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Published: 04 June 2012

336 Pages | 10 maps

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199535378

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England and its Island Neighbours, 1500-1707

Derek Hirst

Oxford Histories

  • A rich narrative history of England's increasing dominance over the territories that became known as the British Isles
  • Inter-relates the histories of the four nations, highlighting the interconnectedness of the British, Irish, and Scottish, and Welsh stories
  • Draws on the latest scholarship as well as the evidence of the actors themselves, from Henry VIII and Elizabeth I, to Spenser and Shakespeare, Cromwell and Milton