The Resource The eclipse of a great power : modern Britain, 1870-1992, Keith Robbins

The eclipse of a great power : modern Britain, 1870-1992, Keith Robbins

Label
The eclipse of a great power : modern Britain, 1870-1992
Title
The eclipse of a great power
Title remainder
modern Britain, 1870-1992
Statement of responsibility
Keith Robbins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
" ... Explores the achievements, ambiguities and tensions of the nation at home--the problems of British industry ; the relationship of town and country ; the democratization of education, recreation and culture ; and the shifting patterns of religious belief and unbelief"--Cover, p. [4]
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robbins, Keith
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DA560
LC item number
.R53 1994
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Grande-Bretagne
Label
The eclipse of a great power : modern Britain, 1870-1992, Keith Robbins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 444-455) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1870-1901. The nature of the United Kingdom ; Crown Imperial ; The imperial island and the European mainland ; The defence of the realm ; The approach of democracy ; The mature economy ; Town and country ; Recreation and education ; Creeds and cultures -- 1901-1931. Goodbye to all that : war and peace ; Into Europe -- and back again ; British Empire to British Commonwealth ; Reshaping the United Kingdom : Britian and Ireland ; Democratic participation and the parties ; The end of the Free Trade era ; Town and country ; Battles of the mind and body ; Waltzing through the Waste Land -- 1931-1956. Europe : snare or opportunity? ; The last great British war ; The British Commonwealth and the road to Suez ; Party politics ; Depression and recovery ; A kingdom united ; Town and country (planning) ; Education and sport ; Cultures and creeds -- 1956-1975. Britain and the European Economic Community ; Britain in the Commonwealth of Nations ; Retreat from world power ; A United Kingdom in doubt ; The two-party system in difficulties ; The sick economy ; Town and country : the end ; All for education -- and sport for all ; Cultures, creeds and values -- 1976-1992. Labour decline and the emergence of Thatcher, 1974-1983 ; The Conservative ascendency ; A question of culture? ; Britain in the European Community ; Britain in the world ; Unity and division
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 474 pages
Isbn
9780582096127
Isbn Type
(cased)
Lccn
94000841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29793203
  • (OCoLC)ocm29793203
Label
The eclipse of a great power : modern Britain, 1870-1992, Keith Robbins
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 444-455) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1870-1901. The nature of the United Kingdom ; Crown Imperial ; The imperial island and the European mainland ; The defence of the realm ; The approach of democracy ; The mature economy ; Town and country ; Recreation and education ; Creeds and cultures -- 1901-1931. Goodbye to all that : war and peace ; Into Europe -- and back again ; British Empire to British Commonwealth ; Reshaping the United Kingdom : Britian and Ireland ; Democratic participation and the parties ; The end of the Free Trade era ; Town and country ; Battles of the mind and body ; Waltzing through the Waste Land -- 1931-1956. Europe : snare or opportunity? ; The last great British war ; The British Commonwealth and the road to Suez ; Party politics ; Depression and recovery ; A kingdom united ; Town and country (planning) ; Education and sport ; Cultures and creeds -- 1956-1975. Britain and the European Economic Community ; Britain in the Commonwealth of Nations ; Retreat from world power ; A United Kingdom in doubt ; The two-party system in difficulties ; The sick economy ; Town and country : the end ; All for education -- and sport for all ; Cultures, creeds and values -- 1976-1992. Labour decline and the emergence of Thatcher, 1974-1983 ; The Conservative ascendency ; A question of culture? ; Britain in the European Community ; Britain in the world ; Unity and division
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 474 pages
Isbn
9780582096127
Isbn Type
(cased)
Lccn
94000841
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29793203
  • (OCoLC)ocm29793203

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