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A social history of England / Asa Briggs.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM HN398.E5 B74 1984 (Text) 00000106384035 General book Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 941.084 BRI (Text) 39391000867554 Nonfiction Available -
Linton PL - Linton 941 BRI V.1 (Text) 30149000091412 Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 067065549X
  • ISBN: 9780670655496
  • Physical Description: 320 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking Press, 1984.

Content descriptions

General Note: Reprint. Originally published: London : Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1983.
Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: "Photographic acknowledgements and picture sources": pages 318-320.
Formatted Contents Note: Unwritten history -- Invasion, resistance, settlement and conquest -- Dependence, expansion and culture -- Order and conflict -- Problems, opportunities and achievements -- Revolution, restoration and settlement -- The quest for wealth, power and pleasure -- The experience of industrialization -- Webs of communication -- Victorianism : prelude, experssion, aftermath -- The divides of war -- Poverty and progress -- Ends and beginnings.
Summary, etc.: The author examines the course of English social history from earliest times through the Roman and Norman invasions as well as the centuries of expansion and growth as world power.
Subject: England > Social conditions.

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