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Oliver Cromwell in the English Civil War

Oliver Cromwell was the first man in history to unite the kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland.  He then ruled these lands with nearly unbounded power as Lord Protector have the authority over even the church.  This all began with … Continue reading

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Glorious Revolution or Dutch Invasion?

The Glorious Revolution took place in 1688 when Parliament requested for William of Orange from Holland to invade and take the throne from James II and he agreed. Parliament was “fed up with Catholic King James II and alarmed at … Continue reading

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