Understand the key events and themes of English history
This two-volume narrative account of English history draws on the most up-to-date primary and secondary research, encouraging students to interpret the full range of England's social, economic, cultural, and political past.
A History of England, Volume 2 (1688 to the Present), focuses on the key events and themes of English history since 1688. Topics include Britain's emergence as a great power in the 18th century, the American War for Independence, the Industrial Revolution, and the economic crisis of the 1970s.
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Number of pages: 308
Weight: 612 g
Dimensions: 276 x 216 x 13 mm
Edition: 6th edition
"The text strikes a good balance between conventional political history and the types of social and cultural history that have become more prominent in the field."
-Robin Hermann, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
"It is a well researched and well written account of British History. It talks about all sides of the various issues and is helpful to the student."
-Mark Yearian, Southwestern Illinois College
"It does a nice job of providing a balanced overview of English history."
-Mark Klobas, Scottsdale Community College
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