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Published: 30 January 2020

272 Pages | 3 black and white images

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ISBN: 9780198817239


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The Revolution in Time

Chronology, Modernity, and 1688-1689 in England

Tony Claydon

The Past and Present Book Series

  • Reinterprets the Glorious Revolution in England, and how the people who lived through it understood the concept of time
  • Provides a clear guide to theories of changes in temporal perception in the early modern period
  • Challenges recent interpretations of 1688, which have seen the revolution as a modernising event
  • Offers a nuanced account of how people who faced real transformations in politics and society perceived and comprehended these changes