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Coward, Barry - A Companion to Stuart Britain, ebook

A Companion to Stuart Britain

Coward, Barry


Comprises original contributions by leading scholars of the periodGives a magisterial overview of the ‘long' seventeenth century Provides a critical reference to historical debates about Stuart Britain Offers new insights into the major political, religious and

Hoppit, Julian - A Land of Liberty? England 1689-1727, ebook

A Land of Liberty? England 1689-1727

Hoppit, Julian


The wider consequences were no less startling: bloody war in Ireland, Union with Scotland, Jacobite intrigue, deep involvement in two major European wars, Britain's emergence as a great power, a 'financial revolution', greater

Kilday, Anne-Marie - Shame and Modernity in Britain, ebook

Shame and Modernity in Britain

Kilday, Anne-Marie


‘This Tribune of the People, this Uncrowned King of Britain’: Horatio Bottomley – Shame, the Public Sphere and the Betrayal of Populism
Anne-Marie Kilday, David S. Nash
4. The Rector of Stiffkey: ‘The lower he sinks, the greater

Davies, Norman - The Isles : A History, ebook

The Isles : A History

Davies, Norman


Written by one of the most brilliant and provocative historians at work today, The Isles is a revolutionary narrative history that takes a new perspective on the development of Britain and Ireland, looking at them not as self-contained islands, but as an inextricable part of Europe.

Krause, Jonathan - The Greater War, ebook

The Greater War

Krause, Jonathan


Jan Smuts, Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck and the Great War in German East Africa
Stuart Mitchell
8. The Egyptian Expeditionary Force and the Battles for Jerusalem: Command and Tactics in the Judaean Hills, November–December 1917
Christopher Newton
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