The Routledge Companion to Britain in the Nineteenth Century, 1815-1914
By (author) Chris Cook
Normal Price: $54.99
Your Price: $49.49 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $5.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.47 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Routledge Companion to Britain in the Nineteenth Century, 1815-1914 by Chris Cook
Book DescriptionThe Routledge Companion to Britain in the Nineteenth Century, 1815-1914 is an accessible and indispensable compendium of essential information on the Victorian and Edwardian eras. Using chronologies, maps, glossaries, an extensive bibliography, a wealth of statistical information and nearly two hundred biographies of key figures, this clear and concise book provides a comprehensive guide to modern British history from the end of the Napoleonic Wars to the outbreak of the First World War. As well as the key areas of political, economic and social development of the era, this book also covers the increasingly emergent themes of sexuality, leisure, gender and the environment, exploring in detail the following aspects of the nineteenth century: * parliamentary and political reform * chartism, radicalism and popular protest * the Irish Question * the rise of Imperialism * the regulation of sexuality and vice * the development of organised sport and leisure * the rise of consumer society. This book is an ideal reference resource for students and teachers alike.
Buy Routledge Companion to Britain in the Nineteenth Century, 1815-1914 book by Chris Cook from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415359702
(234mm x 156mm x 20mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 29-Jul-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Chris Cook
Pears' Cyclopaedia 2015-2016, Hardback (August 2015)View all books by Chris Cook
Offers information on wide-ranging subjects as global events, Norse mythology and modern cinema. This edition includes entries for all major events from 2014-15 and all the traditional favourites - from public figures and celebrities, through medical matters and classical mythology, to a gazetteer of the British Isles and the latest tax advice.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Routledge Companion to Britain in the Nineteenth Century, 1815-1914 book by Chris Cook and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Chris Cook
Chris Cook was Head of the Modern Archives Unit at the London School of Economics and is co-author (with John Stevenson) of The Routledge Companion to European History since 1763 and The Routledge Companion to World History since 1914. A Fellow of the Royal Historical Society he is also author of European Political Facts of the Twentieth Century and the best-selling Pears Cyclopedia. He is currently compiling British Political Archives since the Second World War.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.