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A Concise History of Wales (Cambridge Concise Histories)

by Geraint H. Jenkins

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Wales,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History,
  • History / Great Britain

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7744849M
    ISBN 100521530717
    ISBN 109780521530712

    A Concise History of Wales by Geraint H Jenkins starting at $ A Concise History of Wales has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1). The book ends with the coming of political devolution and the emergence of a greater measure of cultural pluralism. Professor Jenkins's lavishly illustrated volume provides enthralling material for scholars, students, general readers, and travellers to : Professor of Welsh History Geraint H Jenkins.

    A Concise History of Cornwall A Concise History of Cornwall, Bernard Deacon Histories of Europe University of Wales Press - Histories of Wales Series: Author: Bernard Deacon: Publisher: University of Wales Press, ISBN: , Length: pages: Subjects. In the mid-eighties, Davies was commissioned to write a concise history of Wales by Penguin Books to add to its Pelican series of the histories of nations. The decision by Penguin to commission the volume in Welsh was "unexpected and highly commendable," wrote Davies/5.

    This single volume history of Sir Gar (Carmarthenshire), Wales largest county, spans the period of the earliest recorded occupation through the various phases of history from prehistoric times down to the present emergence, disappearance and re-emergence of the county is traced and developed from the age of the princes to the creation of the present boundaries, which were laid down. A Concise History of Wales Based on the most recent historical research and current The book ends with the coming of political devolution and the emergence of a greater measure of This is a series of illustrated ‘concise histories’ of selected individualCited by:


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"A Concise History of Wales has the potential to reach a readership well beyond the academic community." -Louise Miskell, H-Albion "Jenkins' book is a solid historical examination of Wales from the prehistoric to the present."Cited by: This volume presents an accessible account of Wales from Neanderthal times to the present.

Geraint Jenkins explores the emergence of Wales as a nation, and its changing identities and values. This beautifully illustrated guide will appeal to students, general readers, and travellers to Wales/5(17).

"A Concise History of Wales has the potential to reach a readership well beyond the academic community." -Louise Miskell, H-Albion "Jenkins' book is a solid historical examination of Wales from the prehistoric to the present."5/5(1).

Jenkins A Concise History Of Wales is, in fact, a concise history of Wales and a well written one at that. Definitely better written and more engaging than the history books I had to read in school.

This isnt what Id call a page turner, but it was a fun enough way to learn about Wales/5. A Concise History of Wales. Based on the most recent historical research and current debates about Wales and Welshness, this volume offers the most up-to-date, authoritative and accessible account of the period from Neanderthal times to the opening of the Senedd, the new home of the National Assembly for Wales, in The University of Wales: An Illustrated History (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, ).

Jenkins, Geraint H. and Williams, Mari A. (eds.), ‘Let's Do Our Best for the Ancient Tongue’: The Welsh Language in the Twentieth Century (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, ).Cited by: A Concise History of Wales - by Geraint H.

Jenkins January Please note, due to essential maintenance online purchasing will be unavailable between. A Concise History of Wales (Book): Jenkins, Geraint H.: Based on historical research and debates about Wales and Welshness, this volume offers an authoritative and accessible account of the period from Neanderthal times to the opening of the Senedd, the home of the National Assembly for Wales, in Within a remarkably brief and stimulating compass, Geraint H.

Jenkins explores the. A Concise History of Wales (Cambridge Concise Histories) Paperback – 18 Jan. by Geraint H. Jenkins (Author)/5(18). A Concise History of Wales (Cambridge Concise Histories) Hardcover – 18 Jan.

by Geraint H. Jenkins (Author)/5(18). This volume presents an accessible account of Wales from Neanderthal times to the present. Geraint Jenkins explores the emergence of Wales as a nation, and its changing identities and values. This beautifully illustrated guide will appeal to students, general readers, and travellers to Wales/5(18).

Anglesey: The Concise History (Histories of Wales) 2nd Edition by David A. Pretty (Author)/5(15). 'A Concise History of Wales has the potential to reach a readership well beyond the academic community.' H-Albion "A Concise History of Wales has the potential to reach a readership well beyond the academic community." -Louise Miskell, H-Albion "Jenkins' book is a solid historical examination of Wales from the prehistoric to the present."/5(58).

Brittany: A Concise History is the ideal introduction for students of French and Breton history to this remarkable region, as well as an ideal travel companion for any inquisitive globetrotter who enjoys doing her homework. Within the pages of this book, the reader will discover the rich and varied history of this complex and fascinating region—a world of Franks and Romans, dukes and peasants, Celtic Cited by: 2.

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Cambridge University Press - A Concise History of Wales - by Geraint H. Jenkins Index. INDEX. Aberfan Abraham, William (Mabon)Act for the Better Propagation of the Gospel in Wales Acts of Union–3, –8. Industry Reviews 'A Concise History of Wales has the potential to reach a readership well beyond the academic community.' H-Albion "A Concise History of Wales has the potential to reach a readership well beyond the academic community." -Louise Miskell, H-Albion "Jenkins' book is a solid historical examination of Wales from the prehistoric to the present."Author: Geraint H.

Jenkins. A HISTORY OF WALES, by John Davies, chronicles the turbulent history of Wales from ancient times until the late part of the 20th century.

Only those familiar with the layout of Wales can really follow the text, as there isn't a general map that shows major cities, rivers, etc/5. 'The Story of Wales' by Jon Gower is a good introduction the history of Wales from the Palaeolithic to modern times and includes all aspects of the story; historical,literary, industrial and political.

Buy A History of Wales Revised ed. by Davies, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). A Concise History of Wales - by Geraint H. Jenkins January We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites.After teaching Welsh history at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, he retired to Cardiff, and appeared frequently as a presenter and contributor to history programmes on television and radio.

In the mids, Davies was commissioned to write a concise history of Wales by Penguin Books to add to its Pelican series of the histories of : 25 AprilTreorchy, Wales. The perception of Wales has changed over the past two millennia not only within its own borders, but also how others look at it.

The Story of Wales by Jon Gower follows year history of the land that would one day become Wales thats story is still being told today. Beginning with a prehistoric burial during a warm period of the Ice Age era, Gower takes the reader through the human /5.