Issue 44 December 2002

Women in Britain, 1900-2000 Annette Mayer Hodder and Stoughton, Access to History series, 2002 The Access to History series enjoys a good...

The editor, Robert Pearce, has kept the best reference books for himself.

Mark Rathbone examines the varied reputation of John Dudley, Duke of Northumberland.

Martin Johnes reviews a wide-ranging textbook.

Simon Lemieux examines the hard facts about the Inquisition and counters the common caricature.

F.G. Stapleton examines the momentous social and political consequences of Germany's spectacular economic growth.

Robert Pearce examines the career of the man who was successively trade union leader, Minister of Labour and Foreign Secretary.

John Claydon analyses the increasingly rich profusion of writings on the nature of the Bolshevik Revolution and of subsequent Soviet rule.

Andrew Reekes speaks out in protest at the new A2/AS dispensation.

David Nicholls analyses the potential job market for history graduates.