Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2017

272 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526106834

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Britain's Lost Revolution?

Jacobite Scotland and French grand strategy, 1701-8

Daniel Szechi

Published by Manchester University Press

Politics Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain MUP

  • A major reinterpretation of the Jacobite movement in early 18th century Scotland
  • A new take on the Stuart dynasty in exile, bringing out the exceptional role of Queen Mary of Modena
  • Opens up the internal politics of grand strategy at the court of Louis XIV
  • Reveals how close Britain came to civil war within one year of the Union of England and Scotland