The State Of Victorian Political History

  title={The State Of Victorian Political History},
  author={Jonathan P. Parry},
  journal={The Historical Journal},
  pages={469 - 484}
  • J. Parry
  • Published 1 June 1983
  • History
  • The Historical Journal
The Prime Ministers' Papers Series. W. E. Gladstone. IV: Autobiographical memoranda, 1868-1894. Edited by John Brooke and Mary Sorensen. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1981. Pp. viii+ 166. £15. In a recent review of Crouzet's The Victorian economy, Roderick Floud chastised historians of the modern British economy for adopting an unduly narrow approach to their subject. He argued that scholars continued to treat the period as capable of division into self-contained topics, suitable for… 
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