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Unit Overview: Why are different stories told about Britain's journey to democracy?

National Curriculum

For next step we recommend the unit: What did the French Revolution mean to Britons?.


4 lessons

The Whig Story

In this lesson, we will learn about how Britain gradually became a democracy. We will learn how British history is a story of progress where our system of government slowly got better. However, we will also discover that this story may be too simple.

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