Oliver Cromwell: A Profile of the Lord Protector — London, Marriage, Charles I, and Parliament

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

On a misty morning in October 1618, Oliver Cromwell was present in Palace Yard (the famous open space in the city of Westminster) where he witnessed the beheading of Sir Walter Raleigh, the last of the Tudors and the author of…

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