The Hanoverian dimension in British history, 1714-1837 / edited by Brendan Simms and Torsten Riotte.
For more than 120 years (1714-1837) Great Britain was linked to the German Electorate, later Kingdom, of Hanover through Personal Union. This made Britain a continental European state in many respects, and diluted her sense of insular apartness. The geopolitical focus of Britain was now as much on G...
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