Social History of England by Asa Briggs

Social History of England by Asa Briggs

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Originally published in 1983 by Weidenfeld and Nicholson this is the third revised edition of this exploration of English society, brought up to the present day. Briggs's approach to history is to emphasize human experience rather than concepts, switching from kitchen to drawing room or garden, from field to factory.

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Ranging widely over time and place, Asa Briggs highlights continuities and changes in society in England from prehistory to the present day. Literature, art and politics are investigated as aspects and gauges of human experience, research in related disciplines is discussed and changes in historical interpretations explained. The author also offers his own, personal, view of social history.

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SKU GOR001777704
Title Social History of England
Author By (author) Asa Briggs
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Orion Publishing Co
Year Published 1994
Number of Pages 352
ISBN 10 029783262X
ISBN 13 9780297832621
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Details

Ranging widely over time and place, Asa Briggs highlights continuities and changes in society in England from prehistory to the present day. Literature, art and politics are investigated as aspects and gauges of human experience, research in related disciplines is discussed and changes in historical interpretations explained. The author also offers his own, personal, view of social history.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001777704
Title Social History of England
Author By (author) Asa Briggs
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Orion Publishing Co
Year Published 1994
Number of Pages 352
ISBN 10 029783262X
ISBN 13 9780297832621
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No

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