The Rise of Democracy (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

The Rise of Democracy (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by J. Holland Rose

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Overview

Published in 1898, this volume traces the social, economic, and political concerns that led to the rise of Democracy in Great Britain. The author relates the origin and course of the Chartist movement, the Reform Acts of the latter 1800s, as well as the issues of labor legislation and foreign policy at the time of the book’s writing. A concise and thoughtful volume, The Rise of Democracy will be useful to all students of English history.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781411453166
Publisher: Barnes & Noble
Publication date: 05/03/2011
Series: Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 258
File size: 391 KB
Age Range: 3 Months to 18 Years

About the Author

John Holland Rose (1855–1942) was an English historian and academic. Considered a leading authority of British history of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic eras, he wrote The Life of Napoleon, his most famous work, as well as The Development of the European Nations.

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