Swordsmen in Power : War and Politics under the English Republic, 1649-1660

By: Hainsworth, Roger

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An entertaining, detailed and authoritative account in which the Professor devotes the first half of the book to the Commonwealth's formation and its struggles against its domestic and foreign enemies whilst the second half examines the rule of the Protector, his court, internal and external policies, and the unnecessary war with Spain, with its combination of naval glory and futile expenditure of blood and treasure. Previous owner's details and bookplate to ffep else a clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w protected by a plastic film - 291 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.

Title: Swordsmen in Power : War and Politics under the English Republic, 1649-1660

Author Name: Hainsworth, Roger

Categories: The Stuarts,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing: 1997

ISBN Number: 0750905719

ISBN Number 13: 9780750905718

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 041117

Keywords: GREAT BRITAIN_POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT_1603-1714 WAR_HISTORY,