hace 3 días · England, which had subsumed Wales in the 16th century under Henry VIII, united with Scotland in 1707 to form a new sovereign state called Great Britain.    Following the Industrial Revolution, which started in England, Great Britain ruled a colonial Empire, the smallest in recorded history.
hace 3 días · England in the Middle Ages concerns the history of England during the medieval period, from the end of the 5th century through to the start of the Early Modern period in 1485. When England emerged from the collapse of the Roman Empire, the economy was in tatters and many of the towns abandoned.
hace 2 días · New England is a region comprising six states in the Northeastern United States: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. It is bordered by the state of New York to the west and by the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick to the northeast and Quebec to the north.
hace 2 días · Below is a map of the 72 cities in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, as well as the 4 future cities listed in the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Honours (in blue). Also shown is the one future city in a UK Crown Dependency, Douglas in the Isle of Man. (For cities in UK Overseas Territories, see below .)
Hace 1 día · Das Vereinigte Königreich ist eine Union aus vier Landesteilen, die auf Englisch meist als countries (Länder) oder nations (Nationen) bezeichnet werden: England, Wales, Schottland und Nordirland.
hace 2 días · The British monarchy traces its origins from the petty kingdoms of Anglo-Saxon England and early medieval Scotland, which consolidated into the kingdoms of England and Scotland by the 10th century. England was conquered by the Normans in 1066, after which Wales also gradually came under the control of Anglo-Normans.