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By Chris Williams

A significant other to Nineteenth-Century Britain offers 33 essays via specialist students on all of the significant elements of the political, social, fiscal and cultural historical past of england in the course of the overdue Georgian and Victorian eras.

  • Truly British, instead of English, in scope.
  • Pays consciousness to the reports of ladies in addition to of guys.
  • Illustrated with maps and charts.
  • Includes courses to additional reading.

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Howe, Free Trade and Liberal England, 1846–1946 (1997) and D. Winch and P. K. O’Brien, eds, The Political Economy of British Historical Experience, 1688–1914 (2002). Chapter Two Britain and the European Balance of Power John R. 1 The Treaty of Versailles of 1919 and the documenting of Britain’s previous involvement in Europe were their main preoccupations at the time. Historical literature on British relations with Europe in the nineteenth century has maintained this narrative and diplomatic thrust.

18. R. Price, British Society, 1680–1880: Dynamism, Containment and Change (Cambridge, 1999), p. 11. 19. R. K. Webb, Modern England: From the Eighteenth Century to the Present (London, 1980), p. xiii. See also D. Read, England 1868–1914: The Age of Urban Democracy (London, 1979), p. ix; and the foreword by R. Blake to R. Shannon, The Crisis of Imperialism 1865–1915 (London, 1976), p. viii. 20. P. Langford, ‘Preface’, to C. , The Nineteenth Century: The British Isles: 1815–1901 (Oxford, 2000), p.

Floud and D. McCloskey, eds, The Economic History of Britain since 1700, vol. 2, 1860–1939 (Cambridge, 1994), p. 203. britain and the world economy 33 FURTHER READING Britain’s position in the nineteenth-century world economy is central to A. G. Kenwood and A. L. Lougheed, The Growth of the International Economy, 1820–2000 (1999), to K. H. O’Rourke and J. G. Williamson, Globalization and History: The Evolution of a NineteenthCentury Atlantic Economy (1999), and to the interpretative essay by P.

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