A Traveller's History of Oxford

A Traveller s History of Oxford A Traveller s History of Oxford gives the reader a clear account of Oxford s earliest beginnings from Roman times its Anglo Saxon past its importance in medieval England the founding of the differe

  • Title: A Traveller's History of Oxford
  • Author: Richard Tames
  • ISBN: 9781566564670
  • Page: 468
  • Format: Paperback
  • A Traveller s History of Oxford gives the reader a clear account of Oxford s earliest beginnings from Roman times, its Anglo Saxon past, its importance in medieval England, the founding of the different colleges, its status as Royalist capital during the Civil War and its recovery and continuing growth right up to the 21st century.

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    1. This was a great read. The author provides brief histories and snapshots of Oxford throughout it's long history. The foundings of many of the colleges and halls are explained, and the graduates and fellows often list like a Who's Who of the UK. Breakthroughs and innovations are highlighted, as are troubled times and hardships, such as after the Civil War. Famous men and women, both of the colleges in particular and the nation as a whole are mentioned from the past several centuries. The growing [...]

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