This reference covers all aspects of the history of Britain from 55 BC to the present day. Over 3600 entries describe the people and events that have shaped domestic, political, social and cultural life in Britain over the past two millennia.But in 1901 William *Morris opened a bicycle-repair shop at Oxfordathe forerunner of the great car factory at Cowley. ... As at Cambridge, they increasingly attracted the sons of wealthy or aristocratic families rather than poor scholars.
|Title||:||A Dictionary of British History|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2009-05-21|