History of the English People

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  • His work was determined in its main outlines by the previous history of the English people. Cited from History of the English People, Volume I (of 8), by John Richard Green
  • For nearly two centuries after the Norman Conquest there is no history of the English people. Cited from The History of England, by A. F. Pollard
  • Green's "Short History of the English People" is in six large volumes. Cited from Story of My Life, by Helen Keller
  • The history of the English people would have been a great and a noble history whatever king had ruled over the land seven hundred years ago. Cited from Henry the Second, by Mrs. J. R. Green
  • John Richard Green, one of the youngest of the school, took a wider subject, the continuous history of the English people. Cited from Victorian Worthies, by George Henry Blore
  • They still afford material for the future short or longer history of the English people by the John Richard Greens of posterity. Cited from Masques & Phases, by Robert Ross
  • Ninian is first mentioned by Bede, in his Ecclesiastical History of the English People.
  • I know well that such a book as Green's "Short History of the English People" may prove to some more fascinating than any novel. Cited from Best Historical Novels and Tales by Jonathan Nield
  • Bede's Ecclesiastical History of the English People provides the best information on England in the early Middle Ages.
  • Ever since Green wrote his first real history of the English people the old-time historian has lost caste among men who are seriously concerned with the urgent solution of present-day problems. Cited from The Journal of Negro History, Vol. I, Jan. 1916, by Various
  • Mr. Freeman has done well in insisting upon the fact that the history of the English people does not begin with the Norman Conquest. Cited from American Political Ideas, by John Fiske
  • "The History of the English People" was written while J. R. Green was struggling against a mortal illness. Cited from Architects of Fate, by Orison Swett Marden
  • Bede's most famous work is Ecclesiastical History of the English People, which is regarded as a highly influential early model of historical scholarship.
  • The main source of information about the early history of the kingdom's rulers is Bede's Ecclesiastical History of the English People.
  • The principal documentary source for the early period of the kingdom's history is Ecclesiastical History of the English People, written by Bede in the eighth century.
  • It is no Henriade he writes, and no history of the English people, but the sad fortunes of some English kings as conspicuous examples of the ordinary human condition. Cited from Appreciations, With An Essay on Style, Pater
  • The little that is known about Cedd comes to us mainly from the writing of Bede in his Ecclesiastical History Of The English People.
  • Gregory's letter marked a sea change in the missionary strategy, and was later included in Bede's Ecclesiastical History of the English People.
  • The battle is next mentioned in an 8th-century text of the Venerable Bede's Ecclesiastical History of the English People.
  • Oswald and Dora had been reading about the Canterbury Pilgrims in a book called A Short History of the English People. Cited from The Wouldbegoods, by E. Nesbit
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