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Stories selected from the history of England, from the conquest to the revolution

J. W. C.

Stories selected from the history of England, from the conquest to the revolution

For children

by J. W. C.

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJ. W. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA32.8 .S9 1847
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, [2], 205, [1] p.
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25413290M
    LC Control Number19000543

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This is a rollicking narrative history (i.e. no footnotes) of England in the long eighteenth century, from the Glorious Revolution of to the Napoleonic Wars. As the title suggests, Ackroyd follows tradition in seeing the period as revolutionary in general, taking in the American Revolution ofthe French Revolution ofand the ongoing Industrial and Scientific Revolutions to boot/5.

ROBERT TOMBS is professor of history at the University of Cambridge and a leading scholar of Anglo-French most recent book, That Sweet Enemy: The French and the British from the Sun King to the Present, co-authored with his wife, Isabelle Tombs, is the first large-scale study of the relationship between the French and the British over the last three by:   Simon Schama's magesterial new book encompasses over 1, years of Britain's history, from the first Roman invasions to the early seventeenth century, and the extraordinary reign of Queen Elizabeth I.

Schama, the author of the highly acclaimed Citizens and The Embarrassment of Riches, is one of the most popular and celebrated historians of our day, and in this magnificent work /5(12). The first two sentences in his Introduction set the meter and tone of the rest of the book: "History is not a narrative of events.

The historian's difficult task is to explain what happened." The rest of the book contains sections, among others, called "narrative of events," which read like a Cited by: Augustin Thierry, History of the Conquest of England by the Normans; Its Causes, and its Consequences, in England, Scotland, Ireland, & on the Continent, translated from the seventh Paris edition, by William Hazlitt (London: H.G.

Bohn, ). In 2 volumes. Find books like Conquest (Making of England, #1) from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked Conquest (Making of England. The rest of book has many stories of England and her conquests, but it also has some stories of the exploration and colonization of America as well as some about other European countries and Russia.

The Struggle for Sea Power begins with praise for England’s conquest of India then shifts to the struggle for North America and the rebellion of. Robert Ramble's [pseud.] stories selected from the history of England, from the conquest to the revolution by Frost, John 2 editions - first published in Read Listen.

The Peterborough Chronicle (also called the Laud Manuscript), one of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles, contains unique information about the history of England after the Norman ing to philologist J.A.W. Bennett, it is the only prose history in English between the Conquest and the later 14th Anglo-Saxon Chronicles were composed and maintained between the various.

The history of the book became an acknowledged academic discipline in the s, Contributors to the discipline include specialists from the fields of textual scholarship, codicology, bibliography, philology, palaeography, art history, social history and cultural key purpose is to demonstrate that the book as an object, not just the text contained within it, is a conduit of.

Book Review: 'Rebellion' By Peter Ackroyd Historian Peter Ackroyd's new book surveys the history of England from the end of the Tudor era to the. American Revolution from the perspective of England. Outside of the 'Glorified' stories on AMC, PBS and the History Channel or in cinema, it was nothing more then a bloody conflict, very bloody for its time.

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England’s first standing army was formed by Oliver Cromwell in The English Bill of Rights () gave Parliament the control of the army that it maintains today. The history of England. "Based on the edition ofwith the author’s last corrections and improvements.” Reprint. Originally published: London: T.

Cadell, With new foreword. Great Britain—History—To 2. Great Britain—History—Tudors, 3. Great Britain—History—Stuarts, I. Title. The early history of Christianity in Britain is highly obscure. Medieval legends concerning the conversion of the island under King Lucius or from a mission by St Philip or Joseph of Arimathea have been discredited; they are alleged to be "pious forgeries" introduced in attempts to establish independence or seniority in the ecclesiastical hierarchy formalised following the Norman conquest of.

Hardcover. Condition: Fair. A five volume set of Smollett's History of England from the Revolution to the Death of George The book are presented as Vols 1 - V on the title page but as 1X - X on the spine.

They are printed for T and J Allman, Great Queen Street, Lincoln's Inn Fields,London. The boards are brown with gold decoration on the. The French conquest of Algeria in the midth century killed up to a third of the native population in three short decades—betweenand 1 million people, according to Ben Kiernan’s Author: Matthew Taub.The book is somewhat misleadingly titled, for in reality the work is largely the history of England, with only brief side excursions into the Scottish and the Welsh past.Revolution, the fourth volume of Peter Ackroyd's enthralling History of England begins in with a revolution and ends in with a famous victory.

In it, Ackroyd takes readers from William of Orange's accession following the Glorious Revolution to the Regency, when the flamboyant Prince of Wales ruled in the stead of his mad father, George III, and England was - again - at war with /5(86).