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Lawrence James was born in Bath and was educated at the University of York and Merton College, Oxford. After a distinguished teaching career he has emerged as one of the outstanding narrative historians of his generation.
** 'James's sprightly study is rich in anecdote and detail * Scotsman * ** 'A thousand years of privilege is not easily maintained . . . Lawrence James shows exactly how the process has worked in Britain * The Times * ** 'Entertaining * Daily Telegraph * ** 'An accessible history of the last 900 years through the perspective of the aristocracy . . . Well-written . . . Admire the range, drive and verve of James's study * BBC History Magazine *