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Transactions of the Royal Historical Society

Volume 20

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Part of Royal Historical Society Transactions

Colin Jones, Frances Andrews, Blair Worden, Jeremy Gregory, Charles Saumarez Smith, Niall O Ciosain, Peter Gray, Virginia Crossman, Michael Bentley
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  • Date Published: February 2011
  • availability: Available
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9781107008687

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  • The Transactions of the Royal Historical Society publish an annual collection of major articles representing some of the best historical research by some of the world's most distinguished historians. This volume includes the following articles: 'Presidential Address: French Crossings I: Tales of Two Cities' by Colin Jones, 'Living Like the Laity? The Negotiation of Religious Status in the Cities of Late Medieval Italy' by Frances Andrews, 'Oliver Cromwell and the Protectorate' by Blair Worden, 'Refashioning Puritan New England: The Church of England in British North America, c.1680–c.1770' by Jeremy Gregory, 'Irish Social Thought and the Relief of Poverty, 1847–1880' by Peter Gray, ''Facts Notorious to the Whole Country': The Political Battle over Irish Poor Law Reform in the 1860s' by Virginia Crossman, 'The Age of Prothero: British Historiography in the Long Fin de Siecle, 1870–1920' (The Prothero Lecture) by Michael Bentley.

    • Annual collection of major articles that represents some of the best historical research by some of the world's most distinguished historians
    • Covers a wide range of topics looking at both social and political contexts
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    • Date Published: February 2011
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9781107008687
    • length: 242 pages
    • dimensions: 223 x 142 x 17 mm
    • weight: 0.41kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Editorial note
    1. Presidential address: French crossings I: tales of two cities Colin Jones
    2. Living like the laity? The negotiation of religious status in the cities of late medieval Italy Frances Andrews
    3. Oliver Cromwell and the Protectorate Blair Worden
    4. Refashioning Puritan New England: the Church of England in British North America, c.1680–c.1770 Jeremy Gregory
    5. The institutionalisation of art in early Victorian England (The Colin Matthew Memorial Lecture) Charles Saumarez Smith
    6. The Poor Inquiry and Irish society - a consensus theory of truth Niall O Ciosain
    7. Irish social thought and the relief of poverty, 1847–80 Peter Gray
    8. 'Facts notorious to the whole country': the political battle over Irish poor law reform in the 1860s Virginia Crossman
    9. The age of Prothero: British historiography in the long fin de siecle, 1870–1920 (The Prothero Lecture) Michael Bentley
    Report of Council for 2009–2010.

  • Editor

    Ian W. Archer, University of Oxford


    Colin Jones, Frances Andrews, Blair Worden, Jeremy Gregory, Charles Saumarez Smith, Niall O Ciosain, Peter Gray, Virginia Crossman, Michael Bentley

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