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by Christopher Harvie

Free eBook No Gods and Precious Few Heroes: Twentieth Century Scotland (The New History of Scotland) download ISBN: 0748609997
Author: Christopher Harvie
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press; 3rd edition (May 6, 1998)
Language: English
Pages: 192
Category: Imaginative Literature
Subcategory: History and Criticism
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is hugely informative, compressing a mass of fine detail into the description of broad trends, and ranging widely across economic, social, political and cultural history. - Paul Addison, Scottish Affairs.

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Christopher Harvie analyses the pressures and influences that over the last hundred years have eroded to the point of destruction Scotland's position as a world. by Christopher Harvie. He records the pressures and the events which have shaped Scotland's history since 1911, and gives insights into the resulting effect upon Scottish culture and society.

Christopher Harvie, Professor of British and Irish Studies at the University of Tübingen, has written extensively on UK and Scottish history

Christopher Harvie, Professor of British and Irish Studies at the University of Tübingen, has written extensively on UK and Scottish history. A founder-historian at the Open University, 1969âe'80, he is the author of over 16 books, including The Lights of Liberalism (1976), Scotland and Nationalism (1977), The Rise of Regional Europe (1994), Nineteenth-Century Britain (2000), and Scotland: A Short History (2014). He was a Member of the Scottish Parliament, 2007âe'11.

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New History of Scotland. Published March 2016. Twentieth-Century Scotland. Christopher Harvie, Professor of British and Irish Studies at the University of Tübingen, has written extensively on UK and Scottish history

New History of Scotland. Christopher Harvie, Professor of British and Irish Studies at the University of Tübingen, has written extensively on UK and Scottish history. A founder-historian at the Open University, 1969‒80, he is the author of over 16 books, including The Lights of Liberalism (1976), Scotland and Nationalism (1977), The Rise of Regional Europe (1994), Nineteenth-Century Britain (2000), and Scotland: A Short History (2014). He was a Member of the Scottish Parliament, 2007‒11.

Harvie analyzes the pressures and influences that, over the past ninety years, have eroded Scotland's position as a world industrial power.