A Land of Liberty?: England 1689-1727 by Julian Hoppit | 9780199251001 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
A Land of Liberty?: England 1689-1727

A Land of Liberty?: England 1689-1727

by Julian Hoppit
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199251002

ISBN-13: 9780199251001

Pub. Date: 10/28/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This book provides an authoritative general view of England between the Glorious Revolution and the death of George I and Isaac Newton. It is a very wide ranging survey, looking at politics, religion, economy, society, and culture. It also places England in its British, European, and world contexts. An annotated bibliography provides a guide through a vast

Overview

This book provides an authoritative general view of England between the Glorious Revolution and the death of George I and Isaac Newton. It is a very wide ranging survey, looking at politics, religion, economy, society, and culture. It also places England in its British, European, and world contexts. An annotated bibliography provides a guide through a vast minefield of secondary literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199251001
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Series:
New Oxford History of England Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
602
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

England after the Glorious Revolution
The Glorious Revolution and the Revolution Constitution
The Facts of Life
A Bloody Progress
The Political World of William III
Wars of Words and the Battle of the Books
Faith and Fervour
England, Britain, Empire
The Political World of Queen Anne
Profits, Progress and Projects
The Wealth of the Country
The Political World of George I
Urban and Urbane
An Ordered Society
Epilogue
Chronology
Bibliography
Index

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