Table of contents for The uses of history in early modern England / edited by Paulina Kewes.

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Contents
Contributors
History and Its Uses: Introduction
Paulina Kewes
From Hystories to the Historical: Five Transitions in Thinking about the Past, 
1500/1700
Daniel R. Woolf
Historians and Poets
Blair Worden
Against the Teleology of Technique
David Womersley
Appropriating History: Catholic and Protestant Polemics and the National Past
Felicity Heal
Guides to Reading Foxe's Book of Martyrs
John N. King
"A Pestilent and Seditious Book": Nicholas Sander's Schismatis Anglicani and 
Catholic Histories of the Reformation 
Christopher Highley
"Methinks the truth should live from age to age": The Dating and Contexts of 
Henry V
Richard Dutton
Discourses of History in Elizabethan and Early Stuart London
Ian W. Archer
An Empire to End Empire: The Dynamic of Early Modern British Expansion
Arthur H. Williamson
Remembrancers of the Revolution: Histories and Historiographies of the 1640s
David Cressy
History and Ideology: Milton, the Levellers, and the Council of State in 1649
Martin Dzelzainis 
Clarendon, Tacitism, and the Civil Wars of Europe
Paul Seaward
"A special kindness for dead bishops": The Church, History, and Testimony in 
Seventeenth-Century Protestantism
John Spurr
Contested Histories of the English Church: Gilbert Burnet and Jeremy Collier
Andrew Starkie
The Tory Interpretation of History in the Rage of Parties
Mark Knights
"Secret History": Or, Talebearing Inside and Outside the Secretorie
Eve Tavor Bannet
History and the Novel in Eighteenth-Century Britain
Karen O'Brien
Afterword
F. J. Levy

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Great Britain -- Historiography -- History.
Historiography -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.
Historiography -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Historiography -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.