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The glorious revolution

by Miller, John

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- History -- Revolution of 1688,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Revolution of 1688

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the causes and effects of the revolution which assured the failure of Catholic absolutism and assured the continuation of parliamentary government and the rule of law in England.

      Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Miller.
      SeriesSeminar studies in history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA452 .M55 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 143 p. ;
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3500625M
      ISBN 100582353661
      LC Control Number82020869

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The Glorious Revolution is an event that – like so many of these classic historical events – has undergone substantial reinterpretation in recent years. For example, in the UK, where I studied history, it was long the conventional wisdom that the last time England was invaded was in   I was hoping that the “The Glorious Revolution” would be cut from the same mold.

I was persuaded by the back cover of the paperback edition, which claims the book is, “A thrilling narrative account of Britain’s ‘bloodless’ revolution ofwhich reads as dramatically as the best historical novel.”/5(20).

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Books shelved as glorious-revolution: William and Mary by Henri A. van der Zee, The Glorious Revolution: Britain's Fight for Liberty by Edward Vall. The book started well and its coverage of James I and Charles I kept me interested. However, its explanation of the Civil War was uninspired.

I know the book is not about the Civil War, but it seemed to gloss over it, and the same with the Glorious Revolution why not delve deeper into these events.

Beware!/5(). Glorious Revolution, events of –89 that resulted in the deposition of English King James II and the accession of his daughter Mary II and her husband, William III, prince of Orange and stadholder of the Netherlands.

Both Whig and Tory politicians invited William to bring an army to England to redress the nation’s grievances. Glorious Revolution, in English history, the events of –89 that resulted in the deposition of James II and the accession of William III and Mary II to the English throne.

It is also called the Bloodless Revolution. The restoration of Charles II in was met with misgivings by many Englishmen who suspected the Stuarts of Roman Catholic and absolutist leanings. Once upon a time three men were having a birthday party at the beach.

Their names were Fidel Castro, Toussaint L'overture and George Washington. It wa. First published inJohn Miller'sGlorious Revolution established itself as the standard introduction to the subject.

It examines the dramatic events themselves and demonstrates the profound impact the Revolution had on subsequent British history. The Second Edition contains a fuller discussion of Scotland and Ireland, the growth of a fiscal-military state and the role of.

Over the 'Glorious Revolution' ofthe subject at the centre of Tim Harris's book, there has presided perhaps the most influential work ever to have been written on the English past, Thomas Author: Blair Worden. The Glorious Revolution is an intriguing story of a power war exacerbated by ruthless ambition, under-the-table plotting, and the treachery of familial betrayal.

Ina sinister scheme to assassinate King Charles II was unearthed, sending the public into a frenzy of mass panic. The Glorious Revolution book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Heeding the call of England’s ruling class, the Dutch Princ /5.

Book Sources: Albert Venn Dicey, From wikipedia: The Glorious Revolution, also called the Revolution ofwas the overthrow of King James II of England (James VII of Scotland) by a union.

The Glorious Revolution led to the establishment of an English nation that limited the power of the king and provided protections for English subjects.

In Octoberthe same year that William and Mary took the throne, the Bill of Rights established a constitutional monarchy.

It stipulated Parliament’s independence from the monarchy. The Glorious Revolution was an event in the history of England and Scotland in The people of England and Scotland did not like the Catholic King James II because he would not let them vote or practice the religion of their choice.

They invited the Protestant William III of Orange-Nassau to take over as king. William was King James II's nephew and Mary's first cousin. The book summarises and interprets the best in the many collections of essays published for the Tercentenary of the Glorious Revolution, as well as works published since.

The Whig interpretation of history, the impact of the Revolution on Scotland and Ireland, and conventional wisdom on the constitutional settlement and the Financial Revolution. Revolution Glorious but Conservative Designed to preserve existing religion and institutions But ended the long standing struggle between monarch and Parliament in favor of Parliament.

No possibility now of Royal Absolutism—in contrast to those unfortunate Europeans. The Glorious Revolution in America David S.

Lovejoy Limited preview - All Book Search results » About the author () DAVID S. LOVEJOY us a professor emeritus of history at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where he taught from to He received a B.S.

from Bowdoin College in (and Distinguished Bowdoin. The Glorious Revolution of replaced the reigning king, James II, with the joint monarchy of his protestant daughter Mary and her Dutch husband, William of Orange. It was the keystone of. The Glorious Revolution House of Commons Information Office Factsheet G4 2 Introduction The Glorious Revolution is a term used to describe the peaceful way in which Parliament asserted its rights over the monarchy in.

Buy The Glorious Revolution 2 by Miller, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). Revolution: The Great Crisis of the British Monarchy,by Tim Harris pp, Allen Lane, £30 The Glorious Revolution Britain's Fight for Liberty, by Edward Vallance pp, Little.England’s “Glorious Revolution”—when the ruling, quasi-Catholic Stuart dynasty was usurped by the robustly Protestant William of Orange—has traditionally been regarded.