Wasson, Ellis

Dr. Ellis Wasson is History Chair and Director of the Forum at Tower Hill School in Wilmington, Delaware, and Adjunct Professor at the University of Delaware. Dr. Wasson holds a Ph.D. in History from the University of Cambridge and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.

Role of Ruling Class Adaptability in the British Transition From Ancien Regime to Modern State. The Open Elite of Britain and Ireland From the Middle Ages to the Second World War
2010 0-7734-1464-9
Details how the landed elite openly absorbed a regular flow of new members to the ruling class. It examines the transition of Britain from aristocratic rule to democracy through a study of the Whig Party.