The Oxford History of Britain

The Oxford History of Britain

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The Oxford History of Britain tells the story of Britain and her peoples over two thousand years, from the coming of the Roman legions to the present day. Edited by the distinguished historian Kenneth O. Morgan, this acclaimed history has been updated again for this revised edition.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 794 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 44mm | 521.63g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • maps
  • 019280135X
  • 9780192801357
  • 358,427

Table of contents

1. Roman Britain; 2. The Anglo-Saxon Period; 3. The Early Middle Ages; 4. The Later Middle Ages; 5. The Stuarts; 6. The Eighteenth Century; 7. Revolution and the Rule of Law; 8. The Liberal Age; 9. The Twentieth Century; 10. NEW CHAPTER (TBC); Chronology; Genealogies of Royal Lines; Prime Ministersshow more

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"The standard one-volume history of Britain."--Sunday Timesshow more

About Kenneth O. Morgan

Kenneth O. Morgan is Research Professor at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, and Honorary Fellow of The Queen's College, Oxford. He is author of many major works on British history including Twentieth-Century Britain: A Very Short Introduction and The People's Peace: British History since 1945. He was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 1983.show more

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