New History of England

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Sutton Pub., 2000 - History - 308 pages
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Jeremy Black looks at two millennia of English history, and identifies two major themes: a lack of geographic and concomitant economic unity; and the fact that from the Roman invasion onward, a united England was often politically associated with Europe, from Cnut to the Hanoverians.

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Although I enjoy nonfiction and history, this book is hard to follow and poorly written. I gave up in the Tudors chapter. I'd rather find a better written book on the subject than waste any more time. Read full review

Review: A New History of England

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

A basic overview of English history, or the history of the national area of England, more accurately. The book's focus is on overarching themes, rather than on a chronological narrative. The neophyte ... Read full review


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Jeremy Black is the editor of the "Dorling Kindersley Atlas of World History" and has over 30 single authored books to his name and more than 100 edited works. He has also been involved in several productions for radio and TV. His "Modern British History "(Macmillan 2000) has shown how a successful history of part of the modern world that does not focus on political history can be produced.

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