In this podcast Professor Tony Claydon of Bangor University discusses the Glorious Revolution of 1688.
1. Introduction. The Forward March of English Liberty?
2. James II, Parliament & Catholicism.
3. A Catholic succession.
4. Factors outside England. France and the Universal Emporer
5. William III's position.
6. James II flees.
7. The Glorious Revolution Settlement.
8. War with France and the expansion of the state. The foundations of the Empire.