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The King and the Catholics : England, Ireland, and the fight for religious freedom, 1780-1829 / Antonia Fraser.

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  • 2 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 941.073 Fraser (Text) 31208912597244 new non-fiction Checked out 11/05/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385544528
  • ISBN: 0385544529
  • Physical Description: xiv, 319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-304) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
That fallen Catholic worship -- Nothing to fear in England -- The royal conscience -- Green shores of liberty -- Cardinal tempter -- Grattan the Great -- Serving Ireland royally -- Millstone round English necks -- A protestant king -- Noise of no popery -- Mr. Canning -- O'Connell's boldest step -- Brunswickers -- Boot-and-spur work -- From peel to repeal -- The duel -- Tale of two MPs -- Bloodless revolution.
Summary, etc.:
"The King and the Catholics is a gripping example of narrative history at its best. It is also a distant mirror of our own times, reflecting the dire consequences of state-sanctioned intolerance and showing how collective action and the political process can triumph over wrongheaded legislation"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: George King of Great Britain, 1762-1830.
Catholic Church > Great Britain > History.
Catholics > Great Britain
Church and state > Great Britain
Church and state > Great Britain > History > 19th century.
Catholic emancipation
Great Britain > History > 1714-1837
Great Britain > Politics and government > 1714-1837

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