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Taking Sides - Parliament and the King

Taking Sides - Parliament and the King Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Charles I needed their support; they listed their grievances. There was no way back for Parliament and King

The Roots of the Irish Rebellion

The Roots of the Irish Rebellion Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
What were the roots of the Irish Rebellion?

New Model Army

New Model Army Copyright free image Credit: Public domain
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Fair pay, and a freedom from meddling MPs formed the heart of Cromwell's plans for a New Model Army

The English Civil War: The Breakdown - Introduction

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The English Civil War: The Breakdown - Introduction Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Tristram Hunt introduces the second section of the Civil War: The Breakdown of relationships in the nations.

Henrietta Maria

Henrietta Maria Creative commons image Credit: mharrsch under CC-BY-NC-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A genuine love story, a terrible judge of the political temperature: Charles' queen Henrietta Maria

The Engagement

The Engagement Copyrighted image Credit: SouthEastern Star under CC-BY-NC-ND licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Two years of an uneasy peace were about to end with the engagement

Raising the standard

Raising the standard Creative commons image Credit: hans s under CC-BY-ND licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Charles I called for the support of his people

Timeline 1636

Timeline 1636 Copyrighted image Credit: Secisek via Wikimedia
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A year-by-year guide to the key events of the Civil War

Parliament - Splits and Divisions

Parliament - Splits and Divisions Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Parliament wouldn't be Parliament without a few splits and divisions

Laudians and Puritans

Laudians and Puritans Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Two groups struggling for preferment: The Laudians and the Puritans