The English Civil War: Papists, Gentlewomen, Soldiers and Witchfinders in the Birth of Modern Britain.
Skilled narrative history of an intense, violent period that changed Western governments forever. Illustrations. Wide range of sources cited throughout; takes you to the time and helps you understand the people - Charles I, Milton, Cromwell, and many lesser known. Perseus, NY: 2006. 627 pgs. Hb, dj. NEW. $22.00