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The foundations of modern Wales, 1642-1780

Author: Geraint H Jenkins
Publisher: Oxford, England : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Series: History of Wales, v. 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Deals with the principal features of Welsh life during the years between the Civil War and the beginnings of the Industrial Revolution.


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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraint H Jenkins
ISBN: 0192852787 9780192852786
OCLC Number: 223030016
Description: 490 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Part 1 Strife and upheaval, 1642-1660: the Civil Wars and the interregnum; propogating the Gospel. Part 2 The return to stability: the social and economic structure; the pattern of politics; religion, education and literacy; cultural and intellectual life. Part 3 The age of improvement, 1730-1780: social and economic progress; political conflict and change; the spirit of enthusiasm; cultural revival and invention.
Series Title: History of Wales, v. 4.
Responsibility: by Geraint H. Jenkins.


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