This text is as comprehensive as any that is available for students in this era. Narrative themes and the introduction to current debates are woven into a very broad and though-provoking study. There is a helpful guide to further reading and a very comprehensive index.
This is good value for money. Resoundingly clear, and offering a confidential lead on most matters, it has all the aids to understanding that students look for. Professor Bonney is particularly lucid A detailed chronology and dynastic charts are placed where they are most useful, at the beginning.
King, Whitman College, Teaching History, Spring 'Bonney makes his argument with a wealth of detail and a critical approach to many of the accepted interpretations of the "early modern" period. Bonney displays superb political narrative.
As an experienced guide, Bonney leads the reader throu List of maps; List of tables; Chronology; Part I. Du kanske gillar.
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About Jeremy Black. Jeremy Black.
He is the author of over books, principally but not exclusively on 18th-century British politics and international relations, and has been described as "the most prolific hi Professor Jeremy Black MBE is an English historian and a Professor of History at the University of Exeter. He is the author of over books, principally but not exclusively on 18th-century British politics and international relations, and has been described as "the most prolific historical scholar of our age".
He taught at Durham University for 16 years from to , firstly as a lecturer and then as a Professor. In he moved to Exeter University where he took up the post of Professor of History.
He was editor of Archives , the journal of the British Records Association, from to Books by Jeremy Black.