WorldCat Identities

Russell, Conrad

Overview
Works: 24 works in 225 publications in 3 languages and 6,980 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Director
Classifications: DA415, 941.062
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Most widely held works by Conrad Russell
The crisis of Parliaments: English history 1509-1660 by Conrad Russell( Book )

54 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The causes of the English Civil War by Conrad Russell( Book )

24 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conrad Russell highlights the constitutional problem of multiple kingdoms within Britain, the religious problem of competing theologies within two or three state churches, and the financial problem of the inadequacy of the royal revenue to meet the needs of the monarchy. In order to understand the events of the 1640s, he traces the story of the church and state over the previous century
The origins of the English Civil War by Conrad Russell( Book )

27 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parliaments and English politics, 1621-1629 by Conrad Russell( Book )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title provides a consecutive account of parliamentary politics from 1621 to 1629, a crucial decade in English politics
The fall of the British monarchies, 1637-1642 by Conrad Russell( Book )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a history of the dramatic events which led to the collapse of Charles I's authority in England, Scotland and Ireland in the 1640s. It argues that the King was an active protagonist in the political events which were eventually to lose him not only one crown, but three
Unrevolutionary England, 1603-1642 by Conrad Russell( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What holds these essays together is the rejection of the idea of 'the birth of the modern world'. England before the Civil War was not a country welcoming a brave new world but one clinging fearfully to an old one. Change, where it happened, was not the result of a deliberate striving for 'progress', and the polity of pre-Civil War England was not on the point of collapse. Parliaments were not dominated by two 'sides' in training for a Cup Final at Naseby, but were groups of people struggling with limited success to reach agreement
Academic freedom by Conrad Russell( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Politics, religion, and popularity in early Stuart Britain : essays in honour of Conrad Russell( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Revisionism has had a far-reaching impact upon the history of politics and religion in early Stuart Britain. The essays collected here set out to assess this impact and develop further some of the central themes highlighted in the work of the historian Conrad Russell, and address a series of themes arising out of recent debates on the causes of the English Civil War. The subject-matter ranges from high-political narrative to the study of rumour, gossip, and print culture. Topics covered include the character of Charles I's kingship, the place of Parliament in the political system, the divisive legacy of the English Reformation, and the problems posed by trying to unite England with Scotland and Ireland. The collection will interest readers concerned with the political and religious history, and also the literature, of early seventeenth-century Britain."--Publisher description
King James VI and I and his English Parliaments : the Trevelyan lectures delivered at the University of Cambridge 1995 by Conrad Russell( Book )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Trevelyan lectures delivered to the University of Cambridge by Conrad Russell 'King James VI/I and his English Parliaments' provides a chronological narrative of the early English parliaments of James VI and I, covering in detail the four sessions of the 1604-1610 parliament and the addled parliament of 1614
An intelligent person's guide to liberalism by Conrad Russell( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The addled parliament of 1614 : the limits of revision by Conrad Russell( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las Monarquías del antiguo régimen : monarquías compuestas?( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recoge: Estado, nación y monarquía en el siglo XVIII; Gran Bretaña a comienzos del siglo XVII; La unión con Escocia y el problema de la identidad nacional escocesa; Visión europea de la Monarquía española, siglos XVI y XVII; La Francia del Antiguo Régimen
The reign of James I by Conrad Russell( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King James VI/I and his English parliaments by Conrad Russell( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reign of Charles I, 1625-1642 by Conrad Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Liberal cause : the three century-long tradition of the Liberal Democrats by Conrad Russell( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English parliaments in perspective, 1604-1642 by G. E Aylmer( Recording )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall of the British monarchies, 1637-42 by Conrad Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politics, religion and popularity in early Stuart England : essays in honour of Conrad Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall of the British monarchies 1937-1642 by Conrad Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Conrad Russell

Conrad Russell, 5. Earl Russell britischer Politiker und Historiker

Russell, Conrad 1937-

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Languages
English (198)

Spanish (7)

Italian (7)

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The causes of the English Civil WarParliaments and English politics, 1621-1629The fall of the British monarchies, 1637-1642Unrevolutionary England, 1603-1642Academic freedomPolitics, religion, and popularity in early Stuart Britain : essays in honour of Conrad RussellKing James VI and I and his English Parliaments : the Trevelyan lectures delivered at the University of Cambridge 1995King James VI/I and his English parliaments