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More Adventures with Britannia: Personalities, Politics and Culture in Britain

More Adventures with Britannia: Personalities, Politics and Culture in Britain
William Roger Louis

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Assembling the reflections of prominent writers on the political and intellectual history of modern Britain, this book takes the reader on an excursion through colonialism and Britain's role in the 20th century. It includes the personalities, politics and culture of the British Isles.

Table of Contents

The Significance of the Frontier in British History by Linda Colley
The British Revolution in America by Jack P. Greene
Queen Victoria's Other Island by Walter L. Arnstein
Was it Possible to be a Good Catholic, a Good Englishman, and a Good Historian? by Reba Soffer
Henry James - the Victorian Scene by R.W.B. Lewis
In Praise of Kipling by Thomas Pinney
Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press by S.P. Rosenbaum
Beyond Gossip - D.H. Lawrence's Writing Life by Mark Kinkead-Weekes
Orwell and the Business of Biography by Bernard Stansky
Mountbatten Revisited by Philip Ziegler
Myths About the Approach to Indian Independence by John Grigg
'A Victorian Tory' - Churchill, the Americans, and Self-Determination by Warren F. Kimball
'That Will Depend on Who Writes the History?' - Winston Churchill as his Own Historian by John Ramsden
British Historians and the Debate Over the 'Postwar Concensus' by Paul Addison
Our Age Revisited by Noel Annan
The Rise and Fall of Party Government in Britain and the United States, 1945-1996 by Samuel W. Cell
From Africa to Empire by Antony Hopkins

Bibliographic Info

Imprint: I.B.Tauris
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd.

Paperback
ISBN: 9781860642937
Publication Date: 31 Dec 1998
Number of Pages: 288
Height: 234
Width: 155

Hardback
ISBN: 9781860642876
Publication Date: 31 Dec 1998
Number of Pages: 288
Height: 234
Width: 155

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