A Short History of England: The Glorious Story of a Rowdy Nation
The heroes and villains, triumphs and disasters of English history are instantly familiar & mdash;-from the Norman Conquest to Henry VIII, Queen Victoria to the two world wars. But to understand their full sigƯnificance we need to know the whole story. . A Short History of England sheds new light on all the key individuals and events in English histoƯry by bringing them together in an enlightening account of the country & rsquo;s birth, rise to global promiƯnence, and then partial eclipse. Written with flair and authority by Guardian columnist and London Times former editor Simon Jenk.
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Review: A Short History of EnglandNutzerbericht - Nick C - Goodreads
Excellent. A few factual errors, but it takes a writer of consumate skill to put a large amount of information into a small volume. Not just a recitation of the main facts and dates either, there are ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
Review: A Short History of EnglandNutzerbericht - Laura - Goodreads
This has been a bit of a mission for me: not having studied such a course at uni, I have endeavoured to finally fill in those gaps in my knowledge of the history of England. I am extremely pleased I ... Vollständige Rezension lesen