Charles II and the Politics of Access
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Brian Weiser
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Boydell Press

Charles's use of access to his person as a potent political tool reveals detail of contemporary politics and attitudes to monarchy.
Culture and Politics at the Court of Charles II, 1660-1685
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: Matthew Jenkinson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

A study of how representations and images of Charles II and his kingship were formed and presented by those in and around the court.
The Personal Rule of Charles II, 1681-85
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Grant Tapsell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

The wider repercussions and consequences of Charles II's personal rule are discussed, with special reference to the fledgling Tory and Whig parties.
To Meddle with Matters of State
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Christoph Ketterer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-09 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

Die Studie analysiert die politische Dimension protestantischer und römisch-katholischer Predigten an den Höfen von Karl II. (1660–1685) und Jakob II. (1685–1688/89), vor dem englischen Parlament und in den Kirchen Londons. Vor dem Hintergrund ungelöster politischer und konfessioneller Spannungen nach der Restauration, suchten Predigten mit Kritik an Machthabern und deren Beratung,
The Nature of the English Revolution Revisited
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Stephen Taylor, Grant Tapsell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Boydell Press

New insights into the nature of the seventeenth-century English revolution - one of the most contested issues in early modern British history.