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The Eighteenth Century: 1688-1815 (Short Oxford History of the British Isles)

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This collection takes a thematic approach to eighteenth-century history, covering such topics as domestic politics (including popular political culture), religious developments and changes, social and demographic structure and growth, and culture. It presents a lively picture of an era of intense change and growth.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Time and space, Paul Langford

1. Contested kingdoms, 1688-1796, David Hayton

2. Enlightenment and faith, David Hempton

3. Governing diverse societies, Joanna Innes

4. The wealth of the nation, Martin Daunton

5. The culture of improvement, Peter Borsay

6. Contested Empire, 1756-1815, Michael Duffy

Epilogue, Paul Langford

Further Reading

Chronology

Maps

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780198731313
Editor:
Langford, Paul
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Editor:
Langford, Paul
Author:
Langford, Paul
Author:
null, Paul
Location:
Oxford
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
History
Subject:
Modern - 18th Century
Subject:
International Relations - General
Subject:
Europe - Great Britain - General
Subject:
History, World | British | 18th C
Subject:
Great Britain History 18th century.
Subject:
World History-1650 to Present
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Short Oxford History of the British Isles (Paperback)
Series Volume:
7130
Publication Date:
20020531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 halftones and 5 maps
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.58x5.64x.61 in. .77 lbs.

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