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Stuart Britain: A Very Short Introduction

John Morrill

August 2000

ISBN: 9780192854001

112 pages
Paperback
174x111mm

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First published as part of the best-selling The Oxford Illustrated History of Britain, John Morrill's Very Short Introduction to Stuart Britain shows how in the Stuart century, a century of Revolution, political, religious, social, and economic changes came together.

  • Most comprehensive and authoritative short guide to Stuart Britain
  • Highly acclaimed text, first published in the best-selling The Oxford Illustrated History of Britain
  • Revised and updated for this edition
  • Written by one of the most prolific historians of the English Revolution
  • Indispensable for students and general readers

About the Author(s)

John Morrill, Professor of British and Irish History, University of Cambridge

Table of Contents

    Introduction
    1:Society and economic life
    2:Government and law
    3:The early Stuarts
    4:The Civil Wars
    5:Commonwealth and Protectorate
    6:Restoration monarchy
    7:Intellectual and religious life
    Further reading
    Chronology
    Index