The Cambridge Modern History, Volume 5 (Google eBook)

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Sir Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero, Sir Stanley Mordaunt Leathes, Ernest Alfred Benians
Macmillan, 1908 - History, Modern
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Contents

CHAPTER II
32
The Triple Alliance
38
France at war with Europe Marriage of William of Orange
44
and James II
51
The year 1689 The question of a religious crusade
57
The Peace of Ryswyk
63
CHAPTER III
64
Influence on English literature Addison Pope Waller
70
The Gallican Church 7805
72
The divine right of Kings Bossuet
76
The origins of Jansenism Jansen and SaintCyran
82
England under Charles II and James II 166087 78698
87
Quietism Fenelon Mme Guyon Molinos Pasquier Quesnel
88
THE STEWART RESTORATION
92
Contents
107
Contents
113
CHAPTER VI
116
Paradise Regained
122
CHAPTER VII
137
Act of Seclusion Holland and the States General
143
Disputes with England
149
The Prince of Orange and de Witt
155
CHAPTER VIII
168
2 The Wars 166474
178
The Four Days Battle
184
CHAPTER IX
198
CHAPTER X
236
The Seven Bishops Invitation to William
242
Second flight of James
248
Locke and the Original Contract
254
2 Scotland from the Restoration to the Union of the Parliaments
278
The Pentland Rising Letters of Indulgence
284
Letters of Indulgence Execution of Renwick
290
The Darien Scheme and Expeditions Results of the failure
296
3 Ireland from the Restoration to the Act of Resumption
301
Tyrconnel Viceroy Revolt of Deny
307
Schombergs campaign William in Ireland
313
Limerick capitulates Articles of civil and military treaties
319
Church and dissent under Tudors and Stewarts
325
Toleration in England 8389
327
The contest under Charles II Nonconformists and Roman
331
Toleration and Comprehension The Comprehension Bill dropped
337
CHAPTER XII
338
Poland and Transylvania George Rak6czy II
344
Election of Michael Wisniowiecki
350
France Poland and Austria
356
PAGE
361
Relief of Vienna
362
Continued defeats of the Turks
368
The Treaties of Partition and the Spanish
372
CHAPTER XIV
401
Marlborough in the Netherlands
407
Capture of Gibraltar Battle of Malaga
413
Eugene in Italy Marlboroughs great plan
414
Renewed peace negotiations Vend6me in Flanders
420
cession 8469
422
Moscow and Byzantium
483
Early policy of Ivan IV
489
Ermak Timotheevich Theodore I
495
Prince Wladislaw elected Tsar
501
Bigotry of the Russian Church Nil Sorski
507
Expeditions of discovery Western accounts of Russia Koto
513
Early years of Peter the Great
519
The extirpation of the Striellzy Lefort and Menshikoff
525
The War of the Spanish Succession 8506
550
CHAPTER XVIII
558
Poverty of Sweden The Regency
564
Swedish victory of Lund Other victories Losses in Germany
570
Character of Charles XI
572
Military and naval changes
578
CHAPTER XIX
584
Renewed RussoSaxon alliance The Baltic campaigns
590
Peter and the Powers Mazepa
596
Battle of Poltawa Second league against Sweden
602
The Maritime Powers offer mediation Stenbock in Pomerania
608
Death of Charles XII
614
THE ORIGINS OF THE KINGDOM OF PRUSSIA
616
Abolition of the Patriarchate
630
CHAPTER XXI
639
Cultivation and immigration
645
Battle of Fehrbellin
651
The Great Elector and William of Orange
654
Aspirations of Frederick III
660
and the Grand Alliance
666
Results of his reign
672
Political disturbances Discovery of gold
678
Loss of the Spanish monopoly French colonisation in North
684
System of colonial government
690
EUROPEAN SCIENCE IN THE SEVENTEENTH AND EARLIER
706
Development of Mechanics
712
Leibniz and Newton
718
Human Anatomy Vesalius
724
Physiology Harveys predecessors
725
The iatrochemical and iatrophysical schools
731
Systematic Zoology and Comparative Anatomy
737
Attempts at religious Reunion Intolerance
743
Stillingfleets Irenicon
749
Lodenstein and Labadie
755
Dippel and German Pietistic Literature
761
Party Government under Queen Anne 85760
857
Russia before Peter the Great 14771682 86171
862
Peter the Great and his Pupils 16891730 8725
872
The Scandinavian Kingdoms 8769
876
Charles XII and the Great Northern War 1697
882
The origin of the Prussian Monarchy The Great Elector and the First Prussian King 88394
883
The Colonies and India 895902
895
European Science in the Seventeenth and earlier years of the Eighteenth Centuries 90310
903
Latitudinarianism and Pietism 9117
911
Chronological Table of Leading Events 91827
918
Index
929
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