History of Britain

History of Britain

Children's, Activity & Reference, Children's Reference, Children's History
Hardback Published on: 27/06/2008
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From the Ice Age to the dawn of the 21st century, this book tells the story of Britain, its people and the events that have shaped their lives. It charts the dramatic developments and twists and turns of Britain's history, and describes characters from all walks of life, from conquering kings, revolting peasants and troublesome priests, to intrepid explorers, cunning inventors and outrageous artists.

The people of Britain
Prehistoric Britain
Roman Britain
The early Middle Ages
The Middle Ages
Tudors and Stuarts
The Georgians
The Victorians
The early 20th century
The Second World War
Post War Britain
Factfile Britain’s long and varied history comes to life with intriguing facts, stunning illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and family trees. Includes a factfile with places to visit and internet links to recommended websites via the Usborne Quicklinks Website. Beautifully presented with a cloth cover, dust jacket and ribbon marker.

  • Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780746084441
  • Number of pages: 512
  • Weight: 1960g
  • Dimensions: 259 x 192 x 42 mm

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History of Britain
It is difficult to determine which generation this book is pitched at because it seems to fit all. My daughter wished to increase her understanding of Brit... READ MORE