Earl of Essex surrenders at Fowey

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Historical Context Note

The Earl of Essex's Parliamentarian army surrenders to Charles I near Fowey. Essex himself manages to avoid the King's clutches through escaping by sea.

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Editors. "Earl of Essex surrenders at Fowey". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2278, accessed 25 July 2014.]


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  1. English Civil War