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Creating a dialogue between leading figures in natural law thought, the Companion is an ideal introduction to the main commitments of natural law jurisprudence, whilst also offering a concise summary of developments in current scholarship for more advanced readers. out of 5 stars Great book on the history of Britain's natural resources! Reviewed in the United States on Janu This is a great book on the history of Britain's natural resources, terrain, and natural historical sites!Cited by: 1. A Companion to Stuart Britain. Editor(s): Barry Coward; First published: 1 January "This book is state-of-the-art. It is outstanding in offering a reliable, accurate, concise and up-to-date guide to the best recent work on all the key topics in 17th century British history." BBC History Magazine. About this book This authoritative Companion introduces readers to the developments that lead to Britain becoming a great world power, the leading European imperial state, and, at the same time, the most economically and socially advanced, politically liberal and religiously tolerant nation in .
He is the author of books on the Roman West and the early Germanic peoples, including The Early Germans (second edition, Blackwell, ), Migrants and Invaders () and Roman Britain (third edition, Blackwell, ). He retired as Principal of Trevelyan College, Durham, in This Companion brings together 32 new essays by leading historians to provide a reassessment of British history in the early twentieth century. The contributors present lucid introductions to the literature and debates on major aspects of the political, social and economic history of Britain . A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain presents 33 essays by expert scholars on all the major aspects of the political, social, economic and cultural history of Britain during the late Georgian and Victorian eras. Truly British, rather than English, in scope. Pays attention to the experiences of women as well as of men. A Companion to Contemporary Britain covers the key themes and debates of 20th-century history from the outbreak of the Second World War to the end of the century. Assesses the impact of the Second World War Looks at Britain's role in the wider world, including the legacy of Empire, Britain's 'special relationship' with the United States, and integration with continental/5(7).
A Companion to Britain in the Later Middle Ages (Blackwell Companions to British History Book 1) 1st Edition, Kindle Edition by S. H. Rigby (Editor) Format: Kindle EditionManufacturer: Wiley-Blackwell. Mineral Substances used in the Arts and Manufactures - An Explanatory Text Book Illustrative of the Imports, Exports and Productions of Great Britain and Her Colonies, adapted as a companion to a Cabinet of Natural History Hardcover – January 1, Author: Thomas Edward Dexter. A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain presents 33 essays by expert scholars on all the major aspects of the political, social, economic, and cultural history of Britain during the late Georgian and Victorian eras. It makes sense of the fascinating new perspectives on this era that have been generated in recent years while not losing sight of broader, more enduring themes/5(4). A Companion to the Early Printed Book in Britain, is an essential volume and deserves a place on every shelf. This is a book that no one will regret acquiring and whose insights should definitively shape future discussion of this subject.