New releases from University of Hertfordshire Press

Books to explore

  • Prostitution in Victorian Colchester

    Author: Jane Pearson , Maria Rayner

    Format: Paperback

    Bringing to bear considerations of class and gender, health and welfare, religion and moral reform, this is a wide-ranging and original study. As well as providing a vivid portrait of nineteenth-century Colchester, it will appeal to all those interested in the history of women's work, policing and society more widely.

    £18.99 £15 (free p&p)

  • Trees in England

    Author: Tom Williamson , Gerry Barnes , Toby Pillatt

    Format: Paperback

    The results of an ambitious research project are here shaped into a richly detailed survey of English arboriculture over the last four centuries.