Stuart Britain: A Very Short Introduction

Stuart Britain

A Very Short Introduction

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ISBN10: 0192854003 ISBN13: 9780192854001 Contributors: Morrill, J. S. Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr Published: Aug 11 2005 Pages: 99 Weight: 0.20lbs. Height: 6.75" Width: 4.50" Depth: 0.25" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

The Great Fire, the Black Death, flip-flopping religious persecution, the overthrow and reinstatement of the monarchy. The Stuart Britain era, a notch on the timeline spanning roughly 1603-1714, is one of the most interesting times in the history of Britain. John Morrill's Stuart Britain: A Very Short Introduction brings us the major events, characters, and issues of the day. Special attention is given to the defeat King Charles I by the Parliamentary Army, and the successive waves of authoritarian Puritan, Protestant and Catholic rule which followed. Vividly illustrated and full of intriguing details, this is an ideal introduction a fascinating time.

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