Battle of Worcester

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Historical Context Note

Oliver Cromwell defeats Charles II at Worcester, forcing him to flee to France. Charles I's son, who has been recognised as King by the Scots, he then remains abroad until his Restoration in 1660.

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Citation:
Editors. "Battle of Worcester". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2427, accessed 24 November 2014.]


Related Groups

  1. English Civil War