A Companion to Eighteenth-Century Britain
Copyright © 2002 by Blackwell Publishers Ltd
Editor(s): H. T. Dickinson
Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
Print ISBN: 9780631218371
Online ISBN: 9780470998885
About this Book
This authoritative Companion introduces readers to the developments that lead to Britain becoming a great world power, the leading European imperial state, and, at the same time, the most economically and socially advanced, politically liberal and religiously tolerant nation in Europe.
- Covers political, social, cultural, economic and religious history. Written by an international team of experts.
- Examines Britain's position from the perspective of other European nations.