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Cotswolds in the Civil War

R. W. Jennings

Cotswolds in the Civil War

by R. W. Jennings

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Published by Corinium Museum for Cotswold District Council in Cirencester .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Cotswold Hills (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649.,
    • Cotswold Hills (England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [17]

      Statement[by] R. W. Jennings.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA415 .J46
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[18] p. :
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4615108M
      LC Control Number77379151

      Buy American Civil War books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery. Journey through a fairy-tale landscape of verdant hills, wooded glens, and charming villages on a delightful Cotswolds walking tour. Follow the famous Cotswold Way and Monarch’s Way, and tour pretty villages, feeling century-old stones beneath your feet. In Bath, soak in the city’s historic ambiance much as the ancient Romans soaked in the.

      The English Civil War (–) was a series of civil wars and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") principally over the manner of England's first (–) and second (–) wars pitted the supporters of King Charles I against the supporters of the Long Parliament, while the third (–) saw fighting Result: Parliamentarian victory, Execution of King . Faringdon is in the Vale of the White Horse and lies about 30 minutes drive South West of Oxford. It is a beautiful small town and lies between two rivers The Ock and The Thames. Its strategic position between the Thames and Ridgeway has given rise to a long history for the town.

      The Essentials: Six Books on the Civil War These six histories of the Civil War that are must-reads if you want to better understand the conflict A group of officers in Culpeper, Virginia reading.   With its gentle hills and timeless villages, the Cotswold countryside is a vision of natural beauty and rural calm, but it is also a region rich in history. In this new addition to the Landscapes of the Imagination series, Jane Bingham offers an intriguing portrait of the Cotswolds over the Author: Jane Bingham.


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