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The Oxford companion to British history

Author: John Cannon; Robert Crowcroft
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   eBook : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Here, in a single convenient volume, is the essential reference book for anyone with an interest in British history. First published in 1997, under the editorship of the late John Cannon and in consultation with over 100 distinguished contributors, this Companion has now been updated by Robert Crowcroft to include the very latest scholarship and research. It describes and analyses the people and events that have  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Cannon; Robert Crowcroft
ISBN: 9780199677832 0199677832
OCLC Number: 927985851
Description: xvi, 1013 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: PREFACES; CONTRIBUTORS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; NOTE TO THE READER; A TO Z; MAPS; GENEALOGIES; SUBJECT INDEX
Other Titles: Companion to British history
British history
Responsibility: edited by John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

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In over 4,500 entries, this Companion covers all aspects of the history of Britain from 55 BC to the present day. Completely revised and updated, this is the go-to reference work for students and  Read more...

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