Oliver Cromwell: A Profile of the Lord Protector — Army & King

Seen through the pages of John Buchan’s biography of The Lord Protector

“But for him, as to most Englishmen, a king seemed an indispensable part of the mechanism of government…”

Cromwell interviews Charles I — Daniel Maclise. Image: Pinterest

But with the effective end of hostilities after Naseby confusion may certainly have ruled in Parliament, but when Fairfax was made commander of “all forces”…

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