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Fear that generousity to Catholics might lead to a full switch back to Rome sparked the Glorious Revolution
Edgehill: an account of the battle
As the figurehead of the struggle, a lot came down to Charles' tactics and personality
TV, Radio & Events
Tristram Hunt introduces the final chapter - what happened next, as the nation struggled to live with the aftershocks?
With the King gone, how would the Kingdom fare as a Republic?
Follow the map showing the Scottish invasion into northern England
Inspired by Cromwell, and in the face of possible defeat, a new approach was needed by Parliament
Tristram Hunt introduces the third section of our exploration of the Civil War: Taking Sides.
The imperfect development of political consciousness in the mid- seventeenth century is revealed in the Stuart Restoration
Charles made a fateful decision when he turned away from a battlie at Turnham Green
Against advice, Charles led his men to a messy, bloody defeat at Naseby
Tristram Hunt introduces the fourth chapter of our retelling of the Civil War: Total War.
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