Literary Studies
Alexander, Michael. A History of English Literature. London: Macmillan Foundations, 2000.
Gill, Richard. Mastering English Literature. 2nd ed. London: Macmillan, 1995.
Seeber, Hans Ulrich, ed. Englische Literaturgeschichte. Stuttgart: J.B Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1991.
Cultural Studies
McDowell, David. Britain in Close-up. An In-depth Study of the Changing Face of Contemporary Britain. Harlow: Longman, latest edition.
O'Driscoll, James. Britain: The Country and Its People: an introduction for learners of English. 5. impr. rev. and updated. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, latest edition.
Accompanying Reader: Globalisation of English and the Postcolonial Experience