England in the seventeenth century.
Read Online

England in the seventeenth century. by Maurice Ashley

  • 186 Want to read
  • ·
  • 86 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in [Harmondsworth, Middlesex] .
Written in English


  • Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesPelican history of England -- 6
LC ClassificationsDA375 A8 1958
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14088084M

Download England in the seventeenth century.


In his most famous book, "The New England Mind: The Seventeenth Century," Miller adopted a cultural approach to illuminate the worldview of the Puritans. This distinguished him from most previous historians, who employed psychological and economic explanations of /5(13). The 17th century was the century that lasted from January 1, , to Decem It falls into the Early Modern period of Europe and in that continent (whose impact on the world was increasing) was characterized by the Baroque cultural movement, the latter part of the Spanish Golden Age, the Dutch Golden Age, the French Grand Siècle dominated by Louis XIV, the Centuries: 16th century, 17th century, 18th century.   A nd yet, for many, America still seemed a better bet than England. For much of the 17th century, England was in a state of persistent crisis. Between religious ructions, civil war, plague and the 5/5. The New England Merchants in the Seventeenth Century book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. By the middle of the eighteenth /5.

Harper and Row, under the present title, The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century. The book enjoyed a modest success. A second edition, pub-lished in London in , was reprinted in and and it has In England the most active phase of witch-hunting coincided with. When I looked into it more, I found that the book had been released with a different title, “Arcadia: The Dream of Perfection in Renaissance England” which is a much more appropriate given the contents! I thought it was going to be focusing on the Pembroke family in the 17th century. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ashley, Maurice, England in the seventeenth century. London: Hutchinson, COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

"'Women's Worlds in Seventeenth-century England' presents a unique collection of source materials on women's lives in sixteenth-and seventeenth-century England. The book introduced a wonderfully diverse group of women and a series of voices that have rarely been heard in history, from a poor Devon servant-girl to Queen Anne herself. Drawing on unpublished, archival . book review Hot Protestants: a history of Puritanism in England and America by Michael P. Winship, New Haven & London, Yale University Press, , xiv + pp., £ (hardback), ISBN Share - Women Philosophers of Seventeenth-century England Hardcover Book. Women Philosophers of Seventeenth-century England Hardcover Book. Be the first to write a review. About this product. Brand new: lowest price. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable). This book argues that sovereignty is the first-order question of political order, and that seventeenth-century England provides an important case study in the roots of its modern iterations. It offers fresh readings of Thomas Hobbes, John Milton, and Andrew Marvell, as well as lesser-known figures and literary texts.