07 January 2015

Secrets of the Manor House: From the Edwardian To the Modern

Changes that led to the decline of the traditional British aristocracy and the Empire, which had come to their zenith with globalization and the great fortunes which had been created in England and America with the Industrial Revolution.
Many of the social phenomena that we see today could be viewed as an attempt to roll back the changes of the 20th century and the rise of the 'common man.' 

British Conservative Party Poster c.1909