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A short history of England : the glorious story of a rowdy nation, Simon Jenkins

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A short history of England : the glorious story of a rowdy nation
Title
A short history of England
Title remainder
the glorious story of a rowdy nation
Statement of responsibility
Simon Jenkins
Title variation
History of England
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an overview of the history of England from the Saxons to today and provides lists of kings and queens with the date of they ruled, prime ministers, and one hundred key dates in the nation's history
Cataloging source
SPP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jenkins, Simon
Dewey number
942
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • DA30
  • DA30
LC item number
  • .J38 2011
  • .J38 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
A short history of England : the glorious story of a rowdy nation, Simon Jenkins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2011 by Profile Books Ltd." -- T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Saxon dawn : 400-600 -- The birth of England : 600-800 -- The Danes : 800-1066 -- William the Conqueror : 1066-1087 -- The Conqueror's children : 1087-1154 -- Henry and Becket : 1154-1189 -- Magna Carta : 1189-1216 -- Henry III and Simon de Montfort : 1216-1272 -- Hammering the Celts : 1272-1330 -- The Hundred Years War : 1330-1377 -- The Peasants' Revolt to the loss of France : 1377-1453 -- The Wars of the Roses : 1453-1483 -- Bosworth and Henry Tudor : 1483-1509 -- Henry VIII : 1509-1547 -- Reformation, Counter-Reformation : 1547-1558 -- Good Queen Bess : 1558-1603 -- Early Stuarts : 1603-1642 -- Civil War : 1642-1660 -- Restoration : 1660-1688 -- Glorious Revolution : 1688-1714 -- Walpole and Pitt the Elder " 1714-1774 -- From Boston to Waterloo : 1774-1815 -- The road to reform : 1815-1832 -- Victorian dawn : 1832-1868 -- Gladstone and Disraeli : 1868-1901 -- The Edwardians : 1901-1914 -- The First World War : 1914-1918 -- The locust years : 1918-1939 -- The Second World War : 1939-1945 -- The welfare state : 1945-1979 -- Thatcherism : 1979-1990 -- Thatcher's children : 1990-2011 -- Epilogue -- One hundred key dates -- Kings and queens of England from 1066 -- Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom -- Author's Note
Control code
sky244935075
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9781610391429
Isbn Type
(HC)
Lccn
2011937098
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Label
A short history of England : the glorious story of a rowdy nation, Simon Jenkins
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2011 by Profile Books Ltd." -- T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Saxon dawn : 400-600 -- The birth of England : 600-800 -- The Danes : 800-1066 -- William the Conqueror : 1066-1087 -- The Conqueror's children : 1087-1154 -- Henry and Becket : 1154-1189 -- Magna Carta : 1189-1216 -- Henry III and Simon de Montfort : 1216-1272 -- Hammering the Celts : 1272-1330 -- The Hundred Years War : 1330-1377 -- The Peasants' Revolt to the loss of France : 1377-1453 -- The Wars of the Roses : 1453-1483 -- Bosworth and Henry Tudor : 1483-1509 -- Henry VIII : 1509-1547 -- Reformation, Counter-Reformation : 1547-1558 -- Good Queen Bess : 1558-1603 -- Early Stuarts : 1603-1642 -- Civil War : 1642-1660 -- Restoration : 1660-1688 -- Glorious Revolution : 1688-1714 -- Walpole and Pitt the Elder " 1714-1774 -- From Boston to Waterloo : 1774-1815 -- The road to reform : 1815-1832 -- Victorian dawn : 1832-1868 -- Gladstone and Disraeli : 1868-1901 -- The Edwardians : 1901-1914 -- The First World War : 1914-1918 -- The locust years : 1918-1939 -- The Second World War : 1939-1945 -- The welfare state : 1945-1979 -- Thatcherism : 1979-1990 -- Thatcher's children : 1990-2011 -- Epilogue -- One hundred key dates -- Kings and queens of England from 1066 -- Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom -- Author's Note
Control code
sky244935075
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9781610391429
Isbn Type
(HC)
Lccn
2011937098
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)

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