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Religion and the Early Modern British Marketplace

Religion and the Early Modern British Marketplace

1st Edition

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Edited By Kristin M.S. Bezio, Scott Oldenburg
November 30, 2021

Religion and the Early Modern British Marketplace explores the complex intersection between the geographic, material, and ideological marketplaces through the lens of religious belief and practice. By examining the religiously motivated markets and marketplace practices in the sixteenth and ...

Seventeenth Century Practical Mathematics Navigation by Greenvill Collins

Seventeenth Century Practical Mathematics: Navigation by Greenvill Collins

1st Edition

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By Paul Hughes
September 29, 2021

This exciting Greenvill Collins biography is about seventeenth century navigation, focusing for the first time on mathematics practised at sea. This monograph argues the Restoration kings’, Charles II and James II, promotion of cartography for both strategy and trade. It is aimed at the academic, ...

William the Silent and the Dutch Revolt Comparative Starting Points and Triggering of Insurgencies

William the Silent and the Dutch Revolt: Comparative Starting Points and Triggering of Insurgencies

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By Nick Ridley
July 05, 2021

William the Silent and the Dutch Revolt examines the first stages of the Dutch struggle against Spanish rule during the late fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. The book analyses the causes of growing discontent in the Netherlands and the various stages of the revolt, focusing on the key ...

Diplomatic Cultures at the Ottoman Court, c.1500–1630

Diplomatic Cultures at the Ottoman Court, c.1500–1630

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Edited By Tracey A. Sowerby, Christopher Markiewicz
May 25, 2021

In the sixteenth century, the Ottoman court in Constantinople emerged as the axial centre of early modern diplomacy in Eurasia. Diplomatic Cultures at the Ottoman Court, c.1500-1630 takes a unique approach to diplomatic relations by focusing on how diplomacy was conducted and diplomatic ...

The Execution of Admiral John Byng as a Microhistory of Eighteenth-Century Britain

The Execution of Admiral John Byng as a Microhistory of Eighteenth-Century Britain

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By Joseph J. Krulder
April 27, 2021

According to Voltaire's Candide, Admiral John Byng's 1757 execution went forward to 'encourage the others'. Of course, the story is more complicated. This microhistorical account upon a macro-event presents an updated, revisionist, and detailed account of a dark chapter in British naval&...

Islamic Thought Through Protestant Eyes

Islamic Thought Through Protestant Eyes

1st Edition

By Mehmet Karabela
March 30, 2021

Early modern Protestant scholars closely engaged with Islamic thought in more ways than is usually recognized. Among Protestants, Lutheran scholars distinguished themselves as the most invested in the study of Islam and Muslim culture. Mehmet Karabela brings the neglected voices of post-Reformation...

Bringing the People Back In State Building from Below in the Nordic Countries ca. 1500-1800

Bringing the People Back In: State Building from Below in the Nordic Countries ca. 1500-1800

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Edited By Knut Dørum, Mats Hallenberg, Kimmo Katajala
March 18, 2021

The formation of states in early modern Europe has long been an important topic for historical analysis. Traditionally, the political and military struggles of kings and rulers were the favoured object of study for academic historians. This book highlights new historical research from Europe’s ...

Artistic and Political Patronage in Early Stuart England The Career of William Herbert, Third Earl of Pembroke, 1580-1630

Artistic and Political Patronage in Early Stuart England: The Career of William Herbert, Third Earl of Pembroke, 1580-1630

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By Brian O'Farrell
March 11, 2021

Artistic and Political Patronage in Early Stuart England explores the remarkable life and career of William Herbert, Third Earl of Pembroke. Pembroke was one of the most influential aristocrats during the reigns of Elizabeth I, James I and Charles I. He was a great patron, a prominent politician ...

Negotiating Exclusion in Early Modern England, 1550–1800

Negotiating Exclusion in Early Modern England, 1550–1800

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Edited By Naomi Pullin, Kathryn Woods
March 09, 2021

This edited volume examines how individuals and communities defined and negotiated the boundaries between inclusion and exclusion in England between 1550 and 1800. It aims to uncover how men, women, and children from a wide range of social and religious backgrounds experienced and enacted exclusion...

The Scramble for Italy Continuity and Change in the Italian Wars, 1494-1559

The Scramble for Italy: Continuity and Change in the Italian Wars, 1494-1559

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By Idan Sherer
February 22, 2021

The Scramble for Italy offers fresh insights on the set of conflicts known as the Italian Wars of 1494-1559. The aim of this book is to explore the trends of continuity and change that characterized the sixteenth century in order to demonstrate the significance of the Italian Wars as an especially ...

German Imperial Knights Noble Misfits between Princely Authority and the Crown, 1479–1648

German Imperial Knights: Noble Misfits between Princely Authority and the Crown, 1479–1648

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By Richard J. Ninness
December 02, 2020

The German imperial knights were branded disobedient, criminal, or treasonous, but instead of finding themselves on the wrong side of history, they resisted marginalization and adapted through a combination of conservative and progressive strategies. The knights tried to turn the elite world on its...

The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth History, Memory, Legacy

The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth: History, Memory, Legacy

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Edited By Andrzej Chwalba, Krzysztof Zamorski
October 16, 2020

This volume provides a fresh perspective of the history and legacy of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, as well as the often-disputed memory of it in contemporary Europe. The unions between the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania have fascinated many readers ...

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