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British political history, 1688-1886 (Paper 5)

Part I, Paper 5

The lady and the devil

  • Act of Union Virtual Library: digital collection of pamphlets, newspapers, parliamentary papers and manuscript material contemporary with the 1800 Act of Union between Ireland and Britain
    • Bibliography of British and Irish History*: bibliography of books, articles in books and articles in journals dealing with the British Isles, and with the British Empire and Commonwealth; contains over 500,000 records, and provides links to online texts where available
        • British History Online*: digital library containing printed primary and secondary sources for British history, divided into subjects: administrative and legal history; ecclesiastical and religious history; economic history; intellectual, scientific and cultural history; local history; parliamentary history; urban and metropolitan history
        • Cambridge Histories Online*: full texts of the Cambridge Histories series (includes The Cambridge history of political thought and The Cambridge economic history of modern Britain)
        • Connected Histories: digital resources for early modern and 19th century British history.  Facilitates complex searching by names, places, and dates.
        • Discovery*: online access to the National Archives' collection of digitised public records
        • Early Modern Resources: gateway for free-to-access electronic resources relating to the early modern period (c.1500-1800)
        • The Serving Soldier: online access to unique original documents and photographs held by the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives at King's College London
        • A Vision of Britain Through Time: website bringing together historical surveys of Britain, 1801-2001; includes maps, election reports, statistical trends and travel writing

        (Resources marked * denote those subscribed to by the University Library; should any of the links not work, go to the eresources@cambridge page and try accessing the resources from there.)