A Short History of England: The Glorious Story of a Rowdy - download pdf or read online

By Simon Jenkins

ISBN-10: 1610392310

ISBN-13: 9781610392310

The heroes and villains, triumphs and failures of English background are immediately familiar—-from the Norman Conquest to Henry VIII, Queen Victoria to the 2 global wars. yet to appreciate their complete sig­nificance we have to recognize the complete story.

 

A brief heritage of britain sheds new gentle on all of the key members and occasions in English histo­ry by way of bringing them jointly in an enlightening account of the country’s beginning, upward thrust to worldwide promi­nence, after which partial eclipse. Written with aptitude and authority through Guardian columnist and LondonTimes former editor Simon Jenkins, this can be the definitive narrative of the way today’s England got here to be. Concise yet accomplished, with greater than 100 colour illustrations, this gorgeous single-volume heritage often is the general paintings for years to come.

 

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