The Usborne History of Britain 10 Books Set, this books tells the story of Britain, its people and the events that have shaped their lives. It charts the dramatic developments and twists and turns of Britain's history.
The Usborne History of Britain 10 Books Collection Box Set by Usborne
The Usborne History of Britain 10 Books Collection Box Set by Usborne
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The Usborne History of Britain 10 Books Box Set Pack


 

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Britain since the War

Tells the story of how life in Britain changed in the years after the Second World War, from post-war street parties to the celebrations on the eve of the new millennium.Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, posters, maps and timelines.Includes internet links to websites for further information, including film footage, eyewitness accounts, online games, puzzles and more.


The Second World War

From the beaches of Dunkirk to the air raid shelters in the Blitz, this book tells the story of Britain during the most destructive war of the 20th century.Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and photographs.Includes links to websites to find out more information via the Usborne Quick links Website as well as lists of places to visit throughout Britain.


The First World War

From the terror of the trenches to the beaches of Gallipoli, this book tells the unique story of Britain during the first war to touch all corners of the globe.Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings and maps.includes links to websites to find out more information via the Usborne Quick links Website.


The Victorians

From slums and steelworks, to the British Empire and the Great Exhibition, this book tells the story of life in Victorian Britain.Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, detailed reconstructions, paintings and maps.Includes links to websites to find out more information via the Usborne Quick links Website.


The Georgians

From the elegance of stately homes, to the squalor of the slums, this book tells the story of life in Georgian Britain.Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and timelines.Includes links to websites to find out more information via the Usborne Quick links Website as well as lists of places to visit throughout Britain.


Tudors and Stuarts

From battles and beheadings, to plots and plague, this book tells the story of life in Britain under the Tudors and Stuarts.Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, detailed reconstructions, paintings and maps.Includes links to websites to find out more information via the Usborne Quick links Website.


The Middle Ages

From the Battle of Hastings to the Wars of the Roses, this book tells the unique story of Medieval Britain.Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and family trees.Includes links to websites to find out more via the Usborne Quick links Website as well as lists of places to visit throughout Britain.


Anglo-Saxons and Vikings

A fascinating account of how Britain emerged from the Dark Ages, from bloodshed on the battlefield and kings in crisis, to monks and murder.Full of intriguing facts, illustrations, photographs, detailed reconstructions, paintings, maps and timelines.Includes internet links to websites to find out more, and lists of places to visit throughout Britain.


Roman Britain

A comprehensive history of the Romans in Britain, from Julius Caesar's first invasions and Boudicca's rebellion to the founding of Roman London and the building of Hadrian's Wall.Full of detailed illustrations, dramatic artwork, reconstructions, photographs of Roman mosaics, statues and other artefacts.Features a large picture map of Roman Britain, showing all the most important Roman sites, towns, roads and army forts.


Prehistoric Britain

From the age of dinosaurs to the Roman invasion, this book tells the story of this vast and exciting period of British history.It describes when and how people first came to Britain, and includes information on the Bronze Age, Iron Age, Celts and the mysteries of Stonehenge.Full of facts, illustrations, photographs, maps and timelines.Includes photographs and details of real-life archaeological discoveries, as well as information on how new technologies can give us greater insight into the past

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The Usborne History of Britain 10 Books Collection Box Set

SKU:
U11-UsborneHis-10bks
Location:
U3-A1O5
Cat No:
SNW1908
Product ID:
DEALMAN-U11-UsborneHis-10bks
EAN:
9781409565727
Publisher:
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English

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Usborne Publishing, often called Usborne Books, is a United Kingdom-based publisher of children's literature. Founded by Peter Usborne in 1973, Usborne Publishing uses an in-house team of writers, editors and designers and is translated into over 55 languages.Its sister company Usborne Books at Home, a direct sales association selling to families, schools and communities, was founded in 1981 and won the Direct Sales Association Award for Innovation in 2004.To coincide with the 2008 National Year of Reading, Usborne created the Usborne Reading Programme with a marketing campaign to encourage beginner readers. The programme is a collection of over 150 titles graded in seven levels covering a range of subjects, both fiction and non-fiction.

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