James Vi And I: King of Great Britain by Irene CarrierJames Vi And I: King of Great Britain by Irene Carrier

James Vi And I: King of Great Britain

byIrene Carrier

Paperback | June 28, 1998

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James VI and I is a new title in the Cambridge Topics in History series. It covers all of the important areas of James VI and I's reign, focusing on the personality of the King, Anglo-Scottish Union, the position of the Church, the relationship between the King and the Parliament, finance, foreign policy and concluding with an overview of historian's perceptions of James VI and I. A wide range of sources accompanied by diverse and challenging questions aid student understanding of the period.
Title:James Vi And I: King of Great BritainFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.35 inPublished:June 28, 1998Publisher:Cambridge University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:052149947X

ISBN - 13:9780521499477

Appropriate for ages: 16 - adult


Table of Contents

1. 'The wisest fool in Christendom'; 2. 'I am the husband; the whole isle is my lawful wife.' The union of two kingdoms; 3. 'The Jacobean compromise', James I and religion; 4. 'The state of monarchy is the supremest thing upon earth.' James I and Parliament; 5. 'He was very liberal of what he had not in his own grip.' The financial problems of James I; 6. 'Rex Pacificus', The foreign policy of James I; 7. James I and the historians: 'Not a bad king after all?'; Index.