The Covenanters of the Northern Highlands: Politics, War and Ideology

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    Abstract

    The article explores the history of the National Covenant in Scotland and dissatisfaction with the rule of king Charles I. The author reflects on a commitment by the Covenanting Movement to a presbyterian system of church government in response to the imposition of Anglican forms of worship. Topics discussed include patterns of allegiance, family enmity, the Solemn League of the Covenant, and civil war.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages22
    Number of pages29
    Volume10
    No.1
    Specialist publicationHistory Scotland
    Publication statusPublished - Jan 2010

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