Jacobite Movement in Scotland and in Exile, 1749-1759

Jacobite Movement in Scotland and in Exile, 1749-1759

by Doron Zimmermann
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403912912

ISBN-13: 9781403912916

Pub. Date: 01/03/2004

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

The argument presented in this book arose from an extension to the question whether the suppression of the Jacobite Rising of 1745-46, as represented by a long-standing historiographical consensus, spelled the end of Jacobite hopes, and British fears, of another restoration attempt. The principal conclusion of this book is that the Jacobite Movement persisted as a…  See more details below

Overview

The argument presented in this book arose from an extension to the question whether the suppression of the Jacobite Rising of 1745-46, as represented by a long-standing historiographical consensus, spelled the end of Jacobite hopes, and British fears, of another restoration attempt. The principal conclusion of this book is that the Jacobite Movement persisted as a viable threat to the British state, and was perceived as such by its opponents to 1759.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403912916
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
01/03/2004
Series:
Studies in Modern History Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments List of Abbreviations Notes on Dates and Spelling The Historians and the Last Phase of Jacobitism: From Culloden to Quiberon Bay, 1746-1759 Suppression and Resistance: Hanoverians and Jacobites in 1746-1747 The Jacobite Movement in Exile after Culloden, 1746-1748 The Plot That Almost Happened: The Jacobite Movement, the British Government and the Elibank Conspiracy, 1749-1754 The Last Attempt: The Jacobites and the Fifty-Nine, 1756-1759 A Jacobite Renaissance or Epitaph, 1746-1759? Notes Bibliography Index

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