The History of Britain: From Neolithic times to the 21st Century

 
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Fully illustrated, information-packed exploration of British history from Neolithic times to the present day.

Arranged in eight self-contained sections, each dealing with a major historical period, making it extremely accessible. A pleasure to dip into and simple to look up any subject that interests you from stone circles to the Battle of Britain.


Timelines provide helpful chronological reference and are a handy addition to the text.
Conveniently arranged in eight sections, each dealing with a major historical period - chapters include:

Prehistoric Britain;
Roman Britain;
Invaders and Settlers;
Medieval Britain;
Early Britain;
Georgian Britain;
Victorian Britain;
The Twentieth Century and Beyond.

Covers both well-known historical events such as the Norman invasions and the execution of Charles I, and lesser-known details like the uprisings in Dark Age Wales and the birth of tabloid newspapers in Victorian Britain. More than 150 illustrations and photographs bring the text to life.

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Richard Dargie is Lecturer in Social Studies at the University of Edinburgh, where his research interests include history teacher training and history textbooks. His recent publications include Scotland in the Middle Ages, Medieval Scotland, and Living in a Roman Villa.

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