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The history of Great Britain

Author: Anne B Rodrick
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
Series: Greenwood histories of the modern nations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the history of Great Britain from the days of Roman rule through the prime ministership of Tony Blair, following the rise an fall in the fortunes of the nation as it struggled with assimilation and devolution, war, welfare, and other issues.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anne B Rodrick
ISBN: 0313319685 9780313319686
OCLC Number: 55518406
Description: xxii, 198 pages : maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Timeline of historical events --
Great Britain today --
Roman and Anglo-Saxon Britain --
Medieval Britain --
Britain under the early Tudors --
Political and religious change under the later Tudors --
Stuart Britain, the republic, and restoration --
Hanoverian Britain: war and industry --
Britain in the Victorian age --
A new century: Britain under Edward VII and George V --
Decades of crisis: 1930-1960 --
Consensus, antagonism, and decay: Britain 1960-1979 --
Britain since 1979: the Thatcher revolution and the rise of new Labour --
Notable people in the history of Great Britain.
Series Title: Greenwood histories of the modern nations.
Responsibility: Anne Baltz Rodrick.
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