This work is intended for children aged 9-14 years. From early Druid ceremonies to the mop-top Beatles, English culture has been vibrant and influential. Beautiful full-colour photos trace England's contributions to world culture, such as the development of the English language, the works of William Shakespeare, and the founding of the Church of England. Other topics include: Sir Laurence Olivier, Dame Judy Dench, and other great stage actors; famous authors including Charles Dickens and Jane Austen; and the Arthurian legend of the Knights of the Round Table.
Childrens-Books, History, Europe,