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Revolution remembered : seditious memories after the British civil wars

Author: Edward Legon
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2019.
Series: Politics, culture and society in early modern Britain
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines 'seditious memories' in the Restoration period. It reveals the social depth of opposition to the Stuarts and the Church of England, and asks why people were prepared to take the risk of voicing their resistance in public.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
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Legon, Edward.
Revolution remembered : seditious memories after the British civil wars.
Manchester, MI : Manchester University Press, 2019
246 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Legon
ISBN: 1526124661 9781526124661
OCLC Number: 1117184655
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 235 pages
Contents: Front matter; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction: 'Remember the Good Old Cause'; Locating seditious memories in England and Wales; The politics of memory after the Restoration; Seditious memories: Contestation and cultural resistance; Sharing seditious memories; Seditious memories in Scotland and Ireland; Mis-commemoration after the Restoration; Seditious memories across generations; Conclusion: Burying the good old cause; Select bibliography; Index
Series Title: Politics, culture and society in early modern Britain
Responsibility: Edward Legon.

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