News from University of Hertfordshire Press
A Spotlight on Sevenoaks
New risk and choice concept heralds bold and original approach to writing local history.
28 Nov 2022 2:10pm
New publication explores the life and work of Hertfordshire agricutluralist
UH Press's latest offering is the first book about Ellis for over sixty years and the first to consider him fully in the round – as a farmer, an active member of his community, an innovative salesman and a wonderfully curious mind.
31 May 2022 3:56pm
New research examines seventeenth century Le Strange family
The latest title from UH Press offers new perspectives on the history of estate management, notably the role of women, the relationship with local communities and sustainability in agriculture.
25 Apr 2022 11:25am
New Book puts Princes' Castles in the Spotlight
The latest title from UH Press by a Bangor University academic aims to change our perceptions of native Welsh castles.
14 Feb 2022 4:57pm
New research sheds fresh light on the life of working children in Birmingham and the West Midlands
Mary Nejedly's clear-eyed research increases our knowledge of this important aspect of social and economic history.
11 Oct 2021 2:05pm
Extensive study of orchards in Eastern England published by UH Press
Tom Williamson and Gerry Barnes tell the fascinating story of orchards in the east since the late Middle Ages.
13 Sep 2021 1:54pm
Mark Gorman examines the campaign to preserve Epping Forest
A new book published by UH Press sheds new light on the dynamics of the campaign to preserve Epping Forest for public leisure.
07 May 2021 3:51pm
Local History Research Group reveals Industrial History of Letchworth
Letchworth Local History Research Group look in detail at the town’s foundation in the early 1900s and the energetic organisation and administration that enabled it to get off the ground quickly and successfully.
12 Mar 2021 9:46am
UH Press publishes tribute to Sheffield historian
Essay collection published in tribute to David Hey explores Sheffield region.
05 Mar 2021 2:52pm
Life and legacies of Maldon philanthropist published
Essay collection exploring the life and legacies of Dr Thomas Plume is published under our Essex Publications imprint.
29 Nov 2020 3:11pm
Social history of church music-making in Hertfordshire published
Maggie Kilbey explores attempts to improve parochial music-making in Hertfordshire between 1760 and 1870.
05 Oct 2020 1:02pm
Susan Kilby Unveils New Research into Medieval Peasant Life in the Eastern Counties
Ground-breaking study offers a new perspective on the lives of medieval peasants in East Anglia.
24 Feb 2020 1:17pm
UH Press authors triumph at East Anglian Book Awards
Major study of the World War Two defences along the Suffolk coastline wins major regional prize.
15 Nov 2019 1:51pm
History of Grand Junction Canal and its impact on local communities
UH Press publishes brand new study of the Grand Junction Canal and its impact on west Hertfordshire.
02 Sep 2019 4:08pm
UH Press publishes comprehensive survey of Hertfordshire's Tudor and Early Stuart parks
UH Press launches new book that illuminates a significant aspect of the county’s landscape history.
21 Jun 2019 11:16am