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Carnell, Rachel


Backlash
Libel, Impeachment, and Populism in the Reign of Queen Anne Rachel Carnell

A country bitterly divided between two political parties. Populist mobs rising in support of a reactionary rabble-rouser. Foreign interference in the political process. Strained relations between Britain and Europe. These are not recent headlines—they are from the year 1710, when Queen Anne ruled... More