'The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Britain has all the hallmarks of a mature textbook.' Economic History Review
'... these volumes are the best available economic history of modern Britain. They demonstrate not only the vitality of the subject but its fundamental importance and relevance.' History
The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Britain is a readable and comprehensive account of the economic history of Britain since 1700, based on the most up-to-date research into the subject. Roderick Floud and Paul Johnson have assembled a team of leading scholars from around the world to produce a set of volumes which are both a lucid textbook for undergraduate students and an authoritative guide to the subject.