28 de nov. de 2023 · Undeniably Vision of Britain is a stunning illustration of the major technical achievement of the GBH-GIS Project team in linking a number of visual and textual sources into an overarching database, and presenting it all in an accessible way.
23 de nov. de 2023 · Identifying his formative years as those spent in various locales of empire – Australia, North Africa, and India – she argues that Powell developed in his late 20s and early 30s a thoroughly Tory vision of Britain and the world, which he then sought to defend and preserve as global politics and Western society changed around him ...
21 de nov. de 2023 · With The Vision of a Nation, Schaffer offers an important intervention in the history of 20th-century Britain, one that deepens our understanding of race and the influence of media. The book addresses some important lacunae in the field of mid- to late-20th century British history.
22 de nov. de 2023 · The essays in The Edwardian Sense borrow from and offer correctives to these two approaches, showing how the social unrest of the Edwardian era was reflected in and constituted by developments in art, architecture, music, and popular visual culture.
26 de nov. de 2023 · Professor Andrew Porter, review of Empire: How Britain Made the Modern World, (review no. 325) https://reviews.history.ac.uk/review/325. Date accessed: 26 November, 2023.
23 de nov. de 2023 · True to the series' aim, and true indeed to the author's own research history, the study sets the history of Britain in this period squarely and substantially in its Continental context, showing the persistent significance of extensive political ambitions and alliances, trade, and trans-regional ideological developments.
14 de nov. de 2023 · Portrait of Britain returns with a shortlist of 200 photographs that celebrate the country’s unique heritage and diversity. Jessikah Inaba, Britain’s first Black and blind female barrister. © Naomi St Juste.