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HISTORY OF ENGLAND

FROM THE

Accession of James II.

BY

THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULA Y.

VOLUME I.

NEW YORK:
HARPER & BROTHERS, PUBLISHERS,

82 CLIFF STREET.

1849.

KF 1960

CORRVARD COLLEEN

Denne 13, 1941)

LIONARY

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Their republican Spirit .......

...... .....
No systematic parliamentary Opposition offered to the Gov-

ernment of Elizabeth, and why......................

The Question of the Monopolies....

Scotland and Ireland become Parts of the same Empire with

England .......................

........ 60

Diminution of the Importance of England after the Accession

of James the First.

........................

The Doctrine of Divine Right.......

...............
The Separation between the Church and the Puritans be-

comes wider ...,
Accession and Character of Charles the First ............
Tactics of the Opposition in the House of Commons

Petition of Right ......................

The Petition of Right violated .........

Character and Designs of Wentworth ....

Character of Laud......

The Star Chamber and Iligh Commission .....

Ship-money ......

Resistance to the Liturgy in Scotland ....

A Parliament called and dissolved ...........

The Long Parliament ..

The first Appearance of the two great English Parties...

The Irish Rebellion......

The Remonstrance ..................

The Impeachment of the Five Members

Departure of Charles from London..........

102

Commencement of the Civil War.

105

Successes of the Royalists ......

Rise of the Independents.........

109

Oliver Cromwell ............

The Self-denying Ordinance ....

110

Victory of the Parliament ........

Domination and Character of the Army......

Risings against the Military Government suppressed

The Proceeding against the King.....

116

His Execution .........

Subjugation of Ireland and Scotland ........

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123

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