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HISTORY OF ENGLAND,
THE SECOND VOLUME.
Influence of party on Parliamentary government
The principles represented by English parties
Origin of parties :
Parties under the Stuarts ..
Whigs and Tories .
Parties after the Revolution
Classes from which parties were mainly drawn.
Revival of the Tory party on the accession of George III.
The king's efforts to break up parties
Alliance of the king's friends with the Tories
The Whigs in opposition
Resistance to change, a principle adopted by the Tories
Party principles tested by the American war
Secession of the Whigs from Parliament, 1776
The Whigs and the American war
Rise of the democratic party
The Whigs in power,
Party crisis on the death of Lord Rockingham
The Coalition, 1783
Its overthrow ..
Principles of coalition considered
The Tory party under Mr. Pitt
Character of Lord Thurlow
The Whigs and the Prince of Wales
Influence of the French Revolution upon parties
Disruption of the Whigs .