English Civil War

The English Civil War (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") in the Kingdom of England over, principally, the manner of its government. Conflict also took place in Scotland and Ireland at this time. The war ended with the execution of Charles I and the replacement of English monarchy with the Commonwealth of England under Oliver Cromwell's rule.
Prior to the English Civil War of the 17th century, several other English conflicts were termed "civil wars", including The Anarchy (1135–54) and the Wa

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Recall the cold Of Towton on Palm Sunday before dawn, Wakefield, Tewkesbury : fastidious trumpets Shrilling into the ruck ; some trampled Acres, parched, sodden or blanched by sleet, Stuck with strange-postured dead. Recall the wind's Flurrying, darkness over the human mire.
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