Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2013

232 Pages | 10 Illustrations, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719071591

Bookseller Code (06)


The 1630s

Interdisciplinary essays on culture and politics in the Caroline era

Ian Atherton and Julie Sanders

Published by Manchester University Press

Politics Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain MUP

  • Examines a period of fundamental importance to English history in the build-up to the Civil War
  • An interdisciplinary study bringing together scholars from historical and literary backgrounds
  • Essays address politics, religion, the monarchy, culture, literature and art history
  • Investigates the question of whether it was Charles's dangerous policy of 'personal rule' which put England on the road to civil war
  • Provides the tools for a better understanding of the causes of the English Civil War