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Elliott Reviews Goodwin & Gibson in NYRB

The New York Review of Books, May 9, 2019: J.H. Elliott, “Spain’s America,” a review of Robert Goodwin, América: The Epic Story of Spanish North America, 1493-1898 (Bloomsbury, 2019) and Carrie Gibson, El Norte: The Epic and Forgotten...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 19 Apr 2019

New Book: Goodwin, “Spain, Centre of the World”

Robert Goodwin, Spain: The Centre of the World 1519-1682 (Bloomsbury Press, 2015).
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 19 Jul 2016

Letter from the Fifth Convention of the Society people to Alexander Gordon of Earlstoun in Leeuwarden, 12 October, 1682

Following a schism at the fourth convention in August, 1682, the Societies and a breakaway faction led by James Russell became involved in a struggle over the Societies’ mission to the United Provinces after Russell wrote to Alexander Gordon of...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 27 Apr 2015

The Devil Attacks in Glasgow in 1684

The minister for Easter Kilpatrick reports that the presence of a suspected witch in Glasgow Tolbooth led to the Devil attacking both Covenanters and their guards in March and April, 1684: ‘March and Aprile 1684, amongst some prisoners at Glasgow was...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 17 Aug 2014

The Forfeited Covenanters, 1679 to 1688

In 1690, the Scottish Parliament passed an act rescinding most of the forfeitures which had taken place under the Restoration Stewart regime. The published list is not perfect. It contains minor errors, duplicates some names and fails to mentions some...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 28 Jul 2014

Wanted Rebels and Traitors in Scotland in October, 1681.

In October, 1681, the privy council proclaimed a list of eighty-nine forfeited fugitives from the Presbyterian rising of 1679. (RPCS, VII, 216-8.) 45 of those listed were from Lanarkshire (Nos 1-45), 11 from Ayrshire (Nos 46-56), and 33 from Galloway...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 20 Jul 2014

The Covenanters in Glasgow and Paisley After Donald Cargill

The execution of Donald Cargill in 1681 did not bring to an end the Covenanters struggle, as a series of minor incidents around Glasgow and Paisley involving the Society people highlight that they had taken a new direction… The incidents were recorded...
From: Jardine's Book of Martyrs on 9 Oct 2012