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After Britain

new Labour and the return of Scotland

by Tom Nairn

  • 285 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Granta Books in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Labour Party (Great Britain),
    • Home rule -- Scotland.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1997-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementTom Nairn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA592 .N35 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 324 p. ;
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4009329M
      ISBN 101862073228
      LC Control Number2001369574
      OCLC/WorldCa45308166

      3 The United Kingdom was formed on January 1, , with the union of Great Britain and Ireland. After George III was styled "King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland." 4 Oliver and Richard Cromwell served as lords protector of England, Scotland, and Ireland during the .   But when the major powers developed more powerful hydrogen bombs — the United States in and the Soviet Union in — Britain followed suit. After being refused H Author: Catherine Putz.

      Staying Power is recognised as the definitive history of black people in Britain, an epic story that begins with the Roman conquest and continues to this day. In a comprehensive account, Peter Fryer reveals how Africans, Asians and their descendants, previously hidden from history, have profoundly influenced and shaped events in Britain over the course of the last two thousand years/5(3).   BRITAIN’S most violent lag Charles Bronson has published a poetry book. Bronson, 67, has spent 33 of his 45 years inside in solitary confinement after violent attacks. In .

        The British photographer’s latest book, “Parade,” documented life in the French region of Brittany, hoping to show the complexity and openness of what may seem to be a tribal, inward-looking.   Nine years after the end of World War II, the smell of burning ration books blended with the aroma of roast beef as Britons celebrated an end to 14 years of rationing.


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