A simply fantastic resource for any homeschool family or history-lover, The Story of Britain from the Norman Conquest to the European Union covers exactly what the title states in brief, 1-2 page chapters that effortlessly weave together the great events that occurred on the British Isles. Conversational in tone, with a knack for incorporating all the stories which make ancient kings and queens spring to life, you'll gain a much clearer understanding of how nobles and commoner's lives wove themselves together throughout time. With beautiful watercolor illustrations by PJ Lynch, this is an engaging and accessible read. Index, timeline, and list of royalty included. 341 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. Ages 10 & up.