Oxford surrenders to Parliament

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Historical Context Note

The city of Oxford, the royalist headquarters, surrenders to a Parliamentarian force, effectively signifying the end of the first English Civil War and the defeat of Charles I.

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Citation:
Editors. "Oxford surrenders to Parliament". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2309, accessed 22 July 2014.]


Related Groups

  1. English Civil War