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A History of England, Volume I : Prehistory to 1714 (Chapters 1-16) / Edition 4
     

A History of England, Volume I : Prehistory to 1714 (Chapters 1-16) / Edition 4

by Clayton Roberts, David Roberts, Douglas R. Bisson
 

ISBN-10: 0132064758

ISBN-13: 9780132064750

Pub. Date: 10/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The first volume in a two-volume set, this book provides a broad, narrative account of English history from the first settlers in the Paleolithic Age to the 1714. It draws on the most up-to-date primary and secondary research to illuminate the full range of England's social, economic, cultural, and political past, and focuses on how and why events occurred. It

Overview

The first volume in a two-volume set, this book provides a broad, narrative account of English history from the first settlers in the Paleolithic Age to the 1714. It draws on the most up-to-date primary and secondary research to illuminate the full range of England's social, economic, cultural, and political past, and focuses on how and why events occurred. It stresses dominant themes in English history without espousing any single interpretation, and considers events in Scotland, Wales, and Ireland as they affected developments in England. KEY TOPICS: The Land And The People; Roman Britain: 55 B.C.-450 A.D.19; Anglo-Saxon England: 450-1066; Norman England; The Angevins; The Thirteenth Century: 1216-1307; War And Crisis: 1307-1399; Lancaster And York: 1399-1485; The Reign Of Henry Vii: 1485-1509; War And Reformation: 1509-1547; Protestant And Catholic: 1547-1558; Elizabethan England: 1558-1603; Early Stuart England: 1603-1640; The English Revolution: 1640-1660; Restoration And Revolution: 1660-1689; War And Society. MARKET: For anyone interested in the History of England.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132064750
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2001
Edition description:
4TH
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.99(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

Volume I:

  1. The Land and the People.


  2. Roman Britain: 55 B.C.-450 A.D.19.


  3. Anglo-Saxon England: 450-1066.


  4. Norman England.


  5. The Angevins.


  6. The Thirteenth Century: 1216-1307.


  7. War and Crisis: 1307-1399.


  8. Lancaster and York: 1399-1485.


  9. The Reign of Henry VII: 1485-1509.


10. War and Reformation: 1509-1547.


11. Protestant and Catholic: 1547-1558.


12. Elizabethan England: 1558-1603.


13. Early Stuart England: 1603-1640.


14. The English Revolution: 1640-1660.


15. Restoration and Revolution: 1660-1689.


16. War and Society.
Volume II:

16. War and Society


17. An Age of Stability: 1714-1760.


18. The Economic and Social Transformation of England: 1761-1815.


19. The Intellectual Transformation.


20. Politics in the Reign of George III.


21. Diplomacy and War in the Age of Revolution.


22. Conservatism, Liberalism, and Reform.


23. An Age of Prosperity.


24. Victorianism.


25. The British Empire.


26. An Age of Crisis: 1873-1914.


27. Britain and World War I.


28. Britain between the Wars.


29. Britain and World War II.


30. Socialist Britain: 1945-1990.


31. Life in Socialist Britain.

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