Nic Nicholas

Location: Kent

Membership Grade: Advanced Professional Member

Contact Info

Phone: 01634 685914
Mobile: 07810188493
Fax: 01634 685914

General Experience

Advanced member of SI. Studied history at undergraduate level. Business background including proofreading/copy-editing leaflets and reports. Worked to tight deadlines with budgetary constraints. Assistant Editor of The Indexer journal.  Happy to consider any commission and available all year round including school holidays. Deadlines are always met.


History (All Areas)

Studied at degree level. Especially interested in cultural, social and local history. Recent indexes include ‘A Cultural History of Theatre‘ (Bloomsbury Academic), ‘Squatting in Britain 1945-1955‘ (Watson), ‘Resolution‘ (Rutland & Ellis), ‘The Medici‘ (Hollingsworth), ‘Blood Royal‘ (Bicheno),’Caesar’s Footprints‘ (Omrani), ‘The Making Of The British Landscape‘ (Crane), ‘Stonehenge‘ (Pryor).

Art History

Studied at degree level. Have produced indexes for museums. Recent work includes ‘London: Prints and Drawings before 1800‘(Nurse), ‘Oxford in Prints: 1675-1900‘, ‘The Art of Guido Cagnacci‘ (Salomon),
Italian, Spanish and French Paintings: In the Ringling Museum of Art‘ (Brilliant), ‘The Barber Institute of Fine Arts‘ (Verdi et al). ‘Constable and Brighton: Something Out of Nothing‘ (Lancaster), ‘Guernica‘ (Attlee).


Recent indexes include ‘Westminster Diary: A Reluctant Minister under Tony Blair‘(Donoughue), ‘What Next?: Britain’s Future in Europe‘ (Wilding),
Rebel: How to Overthrow the Emerging Oligarchy‘ (Carswell), ‘Greece in Crisis‘ (Tziovas), ‘Inside Russian Politics‘ (Bacon), ‘Jimmy Reid: A Scottish Political Journey‘ (MacAskill), ‘Privatizing Democracy‘ (Goikoetxea)


Lifelong interest. Recent indexes include ‘Four Lions: The Lives and Times of Four Captains of England‘ (Shindler), ‘Angels With Dirty Faces: The Footballing History of Argentina‘ (Wilson), ‘
The Anatomy of Manchester United: A History in Ten Matches‘ (Wilson)

Cultural Studies

Recent indexes include ‘Fighting Fit‘ (Dawes), ‘The Ironic Filmmaking of Stephen Frears‘ (Brill), ‘Design and National Identity‘ (Gimeno-Martínez), ‘Encounters Beyond the Gallery‘ (Dohmen), ‘The Husband Hunters‘ (de Courcy), ‘Greece in Crisis‘ (Tziovas), ‘Costume in Performance: Materiality, Culture and the Body‘ (Barbieri), ‘Documenting Performance‘ (Sant).


Lifelong interest of mine. Recent indexes include ‘Love Origami!‘ (Symons), ‘Hoop Dreams‘(Morgan), ‘The Art of Leather Braiding‘ (Luo & Tong).


Recent indexes include ‘Signals‘(Malmgren), ‘Europe’s Relations with North Africa‘ (Yousef), ‘Greece in Crisis‘ (Tziovas).

British History

Recent indexes include ‘Squatting in Britain 1945-1955‘(Watson), ‘The Making Of The British Landscape‘(Crane), ‘Stonehenge‘(Pryor), ‘Fighting Fit‘ (Dawes).

European History

Recent indexes include ‘The Medici‘(Hollingsworth), ‘Caesar’s Footprints‘(Omrani).

Other skills

Business background including proofreading/copy-editing leaflets and reports. Recent work includes 'Italian, Spanish and French Paintings: In the Ringling Museum of Art' (Brilliant) and 'The Barber Institute of Fine Arts' (Verdi et al).

Recent indexes include

Kenny MacAskill,

Jimmy Reid: A Scottish Political Journey

, Biteback, 2017
Martin Lipton,

White Hart Lane: The Spurs Glory Years 1899-2017

, Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 2017
Mary Hollingsworth,

The Medici

, Head of Zeus, 2017
Virginia Brilliant,

Italian, Spanish and French Paintings: In the Ringling Museum of Art

, Scala, 2017

Clients Include

Bloomsbury Academic
Bodleian Library
Cambridge Academic
Elliott & Thompson
Head of Zeus
I B Tauris
Quarto Publishing
Weidenfeld & Nicholson
plus individual authors

Special Publication Type

Biographies/ Autobiographies

Recent indexes include ‘Betrayal: The Murder of Robert Nairac GC‘, ‘Vera Wang‘ (Worth), ‘Resolution: Two Brothers. A Nation in Crisis. A World at War‘ (Rutland & Ellis), ‘Breaking News: An Autobiography‘ (Thompson).

Diaries And Letters

Recent indexes include ‘Discourses of Mens Suicide Notes‘(Galasinski), ‘Jane Austen: The Chawton Letters‘ (Sutherland).