I have not finished reading the book yet, but I find time to read some every day.
I certainly would recommend it to anyone interested in learning more about Britain and Britain's role in history--its a very enjoyable read!
In any case, a book like this won't be filled with minute details, but instead gives a broad view of the history of this great country.
Great book. The details are clear and it is easy to follow. It comes across as very unbiased and straight forward.Published 1 month ago by Ann Frailey
A comprehensive survey that scholars may find unsatisfying because of the necessary overview. Most will find it illuminating and fun. It's well written. It has plenty of detail. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Douglas V Van Dyk
Sorry, I couldn't make it through the first chapter, viz., "The Romans," which is riddled with the sort of egregious mistakes which were called "howlers" when I was... Read morePublished 2 months ago by M. Cotone
Obviously, you can't write a 700 page book about the history of Great Britain and have it go back 2000 years and be incredibly detailed...that can't be. Read morePublished 3 months ago by California Greg
Often times the reading of British history is rather difficult in that names and times run together. This book presents the material in a much easier to understand manner. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Michael P. Stebbins
A phenomenal account of British history that also leaves the reader with a true sense of what it is to be British. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
The book is superbly written and informative, which is precisely what I expected from the book. I originally read the book in paperback and decided to keep the book on my kindle. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Egarcia77
Open it just about anywhere you like and within an hour's reading, another dozen or so of Britain's, and Europe's, amazing events and personages (many for me half remembered from... Read morePublished 4 months ago by James Gary Howard
I love the detailed sections of dated time periods from Roman Britain until almost present day. Easy to read , Fabulous book.Published 5 months ago by Margaret