Course Code: 2XST10A19
Start Date: 17/09/2019Day of the Week:
Length in weeks: 10
Time: 2:00pm to 4:00pm
We will look at the key themes which underlie the period – fear of absolutism and anti-Catholicism: the balance of power between Crown and Parliament: the growth in financial and political power of the Political Nation: the effects of war. You will learn about some fascinating characters in the political and cultural sphere – Pepys, Van Dyke, John Milton, Oliver Cromwell and Nell Gwynn.