The Crisis of the Aristocracy, 1558 to 1641 by Lawrence Stone

The Crisis of the Aristocracy, 1558 to 1641

byLawrence Stone

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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Based on private papers of aristocratic families, this book presents a new interpretation of the long-term social changes leading up to the English Revolution.

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Lawrence Stone is the author of the acclaimed Road to Divorce (OUP, 1990), Family and Fortune (Clarendon Press, 1973), The Crisis of the Aristocracy 1558-1641 (Clarendon Press, 1965), and, with J. C. F. Stone, of An Open Elite? England 1540-1880 (OUP, 1984). His other publications include The Past and the Present (Routledge and Kegan P...
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Title:The Crisis of the Aristocracy, 1558 to 1641Format:HardcoverDimensions:378 pages, 8.5 × 5.2 × 1.73 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:019821314X

ISBN - 13:9780198213147

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Praise for the original edition:
"The first major and comprehensive study of the English aristocracy as a group for any period of that history....By any standard, a remarkable book."--Historical Journal
"In its imaginative sweep, the quality of its writing, and its intellectual authority, ÝStone's book¨ is a brilliant work."--The New York Review of Books