Prefabs: A Social and Architectural History

Elisabeth Blanchet and Sonia Zhuravlyova

In this history of Prefabs, discover why these supposedly temporary ‘people’s palaces’ are still loved and admired.

108% funded

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Murdered by Clerks

Medieval Death Bot

A roll call of deaths from Twitter's Medieval Death Bot.

44% funded

Sleeping With The Past

Jenny Ryan

A snoozy travelogue around British history

34% funded

King Arthur's Death

Michael Smith

King Arthur’s Death – an epic work of battle and betrayal; an inspiration for Thomas Malory

33% funded

Green Gold: The lost journals of John Jeffrey

Gabriel Hemery

160 years after the disappearance of a promising young explorer, the discovery of his missing journals finally reveals the truth behind an extraordinary adventure

66% funded

Carpe Diem Regained

Roman Krznaric

The Vanishing Art of Seizing the Day

117% funded

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The Sewing Machine

Natalie Fergie

3 secrets. 27 notebooks. 4 generations. 1 blog. Millions of stitches.

115% funded

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Gin Lane Gazette

Adrian Teal

Heat magazine – 18th century style

112% funded

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Conversations With Spirits

E O Higgins

The story of a dissipated genius in a borrowed hat and coat

105% funded

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Forgotten Heroes of Comedy

Robert Ross

A Celebration of the Comedy underdog

107% funded

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The Wake

Paul Kingsnorth

A post-apocalyptic novel set in 1066

116% funded

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Saving Bletchley Park

Sue Black

The story of the saving of the home of modern computing

219% funded

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The Lifers' Club

Francis Pryor

Archaeology can be a dirty business

128% funded

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Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay

Simon Napier-Bell

A one-volume insider history of the whole damn music business

110% funded

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The Irish Pasha

Louise Foxcroft

The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist

106% funded

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Empire of Booze

Henry Jeffreys

A history of the British Empire told through drink

131% funded

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The House of Fiction

Phyllis Richardson

A cultural exploration of British houses in fiction

110% funded

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What If The Queen Should Die?

John-Paul Flintoff

A literary-historical adventure, based on the true story of Britain's most tragic queen

103% funded

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Second-Hand Stories

Josh Spero

The amazing stories behind my second-hand books and the people who owned them

107% funded

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The Private Life of the Diary

Sally Bayley

From Pepys to Tweets: a history of the diary as an art form

113% funded

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The Way, The Truth and The Dead

Francis Pryor

Alan Cadbury is back in the thrilling sequel to The Lifers' Club

114% funded

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The Private Life of Lord Byron

Antony Peattie

The first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica

100% funded

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The Book Of Bera Part One: Sea Paths

Suzie Wilde

The first in a brand new series of Viking adventure fantasy novels

110% funded

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Rebel Rebel: How Mavericks Made the Modern World

Chris Sullivan

A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould

126% funded

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Encounters With Harriet Martineau

Stuart Hobday

A biography of Harriet Martineau, the first female journalist

107% funded

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Domini Mortum

Paul Holbrook

A supernatural murder mystery novel set in late Victorian London.

100% funded

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Five Cards To Kiev

Dan Ellis-Jones

Captain Jimmy Jones fears the end of the war means his luck has run out

20% funded