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Hammer, Paul E. J. Professor


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  • Dr Hammer's work focuses on Tudor England and especially high politics, military matters and elite political culture. He is currently completing a book on the political struggle which occurred in the closing years of the reign of Elizabeth I and resulted in the so-called Essex Rising of 8 Feb. 1601 and the subsequent trial and execution of the earl of Essex and several of his associates. This work is characterised by detailed use of an unprecedented range of original manuscript materials.


  • Early modern British history, Tudor history


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