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1.14- The Humble Petition and Advice

The dissolution of the First Protectorate Parliament led to the brief and unpopular Rule of the Major Generals. When the Second Protectorate Parliament was finally called they tried to make Oliver Cromwell king. 


 2013-12-23  29m

1.13- The Instrument of Government

The Instrument of Government was the first written constituion in English history. 


 2013-12-16  25m

1.12- In The Name of God Go

In 1653 Oliver Cromwell dissolved the Rump Parliament and then Barebone's Parliament dissolved itself. The Commonwealth was not getting off to a great start. 


 2013-12-09  28m

1.12b- Supplemental The Diggers

God wanted me to tell you that property is theft.   


 2013-12-02  12m

1.12a- Supplemental Freeborn John

For someone who was born free John Lilburne sure spent a lot of time in prison


 2013-12-02  11m

1.11a- Tour Announcement 2

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 2013-11-24  1m

1.11- The Crowning Mercy

Charles II raised an army of Scots to help him claim the throne, but they were defeated by Oliver Cromwell at Dunbar and Worcester.  


 2013-11-24  29m

1.10- Regicide

After Pride's Purge, Charles I was executed by the Rump Parliament on January 30, 1649. Then Cromwell invaded Ireland. 


 2013-11-18  27m

1.9- The Man of Blood

As the New Model Army debated the merits of constitutional democracy, King Charles was scheming to put himself back on the throne.   


 2013-11-11  29m

1.8- Checkmate

After the Battle of Naseby ended the King's chances for military victory, he became the frustrating center of post-war negotiations. 


 2013-11-04  25m