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The History of England, from the Accession of James II. - Complete Contents of the Five Volumes

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The Project Gutenberg EBook of The History of England from the Accessionof James II., by Thomas Babington MacaulayThis eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and withalmost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away orre-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License includedwith this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.orgTitle: The History of England from the Accession of James II.Complete Contents of the Five VolumesAuthor: Thomas Babington MacaulayEditor: David WidgerRelease Date: June 26, 2008 [EBook #25902]Last Updated: May 9, 2009Language: English*** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK HISTORY OF ENGLAND ***Produced by David WidgerTHE HISTORY OF ENGLANDFROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II,FIVE VOLUMESCOMPLETE TABLE OF CONTENTSby Thomas Babington Macaulay.PhiladelphiaPorter & CoatesEditor's NoteThis Project Gutenberg set of the History of England from the Accession of James II. were contributed by twovolunteeers. The first volume appearing in September, 1998 [Etext #1468] and the last in May 2001 [Etext #2614].All five large volumes have been completely reproofed and corrected. They have been reposted this week with theaddition of an html file for each which allowed linkage in the texts to the 2800+ footnotes in the first four volumes.This present file, a Table of Contents for all five volumes, has external links to each of the chapters in the entire set.The contributor of the first volume tabulated a list ...
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The Project Gutenberg EBook of The History of England from the Accession
of James II., by Thomas Babington Macaulay
This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with
almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or
re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included
with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.org
Title: The History of England from the Accession of James II.
Complete Contents of the Five Volumes
Author: Thomas Babington Macaulay
Editor: David Widger
Release Date: June 26, 2008 [EBook #25902]
Last Updated: May 9, 2009
Language: English
*** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK HISTORY OF ENGLAND ***
Produced by David Widger
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND
FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II,
FIVE VOLUMES
COMPLETE TABLE OF CONTENTSby Thomas Babington Macaulay.
Philadelphia
Porter & Coates
Editor's Note
This Project Gutenberg set of the History of England from the Accession of James II. were contributed by two
volunteeers. The first volume appearing in September, 1998 [Etext #1468] and the last in May 2001 [Etext #2614].
All five large volumes have been completely reproofed and corrected. They have been reposted this week with the
addition of an html file for each which allowed linkage in the texts to the 2800+ footnotes in the first four volumes.
This present file, a Table of Contents for all five volumes, has external links to each of the chapters in the entire set.
The contributor of the first volume tabulated a list of the major topics in each chapter; this seeming a valuable addition, a
similar tabulation has been continued for the remaining five volumes.
David Widger, June 20, 2008
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VOLUME I.
VOLUME II.
VOLUME III.
VOLUME IV.
VOLUME V.TABLE OF ALL CHAPTERS
CHAPTER I. CHAPTER VI CHAPTER XI CHAPTER XVI CHAPTER XXI
CHAPTER II. CHAPTER VII CHAPTER XII CHAPTER XVII CHAPTER XXII
CHAPTER III. CHAPTER VIII CHAPTER XIII. CHAPTER XVIII CHAPTER XXIII
CHAPTER IV. CHAPTER IX CHAPTER XIV CHAPTER XIX CHAPTER XXIV
CHAPTER V. CHAPTER X CHAPTER XV CHAPTER XX CHAPTER XXV.CONTENTS OF VOLUMES
AND CHAPTERSVOLUME ONECHAPTER I.
Introduction
Britain under the Romans
Britain under the Saxons
Conversion of the Saxons to Christianity
Danish Invasions; The Normans
The Norman Conquest
Separation of England and Normandy
Amalgamation of Races
English Conquests on the Continent
Wars of the Roses
Extinction of Villenage
Beneficial Operation of the Roman Catholic Religion
The early English Polity often misrepresented, and why?
Nature of the Limited Monarchies of the Middle Ages
Prerogatives of the early English Kings
Limitations of the Prerogative
Resistance an ordinary Check on Tyranny in the Middle Ages
Peculiar Character of the English Aristocracy
Government of the Tudors
Limited Monarchies of the Middle Ages generally turned into Absolute Monarchies
The English Monarchy a singular Exception
The Reformation and its Effects
Origin of the Church of England
Her peculiar Character
Relation in which she stood to the Crown
The Puritans
Their Republican Spirit
No systematic parliamentary Opposition offered to the Government of Elizabeth
Question of the Monopolies
Scotland and Ireland become Parts of the same Empire with England
Diminution of the Importance of England after the Accession of James I
Doctrine of Divine Right
The Separation between the Church and the Puritans becomes wider
Accession and Character of Charles I
Tactics of the Opposition in the House of Commons
Petition of Right
Petition of Right violated; Character and Designs of Wentworth
Character of Laud
Star Chamber and High Commission
Ship-Money
Resistance to the Liturgy in Scotland
A Parliament called and dissolved
The Long Parliament
First Appearance of the Two great English Parties
The Remonstrance
Impeachment of the Five Members
Departure of Charles from London
Commencement of the Civil War
Successes of the Royalists
Rise of the Independents
Oliver Cromwell
Selfdenying Ordinance; Victory of the Parliament
Domination and Character of the Army
Rising against the Military Government suppressed
Proceedings against the King
His Execution
Subjugation of Ireland and Scotland
Expulsion of the Long Parliament
The Protectorate of Oliver Cromwell
Oliver succeeded by Richard
Fall of Richard and Revival of the Long Parliament
Second Expulsion of the Long Parliament
The Army of Scotland marches into England
Monk declares for a Free Parliament
General Election of 1660The Restoration

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