English Civil War - Background

Why did Britain fight a civil war in the 17th century?  What caused the people to:

See, also:

English Civil War - Cromwell is Victorious

English Civil War - Life After the King is Beheaded

English Civil War - Lord Protector Cromwell

Media Credits

This video clip, from Dr. David Starkey's documentary on the British monarchy (Monarchy with David Starkey) helps us to understand what happened during England's Civil War. Copyright, BBC, all rights reserved. Online via BBC Worldwide Channel at YouTube. Clip provided here as fair use for educational purposes.


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