Warrior Race: The British Experience of War from Roman Times to the Present :: Lawrence James soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Little, Brown & Company, 2001, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs;
From the cover: Modern Britain is a nation shaped by wars. The boundaries of its separate parts are the outcome of conquest and resistance. The essence of its identity are the warrior heroes, both real and imagined, who still capture the national imagination: from Boudicca to King Arthur, Rob Roy to Henry V. It is a sense of Britishness that grew under careful cultivation during the global struggles of the eighteenth century, and found its most powerful expression during the world wars of the twentieth.
In Warrior Race, Lawrence lames investigates the role played by war in the making of Britain. Drawing o…
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Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
[XV] 864 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my Military History catalogue?