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Longman Economic and Social History of Britain

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War and Progress Britain 1914-1945

War and Progress: Britain 1914-1945

1st Edition

By Peter Dewey
November 08, 1996

This is an account of how the daily lives of ordinary peoples were changed, profoundly and permanently, by these three momentous decades 1914-1945. Often depicted in negative terms Peter Dewey finds a much more positive pattern in the wealth of evidence he lays before us. His is a story of economic...

Scotland before the Industrial Revolution An Economic and Social History c.1050-c. 1750

Scotland before the Industrial Revolution: An Economic and Social History c.1050-c. 1750

1st Edition

By Ian D. Whyte
June 23, 1995

This splendid portrait of medieval and early modern Scotland through to the Union and its aftermath has no current rival in chronological range, thematic scope and richness of detail. Ian Whyte pays due attention to the wide regional variations within Scotland itself and to the distinctive elements...

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