The Eclipse of a Great Power

Modern Britain 1870-1992

Author: Keith Robbins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317894979

Category: History

Page: 488

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Covers both the expansion and the decline of the British Empire and the reasons behind this sudden eclipse in power.

Nationhood and Identity

The British State

Author: David Powell

Publisher: I.B.Tauris

ISBN: 9781860645174

Category: History

Page: 314

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David Powell charts the political evolution of the United Kingdom. The result is a cultural history of British politics, seen through music, sport, war and literature and an attempt to look into the future of the nationalisms that survive in Britain today.

Great Britain

A Reference Guide from the Renaissance to the Present

Author: Richard S. Tompson

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 0816074720

Category: History

Page: 561

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An A-Z reference guide to significant people, ideas, places, and events in British history.

Reader's guide to British history

Author: D. M. Loades

Publisher: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers

ISBN: 9781579584269

Category: History

Page: 1620

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"A masterful attempt to describe the historical secondary literature of the British Isles -- from prehistory to the present day -- the set is comprised of substantial essays of 1,000 to 3,000 words each on a wide array of subjects -- all written by pre-eminent scholars in language accessible to beginning students and advanced researchers. Each listed essay title is given a thorough annotation."--"The Top 20 Reference Titles of the Year," American Libraries, May 2004.

The English Nation

The Great Myth

Author: Edwin Jones

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: England

Page: 456

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In this reinterpretation of the history of England, Edwin Jones reveals that a false view of the English past, created during the reign of Henry VIII, became one of the most powerful influences on English outlook and behaviour.

Books in Print

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

Page: N.A

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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Das Alte Europa 1660-1789

Kultur der Macht und Macht der Kultur

Author: T. C. W. Blanning

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783896785510

Category: Books and reading

Page: 516

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Die Federalist papers

Author: Alexander Hamilton,James Madison,John Jay

Publisher: C.H.Beck

ISBN: 9783406547546

Category: Constitutional history

Page: 583

View: 398

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