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The trial and execution of Charles I

John Langdon-Davies

The trial and execution of Charles I

by John Langdon-Davies

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Published by JonathanCape in London .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled and edited by John Langdon-Davies.
SeriesJackdaw special
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Open LibraryOL20019109M

  The execution of Britain's King Charles I is one of the most shocking events in England's history. CV Wedgwood (Dame Cecily Veronica Wedgwood), noted historian and expert on the English Civil Wars, in tackled the daunting enterprise of unearthing, sifting through, and interpreting the primary documents pertaining to the final year of Charles's by: 7. : THE TRIAL AND EXECUTION OF KING CHARLES I: FACSIMILES OF THE CONTEMPORARY ACCOUNTS CONTAINED IN: THE CHARGE OF THE COMMONS OF ENGLAND AGAINST CHARLS STUART, KING CHARLS HIS TRYAL, KING CHARLS HIS SPEECH MADE UPON THE SCAFFOLD: The Scolar Press Ltd, Leeds, , hb no d/w, 1st thus, red cloth boards with gilt Price: $

THE TRIAL AND EXECUTION OF CHARLES I* CLIVE HOLMES Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford ABSTRACT. This article challenges the recent interpretation of the trial of Charles I which sees it as an ‘extended negotiation’, an attempt to achieve a settlement Cited by: 8. For some who had taken part in Charles I’s trial or execution, this meant imprisonment, or death by the awful execution reserved for traitors. Others managed to ingratiate themselves with the new regime. Richard Ingoldsby, who had signed Charles I’s Death Warrant, made his peace with Charles II /5(6).

The anonymous account of Charles' death appears in Robinson, James Harvey, Readings in European History (); Schama, Simon, A History of Britain vol. II (); Wedgwood, C. V, A Coffin for King Charles; the Trial and Execution of Charles I (). How To Cite This Article. Following the trial of Charles I in January , 59 commissioners (judges) signed his death , along with several key associates and numerous court officials, were the subject of punishment following the restoration of the monarchy in with the coronation of Charles s I's trial and execution had followed the second English Civil War in which his supporters, Royalist.


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See search results for this author. Are you an author. /5(33). C.V. Wedgwood's 'A Coffin For King Charles: The Trial and Execution of Charles I' is generally considered the classic account of the trial and execution of Charles I. The book opens in late with Charles captive on the Isle of Wight.

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Having been shown a volume of contemporary news sheets describing the trial and execution of King Charles I, John later recalled: “The book seemed to take me straight to the heart of the seventeenth century.

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British special agent Jeremiah Black, an officer of the King’s Guard, lands on a lonely beach in the wee hours of the morning in late November The revolution. A plate depicting the Trial of Charles I in Januaryfrom John Nalson's "Record of the Trial of Charles I, " in the British Museum.

The High Court of Justice was the court established by the Rump Parliament to try Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland. Skip trial. 1 month free. Find out why Close. Oliver Cromwell: Execution Of Charles I vzok.

Loading Unsubscribe from vzok. The Execution of Charles I: Killing a King - Duration: Excerpts from primary sources, per the series format, recreate Charles' trial and execution and the events surrounding it, beginning with a glance backwards as far as Elizabeth I's death. Leaders of Parliament, 17th century historians and diarists advance the story to reveal Charles' legacy from James I — an emotional briar patch of politics, religion and finance.

A Coffin for King Charles: The Trial and Execution of Charles I, by C. Wedgwood (read 30 Oct ) This is not a sequel to the The King's Peace and The King's War.

It begins in November of and ends with the King's death (on ) and burial (beside Henry VIII and Jane Seymour!) at Windsor on Feb 8, /5(5). One Loyalist thinks killing Washington would be simpler, but a trial in London might force the rebels to a settlement. Lord North wants a “thorough and slow” investigation prior to the trial, to allow time to negotiate the war’s end.

Meanwhile, King George III wants a Author: Charles Rosenberg. King Charles the Martyr, or Charles, King and Martyr, is a title of Charles I, who was King of England, Scotland and Ireland from until his execution on 30 January The title was used by high church Anglicans who regarded Charles's execution as a feast day in the Anglican calendar of saints is 30 January, the anniversary of his execution in Born: 19 NovemberDunfermline Palace.

Synopsis: This book is a history of the trial and execution of King Charles I; on Novem the Puritan Army demanded the king be brought to trial, on Janu the king was executed, "It is the purpose of this book to describe the events of those ten weeks." the AuthorSeller Rating: % positive.

The trial and execution of a King of England is so extraordinary a happening, in one of the world's oldest and most successful monarchies that it ought not to be forgotten. The trial and execution of King Charles I, in many ways a cultivated and intelligent monarch and a. Reprint. Originally published: New York: Macmillan, Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Pages:   From the Channel 4 series 'The Devil's Whore'.

This section accurately dramatises the trial and execution of King Charles I of England. Peter Capaldi plays Charles I. The Trial and Execution of the Traitor George Washington by Charles Rosenberg breathes fresh life into the sometimes stagnant annals of history.

The reader will come away hard-pressed not to feel the consequences of these fictional events.3/4(8). The reign of Charles I, defined by religious conflict, a titanic power struggle with Parliament, and culminating in the English Civil Wars, the execution of the king, and the brief abolition of the monarchy, was one of the most turbulent in English history.

Six years after the First Civil War began, and following Charles’ support for the failed Royalist uprising of the Second Civil War, an.with Charles I', in Jason Peacey, ed., The regicides and the execution of Charles I (Basingstoke, ), pp.

In order of publication, the key works are 'Staging the trial of Charles I', in Peacey, ed., The regicides and the execution of Charles I, pp. ; 'The death of .The Trial of Charles I: a documentary history User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

The story of Charles I's trial and execution has been told many times before, but in this work the relevant historical documents (newspapers, letters, parliamentry papers) have been gathered together Read full review.