(The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long


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    (The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long Sold as a spy story but a political intrigue and crime story Occurs later in Pepys life from his famous diaries really gets under the skin of the genuine Catholic vs Protestant fear of that timeReally well written excellent research I read it not long after a book on The Great Fire of a decade previous to this story and it's interesting to see how heroes can become villains and vice versa

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    James Long ↠ 2 Summary Characters ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James Long (The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long Long tortuous tale of Pepys being caught up in the hysteria of the Popish plot and spending time in the tower of London His nemesis was Colonel John Scott liar and con man The twists and turns in this man's life are dealt with in much detail Could have been a hundred pages shorter

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    (The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long Very good biography about a very interesting time in English history Learned a lot

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    Characters The Plot Against Pepys Characters ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James Long James Long ↠ 2 Summary Most impressed Pepys's diaries have been such a major historical source that his life after their life span get overlooked A major 'life event' occurred on 20th May 1679 when one Colonel John Scott accused Pepys and a fellow MP Sir Anthony Deane at the bar of the House of Commons of being spies for Louis XIV and Roman Catholic traitorsScot

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    (The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long A comprehensive and extensively researched 36 pp of footnotes at the end presentation of the issues that led to Samuel Pepys's imprisonment in the Tower of London and the proceedings brought against him in Parliament for tr

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    Characters The Plot Against Pepys (The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long James Long ↠ 2 Summary How can I explain this It's impossible to explain OK I'll try You are welcomeIt's like DD Ok but instead of a fighter or a c

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    (The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long Just goes to show you that swindling is one of the world's oldest professions I was less interested in Pepys' story which rather dragged as his ordeal did than in Scott's Arch swindler he seems the stereotypical compulsive liar he was probably unable to tell the truth even when he wished to which wasn't often apparently How he go

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    James Long ↠ 2 Summary (The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long It's OK Not my period really though Well researched for sure but somehow lacks the sparkle to make it really interesting to me Maybe the book assumes you know about the early Pepys than I do or have background knowledge It's not a bad book by any stretch of the imagination don't get me wrong but it's not got the bite that some of

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    (The Plot Against Pepys) PDF/EPUB Í James Long James Long ↠ 2 Summary Characters ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James Long An excellent account of a minor event major to Pepys when he was falsely accused of treason as the Stuart reign was coming to an end

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The Plot Against Pepys

James Long ↠ 2 Summary Characters ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James Long Characters The Plot Against Pepys 1679 England Fear of conspiracy and religious terrorism have provoked panic in politicians and a zealous reaction from the legal system Everywhere or so it is feared Catholic agents are plotting to overthrow the King Samuel Pepys Secretary of the Ad. Long tortuous tale of Pepys being caught up in the hysteria of the Popish plot and spending time in the tower of London His nemesis was Colonel John Scott liar and con man The twists and turns in this man s life are dealt with in much detail Could have been a hundred pages shorter

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James Long ↠ 2 Summary Characters ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James Long Characters The Plot Against Pepys Nd ultimately murder Using rare access to Pepys' account of the affair James Long and Ben Long brilliantly evoke a turbulent period in England's history and tell the forgotten story of the two most dangerous years in the life of the legendary diaris. It s OK Not my period really though Well researched for sure but somehow lacks the sparkle to make it really interesting to me Maybe the book assumes you know about the early Pepys than I do or have background knowledge It s not a bad book by any stretch of the imagination don t get me wrong but it s not got the bite that some of my favourite non fiction historical writers put into their work

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James Long ↠ 2 Summary Characters ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James Long Characters The Plot Against Pepys Miralty finds himself charged with treason and facing a show trial and execution Imprisoned in the Tower of London Pepys sets to work investigating his mysterious accuser Colonel John Scott and uncovers a life riddled with ambition forgery treason a. A comprehensive and extensively researched 36 pp of footnotes at the end presentation of the issues that led to Samuel Pepys s imprisonment in the Tower of London and the proceedings brought against him in Parliament for treason in 1679 Pepys whose rise in the Admiralty was aided by his association with the Duke of York the future James II fell victim to the paranoia sweeping through London and Parliament over the Duke s Catholicism and over imagined Popish Plots It was feared that if and when the Duke succeeded his brother Charles II Catholicism would replace the Church of England throughout the country and the earlier Protestant martyrdom that took place under Mary Tudor would return Pepys s association with the Duke brought out the anger of the newly empowered Whig members of the Commons in Parliament and landed Pepys in prison His brilliant fight against the trumped up charges and against tremendous odds in the less than impartial justice system played out dramatically than any fictional courtroom drama A terrific book

  • Paperback
  • 322
  • The Plot Against Pepys
  • James Long
  • English
  • 09 July 2020
  • 9781590202647