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The England of Elizabeth free pdf The classic study of Elizabethan England, first published by Macmillan in 1950, is being reissued for the 400th anniversary of Elizabeth I's death with a substantial new introduction by the distinguished historian Christopher Haigh. "The England of Elizabeth" paints a lively portrait of Elizabethan society, the classes forming it, its government and administration, law and religious organization, education and social order and traces the lasting legacy it has left on our lives today. In the new introduction, Christopher Haigh reassesses the importance of Rowse's work for our understanding of the Elizabethan period.

About Alfred Lestie Rowe

A.L. ROWSE was Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford and Fellow of the British Academy. He was general editor of the Oxford Shakespeare and wrote over 50 books including Tudor Cornwall, The Spirit of English History, Bosworth Field and the War of the Rose, Cornishman at Oxford and Homosexuals in History as well as a biography of Shakespeare. - CHRISTOPHER HAIGH is a Lecturer in Modern History at the University of Oxford. He is the author of many books including Elizabeth I and English Reformations: Religion, Politics and Society Under the Tudors. -

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Author : Alfred Lestie Rowe
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 03 March 2003
ISBN : 1403908125
EAN : 9781403908124
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 624 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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