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1st Edition

England Without a King 1649-60

ISBN 9780415104562
Published May 20, 1983 by Routledge
62 Pages

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Book Description

Professor Woolrych surveys the establishment and history if the Commonwealth and Protectorate, first explaining how the country lost its king, and how Oliver Cromwell became Lord Protector. Professor Woolrych challenges accepted views on the nature of the Protectorate, and finally offers some guidelines to the tangled period between Cromwell's death and the Restoration.