Calendar Of State Papers

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Calendar Of State Papers

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Calendar Of State Papers

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Calendar Of State Papers Domestic Series 1651 1652

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Description : Excerpt from Calendar of State Papers, Domestic Series, 1651-1652: Preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office The case of the Scotch prisoners was less easily disposed of. The noblemen were still retained prisoners in the Tower, with permission, however, to have servants to at tend them, provided the servants also became prisoners. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.


Calendar Of State Papers

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Calendar Of State Papers

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Calendar Of State Papers Domestic

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Calendar Of State Papers Domestic Series 1651

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Description : Excerpt from Calendar of State Papers, Domestic Series, 1651: Preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office The Council met 2419 times, and the average attendance was 1918, being a slight advance on the 183 of the second Council. The average attendance at Parliament during the Same period was only 504, and almost all the 41 members of Council were also members of Parliament. The preceding volume of this Calendar recorded the acceptance of Charles II. By his Scottish subjects, and the uneasiness occasioned to the English Government by his proximity, and by the movements in Scotland, which found sympathy in so many quarters in England. This uneasiness continued and increased. On Jan. 13th, 1651, the Committee for Examinations, whose duties were very onerous, reports many designs on foot for embroiling the commonwealth in a bloody war, carried on by des perate persons in several counties, who correspond with enemies both in England and Scotland, and advises that the estates of such persons should be confiscated with out mercy, and part thereof given to the discoverers. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.


Calendar Of State Papers

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Jeopardy Of Every Wind

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Description : In 1669, fleeing a London decimated by the plague and the Great Fire, a young English child arrived, alone, at Fort St. George, the first English fortress in Mughal India. The boy survived to become a maverick merchant-mariner, an ‘independent’ trading on the fringes of the East India Company. Captain Thomas Bowrey gained renown in numerous fields. Operating throughout the East Indies and speaking Malay, the lingua franca of diplomacy and trade in the region, he would write and publish the first ever Malay-English dictionary, a seminal work that even a century later would be used by the likes of Thomas Stamford Raffles, the founder of Singapore. It has also been claimed Bowrey wrote the earliest first-hand account of the recreational use of cannabis. Bowrey’s shipping interests, however, were plagued by pirates, privateers and mutiny and included the tragic Worcester, which played a pivotal role in the union of England and Scotland. Subsequent projects included the east African slave trade and his collaboration with Daniel Defoe in the founding of the South Sea Company. Despite everything, Bowrey succeeded in amassing sufficient fortune for alms-houses to be built in his name following his death, but his true legacy is his papers that lay hidden in an attic for two centuries and which now shed light not only on the exploits of this remarkable man but also on life and commerce at the start of globalisation.


1651

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Englishmen Transplanted

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Description : Larry Gragg challenges the prevailing view of the seventeenth-century English planters of Barbados as architects of a social disaster. Most historians have described them as profligate and immoral, as grasping capitalists who exploited their servants and slaves in a quest for quick riches inthe cultivation of sugar. Yet, they were more than rapacious entrepreneurs. Like English emigrants to other regions in the empire, sugar planters transplanted many familiar governmental and legal institutions, eagerly started families, abided traditional views about the social order, and resistedcompromises in their diet, apparel, and housing, despite their tropical setting. Seldom becoming absentee planters, these Englishmen developed an extraordinary attraction to Barbados, where they saw themselves, as one group of planters explained in a petition, as 'being Englishmentransplanted'.


The Clarke Papers Volume 27

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Description : This volume offers a selection from the many documents which army secretary William Clarke recorded in one of the rudimentary shorthand systems of his day. Clarke was secretary to successive commanders-in-chief, most notably George Monck. It is a fundamental source for students of the English Civil War and Interregnum.