granchester make the most of Lovereading debuts of the month killer on the wall eligible curtis sittenfeld
Search our site
Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell Read the opening extract of the brand new Lisa Jewell book before its publication on 27/07/2017

History of England by John Priestley MA MSc
  

History of England

Synopsis

History of England by John Priestley MA MSc

The author, an Oxford graduate, writes a complete political history up to the year 2010. This book is written as traditional history - kings, queens, battles, treaties, acts of Parliament, dates, quotations. The author sets out to discover who the British people really are, with material on the ethnic background of the population. There is still room for plenty of standard history, including the glorious feats of the English sailors of the eighteenth century, the development of the astonishing British Empire, the long battles to defeat Napoleon and Hitler, the gladiatorial struggles of Margaret Thatcher, and indeed all aspects of the history of the British Isles. There are special appendices covering the American Civil War and the foundation of Australia. Illustrated with photographs, thirteen maps and a set of ten genealogical tables. Review for this book: "e;Easy to read, brilliant!"e; John Knapp (Accountant)

About the Author

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

3rd April 2014

Author

John Priestley MA MSc

More books by
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

Lulu.com Lulu.com

Format

eBook

ISBN

9781291131451