time will have imagined. It illumina..
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Lucretia Borgia
Ferdinand Gregorovius
An Exceptional and Notorious Woman of the Renaissance Papacy
A legend of beauty and seduction The very name of Lucrezia Borgia remains, some 500 years after her time, enough to send a frisson of a thrill down the spine—particularly of men! The Lucrezia of le..
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Heroines of the Crusades
C. A. Bloss
Outstanding Women During the Eight Crusades
Six remarkable women of the Crusades The history of the Crusades, Christianity’s ‘holy wars’ to recover the city of Jerusalem, have become a notable area of fascination for students of history. Ima..
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Mother Ross
Daniel Defoe
The Life and Adventures of Mrs. Christian Davies, Commonly Called Mother Ross, on Campaign with the Duke of Marlborough
The astonishing life of a woman soldier When John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, rode among his ‘men’ in the campaigns that immortalised him as one of Britain’s most accomplished military commande..
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Margaret Queen of Scotland
Henry Grey Graham
The Queen who became a Saint Born in 1045 in Hungary, Margaret was the daughter of an English Prince, Edward the Exile. She returned to Britain in 1057 when the childless Edward the Confessor requi..
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Napoleon’s Letters to Josephine
Henry Foljambe Hall
Correspondence of War, Politics, Family and Love 1796-1814
The intimate correspondence of history What needs to be said about the relationship between Napoleon and Josephine that has not become legend? He was a humble Corsican who rose meteorically through..
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