© 1998

The Causes of the English Civil War

  • Fully updated and extensively rewritten new edition of the bestselling introductory textbook on the English Civil War
    Accessible and balanced account of rival views

Part of the British History in Perspective book series (BHP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Ann Hughes
    Pages 1-9
  3. Ann Hughes
    Pages 114-148
  4. Ann Hughes
    Pages 149-173
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 174-206

About this book


Fully revised and updated, this second edition of the standard textbook on the causes of the English Civil War provides a comprehensive guide to the historiographical debates surrounding this crucial period of English history.


civil war England Europe history

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of KeeleUK

About the authors

ANN HUGHES is a Professor of History at the University of Keele.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Causes of the English Civil War
  • Authors A. Hughes
  • Series Title British History in Perspective
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Ann L. Hughes 1998
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection History (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-333-68474-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-68475-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-349-27110-8
  • Edition Number 2
  • Number of Pages VIII, 224
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics History of Britain and Ireland
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