This quantity of scholarly essays explores the information of union and empire present on the time of the Union among Scotland and England in 1707. It demonstrates for the 1st time the broader value of the Union in Europe and through the English-speaking global. it's a significant contribution to the growing to be curiosity in "British" heritage, yet must also be of substantial curiosity to all scholars of political and fiscal unions, an issue of accelerating value and visible relevance in modern Britain, Europe and North the United States.

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