Britons: Forging the Nation, 1707-1837

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Vintage, 1996 - British - 464 pages
A major contribution to an understanding of Britain’s past and to the shape and survival of Britain and its institutions in the future. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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No one would argue that the history of Briton is under represented, history sections in most good bookstores have a shelf or two devoted to the long and influential story of England, Scotland and ... Read full review

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A notable book which exposes how Britons are tied together by what they aren't as much as what they are. Notable for its use of artistic as well as conventional documentary sources. Read full review

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About the author (1996)

Linda Colley was professor of history at yale University from 1982-1997 when she accepted an appointment at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She has just accepted a position as professor of history at Princeton which will begin in the Fall of 2003.

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