A Brief History Of Britain, 1660 - 1851

A Brief History Of Britain, 1660 - 1851

William Gibson


How nice Britain was once born - from the recovery to the nice Exhibition. In 1660 England emerged from the devastations of the Civil Wars and restored the king, Charles II, to the throne. Over the subsequent a hundred ninety years Britain could determine itself because the prime country on this planet - the centre of burgeoning Empire, on the vanguard of the Enlightenment and the economic Revolution. even though, radical swap additionally introduced with it anxiousness and violence. the USA is misplaced within the conflict of Independence and demands revolution at domestic are by no means faraway from the skin of way of life. during this scintillating assessment of the period within which Britain replaced the area, and the way that country was once remodeled therefore. William Gibson additionally seems on the effect of this variation had upon the normal women and men. This the is the 3rd booklet within the 4 quantity short historical past of england which brings jointly a few of the prime historians to inform our nation's tale from the Norman Conquest of 1066 to the present-day. Combining the newest learn with available and wonderful tale telling, it's the perfect advent for college kids and common readers.

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