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Published: 01 April 2021

896 Pages | 18 maps

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198841111


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The Oxford History of Britain

2021 edition

Updated Edition

Edited by Kenneth O. Morgan

  • Covers all aspects of British history, consensus, and conflict over the two millenia, up to Brexit.
  • A best-seller, aimed equally at the specialist scholar and the general reader.
  • The ten authors are all acclaimed authorities on their respective periods and themes, the majority being fellows of the British Academy.

New to this Edition:

  • This new edition includes a new chapter on the 21st century and an updated epilogue. Morgan explores what has happened in Britain since 2000 and up until 2020: the invasion of Iraq alongside the USA; the rise in terrorist attacks; the 2011 riots; Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee; the London 2012 Olympics; the vote to leave the European Union; Theresa May becoming the second female Prime Minister of the UK, and more.