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The History of England from the Accession of James II, vol 1

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Language: English
Wordcount: 224,736 / 662 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 53.1
LoC Category: D
Audiobook: librivox.org
Downloads: 2,741
mnybks.net#: 4584
Genres: History, Audiobook
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Charles at the time of his Death

CHAPTER III.

Great Change in the State of England since 1685

Population of England in 1685

Increase of Population greater in the North than in the South

Revenue in 1685

Military System

The Navy

The Ordnance

Noneffective Charge; Charge of Civil Government

Great Gains of Ministers and Courtiers

State of Agriculture5

Mineral Wealth of the Country

Increase of Rent

The Country Gentlemen

The Clergy

The Yeomanry; Growth of the Towns; Bristol

Norwich

Other Country Towns

Manchester; Leeds; Sheffield

Birmingham

Liverpool

Watering-places; Cheltenham; Brighton; Buxton; Tunbridge Wells

Bath

London

The City

Fashionable Part of the Capital

Lighting of London

Police of London

Whitefriars; The Court

The Coffee House

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