Uniting the Kingdom : the making of British History / edited by Alexander Grant and Keith J. Stringer.Publisher: London : Routledge, 1995Description: vi, 310 p. ; 25 cm. (hbk).ISBN: 0415130417.Subject(s): Nation building | history | UK
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Includes essays-Introduction : the enigma of British History / Alexander Grant and Keith Stringer-British History as a 'new subjest' : politics, perspectives and prospects / David Cannadine-The United Kingdom of England : the Anglo-Saxon achievement / James Campbell-Foundations of a disunited kingdom / John Gillingham-Overlordhsip and reaction, c.1200-c.1450 / Robin Frame-Scottish Foundations : thirteenth-century perspectives / Keith Stringer-late medieval contributions / alexander Grant-The high road form Scotland : Stewarts and Tudors in the mid-sixteenth century . Marcus Merriman-One king, two wolrds / Jenny Wormald-Composite monarchies in early modern Europe : the British and Irish example / Conrad Russell-Irish, Scottish and Welsh responses to centralisation, c. 1530-c.1640 ; a comparative perspective / Nicholas Canny-Three kingdoms and one commonwealth? The enigma of mid-seventeenth century Britain and Ireland / John Morrill-Varieties of Britishness : Ireland, Scotland and Wales in the Hanoverian state / S. J. Connolly-A nation defined by empire, 1755-1776 / P. J. Marshall-Englishness and Britishness : National identities, c. 1790-c.1870 / Eric Evans-An Imperial and multinational polity : the scene from the centre, 1832-1922 / Keith Robbins-Letting go : the conservative party and the of the union with Ireland / John Turner-How united is the modern United Kingdom? / David Marquand-conclusion : contigency, identity, sovereigny / J. G. A. Pocock.