The English Civil War: The Essential Readings / Edition 1

The English Civil War: The Essential Readings / Edition 1

by Peter Gaunt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631208097

ISBN-13: 9780631208099

Pub. Date: 03/13/2001

Publisher: Wiley

This book brings together twelve of the most influential articles on the English Civil War, including coverage of all the major debates on this key period in British history.  See more details below

Overview

This book brings together twelve of the most influential articles on the English Civil War, including coverage of all the major debates on this key period in British history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631208099
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/13/2001
Series:
Blackwell Essential Readings in History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
372
Sales rank:
775,863
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Introduction.

1. What Was The English Revolution: John Morrill, Brian Manning and David Underdown.

2. The English Revolution and Revisionist Revolt: Mary Fulbrook.

3. The British Problem and The English Civil War: Conrad Russell.

4. Opposition to the Personal Rule of Charles I: The Diary of Robert Woodford, 1637-1641: John Fielding.

5. Why Did Charles I Call The Long Parliament?: Conrad Russell.

6. Why Did Charles I Fight The Civil War?: Conrad Russell.

7. The Defection of Sir Edward Dering, 1640-41: Derek Hirst.

8. Sir William Brereton and England's Wars of Religion: John Morrill.

9. Between Scylla and Charybdis: The Creation of Rival Administrations at the Beginning of the English Civil War: Martyn Bennett.

10. The War, the People and the Absence of the Clubmen in the Midlands, 1642-46: Simon Osborne.

11. England Turned Germany? The Aftermath of the Civil War in its European Context: Ian Roy.

12. The Levellers and Christianity: J. Colin Davis.

13. Charles Stuart, That Man of Blood: Patricia Crawford.

14. A Bougeois Revolution?: Christopher Hill.

Index.

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