A History of the English People

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Paul Johnson

Narrated By: Nadia May

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: December 2010

Duration: 19 hours 16 minutes

Summary:

This is a provocative and panoramic survey of two thousand years of English history. Johnson tells the story of how a small nation, living in a geographical backwater, developed unique economic and political institutions, expanded its territory, and saddled upon it the frame of a modern industrial society.

"Beautifully constructed...An idiosyncratic viewpoint has enabled Mr. Johnson to extract a great deal of new information to add to the conventional account of English, or British, history."-Times Literary Supplement

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