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Malcolm Wanklyn,Frank Jones's A Military History of the English Civil War: 1642-1649 PDF

By Malcolm Wanklyn,Frank Jones

A army heritage of the English Civil War examines how the civil battle used to be received, who fought for whom, and why it ended. With a straight forward type and transparent chronology that allows readers to make their very own decisions and pursue their very own pursuits extra, this unique background offers a radical critique of the explanations which have been stated for Parliament's victory and the King's defeat in 1645/46. It discusses the strategic concepts of the Parliamentary and Royalist commanders and councils of battle and analyses the selections they made, arguing that the King’s defective command constitution was once extra answerable for his defeat than Sir Thomas Fairfax's strategic aptitude. It additionally argues that the way in which that assets have been used, instead of the assets themselves, clarify why the conflict ended whilst it did.

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