Restoration England Dates
Commonwealth and Protectorate 1649-1660
Restoration of the Monarchy 1660
Charles II 1660-1685
James II 1685-1688
Glorious Revolution 1688
Literature Resource Center Includes Restoration and eighteenth-century dramatists. Best searched by author, great source of biographical and critical info
Article on the Glorious Revolution by Steve Pincus (from History Compass)
Daily Life in Stuart England (Ebook)
Restoration London, by Liza Picard
Perkins/Bostock DA680 .P525 1997
Oxford Reference Online Oxford subject encyclopedias; search authors, terms, works
De Krey, G. S. (2008), Between Revolutions: Re-Appraising the Restoration in Britain. History Compass, 6: 738–773. Teaching and Learning Guide.
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MLA International Bibliography main literature database, good source for critical articles but not reviews
Literature Criticism Online a compendium of critical essays from classical to contemporary periods
Historical Abstracts (EBSCOhost)
Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present.
primary database for religious periodicals
ProQuest scholarly journals in all fields, plus popular/media sources
Humanities Abstracts good coverage of music and other humanities sources
BHI, British Humanities Index
Index to articles on the Arts, including theater.
Huge database of articles: use very specific search terms.
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- Research and Documentation Online: Humanities
Contains sample papers in MLA format
- MLA Citation Style
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