Welcome to the website of Roy and Lesley Adkins. We are historians and archaeologists, and on this website you can discover the books we have written, see our latest news, read our growing collection of newsletters with all sorts of fascinating topics, check out our blog, look at various photographs we have taken, and find out a bit about us.
Our latest book is Eavesdropping on Jane Austen’s England, which is published in the United States as simply Jane Austen’s England.
"Roy and Lesley Adkins possess that rare knack among historians: merging the academic with the narrative and providing a riveting read which also casts light where it is dark." (Navy News)