England, My England
Historical background, pertinent to England, My England
A chronological Timeline
- from the commencement of the
English Civil War, until the death of Henry Purcell.
The Succession -
the problems and unrest facing
the country due to the need for a secure hereditary line.
Religious Unrest - religious conflict and suspicion
for the State in numerous ways. The question of toleration
and popular unrest were major issues throughout
Parliament versus the Crown - more information on
conflict and struggle for power - the need to strike a balance
between democracy and an absolute monarchy.
A history of Theatre - the Commonwealth and the
the first actresses on the English stage, and London
theatre in the days of the angry young men.
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Copyright belongs to Deborah Norris, 2001