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English Civil War Archaeology (English Heritage)

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Historic England’s Register of Historic Battlefields identifies 46 important English battlefields, of which 22 relate to the English Civil War/Wars of the Three Kingdoms. Read more: The Battle of Edgehill & The Start of the Civil War THE NATIONAL CIVIL WAR CENTRE is housed in a fascinating building spanning five centuries: a Tudor core, Georgian schoolhouse, Victorian additions and modern glass carapace.

The storytelling, however, is pure 21 st century. The artifacts are given room to breathe. There is minimal text on the wall with optional “digging. The English Civil War (–) was a series of civil wars and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers"), mainly over the manner of England's governance and issues of religious freedom.

It was part of the wider Wars of the Three first (–) and second (–) wars pitted the supporters of King Charles I against the.

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Do note however that the author has produced a number of similar books over the years, with remarkably similiar titles - as for example his 'Archaeology of the English Civil War' which can easily get confused with this volume/5.

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The battle has not been studied in detail but the battlefield has been subject to extensive amateur metal detecting, but until now only a. Archaeology of the English Civil War (Shire Archaeology).

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Archaeology - Humanities - Books JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. Richard Cust Reassesses the Thinking Behind the Biggest Military Blunder of the English Civil War, Charles I's Decision to Fight the New Model Army at Naseby in June By Cust, Richard History Today, Vol.

55, No. 10, October   The English Civil Wars (–51) comprised the deadliest conflict in history fought on British soil, in which brother took up arms against brother, father fought against son, and towns, cities, and villages fortified themselves in the cause of Royalists or Parliamentarians.

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Castles and town walls bear the marks of attack, churches reveal scars of desecration, and ruined houses are silent witnesses to the conflict.

The English Civil Wars () stemmed from conflict between Charles I and Parliament over an Irish insurrection. The first war was settled. This book is a good read, a valuable reference work. Fortress Study Group.

If you read only one book about the English Civil War, I recommend "Sieges of the Civil Wars", by John Barratt. He reaches back into the past and describes the events of the sieges and the people : £ View Archaeology of the English Civil War Research Papers on for free. If you want something more modern there is Trevor Royle's 'Civil War: The War of the Three Kingdoms ' for the political and military aspects.

For the social side, although I haven't read it, Diane Purkiss's 'The English Civil War: A People's History' is supposed to be good. English Civil Wars, also called Great Rebellion, (–51), fighting that took place in the British Isles between supporters of the monarchy of Charles I (and his son and successor, Charles II) and opposing groups in each of Charles’s kingdoms, including Parliamentarians in England, Covenanters in Scotland, and Confederates in English Civil Wars are traditionally considered to.Battlefield archaeology is essential to improving our understanding the conflicts that defined America — uncovering the stories where records are scarce to provide a more complete understanding of the battles that forged our nation.