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Oliver Cromwell Philip Steele

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Hardback 32 pages

ISBN:
9780750260510
Size:
9 x 192 x 257mm
Published:
11th Mar 2010
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Series:
Extraordinary Lives
England
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Overview

This book explores the life of Oliver Cromwell, from his early years and schooling through to his political and family life.

Contents

Oliver Cromwell - an extraordinary man of politics 4 Young Oliver 6 A married man 8 The proud king 10 Civil war 12 A game of chess 14 The king on trial 16 The Commonwealth 18 In Ireland and Scotland 20 Seizing power 22 Lord Protector 24 Why is Oliver Cromwell important today? 26 A walk through the life of Oliver Cromwell and quiz 28-29 Topic web 30 Glossary 31 Further information and index 32

Author

Philip Steele is an experienced editor and writer of information books for children. Philips writes on social issues, the natural world, lands and peoples and history.

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