... The Isles: A History

By: [British Isles] Davies, Norman

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When did British history begin, and where will it all end?

These controversial issues are tackled head-on in Norman Davies's polemical and persuasive survey of the four countries that in modern times have become known as the British Isles.

Covering 10 millennia in just over a thousand pages, from "Cheddar Man" to New Labour, Davies shows how relatively recently the English state was formed--no earlier than Tudor times--and shows, too, how a sense of Britishness emerged only with the coming of empire in the 18th and 19th centuries.

No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.

Title: ... The Isles: A History

Author Name: [British Isles] Davies, Norman


Edition: First Edition, Later Printing.

Publisher: New York:, Oxford University Press,: 2000.

ISBN Number: 0195134427

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

lb: 5.00 lb

Seller ID: 007925