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Evans, Eric J. 1945-

Overview
Works: 39 works in 289 publications in 3 languages and 10,443 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Encyclopedias  Local history  Genealogy  Maps  Chronology 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Other
Classifications: DA591.T47, B
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Most widely held works by Eric J Evans
Thatcher and Thatcherism by Eric J Evans ( )
41 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 2,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Thatcherism produced dramatic changes in most aspects of public life, both in Britain and abroad. Thatcher and Thatcherism surveys the origins and impact of Thatcherism as a cultural construct and an economic creed. Centering on the career of Margaret Thatcher, the author argues that Thatcherism was a bold experiment in ideologically driven government that failed to meet its objectives while nevertheless decisively shifting the political landscape of Britain."--Jacket
Sir Robert Peel statesmanship, power and party by Eric J Evans ( )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eric Evans presents an introduction to the life and career of British Prime Minister, Sir Robert Peel. The author reassesses Peel's career, arguing that although his executive and administrative strengths were great, he presented political problems which he was incapable of solving
The forging of the modern state : early industrial Britain, 1783-1870 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
51 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book has been thoroughly revised to take account of the latest research and to provide fresh perspectives on this key period when Britain was transformed into the world's first industrial power
Political parties in Britain, 1783-1867 by Eric J Evans ( )
19 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theme of Professor Evans' book is the growth of a recognizable modern party system from the much looser and often family-based attachments from the eighteenth century. Many periods and topics are dealt with in this comprehensive book
William Pitt the Younger by Eric J Evans ( )
13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Providing a complete historical background to Pitt's career, Eric Evans re-examines his policies and achievements in the light of recent research, and offers fresh insight on established stereotypes
Social policy, 1830-1914 : individualism, collectivism, and the origins of the welfare state ( Book )
9 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great Reform Act of 1832 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
19 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1832 Reform Act was a watershed in the history of modern Britain, affecting the constitution of parliament and the course of all subsequent legislation. Eric Evans updates and extends his classic account of the crucial and economic issues
The contentious tithe : the tithe problem and English agriculture, 1750-1850 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
9 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Britain before the Reform Act : politics and society 1815-1832 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
23 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the years1815-1832, Britain came close to revolution. Fewer than twenty years separate the Battle of Waterloo from the passing of the 'Great' Reform Act but during this period Britain's political elite was challenged as never before. In rising to that challenge, the political elite attempted, with considerable success, to ensure that Britain engineered that most perilous of transitions, from a less complex and more deferential society into a modern urban and industrial one, while avoding political revolution. In this extensively revised 2nd edition Evans engages w
Parliamentary reform, c1770-1918 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This new Seminar Study follows the history of parliamentary reform from its modern origins during the period of the Enlightenment to the end of the First World War when women received parliamentary votes for the first time. The book's long time scale encourages readers to consider both short and long-term causes and consequences. It also enables them to make comparisons and contrasts between the different Reform Acts."--Jacket
A social history of Britain in postcards, 1870-1930 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
7 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shaping of modern Britain : identity, industry and empire, 1780-1914 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this wide-ranging history of modern Britain, Eric Evans surveys every aspect of the period in which Britain was transformed into the world's first industrial power. By the end of the nineteenth century, Britain was still ruled by wealthy landowners, but the world over which they presided had been utterly transformed. It was an era of revolutionary change unparalleled in Britain - yet that change was achieved without political revolution. Ranging across the developing empire, and dealing with such central institutions as the church, education, health, finance and rural and
British history an illustrated guide by Gerard Cheshire ( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From Boudicca to Henry VIII, from the Battle of Hastings in 1066 to the Gulf war, this comprehensive guide outlines Britain's chronological past through its wars, changes in society and religion, its literature and culture and its royalty. Britain's powerful influence is revealed in an easily accessible format and is perfect for a wide range of readers
Tithes : maps, apportionments and the 1836 Act by Eric J Evans ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Technical education and the state since 1850 : historical and contemporary perspectives ( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tithes and the Tithe Commutation Act 1836 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The birth of modern Britain : 1780-1914 by Eric J Evans ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
ILLUSTRATED guide to British history by David Boyle ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tithe apportionments of Worcestershire, 1837-1851 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transcription of the records used in the Worcestershire Tithe Map Project, a tithe map and apportionment for each parish which was part of Worcestershire, and still paying tithes in kind, at the time of the Tithe Commutation Act in 1836; contents of booklet appear also in their entirety on the CD-ROM
Chartism by Eric J Evans ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Evans, Eric
Evans, Eric 1945-
Evans, Eric J. 1945-
Evans, Eric John 1945-
Languages
English (264)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
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