The United Kingdom: England, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615309756
  • ISBN-13: 9781615309757
  • DDC: 942
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Despite its comparatively small size, England has been a nation of considerable stature on the international stage for much of its history. As the home of parliamentary government, William Shakespeare, and the English language, England has been an influential player in the political and cultural development of nations the world over. The story of England is captured in this compelling volume, which provides an overview of its rich past, remarkable present, and promising future.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: England: The Land and Its People.
2: The English Economy.
3: English Government and Society.
4: English Cultural Life.
5: Ancient Britain.
6: Anglo-Saxon England through the Norman Conquest.
7: The Plantagenets.
8: England under the Tudors.
9: The Stuarts and the Commonwealth.
10: 18th-Century Britain, 1714–1815.
11: Britain from the 19th Century.