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Recent views on British history

essays on historical writing since 1966

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Historiography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited for the Conference on British Studies by Richard Schlatter.
      ContributionsSchlatter, Richard, 1912-1987., Conference on British Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA1 .R4 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 525 p. ;
      Number of Pages525
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3783214M
      ISBN 100813509599
      LC Control Number81023557

        Melvyn Bragg, who hosts the terrific In Our Time program on BBC Radio, has put together a list of the twelve British books that have changed the world. The list is for a television series that he’ll be hosting. As an article in the Guardian explains, the most recent book on the list is from , and there’s no fiction at all. What’s interesting about Bragg’s list is that they’re not. An entire year of high school British history curriculum in an easy-to-teach and comprehensive volume. Students will complete this course knowing the rise of the British Empire that has influenced nearly every corner of the earth. The teacher’s guide includes assignments with answers, learning objectives, grading criteria, and short essay questions to help the student comprehend and apply 95%(4).

      The acclaimed author of Troublesome Young Men reveals the behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its WWII alliance with Britain, told from the perspective of three key American players in London: Edward R. Murrow, the handsome, chain-smoking head of CBS News in Europe; Averell Harriman, the hard-driving millionaire who ran FDR’s Lend-Lease program in London; and John . This journal does not charge fees for submission or publication of articles. This is an Open Access journal. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles in the Journal, and users can use, reuse and build upon the material in the Journal for non-commercial purposes as long as attribution is given when appropriate or necessary.

      Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. 52 Times Britain was a Bellend: The History You Didn’t Get Taught At School. Its not the broadest book--it focuses on India, Brazil, and China, and isn't just about British colonialism (especially when it is discussing things other than India), but is still a hugely valuable perspective, backed up by a lot of data and detail, to properly understand colonialism and its role in history.


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