The people and events which shaped the last century
Advantages: Lively, solidly researched and an excellent historical read
Disadvantages: The author's occasional prejudices
There are several ways of writing history, from the most academic, not to say dry, to the most popular. Andrew Marr manages to tell the story of an era very readably, combining a conversational style with a prodigious amount of research. A.N. Wilson's ...
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Review of After the Victorians - A.N. Wilson