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Imagining Ireland's PastsEarly Modern Ireland through the Centuries

Imagining Ireland's Pasts: Early Modern Ireland through the Centuries

Nicholas Canny

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198808961
eISBN:
9780191846656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808961.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The book describes how various authors addressed the history of early modern Ireland over four centuries, and explains why they could not settle on an agreed narrative. It shows how conflicting ... More

Confessionalism and Mobility in Early Modern Ireland

Confessionalism and Mobility in Early Modern Ireland

Tadhg Ó hAnnracháin

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198870913
eISBN:
9780191913501
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198870913.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This is a book about the intersection between processes of mobility and religious identity and practice in Early Modern Ireland. The period between c.1580 and c.1685 was one of momentous importance ... More

Recollection in the RepublicsMemories of the British Civil Wars in England, 1649-1659

Recollection in the Republics: Memories of the British Civil Wars in England, 1649-1659

Imogen Peck

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198845584
eISBN:
9780191880742
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845584.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Following the execution of Charles I in January 1649, England’s fledgling republic was faced with a dilemma: which parts of the nation’s bloody recent past should be remembered, and how, and which ... More

England's Islands in a Sea of Troubles

England's Islands in a Sea of Troubles

David Cressy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198856603
eISBN:
9780191889783
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856603.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

This book deals with the peculiarities, privileges, and anomalies of England’s offshore communities, and their relationship to the central state from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries. ... More

One Small CandleThe Story of the Plymouth Puritans and the Beginning of English New England

One Small Candle: The Story of the Plymouth Puritans and the Beginning of English New England

Francis J. Bremer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197510049
eISBN:
9780197510070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510049.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, British and Irish Early Modern History

One Small Candle tells how the religious values of the Pilgrims prompted their settlement of the Plymouth Colony and how those values influenced the political, intellectual, and cultural aspect of ... More

Edward the ConfessorLast of the Royal Blood

Edward the Confessor: Last of the Royal Blood

Tom Licence

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300211542
eISBN:
9780300255584
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300211542.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

One of the last kings of Anglo-Saxon England, Edward the Confessor regained the throne for the House of Wessex and is the only English monarch to have been canonized. Often cast as a reluctant ruler, ... More

The Press and the PeopleCheap Print and Society in Scotland, 1500-1785

The Press and the People: Cheap Print and Society in Scotland, 1500-1785

Adam Fox

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198791294
eISBN:
9780191833816
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791294.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

This is the first full-length study of cheap print in early modern Scotland. It traces the production and distribution of ephemeral publications from the nation’s first presses in the early sixteenth ... More

Shakespeare Before ShakespeareStratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, and the Elizabethan State

Shakespeare Before Shakespeare: Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, and the Elizabethan State

Glyn Parry and Cathryn Enis

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198862918
eISBN:
9780191895425
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862918.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

This book puts William Shakespeare’s Stratford upbringing into significant historical context for the first time and provides new ways of thinking about Warwickshire and Elizabethan England. It uses ... More

Gentry culture and the politics of religionCheshire on the eve of civil war

Gentry culture and the politics of religion: Cheshire on the eve of civil war

Richard Cust and Peter Lake

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781526114402
eISBN:
9781526155436
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526114426
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This book aims to revisit the county study as a way into understanding the dynamics of the English civil war during the 1640s. It explores gentry culture and the extent to which early Stuart Cheshire ... More

Anna of DenmarkThe material and visual culture of the Stuart courts, 1589-1619

Anna of Denmark: The material and visual culture of the Stuart courts, 1589-1619

Jemma Field

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781526142498
eISBN:
9781526155542
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526142504
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This book analyses Anna of Denmark’s material and visual patronage at the Stuart courts, examining her engagement with a wide array of expressive media including architecture, garden design, ... More

Inventing the English MassacreAmboyna in History and Memory

Inventing the English Massacre: Amboyna in History and Memory

Alison Games

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780197507735
eISBN:
9780197507766
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197507735.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, World Early Modern History

This book explains how a conspiracy trial featuring English, Japanese, and Indo-Portuguese co-conspirators who allegedly plotted against the Dutch East India Company in the Indian Ocean in 1623 ... More

Arts and MindsHow the Royal Society of Arts Changed a Nation

Arts and Minds: How the Royal Society of Arts Changed a Nation

Anton Howes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691182643
eISBN:
9780691201900
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691182643.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

From its beginnings in a coffee house in the mid-eighteenth century, the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce has tried to improve British life in every way ... More

The Progresses, Processions, and Royal Entries of King Charles I, 1625-1642

The Progresses, Processions, and Royal Entries of King Charles I, 1625-1642

Siobhan Keenan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198854005
eISBN:
9780191888403
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854005.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Political History

The Progresses, Processions, and Royal Entries of King Charles I, 1625–1642 is the first book-length study of the history, and the political and cultural significance, of the progresses, public ... More

Sweet and Clean?Bodies and Clothes in Early Modern England

Sweet and Clean?: Bodies and Clothes in Early Modern England

Susan North

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198856139
eISBN:
9780191889639
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856139.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

Sweet and Clean? Bodies and Clothes in Early Modern England challenges the widely held beliefs on bathing and cleanliness in the past. For over 30 years, the work of the French historian, George ... More

Mary and PhilipThe Marriage of Tudor England and Habsburg Spain

Mary and Philip: The Marriage of Tudor England and Habsburg Spain

Alexander Samson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781526142238
eISBN:
9781526152091
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526142245
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The co-monarchy of Mary I and Philip II put England at the heart of early modern Europe. This positive reassessment of their joint reign counters a series of parochial, misogynist and anti-Catholic ... More

The Revolution in TimeChronology, Modernity, and 1688-1689 in England

The Revolution in Time: Chronology, Modernity, and 1688-1689 in England

Tony Claydon

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198817239
eISBN:
9780191858765
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817239.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

This book explores the idea that people in Western Europe changed the way they thought about time over the early modern period; and it does so by examining their reactions to the 1688–9 revolution in ... More

The Global BourgeoisieThe Rise of the Middle Classes in the Age of Empire

The Global Bourgeoisie: The Rise of the Middle Classes in the Age of Empire

David Motadel, Christof Dejung, and Jürgen Osterhammel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691177342
eISBN:
9780691189918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691177342.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

While the nineteenth century has been described as the golden age of the European bourgeoisie, the emergence of the middle class and bourgeois culture was by no means exclusive to Europe. This book ... More

Ireland in CrisisWar, Politics and Religion, 1641-50

Ireland in Crisis: War, Politics and Religion, 1641-50

Patrick Little (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781526126702
eISBN:
9781526150431
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526126719
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This volume presents cutting-edge research on one of the most controversial periods in Irish history. The essays re-examine key aspects of the decade, including the problem of allegiance and loyalty ... More

Nature and the Environment in Nineteenth-Century Ireland

Nature and the Environment in Nineteenth-Century Ireland

Matthew Kelly (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620320
eISBN:
9781789629958
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620320.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The environmental humanities are one of the most exciting and rapidly expanding areas of interdisciplinary study, and this collection of essays is a pioneering attempt to apply these approaches to ... More

All That GlitteredBritain's Most Precious Metal from Adam Smith to the Gold Rush

All That Glittered: Britain's Most Precious Metal from Adam Smith to the Gold Rush

Timothy Alborn

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190603519
eISBN:
9780190603540
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190603519.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, British and Irish Early Modern History

From the early eighteenth century into the 1830s, Great Britain was the only major country in the world to adopt gold as the sole basis of its currency, in the process absorbing much of the world’s ... More

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