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Britain in the Twentieth Century

by Charles More

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Published by Longman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • History: World,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Textbooks,
  • British Isles,
  • Modern - 21st Century,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History / General,
  • Europe - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Politics and government,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7882102M
    ISBN 100582784832
    ISBN 109780582784833

    Book Description. Britain in the Twentieth Century is a new approach to teaching and learning twentieth century British history at A level. It meets the needs of teachers and students studying for today's revised AS and A2 exams. In a unique style, Britain in the Twentieth Century focuses on the key topics within the period. Each topic is then comprehensively explored to provide background.   Tony Judt's last book is an admirable assessment of intellectuals and politics in the last century Neal Ascherson Thu 2 Feb EST First published on Thu 2 Feb EST.

    A comprehensive reference work of twentieth-century book illustration, this dictionary covers over eight hundred illustrators whose work was first published in Britain. The entries are arranged alphabetically, and each includes biographical information, a brief discussion of subjects and style, lists of periodicals to which the artist has contributed and of books illustrated, and a detailed. For more on 20th century Britain, read Francesca Carnevali’s 20th Century Britain: Economic, Cultural and Social Change. Read the full article and discover lots more historical features in the newest issue of BRITAIN Click here to subscribe! Related articles 20th century Britain. History of London. Out of the ordinary opera. London’s Blue.

    Appeasing Hitler: Chamberlain, Churchill and the Road to Tim Bouverie. Bodley Head, London, xiii + pp. ISBN ; , £ Was the 20th century a Christian century, a secular century, or an ecumenical century? These are questions which Brian Stanley wrestles with in Christianity in the Twentieth Century: A World History. In fifteen chapters, he attempts to map the contours of the major developments, events, movements, and trends that were shaped by Christianity in the 20th century, and how these events and.


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Britain in the Twentieth Century by Charles More Download PDF EPUB FB2

Twentieth-Century Britain: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions #24), Kenneth O. Morgan The last century has been a tumultuous one for the culture and politics of Britain. Kenneth Morgan's Twentieth-Century Britain is a crisp analysis of the forces of consensus and conflict that have existed in Britain since the First World War/5.

Britain in the Twentieth Century offers a broad and up-to-date perspective which is ideal for students of modern British history.

Charles More has published a widely read textbook on modern British economic and social history, The Industrial Age: Economy and Society in Britain(, ) and numerous other books and articles Cited by: 5. The last century has been a tumultuous one for the culture and politics of Britain.

Kenneth Morgan's Twentieth-Century Britain is a crisp analysis of the forces of consensus and conflict that have existed in Britain since the First World War. Using a wide variety of sources, including the records of political parties and recently released documents from Britain's Public Records Office, Kenneth Cited by: 2.

Nineteenth-century feminists fought for higher education as proof of women's mental and intellectual capacities, to enable them to practise medicine and to better their chances in teaching.

Changes in educational provision for middle­ class girls and women in the late Victorian period were intimately connected with the rise of 'first-wave.

This book is the first comprehensive history of consumerism as an organised social and political movement. Matthew Hilton offers a groundbreaking account of consumer movements, ideologies and organisations in twentieth-century Britain.

Britain in the Twentieth Century is a new approach to teaching and learning twentieth century British history at A level. It meets the needs of teachers and students studying for today's revised AS and A2 exams.

In a unique style, Britain in the Twentieth Century focuses on the key topics within the period. Each topic is then comprehensively explored to provide background, essay writing advice. Reviews “Charlotte Greenhalgh’s Aging in Twentieth-Century Britain makes a signal contribution to modern British history by recovering the lives, voices, and agency of the elderly in the twentieth century.

It is an acute and moving account of people who have been, until now, largely left out of the historical narrative.”—Stephen Brooke, author of Sexual Politics: Sexuality, Family. Pages in category "20th-century history books" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total.

This list may not reflect recent changes ().(previous page) (). It is commonly remarked that no satisfactory general history of Britain for the first half of the twentieth century exists. This book represents an endeavor to fill this need. Having at last completed the task, I am somewhat aghast at my temerity in undertaking it.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 25 cm. Contents: Introduction to Britain in the twentieth century --Britain in a new century, --The impact of the First World War, --Inter-war domestic problems, --British foreign policy between the wars, --Britain and the.

Book Reviews Editor. Dr Hannah Charnock. About the journal. Twentieth Century British History publishes outstanding work on all aspects of the history of Britain and the British world during the long-twentieth century.

In a century of rapid social change, the British people have experienced two world wars, the growth of the welfare state and the loss of Empire.

Charles More looks at these and other issues in a comprehensive study of Britain’s political, economic and social history throughout the twentieth by: 5. Get this from a library.

Britain in the twentieth century. [Charles More] -- "Napoleon once famously remarked that the English were a nation of shopkeepers.

Regardless of whether this should be taken as a compliment or as a calumny, it was certainly what sprang to this. In this way, my book is about religion and society, and for this reason it is devoted to the cultural, social, and economic context which framed religious change in Britain during the century, and I offer extensive commentary about causation of that change (notably in chapter 1).

Twentieth-century Britain: an encyclopedia User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Edited by a renowned scholar of British history, this revised edition of a work first published in features over entries by international academics.

UK ed. Language: English. Brand new Book. Britain in the Twentieth Century is a new approach to teaching and learning twentieth century British history at A level. It meets the needs of teachers and students studying for today's revised AS and A2 a unique style, Britain in the Twentieth Century focuses on the key topics within the Range: $ - $   “Closely argued, rigorously researched, and conclusively written, The Crafts in Britain in the 20th Century is the sort of book that is normally written by a team of experts, not a single author these days.

It is a hugely knowledgeable but extremely readable ‘book of ideas and arguments’ which uses the history of the decorative arts to. The twentieth century gave us literary modernism, postmodernism, magical realism, dystopian fiction, and new perspectives on race, empire, gender, and politics.

Below, we introduce ten classic twentieth-century novels which anyone aiming to be well-read in twentieth-century fiction should aim to read. James Joyce, Ulysses. Although it has a reputation as [ ]. Buy Britain in the Twentieth Century: A History 1 by More, Charles (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Townsend show how cars changed the. Professor Jordanna Bailkin: Britain has long had a sense of itself offering refuge to a number of different people through the twentieth century and an image of its own tolerance and generosity.In Mixed Race Britain in the Twentieth Century, Chamion Caballero and Peter J.

Aspinall critically investigate newly discovered archives, photographs, first-hand lived experiences and existing academic literature to present an unprecedentedly comprehensive history of racial mixing in Britain.

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