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Exploring the British Isles.

Jasper H. Stembridge

Exploring the British Isles.

by Jasper H. Stembridge

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


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SeriesThe new world wide geographies -- book 4
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21230803M

Book Display and LiBlog Post by Library Student Assistant Haiden Reno. For the month of July UCBA Library will be exploring the British Isles! Learn about Stonehenge, Arthurian Legend, Jack The Ripper and the history of Witchcraft. British Isles, group of islands off the northwestern coast of Europe. The group consists of two main islands, Great Britain and Ireland, and numerous smaller islands and island groups, including the Hebrides, the Shetland Islands, the Orkney Islands, the Isles of Scilly, and the Isle of Man. Some also include the Channel Islands in this grouping.

A History of the British Isles is a balanced and integrated political, social, cultural and religious history of the British Isles in all its complexity, exploring the constantly evolving dialogue and relationship between the past and the present.. A wide range of topics and questions are addressed for each period and territory discussed, including England's Wars of the Roses of the 15th. A popular attraction is the Book of Kells at the Trinity College Library (€ admission fee), an ornately decorated and meticulously scribed edition of the Gospels from AD. Equally popular is a tour of the Guinness Brewery (€).

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