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  • An East End Legacy

    Essays in Memory of William J Fishman

    Edited by Colin Holmes, Anne J Kershen

    An East End Legacy is a memorial volume for William J Fishman, whose seminal works on the East End of London in the late nineteenth century have served as a vital starting point for much of the later work on the various complex web of relations in that quarter of the capital. A variety of leading…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Anti-Semitism in British Society, 1876-1939

    By Colin Holmes

    This is the first detailed study of anti-semitism, as an ideology, among the British. First published in 1979, it concentrates on the crucial period between 1876 and 1939 when, against a background of Jewish immigration, war or the threat of war, and social and economic unrest, hostility towards…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge

  • Immigrants and Minorities in British Society

    By Colin Holmes

    This book, first published in 1978, examines the debate over immigration into Britain and raises the important point that the existence in the country of immigrant and minority groups is nothing new. Britain has, in fact, attracted newcomers throughout most of its history and it is to remedy the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge

  • John Bull's Island

    Immigration and British Society, 1871-1971

    By Colin Holmes

    There is a strong but unreliable view that immigration is a marginal and recent phenomenon. In fact, immigrants and refugees have come to Britain throughout its recorded history. In this book, first published in 1988, Colin Holmes looks at this period in depth and asks: who were the newcomers and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge

  • A Tolerant Country?

    Immigrants, Refugees and Minorities

    By Colin Holmes

    In this book, first published in 1991, Colin Holmes examines responses to those immigrants and refugees who have been coming to Britain since the late nineteenth century as well as the perception and treatment of British-born minorities. He attempts to explain the hostility which these groups have…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge

  • Searching for Lord Haw-Haw

    The Political Lives of William Joyce

    By Colin Holmes

    Searching for Lord Haw-Haw is an authoritative account of the political lives of William Joyce. He became notorious as a fascist, an anti-Semite and then as a Second World War traitor when, assuming the persona of Lord Haw-Haw, he acted as a radio propagandist for the Nazis. It is an endlessly…

    Paperback – 2016-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

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