Sheila Rowbotham reviews a collection of essays by Eric Hobsbawm.
Sheila Rowbotham reviews a title from Tristam Hunt
Sheila Rowbotham introduces the ‘hands-on’ utopian, C.R. Ashbee, and the Guild of Handicraft he established in 1888, shedding light on late nineteenth and early twentieth century Arts and Crafts ideas about work, consumption and society.
Sheila Rowbotham reviews two titles on aspects of social history
Questions are raised about the death of men in John Franklin’s 1845 Arctic expedition.
Fresh air, sexual liberation, manual work and socialism was the heady brew offered by the leading exponent of anti-Establishment attitudes at the end of the Victorian era.
- Middle East
- North America
- South America
- Central America
- Early Modern
- 20th Century
- Economic History
- Environmental History
- Food & Drink
- Historical Memory
- Science & Technology