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George II : puppet of the politicians?

Autore: Jeremy Black
Editore: Exeter : University of Exeter Press, 2007.
Serie: Exeter studies in history.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"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  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: History
Biography
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Black, Jeremy.
George II.
Exeter : University of Exeter Press, 2007
(OCoLC)608296544
Persona incaricata: George, King of Great Britain; George, King of Great Britain; König II ) Georg (Großbritannien
Tipo materiale: Biography, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento Libro, Risorsa Internet
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Jeremy Black
{0} 9780859898072 0859898075
Numero OCLC: 156832070
Descrizione: xii, 303 pages : 1 map ; 24 cm.
Contenuti: PrefaceAbbreviationsMap1. The Role of Monarchy in Eighteenth-Century Britain2. A New Dynasty and a Quarrelsome Prince of Wales, 1683-17273. The King's Realm4. The New King, 1727-1731, 775. Character and Concerns6. George and Walpole: Double Act or King in the Shadows? 1731-17417. Turmoil and Crisis, 1741-17468. The Rule of the Pelhams? 1746-17549. Last Years, 1754-176010. George II's Reputation11. ConclusionsNotesSelected Further ReadingIndex
Titolo della serie: Exeter studies in history.
Altri titoli: George the second :
Responsabilità: Jeremy Black.

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Following closely on the heels of his recent biography of George III, Jeremy Black turns to the reign of his grandfather, George II, to set the record straight.  Per saperne di più…

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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 Per saperne di più…

 
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