The Eclipse of a Great Power

Modern Britain 1870-1992

Author: Keith Robbins

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317894979

Category: History

Page: 488

View: 3525

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

View: 9137

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

View: 4711

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

View: 1729

"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


Category: England

Page: 456

View: 326

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


Category: American literature

Page: N.A

View: 7587

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

View: 9485


Die Federalist papers

Author: Alexander Hamilton,James Madison,John Jay

Publisher: C.H.Beck

ISBN: 9783406547546

Category: Constitutional history

Page: 583

View: 398