The unions that held these islands together and regulated their dealings with the outside world are straining, maybe to the point of collapse. Crises always provoke good writing and the uncertainty about England's relationship with Scotland and Britain's relationship with the European Union has produced two books that are well written, well researched and well worth reading.

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