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    DescriptionFrom the invaders of the dark ages to today's coalition, one of Britain's most respected journalists, Simon Jenkins, weaves together a strong narrative with all the most important and interesting dates in a book that characteristically is as stylish as it is authoritative. There have been long synoptic histories of England but until now there has been no standard short work covering all significant events, themes and individuals. Published in association with the National Trust, and beautifully illustrated, this magisterial history will be the standard work for years to come.


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    Title
    A Short History of England
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Simon Jenkins
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 352
    Width: 182 mm
    Height: 254 mm
    Thickness: 36 mm
    Weight: 1,180 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781846684616
    ISBN 10: 1846684617
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD1
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKE
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15520
    DC22: 942
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBKE
    Thema V1.0: NHD
    Illustrations note
    Colour illustrations throughout
    Publisher
    Profile Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Profile Books Ltd
    Publication date
    08 September 2011
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Simon Jenkins is the author of the bestselling England's Thousand Best Churches and England's Thousand Best Houses, the former editor of The Times and Evening Standard and a columnist for the Guardian. He is also chairman of the National Trust.