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  1. Tudor Rebellions

    6th Edition

    By Anthony Fletcher, Diarmaid MacCulloch

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Tudor Rebellions, now in its sixth edition, gives a chronological account of the major rebellions against the Tudor monarchy from the reign of King Henry VII until the death of Queen Elizabeth I in 1603. It also throws light on some of the main themes of Tudor history, including the dynasty’s...

    Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Age of Absolutism 1660-1815 (Routledge Revivals)

    By Max Beloff

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The end of eighteenth century is often regarded as the watershed between the feudal Europe of the Middle Ages and the modern Europe of the nineteenth century and beyond. The chronology covered in this title, first published in 1954, is vast, and yet covers an intellectually stimulating and exciting...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Stories of True Crime in Tudor and Stuart England

    Edited by Ken MacMillan

    Stories of True Crime in Tudor and Stuart England is an original collection of thirty stories of true crime during the period 1580-1700. Published in short books known as chapbooks, these stories proliferated in early modern popular literature. The chapbooks included in this collection describe...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Henry VIII

    2nd Edition

    By Lucy Wooding

    Series: Routledge Historical Biographies

    This new edition of Lucy Wooding’s Henry VIII is fully revised and updated to provide an insightful and original portrait of one of England’s most unforgettable monarchs and the many paradoxes of his character and reign. Henry was a Renaissance prince whose Court dazzled with artistic display, yet...

    Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Tudor Law of Treason (Routledge Revivals)

    An Introduction

    By John Bellamy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This title, first published in 1979, was ground-breaking in its exploration of the understudied area of the Tudor law of treason. Bellamy first examines the scope of that law, noting the inheritance from the Middle Ages, the effectiveness of the new statutes and interpretation of the law by the...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603

    By G.B. Harrison

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Shakespeare in Performance

    Shakespeare against the background of his times, his world of the theatre and his dramatic development through the last years of Elizabeth’s reign. Originally published in 1933 and republished in 1958, this great work is an imagining, in plain narrative, of the life of Shakespeare backed with...

    Published July 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Women in Stuart England and America

    A Comparative Study

    By Roger Thompson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    Originally published in 1974, this study offers valuable perspectives on the status and roles of women in Stuart England and in the newly settled colonies of North America, particularly Massachusetts and Virginia. Incorporating both new research on the subject, and the findings of other scholars on...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Reign of Mary I

    3rd Edition

    By Robert Tittler, Judith Richards

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Until recently, the reign of Mary Tudor was generally seen as a ‘sterile interlude’ in the Tudor century, with Mary herself dismissed as ‘Bloody Mary’. Extensive research in the past several decades has overturned these assumptions in almost every respect. In this succinct and up-to-date...

    Published April 18th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Tudor Rebellions

    Revised 5th Edition

    By Anthony Fletcher, Diarmaid MacCulloch

    Series: Seminar Studies

    The Tudor age was a tumultuous one – a time of the Reformation, conspiracies, uprisings and rebellions.The Tudor Rebellions gives a chronological run-down of the major rebellions and throws light on some of the main themes of Tudor history, including the dynasty’s attempt to bring the...

    Published July 31st 2008 by Routledge

  10. The Making of the British Isles

    The State of Britain and Ireland, 1450-1660

    By Steven G. Ellis, Christopher Maginn

    Series: British Isles

    The history of the British Isles is the story of four peoples linked together by a process of state building that was as much about far-sighted planning and vision as coincidence, accident and failure. It is a history of revolts and reversal, familial bonds and enmity, the study of which does much...

    Published August 16th 2007 by Routledge