Order from chaos

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History Today
Vol. 67, no. 4 (April 2017), p. 38-39

Note

Despite its popularity in France, the political memoir took a while to get going in Britain. It was Lord Clarendon's epic attempt to make sense of the turbulent 17th century that slowly set the ball rolling, according to Paul Seaward.