Transactions of the Royal Historical Society: Volume 10 Sixth Series

by Royal Historical Society

Part of the Royal Historical Society Transactions Series

Transactions of the Royal Historical Society: Volume 10 Sixth Series Synopsis

The Transactions of the Royal Historical Society offers readers an annual collection of major articles representing some of the best historical research by some of the world's most distinguished historians. Also available as a journal, volume ten of the sixth series takes the theme 'the British-Irish Union of 1801' as its main focus and includes the Presidential Address on 'Britain and the World in the Eighteenth Century: Reshaping the Empire' by P. J. Marshall, 'Court cases and Legal Arguments in England c.1066-1166' by John Hudson, 'The Union in European Context' by William Doyle, 'Alliances and Misalliances in the politics of the Union' by L. M. Cullen, 'Ireland, India and the Empire, 1780-1914' by C. A. Bayley and 'The Divergence of England: The Growth of the English Economy in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries' by E. A. Wrigley.

Transactions of the Royal Historical Society: Volume 10 Sixth Series Press Reviews

'A serious academic read then, well written, with a lot to ponder on.' The Times Higher Education Supplement 'This collection of essays provides historians of Ireland with plenty of scope for reflections and the royal Historical society is to be congratulated on devoting a volume of its proceedings to the Irish Act of Union.' Irish Economic and Social History Journal

Book Information

ISBN: 9780521793520
Publication date: 1st February 2001
Author: Royal Historical Society
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 448 pages
Categories: General & world history, Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900,

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