God's Englishman

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    A nuanced biography of Oliver Cromwell, breaking down Cromwell's life into different parts: fenland farmer and humble backbencher; stalwart of the good old cause and the New Model Army; key figure of the Commonwealth; and finally Lord Protector. Hill leads the reader unsentimentally through Cromwell's life from his beginnings in Huntingdonshire to his brutal end. Hill brings all his considerable knowledge of the period to bear on the relationships God's Englishman had with God and England. Such a detailed understanding of the workings of providence is vital to understanding Cromwell.

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    Number of Pages: 320
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780140137118
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    Listed in: Historical, political & military, British & Irish history, c 1450/1500 to c 1700
    Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd

    Books by Christopher Hill

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    RRP: £16.99

    Total: £12.65

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