The Great Fire, The Black Death, Flip Flopping Religious Persecution, The Overthrow And Reinstatement Of The Monarchy The Stuart Britain Era, A Notch On The Timeline Spanning Roughly , Is One Of The Most Interesting Times In The History Of Britain John Morrill S Stuart Britain A Very Short Introduction Brings Us The Major Events, Characters, And Issues Of The Day Special Attention Is Given To The Defeat King Charles I By The Parliamentary Army, And The Successive Waves Of Authoritarian Puritan, Protestant And Catholic Rule Which Followed Vividly Illustrated And Full Of Intriguing Details, This Is An Ideal Introduction To A Fascinating Time
John Morrill was educated at Altrincham Grammar School Cheshire and at Trinity College Oxford BA 1967, DPhil 1971 He was a Research Fellow there 1970 4 and a Lecturer at Stirling University 1974 5 before moving to Cambridge in 1975 as Lecturer, Reader and now Professor He has been a Fellow of Selwyn College since 1975 and was Director of Studies in History 1975 92, Tutor 1979 92, Admissions Tutor 1982 7, Senior Tutor 1987 92 and Vice Master 1992 2001 He was elected as a Fellow of the British Academy in 1995 and served as Vice President from 2001 9 He is also an Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy and the Academy of Finland, and he holds honorary degrees from several universities and is an Hon Fellow of Trinity College Oxford and Trinity College Dublin.
- 99 pages
- Stuart Britain: A Very Short Introduction
- John Morrill
- 05 October 2017 John Morrill