Great Britain in the 20th Century
Associate Dean Ann Sumner Holmes Honors College
During the 20th Century the British fought two world wars, lost an empire, and developed a welfare state. From Winston Churchill to Margaret Thatcher to Tony Blair, their Prime Ministers have played a prominent role in world affairs. The British Invasion of the 1960s brought the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, and the Who to the U.S. The Royal Family continues to fascinate the public. Join us for a tour of British history during the past century.