Early Modern England, 1485-1714: A Narrative History / Edition 1

Early Modern England, 1485-1714: A Narrative History / Edition 1

by Robert Bucholz, Newton Key
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0631213937

ISBN-13: 9780631213932

Pub. Date: 01/09/2008

Publisher: Wiley

Early Modern England is the first new survey of the Tudor-Stuart period in a quarter century.
  • Written by two leading scholars.
  • Assumes no prior knowledge of British history.
  • Text is broken up with maps, illustrations, and genealogies; includes glossary.
  • Focuses on what political, religious, and constitutional developments meant to

Overview

Early Modern England is the first new survey of the Tudor-Stuart period in a quarter century.

  • Written by two leading scholars.
  • Assumes no prior knowledge of British history.
  • Text is broken up with maps, illustrations, and genealogies; includes glossary.
  • Focuses on what political, religious, and constitutional developments meant to ordinary people.
  • Covers relevant events in Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.
  • Places the Tudor-Stuart period in the context of what happened before and after.
  • Accompanied by the student sourcebook Sources and Debates in English History, 1485-1714 - see http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/0631213910

For more information visit http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/earlymodernengland/

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631213932
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/09/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.74(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Plates.

List of Maps.

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Conventions and Abbreviations.

Introduction: England and its People, ca 1485.

1. Establishing the Henrician State, 1485–1525.

2. (Dis-)Establishing the Henrician Church, 1525–1536.

3. Reformations and Counter-Reformations, 1536–1558.

4. The Elizabethan Settlement and its Challenges, 1558–1585.

5. The Elizabethan Triumph and Unsettlement, 1585–1603.

6. Merrie Olde England?, ca 1603.

7. The Early Stuarts and the Three Kingdoms, 1603–1642.

8. Civil War, Revolution, and the Search for Stability, 1642-1660.

9. Restoration and Revolution, 1660–1689.

10. War and Politics, 1689–1714.

Conclusion: Augustan Polity, Society, and Culture, circa 1714.

Notes.

Glossary.

Select Bibliography.

Appendix: Genealogies.

1. The Yorkists and Lancastrians.

2. The Tudor and Stuarts.

3. The Stuarts and Hanoverians.

Index.

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