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Early Modern England 1485-1714: A Narrative History / Edition 2
     

Early Modern England 1485-1714: A Narrative History / Edition 2

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by Robert Bucholz, Newton Key, R. O. Bucholz
 

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ISBN-10: 1405162759

ISBN-13: 9781405162753

Pub. Date: 02/24/2009

Publisher: Wiley

The second edition of this bestselling narrative history has been revised and expanded to reflect recent scholarship. The book traces the transformation of England during the Tudor-Stuart period, from feudal European state to a constitutional monarchy and the wealthiest and most powerful nation on Earth.

  • Written by two leading scholars and experienced

Overview

The second edition of this bestselling narrative history has been revised and expanded to reflect recent scholarship. The book traces the transformation of England during the Tudor-Stuart period, from feudal European state to a constitutional monarchy and the wealthiest and most powerful nation on Earth.

  • Written by two leading scholars and experienced teachers of the subject, assuming no prior knowledge of British history
  • Provides student aids such as maps, illustrations, genealogies, and glossary
  • This edition reflects recent scholarship on Henry VIII and the Civil War
  • Extends coverage of the Reformations, the Rump and Barebone's Parliament, Cromwellian settlement of Ireland, and the European, Scottish, and Irish contexts of the Restoration and Revolution of 1688-9
  • Includes a new section on women’s roles and the historiography of women and gender
  • Accompanied by Sources and Debates in English History, 1485-1714

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405162753
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/24/2009
Series:
Wiley Desktop Editions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
472
Sales rank:
196,282
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

List of Plates.

List of Maps.

Preface to the Second Edition.

Preface to the First Edition.

Acknowledgments.

Conventions and Abbreviations.

Introduction: England and its People, ca. 1485.

1. Establishing the Henrician Regime, 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, ca. 1714.

Notes.

Glossary.

Select Bibliography.

Appendix: Genealogies.

1. The Yorkists and Lancastrians.

2. The Tudors and Stuarts.

3. The Stuarts and Hanoverians.

Index.

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