6 edition of Seventeenth century Britain, 1603-1714 found in the catalog.
Seventeenth century Britain, 1603-1714
J. S. Morrill
|Statement||J. S. Morrill.|
|Series||Critical bibliographies in modern history ;, v. 2|
|LC Classifications||Z2018 .M63, DA375 .M63|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||189 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||189|
|LC Control Number||79091488|
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A Monarchy Transformed: Britain, [Kishlansky, Mark] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Monarchy Transformed: Britain, I’m a student using this book to understand seventeenth century literature. Having read other books on the period, I found this one the easiest to read and understand.
/5(38). A well-done popular history of Britain under the reign of the Stuart dynasty. I would recommend this to anyone who needs background on 17th century British history.
This was yet another book that had been collecting dust in my library, and is part of the "Penguin History of Britain" series/5. The Stuart Age is widely recognised as the best general book on the period. Now in its fourth edition, it provides a definitive and up-to-date history of England's century of civil war and revolution.
Barry Coward addresses the major themes of the time, from the causes of the English Civil War and the nature of the English Revolution, to the aims and achievements of Oliver Cromwell, the Cited by: In Britain was an isolated archipelago; by it had emerged among the intellectual, commercial, and military centers of the world.
“Kishlansky’s century saw one king executed, another exiled, the House of Lords abolished, and the Church of England reconstructed along Presbyterian lines Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. Seventeenth Century Britain, Volume 2 of Archon Book on Popular Entertainments Critical Bibliographies Series Volume 2 of Critical bibliographies in modern history, ISSN Documents and debates: Authors: John Stephen Morrill, John Wroughton, Lecturer in History and Fellow John Morrill: Publisher: Dawson, Original from.
This is a solid overview of Stuart/17th century Britain. The major focus of the book is the complex political history of this period.
This book has several virtues. It is well written and organized. The politics of this period include the Civil Wars and are very complex. The Stuart Age provides an accessible introduction to England's century of civil war and revolution, including the causes of the English Civil War; the nature of the English Revolution; the aims and achievements of Oliver Cromwell; the continuation of religious passion in the politics of Restoration England; and the impact of the Glorious Revolution on Britain.
A MONARCHY TRANSFORMED: Britain User Review - Kirkus A beautifully written but narrowly focused narrative of high politics in 17th-century Britain.
Kishlansky (English and European 3/5(1). This is not a book that tells you "A happened, then B happened, and X and Y were responsible" in a clean story from to It's not a narration of events. This is about the process of the seventeenth century. For example, in part one, prepare to jump back and forth between the 16th century, the s, s, s, and s: Distinguished Marxist historian and scholar of 17th century England.
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A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) Language: English: LoC Class: DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe: Subject: Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, Subject: England -- Civilization -- 17th century Category: Text: EBook-No.
Release Date. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Studies in Popular Beliefs in Sixteenth and Seventeenth-Century England (Penguin History) Part of: Penguin History (6 Books) The Stuart Age: England, by Barry Coward | out of 5 stars Covering the period from the accession of James I to the death of Queen Anne, this companion provides a magisterial overview of the ‘long' seventeenth century in British history.
Comprises original contributions by leading scholars of the period Gives a magisterial overview of the ‘long' seventeenth century Provides a critical reference to historical debates about Stuart Britain Offers new. The Century of Revolution is a broad-ranging history of England in the 17th century, providing a narrative of events but also covering economic and social history, constitutional history, and the history of ideas.
It makes an excellent introduction to a turbulent period of English history whose upheavals and changes are hard to follow. Filed under: Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, -- Sources -- Bibliography Sources of English History of the Seventeenth Century,in the University of Minnesota Library; With a Selection of Secondary Material (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, ), ed.
by James Thayer Gerould. Best Books of the 17th Century The best books published during the 17th century (January 1st, through December 31st ).
See also Most Rated Book By Year Isn't the seventeenth century. I've been trying to add The Temple by George Herbert and am told it was not published during the seventeenth century. reply. The 17th-century was a tumultuous century in British history. Here, we highlight the key dates, from the Gunpowder Plot to the Great Fire of London, via the English Civil War and the Great Plague.
A nd yet, for many, America still seemed a better bet than England. For much of the 17th century, England was in a state of persistent crisis. Between religious ructions, civil war, plague and the. The seventeenth century saw the transformation of Britain from a minor state on the fringes of Europe into a global economic power, whose interests were protected and promoted by the largest navy in the world.
The character of this navy was forged by a bloody civil war, three fiercely disputed conflicts with the Dutch, and the first of many wars with the French.
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See Customer Reviews. Select Format. Hardcover. There are no boring centuries in the history of Great Britain, but the seventeenth century has many claims to be the most eventful of them all.
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Jenny Wormald is an Honorary Fellow in Scottish History at the University of Edinburgh. She was previously a Lecturer in Modern History at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of St Hilda's College. Her publications include Mary, Queen of Scots (Tauris Parke ), Court, Kirk and Community (Edinburgh University Press, ) and her volume on The Seventeenth Century in the Hutchinson 4/4(3).
This book narrates the tempestuous political events of the Stuart dynasty. Beginning with the accession of James I and concluding with the death of Queen Anne, it details the aspirations of subjects and sovereigns, the growth and decay of political institutions and the clashes of ideology and of arms that make seventeenth-century British history one of the most fascinating of epochs.
Samuel Pepys was a naval administrator and later a member of parliament whose diaries, covering the years fromprovide a fascinating insight into midth century life. This is the first book so to link English history in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and it will be required reading for students and teachers of both eras.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Great Britain Politics and governmentGreat Britain Politics and government 18th century, England Social.
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18th-century Britain, – The state of Britain in When Georg Ludwig, elector of Hanover, became king of Great Britain on August 1,the country was in some respects bitterly divided.
Fundamentally, however, it was prosperous, cohesive, and already a leading European and imperialBritain’s involvement in the War of the Spanish Succession had been brought to a. Early modern Britain is the history of the island of Great Britain roughly corresponding to the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries.
Major historical events in Early Modern British history include numerous wars, especially with France, along with the English Renaissance, the English Reformation and Scottish Reformation, the English Civil War, the Restoration of Charles II, the Glorious Revolution.
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During the 17th century the population of England and Wales grew steadily. It was about 4 million in and it grew to about 5 1/2 million by During the 17th century England became steadily richer.
Trade and commerce grew and grew. By the late 17th century trade was an increasingly important part of the. The Cabal ministry or the CABAL / k æ ˈ b ɑː l / refers to a group of high councillors of King Charles II of England, Scotland and Ireland from to c.
The term "Cabal" has a double meaning in this context. It refers to the fact that, for perhaps the first time in English history, effective power in a royal council was shared by a group of men, a cabal, rather than dominated by a. Get this from a library. The Routledge Companion to the Stuart Age, [John Wroughton] -- Here is an invaluable, user-friendly and compact compendium packed with facts and figures on the seventeenth century - one of the most tumultuous and complex periods in British history.
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Not in Library17th century, Stuarts, Edit. England in the seventeenth century. In a series of essays written by notable British specialists, it considers the origins of the document in the political and religious contexts of the Magna carta in the seventeenth century book century, the relevance of its principles to the seventeenth century disputes that led to the Civil War, the.
Edited by Lawrence Goldman. The 17th century was the century that lasted from January 1,to Decem It falls into the Early Modern period of Europe and in that continent (whose impact on the world was increasing) was characterized by the Baroque cultural movement, the latter part of the Spanish Golden Age, the Dutch Golden Age, the French Grand Siècle dominated by Louis XIV, the Scientific Revolution.
This article is excerpted from the book, 'A History of the British Nation', by AD Innes, published in by TC & EC Jack, London.I picked up this delightful tome at a second-hand bookstore in Calgary, Canada, some years ago.
Since it is now more than 70 years since Mr Innes's death inwe are able to share the complete text of this book with Britain Express readers. A 17th-Century Sex Manual That’s Legitimately Raunchy. translated from the original French and published in England inis racy, lewd, and hilarious.
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Pamphlet wars refer to any protracted argument or discussion through printed medium, especially between the time the printing press became common, and when state intervention like copyright laws made such public discourse more difficult.  The purpose was to defend or attack a certain perspective or et wars have occurred multiple times throughout history, as both.In the 17th century, the word Puritan was a term applied not to just one group but to many.
Historians still debate a precise definition of Puritanism. Originally, Puritan was a pejorative term characterizing certain Protestant groups as Fuller, in his Church History, dates the first use of the word to Archbishop Matthew Parker of that time used it and precisian with a.Books The Stuart Age: England, by Barry Coward (Longman, ) The British Problem, State Formation in the Atlantic Archipelago edited by Brendan Bradshaw and John Morrill (Palgrave MacMillan, ) The Three Kingdoms in the Seventeenth Century edited by Allan Macinnes and Jane H Ohlmeyer (Four Courts Press, ).