The man who wrote famous antimonarchist
anthem God Save
Queen Elizabeth II conferred the title of Master of the Queen's Music onto Davies despite his outspoken antimonarchist
views, and correspondingly as an atheist.
Things looked up, though, when an antimonarchist
lent me a fiver for food and drink.
131) The gradual evolution of the English jury "from an institution of customary law to a check on despotism" in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries caused the jury trial right to become "a battle cry in the French Revolution and the antimonarchist
movements on the European Continent that followed.
Burks demonstrates how these regicidal historians revived the earlier language and imagery which linked political impositions with the sexual transgressions of the monarch: "These antimonarchist
writers set out to prove that Charles was a tyrant by pointing to the arbitrariness of his will, which they insinuated was not only a will to power, but also a will to pleasure irrational and boundless in its desire" (269).
To this end, Churchill blocked the respected antimonarchist
leader Count Carlo Sforza from becoming prime minister in 1944.
Nepal's ongoing antimonarchist
conflict has claimed more than 11,000 lives in the past nine years.
Achinstein is certainly not unaware that she is talking about a heterogeneous group that contained moderate Presbyterians, antimonarchist
Congregationalists, radical Baptists, and the particularly despised Quakers.
I haven't even heard an antimonarchist
on Newsnight pretend to fight Burrell's corner in the quiet belief he is the best hope republicans have of toppling the House of Windsor.
Born in Vienna in 1755, she married the future king of France at 14, and died at the guillotine in Paris at 37, found guilty by her antimonarchist
enemies of plotting against her adopted country.
8) He simply had the misfortune of broadening his reading tastes at an inopportune time--in the wake of antimonarchist
developments in Western Europe and on the stern watch of the autocratic Nicholas I, against whom the coup d'etat attempt of the Decembrists had been directed.
This firebrand member of Giuseppe Mazzini' s "Young Italy" movement had been sentenced to death because of his role plotting the antimonarchist
Genoa uprising of 1854.