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History of the rebellions in Scotland

under the Viscount of Dundee, and the Earl of Mar, in 1689 and 1715.

by Robert Chambers

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Published by Printed for Constable and Co.; [etc., etc.] in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Jacobite Rebellion, 1715,
    • Scotland -- History -- 1689-1745

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Robert Chambers.
      SeriesConstable"s miscellany of original and selected publications,, v. 42
      ContributionsDundee, John Graham of Claverhouse, 1st viscount, 1649?-1689., Mar, John Erskine, Earl of, 1675-1732.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA805 .C44
      The Physical Object
      Pagination332 p.
      Number of Pages332
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6933954M
      LC Control Number03028884
      OCLC/WorldCa1000003

      This is a ‘sequel’ of sorts to a previous article on rebellions in Britain. Read the first one here. At its height, the British Empire was the largest in history and the United Kingdom was the world’s foremost power. It began with the Age of Discovery as European powers raced across the group to establish [ ]. The fact that this book features mambers of Clan Cameron (my ancestors) is entirely coincidental I first read this trilogy as a young teenager caught up in the seeming romance of the Jacobite rebellions of and and as a proud, albeit idealistic, descendant of highland Camerons/5.

        John Brown was a leading anti-slavery activist in pre-Civil War America. John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry galvanized the era's abolitionist movement. Scotland - Scotland - Cultural life: Scotland’s culture and customs remain remarkably vigorous and distinctive despite the country’s union with the United Kingdom since the early 18th century and the threat of dominance by its more powerful partner to the south. Its strength springs in part from the diverse strands that make up its background, including European mainstream cultures.

      Scottish history is full of wonderful characters — some good, some not so good — and exciting events from the bloodthirsty to scientific discovery. This Cheat Sheet gives you the lay of the land, and identifies the leaders and the turning points that made Scotland what it is today. The two most famous Jacobite risings, in and occurred during the reign of the Hanovers, and were both centered in Scotland. Ireland, as always, was sympathetic to the Jacobite cause, but penal laws and other oppressive measures inflicted on the Irish following the Williamite War in Ireland, made it difficult for the Irish to lend much.


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