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Britain in the Twentieth Century
     

Britain in the Twentieth Century

by Charles More
 

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In a century of rapid social change, the British people have experienced two world wars, the growth of the welfare state and the loss of Empire.

Charles More looks at these and other issues in a comprehensive study of Britain’s political, economic and social history throughout the twentieth century. This accessible new book also engages with topical

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In a century of rapid social change, the British people have experienced two world wars, the growth of the welfare state and the loss of Empire.

Charles More looks at these and other issues in a comprehensive study of Britain’s political, economic and social history throughout the twentieth century. This accessible new book also engages with topical questions such as the impact of the Labour party and the role of patriotism in British identity. 

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‘Charles More should be commended for distilling the major concepts, historiography and a mass of evidence into a concise and readable narrative... This book would make an excellent introduction to the study of Britainin the 20th century.’

Dr Alan Simmonds, Department of History, University of Hull

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781317867760
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/22/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
294
File size:
4 MB

Meet the Author

Charles More has published a widely read textbook on modern British economic and social history, The Industrial Age: Economy and Society in Britain 1750-1995, (1989, 1997) and numerous other books and articles, especially on the history of education and of work. He has taught modern British and European history at the University of Gloucestershire since 1980.

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