The world turned upside down: radical ideas during the English Revolution

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Viking Press, 1972 - History - 351 pages
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Review: The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution

User Review  - Ani - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this book. Absolutely fascinating, couldn't put it down! Very readable and accessible, with enough in the footnotes to have further reading I can follow up with. A really good introduction. Read full review

Review: The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution

User Review  - Mary Freshley - Goodreads

Extensive, detailed account of the tremendous social and religious upheaval caused by the English Civil War. Most Americans know about Oliver Cromwell, but have never heard of some of the more radical ... Read full review

Contents

Contents Pr eface page
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Abbreviations
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Introduction
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Copyright

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About the author (1972)

Master of Balliol College, Oxford University, Christopher Hill is a neo-Marxist whose work examines the role of economic factors in the events of the seventeenth century. He places particular emphasis on the grievances and treatment of the poorer and outcast sectors of society.

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