[BOOKS] ✬ After the Victorians The Decline of Britain in the World Author A.N. Wilson – Buyprobolan50.co.uk The distinguished historian AN Wilson has charted in vivid detail Britain's rise to world dominance a tale of how one small island nation came to be the mightiest richest country on earth reigning ove The distinguished historian AN Wilson has charted in Victorians The ePUB ☆ vivid detail Britain's rise to world dominance a tale of how one small island nation came to be the mightiest richest country on earth reigning over much of the globe Now in his much anticipated seuel to the classic The Victorians he describes how in little than a generation Britain's power and influence in the world would virtually dissolveIn After the Victorians Wilson presents a panoramic view of an era stretching from the death of ueen Victoria in to the dawn of the cold war in the After the Kindle - early s He offers riveting accounts of the savagery of World War I and the world altering upheaval of the Communist Revolution He explains Britain's role in shaping the destiny of the Middle East And he casts a bright new light on the World War II years Britain played a central role in defeating Germany but at a severe cost The nation would emerge from the war bankrupt and fatally weakened sidelined from world politics while America would assume the mantle of dominant world power facing off against the Soviet Union in the cold war Wilson's perspective the Victorians The PDF/EPUB Ã is not confined to the trenches of the battlefield and the halls of parliament he also examines the parallel story of the beginnings of Modernism he visits the novelists philosophers poets and painters to see what they reveal about the activities of the politicians scientists and generalsBlending military political social and cultural history of the most dramatic kind AN Wilson offers an absorbing portrait of the decline of one of the world's great powers The result is a fresh account of the birth pangs of the modern world as well as a timely analysis of imperialism and the Victorians The Decline of PDF/EPUB ² its discontents.
- 624 pages
- After the Victorians The Decline of Britain in the World
- A.N. Wilson
- 01 August 2016 A.N. Wilson