English Civil War books

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    My Revision Notes: AQA AS/A-Level History: The English Revolution, 1625-1660 (Paperback) Oliver Bullock, David Farr

    Target success in AQA AS/A-level History with this proven formula for effective, structured revision; key content coverage is combined with exam preparation activities and exam-style questions to create a revision guide that students can rely on to review, strengthen and test their knowledge.

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    The English Civil Wars (English, Paperback) Blair Worden

    A brilliant appraisal of the Civil War and its long-term consequences, by an acclaimed historian.

    $9.10 $16.95
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    The English Civil War (Multiple languages, Hardback) Peter Gaunt

    In this vividly narrated history of the deadly conflict that engulfed the nation during the 1640s, Peter Gaunt shows that, with the exception of World War I, the death-rate was higher than any other contest in which Britain has participated.

    $23.52 $35.00
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    Cromwell's Buffoon (English, Hardback) Robert Hodkinson

    Colonel Thomas Pride was central to one of the English Civil War's key events: the arrest and exclusion of 140 Members of Parliament at Westminster in December 1648. Those that remained in the House of Commons – the Rump – voted to bring King Charles I to trial, resulting in the first and only public execution of a British Monarch. But while this monumental episode of early modern history -...

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    Hey for Old Robin! (English, Paperback) Alan Turton

    ‘Hey For Old Robin!’ was the cry of the Earl of Essex’s army during the First Civil War as, contrary to modern popular belief, Robert Devereux was well-liked by the men he led. This book fills a gap in the literature of the Civil Wars, taking up the challenge to write a new history of Essex and his Army and examining the often-repeated view that he was a cautious dullard with little military...

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    The History of the Rebellion (English, Paperback) Edward Hyde,Earl of Clarendon

    Clarendon's History chonicles the English Civil War from the perspective of someone intimately involved in the events he describes. This classic work is admired for its literary quality as well as its historical value; this new selection also contains passages from The Life, Clarendon's autobiography, to produce a vivid narrative history.

    $16.29 $24.95
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    The Flintlock Musket (English, Paperback) Stuart Reid, Steve Noon

    Featuring artwork, this study examines the role that the flintlock played in close-order combat on European and other battlefields around the world. This book shows how tactical doctrines were successfully developed to overcome the weapon's inherent limitations, and more.

    $16.30 $18.95
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    A Brief History of the English Civil Wars (Paperback) John Miller

    Superb one volume account of the English Civil Wars.

    $10.72 $14.22
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    Charles I and the People of England (Multiple languages, Hardback) David Cressy

    The story of the reign of Charles I - through the lives of his people. Prize-winning historian David Cressy re-creates the broadest possible panorama of early Stuart England, as it slipped from complacency to revolution

    $31.06 $49.95
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    Pulpit in Parliament (English, Hardback) John Frederick Wilson

    Before the outbreak of hostilities between Charles I and the Long Parliament, the King had authorized a regular monthly fast for the realm which members of parliament later adopted as a program of national humiliation. At the invitation of individual members of parliament, two preachers, generally leading puritan clerics connected with the Westminster Assembly, which had been convened for the...

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    The Cavalier Army (English, Paperback) Wilfrid Emberton

    The English Civil War of 1642-6 was one of the most formative periods of British history. This book, originally published in 1974, was one of the first to explore in depth the situation of the common soldier - how he was trained, clothed, equipped , fed and paid; how he amused himself, was disciplined and cared for medically. As well as discussing aspects such as uniforms, pensions and the drill &...

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    The English Civil War at First Hand (Paperback) Tristram Hunt

    Almost a quarter of a million lives were lost as King and Parliament battled for their religious and political ideals in the English Civil War. This title offers a narrative based on the first-hand accounts of those who witnessed these traumatic events.

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    The English Civil Wars 1642-1651 (English, Paperback) Peter Gaunt

    Including the personal experiences and biographies of key players, this text examines the causes, course and consequences of the English Civil War. Dr Gaunt offers a concise military account, providing an assessment of the severity of the conflict and the extent of its impact on civilian life.

    $17.56 $19.95
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    Operation Market Garden (English, Paperback) Malcolm Wanklyn

    This book provides a full listing of the troop and company commanders who served in the New Model Army during the first four years of its existence. This is the first time that the officer corps of the New Model Army has been pieced together on such a scale and with such an extensive range of source materials.

    $25.28 $39.95
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    A Confusion of Tongues (English, Hardback) Charles W. A. Prior

    A study of the political and religious ideas that contributed to the collapse of the authority of Charles I in 1642. Aids the historical understanding of the causes and nature of the English civil war, and challenges two of the dominant interpretations of the conflict.

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    Royalists and Royalism During the English Civil Wars (English, Paperback) Jason McElligott

    This volume of essays focuses on the largely neglected aspect of royalism during the English Civil Wars.

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    A/AS Level History for AQA the English Revolution, 1625-1660 Student Book (Multiple languages, Paperback) Thomas Wheeley

    A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the AQA 2015 A/AS Level History.

    $32.41 $36.05
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    Worship, Civil War and Community, 1638-1660 (English, Hardback) Chris R. Langley

    Based on extensive archival research, Langley's study examines the interaction between warfare and religion in Civil War-era Scotland. The study will be of value to scholars researching the Civil War and Reformation as well as religious history and warfare more generally.

    $121.49 $153.00
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    "A General Plague of Madness" (Paperback) Stephen Bull

    A narrative of the civil war period in Lancashire, including the sieges of Lathom House, the 'massacre' at Bolton, the Battle of Preston and many other nationally important military engagements within the county.

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    God's Fury, England's Fire (English, Paperback) Michael Braddick

    The sequence of civil wars that ripped England apart in the seventeenth century was one of the most devastating conflicts in its history. This book illuminates what it was like to live through a time of terrifying violence, religious fervor and radical politics.

    $22.18 $31.95
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