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by Pauline Gregg

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ISBN:
0460047094
Author:
Pauline Gregg
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English
Publisher:
J.M. Dent (1988)
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344 pages
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The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged.

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Oliver Cromwell book. Pauline Gregg was a British historian. Her published works concentrated on the period of the English Civil Wars of the 17th century and the history of social life in Britain

Oliver Cromwell book. Her published works concentrated on the period of the English Civil Wars of the 17th century and the history of social life in Britain. During her schooldays she became attracted to socialism through the writings of William Morris. She joined the Labour League of Youth and later the Independent Labour party, and addressed meetings from the back of a coal cart, Pauline Gregg was a British historian.

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Oliver Cromwell, English soldier and statesman, who led parliamentary forces in the English Civil Wars and was lord protector of England, Scotland . Oliver Cromwell, painting by Robert Walker; in the National Portrait Gallery, London.

Oliver Cromwell, English soldier and statesman, who led parliamentary forces in the English Civil Wars and was lord protector of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1653–58) during the republican Commonwealth. Learn more about the life and accomplishments of Cromwell in this article.

Oliver Cromwell became increasingly frustrated by the inability of Parliament to get anything done. His biographer, Pauline Gregg, has pointed out: "He realized that all revolutions are about power and he was asking himself who, or what, should exercise that power. He knew, moreover, that whoever or whatever was in control must be strong enough to propel the state in one direction. This he learned from his battle experience.

Oliver Cromwell (25 April 1599 – 3 September 1658) was an English military and political leader. He served as Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland "and of the dominions thereto belonging" from 1653 until his. He served as Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland "and of the dominions thereto belonging" from 1653 until his death, acting simultaneously as head of state and head of government of the new republic. Cromwell was born into the middle gentry to a family descended from the sister of King Henry VIII's minister Thomas Cromwell.

Biographical studies of Cromwell are legion and range for excellent to dire

A select bibliography of biographies, monographs, collections and some important journal articles. Older biographical studies. Biographical studies of Cromwell are legion and range for excellent to dire. Although inevitably dated in places, the studies written by the two greatest late Victorian historians of the man and his era remain masterpieces – . Gardiner, Cromwell’s Place in History (1897), Gardiner, Oliver Cromwell (1901) and . Firth, Oliver Cromwell and the Rule of the Puritans (1900).

Oliver Cromwell: Biography of Oliver Cromwell.

Oliver Cromwell was born at Huntingdon, into the ranks of the English gentry on 25th April, 1599, during the latter years of the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, he was the son of Robert and Elizabeth Cromwell (nee Steward). Oliver was distantly related to Thomas Cromwell, Henry VIII's minister, his father being descended from Thomas' sister, Katherine Cromwell. Katherine married a Welshman, Morgan ap Williams. Their son Richard, adopted his mother's English surname.