Biography of Richard Cromwell, 1626-1712, the Second Protector
|Author: ||Butler, John|
Using available primary sources such as Richard Cromwell's letters, this volume presents a fuller and more interesting portrait of Cromwell than has hitherto been available, useful to both the historian and the general reader with interest in the period.
"Butler has written a biography of Richard Cromwell intended for a wide audience, including general readers. His style is clear and his command of biographical sources firm. . . . Butler has certainly offered an improvement over earlier biographies of Richard Cromwell - several Cromwellian sources are printed here and Butler provides new insights. . . " - Choice