The Illustrated Story of England by Christopher Hibbert and Sean Lang
Immerse yourself in the story of England with this concise and beautifully illustrated edition of Phaidon’s compelling bestseller from our shop.
- By Christopher Hibbert and Sean Lang
- Illustrated by John Broadley
- Paperback: 256 pages
- Published by Phaidon Press; 01 edition (3 Oct. 2016)
- Size: 16.5 x 2.5 x 21 cm
A must for any history enthusiast and those that wish to learn an overview of Royal Greenwich and its place in the course of the Kings and Queens that have lived here.
This concise and fast-paced introduction to English history keeps the reader enthralled through the entire course of the country's political, economic, and cultural landscape, covering the whole sweep of English history from the Stone Age to the present. Its flowing narrative style, character sketches, and lively anecdotes bring the people and places of the past to life. In this illustrated edition, John Broadley’s unique tableaux-like illustrations capture the landscape, costumes, and characters of the history that Hibbert's text so vividly evokes.
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