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The History of England in Bite-Sized Chunks in Disguise,
This review is from: Remember, Remember (The Fifth of November): The History of Britain in Bite-Sized Chunks (Hardcover)
Although the author claims this book is a history of Britain it is in fact a history of England in disguise. As an example in the list of monarchs there are no Scottish, Welsh or Irish rulers listed except when the Scottish Stuart family took to the English throne, however rulers that are considered English, starting with Egert (802-839), are mentioned even though Britain didn't exist then. In fact everything in this book is English orientated up until the union of Scotland and England.
With all that this book is useful for those who want a concise history of England.