HA Podcast Series: James VI & I to Anne

James VI & I to Anne

Produced by Simon Brown, 13th October 2015

In this series of podcasts we look at British and Irish History from the Union of the Crowns to Queen Anne.

This series features: Mr Simon Healy, Dr Frank Tallett, Professor Jackie Eales, Dr Andrew Hopper, Professor Michael Braddick, Dr Jason Peacey, Professor Peter Gaunt, Professor Barry Coward, Professor John Miller, Professor Tony Claydon, Anne Somerset, Dr Laura Stewart and Dr Nigel Aston.

James VI & I, Charles I & the Civil War

  • The Union of the Crowns
  • The Early Stuart Parliaments
  • The Thirty Years War
  • The Road to the First English Civil War
  • Why did the Civil War break out in 1642?
  • Why did the Royalists lose the first Civil War?
  • The failure of negotiated settlement
  • The Levellers
  • England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales.
  • The Trial of Charles I

The Commonwealth to Anne

  • The Commonwealth & the Protectorate
  • Oliver Cromwell
  • Was the Protectorate a Military Dictatorship?
  • Charles II
  • How close was England to Absolutism 1660-88?
  • James II, William III & the Glorious Revolution of 1688
  • Parliament & Constitutional Change 1660-1702
  • Intellectual & Scientific Revolution in Britain
  • Queen Anne

About our Authors

  • About our Authors

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