The article focuses on the history of economic affairs within the books "History of England," by Paul de Rapin de Thoyras and "General History of England," by William Guthrie. The author discusses how commerce and finance impacted politic history in England throughout the 18th century and explores how Rapin and Guthrie used politic history to depict the reigns of British monarchs Henry VII, Elizabeth I, and James I.
|Number of pages
|Clio: A Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History
|Published - 2013