History of England, A , Volume 2 (1688 to the Present) Plus MySearchLab with eText -- Access Card Package / Edition 6

History of England, A , Volume 2 (1688 to the Present) Plus MySearchLab with eText -- Access Card Package / Edition 6

by Clayton Roberts, David Roberts, Douglas R. Bisson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0205979858

ISBN-13: 9780205979851

Pub. Date: 10/25/2013

Publisher: Pearson

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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205979851
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
10/25/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 16: War and Society

Chapter 17: An Age of Stability: 1714—1760

Chapter 18: The Economic, and Social Transformation of England: 1761—1815

Chapter 19: The Intellectual Transformation

Chapter 20: Politics in the Reign of George III

Chapter 21: Diplomacy and War in the Age of Revolution

Chapter 22: Conservatism, Liberalism, and Reform

Chapter 23: An Age of Prosperity

Chapter 24: Victorianism

Chapter 25: The British Empire

Chapter 26: An Age of Crisis: 1873—1914

Chapter 27: Britain and World War I

Chapter 28: Britain between the Wars

Chapter 29: Britain and World War II

Chapter 30: Life in Socialist Britain

Chapter 31: Socialist Britain: 1945—2007

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