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The Destruction of the Medieval Chinese Aristocracy / Nicolas Tackett

Thursday, 30 July, 2015

Michael Hoeckelmann and the author discuss a work that will revolutionise our understanding of medieval China.

Dissolving Royal Marriages: A Documentary History, 860-1600 / David d'Avray

Thursday, 30 July, 2015

Danna Messer recommends an invaluable and truly impressive collection of documentary source material.

The Deluge: The Great War, America, and the Remaking of the Global Order, 1916-1931 / Adam Tooze

Thursday, 30 July, 2015

Kevin Matthews finds this a compelling story, but one shot through with misstatements, contradictions, inconsistencies and other errors.

The Irish Times: 150 Years of Influence / Terence Brown

Thursday, 30 July, 2015

Carole O'Reilly believes this book represents a valuable contribution to our understanding of the role of a newspaper in national public life.