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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

Endgame - Regicide

Endgame - Regicide Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The King had gone too far - and Parliament weighed the ultimate sanction: Regicide

The Putney Debates

The Putney Debates Creative commons image Credit: Jim Linwood under CC-BY licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Questions of suffrage and property were at the heart of the Putney Debates

John Lilburne and the Levellers

John Lilburne and the Levellers
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Inspiring a battle over land rather than religion: John Lilburne and The Levellers

Charles' failed escape

Charles' failed escape Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
It was fear of land reform that led to Charles' failed escape

Endgame - Between the wars

Endgame - Between the wars Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
While Charles fled his captors, the army debated what the new world should look like. It wasn't peaceful between the wars

Pride's Purge

Pride's Purge Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
To clear the way for a trial of the King, first Parliament had to be 'cleansed' by Pride's purge

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?

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