Prostitution in Late Elizabethan London: The Case of Mary Newborough
- The rift within Clan Ian Mor: The Antrim and Dunyveg MacDonnells, 1590-1603. Hill, J. Michael // Sixteenth Century Journal;Winter93, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p865
Reports on the history of the Clan Ian Mor (Clan Donald South) and its split into two quarreling branches after the death of its leader Sorley Boy MacDonnell. Background of Clan Ian Mor; Antrim (Irish) and Dunyveg (Scottish) branches; Causes of the rift; Inability to forge a common policy...
- Controversy and `correctness': English chronicles and the chroniclers, 1553-1568. Metzger, Marcia Lee // Sixteenth Century Journal;Summer96, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p437
Focuses on the sixteenth-century history of England. Factors affecting the accuracy of English chronicles; Chronicles as a propaganda medium.
- William Camden: Historian, Herald and Antiquary. Herendeen, W.H. // Studies in Philology;Spring88, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p192
Discusses the role of William Camden in the antiquarian movement in England between 1535 and 1546. Developments in historical thinking from John Leland and Camden; Ambiguous use of the terms 'historian' and 'antiquarian' during the period; Proposals for chartering the early manifestation of the...
- Literacies in Early Modern England. Sanders, Eve Rachelle; Ferguson, Margaret W. // Critical Survey;2002, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
Focuses on literacy in England during the 16th century. Role of the Bible in the encouragement of literacy in England; Factors that have contributed to the emergence of multiple literacies during the period; Discussion on the distabilization of existing social and cultural categories by writers...
- BRITAIN 1500. Gunn, Steven // History Today;Aug2000, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p38
Looks at the condition of Great Britain at the beginning of the Tudor era in the fifteenth century. Background information on the socio-economic condition of Britain; Industrial status of the country; Employment and population; Religious activities of the country.
- The Early Tudor Period. Grace, Dominick // Early Tudor Period;6/ 1/2011, p1
The early Tudor Period is often overlooked due to the experiments of some of its key writers, which did not always anticipate the paths later literature would follow. Nevertheless, it was an important age of innovation, with theological and intellectual changes profoundly affecting thought and...
- A Letter of Jane, Duchess of Northumberland, in 1553. Gunn, S.J. // English Historical Review;Nov99, Vol. 114 Issue 459, p1267
Presents a letter from Lady Jane Grey, Duchess of Northumberland to Lady Paget during the tumultuous period prior to the execution of John Dudley, Duke of Northumberland and husband of Jane, in August 1553. Implications of the letter.
- New Perspectives or Old Complexities? // English Historical Review;Feb2000, Vol. 115 Issue 460, p113
Disputes on the claims of Ethan Shagan in his article `Protector Somerset and the 1549 Rebellions: New Sources and New Perspectives.' Argument that the nine letters in the British Library, Add. MS 48018, as the new sources, cannot conclusively resolve the question of the British government's...
- `Popularity' and the 1549 Rebellions Revisited. Shagan, Ethan H. // English Historical Review;Feb2000, Vol. 115 Issue 460, p121
Presents a response to scholars Michael Bush's and George Bernard's questions regarding the author's article `Protector Somerset and the 1549 Rebellions.' Assertion that Somerset's policies in mid-Tudor history attempted to create an alliance between the British government and commons but that...