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The English Civil Wars

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Cassell, Distributed in the USA by Sterling Pub. Co. , London, New York
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649., Great Britain -- History -- Puritan Revolution, 1642-1660., Great Britain -- History -- Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-


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StatementBob Carruthers.
ContributionsCromwell Productions.
LC ClassificationsDA415 .C314 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3532270M
ISBN 100304353906
LC Control Number2001430395

The English Civil War (–) was a series of civil wars and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") principally over the manner of England's governance and part of the wider Wars of the Three first (–) and second (–) wars pitted the supporters of King Charles I against the supporters of the Long Result: Parliamentarian victory, Execution of The English Civil Wars book.

A clear, readable introduction to the English Civil Wars, this text is ideal for the general liar with 17th century English history.

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English Civil Wars, also called Great Rebellion, (–51), fighting that took place in the British Isles between supporters of the monarchy of Charles I (and his son and successor, Charles II) and opposing groups in each of Charles’s kingdoms, including Parliamentarians in England, Covenanters in Scotland, and Confederates in English Civil Wars are traditionally considered to.

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The English Civil Wars ofpart of a broader pattern of civil conflict in Britain and Ireland between and caused by a clash between King Charles I and Parliament over issues of religion, the constitutional role and limitations of monarchy and command and control of military forces, set the stage for the evolution of the modern British constitution and the British Army.

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The English Civil Wars by Blair Worden,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Fought between –, the English Civil War saw King Charles I (–) battle Parliament for control of the English government.

The war began as a result of a conflict over the power of the monarchy and the rights of Parliament. During the early phases of the war, the Parliamentarians expected to retain Charles as king, but with expanded powers for Parliament. Online shopping for English Civil War from a great selection at Books Store.

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English Civil War: Charles offended Puritans by upholding the rituals of the Anglican Church. In addition, inCharles tried to force the Presbyterian Scots to accept a version of the Anglican prayer book.

He wanted both his kingdoms to follow one religion.

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The Scots rebelled, assembled a huge army, and threatened to invade England. ENGLISH CIVIL WAR HSTEU James I Stuart James VI of Scotland and James I of England. James VI of Scotland enforcement of Book of Common Prayer uniform services throughout England 2) theology: latitudinarian (broad access to salvation) anti-predestinarianFile Size: 3MB.

Below is my Top 10 list of games covering the English Civil War(s). These are games that meet substantially all of the following criteria: (1) focuses on the English Civil War(s); (2) can be strategic in scale or covering individual battles of the English Civil War(s); (3) primarily a wargame, but can address elements of the political, diplomatic and economic pressures associated with the.

The English Civil War at First Hand by Tristram Hunt -uses first hand accounts to narrate the war and finally as a general overview- A Brief History of the English Civil War by John Miller is a very good, short, readable but not too dense introduction to the period.

The periodone of the most turbulent in the history of mainland Britian, saw the country torn by civil wars. Focusing on the English and Welsh wars this book examines the causes, course and consequences of the conflicts.

While offering a concise military account that assesses the wars in their national, regional and local contexts, Dr Gaunt provides a full appraisal of the severity. King Charles I. The English Civil Wars and Virginia. Contributed by Carla Pestana.

The English Civil Wars (–) were a pair of civil wars fought in England that set King Charles I and his supporters against supporters of the English parliament, which opposed his policies. These wars and the resulting changes to English and colonial government affected Virginia in a number of ways.

Pen & Sword’s list of books on the English Civil War makes a substantial contribution to historical writing on the subject. The range of the list is wide, from scholarly studies of the decisive battles and descriptions of the armies involved to the assessments of the leading commanders and.

English civil war, –48, the conflict between King Charles I of England and a large body of his subjects, generally called the "parliamentarians," that culminated in the defeat and execution of the king and the establishment of a republican commonwealth.

The Nature of the Struggle The struggle has also been called the Puritan Revolution because the religious complexion of the king's. This is the first of two volumes in the Elite series exploring the recruitment, organisation, and tactics of the soldiers of the English Civil War.

This book opens with an account of the origins of the military theory used by both sides, before discussing the weapons, logistics and management of the infantry throughout the Civil War : $   The top 10 civil war novels From Roman legions to medieval mayhem, Cavaliers and Roundheads to the crushing of ideals in the 20th century, there Author: Robert Wilton.

The "English Civil War" of the mid th Century was part of a wider conflict that involved Scotland and Ireland as well as England and Wales.

Also called "The Wars of the Three Kingdoms" and the "English Revolution", the British Civil Wars and Commonwealth period witnessed the trial and execution of a king, the formation of a republic in File Size: KB. English civil war, –48, the conflict between King Charles I Charles I, –, king of England, Scotland, and Ireland (–49), second son of James I and Anne of Den.

The English Civil War: A People's History by Diane Purkiss pp, HarperCollins, £ When Charles I's head was finally parted from the rest of. This is a remarkable popular history of the English Civil War, from the perspectives of those involved in this most significant turning point in British history.

This compelling history, culminating in the execution of Charles I, brings to life the people who fought in it, died in it, and in doing so changed the history of the world forever. In an excitingly fresh approach to the period, Diane. The Impact of the English Civil War on the Economy of London, is an important book for scholars interested in the English Civil War or seventeenth-century London.

While addressing economic issues, the book is not a cliometric study, so potential readers should not expect extensive use of economic theory or quantitative data.

This book, through the study of the events and personages for and by whom these medals were created, places them within the historical context of the times. These volumes will be a welcome addition to the libraries of all who have an interest in the military rewards. The English Civil War happened in the middle 17th term civil war is a war where the sides involved in the fighting are from the same country.

At the centre, there was a struggle between King Charles I and the Parliament of England over how England should be ruled. The King wanted to rule without Parliament telling him what to do. At first Parliament wanted to reduce the King's.The Second English Civil War is one in a series of connected conflicts in the kingdoms of England, incorporating Wales, Scotland, and collectively as the to Wars of the Three Kingdoms, others include the Irish Confederate Wars, the to Bishops' Wars, and the Cromwellian conquest of on: England and Wales.