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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Hopper, Andrew (Andrew James)
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2007
|Named Person:||Thomas Fairfax Fairfax, Baron; Thomas Fairfax (Soldat) Fairfax|
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|ISBN:||9780719071089 0719071089 0719071097 9780719071096|
|Description:||262 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||List of figures, maps and tables Preface and acknowledgement Abbreviations Introduction PART I 1 The Yorkshire Fairfaxes and the outbreak of wa 2 'The rude malice of the people': Fairfax and popular parliamentarianism 3 'The brutish general' and the year of victories 4 Parliament, the army and the second civil war 5 Fairfax and the King killers 6 Republic and Restoration PART II 7 The Fairfaxes and the causes of the civil war 8 Religion and honour 9 'The rider of the white horse': image and reputation 10 Gender and literature: Anne Fairfax and Andrew Marvell 11 Fairfax and Cromwell Conclusion: The Short Memorials and the battle for the memory of Black Tom Bibliography Index|
|Series Title:||Politics, culture and society in early modern Britain.|
"This is an important, well written and convincingly argued book, covering the career of a major, and neglected, figure from the period."--Patrick Little, History of Parliament Trust
- Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax, -- Baron, -- 1612-1671.
- Generals -- Great Britain.
- Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649.
- Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1603-1714.
- England and Wales. -- Army. -- New Model Army.
- Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax (Soldat)
- England -- Bürgerkrieg