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The Jacobite rebellions.

by Robert McKinnon

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Published by Wayland, G. P. Putnam"s Sons in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Charles Edward, Prince, grandson of James II, King of England, 1720-1788 -- Military leadership.,
    • Charles Edward, Prince, grandson of James II, King of England, 1720-1788.,
    • Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746.,
    • Princes -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Jacobite Rebellion, 1715.,
    • Jacobites.,
    • Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746.,
    • Scotland -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Scotland -- History -- 1689-1745.

    • About the Edition

      Traces the history of the eighteenth-century uprisings by Highland Scots attempting to restore the exiled Stuart family to the throne of England.

      Edition Notes

      SeriesDocumentary history series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA814.5 .M24 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p.
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5474514M
      ISBN 100853402728
      LC Control Number73177801
      OCLC/WorldCa764126

      The Jacobite Wars is a detailed exploration of the Jacobite military campaigns of and , set against the background of Scottish political, religious and constitutional author has written a clear and demythologised account of the military campaigns waged by the Jacobitesagainst the Hanoverian monarchs. He draws on the work of recent historians who have come to emphasise the. A Jacobite was a supporter of the exiled royal house of the Stuart. The Jacobites took their name from Jacobus, the Latin name for James II, who had been deprived of his throne in In war broke out between England and France. As France was a Catholic nation, it had always supported the Stuarts' claim to the English throne.

      Books with the subject: Jacobite Rebellion ( ) Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity at this site. Get this from a library! The Jacobite rebellions, [Michael Barthorp; G A Embleton].

      Buy The Jacobite Rebellions (Men-at-Arms) First Edition by Barthorp, Michael, Embleton, Gerry (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(15). What Scottish clans joined the Jacobite but the Protestant Scots and British did not want any more Catholic rebellions against Protestant Royals. subject(s): Accessible book, Early to.


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The Jacobite risings, also known as the Jacobite rebellions or the War of the British Succession, were a series of uprisings, rebellions, and wars in Great Britain and Ireland occurring between and The uprisings had the aim of returning James II of England and VII of Scotland, the last Catholic British monarch, and later his descendants of the House of Stuart, to the throne of Great.

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Background to the Jacobite Rebellions The origins of the Rebellion date back towith the ascension of James I to the English throne. Formerly the king of Scotland, the Stuart monarch traveled south to London to rule over the newly-united Kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland after the death of the childless Queen Elizabeth—known as.

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Saturday and Sunday from Saturday 13th June to Sunday 30th August Also published as Men-at-Arms The Jacobite Rebellions Description: 44 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm: Series Title: Men-at-arms series, Responsibility: text by Michael Barthorp ; colour plates by G A Embleton.

It could be said that the Jacobite risings of and were the two most serious threats to the Hanovarian Crown. Although there were numerous smaller attempts to restore the Stewarts to the throne, the and remain the closest to succeeding.

This essay will examine the several factors pertaining to the failures of these risings. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Jacobite Rebellions () (Bell's Scottish History Source Books.).

Many books have been written about the Jacobite rebellions – the armed attempts made by the Stuarts to regain the British throne between and – and in particular about the risings of, and The key battles have been described in graphic detail.

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Jacobite, in British history, a supporter of the deposed Stuart king James II (Latin: Jacobus) and his descendants. Support for ‘the king over the water,’ as the exiled claimants to the throne were known, retained a sentimental appeal after the movement’s decline, especially in the Scottish Highlands.

The most romantic and best known of the Jacobite rebellions occurred the following generation, nearly thirty years after the abortive attempt of James Stuart to regain the throne in The rebellion of involved his son Charles Stuart, and occurred during the War of the Austrian succession, when Britain and France were openly at war.

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