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The Age of Improvement, 1783-1867 (Folio Society History of England #8)
by Asa Briggs
Long established as a classic of modern historical writing, The Age of Improvement has had a unique influence on teaching and research.
Paperback, 486 pages
Published November 19th 1999 by Longman Publishing Group
(first published 1959)
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Asa Briggs, Baron Briggs is a British historian, one of the most respected historians who has written on the Victorian era. In particular, his trilogy, Victorian People, Victorian Cities, and Victorian Things made a lasting mark on how historians view the nineteenth century. He was made a life peer in 1976.More about Asa Briggs...
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