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Urban politics and British civil wars

Laura A. M. Stewart

Urban politics and British civil wars

Edinburgh, 1617-53

by Laura A. M. Stewart

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Published by Brill in Leiden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Edinburgh (Scotland) -- History.,
  • Edinburgh (Scotland) -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.,
  • Scotland -- History -- James VI, 1567-1625.,
  • Scotland -- History -- Charles I, 1625-1649.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649.,
  • Scotland -- Politics and government -- 17th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Laura A.M. Stewart.
    SeriesThe Northern world -- v. 23, Northern world -- v. 23.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 379 p. :
    Number of Pages379
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20189529M
    ISBN 109004151672

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This volume explores the political and religious culture in the Scottish capital from the reign of James VI and I to the Cromwellian occupation. This work examines Edinburgh's contribution to the outbreak of the British civil wars and its importance in the establishment of the revolutionary Covenanting regime.

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€/US $ - Volume 34 Issue 3 - John Morrill. Laura A. Stewart, FRHistS, FSA Scot, is a historian specialising in early modern British history, especially Scottish political culture, Anglo-Scottish relations and the Civil is Professor in Early Modern History at the University of York.

Career. Stewart completed a Master of Arts degree at the University of St Andrews before moving to the University of Edinburgh to complete a. On 23 Julyriots broke out in Edinburgh. These disturbances triggered the collapse of royal authority across the British Isles.

This volume explores the political and religious culture in the Scottish capital from the reign of James VI and I to the Cromwellian occupation.

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