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Piers Brendon (born 21 December 1940, Stratton, Cornwall) is a British writer, known for historical and biographical works. He was educated at Shrewsbury School, Shropshire, and Magdalene College, Cambridge, where he read History. He earned his Ph.D for his thesis, Hurrell Froude and the Oxford Movement, which was published, with much modification, in 1974.

From 1965-78, Dr. Brendon was Lecturer in History, then Principal Lecturer and Head of Department, at what is now Anglia Polytechnic University. From 1979 onwards he has worked as a free-lance writer - books, journalism and television and from 1995 he has been a Fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge and was Keeper of the Churchill Archives Centre from 1995 to 2001, taking over from Correlli Barnett. He was succeeded by Allen Packwood.

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Total Books: 43
Edward VIII The Uncrowned King
2016 - Edward VIII the Uncrowned King [Penguin Monarchs] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780241196410
ISBN-10: 0241196418
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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The Decline and Fall of the British Empire
2010 - The Decline and Fall of the British Empire (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780307388414
ISBN-10: 0307388417
Genre: History
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The Decline and Fall of the British Empire 1781-1997
2008 - The Decline and Fall of the British Empire 1781-1997 (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780712668460
ISBN-10: 0712668462
Genre: History
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Gli anni Trenta Il decennio che sconvolse il mondo
2005 - Gli Anni Trenta Il Decennio Che Sconvolse Il Mondo (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788843032716
ISBN-10: 8843032712
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Eminent Edwardians Four Figures who Defined their Age Northcliffe Balfour Pankhurst Baden-Powell
The Dark Valley  A Panorama of the 1930s
2002 - The Dark Valley a Panorama of the 1930s (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780375708084
ISBN-10: 0375708081
Genre: History
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Dark Valley
2001 - Dark Valley (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780712667142
ISBN-10: 0712667148
Genre: History
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1999 - Thomas Cook Brendon [Leather Edn] (Hardcover)
The Motoring Century
1997 - The Motoring Century (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780747530343
ISBN-10: 0747530343
Genres: History, Science & Math
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Winston Churchill
1995 - Winston Churchill (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788439538158
ISBN-10: 8439538154
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Thomas Cook 150 Years of Popular Tourism
1991 - Thomas Cook 150 Years of Popular Tourism (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780436199936
ISBN-10: 0436199939
Genres: Business & Money, History
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Our Own Dear Queen
1986 - Our Own Dear Queen (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780436068140
ISBN-10: 0436068141
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Winston Churchill A Biography
1984 - Winston Churchill a Biography (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060152864
ISBN-10: 0060152869
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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Eminent Edwardians
1980 - Eminent Edwardians (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780395291955
ISBN-10: 039529195X
Genre: History
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Hawker of Morwenstow Portrait of a Victorian Eccentric
1975 - Hawker of Morwenstow Portrait of a VIctorian Eccentric (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780224011228
ISBN-10: 0224011227
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Ike His Life and Times
Ike His Life and Times (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780060155087
ISBN-10: 0060155086
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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The Dark Valley A Panorama of the 1930s
The Dark Valley a Panorama of the 1930s (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780224060387
ISBN-10: 0224060384
Genre: History
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Hurrell Froude and the Oxford Movement
Hurrell Froude and the Oxford Movement (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780236310807
ISBN-10: 0236310801
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Reading Matters
Reading Matters (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780333026182
ISBN-10: 0333026187
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Reading They've Liked
Reading They've Liked (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333063378
ISBN-10: 0333063376
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By What Authority
By What Authority [Footprints] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780333113493
ISBN-10: 0333113497
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