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New and Published Books

  1. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Age of Absolutism (Routledge Revivals)

    1660-1815

    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, but covers an intellectually stimulating and exciting...

    Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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 June 5th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 17th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 30th 2008 by Routledge

  7. 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 15th 2007 by Routledge

  8. The Restoration and the England of Charles II

    2nd Edition

    By John Miller

    Series: Seminar Studies

    This key Seminar Study was first published as Restoration England: The Reign of Charles II in 1985. Unavailable for several years, the book has now been heavily revised, and expanded, to take account of over ten years of new scholarship. In particular, the Second Edition reflects new work done on...

    Published May 28th 1997 by Routledge

  9. The Emergence of a Nation State

    The Commonwealth of England 1529-1660, 2nd Edition

    By Alan G. R. Smith

    Series: Foundations of Modern Britain

    This famous survey has been updated to incorporate the new perspectives of the last twelve years. The study opens with one Revolution, the Reformation, and closes with another - the Civil War of the mid-17th century and the abolition of the monarchy. Alan Smith explores the dramatic changes during...

    Published January 27th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Conquest and Union

    Fashioning a British State 1485-1725

    By Steven G. Ellis, Sarah Barber

    The British Isles is a multi-national arena, but its history has traditionally been studied from a distinctively English -- often, indeed, London -- perspective. Now, however, the interweaving of the distinct but mutually-dependent histories of the four nations is at the heart of some of the...

    Published May 16th 1995 by Routledge