Book: Names through the Ages

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Title: Names through the Ages

Subtitle: The complete reference guide for writers, history buffs, and parents-to-be

Author: Teresa Norman
Publisher: Berkley Books
Year: 1999
Language: English
Pages: 516
ISBN: 0-425-16877-8
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Index of Contents

  • Part One: England
    • The Dark Ages to the Norman Conquest
    • The Norman Period: William the Conqueror to Stephen
    • The Middle Ages: Henry II to Richard II
    • The Renaissance: Henry IV to Henry VII
    • The Reformation: Henry VIII to Elizabeth I
    • The Early Modern World: James I to George III
    • The Modern World: George IV to Elizabeth II
  • Part Two: Scotland
    • The Dark Ages to Donald Bane
    • The Reign of Donald Bane to Margaret, the Maid of Norway
    • Margaret, the Maid of Norway through James V
    • Mary Queen of Scots to James I
    • James I to the Act of Union
    • The Act of Union to the Industrial Revolution
    • The Industrial Revolution to the Present
  • Part Three: Wales
    • Roman Conquest to the Isolation of Wales
    • The Isolation of Wales to the Norman Conquest
    • The Middle Ages to the Loss of Indipendence
    • The Later Middle Ages to the Act of Union
    • The Act of Union and the Renaissance to the Industrial Revolution
    • The Industrial Revolution to the Present
  • Part Four: Ireland
    • The Dark Ages to the Anglo-Norman Invasion
    • The Anglo-Norman Invasion to the Renaissance: Henry II to Henry VIII
    • The Revolt of the FitzGeralds to the Cromwellians
    • The Cromwellians to the Act of Union
    • The Act of Union to the Present
  • Part Five: France
    • The Merovingians
    • The Carolingians
    • The Direct Capetians
    • The House of Valois and Valois-Orléans
    • The Bourbons
    • The Revolution, the Restoration of the Bourbons, and the House of Bourbon-Orléans
    • The Industrial Revolution to the Present
  • Part Six: The United States
    • Colonization to the Great Awakening
    • The Road to Revolution to the Mexican War
    • The Westward Movement through the Civil War
    • Reconstruction through World War II
    • Contemporary America
  • Bibliography