inevitable union and other essays on early modern Scotland

by Maurice Lee

Publisher: Tuckwell Press in East Linton, East Lothian, Scotland

Written in English
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  • Scotland -- History -- 17th century,
  • Scotland -- History -- 18th century

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesInevitable union
StatementMaurice Lee, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA800 .L44 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 285 p. ;
Number of Pages285
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Open LibraryOL3762755M
ISBN 101862321078
LC Control Number2003467612
OCLC/WorldCa45828582

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This collection of writings by one of the foremost historians on early modern Scotland contains 11 of Maurice Lee, Jr.'s most important journal articles and book chapters. It also contains five new pieces, including the title article on the Union, a reassessment of Mary Queen of Scots, and a new interpretation of the mysterious Gowrie by: 3.

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Maurice Lee Jr. is Margaret Judson Professor at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey. His first book was published inand his most recent books are 'Dearest Brother': Lauderdale, Tweedale and Scottish Politics, - (), The 'Inevitable' Union and Other Essays on Early Modern Scotland () and The Heiresses of Buccleuch: Mariage, Money and Politics in Seventeenth-Century/5(3).

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The Union of the Crowns (Scottish Gaelic: Aonadh nan Crùintean; Scots: Union o the Crouns) was the accession of James VI of Scotland to the thrones of England and Ireland as James I, and the consequential unification for some purposes (such as overseas diplomacy) of the three realms under a single monarch on 24 March The Union of Crowns followed the death of Elizabeth I of England.

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