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GOING TO THE WARS: THE EXPERIENCE OF THE ENGLISH CIVIL WARS 1638-1651

By Charles Carlton

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The English Civil War and its impact on those who went off to fight in it. Thousands of young men fought in the wars and coming from a relatively peaceful society, none were prepared for the military discipline, emotional strain or the violence of combat. Initial enthusiasm turned to disillusion with life on campaign and the experience of battle. (Published: 1992) (Publisher: Routledge, Keegan & Paul) (ISBN: 0415032822) (Pagination: 368pp, 22 illustrations) (Condition: Good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$15.97

GOING TO THE WARS: THE EXPERIENCE OF THE ENGLISH CIVIL WARS 1638-1651

By Charles Carlton

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The English Civil War and its impact on those who fought in it. Thousands of young men fought in the wars and coming from a relatively peaceful society, none were prepared for the military discipline, emotional strain or the violence of combat. Initial enthusiasm turned to disillusion with life on campaign and the experience of battle. (Published: 1992) (Publisher: Book Club Associates) (Pagination: 428pp illustrations) (Condition: Good in d/w with faded spine) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

CULLODEN: A GUIDE TO THE BATTLEFIELD

By Iain Cameron Taylor

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) A guide to the Battlefield with the Story of the Battle, the Events leading to it and the Aftermath. The final confrontation of the Jacobite rising of 1745 and part of a religious civil war in Britain. On 16 April 1746, the Jacobite forces of Charles Edward Stuart fought loyalist troops commanded by William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, near Inverness in the Scottish Highlands.The Hanoverian victory at Culloden halted the Jacobite intent to overthrow the House of Hanover and restore the House of Stuart to the British throne. The conflict was the last pitched battle fought on British soil (Published: 1965) (Publisher: National Trust Scotland) (Pagination: 56pp illustrations, maps) (Condition: Very good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$3.19

THE BONNIE PRINCE CHARLIE COUNTRY AND THE 1745 JACOBITE RISING
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THE BONNIE PRINCE CHARLIE COUNTRY AND THE 1745 JACOBITE RISING

By Rev. J A Carruth MA

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) A very useful potted guide to the Jacobite movement and 1745 rising. Family tree, chronology and map with a detailed narrative and illustrations of the countryside and palaces and houses. (Published: 1971) (Publisher: Jarrold & Son) (ISBN: 0853064350) (Condition: Good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$4.79

GLENCOE
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GLENCOE

By John Prebble

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The massacre of the Macdonalds by the Campbells in the reign of william III and the reasons behind the operation which was considered a necessary "act of genocide". Looks at the raids and depredations inflicted on the Lowlands by the Highlanders. (Published: 1972) (Publisher: Penguin Books) (ISBN: 0140028978) (Pagination: 304pp) (Condition: Good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$4.79

BATTLES OF THE '45

By Katherine Tomasson and Francis Buist

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The story of the last campaign on British soil - the 1745 Rebellion raised by Prince Charles Edward Stuart. Looks at the battles of Prestonpans, Falkirk and the final Jacobite defeat by the Government Forces of English and Scottish troops and Campbell militia under the command of the Duke of Cumberland at Culloden during which the Young Pretender left the field and escaped to France disguised as a Lady's Maid. (Published: 1962) (Publisher: Batsford) (Pagination: 216pp, illustrations, maps) (Condition: Slight wear on dustjacket edge. very good) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

THE KING'S PEACE: THE GREAT REBELLION

By C. V. Wedgwood

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) An account of the period that led up to the English Civil War, 1637-1641. The author looks at the rise of the Covenanters in Scotland, and the first and second Scots wars, the leaders Montrose and Argyll, the Army in Ireland and the fate of Strafford and the Irish Rising. (Published: 1955) (Publisher: Collins) (Pagination: 510pp, illustrations) (Condition: Red boards faded, foxing on page edges.) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

THE TRIAL OF CHARLES I

By (Editor) Roger Lockyer

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) A contemporary account taken from the recollections of Sir Thomas Herbert who served the king during his captivity. And also John Rushworth who served in the House of Commons and was secretary to Fairfax and Cromwell. These documents provide a unique and authoritative account of a trial, often regarded as illegal and ending in a judicial murder. (Published: 1959) (Publisher: Folio Society) (Pagination: 164pp, portrait) (Condition: Good. rubbed spine. black decorated boards. faded slip case) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

CULLODEN
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CULLODEN

By John Prebble

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) Mass market paperback reflecting age and use.Text clean. Fair.The fateful battle that finally crushed the Jacobite 1745 Rebellion, and the aftermath. This is the story of the ordinary men and women involved in the rebellion who were described in the regimental rosters of the time as Common Men. The book presents the battle as it was for them and their lives as fugitives in the glens or as prisoners on the transportation ships (Published: 1979) (Publisher: Penguin Books) (ISBN: 0140025766) (Pagination: 360pp map) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$3.19

CULLODEN AND THE '45

By Jeremy Black

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The Jacobite campaign in England and Scotland in 1745. Looks at the military and political situation at the time, the threatening events following the coup of 1688, the Highland revolt rallying to the Stuart cause, successfully invading England and then the fateful decision to retreat to the Highlands and Culloden. (Published: 1990) (Publisher: Sutton Publishing) (ISBN: 0862997364) (Pagination: 256pp, 60 illustrations, notes, index) (Condition: Very good in dw) UL-XXXXXX

$15.97

THE WARS OF THE ROSES

By Hubert Cole and (General Editor) Ludovic Kennedy

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) British At War series. The dynastic struggle between the houses of York and Lancaster raged across Britain for thirty years. It ended with the Battle of Bosworth and the founding of the Tudor dynasty. (Published: 1973) (Publisher: Book Club Associates) (ISBN: 0246106182) (Pagination: 208pp illustrations.) (Condition: edges browning, ow vg in rippled dw) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

CHARLES II, THE MAN AND THE STATESMAN

By Maurice Ashley

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The Life of Charles from his birth in 1630, first born of Charles I and Henrietta Maria. During the Civil war he supported his father fighting mainly in the West Country most notably at the Battle of Edgehill. Exiled in the Scilly Islands, Jersey and then France, he was restored to the throne in 1660 with the aid of General Monck, but parliament was stronger and overuled his attempts to bring more religious tolerance with the Act of Indulgence. In his private life he had numerous mistresses and illegitimate children, and loved racing and gambling. This had a considerable influence on Restoration art and literature (Published: 1971) (Publisher: History Book Club) (Pagination: 358pp illustrations) (Condition: Ex club library. Canx stamps on fep, Red Boards, no d/w. good) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

CULLODEN AND THE '45

By Jeremy Black

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The Jacobite campaign in England and Scotland in 1745. Looks at the military and political situation at the time, The threatening events following the coup of 1688, the highland revolt rallying to the Stuart cause, successfully invading England and then the fateful decision to retreat to the Highlands and Culloden. (Published: 1993) (Publisher: Sutton Publishing) (ISBN: 0750903759) (Pagination: 217pp, illustrations, maps & plans) (Condition: slight crease on front cover o/w g in card covers) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

OLIVER CROMWELL

By John Morley

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) A study of the life of one of the great and controversial, personalities of English history. Published by Macmillan November, 1900 (1st printing Oct 1900). Original burgundy cloth, gilt titles, a little wear at extremities, small nick at top of spine, base of spine slightly worn, page fore-edges untrimmed, some foxing of preliminaries. The internals are clean and sound except for some pencilled underlining. (Published: 1900) (Publisher: Macmillan) (Pagination: 510pp, frontis portrait, index) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX

$15.97

THIS WAR WITHOUT AN ENEMY

By Richard Ollard

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) This well illustrated account of the English Civil wars takes a fresh view of the unparalleled series of events that led up to Cromwell's astonishing period of ascendancy. The book concentrates on life during the war, and how the impact of the wars was felt in family and neighbourhood, in social and professional life. (Published: 1976) (Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton) (ISBN: 0340209658) (Pagination: 224pp, 17 colour plates, 50 col illustrations, maps) (Condition: Very good in good d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$15.97

THE STATE'S SERVANTS

By G E Aylmer

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) A study of the Civil Service of the English Republic 1649-1660. How England was governed and by whom, under the rule of Oliver Cromwell. Looks at the institutional structures, terms of service, pay, fees, the value of offices, the use and misuse of office, corruption, forgery, and bribery, the officials, their social position and the impact of their rule. (Published: 1973) (Publisher: Routledge, Keegan & Paul) (ISBN: 0710076371) (Pagination: xiii + 484pp, tables, maps, notes, appendices, index) (Condition: vg in g dw) UL-XXXXXX

$23.96

THE WARS OF THE ROSES

By J R Lander

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The long and bloody civil war from 1399-1485. Beginning with Henry IV's usurption of the throne in 1399, the author takes us through the period of continuous civil strife from 1455 to 1471, and to the last battle between the White and Red Rose at Bosworth Field in 1485. A review of the contemporary sources, linked by detailed interpretation based on modern research, reveals a nation less disrupted by civil war than by local disputes or the wide-ranging repercussions of the Black Death. (Published: 1974) (Publisher: White Lion) (ISBN: 0856179574 ) (Pagination: 272pp, 12 col & 80 b/w illustrations) (Condition: very good in rubbed d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$15.97

THE KING'S PEACE

By C. V. Wedgwood

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) An account of the period that led up to the English Civil War, 1637-1641. The author looks at the rise of the Covenanters in Scotland, and the first and second Scots wars, the leaders Montrose and Argyll, the Army in Ireland and the fate of Strafford and the Irish Rising. (Published: 1955) (Publisher: Collins & Brown) (Pagination: 510pp, ills) (Condition: fair in v/worn d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

CROMWELL: OUR CHIEF OF MEN

By Antonia Fraser

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) The life of the English "Lord Protector", the dictator of England who rose from a country gentleman to become one of the foremost generals of his age. This study of Cromwell seeks to strip his life of the propaganda that followed the Restoration after his death. (Published: 1977) (Publisher: Book Club Edition) (Pagination: xx + 774pp, illustrations) (Condition: Good in worn d/w) UL-XXXXXX

$12.78

SIR JOHN BERKENHEAD

By P W Thomas

(Subject: The English Civil Wars & Jacobite Rebellions) Berkenhead was a major Royalist propagandist in the English Civil War period. He edited the Mercurius Bellicus, Mercurius Aulius and Mercurius Publius, and wrote numerous tracts. An unusual view of the Civil War. (Published: 1969) (Publisher: Clarendon Press) (Pagination: xiv + 298pp) (Condition: vg in wn dw) UL-XXXXXX

$19.16

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