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Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

In 1876 Sophia Duleep Singh was born into royalty. Her father, Maharajah Duleep Singh, was heir to the Kingdom of the Sikhs, a realm that stretched from the lush Kashmir Valley to the craggy foothills of the Khyber Pass and included the mighty cities of Lahore and Peshawar. It was a territory irresistible to the British, who plundered everything, including the fabled Koh-I-Noor diamond. Exiled to England, the dispossessed Maharajah transformed his estate at Elveden in Suffolk into a Moghul…


ISBN 10 : 9781408835463
ISBN 13 : 1408835460

Shortlisted for the Slightly Foxed Best First Biography Prize Winner of the Eastern Eye Alchemy Festival award for Literature In 1876 Sophia Duleep Singh was born into royalty. Her..

Trait De Toxicologie G N Rale

ISBN 10 : 2287596631
ISBN 13 : 9782287596636

Ce livre a pour objectif de proposer un panorama à la fois vaste et précis des divers aspects de la toxicologie, sous ses multiples implications. Il appuie ses informations sur u..


ISBN 10 : 9782714473486
ISBN 13 : 2714473482

Sombres machinations, passions dévastatrices et tensions religieuses au cœur de l'Angleterre tourmentée des Tudor ; une nouvelle enquête de Matthew Shardlake, le talentueux avo..

Rise Up Women

ISBN 10 : 9781408844069
ISBN 13 : 1408844060

Marking the centenary of female suffrage, this definitive history charts women's fight for the vote through the lives of those who took part, in a timely celebration of an extraord..

Christabel Pankhurst

ISBN 10 : 9781351246644
ISBN 13 : 135124664X

Together with her mother, Emmeline, Christabel Pankhurst co-led the single-sex Women’s Social and Political Union (WSPU), founded in 1903 and soon regarded as the most notorious ..

Still Alice

ISBN 10 : 9782258119093
ISBN 13 : 225811909X

Quel avenir a-t-on quand le passé nous échappe ? Brillant professeur à Harvard, Alice Howland adore sa vie, qu'elle partage entre les cours, la recherche et sa famille. Peu de t..

Heritage And Beyond

ISBN 10 : 9287166366
ISBN 13 : 9789287166364

La notion de patrimoine culturel peut être abordée de divers points de vue. Le présent ouvrage traite moins des sciences et des techniques de la conservation que des significati..

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