Britain's Rise to World Power, 1689-1837

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HIST 324A, part of 324

Political culture in Britain during the era in which it rose to global ascendancy. Topics include the Glorious Revolution (1688-1689), the origins of British military and financial power, the rise of overseas empire, the emergence of cabinet and parliamentary government, the impact of the American and French Revolutions, the "Great War" with France (1793-1815), and the "age of reform" that preceded the accession of Queen Victoria.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 313A, HIST 322, HIST 323, HIST 324, HIST 324A.


Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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