Source-book of English History: Leading Documents, Together with Illustrative Material from Contemporary Writers and a Bibliography of Sources

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H. Holt, 1900 - 609 עמודים
 

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The Hanoverian Period
55
1o Nineteenth Century
61
PART 11
63
The Britain of the Ancients 11 First Mention of the Islands afterwards called British
65
Evidence of Increasing Interest in the British Islands
66
Description of the Britons
68
Characteristics of the Britons
69
The Tin Mines of Britain
70
Phases of the Roman Occupation
72
Consequences of the Withdrawal of the Romans
76
2o The Power of Britain revives
77
The Birth of the English Nation SECTION PAGE 21 The Ancient Germans
79
Coming of Hengist and Horsa
80
England becomes One Kingdom
82
Reestablishment of Christianity
84
AngloSaxon Laws The Dooms of the Kings Alfred Athelstan and Edgar 25 Of a Mans EyeWound and of various other Limbs
87
Of Lordless Men
88
Of WerGilds
89
3o Of Peoples Ranks and Law
90
How the Hundred shall be held
91
Ordinance of King Edgar ChurchScots
92
Festivals and Fasts
93
The Danes in England 37 Danish Invasions
96
Alfred at Athelney
97
Alfred and Guthrums Peace
98
4o Second Period of Danish Invasion
99
Laws of Canute
101
Charter of Canute
103
Letter of Canute to his People
105
FROM THE CONQUEST TO THE CHARTER
109
1o66 to 1215 Chapter VII The Norman Rule 44 Invasion of England
111
Coronation Oath of William the Conqueror
117
Character of William
118
Doomsday Survey
119
SECTION PAGR 49 A Doomsday Manor
121
Royal Supremacy
122
First Charter of the City of London
123
Exactions of William Rufas
124
Charter of the City of London from Henry I
127
The Investiture Controversy
128
The Early Angevins 58 Henry II and Thomas a Becket at the Council of Woodstock
130
The Council of Westminster
131
6o The Constitutions of Clarendon
133
The Kings Rash Words and Beckets Death
137
The Assize of Clarendon
138
Constitution of the Kings Household
141
The First Coronation of Richard 1
147
Levying a Feudal Aid
149
FROM THE CHARTER TO THE REFORMATION
153
1215 to 1529 Chapter IX The Papal Authority Triumphant 66 The Struggle between John and Innocent III
155
England under the Interdict
156
John Excommunicated by Name
157
The Pope deposes the King
158
7o The Papal Legate in England
159
The Repentance of the King
160
John resigns Crown and Kingdom to the Pope 16o 73 John does Homage to the Pope
162
Declaration of Laws and Rights
164
The Winning of the Charter 75 Rising of the Barons
165
Demands of the Barons
166
SECTION PAGE
168
The Growth of
181
Law of Mortmain
187
The Statute of Quia Emptores
193
Great Statute of Praemunire
199
Statute of Labourers
206
Reply of Wycliffe to a Summons from the Pope
212
1o1 Henry V to the Sheriff of Kent
219
1485 to 1603
227
SECTION FAGB
231
1o9 Henrys Attitude toward Heretics
237
1n Act of Supremacy
243
Letters concerning the Suppression of the Monasteries
256
Summons to the Pilgrimage of Grace
263
12o The Bible in the English Churches
269
1o5 Speeches at the Trial 229
276
Against Books and Images
277
Execution of Lady Jane Grey
285
13o Mary attempts to restore Church Lands
291
El1zabeth
298
SECTION PAGE 134 The Anglican Standpoint
300
The Presbyterian Position
302
Elizabethan Seamen 144 Hawkins Third Voyage
316
Drakes Famous Voyage
319
Frobishers First Voyage
325
The Beginnings of American Colonization
327
PART VI
333
1603 to 1688
335
Crown above the Courts
336
15o King is above the Law
337
Millenary Petition
338
Levying a Feudal Aid
341
Benevolences
342
James I and the Commons
344
The Puritan Revolution 155 The Petition of Right
348
First Writ of ShipMoney
352
ShipMoney declared Illegal
355
Charles I and Strafford
357
158a Charles I to the House of Lords in behalf of the Earl of Strafford
358
158b Parliament considers Kings Letter
359
A Summary of Grievances
360
SECTION PAGE 16o The Charge against the King
364
Charles refuses to Plead
366
The Sentence of the King
368
The Death Warrant of Charles I
372
England a Commonwealth 164 Act abolishing the Office of King
373
House of Lords Abolished
376
Instrument of Government
377
Cromwell disciplines his first Parliament
387
Cromwell and the Kingship
389
17o Richard Cromwell becomes Lord Protector
392
The Restorat1on 171 Declaration of Breda
394
Reception of the Declaration of Breda by Parliament
396
Commons thank Sir John Grenville
397
Resolutions of Parliament urging the King to Return
398
Habeas Corpus Act
400
James II and the Catholics
409
The Last Appeal
412
PART VII
415
The Glor1ous Revolut1on 18o Memorial from the Church of England to the Prince of Orange
417
The Prince of Orange reorganizes the Government
418
The Lords invite William to undertake the Government
419
Answer of the Prince to the Suggestions of the Lords
420
William of Orange to the Commons
421
The Princes Address to Parliament
422
The Parliamentary Title of the Sovereign of England
423
The Bill of Rights
424
19o Act of Settlement
431
SUCTION PAGE
436
Union between England and Scotland
443
The Jacobite Rebellions
456
After Culloden
462
American Independence
474
2o5 Character of the Colonists
480
2o8 Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland
487
2o9 NoPopery Riots
497
Speech of Lord Plunkett for the Emancipation Bill
504
SECTION PAGE 213 The Duke of Wellington on Emancipation
507
End of Jewish Disability
509
Oaths Act
510
Jewish Relief Act
513
End of the Slave Trade
515
Parliamentary Reform 218 Speech on the First Reform Bill
519
Prorogation of the AntiReform Parliament
523
22o Passage of the First Reform Bill
527
Chartism and Corn Law Repeal 221 First National Petition
530
Presentation of the National Petition
533
Suffering of the Lower Classes
537
Repeal of the Corn Law
539
Australia 225 Establishment of the Colony
542
First Penal Settlement
545
Discovery of Gold
549
Result of the Finding of Gold
551
The Indian Empire 229 English at Surat and Bombay
554
23o Letter of Warren Hastings
557
Cession of India to the English Crown
562
Victoria Empress of India
565
England and the Transvaal 233 Sand River Convention
569
Convention of Pretoria
571
Convention of London
580
Bibliographical Index
587
Subject Index
603
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עמוד 482 - Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are free, are by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. Freedom is to them not only an enjoyment, but a kind of rank and privilege. Not seeing there, that freedom, as in countries where it is a common blessing, and as broad and general as the air, may be united with much abject toil, with great misery, with all the exterior of servitude, liberty looks, amongst them, like something that is more noble and liberal.
עמוד 423 - The said Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, assembled at Westminster, do Resolve, that William and Mary Prince and Princess of Orange be, and be declared, King and Queen of England...
עמוד 431 - An Act for the further Limitation of the Crown, and better securing the Rights and Liberties of the Subject...
עמוד 189 - Edward, by the grace of God, king of England, lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine, to all those that these present letters shall hear or see, greeting.
עמוד 477 - Act be repealed, absolutely, totally, and immediately; that the reason for the repeal be assigned, because it was founded on an erroneous principle. At the same time let the sovereign authority of this country over the colonies be asserted in as strong terms as can be devised, and be made to extend to every point of legislation, that we may bind their trade, confine their manufactures, and exercise every power whatsoever, except that of taking their money out of their pockets without their consent.
עמוד 446 - An Act declaring the Rights and Liberties of the Subject, and settling the Succession of the Crown.
עמוד 281 - JANE, by the grace of God, Queen of England, France, and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, and of the Church of England, and also of Ireland, under Christ, in Earth the supreme Head.
עמוד 169 - John, by the grace of God King of England, Lord of Ireland, Duke of Normandy, and Aquitaine...
עמוד 296 - Be of good comfort, master Ridley, and play the man. We shall this day light such a candle by God's grace in England, as, I trust, shall never be put out.
עמוד 425 - And whereas the said late King James the Second having abdicated the government and the throne being thereby vacant, his Highness the prince of Orange (whom it hath pleased Almighty God to make the glorious instrument of delivering this kingdom from popery and arbitrary power...

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