By Tony Claydon

This e-book presents the 1st complete account of William III's propaganda in the course of his reign in England, 1689-1702. It therefore explores the self-presentation of the English monarchy at a very tough second. within the 1690s the king had either to justify his abnormal succession to the throne within the excellent Revolution of 1688 and to mobilize his nation for mass conflict. not like such a lot different works at the political language of overdue Stuart England, this quantity doesn't be aware of secular arguments, yet relatively stresses the significance of non secular rules of the interval, insisting that the king solved his ideological difficulties via posing as a providential ruler despatched by way of God to guard and renew the natural Protestant faith.

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