3 November 2011

Trial e-Resource - State Papers Online Part IV: The Stuarts: James to Anne, 1603-1714

Queen Anne
© Gale Cengage
We have trial access to State Papers Online Part IV: The Stuarts: James to Anne, 1603-1714: State Papers Foreign, Ireland and Registers of the Privy Council, until 2 December 2011.

State Papers Online 1509-1714 is a large digital manuscript archive offering over 3 million pages of 16th and 17th Century State Papers (Domestic, Foreign, Scotland, Ireland) and Registers of the Privy Council, relevant to research in political, governmental, social, economic, and religious history (factsheet).

State Papers Online Part IV covers the 17th Century, one of the most turbulent periods of transition and unrest in British and European history.  It offers a wealth of full-text primary source documents which detail great international themes of this time - the Thirty Years’ War, the Great Turkish War, the end of the Dutch Revolt, the English Civil War, etc.

Wars and treaties, revolutions, marriage alliances, trade and commerce and religion, are all themes covered by this final installment of the four-part archive.

A Username and Password are required for access - please get in touch to request these (University staff and students only), then use our trial access.

NB: The Library already holds permanent access to State Papers Online Parts I-III

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