The British Isles

Author: Hugh Kearney
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107623898
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This new edition endeavours to recognise and examine contemporary multi-ethnic Britain and its implications for 'four-nations' history, making it an invaluable case-study for European nationhood of the past and present.

The British Isles And The War Of American Independence

Author: Stephen Conway
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191542571
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This book examines a hitherto neglected aspect of the War of American Independence, providing the first wide-ranging account of the impact of this eighteenth-century conflict upon the politics, economy, society and culture of the British ...

New Flora Of The British Isles

Author: Clive Stace
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139486497
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This new edition includes the addition of more than 160 species, so that 4,800 taxa are now covered in varying degrees of detail. It also incorporates the new molecular system of classification based on DNA sequences.

Machiavelli In The British Isles

Author: Alessandra Petrina
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754666974
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Concentrating on William Fowler's Scottish translation and the Queen's College (Oxford) English version, this book investigates four early translations of Niccolò Machiavelli's Prince, surviving in manuscript form, to analyze the impact of ...

Accents Of English Volume 3

Author: J. C. Wells
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521285414
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Volume 1 provides a synthesizing introduction, which shows how accents vary not only geographically, but also with social class, formality, sex and age; and in volumes 2 and 3 the author examines in greater depth the various accents used by ...

Climates Of The British Isles

Author: Elaine Barrow
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317973755
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This chapter uses the extensive precipitation data for the British Isles to examine
changes in rainfall and snowfall variability on different geographical and
historical scales. We also examine the spatial distribution and severity of major
drought ...

A History Of The Peoples Of The British Isles

Author: Thomas William Heyck
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415302333
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Presenting material on themes such as women's history, the family, religion, intellectual history, society, politics and the arts, these volumes provide a resource for students of the political and cultural heritage of the British Isles.