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God’s Executioner: Oliver Cromwell and the Conquest of Ireland

The civil wars that engulfed the three kingdoms of England, Ireland and Scotland in the mid-17th century remain a battlefield, and generation after generation they retain a capacity to provoke passionate debate and heated historical controversy. Within this field, however, there is probably no single individual more likely to generate historiographical heat than Oliver Cromwell,Continue reading “God’s Executioner: Oliver Cromwell and the Conquest of Ireland”