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The history of England [electronic resource] : from the invasion of Julius Caesar to the revolution in 1688 / by David Hume. Volume I.

Author/Creator:
Hume, David, 1711-1776.
Publication:
Indianapolis : Liberty Fund, 1983.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (538 p.)
Series:
History of England
History of England ; v. 1
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Subjects:
Great Britain -- History -- To 1485.
Great Britain -- History -- Tudors, 1485-1603.
Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
""David Hume, The History of England, Volume 1 ""; ""Front Matter ""; ""Title Page ""; ""Copyright Details ""; ""Table of Contents, p. v ""; ""Foreword, p. xi ""; ""The Life of David Hume, Esq., Written by Himself, p. xxv ""; ""Letter From Adam Smith, LL.D. To William Strahan, Esq., p. xxxv ""; ""I. The Britons - Romans - Saxons - The Heptarchy - The kingdom of Kent - of Northumberland - of East-Anglia - of Mercia - of Essex - of Sussex - of Wessex, p. 3 ""
""II. Egbert - Ethelwolf - Ethelbald and Ethelbert - Ethered - Alfred the Great - Edward the Elder - Athelstan - Edmund - Edred - Edwy - Edgar - Edward the Martyr, p. 55 """"III. Ethelred - Settlement of the Normans - Edmund Ironside - Canute the Great - harold Harefoot - Hardicanute - Edward the Confessor - Harold, p. 107 ""; ""Appendix I. The Anglo-Saxon Government and Manners, p. 160 ""; ""IV. William the Conqueror, p. 186 ""; ""V. William Rufus, p. 228 ""; ""VI. Henry I, p. 248 ""; ""VII. Stephen, p. 279 ""; ""VIII. Henry II, p. 296 ""; ""IX. Henry II, p. 339 ""; ""X. Richard I, p. 377 ""
""XI. John, p. 407 """"Appendix II. The Feudal and Anglo-Norman Government and Manners, p. 455 ""
Notes:
"Based on the edition of 1778, with the author's last corrections and improvements."
Originally published: London : T. Cadell, 1778. With new foreword.
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
1-61487-877-3
OCLC:
867793774