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Published: 17 December 2011

464 Pages | 2 maps and 10 black and white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199593996

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The Two Unions

Ireland, Scotland, and the Survival of the United Kingdom, 1707-2007

Alvin Jackson

  • The first book to examine the lengthy survival of the Union, instead of its decline
  • Discusses not only the history and varied health of the United Kingdom over the past 300 years, but also its present condition and prospects
  • Covers an important topic of current debate so has an urgent contemporary relevance and importance
  • Provides students and general readers with key information and arguments on a vitally important theme
  • Covers a broad chronological range: 300 years of key issues and themes