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Title Signs and wonders in Britain's age of revolution : a sourcebook / edited by Timothy G. Fehler and Abigail J. Hartman
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019
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Contents Warning-pieces -- Prelude to war: fore-runners of destruction -- Civil war: these troublesome and distracted times -- Cavaliers and roundheads: the divells agents still -- Christian astrology: amongst the celestial hieroglyphicks -- Sectarians and recusants: "recant" those dangerous errors -- The removal of the king: innocent blood calls for vengeance
Summary "Signs and Wonders in Britain's Age of Revolution is an original collection of primary sources from the era encompassing the political, religious, and social tumult of the English Civil War. With a focus on Britain in the seventeenth century and covering topics such as astrology, scurrilous pamphlet wars, witch-hunts and trials, and the execution of King Charles I, Signs and Wonders in Britain's Age of Revolution is essential reading for all students of early modern Britain"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Timothy G. Fehler is Professor of History at Furman University. His previous books include Poverty and Protestantism: The Evolution of Social Welfare in Sixteenth-Century Emden (1999), and Religious Diaspora in Early Modern Europe: Strategies of Exile (2014). Abigail J. Hartman (BA, Furman University; MLitt, University of St. Andrews) is pursuing doctoral work in Medieval History. )
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Subject Civil War (Great Britain : 1642-1649)
Puritan Revolution (Great Britain : 1642-1660)
Curiosities and wonders -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century
Curiosities and wonders.
HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Revolutionary
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 -- Sources
Great Britain -- History -- Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660 -- Sources
Great Britain.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Fehler, Timothy G., editor.
Hartman, Abigail J., editor.
ISBN 1351031317