History: Early Modern History 1500-1750

  • A Chronology of Medieval British History 1307–1485: Part Two book cover

    A Chronology of Medieval British History 1307–1485

    Part Two, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Venning

    A Chronology of Medieval British History 1307–1485 is a year by year guide to political, military, religious and cultural developments in the states within the British Isles from 1307-1485. The book uses a range of primary sources to provide a detailed and comprehensive narrative of events as they…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 

  • Mural Painting in Britain 1630-1730: Experiencing Histories book cover

    Mural Painting in Britain 1630-1730

    Experiencing Histories, 1st Edition

    By Lydia Hamlett

    This book illuminates the original meanings of seventeenth and early eighteenth-century mural paintings in Britain. At the time, these were called ‘histories’. Throughout the eighteenth century, though, the term became directly associated with easel painting and, as ‘history painting’ achieved the…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • Philosophy and the Arts in Central Europe, 1500-1700: Teaching and Texts at Schools and Universities book cover

    Philosophy and the Arts in Central Europe, 1500-1700

    Teaching and Texts at Schools and Universities, 1st Edition

    By Joseph S. Freedman

    Published in 1999. The articles in this collection focus on instruction - and writings arising from that instruction - in philosophy and the arts during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries with emphasis on Central Europe. The introduction brings together and expands upon many of the topics…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Early Modern English Calendar: A Reference Guide book cover

    The Early Modern English Calendar

    A Reference Guide, 1st Edition

    By Phebe Jensen

    Depending on variables such as rank, level of literacy, gender, and occupation, English society in the early modern period operated according to a number of different calendrical time schemes. These included the astronomical time that fundamentally set the duration of days and years; the seasons,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-28 

  • Monarchy, Print Culture, and Reverence in Early Modern England: Picturing Royal Subjects book cover

    Monarchy, Print Culture, and Reverence in Early Modern England

    Picturing Royal Subjects, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie E. Koscak

    This study examines how the emergent public sphere and the rapid expansion of visual and textual print impacted the monarchy and loyalism in England between the execution of Charles I and the accession of George II. Utilizing a contextualized and interdisciplinary analysis of visual and material…

    Hardback – 2020-03-18 
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Cultures and Societies

  • History and Economic Life: A Student’s Guide to Approaching Economic and Social History Sources book cover

    History and Economic Life

    A Student’s Guide to Approaching Economic and Social History Sources, 1st Edition

    Edited by Georg Christ, Philipp R. Rössner

    History and Economic Life offers students a wide-ranging introduction to both quantitative and qualitative approaches to interpreting economic history sources from the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century. Having identified an ever-widening gap between the use of qualitative sources by cultural…

    Paperback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge Guides to Using Historical Sources

  • Tudor Rebellions book cover

    Tudor Rebellions

    7th Edition

    By Diarmaid MacCulloch, Anthony Fletcher

    Tudor Rebellions, now in its seventh edition, gives a chronological account of the major rebellions against the Tudor monarchy in England from the reign of King Henry VII until the death of Queen Elizabeth I in 1603. The book throws light on some of the main themes of Tudor history, including the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-17 
    Seminar Studies

  • The Legend of Veronica in Early Modern Art book cover

    The Legend of Veronica in Early Modern Art

    1st Edition

    By Katherine T. Brown

    In The Legend of Veronica in Early Modern Art, Katherine T. Brown explores the lore of the apocryphal character of Veronica and the history of the "true image" relic as factors in the Franciscans’ placement of her character into the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) as the Sixth Station, in both…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10 
    Routledge Research in Art and Religion

  • The Origins of the Consumer Revolution in England: From Brass Pots to Clocks book cover

    The Origins of the Consumer Revolution in England

    From Brass Pots to Clocks, 1st Edition

    By Joanne Sear, Ken Sneath

    The Origins of the Consumer Revolution in England explores the rise of consumerism from the end of the medieval period through to the beginning of the nineteenth century. The book takes a detailed look at when the 'consumer revolution' began, tracing its evolution from the years following the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-02 
    Themes in Medieval and Early Modern History

  • Information and Power in History: Towards a Global Approach book cover

    Information and Power in History

    Towards a Global Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ida Nijenhuis, Marijke van Faassen, Ronald Sluijter, Joris Gijsenbergh, Wim de Jong

    The relationship between information and power is a relevant subject for all times. Today’s perceived ‘information revolution’ has caused information to become a separate object of study during the last two decades for several disciplines. As the contemporary perspective is dominant, information…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Russian Practices of Governance in Eurasia: Frontier Power Dynamics, 16–19th Century book cover

    Russian Practices of Governance in Eurasia

    Frontier Power Dynamics, 16–19th Century, 1st Edition

    By Gulnar T. Kendirbai

    This book analyses the role of the mobility factor in the spread of Russian rule in Eurasia in the formative period of the rise of the Russian Empire and offers an examination of the interaction of Russian authorities with their nomadic partners. Demonstrating that the mobility factor strongly…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Central Asian Studies

  • The History of Science book cover

    The History of Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Massimo Mazzotti

    Science is one of the main features of the contemporary world, and shapes our lives to an extent that has no precedents in history. Yet science as we know it today is the outcome of contingent social processes, and its global success is far from self-explanatory. How did it happen? How did science…

    Hardback – 2020-02-24 
    Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

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