This compact and accessible reference work provides all the essential facts and figures about major aspects of modern British history from the death of Queen Anne to the end of the 1990s. The Longman Handbook of Modern British History has been extended to include a fully-revised bibliography (reflecting the wealth of newly published material in recent years), the new statistics on social and economic history and an expanded glossary of terms. The political chronologies have been revised to include the electoral defeat of John Major and the record of New Labour in office. Designed for the student and general reader, this highly-successful handbook provides a wealth of varied data within the confines of a single volume.Essay topics ac a#39;A more effective prime minister than a war leadera#39;. Discuss this view of Pitt the Younger. ac Was the career of Charles James Fox a total failure? ac How did the careers of either Pitt the Younger or Charles James Fox reflectanbsp;...
|Title||:||Longman Handbook to Modern British History 1714 - 2001|
|Author||:||Chris Cook, John Stevenson|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-07-10|