Documents of Shakespeare's England

by
John A. Wagnerauthor

John A. Wagner, PhD, has taught classes in British and American history at Arizona State University and Phoenix College.

Documents of Shakespeare's England

20191031

ABC-CLIO

Pages 328
Topics Anglican Church;Elizabethan Activity in America;Elizabethan Ireland;English Roman Catholics;English Royal Court;English Theatre;Literature and Poetry;Parliament;Puritans;Scotland and Mary, Queen of Scots;Shakespeare's Life and Works;World History

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Documents of Shakespeare's England

Author(s): Wagner, John;
Contributors: Wagner, John;
Abstract:

This engaging collection of over 60 primary document selections sheds light on the personalities, issues, events, and ideas that defined and shaped life in England during the years of Shakespeare's life and career.


• Offers readers an understanding of the social, political, religious, economic, and cultural dimensions of England during the years in which William Shakespeare lived and worked

• Includes more than 60 important and engaging primary document selections

• Provides a detailed Chronology and a useful general bibliography as well as bibliographies specific to individual documents

• Features a detailed general Introduction putting the broad topic of Shakespeare's England into context as well as introductions specific to each document selection, putting that selection into context

• Focuses on the period that many modern Shakespearean and Elizabethan movies (e.g., Mary, Queen of Scots), plays, and television series (e.g., Reign) depict

SortTitle: documents of shakespeare's england
Keyword(s): Anglican Church; Elizabethan Activity in America; Elizabethan Ireland; English Roman Catholics; English Royal Court; English Theatre; Literature and Poetry; Parliament; Puritans; Scotland and Mary, Queen of Scots; Shakespeare's Life and Works; World History
Author Info:
John A. Wagnerauthor

John A. Wagner, PhD, has taught classes in British and American history at Arizona State University and Phoenix College.

eISBN-13: 9781440867422
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440867415
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 328
Publication Date: 20191031
Series: Eyewitness to History