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England's wars of religion, revisited (2011)
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Burgess, G., & Prior, C. W. A. (2011). C. Prior, & G. Burgess (Eds.), England's wars of religion, revisited. Abingdon, Oxford: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)

The causes and nature of the civil wars that gripped the British Isles in the mid-seventeenth century remain one of the most studied yet least understood historical conundrums. Religion, politics, economics and affairs local, national and internation... Read More

Defining the Jacobean church: The politics of religious controversy, 1603–1625 (2005)
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Prior, C. W. A. (2005). Defining the Jacobean church: The politics of religious controversy, 1603–1625. Cambridge University Press (CUP). https://doi.org/10.1017/cbo9780511495991

This 2005 book proposes a model for understanding religious debates in the Churches of England and Scotland between 1603 and 1625. Setting aside 'narrow' analyses of conflict over predestination, its theme is ecclesiology - the nature of the Church,... Read More

A Confusion of Tongues: Britain's Wars of Reformation, 1625-1642
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Prior, C. A Confusion of Tongues: Britain's Wars of Reformation, 1625-1642. The University of Hull

A Confusion of Tongues examines the complex interaction of religion, history, and law in the period before the outbreak of the wars of the Three Kingdoms. It questions interpretations of that conflict that emphasise either the purely doctrinal roots... Read More