Devil-Land: England Under Siege, 1588-1688
Among foreign observers, seventeenth-century England was known as 'Devil-Land': a diabolical country of fallen angels, torn apart by seditious rebellion, religious extremism and royal collapse. Clare Jackson's dazzling, original account of English history's most turbulent and radical era tells the story of a nation in a state of near continual crisis.
- Allen Lane
- 688 pages
- United Kingdom
- British & Irish history