The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy

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This study is a history of the British aristocracy as it unfolded during the last century. The author recounts the process by which the notable and nobles lost their wealth, power and prestige, political assault mounted by Lloyd George, the terrible human cost extracted by the World War I, the breakup of great, landed estates in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, and the erosion of the traditional system of titles and honours. The author shows how the aristocracy tried to cope with the tide of events that led to their ...

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The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy
2005, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141023137

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The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy
1999, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375703683

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The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy
1996, Papermac, London

ISBN-13: 9780333652183

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The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy
1992, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330321884

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The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy
1990, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300047615

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