6 February 1997
Show More Protestantism and Patriotism: Ideologies and the Making of English Foreign Policy 1650-68 by Steven Pincus.
Cambridge, 506 pp., £45, May 1996, 0 521 43487 4Show More
“... was the public knowledge of, and how intense the public interest in, the political issues of the 1650s and 1660s, both national and international. Other historians, particularly Tom Cogswell and RichardCust, have performed a comparable service for the earlier part of the century, but in Pincus’s period the evidence of the public appetite for political news and debate is greater. The appetite ...”