Printer Friendly

A History of the British Isles: Prehistory to the Present.

9781474216685

A History of the British Isles: Prehistory to the Present

Kenneth L. Campbell

Bloomsbury

2017

468 pages

$29.95

DA30

This introduction for undergraduate students offers an integrated political, social, and cultural history of Britain, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales, from ancient times to the present. The book details factors surrounding rulers, dynasties, civil wars, rebellions, and revolutions up through the French Revolution and Victorian period. One chapter is devoted to the rise of the British Empire in 19th century. Later chapters cover WWI, the interwar years, WWII, and the post war period from 1945 to 1973. Final chapters chronicle politics from 1973 to 2004 and examine the role and future of the British Isles in the 21st century. B&w historical and contemporary photos are included. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)

COPYRIGHT 2017 Ringgold, Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2017 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:ProtoView
Article Type:Book review
Date:Mar 1, 2017
Words:132
Previous Article:Building Your Early Years Business: Planning and Strategies for Growth and Success.
Next Article:Developing Digital Scholarship: Emerging Practices in Academic Libraries.
Topics:

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters