This fascinating docuseries explores the conflict that toppled the English monarchy in the 17th century, only for the crown to be restored a decade later.
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- S1 E1 - The BreakdownThe arrogant religious policies of King Charles I divided England, and relations with Parliament cracked under the pressure.Available to buy
- S1 E2 - Taking SidesEvents across the Irish Sea accelerated war in England as the relationship between Parliament and the king collapsed, dividing the country into Roundheads and Cavaliers.Available to buy
- S1 E3 - Total WarCromwell's victory at Marston Moor secured his rise to power. In Scotland, the English Civil War degenerated into a brutal clan feud between the MacDonalds and Campbells.Available to buy
- S1 E4 - The EndgameWhile the king is held to ransom by Parliament, Cromwell's New Model Army is in Putney debating radical proposals. Charles escapes and reignites the war.Available to buy