Royalists and Patriots : Politics and Ideology in England, 1603-1640 Paperback
A new edition of this well-known book which reasserts the central importance of political and religious ideology in the origins of the Engish Civil War, rather than focusing narrowly on the social and economic roots of the conflict.
It provides a clear account of the main political theories in c17th England - The Divine Right of Kings; Government by Consent; and The Ancient Constitution - and goes on to consider the significance of these ideas.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Pearson Education Limited
- Publication Date: 27/04/1999
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780582320062