Oliver Cromwell Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

Ashley, Maurice. "Cromwell and the Coming of Civil War." In The Greatness of Oliver Cromwell, pp. 76-91. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1957.

Charts Cromwell's early days in Parliament, the conflicts between Charles I and Parliament, and Cromwell's actions against what were regarded as Charles I's excesses.

——. "Cromwell the Avenger: The Second Civil War and the Execution of King Charles I." In The Greatness of Oliver Cromwell, pp. 196-214. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1957.

Focuses on Charles I's determination to win back the English throne, the renewal of fighting as a result, and...

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