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The time traveler"s guide to Restoration Britain

Ian Mortimer

The time traveler"s guide to Restoration Britain

a handbook for visitors to the seventeenth century: 1660-1700

by Ian Mortimer

  • 102 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    The author shows everyday life for people living in late 17th century Britain.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-440) and index.

    StatementIan Mortimer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA435 .M67 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination454 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages454
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27235760M
    ISBN 101681773546
    ISBN 109781681773544
    OCLC/WorldCa980875497

    Reviewers' comments on The Time Traveller's Guide to Restoration Britain 'An impressive and prolifically detailed history of Restoration Britain' (Kelly Fleming, Restoration, 43, 1 (University of Maryland, Spring ), pp. 'If only they'd taught history like this when I was at school.   Book Review: “The Time Traveller’s Guide to Restoration Britain” by Ian Mortimer By Andrea Zuvich on Sun 27th May a.D. | 4, views | 1 thought When one considers that Dr Ian Mortimer is one of the best-known medieval historians in the world, it is perhaps natural to be slightly dubious of a work about the Restoration by a person 5/5(1).

    The Time Traveler's Guide to Restoration Britain A Handbook for Visitors to the Seventeenth Century epub | MB | English | Ian Mortimer | | Pegasus Books Description: The. Ian Mortimer has 24 books on Goodreads with ratings. Ian Mortimer’s most popular book is The Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England: A Handboo.

    The Time Traveler's Guide to Restoration Britain A Handbook for Visitors to the Seventeenth Century: Ian Mortimer. The past is another country – this is your guidebook, from nationally bestselling author of The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England. Imagine you could see the smiles of the people mentioned in Samuel Pepys’s diary, hear the shouts of market traders, and touch. Organized as a travel guide for the time-hopping tourist, The Time-Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England is an entertaining popular history with a twist. Historian Ian Mortimer reveals in delightful (and occasionally disturbing) detail how the streets and homes of 16th century looked, sounded, and smelled for both peasants and for royals; what people wore and ate; how they were punished for.


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Now in The Time Traveler's Guide to Restoration Britain we travel to the England of We learn countless facts about how it was to live in this exciting and stimulating time.

It was a forty year span when advances in science, technology and better living conditions show us the move to modernity and urbanization. During this time the literacy rate rose and the little island nation of England began the /5(17).

Ian Mortimer is best known as the author of The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England and The Time Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England, which were both national bestsellers. He was awarded the Alexander Prize by the Royal Historical Society for his work on the social history of ed on: Aug   The Time Traveller’s Guide to Restoration Britain by Ian Mortimer review – wonderfully entertaining.

From gristly pies to posting a letter, this account vividly captures the details of daily life Author: PD Smith. The Time Traveller’s Guide to Restoration Britain maintains the high standard of the series, with Mortimer’s usual verve and humour.

An eye opening tour that thoughtfully opens up, not a world lost, but a world gone by. The Time Traveller's Guide to Restoration Britain: Life in the Age of Samuel Pepys, Isaac Newton and The Great Fire of : Ian Mortimer. Obviously, A Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England was a title calculated to gain my attention.

The premise: a different take on presenting an overview of a period of time, using the format of a travel guide something of a Fodor's England that might be found in the TARDIS.4/5.

Dr Ian Mortimer is the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Time Traveller’s Guide to Medieval England and The Time Traveller’s Guide to Elizabethan England, as well as four critically acclaimed medieval biographies, and numerous scholarly articles on subjects ranging in date from the twelfth to the twentieth centuries/5().

Buy The Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England: A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century 18th Impression by Ian Mortimer (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). Dr Ian Mortimer is the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Time Traveller’s Guide to Medieval England and The Time Traveller’s Guide to Elizabethan England, 4/5(3).

04/01/ Historian and novelist Mortimer follows up his bestselling Time Traveller's Guide to Elizabethan England and Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England with a tour of Restoration Britain that encompasses the reigns of Charles II, James II, and William : Pegasus Books.

The Time Traveler's Guide to Restoration Britain: A Handbook for Visitors to the Seventeenth Century: (Book #3 in the Time Traveller's Guides Series). Now in The Time Traveler's Guide to Restoration Britain we travel to the England of We learn countless facts about how it was to live in this exciting and stimulating time.

It was a forty year span when advances in science, technology and better living conditions show us the move to modernity and urbanization/5(13). The latest guidebook to England’s past from the renowned historian. Social historian Mortimer (Human Race: Ten Centuries of Change on Earth,etc.) is on to a good previous, similarly structured books, The Time Traveller’s Guide to Medieval England () and The Time Traveller’s Guide to Elizabethan England (), charmed readers, and this latest will do the same.

Then comes the imagining, his particular wizardry: getting the raw material of a long-ago time and place into a cinematic narrative. In the case of The Time Traveler’s Guide to. A Guide to Our Simplified Prices.

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This is an up-close-and-personal look at Britain between the Restoration of King Charles II in and the end of the century. The last witch is sentenced to death just two years before Isaac Newtons Principia Mathematica, the bedrock of modern science, is published.

Its follow-up, The Time Traveller's Guide to Elizabethan England, was a London Sunday Times bestseller in He was awarded the Alexander Prize by the Royal Historical Society for his work on the social history of medicine.

Ian is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries/5().The Time Traveler's Guide to Restoration Britain: View larger image.

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