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The Restoration,. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111 112 War
with the United Provinces and their extreme Danger, ..... CHA PTE R. II. The
Conduct of those who restored the House of Stuart unjustly censured, .
I shall recount the errors which, in a few months, alienated a loyal gentry and
priesthood from the House of Stuart. I shall trace the course of that revolution
which terminated the long struggle between our sovereigns and their parliaments
, and ...
During many years the great British monarchy, under four successive princes of
the House of Stuart, was scarcely a more important member of the European
system than the little kingdom of Scotland had previously been. This, however, is
The memory of one terrible day separated the great regicide forever from the
House of Stuart. What remained was, that he should mount the ancient English
throne, and reign according to the ancient English polity. If he could effect this, ...
still the only body in the country which had any show of lega authority, returned
again to the house from which it had been twice ignominiously expelled. ; In the
mean time Monk was ... and the soldiers were still hostile to the House of Stuart.
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LibraryThing ReviewKäyttäjän arvio - stanleykaye - LibraryThing
I picked up this book with some trepidation. I have heard this book mentioned many times always in the context of criticizing so called "Whig Historians" of which Macaulay was one of the most ... Lue koko arvostelu
LibraryThing ReviewKäyttäjän arvio - jburlinson - LibraryThing
One of the great achievements of historiography and of English prose. Macaulay had wanted to chronicle English history up to his own epoch, or at least until the reign of George III, in order to ... Lue koko arvostelu