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OU on the BBC: Civil War - About the series

OU on the BBC: Civil War - About the series Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Sep 2008
The English Civil War was part of a wider struggle for supremacy between Catholics and Protestants in Europe.

OU on the BBC: Civil War

OU on the BBC: Civil War Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Sep 2008
Tristram Hunt tells the not-too-distant story of how the King was toppled and a Commonwealth established - only for Monarchy to return.

Aftershocks - The Restoration

Aftershocks - The Restoration Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The imperfect development of political consciousness in the mid- seventeenth century is revealed in the Stuart Restoration

Imposition of the Prayer Book

Imposition of the Prayer Book Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The bishops made worse the imposition of the Anglican Prayer Book

Endgame - The Second Civil War

Endgame - The Second Civil War Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
It was to be short, but brutal: the Second Civil War

War in Ireland

War in Ireland Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The conflict had a different complexion with the arrival of war in Ireland

The Breakdown - Early years of Charles I

The Breakdown - Early years of Charles I Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Not having been born to the throne, there were many mistakes in the early reign of Charles I

Timeline 1647

Timeline 1647 Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A year-by-year guide to the key events of the Civil War

Tremors - Reformation & Counter-reformation England

Tremors - Reformation & Counter-reformation England Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Henry VIII's desire for divorce sparks a reformation in England

The English Civil War: Aftershocks - 1650 - 1701 - Introduction

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The English Civil War: Aftershocks - 1650 - 1701 - Introduction Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Tristram Hunt introduces the final chapter - what happened next, as the nation struggled to live with the aftershocks?