Wiley
Wiley.com
Print this page Share
Textbook

A History of the Modern British Isles, 1529-1603: The Two Kingdoms

ISBN: 978-0-631-19333-3
416 pages
January 1999, ©1998, Wiley-Blackwell
A History of the Modern British Isles, 1529-1603: The Two Kingdoms (0631193332) cover image
This volume examines the development of two sovereign nations over seventy-four momentous years.
See More
List of Plates.

Acknowledgements.

A Note on Conventions.

Introduction.

Contents.

Further Reading.

Chronology.

Index.
See More
Mark Nicholls is Deputy Keeper of Manuscripts at Cambridge University Libraray. He received an MA and PhD from the University of Cambridge and is the author of Investigating Gunpowder Plot (1991). He previously worked at the National Army Museum in Chelsea and edits the Journal of the Society for the Army Historical Research.
See More
  • A lively reassessment of England and Scotland under the Tudors and Stuarts
  • Examines the relationship with Ireland throughout the sixteenth-century
  • Covers politics and religion as well as economic, social and cultural change.
See More
"Dr Nicholls has proved to be a resourceful choice ... he delivers an accurate, sensitive and engaging account, never allowing the reader to be lost in the quagmires of scholarly debate." History<!--end-->

"The book is fluently written and well produced." English Historical Review

"An impressive achievement ... well written: lucid, concise and stylistically unpretentious." Irish Historical Studies

See More
Back to Top