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Concise History Of England

In Epochs
  • 328 Pages
  • 3.49 MB
  • English
Kessinger Publishing, LLC
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10581100M
ISBN 10054837600X
ISBN 139780548376003

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See the complete Cambridge Concise Histories series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. A CIP catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Book includes some cool pictures and photos, mostly /5. A good rule of thumb is that if a book on British History compiles the years between the fall of the Western Roman Empire and the Norman conquest into only a couple chapters, it isn't a very good book and it is likely to treat potentially legendary accounts such as Hengest and Horsa as fact and, even worse, will probably adopt the.

"Concise history" is correct. It's so concise that the largest events in England's history are very brushed over, and the book moves on so quickly that it's difficult to take in anything. Because of this, I found it difficult to enjoy. Another problem was the editorial comments/5.

This book was set as one of the text books for a university course on British History. The course started atwhich was the date of the Glorious Revolution, when William of Orange was invited to England to take up the throne and King James II was effectively kicked out/5.

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In A Short History of England, bestselling author Simon Jenkins answers all these questions - and many more - as he tells the tumultuous story of a fascinating nation. From the invaders of the dark ages to today's coalition, via the Tudors, the Stuarts and two world wars, Jenkins weaves together a gripping narrative with all the most important and interesting dates /5().

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Originally published as 'The Horizon concise history of England'. New York: American Heritage Publishing, Includes index.

Description: pages: illustrations (some color), color facsimiles, 1 map, portraits (some color) ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Horizon concise history of England: Responsibility: by R.J. White. AttherequestofthePublishers,IhavebroughttheConcise History up todate, andmade certain alterations inthe body of the alterationsare mostly inthe way of condensing.

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