Editors. "Charles I offers some concessions". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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In the course of negotiations at Newport on the Isle of Wight between the King and Parliamentary representative, Charles I offers some concessions, allowing Parliament to take control of the militia for twenty years, and agreeing to Presbyterianism as the state religion for a period of three years.