aller au contenu
George II : puppet of the politicians? Aperçu de cet ouvrage
FermerAperçu de cet ouvrage
Vérifiant…

George II : puppet of the politicians?

Auteur : Jeremy Black
Éditeur: Exeter : University of Exeter Press, 2007.
Collection: Exeter studies in history.
Édition/format:   Livre imprimé : Biographie : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données:WorldCat
Résumé:
"Why is George II the forgotten monarch? Despite his lengthy rule (1727-1760) he has been so neglected that most of us know little or nothing of him." "One answer is the lack of easily accessible source material - George left no diary and was not a letter writer. But George has also been dismissed as merely a puppet in the hands of the towering politicians of his time: in particular Wilpole, Pitt and Newcastle." "In  Lire la suite...
Évaluation:

(pas encore évalué) 0 avec des critiques - Soyez le premier.

Sujets
Plus comme ceci

 

Trouver un exemplaire en ligne

Liens vers cet ouvrage

Trouver un exemplaire dans la bibliothèque

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Recherche de bibliothèques qui possèdent cet ouvrage...

Détails

Genre/forme: History
Biography
Format – détails additionnels: Online version:
Black, Jeremy.
George II.
Exeter : University of Exeter Press, 2007
(OCoLC)608296544
Personne nommée: George, King of Great Britain; George, King of Great Britain; König II ) Georg (Großbritannien
Type d’ouvrage: Biographie, Ressource Internet
Type de document: Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Jeremy Black
ISBN: 9780859898072 0859898075
Numéro OCLC: 156832070
Description: xii, 303 pages : 1 map ; 24 cm.
Contenu: Preface Abbreviations Map 1. The Role of Monarchy in Eighteenth-Century Britain 2. A New Dynasty and a Quarrelsome Prince of Wales, 1683-1727 3. The King's Realm 4. The New King, 1727-1731, 77 5. Character and Concerns 6. George and Walpole: Double Act or King in the Shadows? 1731-1741 7. Turmoil and Crisis, 1741-1746 8. The Rule of the Pelhams? 1746-1754 9. Last Years, 1754-1760 10. George II's Reputation 11. Conclusions Notes Selected Further Reading Index
Titre de collection: Exeter studies in history.
Autres titres: George the second :
Responsabilité: Jeremy Black.

Résumé:

Following closely on the heels of his recent biography of George III, the author turns to the reign of his grandfather, George II, to set the record straight. This book sets out to demonstrate the  Lire la suite...

Critiques

Critiques éditoriales

Synopsis de l’éditeur

George II has been victim of some tepid biographies, but at last he has been rescued by Black's welcome life. BBC History Magazine With recent scholarly attention turning to the Hanoverians and the Lire la suite...

 
Critiques d’utilisateurs
Récupération des critiques de GoodReads...
Récuperation des critiques DOGObooks…

Marqueurs

Soyez le premier.
Confirmez cette demande

Vous avez peut-être déjà demandé cet ouvrage. Veuillez sélectionner OK si vous voulez poursuivre avec cette demande quand même.

Données liées


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156832070> # George II : puppet of the politicians?
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "156832070" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Place/exeter> ; # Exeter
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/941.072092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/46902352> ; # King of Great Britain George II
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Topic/kings_and_rulers> ; # Kings and rulers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/987694> ; # Kings and rulers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Person/george_ii_king_of_great_britain_1683_1760> ; # King of Great Britain George II
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Person/georg_grossbritannien_konig_ii> ; # König II.) Georg (Großbritannien
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Event/1727_1760> ; # 1727-1760
    schema:alternateName "George the second :" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Person/black_jeremy> ; # Jeremy Black
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/196122609> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Series/exeter_studies_in_history> ; # Exeter studies in history.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608296544> ;
    schema:name "George II : puppet of the politicians?"@en ;
    schema:productID "156832070" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/156832070#PublicationEvent/exeter_university_of_exeter_press_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Agent/university_of_exeter_press> ; # University of Exeter Press
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/156832070#Review/1196267796> ;
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780859898072.pdf> ;
    schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=017135823&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780859898072> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA798903> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/156832070> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Agent/university_of_exeter_press> # University of Exeter Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University of Exeter Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Person/black_jeremy> # Jeremy Black
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Black" ;
    schema:givenName "Jeremy" ;
    schema:name "Jeremy Black" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Person/georg_grossbritannien_konig_ii> # König II.) Georg (Großbritannien
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Georg (Großbritannien" ;
    schema:givenName "König II.)" ;
    schema:name "König II.) Georg (Großbritannien" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Person/george_ii_king_of_great_britain_1683_1760> # King of Great Britain George II
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1683" ;
    schema:deathDate "1760" ;
    schema:givenName "George" ;
    schema:name "King of Great Britain George II" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196122609#Series/exeter_studies_in_history> # Exeter studies in history.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156832070> ; # George II : puppet of the politicians?
    schema:name "Exeter studies in history." ;
    schema:name "Exeter studies in history" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/987694> # Kings and rulers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Kings and rulers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46902352> # King of Great Britain George II
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1683" ;
    schema:deathDate "1760" ;
    schema:givenName "George" ;
    schema:name "King of Great Britain George II" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780859898072>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0859898075" ;
    schema:isbn "9780859898072" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608296544>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "George II." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156832070> ; # George II : puppet of the politicians?
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/156832070#Review/1196267796>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156832070> ; # George II : puppet of the politicians?
    schema:reviewBody ""Why is George II the forgotten monarch? Despite his lengthy rule (1727-1760) he has been so neglected that most of us know little or nothing of him." "One answer is the lack of easily accessible source material - George left no diary and was not a letter writer. But George has also been dismissed as merely a puppet in the hands of the towering politicians of his time: in particular Wilpole, Pitt and Newcastle." "In this new biography - the first for over 30 years - Jeremy Black reassesses this charge, and demonstrates convincingly that George II is a worthy subject of enquiry. Exploiting rich archival resources, including contemporary satire and the letters written about George rather than by him, he pieces together a figure who was the pivot in an often finely balanced - and sometimes dangerously unbalanced - fledgling political system." "By drawing comparisons between George, his predecessors and successors, his European counterparts and famous ministers of the day, Black goes beyond biography. He not only reveals much about George himself, but also dissects the role of the king and the changing face of monarchical power."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Fermer la fenêtre

Veuillez vous identifier dans WorldCat 

Vous n’avez pas de compte? Vous pouvez facilement créer un compte gratuit.