The History Of England From James II by Thomas Babington Macaulay

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • British & Irish history,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages508
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8481591M
ISBN 101419166077
ISBN 109781419166075

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I shall cheerfully bear the reproach of having descended below the dignity of history, if I can succeed in placing before the English of the nineteenth century a true picture of the life of their ancestors.

A complete reprint edition of Macaulay's massive. History of England from the Accession of James II, concentrates on the events surrounding the Glorious Revolution ofchronicling the long struggle between "court" and "country", between the forces of royal and governmental prerogative and those who sought for the people of England a right to govern by:   "The History of England from the Accession of James the Second" is the full title of the five-volume work by Lord Macaulay.

This work was a seminal and paradigmatic example of Whig historiography and its literary style has remained an object of praise since its publication, including subsequent to the widespread condemnation of its historical.

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In Rebellion, he continues his dazzling account of the history of England, beginning with The History Of England From James II book progress south of the Scottish king, James VI, who on the death of Elizabeth I became the first Stuart king of England, and ending with the deposition and flight into exile of his grandson, James II/5().

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The British Isles became inhabited more thanyears ago, as the discovery of stone tools and footprints at Happisburgh in Norfolk has revealed. The earliest evidence for early modern humans in North West Europe, a jawbone discovered in Devon at Kents Cavern inwas re-dated in to betw years old.

Continuous human habitation in England dates to around. ‎This is the third chapter in Macaulay’s great History of England from the Accession of James II. In this chapter Macaulay looks at the state of the nation in He discusses the population, the revenue, the military system, the roads, the inns, the coaches, the great cities and, of course London.

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Volume 1 examines the constitutional history of Britain up to the Restoration, Charles II's reign, fears of a return to an absolutist monarchy, and Whig attempts to exclude the Catholic James II. Thomas Babington Macaulay (–59) was one of the foremost nineteenth-century historians in the Whig tradition, which saw history as a series of developments towards enlightenment and democracy.

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It begins with the death of Charles II and then goes on to James II. Judge Jeffries then makes an appearance in a riot of slapstick absurdity when viewed from so far away.

Although, at the time of the ‘Bloody Assizes’ he will have been much feared and hated by man. "The History of England from the Accession of James II - I" from Thomas Babington Macaulay. British historian and Whig politician ().Pages: The History Of England From The Accession Of James Ii.

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Perhaps the most famous example of the "Whig interpretation of history"-the idea that the human story has been inevitably destined for enlightenment, progress, and scientific truth-this five-volume work instantly revolutionized the British understanding of history when its first volume was published in Though not without its detractors-Karl Marx called author BARON THOMAS BABINGTON.

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Although his ascension to the throne was uncontested, by the time the book appeared, James II had become unpopular with Parliament and the public. This is perhaps the best book I have ever read. It is the story of William of Oranage and James II. The descriptions of James's clash with the Bishops is purely Shakesperian, the description of La Hogue is fantastic.

The history and historiography is well-analysed elsewhere, but surprise for me was the sheer power and joy of the narrative. Buy online, view images and see past prices for THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ASCENSION OF JAMES II: VOLUMES 1 THRU 4 BY THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY.

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