Blair Worden, 11 October 1990
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Barrie and Jenkins, 666 pp., £20, May 1990, 0 7126 2190 3Show More
Oliver Cromwell and the English Revolution by John Morrill.
Longman, 300 pp., £17.95, May 1990, 0 582 06064 8Show More
The Writings of William Walwyn edited by Jack McMichael and Barbara Taft.
Georgia, 584 pp., $45, July 1989, 0 8203 1017 4Show More
“... him. And surely, this is something; surely this is enough.’ The statement is quoted by John Morrill in his introduction to the volume of essays he has edited, Oliver Cromwell and the English Revolution, a book, as he says, about ‘another man who rose from humble East Anglian roots to dominate his world’. Whether a substantial professional biography ...”