Life & times of Charles I by David R. Watson

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .

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  • Charles -- I, -- King of England.

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Statementintroduction by Antonia Fraser.
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Open LibraryOL16798255M
ISBN 100297004360

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Charles I, king of Great Britain and Ireland (–49), whose authoritarian rule and quarrels with Parliament provoked a civil war that led to his execution.

He carried on the belief in royal absolutism that was advocated by his father, James I, who began the antagonistic relationship with Parliament during his reign.

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