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... This, the author's second on the theme (he has also written 'An Utterly Impartial History of Britain' on the era up to 1945, which I have yet to read), is somewhere halfway between ‘Have I Got News For You’ and one of Andrew Marr’s recent histories. It’s very funny, very cynical, and at ... Read review
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'Welcome to Britain (please use tradesmen's entrance)' Review with images

AdvantagesFull of facts, yet very funny at the same time

DisadvantagesMay occasionally be hard to separate serious truth from humour

"...(he has also written 'An Utterly Impartial History of Britain' on the era up to 1945, which I have yet to read), is somewhere halfway between ‘Have I Got News For You’ and one of Andrew Marr’s recent histories. It’s very funny, very cynical, and at the same time very informative. It gives you a potted history of our country over the last sixty-odd years, with plenty of facts and some priceless asides which might make you wish you’d thought twice about ..." Read review
23.11.2010

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EAN 9780552775465
Type Fiction
Genre Humour
Title Utterly Exasperated History/Mod Britain
Author John O'Farrell
Publisher Black Swan
ISBN 0552775460

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