Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Browse Menu:
Clear
Categories
History & PoliticsHistory: ChronologicalModern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900
/history-politics/history-chronological/modern-history-to-20th-century-c-1700-to-c-1900
0
Clear all
Selections
Clear
Clear
Clear
Clear
Clear
Clear
Clear
Clear all
Refine by
Clear
Availability
Ready for Despatch
To Order From Suppliers
Pre-Orders
1
Clear
Highlights & Offers
New Arrivals
Current Favourites
Signed Copies
Coming Soon
1
Foyles Recommends
Staff Choice
Author Choice
1
Clear
Formats
Books
Audiobooks
Digital or Media
Sheet Music
Gifts & Stationery
Maps
1
Clear
In Language
Afrikaans
Albanian
Amharic
Arabic
Armenian
Assamese
Assyrian
Awa
Azerbaijani
Balinese
Balti
Basque
Belarusian
Bemba
Bengali
Bislama
Bosnian
Breton
Bulgarian
Burmese (Myanmar)
C. African General
C. Asian General
Cambodian/Khmer
Caribbean Creole
Catalan
Caucasus General
Chechen
Chichewa
Chinese: Cantonese
Chinese: Mandarin
Cornish
Croatian
Czech
Danish
Dari
Dholuo
Dutch
E. African General
E. European General
English
Esperanto
Estonian
Faroese
Fijian
Finnish
French
General L&L
Georgian
German
Greek
Greenlandic
Guarani
Gujarati
Haitian Creole
Hausa
Hawaiian
Hebrew
Hindi
Hindustani
Hungarian
Ibo/Igbo
Icelandic
Ilokano
Indian General
Indonesian
Ingush
Inuktitut
Irish
Italian
Jamaican English
Japanese
Javanese
Jèrriais
Kannada
Karao
Kashmiri
Kazakh
Khasi
Kirghiz
Kisi
Konkani
Korean
Kurdish
Kwamera
Ladino
Lakota
Lao
Latin
Latvian
Lingala
Lithuanian
Luganda
Luxembourgish
Macedonian
Malagasy
Malay
Malayalam
Maldivian
Maltese
Mambwe
Mandinka
Manipuri
Manx
Maori
Marathi
Mauritian
Mongolian
Multilingual
Navajo
Nepali
Nordic General
Northern Sotho
Norwegian
Old English
Oriya
Oshindonga
Other Euro General
Pacific General
Pali
Papiamento
Pashto/Pushto
Persian/Farsi
Pidgin
Polish
Portuguese
Punjabi
Quechua
Romanian
Rotuman
Russian
S. African General
S. American General
Samoan
Sanskrit
Scottish Gaelic
Senoi
Serbian
Serbo-Croat
Sesotho
Setswana
Shona
Sign Language
Sindhi
Sinhalese
Slovak
Slovene
Somali
Spanish
Swahili
Swedish
Syriac
Tagalog (Filipino)
Tahitian
Taiwanese: Hokkien
Tajik
Tamazight
Tamil
Tatar
Telugu
Thai
Tibetan
Tigrinya
Tokelau
Tolo
Tongan
Tsonga
Tswana
Turkish
Turkmen
Tuvaluan
Twi
Ukrainian
Urdu
Uzbek
Vietnamese
W. African General
Wankumara
Warndarang
Welsh
White Hmong
Wolof
Xhosa
Yiddish
Yoruba
Zulu
1
Clear
Price
£to £

Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

Showing 1-16 of top 150 Results.

The Romanovs: 1613-1918
(Paperback)
Simon Sebag Montefiore
 
The internationally bestselling epic history of Russia's imperial dynasty
Delivery:
 
£12.99
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£12.99
 
We Chose to Speak of War and Strife:...
(Hardback)
John Simpson
 
From distinguished foreign correspondent John Simpson, a fascinating history of what it is to risk life and limb to bring home news of the troubled world.
Delivery:
 
£25.00
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£25.00
 

Stores - out of stock

Jane Austen at Home: A Biography
(Hardback)
Lucy Worsley
Historian Lucy Worsley visits Jane Austen at home, exploring the author's life through the places which meant the most to her.
Delivery:
 
£25.00
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£25.00
 
The Pursuit of Power: Europe, 1815-1914
(Paperback)
Richard J. Evans
 
'A scintillating, encyclopaedic history, rich in detail from the arcane to the familiar... a veritable tour de force' Richard Overy, New Statesman'Transnational ...
Delivery:
 
£12.99
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£12.99
 
We Chose to Speak of War and Strife:...
(Paperback)
John Simpson
 
In corners of the globe where fault-lines seethe into bloodshed and civil war, foreign correspondents have, for hundreds of years, been engaged in uncovering the ...
Delivery:
 
£9.99
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£9.99
 
A People's Tragedy: The Russian...
(Paperback)
Orlando Figes
 
Unrivalled in scope and brimming with human drama, A People's Tragedy is the most vivid, moving and comprehensive history of the Russian Revolution available today.
Delivery:
 
£20.00
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£20.00
 
Gainsborough: A Portrait
(Hardback)
James Hamilton
 
Frank, lucid and modern, this is a fresh portrait of Thomas Gainsborough, the most sensuous artist of the eighteenth century.
Delivery:
 
£25.00
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£25.00
 
Man of Iron: Thomas Telford and the...
(Hardback)
Julian Glover
 
The enthralling biography of the shepherd boy who changed the world with his revolutionary engineering and whose genius we still benefit from today.
Delivery:
 
£25.00
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£25.00
 
Victorians Undone: Tales of the Flesh...
(Hardback)
Kathryn Hughes
 
`Intriguing, gleefully contentious and - appropriately enough - fizzing with life, Victorians Undone is the most original history book I have read in a long while' John Preston, Daily Mail ...
Delivery:
 
£20.00
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£20.00
 
Gibraltar: The Greatest Siege in...
(Hardback)
Roy A. Adkins
 
An epic page-turner filled with tales of courage, desperation, endurance and intrigue, brought to life by eyewitness accounts and expert research.
Delivery:
£20.00
£17.00
15%
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

£20.00
£17.00
15%
Revolution: A History of England...
(Paperback)
Peter Ackroyd
 
Revolution, the fourth volume of Peter Ackroyd's enthralling History of England begins in 1688 with a revolution and ends in 1815 with a famous victory. In it, Ackroyd...
Delivery:
 
£10.99
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£10.99
 
The Age of Decadence: Britain 1880 to...
(Hardback)
Simon Heffer
 
The folk-memory of Britain in the years before the Great War is of a powerful, contented, orderly and thriving country. She commanded a vast empire. She bestrode...
Delivery:
£30.00
£25.00
17%
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

£30.00
£25.00
17%
The Real Persuasion: Portrait of a...
(Hardback)
Peter James Bowman
 
Explore the true story of a real-life Jane Austen heroine in this intimate portrait of a Regency family.
Delivery:
 
£20.00
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£20.00
 
The Zoo: The Wild and Wonderful Tale...
(Paperback)
Isobel Charman
 
How one man's mad mission became one of the best-loved places in the worldThe creation of London Zoo - when only one other existed across the world - is a...
Delivery:
 
£9.99
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£9.99
 
Jacobites: A New History of the '45...
(Paperback)
Jacqueline Riding
 
The 1745 Jacobite Rebellion was a turning point in British history. When Charles Edward Stuart, commonly known as the Young Pretender, sailed from France to Scotland ...
Delivery:
 
£10.99
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£10.99
 
The House of the Dead: Siberian Exile...
(Paperback)
Daniel Beer
 
SHORTLISTED FOR THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE, THE PUSHKIN HOUSE RUSSIAN BOOK PRIZE AND THE LONGMAN HISTORY TODAY PRIZE 2017THE TIMES, BBC HISTORY and TLS BOOKS OF THE ...
Delivery:
 
£12.99
 
Click & Collect:

Order now to collect from 8pm today. In stock items only. Click for more info.

 
£12.99
 

Latest Blog
Read an Extract from A Skinful of Shadows
21/09/2017

Read an extract from the eagerly awaited new novel by the Costa-winning Frances Hardinge, A Skinful of Shadows.

#FoylesFive: Elsewhere-Elsewhen
18/09/2017

Jen from the Web Team shares a selection of books that will transport the reader to another time and place.

Growler: The Inspiration for the Now Iconic Bear
18/09/2017

James Campbell describes how the groundbreaking approach to illustration adopted by Milne and Shepard came about, which bear provided the inspiration for the drawings and which of the characters was Shepard's secret favourite.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd