Kingship and Crown Finance Under James VI and I, 1603-1625
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BeschreibungHow James deployed crown finance provides fundamental insights into his personal rule.
InhaltsverzeichnisAcknowledgments; Note on sources; Abbreviations; Introduction: the politics of crown finance in England; 1. Jacobean crown finance; 2. Kingship and the making of fiscal policy; 3. Crown finance and the new regime, 1603-1608; 4. The refoundation of the monarchy, 1609-1610; 5. The failure of Jacobean kingship, 1611-1617; 6. Crown finance and the renewal of Jacobean kingship, 1617-1621; 7. The incomplete reformation of finance and politics, 1621-1624; Conclusion: the failure of kingship and governance; Bibliography; Index
PortraitJOHN CRAMSIE is Assistant Professor of British and Irish History at Union College, Schenectady, New York.
Pressestimmen(A) very welcome and scholarly book... This is a very fine book that will be required reading for everyone interested in Jacobean politics and finance. AMERICAN HISTORICAL REVIEW There is much to admire in (this) book. RENAISSANCE QUARTERLY
Untertitel: 'Royal Historical Society Studi'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: ROYAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2002
Seitenanzahl: 256 Seiten