BEST AZW "☆ This Realm of England, Volume 2" || READ (PDF) ☆ #2020


  • Title: This Realm of England, Volume 2
  • Author: Lacey Baldwin Smith
  • ISBN: 9780618001026
  • Page: 159
  • Format: Paperback

  • This Realm of England, Volume 2 By Lacey Baldwin Smith This text, which is the second volume in the best selling History of England series, tells how a small and insignificant outpost of the Roman empire evolved into a nation that has produced and disseminated so many significant ideas and institutions The Eighth Edition incorporates women s history, while continuing to provide balanced political and economic coverage wiThis text, which is the second volume in the best selling History of England series, tells how a small and insignificant outpost of the Roman empire evolved into a nation that has produced and disseminated so many significant ideas and institutions The Eighth Edition incorporates women s history, while continuing to provide balanced political and economic coverage with social and cultural history woven throughout.
    Lacey Baldwin Smith
    Lacey Baldwin Smith was an historian and author specializing in 16th century England He was the author of Henry VIII The Mask of Royalty and Catherine Howard A Tudor Tragedy, among other books.Born in Princeton, New Jersey, Smith taught at Princeton University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Northwestern University He received two Fulbright awards, two National Endowment for the Humanities fellowships, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and other awards.He was considered one of the big name historians, yet his writing was considered to be as entertaining as it was erudite He lived in Vermont during his retirement, dying at Greensboro at the age of 90.He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1972.

    This Realm of England, Volume 2 By Lacey Baldwin Smith

    Commentaires:

    Michael
    I used this book as a TA for a class on English history from 1066 to 1690 or so Obviously, this doesn t cover the earlier portion of that, but for the most part, students didn t seem to need a text for the medieval period as much as they did for the entry into modernity with all its attendant complexities Because this covers the transition, the early chapters do explain some of the concepts necessary for an understanding of medieval history, but it s main thrust begins with the disputation of su [...]

    Kristin
    Ugh I assigned this for my British history course on another professor s recommendation and have regretted it from day one This is not a history of England as much as it is a rather opinionated commentary on English history I know this history and I find myself somewhat confused by Smith s breezy glossing over of historical events and trends I can only imagine how my students felt as they tried to slog through it If you want to know what happened in English history during the late medieval and e [...]

    Air
    I felt the writing style of this one was much flashier than the previous one and as a result conveyed half the information in the same amount of pages I am still giving it three stars because it does cover a good amount and usually showed both sides of the story.

    sologdin
    I think this qualifies as a textbook, and is therefore tertiary rather than secondary that said, i found it a useful guide for an undergraduate course up to the glorious revolution.

    James Violand
    A great history for the period Used during my English History classes in college long ago.

    John
    Rated F

    Gerry
    Now to find the rest of the books

    • BEST AZW "☆ This Realm of England, Volume 2" || READ (PDF) ☆
      Lacey Baldwin Smith