The Rise and Fall of the British Nation : A Twentieth-Century History
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- Paperback | 720 pages
- 129 x 198mm
- 27 Jun 2019
- Penguin Books Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
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About David Edgerton
David Edgerton is Hans Rausing Professor of the History of Science and Technology and Professor of Modern British History at King's College London. He is the author of a sequence of ground-breaking books in 20th century British history: Science, Technology and the British Industrial 'Decline', 1870-1970; Warfare State: Britain, 1920-1970; as well as Britain's War Machine, and England and the Aeroplane, both published by Penguin. He is also the author of the iconoclastic and brilliant The Shock of the Old: Technology and Global History Since 1900.