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Europe and England in the Sixteenth Century : Routledge St.in the European Economy - T. A. Morris

Europe and England in the Sixteenth Century

Routledge St.in the European Economy

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Published: 22nd January 1998
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"Europe and England in the Sixteenth Century" covers political, social, religious and economic history from the late Renaissance to Mary Stuart and Philip II. Structured in three parts, the Western European Environment, The Rise of Great Monarchies and the Crisis of the Monarchies, the book is unique in its coverage of both England and Europe, indicating how events on one side of the Channel influenced those on the other side.
Drawing on numerous years of classroom experience, "Europe and England in the Sixteenth Century" is gracefully written and informed by the most recent and best scholarship in the field. Its excellent coverage of important topics is augmented by lucid historiographical essays, biographical sketches of major figures, clearly structured genealogical charts, chronologies, full glossaries of key words, and surveys of changing historiographical debates, including contemporary issues.

""Europe and England in the Sixteenth Century is gracefully written and informed by the most recent and best scholarship in the field....I especially liked the author's strategy of using significant source materials." -Roger Schlesinger, Washington State University "Morris has succeeded admirably in writing a clear, accessible, and up-to-date survey of sixteenth century European history. The text itself is clearly written and makes comprehensible some extremely complex events and phenomena." -Mark Konnert, University of Calgary "Clearly written, sensibly organised and balanced in its judgements." -Susan Doran, St Mary's University College, Surrey "A well written and helpful text. The balance between historiographical debate and the provision of information is good...and the juxtaposition of European and English history provides a valuable aid to the understanding of sixteenth-century themes." -John Ross, Hemel Hempstead School, London

The Western European Environment
The Sixteenth Century in Context
The Intellectual Context of the Sixteenth Century
The European reconnaissance
The First Generation of Religious Reform
Calvin and Calvinism
The Catholic Counter Reformation
The Rise of the Great Monarchies
Spain 1469-1555: From Unification to World Power
England in the Reign of Henry VII
International Conflict
Henry VIII: The Ascendancy of Wolsey
The Henrician Reformation
France in the Reigns of Francis I and Henry II
The Crisis of the Great Monarchies
Germany and the Holy Roman Empire in the Time of Charles V
The French Wars of Religion
The Revolt of the Netherlands
Spain Under Philip II
The England of Elizabeth: State, Church and Society
The England of Elizabeth: The Realm in Danger
Henry IV and the Recovery of France
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ISBN: 9780415150415
ISBN-10: 0415150418
Series: Routledge St.in the European Economy
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 376
Published: 22nd January 1998
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.96 x 20.27  x 2.39
Weight (kg): 0.86
Edition Number: 1